curriculum

CURRICULUM VITAE

Michiel Blumenthal (1964 Amsterdam, The Netherlands) works and lives in Italy.
Email: miblum@ hotmail.com


EDUCATION

1995 - 1999 Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
1998 School of Visual Arts, New York
1983 - 1991 History, University of Amsterdam

2000 - 2017 EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS

2017 Tequilla, il Misterio di Arturo Bandini, Taccuini d'artisti, Studio zu spat, Roma, IT

2017 Il labirinto della nostra vita, Azienda Agricola nostra Vita, Elena e Annibale Parisi, Montalcino, IT

2017 Mapping Traces, with Graziella Reggio, curated by Anna Cochetti, Ass Culturale Trebisonda, Perugia, IT

2016 Ragioni e sentimenti, MAAAC Cisternino, curated by Alberto Vannetti, Cisternino, IT

2016 Simbiosi II, Il bruco di Pietraporciana with Graziella Reggio, curated by Anna Cocchetti, Riserva Naturale di Pietraporciana

2016 Size matters, curated by we like art! Tetem Enschede NL

2016 Conflictus, curated by Alberto Vannetti, MAAAC, Cisternino, IT

2016 Verlangerung, Kunstraum Egg, Egg-Zurich, CH

2016 Spoleto Contemporanea, curated by Gianluca Marziani, Palazzo Colicola, Spoleto, IT

2015 Simbiosi, 100 Alberi with Graziella Reggio, curated by Anna Cocchetti, Rifugio della Riserva Naturale di Pietraporciana, Sarteano, Siena, IT

2015 Together with John Seery, curated by Peter Noser and Susanna Hoffman, catalogus, Kunstraum Egg, Egg-Zurich, CH (solo)

2014 200 ALBERI, with Graziella Reggio, curated by Gianleonardo Latini, text: Luigi M. Bruno, KADO, creazioni Floreali, Roma, IT

2013 Er was eens een ezel...animations on songs of Maaike van Den Hoek, Westerklavier Den Horn and Werkgebouw Het Veem, Amsterdam, NL

2013  trans/uman(z)e 2013, together with Graziella Reggio, curated by Anna Cochetti, Storie Contemporanee, Roma, IT

2013 8° Viaggio Viaggiatori sulla Flaminia: Arcadia: mente_corpo & paesaggio, toegether with Graziella Reggio, curated by Franco Troiani, Emanuele De Donno and Giuliano Macchia, , Palazzo Mauri, Spoleto IT

2013 ART HOUSE Ostuni, curated by Alberto Vannetti, Ostuni IT

2013 Metamorfosi, together with Graziella Reggio, curated by Franco Troiani STUDIO A'87, Chiesetta Madonna del Pozzo, Spoleto IT

2012 Umbruch 1, curated by Peter Noser and Susanna Hoffman, Kunstraum Egg, Zurich, CH

2012, Een huis in een huis in een huis, Art Circle, NeWestFest, curated by Edward Janssen, Amsterdam, NL

2012, Raccolta: projection of poems of Maria Leonardi, Isola Tiberina, Roma, IT

2012, 100% Periferia, Palazzo delle esposizioni, Roma, IT

2012, C'è qualcosa nel dolore degli altri, Libreria Frane, Roma, IT

2011 Villa Etra together with Beatrice Pasquet, Cave, IT

2011 Numero 5 bis, Daniela e Lorenzo Sacchi, Milano IT

2010 Sweet lemon tree, Biblioteca Rispoli, Roma, IT (solo)

2009 Luci Sorgenti, Chiesa di Sant Antonio, Cascia IT

2009 Setdesign: Welkom in het Bos, Maaike van den Hoek, Groningen NL

2008 Terra, collettiva a cura di Alberto Vannetti, Cisternino, IT

2008 Blauwe Maandag, Productiehuis Tripact, Amsterdam NL

2007 Per la Musica III, Castelluccio di Pienza, Pienza IT

2006  Blauw, Setdesign, Maaike van den Hoek, Zuidhorn NL

2006 De Tienhof, curated by Louis de Vocht, Utrecht NL

2006 Het huis voor vlinders, De kleine Biennale, curated by Mark Kremer, Utrecht NL

2006 Castellucio di Pienza with Peter Noser e Annibale Parisi, Pienza IT

2005 Per la Musica, mostra internazionale di arte contemporanea Castelluccio di Pienza, curated by Peter Noser, Pienza IT

2004 Gli ultimi asini, MAD/Gabriele Mannino, Roma IT (solo)

2004  De Tienhof, curated by Louis de Vocht, Utrecht NL

2003 Aeneas in Saaksum, Gallerie de Verbeelding, Saaksum NL (solo)

2003 Een ezel verliefd, Friso Tammes en Martine Schotte, Amsterdam NL (solo)

2003 Numero 5, Daniela e Lorenzo Sacchi, Milano IT

2002 Materia Diforme2, Confartigianato di Asolo, Angelo Pauletti, Asolo IT

2002 Sentimento, Cielo del Esquilino, Roma IT

2002 Kulturschiene Herliberg, curated by Peter Noser, Zurigo, CH

2002 Studio Puopolo, curated by Renée Christine Picabia, Rome, IT 

2002 Il tempo degli Asini, Giochi d’Acqua e Verde,  Artena RM, IT (solo)

2001 Galleria Turchi, Montalcino (Si), IT (solo)

2001 Gallery Patrick Maffei, Follonica, IT

2001 Peter Noser, Zurigo,CH (solo)

2001 Kunsthaus Dietikon, Casa da Vinci, Dietikon, CH

February 2001 Locanda Piazza Padella, Montalcino

2001 Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden Baden, DE

2000 Oosterkerk, Amsterdam, NL

BOOKS/PUBLICATIONS

2017 De keizerin van Kusland (illustrations)

2015 Michiel Blumenthal 2000 - 2015 (catalogue), published by Kunstraum Egg, Switzerland

2014 De Scheet (illustrations)

2011 Onderweg 2 2000 - 2011 (catalogus by blurb 110 pages)

2009 Onderweg 1 Ezels, bomen, mensen en andere dingen... (catalogus by blurb 38 pages)

2002 Aeneid (limited edition)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017 Mapping traces by Anna Cocchetti

2015 Spoleto Contemporaneo by Davide Silvioli

2013 Tran(s)umanze by Anna Cocchetti

2002 Nergens thuis by Floris Tilanus (traduzione in Italiano)

2002 Giochi d’acqua by Gabriele Mannino

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

2011 - 2017 Festival Tweetakt, Utrecht

2004 - 2005 Insieme per fare, Rome

1998 - 1999 Cosmic Theater, Amsterdam

1987 - 1997 Festival a/d Werf, Utrecht

1979 - 2017 Luethi Peterson Camps