Gijs van Lith.

17/18.

Vita.

Gijs was born 1984 and lives and works in Rosmalen, Netherlands.

Studies

2011 / 2013
MFA Master of fine art, St. Joost, ’s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2004 / 2008
AKV St. Joost, Autonome Beeldende kunst, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

Solo Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2018        Thinner Spirits, Rotterdam Kunsthal, Rotterdam, NL

2016        Welcome To The Thunderdome, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

2015        Hardly Anything Sticks Anymore, Galerie Majke Hüsstege, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2014        Like My first love I can’t get you outta my head, RH Contemporary Art, New York, NY, USA

2014        Engine room / Wiggle room, Punt WG, Art space, Amsterdam, NL

2011        Gijs van Lith, Galerie Majke Hüsstege, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2011        The last three years, APG headquarters, Amsterdam, NL

2011        ‘PAINT!’, Galerie Bart, Amsterdam, NL

2010
     Thieme Art Talent Award, Art Amsterdam, RAI, Amsterdam, NL

2009        Gijs van Lith, Galerie Bart, Amsterdam, NL

 

 

Group Exhibitions

Group Exhibitions

2017        The Browsing Chamber, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

2017        Bech Risvig Collection, House for Kunst & Design, Holstebro, DK

2017        Abstracted, Aeroplastics Gallery, Brussels, BE

2017        New Amsterdam, Marisa Newman Projects, New York, NY, USA

2017        Attitudes in Painting, Hunted Projects, Lepsien Art Foudation, Dusseldorf, DE

2017        Orakel der Abstracten, Majke Husstege Projects, MPV, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2016        Art Miami, Torch Gallery, Miami, Florida, USA

2016        The End, Lets Start Again, Donau83, Art Space, Berlin, DE

2016        Contemporary Visions VI, BEERS London Gallery, London, UK

2016        This Art Fair, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, NL

2016        Impossibile, Spacio Bianco, Art Space, Torino, IT

2016        Amsterdam Art Fair, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

2016        Got It For Cheap Vol.5, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2016        Got It For Cheap Vol.4,  Agnes B Galerie Dejour, Paris, FR

 

2015        Art Rotterdam, Art Fair, Majke Hüsstege, Rotterdam, NL

2015        Amusing ourselves to death, Galerie Frank Taal, Rotterdam, NL

2015        Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, Den Haag, NL

2015        20 years of deferred value, Nieuwe Vide, Art space, Haarlem, NL

2015        Reboot, Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2015        Heavy metal, Grafisch Atelier, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2015        HYPERHYPER, Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

 

2014        De Hommage: Daar komen de putters, na Fabritius, Museum Keukenhof, Lisse, NL

2014        Texas Contemporary, RH Contemporary Art, Houston, Texas, USA

2014        The Gaverprijs 2014, De schakel, Waregem, BE

2014        Fast Food & Slow Art, VORTplatform, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

 

2013        Traces, SM-‘s Stedelijk Museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2013        Still Life, Museum de Pont, Tilburg, NL

2013        PAN Amsterdam, Galerie Majke Husstege, Amsterdam, NL

2013        The Static Is Also Electric, MFA Graduations show, Service Garage, Amsterdam, NL

 

2012        Point du Vue, 200 Avans, SM-‘s Stedelijk museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2012        Young Guns, Galerie Majke Hüsstege, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2012        PAN Amsterdam, Galerie Majke Husstege, Amsterdam, NL

2012        Kunstvlaai, MFA AKV St. Joost, Amsterdam, NL

2012        Re: converse, Casino van Beringen, BE

2012        Van Alaert tot Zessen, BKKC, Tilburg, NL

2012        1,0 fte, CBK, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

 

2011 
    Klaas en Barend en Gijs en Rieneke en Carole, SM-’s Stedelijk museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2011        Royal Awards for painting, Royal Palace, Amsterdam, NL

2011        Double Dutch, duo exhibition, Victory Gallery, Portland, Oregan, USA

2011        PAN Amsterdam, Galerie Majke Husstege, Amsterdam, NL

2011        Gasunie kunstprijs 2011, Group exhibition, Groningen, NL

 

2010
     Royal Awards for painting, Royal Palace, Amsterdam, NL

2010        Art Amsterdam, Galerie Bart, RAI, Amsterdam, NL

2010        PAN Amsterdam, Galerie Majke Husstege, Amsterdam, NL

2010        Preview Berlin, Art Fair, Galerie Bart, Berlin, DE

2010        Art Fair 21, Galerie Bart, Köln, DE

 

2009 
    Thieme Art Award, Art Amsterdam, Galerie Bart, RAI, Amsterdam, NL

2009        Your-space, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, NL

2009        ‘Vanaf morgen’, BKKC, Tilburg, NL 
Summer, Galerie Bart, Amsterdam, NL

 

2008 
    Royal Awards for painting, GEM museum, Den Haag, NL

2008 
    Paraat # 4, Best graduates 2008, Veemvloer met Ronmandos, Amsterdam, NL

2008        Recent graduates, AAF, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, NL

2008        Hans Brinker Budget Hotel Trophy, Amsterdam, NL

 

2006 
    Porcelain Business, DBKS-ruimte, SM’s Stedelijk museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, NL

Collections

Collections

Royal Family of the Netherlands

KPMG

ASR art collection

Imago Mundi Luciano Benetton

Achmea kunstcollectie

APG (former ABP)

PGGM-Fonds

CBK zuid oost Amsterdam

Dela
Ymere

Private collections

Prices, Residencies & Grants

Residencies & Grants

2018 CCA Andratx Artist in Residence Program

2018 Lepsien Art Foundation Silkscreen Grand

2014 Buning Brongers Prijs (Nominee)

2014 Gaverprijs 2014 (4th place)

2011 Royal Awards for painting (Nominee)

2011 Gasunie art prize (Nominee)

2011 Brabant Talent Lab Award 2011 (nominee)

2010
Royal Awards for painting (Nominee)

2009 Thieme Art Young Talent, Art Amsterdam 2009 (Winner)

2008 Buning Brongers Prijs (Nominee)

2008 Royal Awards for painting (Nominee)

2008 ArtOlive Jong Talent (Nominee)

2008 Hans Brinker Budget Hotel Trophy (Nominee)

Publications

2015 Catalogue: Art Rotterdam

2014 The Gaverprijs 2014, De schakel, Waregem, BE

2013 Traces: Elly Stegeman, Curator Stedelijk museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch

2012 Kunstbeeld: May edition, Schilderkunst 2.0 (A paintings womb, Diptych)

2011 Catalogue: Royal Awards for painting, Royal Palace Amsterdam

2011 Text: ‘Paint!’ by Maarten Bertheux

2010 Monographic: Gijs van Lith, Author: Elly Stegeman, Curator Stedelijk museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch

2010 Catalogue: Preview Berlin, Art Fair, Berlin, Germany

2010 Catalogue: Art Amsterdam 2010

2010 Catalogue: Royal Awards for painting, Royal Palace Amsterdam

2008 Catalogue: Royal Awards for painting, Royal Palace Amsterdam

Curated

Curated

2015        HYPERHYPER, WIIFabriek ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2014        The Kick off, VORTplatform, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL

2012        Young Guns: Galerie Majke Hüsstege, Amsterdam, NL

2009        The Drive-in, DMT-loods, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL