Thierry Goldberg Gallery





Bas van den Hurk


Born 1965 Tilburg, The Netherlands. Lives and works in The Netherlands and New York, NY.


Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2014 Ghosts and Spectres, RH Contemporary , New York (USA) (opening September 19th)
There It Is. Just There, Ginerva Gambino, Cologne (GER) (opening September 5th)
Once Upon A Time You Dressed So Fine, Rod Barton Gallery, London (UK)
2013 A Petite Fair representing Rod Barton Gallery, Jeanine Hofland Gallery, Amsterdam
See You When You Get There, Hopstreet Gallery, Bruxelles
Wowee! Pretty Scary!, Arti Capelli, Den Bosch
2011 You’re so Beautiful, and so on...and so on....and so on..., Rod Barton Gallery, London (UK), with Harm van den Dorpel
Beside Itself, Duende, Rotterdam, with Martijn Hendriks
2010 Organizing the Non-Obvious II, Rod Barton Gallery, London (UK)
Organizing the Non-Obvious I, ZINGERpresents, Amsterdam
Art Rotterdam, ZINGERpresents, Rotterdam
2009 New Work, Gallery Kokon, Tilburg (cat.)
2008 But if Not, Not, Metafora, Barcelona, Spain with Koen Delaere


Group Exhibitions

2014 The Artist as Producer 2, Alpineum, Lucerne (SUI) (opening August 30th)
Marquee Moon, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York (USA)
Studio Live, Gerhard Hofland Gallery, Amsterdam with: Koen Delaere, Ralf Dereich, Jeroen Doorenweerd, Manor Grunewald, Bas van den Hurk, Marius Lut, Daniel Schubert
Whatbar #14, 511 West 25th Street, New York (USA) with: Melanie Bonajo, Manor Grunewald, Chris Succo & Paul Wasserman, Taliabam!, Wendy White, Cheryl Donegan, Sleepers Work, Koen Delaere, Bas van den Hurk, Constantinos Taliotis, Henning Strassburger
Comrades of Time Comrades of Time Comrades of Time, Art Brussels, Brussels (B) with: Chris Succo, Rachel Koolen, Koen Delaere, Michaela Eichwald, Bas van den Hurk, Daniel Schubert phasmes, APLUSB, Brescia
2013 Comrades of Time Comrades of Time, Cell Project Space, London (UK) with: Gabriele Beveridge, Paul Cowan, Bryan Dooley, Koen Delaere, Matias Faldbakken, Nikolas Gambaroff, Wade Guyton, Bas van den Hurk, Marlie Mul, Magali Reus
The Artist as Producer, Bewaerschole, Burgh-Haamstede with: Joris van de Mortel, Lorenzo Benedetti, Renske Jansen, Rob van Kranenburg, Marijn van Kreij, Manor Grunewald, Remco Torenbosch a.o.
At the Edged of Abstraction, Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels, Belgium with: Roman Liska, Shila Khatami, David Ostrowski, Dirk Krecker, Bas van den Hurk
Poppositions, Wiels, Brussel, Belgium with: Hans Demeulenaere, Peter Fengler, Koen Delaere, Faux Pas, Rachel Koolen, Bas van den Hurk, Sanne Jansen, Thomas Rameckers
The Legend of the Shelves, Autocenter, Berlin, Germanywith: Thomas Zipp, Marlie Mul, Aids 3-d, Olaf Nicolai, Frank Nitsche, Tatjana Doll, Joep van Liefland, Katharina Grosse a.o.
2012 Artissima, Martin van Zomeren Gallery, Turin, Italy
The Uncontainable Pride of the Former Things, Sabspace, Padua, Italy with: Gino Bosa, Pim Kersten, Bas van den Hurk
The Autumn of Modernism II, Temporary Gallery, Cologne, Germany (cat.) with: Falke Pisano, Batia Suter, Katja Mater, Gwenneth Boelens, Sara van der Heide a.o curator: Lorenzo Benedetti
