Curriculum vitae

Cécile van Hanja born in Bastia (Corsica)

Profession

 

Visual artist

 

Education

  • University for Arts, The Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands ;graduated in 1993
  • Teacher training institute, visual Arts; graduated in 1989
  • University of Amsterdam (U.v.A.); French literature.

Grants

  • 2005 Subsidy extra impuls(Stimulerings stipendium) grant Mondrian fund, Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2003 Basisstipendium; 2 years grant Mondrian fund, Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2000 Presentation subsidy Vishal, Haarlem (NL)

Artist in residence

  • 2008 Canserrat international art center, Spain
  • 2005 Château La Napoule, France (www.chateau-lanapoule.cm/residencies)

Related activities; teaching

  • 2007-2015 INCCA Education; Temporary teacher Master I Conservation and restoration of modern an contemporary art at the University of Amsterdam; Het Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2010 Museum teacher "Mythen van het atelier",Teylers museum Haarlem (NL)
  • 2012-today, Museum guide and teacher,Stedelijk museum, Amsterdam(NL)
  • 2013-today, Museum guide and teacher,Van Gogh museum, Amsterdam (NL)

Curator projects

  • 2002-2004, Invisible process,SBK-Amsterdam-Oosterhout.
  • 2005, Unknown area,De Vishal Haarlem and Kleurklank ,RC de Ruimte.
  • 2006, Espaces relationnels,Arti et Amicitae, Amsterdam.
  • 2011, Constructing Identity,De vishal Haarlem

Selected solo Exhibitions

  • 2017 Architectural spaces/Unexpected Colors, Rob de Vries Gallery Haarlem (NL)
  • 2015 Beyond Chaos, Galerie BMB Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2011 Radbout University, Nijmegen (NL)
  • 2011 Vanishing point, ABC Architecture center Haarlem (NL)
  • 2010 Perspectives, Galerie BMB Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2010 Galerie 56,SBK tilburg (NL)
  • 2009 Kunst op kantoor, Stadhuis Haarlem (NL)
  • 2009 Ymere locatie Sloten, Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2008 Galerie 16, SBK Hengelo (NL)
  • 2007 Galerie Joghem, stichting Sanquin Research, Amsterdam (NL)

Selected Group exhibition

  •  2017  Peripheries, Lisa Norris Gallery, London (UK)
  • 2016 Luw, 37PK Haarlem, (NL)
  • 2016 EXPO72, Alkmaar (NL)
  • 2015 Mondriaanhuizen, Mondriaanhuis Amersfoort (NL)
  • 2015 Galerie Joghem, Stichting Sanquin research, Amsterdam (NL)
  • 2014 In Glorious colour,one of the 10 finalists showdown competition, Saatchi art at the Griffin Gallery, London (UK)
  • 2013 Urban landscapes IV,Gallery Wegert & Sadocco,Winkel (NL)
  • 2011 Constructing Identity, De Vishal Haarlem (NL)
  • 2011 30cmx30cm, Museum Waterland, Purmerend (NL)
  • 2010 Global village, Alkmaar (NL)
  • 2009 RC de Ruimte IJmuiden (NL)
  • 2009 Façades, ABC Architecture center Haarlem (NL)

Awards

  • 2005 Selected by La Napoule Art Foundation for a Artist in residence at the Château Lanapoule in France.
  • 2012 Selected for the television program "De nieuwe Rembrandt"
  • 2014 Nominated for the exhibition "In glorious colour" at the Griffin Gallery by Saatchi Art gallery in London, UK
  • 2015 Nominated for the Vishal Art Prize 2015, Haarlem in the Netherlands.

 

Work in Collections

  • Ymere, Amsterdam
  • SBK, Amsterdam
  • Cordares, Amsterdam
  • Stichting Sanquin Bloedbank, Amsterdam

and various private collections in the Netherlands, France,the UK, the US, Japan and Switzerland.

 

Media

  • 2015 Inside the studio,Interview Saatchi art Magazine
  • 2015 Het beeldende kunst journaal "Mondriaanhuizen"door Wim Adema
  • 2015 Collect,Up to Art Musea,Modernistische architectuur in de hedendaagse schilderkunst.
  • 2014 Art's Sake,Issue-76 Mildred.co
  • 2014 PR newswire,Saatchi Art announces the finalists for the world most higly submitted Art Prize.
  • 2014 Design Milk,Architectural paintings by Cécile van Hanja
  • 2014 Architizer,Alluring paintings of modernist Icons capture anonymity in architecture
  • 2014 ArticulAction art review june 2014
  • 2012 Contemporary Art Global Speaking, Saatchi Gallery London serious talent atists.
  • 2012 Twenty finalists 'De Nieuwe Rembrandt', Avro-tv
  • 2012 De invloed van architecture bij 'Constructing Identity,Haarlem's Dagblad,april 2011
  • 2011 Select Tableau,fine arts magazine 33ste jaargang nr.4
  • 2010 Perspectives,catalogus Gallery BMB Amsterdam
  • 2008 Sanquin 'Geen kale muren'
  • 2006 Kunstbeeld, 'Tussen kunst en bouwkunst'
  • 2006 De Nieuwe, 'Het territorium'
  • 2005 Haarlem's dagblad'Unknown area'