Jan van der Ploeg (1959)

Born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Lives and work in Amsterdam.


Education

1982
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1983
Croydon College of Art, London, England

1985
Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Solo exhibitions (selection)

2018
Piet Hein Eek – Eindhoven – The Netherlands – The New Works
Gisela Clement Galerie – Bonn – Germany – OVLOV (with Martin Pfeifle) gkg, Gesellschaft für Kunst und Gestaltung – Bonn – Germany
Sarah Cottier Gallery – Sydney – Australia
Telescope – Beijing – China
Hamish McKay Gallery – Wellington – New Zealand
Two Rooms Gallery – Auckland – New Zealand
EQ - St Cyr en Pail – France – Two People in a Room (with Riette Wanders)
Jérôme Pauchant Galerie – Paris – France – FULL PERFORMANCE
Taubert Contemporary – Berlin – Germany

2017
Kunstverein Heilbronn – Heilbronn – Germany – Light bends itself around corners adhoc – Bochum – Germany – No.443
Renata Fabbri arte contemporanea – Milan – Italy – THERE AND WHILE
The Alcove – Amsterdam – The Netherlands
DEDAZO – Chiapas – Mexico
De Aanschouw – Rotterdam – The Netherlands
Piet Hein Eek – Eindhoven – The Netherlands – The New Works

2016
Kunsthaus Baselland – Basel, Switzerland (with Jonathan Monk and Christiane Löhr) BALLROOM, Taubert Contemporary. Berlin, Germany.
Hebel_121 – Basel ,Switzerland (with Riette Wanders)
Lyrics, Minus Space – New York, USA.
Jan van der Ploeg, SNAP – Lyon, France
Jan van der Ploeg, Concept Space – Shibukawa,Japan.
Why Hide Them (with Riette Wanders)Goya Curtain – Tokyo – Japan.

2015
Forever More, Gerhard Hofland – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
A couch to match the painting (with Henk Stallinga)Nieuw Dakota – Amsterdam – The Netherlands. Lyrics (with Riette Wanders) ,Boeske & Hofland – Leipzig, Germany.
GRIP Land art project, NP3 – Groningen, The Netherlands.
GRIP Land art project, Atelier aan de Middendijk – Groningen.
Warriors (with Jeena Shin and Selina Foote), Two Rooms – Auckland, New Zealand. Jan van der Ploeg, Taubert Contemporary – Berlin, Germany.

2014
Jan van der Ploeg, Sarah Cottier Gallery – Paddington, Australia.
Jan van der Ploeg, Hamish McKay Gallery – Wellingto, New Zealand. Jan van der
Ploeg, Giacomo Guidi Gallery – Rome, Italy.
MW, Raygun Praojects – Toowoomba, Australia.
MOTI HOTEL II: Jan van der Ploeg. MOTI – Den Bosch,The Netherlands. WEINER
WALL,Tetterode – Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Jan van der Ploeg, De Witte Arena, Amsterdam,NL

2013
Object Rotterdam 2013,  We Like Art Walls – NAI .Rotterdam,NL
Androgynous Mind (with Riette Wanders)The Classroom Gallery – Nottingham, England.
Brendan Fowler Wall,Shane Campbell Gallery – Oakpark ,USA. MWMW, Gerhard Hofland – Amsterdam, NL.
PINK MOON, NASA – Amsterda, The Netherlands.
SUPER PLUS, Galerie Klaus Benden – Köln, Germany.
Jan van der Ploeg, SNAP projects – Lyon, France.
MWMW, Taubert Contemporary – Berlin, Germany. WALLPAINTING No.370, SCHUNCK*, Heerlen, NL

2012
En Route (with Babs Haenen), Wim van Krimpen - Amsterdam,The Netherlands. Human After All (with Bob Waardenburg),Kers gallery – Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Jan van der Ploeg, Hamish McKay Gallery – Wellington, New Zealand.
Dunedin Public Art Gallery – Dunedin – New Zealand

