Curriculum Vitae
Marc Bijl
Marc Bijl
Leerdam, the Netherlands,1970
Berlin (Germany)
Royal Academy of Art & Design, 's Hertogenbosch
Rennie Mackintosh School of Art, Glasgow
Public Collections selection
Collection MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporanea de Castilla y Leon, Leon, SP
Stedelijk Museum Collection, Amsterdam, NL
Collection Frac, Nord – Pas de Calais, FR
Collection HVCCA, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, New York, US
Collection Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, NL
Groninger Museum, NL
Chadha Art Collection, NL
Daskalopoulos Collection, GR
Solo shows (selection)
Solo booth at The Armory Show with Upstream Gallery, New York, US
Urban Gothic, Soloshow Groninger Museum, Groningen, NL
Light and Shadow, soloshow Upstream Gallery Amsterdam, NL
Urban Gothic, Groninger Museum, Groningen, NL
Light and Shadow, Gallery Upstream Amsterdam, NL
Never trust a rebel, Galerie Hauff, Stuttgart 2012
9/11 666777, Soloshow Upstream Gallery Amsterdam, NL
Bite The Beef, Kunstverein Artitude, Berlin, DE
Art Basel Miami Beach, under the auspices of The Breeder, US
The Simple Complexity of It All, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
Solo-exhibition DA2 Domus Artium Salamanca, SP
Arrested Development, Domis Artium, Salamanca, curated by Paco Barragan
Towards Our New Construction, The Breeder at Rental Galerie, Cologne, DE
New sites for personal structures, Upstream Gallery, NL
Solo-exhibition Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, DE
Solo booth at Art Forum Berlin with Upstream Gallery, DE
Afterhours, Cosmic Gallery, Paris, FR
Indy Structures, The Breeder, Athens, GR
Get the balance right, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Afterhours, GEM, museum of contemporary art, The Hague, NL
Chesed/Dien. The Breeder Project, Athens, GR
In times like these, Grafisch Atelier Utrecht, Utrecht, NL
A Passion Play, Museum Valkhof, Nijmegen, NL
Marc Bijl, Giorgio De Chirico Art Centre, Volos
The nation had been flirting...Casco, Utrecht, NL
Black Planet, Magazin 4, Bregenz, AT
The world won't listen, Bergman Frankfurt, DE
Defender, Artra Galleria, Milan, IT
1998 the hour of your death, KAPINOS Galerie, Berlin, DE
PORN, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
Make them doubt, Projektraum K&S, Berlin (de)
Keep on shooting in the artworld, Overslag, Eindhoven (nl)
Group Shows (selection)
TRACES, group exhibition at Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Art Berlin Contemporary, duo presentation with Upstream Gallery, Berlin, DE
4th Mediations Biennale, Poznan, PL
Dark Matters, TENT, Amsterdam, NL
Gewissheit, Franckeschen Stiftungen, Halle, DE
Faceless, Mediamatic, Amsterdam, NL
Hausbesetzung, Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, DE
2013 Remap 4 KM, Athens Greece, »Idiopolis« dialectics between subject and society
Frontviews Contemporary
Utopia, Senatsreservevenspeicher, Berlin, DE
Vision und Gewissheit, Franckeschen Stiftungen, Halle an der Saale, DE
This is not a videoclip, La Virreina Image Centre, Barcelona, SP
Love Illumination, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Dark Matters, Tent, Rotterdam, NL
Gewissheit und Vision, Franckeschen Stiftungen, Halle a/d Saale, DE
Faceless, Museum Quartier21, Vienna, AT
The Legend of the Shelves, Autocentre, Berlin, DE
The Glorious Rise and Fall…(and so on), KW14, Den Bosch, NL
Vision vs. Confrontation, Mondriaanhuis, Amersfoort, NL
International Sculpture Park Art Zuid, Amsterdam, NL
Biennale: Identifying Europe, RijksMuseum Twente, NL
‘...I Should Learn..”, Bugada & Cargnel Gallery, Paris, FR
My Safe reduction to form, Exile, Berlin, DE
Manifesta 9, Bel Etage, Genk, BE
Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Galleria Alessandro De March, Milan, IT
10 Jahre Autocentre, Berlin, DE
Out of Storage, Collection Frac, Timmerfabriek, Maastricht, NL
