Willem Harbers

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Education
1994 – 1995 Accademia di belle Arti Carrara, Italië
1989 – 1993 Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam
1987 – 1989 Academie van Beeldende Kunsten Rotterdam

Shows (selection since 2005)

Solo
2013 Galerie Janssen Dutch Design Week; Willem Harbers solo Eindhoven
2012 Galeri Zilberman “Labogrigneur and Satellite Works” Istanbul (Tu)
2011 Galerie Willy Schoots “Langzame Beelden in een Snelle Tijd” Eindhoven
2008 Stadhuis Diemen “Giroclaven en Satellietwerken” Diemen
2007 Galerie Willy Schoots, “Locomaat” Eindhoven
2005 De Boterhal Hoorn

Group shows and Art fairs

2018 Galerie KUUB with Annemieke Alberts Utrecht (duo)
2017 Art Düsseldorf Galerie Donopoulos Int. Fine Arts Düsseldorf (Ger)
Galerie Donopoulos Int. Fine Arts with Chris Doulgeris Thessaloniki (Gr) (duo)
Stichting ZOOK in the WaterTower with Paul Dikker Alkmaar (duo)
Art Athina Galerie Donopoulos Int. Fine Arts Athens (Gr)
Botanical Garden TU Delft: “Planttech Reflexion” Delft
Künstlerforum Bonn, “Umbruch” Bonn (Ger)
Kunstraum Descartes, with K Klapheck and Chris Doulgeris Düsseldorf (Ger)
2016 Kunstlijn Haarlem “Pre Present” Haarlem
Art Fair Köln Galerie Franzis Engels Köln (De)
Stichting ZOOK in the WaterTower Alkmaar
Ostrale’O16 “ERROR: X” Dresden (Ger)
WGKunst “Pakkend Beeld” Amsterdam
2015 SVB Bank Amstelveen (duo)
Galery Haus 34A Bad Bentheim (Ger) (duo)
KunstRAI, Galerie Franzis Engels Amsterdam
Art Karlsruhe, Galerie Franzis Engels Karlsruhe (Ger)
Rotterdam Contemporary “No Walls Expo” Rotterdam
OBA Amsterdam Amsterdam
Galerie de Meerse ”Metabolisme” Hoofddorp (duo)
2014 Cityhall Diemen “Connect” Diemen (duo)
Galerie Franzis Engels “Life Lines” Amsterdam
KunstRAI, Galerie Franzis Engels Amsterdam
Knock..Knock.. Venlo
RAW Art Fair, Galerie Franzis Engels Rotterdam
2013 Manufactuur “Somewhere in Between” Venlo
Galerie Janssen “Dutch Design Week: Labogibile” Eindhoven (duo)
Galerie Janssen “Beautiful Black, wonderful white” Eindhoven
Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers “Interlokaal” Amstelveen (duo)
Museum Kunstpallast “Die Grosse” Düsseldorf (Ger)
2012 Galerie Willy Schoots “Hedendaags in de sporen..” Eindhoven
2011 PAN Amsterdam Art Fair, Galerie Willy Schoots Amsterdam
CBK Amsterdam Amsterdam
2010 PAN Amsterdam Art Fair, Galerie Willy Schoots Amsterdam
Galerie de Compagnie Dordrecht (duo)
2009 Salon des Réalités Nouvelles, Parc Floral, Paris (Fr)
Galerie Willy Schoots on location, “Transmission” Amsterdam (duo)
Pulchri Studio “Non-Crossovers” Den Haag
Galerie Willy Schoots, Eindhoven
2008 Muziekgebouw a/h IJ, “Meeting Point” Amsterdam
Galerie Willy Schoots, Patio Eindhoven
2007 Galerie Willy Schoots, “Art Case” Eindhoven
2005 Haus der Kunst “3e Dimension, Skulptur Aktuell” München (Ger)
SBK KNSM-eiland Amsterdam (duo)

Stipendia
2007 Basisstipendium for artists from the Foundation BKVB, A’ dam.
2001 Basisstipendium for artists from the Foundation BKVB, A’ dam.
1995 Stipendium Cultural Treaty with Italy, work study/year Carrara, Italy.
1994 Working period with Stipendium at the European Ceramics Work Centre,
Den Bosch, the Netherlands. (EKWC)
Startstipendium from the Foundation BKVB for young artists, Amsterdam.

Publications (since 2000)

Ostrale”O16: ERROR:X 2016 , catalogue
“Die Grosse”, 2013 , catalogue Museum Kunstpallast, Düsseldorf
“Labogrigneur ve uydu isler” 2012 , solo catalogue Gal. Zilberman, Istanbul
“Labogrigneur and Satellite Works” “Langzame Beelden in een snelle Tijd” 2011 , solo catalogue Gal. Willy Schoots, Eindhoven
“Slow Sculptures in Speedy Times”.
Non-Crossovers 2009 , catalogue
Réalités Nouvelles 2009 , catalogue Salon des Réalités Nouvelles, Paris
Beelden Buiten/Binnen Borne 2005 , catalogue
Galerie Beeldenhof Sculpture 2005 , catalogue
3e Dimension, Skulptur Aktuell 2005 , catalogue Haus der Kunst, München
ABK, Oude Kerk Amsterdam 2003 , catalogue
“ De Walkuren ” 2000 , catalogue

Since 1997 critics about exhibitions in several newspapers and magazines, on radio and tv.

Related activities

2010 Masterclasses “spatial thinking” at Artzuid etc.
2008-2012 President of the professional Sculptors Organization ABK.
2009- Teacher at MK START, preparatory training for art students, Amsterdam.
2005 – Sculpture instructor at MK24, Centre for Visual Arts, Amsterdam.
2004 – Train sculptors with workshops to “plan and anticipate in the process”.
2003/2004 Member Platform Visual Arts for the Federation of Artists Unions.
2000 – Lectures about aspects (technical/historical) of life as a sculptor and an artist.

Willem Harbers
Wenslauerstraat 18-2
1053 BA Amsterdam
T: +31-(0)20- 6817571
M: +31-06- 23 98 66 99
E: wharbers@xs4all.nl
W: www.willemharbers.nl

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