Biography 
  born in Groningen (the Netherlands),   lives and works in Málaga, Spain, represented by Galerie Álafran, Diepenheim (NL).

 

Exhibitions (a selection)

2019    El Toko (duo), galeria El Toko Frigiliana, ES

2019  Naturaleza, International collective exhibition of engraving (group),   Mueso de Osuna (ES) and Gallery 102 in Tainan in Taiwan

2018   La Blanca Navidad 2018 (group), El Retorno de Lilith, Málaga ES

2016 Artist in Residence at Glo’Art, Lanaken BE

2016 Hof van Vertoon (group), Haagse Kunstkring HKK, The Hague NL

2016 Wassenaarse Salon8 (group), Galerie de Molen, Wassenaar NL

2016 Kunst in het Volkspark/Art in the Park Fair (duo) with Galerie Álafran, Enschede NL

2016 Galerie Álafran (duo), Diepenheim NL

2016 The golden section (group), K38, Roden NL

2016 Rondje Kunst Oosterpoort (group), Groningen NL

2016  Love and Lust (group), Galerie en kunstlievend genootschap Pictura, Groningen NL

2015 Orbitfest Winter Light Festival (group), Groningen NL

2015  Kunstmaand Ameland (group), Hollum NL

2015 Kunstmoment Diepenheim (group), Diepenheim NL

2015 Kunstschouw (group), Scharendijke NL

2015  Elements (group), Chie Art Gallery, Milan IT

2014  ‘Groningen from above’ (solo), former watertower ‘de Bovenkamer’, Groningen NL

2014 ‘Voorbeelden IV’ (group), initiated by the Dutch Society of Sculptors. Haagse  Kunstkring HKK, The Hague NL

2014 Kunstwerk Westvoorne (group), Westvoorne NL

2014 Peaking at the neighbours (group), Schildersbuurt, Groningen NL

2012 Steps (solo), Kunstruimte Noordwest, Stichting Kunstprojecten Noorderstation, Groningen NL

2012 Lines (group), graduation exhibition Academy Minerva, Groningen NL

2011 Lightcatchers (group), galerie BB Wei 96, Leeuwarden NL

 

Commissions

2019 Designs for ‘Innovate to Inspire’ project Firma Staco The Netherlands (NL)

2019  ‘Connected Spaces’ Installation in house of BBC presentator ms Jo Coburn in  Málaga (ES) (commissioned by Odette Groeneveld/Sine Concept)

2013 Installation ‘Lines’ at the University Library of Groningen NL

2013 Design ‘Klaas Dijkstra Academy prijs 2013’ Each year a former student of the Academy of Visual Arts is asked to design  an object that represents the Klaas Dijkstra Academy Price. The object is handed out to the best student of the present year.

2013 Sketch design ‘Thymos’,  ‘Kunst op maat’- assignment, commissioned by CBK Groningen for the restaurant of the House of Province in Groningen

 

Artist in Residence

2019  Kitty’s sculpture garden, Granada ES

2016  Glo’Art, Maasmechelen BE


Education

2006 – 2012 Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Academie Minerva, Groningen, NL

1996 – 2000 Bachelor in Business Information Techonology, Groningen, NL

 

Publications

2019  Catalogue Naturaleza 2014 Interview in online Art Magazine ‘Articulaction’

2013 Salongedachte, SMAHK (Stedelijk Museum Assen Hedendaagse Kunst)
Collections

Works in private and public collections in The Netherlands, Italy, Belgium and Spain.
Contact www.elswiering.nl wieringeh@gmail.com +31 (0) 6 42 22 45 82