Is There Life On Mars? Martin van Zomeren Gallery, Amsterdam with: Martijn Hendriks, Anne de Vries, Navid Nuur, Bas van den Hurk, Fiona Mackay
Picasso Grid, Autocenter, Berlin (cat.) With: Koen Delaere, Bas van den Hurk, Marijn van Kreij curator: Joep van Liefland
Against Interpretation, Onomatopee, Eindhoven (cat.) With: Wendy White, Wade Guyton, Joelle Tuerlinckx, Alexandra Leykauf, Sandra Kranich, Jens Wolf, Rory Pilgrin, Cherlyl Donegan, Evi Vingerling a.o.
Comrades of Time, Project Space Tilburg, Tilburg (cat.) With: Josh Smith, Gedi Sibony, Koen Delaere, Rachel Koolen, Klara Liden, Thomas I’Anson, Amanda Ross-Ho, Bas van den Hurk
The Autumn of Modernism, De Vleeshal, Middelburg (cat.) with: Falke Pisano, Batia Suter, Katja Mater, Gwenneth Boelens, Sara van der Heide a.o curator: Lorenzo Benedetti
2011 What’s Up!, Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht (cat.) with: Evi Vingerling, Maaike Schoorel, Malin Persson, Claire Harvey, Carl-Johan Hogberg a.o.
I Can’t, I Can, I Care, De Vleeshal, Middelburg with: Vaast Colson, Dennis Tyfus, Koen Delaere, Peter Fengler, Martijn Hendriks
One Place After Another II, Dick de Bruijn Galleries, Middelburg
The Passenger, Paul Andriesse Galleries, Amsterdam (cat.) with: Christopher Williams, Sol Lewitt, Daan van Golden, Maria Eichhorn, Gweneth Boellens, Oliver Laric, Ann Lislegaard, Ian Wilson, Sigmar Polke, Yutaka Sone a.o.
The Spur of the Moment, Nest, The Hague with: Ghislain Amar, David Bade, Remco Torenbosch, Femke de Vries, Tobias Hoffknecht, Michael Pirgelis, David Ostrowski a.o.
2010 Liste 15 Basel, ZINGERpresents, Basel (SUI)
Kenepa Chiki and Lagun, Curacao, Dutch Antilles
Platinum Metre, Gallery Aschenbach & Hofland, Amsterdam with: Wendy White, Michiel Ceulers, Koen Delaere, Ronald de Bloeme, Olaf Hotzapfel, Tatjana Doll, Alivia Zivich & Nate Young, Bas van den Hurk
B-sides and Rarities, Extra-City, Antwerp, Belgium (cat.)
A THING IS A THING IN A WHOLE WHICH IT'S NOT, Temporary Gallery, Cologne, Germany with: Thea Djordadze, David Ostrowski, Michael Pirgelis, Jannis Varelas, Gerda Scheepers a.o
Making Do: Uses and Tactics II, Kaplans, Chicago, USA curator: Edmar Marszewski
The Non-Obvious Bar, The Boadicea, London, UK with: Markus Vater, Remco Torenbosch, Femke de Vries, Michiel Ceulers a.o.
The Destroyed Room, Forgotten Bar, Berlin, Germany with: Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth), Cary Loren, Marc Bijl, Aids 3-D, Paul Lee, Felix Schramm a.o.
London Art Fair, Rod Barton Gallery, London, UK
2009 B-sides and Rarities , Lokaal 01, Breda (archive) (cat.)
Auf der Spitze des Eisbergs, Rod Barton Gallery, Londen, UK with: Daniel Pasteiner, Michiel Ceulers, James Ryan, Bas van den Hurk
On a Clear Day I Can See Forever, BCM, Tilburg with: Thomas Zipp, Andre Butzer, Bjorn Dahlem, Michael Riedel, a.o. curators: Remco Torenbosch, Ulrich Wulff and Koen Delaere
Whatbar #5, een saluut aan Dan van Severen, Studio Tonnard, Gand, Belgium with: David Jablonowski, Anselm Kiefer, Jens Wolf, Joelle Teurlinckx a.o.
2007 GHB, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven curator: Phillip van den Bossche


Education

1996 Masters, University of Amsterdam, Philosophy
1991 Bachelor, University of Amsterdam
1989 Academy St. Joost, Breda


Press

2014 Maaike Lauwaert, Whatspace: een netwerk collectief, Tubelight #91, May-June 2014
Once Upon A Time You Dressed so Fine, Mousse Magazine (online), March 2014
Once Upon A Time You Dressed so Fine, Cura Magazine (online) March 2014
Once Upon A Time You Dressed so Fine, This is Tomorrow with an interview with Ariane Belisle (online) March 2014
Once Upon A Time You Dressed so Fine, Copenhagen Contemporary (online) March 2014
Joris Lindhout, Tilburg Underground, Metropolis M Nr 1, February/March 2014
Julia Marchand, Comrades of Time, review, NYartsmagazine (online), January 2014
2013 Comrades of Time Comrades of Time, Mousse Magazine (online), December 2013
Anna-Lena Werner, Comrades of Time, curatorial interview, Artfridge (online), December 2013
Overview of work, Dust Magazine Online, December 2013
Charlotte Dubois, See You When You Get There, review, (H)Art, December 2013
Carlo Prada, Comrades of Time, Comrades of Time, conceptualfinearts.com, November, 2013
Comrades of Time, Comrades of Time, Wall Street International (online), October 2013
Peter Nijenhuis, Stomtoevallig en onontkoombaar, interview, DWWA (online), October, 2013
Ali Pankow, Kunst kan best zonder doel, PZC, interview for The Artist as Producer, August 2013
Booklaunch ́Against Interpretation ́, San Seriffe Bookstore, Amsterdam, June 2013
'Against Interpretation, a project that builds upon abstract relations in the public domain' publisher Onomatopee, Eindhoven. Design by Remco Torenbosch, with texts by Susan Sontag, Freek Lomme and Wendy White, May 2013
Fenceless, Column, Metropolis M, No 2 – April/May 2013
2012 The Passenger, exhibition catalogue, text: Marijn van Kreij and Noor Mertens, Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
Domeniek Ruyters, Comrades of Time, review, Metropolis M, No4 – Aug/Sep 2012
Autumn of Modernism, text: Lorenzo Benedetti, Roma publication 181
Comrades of Time, Contemporary Art Daily, published June 2012
Comrades of Time, Mousse Magazine (website), published June 2012
Domeniek Ruyters, Comrades of Time, review, Metropolis M (website), May 2012
Eveline Nieuwveld, Comrades of Time, review, Tubelight, website, May 2012
Some Triangles, Bas van den Hurk & Thomas I’Anson, Individually composed edition of 17 mono and stencil printed bound and boxed prints, edition of 10
Leen Bedaux, Herfsttij van het Modernisme,review, De Witte Raaf, nr.156, maart-april 2012
Ester Darley, Herfsttij van het Modernisme, review, Kunstbeeld, nr. 3, 2012
Domeniek Ruyters, Herfsttij van het Modernisme, review, De Volkskrant, February
2011 Arjan Reinders, What’s Up!, review, Kunstbeeld, december 2011-januari 2012
What’s Up! catalogue, text: Moniek Peters
Booklaunch, Museum de Pont, Tilburg, with: Evi Vingerling, Paula van den Bosch and Frank Maes
One Work After Another, publication with text by Jan van Woensel, design by Remco Torenbosch
Jenny Cusack, Bas van den Hurk & Harm van den Dorpel, Dazed Digital, april 2011
You’re So Beautiful, and so on...and so on....and so on...., Mousse Magazine (website), april 2011
Braktalk 2, Duende, Rotterdam, mini symposium with Edward C. Thompson, Sjoerd Westbroek, Lee Welch and Matthew Lutz-Kinnoy (March)
Quinn Latimer, Going Dutch, Artforum (website)
Lilian Bense, The Spur of the Moment, review, (H)art #79
2010 Harmen Liemburg, List, bedrog, stroperij en hergebruik, Items #4, August
Colin Perry, Bas van den Hurk at Rod Barton, Art Review, April
Jan van Woensel, Muddy Disco, An Introduction to the Work of Bas van den Hurk, essay
Div. authors B-sides and Rarities , Lokaal 01, catalogue
Evelien Baks, Fris, jong en veelbelovend op Art Rotterdam, Algemeen Dagblad, February 2009
JJ Charlsworth, Auf der Spitze des Eisbergs, Time Out, August
Marijn van Kreij, Met lege Handen, Endless Lowlands, March
Bas van den Hurk 2005-2009, publication with text by H. van Boxtel


Selected Other

2014 Initiator minisymposium: 'Een Gastatelier als vrijplaats in een neoliberale wereld. Het gemurmel van de artistieke menigte’, De Pont, Tilburg
Master class good art/bad art, Academy, Den Bosch
2013 Initiator debate: Authenticity in the Act of Painting, De Pont, Tilburg
with: Giorgos Kontis (GR), Matthew Lutz-Kinoy (USA), Jonathan Miles, (UK), Koen Deleare (NL)
Rob van Kranenburg/Bas van den Hurk, Route Ekkersrijt, text for BKKC
Jury Art and Philosophy Price, BKKC, Tilburg
Debate about Maurice Merleau Ponty, Oog en Geest, Gallery Tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam
2012 Initiator debate: In Its Autonomy Art Becomes Most Social, De Pont, Tilburg with: Camiel van Winkel, Steven ten Thije, Lisette Smits, Merijn Oudenampsen
2011 Grand Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2010 Guest tutor Art Academy Artez, Arnhem
2009 Guest curator Expo Plu, Nijmegen
2008-present Co-founder and director Whatspace with Koen Delaere
Curator Leo XIII guest studio
2004 Grand Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2004-11 Commission member Art in Public Space, Breda
2004-06 Coordinator MFA Post St. Joost
1998-present Theory tutor Academy AKV/St. Joost and MFA AKV/St. Joost,Den Bosch/Breda
1996 Built my own house