2011
Wall Painting Installation, Ruth Leuchter - Düsseldorf, Germany.
All Systems Go!, Introducing Gerold Miller, Heimo Zobernig and Beat Zoderer, Galerie West - Den Haag,The Netherlands.
Dick de Bruijn Contemporary Art - Middelburg, The Netherlands (with Ab van Hanegem) Centre d’Art Passerelle - Brest, France
WALL PAINTING No.315, Fabbri C.A. - Milano, Italy.
Donald Judd/Jan van der Ploeg, Piet Hein Eek - Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
Wonderwall, Piet Hein Eek - Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

2010
Dignity, The Dunedin Public Art Gallery – Dunedin, New Zealand.
Warriors, Hamish McKay Gallery - Wellington, New Zealand. Sarah
Cottier Gallery – Paddington – Australia
Do you want the truth or something beautiful? (with Helen Smith), Goddard de Fiddes Gallery - Perth, Australia.
New Works, Concept Space - Shibukava, Japan.
How to Star, Galerie de Multiples - Paris, France.
Adrian Gebers, Jan van der Ploeg WALLPAINTING No.288, loton - Sydney, Australia. new paintings + new wallpainting, DREI - Köln, Germany.

Dignity, The Dunedin Public Art Gallery – Dunedin, New Zealand.
Warriors, Hamish McKay Gallery - Wellington, New Zealand. Sarah
Cottier Gallery – Paddington – Australia
Do you want the truth or something beautiful? (with Helen Smith), Goddard de Fiddes Gallery - Perth, Australia.
New Works, Concept Space - Shibukava, Japan.
How to Star, Galerie de Multiples - Paris, France.
Adrian Gebers, Jan van der Ploeg WALLPAINTING No.288, loton - Sydney, Australia. new paintings + new wallpainting, DREI - Köln, Germany.
Mobile 2010, Mercedes-Benz Showroom Gallery - Berlin, German. Mobile 2010, Mercedes-Benz Showroom Gallery - München, Germany. BIG CALM, MINUSSPACE - New York, USA.

2009
Shane Campbell Gallery - Chicago, USA.
Sonja Roesch - Houston, USA.
Good & Penty, Aschenbach & Hofland Galleries - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008
Aschenbach & Hofland Galleries - Amsterdam, The Netherlands (with Thom Puckey)
Konsortium - Düsseldorf, Germany

2007
Hammer Museum - Los Angeles,  USA
Galerie Asim Chugthai - Berlin,  Germany
The House of Art - Budweis, Czech Republic
Sarah Cottier Gallery - Sydney,  Australia
Galerie West - Den Haag, The Netherlands
Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu – Christchurch, New Zealand

2006
WALLPAINTING No.155, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen - Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
The Depot Gallery, Sydney, Australia (with Helen Smith)
SNO, Sydney, Australia (with Helen Smith)
Hamish McKay Gallery - Wellington, New Zealand

rm103, Auckland, New Zealand
Canary, Auckland, New Zealand
The Suburban - Chicago, USA
MINUS SPACE - New York, USA
Kunstruimte 09, Groningen, The Netherlands (with Tineke Bouma)
Orange, Green, Purple and Brown lines, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim - Diepenheim, The Netherlands.

2005
Straight Circles, Aschenbach & Hofland Galleries - Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Space Painting, Galerie West - Den Haag, The Netherlands.
Staff, Agentur – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
The first cut won’t hurt at all, Theater de Vest – Alkmaar, The Netherlands. WALLPAINTING No.151, Gemeentemuseum - Den Haag, The Netherlands.

Group exhibitions (selection)

2017
Open Eyes = Open Mind, Life Up Square Eyes – Maebashi, Japan . Regenerate #2, A way of screen printing, Vishal – Haarlem, The Netherlands. Natuurlijk, Galerie LUMC – Leiden, The Netherlands.
Summer No Show, Hamish McKay – Wellington, New Zealand.
Au hasard……. (curated by SNAP), La Villa Balthazar – Valence , France.
EDGE, Philip Slein Gallery – Saint Louis, USA.
Figuratie in Stijl (with Theo van Doesburg, Bart van der Leck, Vilmos Huszár, Piet
Mondriaan)Villa Mondriaan – Winterswijk, The Netherlands.
Emulate / (Ne) Plus Ultra State: De ‘take away collectie’, Schunck – Heerlen,The Netherlands.
De Kleuren van De Stijl, Kunsthal KAdE – Amersfoort, The Netherlands. 100 Jaar na De Stijl, Museum de Lakenhal – Leiden, The Netherlands. Dallas Art Fair – Taubert Contemporary – Dallas – USA.

