Luuk Wilmering


1957
lives and works in Haarlem (NL)



solo presentations and installations - selection

2016             NAGEKOMEN OORLOGSBERICHTEN   Kunstfort Vijfhuizen (installation) - see website

2016             UNSEEN   Johan Deumens Gallery - read review

2015             EMBEDDED ART   Vliegbasis Soesterberg/Nationaal Militair Museum (installation) - see website

2011             UNE HISTOIRE NATURELLE   Institut Néerlandais, Paris (Fr.) - read exhibition text

2010             THE MORNING WAS FULL OF PROMIS 2016   Noord-Holland Biënnale

2010             LC - LATEST NEWS   VDHG/Noorderlicht, Leeuwarden

2009             JOURNAL   Museum De Pont, Tilburg - read exhibition text
2009             Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam
2007 - 2008  ARTIST’S BOOKS  De Hallen, Haarlem - booklet
2006             THE TOTAL HOMELESS PACKAGE   Stroom, The Hague (installation) - read interview
2005             A PERSONAL GEOGRAPHIC/THE ACTS OF MERCY   De Hallen, Haarlem - see website

2004             MUTE   Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem  (sight-specific)

2003             I SHOULD’VE KNOWN   Gallery Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam

2003             ZOMAAR VANZELF   Stroom, The Hague (audio tour)

2001             I REALLY LOVE THIS PLACE   Central Museum, Utrecht

2000             THIRST   Gemeentemuseum, The Hague

1999             Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam


groupshows and art manifestations - selection

2018             THE BOOK OF NATURE / ARTisBOOK   CBK, Groningen

2018             RENDEZ-VOUS WITH FRANS HALS   Frans Hals Museum HOF / HAL

2017             HUMOUR   De Hallen, Haarlem

2016             HUNT WITH A CAMERA   Netherlands Photo Museum, Rotterdam

2016             HACKING HABITAT   Foundation Niet Normaal, Utrecht  (International art manifestation) - see website

2015             ICONOGRAPHIE   FRAC Limousin (Fr.)

2015             FRUITY MARMALADE  Museum Haarlem (Verwey-Wilmering) - see website

2015             CHARACTERISTIC FACES   Museum Dr. Guislain, Gent (Be.) - see website

2014             REPETITION AS AN ONGOING STATE OF CHANGE   Johan Deumens Gallery

2014             AT FIRST SIGHT   Teylers Museum, Haarlem

2013             KAREL’S CHOICE   De Hallen, Haarlem

2013             YES NATURALLY   GEM, The Hague - cur. Ine Gevers - see website

2012             UNTOLD STORIES   Johan Deumens Gallery

2012             PHOTO MATTERS   De Hallen, Haarlem

2012             REST IN PRESS   LiMAC, Madrid (Sp.) - see website

2011             UNHEIMLICH VERTRAUT · BILDER VOM TERROR   C/O Berlin (Ger.) - cur. Felix Hoffmann - see website

2010             film PLAN   at NIET NORMAAL, Amsterdam - cur. Ine Gevers
2010             QUICKSCAN   Nederlands Fotomuseum Rotterdam - cur. Frits Gierstberg

2006             HUMOR vs. ART   Centraal Museum, Utrecht

2006             NEDERLAND 1   MuseumgoudA, Gouda

2004             VERWORPENEN  & ZONDAGSKINDEREN   De Hallen, Haarlem

2002             FACES, PEOPLE AND SOCIETY   De Hallen, Haarlem

2000             HOUDBAAR   ACHK-de Paviljoens, Almere

1999             PANORAMA 2000   a sight-specific exhibition of Centraal Museum on location in Utrecht

1999             A PALLID HOUSE   W139, Amsterdam

1998             THE REAL   SMART Project Space, Amsterdam

1997             (NO)VACANCIES   on location in Heslinki, Finland (sight-specific exhibition of Vantaa City Art Museum)

1997             FRAMED AREA   on location round Schiphol Airport (sight-specific)

1996             HEBBEN WIJ HET GEWETEN?   Provincial Museum Hasselt (Be.)

1991             PEILING ’91   Gemeentemuseum, The Hague


publications and reviews - selection

2017             HUMOUR   Frans Hals Museum-De Hallen, Haarlem

2016             HACKING HABITAT   Nai010 Publishers - order

2013             SERIOUS PLEASURE   Frans Hals Museum-De Hallen, Haarlem

2013             COLOUR LOGICS   HKU, Frank Koolen & Fleur van Muiswinkel

2013             YES NATURALLY   Nai010 Publishers - order

2013             THE GLORIOUS RISE AND FALL ... (and so on)   KW14

2011             UNE HISTOIRE NATURELLE   Filigranes Édition (Fr.) - see website

2011             UNHEIMLICH VERTRAUT · BILDER VOM TERROR   Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König

2010             METROPOLIS M website   Lotte ten Voorde - see website

2010             THE MAN WHO NEVER EXPERIENCED ANYTHING   Roma Publications nr.144 - see website

2010             QUICKSCAN   Nederlands Fotomuseum
2009             NRC HANDELSBLAD   interview Sandra Smallenburg - read interview

2009             DE GROENE AMSTERDAMMER (magazine)   'Alles vederlicht nemen' by Jannie Regnerus - read article
2009             HEEL ANDER BLAD   Museum De Pont/Roma Publications nr.124 - see website

2007             ARTISTS' BOOKS   Caldic Collection, Rotterdam

2007             MISTER MOTLEY #13 - Het Bewijs

2006             KITSCH UNEDITED   Museum De Pont, Tilburg
2005             A PERSONAL GEOGRAPHIC   in collaboration with ARTIMO

2002             AFTER IMAGE   a project of Rein Jelle Terpstra

2001             I REALLY LOVE THIS PLACE   Central Museum, Utrecht

1999             PANORAMA 2000   Central Museum, Utrecht

1998             VRIJ NEDERLAND, nr. 10   The selection of the museum director: Sjarel Ex

residencies and grants - selection

2017             Project Grant Artists   Mondriaan Fund

2016             Stipendium Established Artists   Mondriaan Fund

2011             Stipendium Established Artists   Mondriaan Fund

2011             Project Grant   Fund for Fine Arts, Design & Architecture

2010             ATELIER HOLSBOER, Paris (Fr.)   Institut Néerlandais / Fund for Fine Arts, Design & Architecture

2009             Project Grant   Fund for Fine Arts, Design & Architecture

2008             Project Grant   Fund for Fine Arts, Design & Architecture


work in collections - selection

                     Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven

                     Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar

                     Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem

                     Centraal Museum, Utrecht

                     Gemeentemuseum, The Hague

                     Pinakotheken München

                     Museum of Modern Art, New York

                     New York Public Library

                     The Clarck Art Institute, Williamstown

                     Centre Georges Pompidou / Bibliothèque Kandinsky, Paris

                     Bibliothèque national de France, Paris

                     FRAC, Limousin

                     and private collections in NL, Be, Ger, Sw, Fr, UK, USA


associated activities - selection

2007 -  now   tutor Fine Art   HKU / University of the Arts Utrecht

2016 - 2018  commissioner/advisor   Fonds Kwadraad

2016             THE BIG ART SHOW   City Theatre Haarlem in collaboration with Frans Hals Museum

2016             critical reflection on PhD-essay of Hans Scholten   University Leiden

2016             guest curator for KENNEMERBATALJON   Museum Haarlem (historical exhibition)

2016             portfolio review   Netherlands Photo Museum, Rotterdam - see website

2016             lecture   GRID, Groningen

2012 - 2016  commissioner/advisor   Mondriaan Fund

2015             guest curator and tutor  MAR-KABK / Gemak, Den Haag

2012             lecture at Studium Generale   HKU / University of the Arts Utrecht

2012            workshop   PhotoDepartament, St. Petersburg (Ru.)

2011 - 2015  commissioner/advisor   Board for Art and Design in Public Space  City Council Utrecht

2005             lecture   De Hallen, Haarlem

2004             lecture and guest tutor Fine Art   Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam

2004             lecture and guest tutor Fine Art   Zuyd University of Applied Science, Maastricht

2004             lecture   STROOM, The Hague

2001             guest tutor Fine Art  AKV/St.Joost, Den Bosch






Many of my projects were realized with kind support of the Mondriaan Fund.