Laden Fuer Nights Dinner Fuer spinner, Wahrend Galerie, Leipzig, DE
Patria o Libertad! On Patriotism, Immigration and populism, Mocca, Toronto, CA
Dr Amen, The B-men,Tinderbox, Hamburg, DE
I Should have done that, Nest, The Hague, NL
MRBG 3, Berlin, DE
Trentatre, Artra Galleria, Milan, IT
The Collectors Show, Van Abbe Museum. Eindhoven, NL
Laws and Sausage, Nationalmuseum, Berlin, DE
What Happend to God?, ACC Galerie Weimar, DE
How To Philosophize With a Hammer, White Box New York, curated by Raul
Zamudio, US
Raumkontrolle, Berlin, DE
Halleluhwah, Galerie Abtart, Stuttgart, DE
In our nature, Bel-Etage Projects at 800qm, Berlin, DE
Search and Destroy, Gallerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin, DE
A portrait of the artist as a young man, Gallery Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart, DE
Backstage Rider, tagesspiegelgebaude, Berlin, DE
Generation 9/11, Het Gemak, The Hague, NL
Pop Hits, Based in Berlin, Autoventre, Berlin, DE
The Forgotten Years, 2007-2011, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, DE
Hollandse Meesters, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, NL
Apocolypse Now, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam, NL
De-Phasing-Patterns, Spazio Cabinet, Milano, NL
Neue Welt, view over Autocentre, Autocentre in Basel, Basel, AT
E-flux Pawnshop, Art Basel 2011, DE
Nieuwe Aanwinsten, Groninger Museum, NL
The people united will never be defeated, TENT Rotterdam, NL
C’ est ci n’est pas un Casino, Casino Luxembourgh, LU
C´est ci n´est pas un casino, Villa Merkel, Esslingen, DE
Patria o Libertad! Country or Liberty. The Rethoric of Patriotism, Cobra Museum
Amstelveen, NL
Bite the Beef, Artitude Kunstverein, Berlin, DE
Restless Empathy, Aspen Art Museum, DE
Mind the Bollocks, Expodium Utrecht, NL
Tough Love, Plataforma Revólver Lisbon, PT
Decadence Now! Visions of Excess, Rudolfinum, Prague, CZ
KRC/Chadha Art Collection, Voorschoten, NL
Biziak Valencia, SP
The End of the World as We Know it, Kunsthalle Mulhouse, DE
This is our time, Gallery Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, SA
Warp St.Nicolaas Belgium, BE
Mixtapes, Glucksman Ex. Cork Ireland, IE
High Drama, Works from the Collection of Hugo & Carla Brown, NL
The Dutch Cultural Pop-Up Space in London, UK
You are free, Tape Club, Berlin, curated by Daniel Kingery and Julie McKim, DE
Amsterdam-Berlijn, De Service Garage, Amsterdam, NL
Double Dutch, Hudson Valley for Contemporary Art, New York, US
Scratch, ADN galerìa, Barcelona, SP
Burn, Baby Burn, Galerie Duve, Berlin, DE
Zeigen. Eine Audiotour curated by Karin Sander, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, DE
Warehouse of Horrors, Embassy Gallery, Glasgow, UK
Elevator to the gallows, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, New York, US
Central Nervous System, Galerie im Regierungsviertel @ Art Cologne, DE
NARCOTICA, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Basel, DE
2008 Art, Price and Value, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi,
Florence, IT
Quo Vadis, Autocenter, Berlin, DE
Crop Rotation, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, curated by Clarissa Dalrymple,
Fundamentality V, a public installation, Fundament Foundation, Tilburg, NL
Existencias, works from the MUSAC collection, MUSAC museo de Arte
Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Leon, SP
Memorial to the Iraq War, ICA London, UK
Destroy Athens, 1st Athens Biennale, GR
Space Oddity, Cosmic Galerie, Paris, FR
Theatrum Mundi, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, FR
Brave new world, Cobra museum Amstelveen, NL
Contour/continuïteit, Museum Het Prinsenhof Delft, NL
Agression, Kunsthalle Winterthur, DE
Left pop, Moscow Biennale, RU
Alice Day, Brussels, BE
Youtubism, M.O.T. International, London, UK
Pictograms – the loneliness of signs, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, DE
Dorothea von Stetten Kunstpreis 2006, Kunstmuseum Bonn, DE