2016
Expanded Fields, Nymphius Projekte – Berlin, Germany.
Dystotal, Ludwig Forum für Internationale kunst – Aachen, Germany.
Salon del Mobile (with Linda Nieuwstad, Visser en Meijwaard,
Studioknockout)Ventura Lambrata – Milan, Italy.
Dallas Art Fair – Taubert Contemporary – Dallas – USA
LUST FOR LIFE, Painting TodayWe like Art – Westergasfabriek – Amsterdam, The Netherlands .
Volta12 – Taubert Contemporary - Basel – Switserland
Art Athina – Taubert Contemporary – Athens – Greece
Ritme & Regelmaat - Galerie Witteveen – Amsterdam – The Netherlands IntoNature Vliegveld Eelde – Eelde – The Netherlands
Paintings From The Crypt, D.O.C. – Paris – France
Raw Energy, Meelfabriek – Leiden – The Netherlands.
PULSE Miami – Taubert Contemporary – Miami – USA
BIG ART, Diamantbeurs – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
 XMAS Xhibition, Rozenstraat 59 – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2015
Nicolas Chardon, Jan Kämmerling, Jan van der Ploeg, PS projectspace – Amsterdam, The Netherland.
A few pieces, Taubert Contemporary – Berli,  Germany.
Art Rotterdam – SNAP projects – Rotterdam – The Netherlands
The Smoothing of Things, Two Rooms Gallery – Auckland, New Zealand The Kaleidoscopic Turn, National Gallery of Victoria – Melbourne, Australia.
WJM KOK Monochromes, Galerie van Gelder – Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Soon….SNAP projects – Brussels, Belgium.
Dallas Art Fair – Taubert Contemporary – Dallas – USA
Abstract Wall Paintings, ACEC – Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.
Amsterdam Art Fair – Gerhard Hofland – Amsterdam – The Netherlands
Art Athina – Taubert Contemporary – Athens – Greece
AMIAMI, Atelier KBNC – Les Essarts le Roi, France.
Kunstvereniging Diepenheim 1990-2015, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim – Diepenheim, The Netherlands.
Abstract Index, Ruth Leuchter – Düsseldorf,  German.
Abstract Jungle, Galerie de Multiples – Paris, France.
Round and Round, CBK Zeeland – Middelburg, The Netherlands.

2013
What ever colors you have in your mind, Ruth Leuchter – Düsseldorf, Germany. Zona Maco Mexico Arte Contemporaneo – West – Mexico City,  Mexico
Dutch Treat, DADA POST - Berlin, Germany.
ART Cologne – Galerie Klaus Benden – Koln, Germany
They died with their boots on, teksas – Graested, Denmark.
25+25, Nieuw en Meer – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Komplizen, Ostrale – Dresden, Germany.
Rob Scholte Museum – Den Helder – The Netherlands
schwarz // weiss, Hamish Morrison Gallery – Berlin, Germany.
DOBBEL,Illums Bolighus – Copenhagen, Denmark.
alt CPH nr. 8 - teksas - Copenhagen , Denmark
De kunstenaar en zijn collectie: Jac Bisschops, Arti et Amicitiae – Amsterdam,  The Netherlands. Miniature Museum of Contemporary Art, Gemeentemuseum – Den Haag, The Netherlands. PULSE Miami – Taubert Contemporary – Miami, USA
The Multiple Show#3, Vous Etes Ici – Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2012
Whatever Lola Wants, Gerhard Hofland - Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Virtual Insanity, Fiedler Taubert Contemporary - Berlin, Germany.
MINUS SPACE, Instituto de Artes Graficas de Oaxaca - Oaxaca, Mexico. Collaborations & Interventions, Centre Cultural Andratx - Andratx - Mallorca, Spain.
DARK MATTER, B&N Gallery - London, England.
Martijn Schuppers, Rainer Splitt, Jan van der Ploeg, Ruth Leuchter, Düsseldorf, Germany.
From a Painter’s Perspective , Arti et Amicitiae – Amsterdam, The Netherlands. LANDING, teksas - Græsted,  Denmark.
PUT – Stazione di Topolò – Postaja Topolove – Topolò – Italy
Paris Concret – Paris – France - AC4CA Editions
AC4CA, FABRIKculture – Hegenheim, France.
WOP! Works on paper, FabbriC.A. - Milano, Italy.

2011
Riposte, Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch - Den Bosch, The Netherlands. Art & Stars & Cars, Mercedes-Benz Museum - Stuttgart, Germany.
Crisp & Shout, Gallery KANT - Esbjerg, Denmark.
De Wand De Ruimte, Mondriaanhuis - Amersfoort,  The Netherlands. 0, Sarah Cottier Gallery - Sydney, Australia.
Columna 01, Vienne / Chasse sur Rhône,  France.
Asspen Island, Neon Park Gallery - Melbourne, Australia.
PEP, Post-Museum – Singapore, Malaysia.
SUGARMOUNTAIN, Galerie van den Berghe – Goes, The Netherlands.
KLEUR, Kunstenaarsinitiatief de Paraplufabriek – Nijmegen,  The Netherlands.

2010
Composite Visions, CAN Centre d’art Neuchatel - Neuchatel, Swiss.
NEWTONLAND: Orbits, Ellipses and other Planes of Activity, White Flag Projects - St. Louis, USA. Amsterdam - Berlin, SERVICE GARAGE - Amsterdam,  The Netherlands. My Eyes Keep Me In Trouble, La Station - Nice, France.
It was twenty years ago today…VOUS ETES ICI - Amsterdam,  The Netherlands.
The Prato Project (with Thom Puckey), Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci - Prato,  Italy. my lonely days are gone, Arratia Beer Gallery - Berlin, Germany. Karlusic House, Melbourne, Australia
Dutch Connection, Hebel_121 – Basel,  Switzerland.
RESTVORM, Horizontaalverticaal – Haarlem , The Netherlands.
FIAC – Galerie West – Paris - France

2009
Heartland show, Smart Museum - Chicago, USA.
Later on........redux (with Tim Ayres, Ab van Hanegem, Han Schuil), PS - Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
private view, Städtische Galerie ‘Lovis-Kabinett’ - Villingen Schwenningen, Germany

2008
Ultramoderne, Centre d’art Passerelle - Brest,  France.
Dark Fair, The Suburban - Swiss Institute - New York, USA. Unfinished Business, Kunstverein Medienturm - Graz,  Austria.
Uit de tijd, SERVICE GARAGE - Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
MINUS SPACE, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center / MoMA - New York, USA. Minimal is More, Gemeentemuseum - Den Haag, The Netherlands. Heartland show, Van Abbemuseum - Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

2007
Contour, Museum Het Prinsenhof - Delft, The Netherlands.
Open Space/Art Cologne - Aschenbach & Hofland - Köln - Germany
New Generation, Von Bartha - Basel, Switzerland.
De Overkant/Down Under,Den Haag Sculptuur 07 - Den Haag,  The Netherlands.

2006
I am Yours Now, Sikkema Jenkins & Co. - New York , USA. Toekenningen 031, Fonds BKVB - Amsterdam,  The Netherlands. Commissions (selection)

 

Commissions (selection)
2018
Het Industriegebouw – Rotterdam – The Netherlands Doornroosje – Nijmegen – The Netherlands
UMC –Utrecht –The Netherlands

2017
ZazàRamen – Milano – Italy
Atrium Amsterdam – Amsterdam – The Netherlands
J.P. Coenschool – Amsterdam – The Netherlands
Aquaduct Van Harinxmakanaal – Leeuwarden – The Netherlands