Ruby Satellite, UCR/California Museum of Photography, US
Group exhibition – Plug In ICA, CA
Only the paranoid survive, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, New York,
Naked Life, MOCA Taipei, JP
Liste06 Art Fair Basel with Upstream Gallery, NL
Youth of today’, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, DE
Dark & Stealth, cut for purpose, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL
The image is gone, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna, AT
Low-Intensity Conflict, SWISS Institute, New York, US
I Love My Scene, Mary Boone, New York, US
NADA Art Fair, Miami, with Upstream Gallery, NL
First we take museums, KIASMA, Helsinki, FI
Superstars, Kunsthalle Vienna, AT
Art Forum Berlin with Upstream Gallery, NL
Liste05 Art Fair Basel with Upstream Gallery, NL
Afterhours, GEM, Museum for contemporary art, The Hague, NL
Emergencies, MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon, SP
Populism, at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Frankfurther Kunstverein etc, NL
Leaps of faith, Cyprus, GR
Vilnius, curated by Lars Bang Larsen, Cristina Ricupero, Nicolaus Schafhausen
On Patrol, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
Giorgio De Chirico Art Center, Volos, GR
Festival of Dreams (part 2), curated by James Fuentes, Lombard Freid Fine Arts,
New York, US
Screening, MOMA New York, video Good things, US
Rotterdam/Berlin, Tent Rotterdam, NL
Group show Kunsthalle Muenster with video Hitman, DE
Channel 0, group show curated by Katerina Gregos at Montevideo Amsterdam, NL
Laocoonte devorado. Arte y violencia política, Artium - Centro Museo Vasco de Arte
Contemporáne, SP
Group show curated by Boris Ondreicka at Bratislava, SK
Liste04 Art Fair Basel with Upstream Gallery Amsterdam, NL
20/20 vision, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, NL
A passion play, video at Projectspace, Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen, NL
10 Commandments, Hygiene Museum Dresden, DE
Detox, traveling exhibition in Skandinavia
The Dutch Show: Contemporary Dutch Artists in Greek Collections, The Netherlands
Institute of Athens, Athens, curated by Denys Zacharopoulos, GR
Morgen hier, Heute dort, Kunsthalle Münster, Münster, curated by Marcus
Lütkemeyer, DE
Zehn Gebote, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Dresden, curated by Klaus Biesenbach,
Hit & Run, curated by Una Henry and Thomas Peutz, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, TR
Laocoon Devoured, Art and Political Violence, Centro José Guerrero, Granada;
ARTIUM, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria-Gasteiz, SP
PanicRoom, Schloß Ringenberg, Hamminkeln, curated by Marcus Lütkemeyer, DE
Better Bet on That ..., Tranzit, Bratislava, curated by Boris Ondreicka
Der Funfte Gewalt, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, curated by Anton Lederer, AT
Duo-exhibition together with Daniela Wolfer, Upstream Gallery, NL
Inaugurational exhibition Upstream Gallery Amsterdam, NL
The space between us, Vane, Newcastle, UK
Beautiful Banners, Prague Biennale, Prague, curated by Marco Scotini, CZ
Rendez-vous, Lyon, FR
Prague Biennale, Praag, CZ
Into the Breach, Smart Space Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Nation, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, DE
M_ARS, Galerie am LAndesmuseum, Graz, AT
Future/present, Artissima, Turin, IT
Microjam influenza, curated by Jeroen Jongeleen for The Appel, Amsterdam, NL
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein Arnsberg, DE
Married by Powers curated by Bik & van de Pol, TENT Rotterdam, NL
Manifesta 4 Frankfurt am Main, DE
Commitment Fonds BKVB Amsterdam, Las Palmas , Rotterdam, NL
Jeune Creation, Grande-Halle de la Villette, Paris, FR
Neighbours/Buren Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL
Square 1; a very fancy fair Leidsche Rijn, Utrecht, NL
Intercom Paraplufabriek Nijmegen, NL