2016
Scoude – Burgh Haamstede – The Netherlands
Wiarda – Leeuwarden – The Netherlands
Private collection – Amsterdam – The Netherlands
Private collection – New York – USA

2015
MIWO, Bonn, Germany
St Antonius Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands
Sluiskil Tunnel, Terneuzen, The Netherlands

2014
Atelier aan de Middendijk, Usquert, The Netherlands
I.S.I.S Rosario Livatino, Napels, Italy
Piet Hein Eek, Mavaleix, France
Museumparkgarage, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken, The Hague, The Netherlands Fietstransferium Doornroosje, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Sepp Bader, Diepenheim, The Netherlands
Villa Mondriaan, Winterswijk, The Netherlands
MOTI, Breda, The Netherlands
Library of the Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Collection Svenja Kaufmann and Harry Bloch, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013
Villa Mondriaan, Winterswijk, The Netherlands
SCHUNCK*, Heerlen, The Netherlands
Collection Ernst and Stefanie Gallner, Münster, Germany
Collection Luuk Schotsman, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Collection Kuno and Jessi Terwindt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Kartell, Brussel, Belgium
Collection Klaus Benden, Köln, Germany

2012
Collection Jose Visser, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Collection Dutch Embassy, London, England  
RAI Congress Centre, parking garage P3, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy  
Collectie Jordana Joseph and Glen Saltzberg, Chicago, USA  
Collection Lutze en Antoinette van der Ploeg – Veldhuizen, Leiden, The Netherlands Drachtsterplein / Gemeente Leeuwarden, The Netherlands  
Daimler, Berlin, Germany  
Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
Baker Botts, Houston, USA
Sarah Cottier Gallery, Paddington, Australia

2011
Collection Maasstad Ziekenhuis, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Piet Hein Eek, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Collection Conny en Frank Delissen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

2010
Fratelli Restaurant, Sydney, Australia  
Ministery of Finances, The Hague, The Netherlands 
Collection Dutch Embassy, Paris, France  
Collection University Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
Collection Adrian Gebers, Sydney, Australia

Curatorial projects
1999 – heden Exhibition program  PS projectspace, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1999 – 2000 Exhibition program  Galerie Stadt München / Winston Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1997 – 1999 Exhibition program  Galerie Y burg / Vrieshuis Amerika, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2018
Gesellschaft für kunst und Gestaltung – Bonn – Germany – Black and White Landscape, A Collection

2016
SNAP – Lyon – France – Snipers Choir Künstlerhaus Bethanien – Berlin – Germany – PS

2014
De Service Garage – Amsterdam – The Netherlands – PS 1999-2015

2013
Ruth Leuchter – Düsseldorf – Germany – Whatever colors you have in your mind teksas – Graestad – Denmark – They died with their boots on

2012
Co/Lab – Los Angeles - USA – PS

2009  
Kunstuimte 09 – Groningen – The Netherlands – PS 1999-2009

2005  
Chiellerie – Amsterdam – The Netherlands – Niet met water blussen

2004  
Aschenbach & Hofland Galleries – Amsterdam – The Netherlands – The Shining

2003  
Grafisch Atelier Utrecht – Utrecht – The Netherlands – MULTI - UNI - FORMS Raid Projects - Los Angeles – USA – PS 1999 - 2003

2000  
Parel – Amsterdam – The Netherlands - Parel Archipel – Apeldoorn – The Netherlands - PS1999

1999   
Arti et Amicitiae – Amsterdam. – The Netherlands – Utopia2, Same Player Shoots Again

1998  
RM3 – Auckland- New Zealand – NL–NZ
Kunstakademiets Utstillingssted – Kopenhagen – Denemarken – Star Projects No.7 De Nieuwe AVRO – Amsterdam – The Netherlands – Star Projects No.8

1997   
De Ooievaar - Den Haag – The Netherlands – Star Projects No.5 Vous Etes Ici – Amsterdam – The Netherlands – Star Projects No.6 Luxus – Den Haag – The Netherlands – NL–NZ 

1996   
D.O.C.Lands – Amsterdam – The Netherlands - Paintings
Vrieshuis Amerika, Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Star Projects No.4