Claire Begheyn, ‘Portugal’, 2009, Bill Lowe Gallery

EDUCATION

1977 - 1979 Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy of Art. Bloomfield Hills, MI. USA. Graduation date 5-25-‘79
1973 - 1974 Nd (Bachelors in drawing, teaching degree), Tilburg
1968 - 1972 Ns (Bachelors in textiles, teaching degree), Tilburg

Widow 2007
Married 2015

EXHIBITIONS * group show

2015

Bill Lowe. Atlanta. USA White Show. Kasher Potamkin. New York. USA
Arti & Amititiae. The Salon. Amsterdam

De Kring. Amsterdam *
Studio exhibition annually since 1989

2014
Framed. New York. USA. Ongoing

2015
Tierrafino. Amsterdam

Arti & Amititiae. The Salon. Amsterdam
De Kring. Amsterdam

2013
Bill Lowe Gallery. Atlanta. USA. Contract. Work sent to gallery
Gallery ‘Artist Unlimited’. Bielefeld. Germany Art Noord. Amsterdam
Art Route Diepenheim
Arti & Amititiae. The Salon. Amsterdam

2012 Museum de Speeltoren. Monnickendam
Stedelijk Museum. Schiedam
Kunstroute de Wijk. Drenthe

Link Art Company. Amsterdam
Musictheatre. Amsterdam

Arti & Amititiae. The Salon. Amsterdam *

2011
Headquarters Shell The Netherlands
Worldmuseum Rotterdam
Arti and Amicitiae. The Salon. Amsterdam
Toonkamer. Center for Interior Design. Utrecht

2010
Toonkamer. Center for Interior Design. Utrecht
Riele. Design Clothing. Amsterdam Arti and Amicitiae. New Members

Arti and Amicitiae. The Salon. Amsterdam *
Watertower. Utrecht

2009
Arti and Amicitiae. The Salon. Amsterdam
Wonderwood. 10 Years. Amsterdam

Saxion Enschede. Kunstcabinet
Design Hotel Artemis. ‘Twist’. Amsterdam
Design Hotel Artemis. ‘Puur’. Amsterdam

2008
Miami Bridge Art Fair. Go Go gallery. Miami
Museum KUNSTPAVILJOEN. Nieuw Roden

2007 Bridge Art Fair. London. Go Go gallery, Miami
artKITCHEN gallery, Whisper in the West

Hot house. Cranbrook Museum of Art, MI (USA)
KOP van WaZ. Arttrack. Amsterdam

2005
Save a Melting Iceberg in One day. OT301 Beaumont gallery. Berlicum Ormeau Bath Gallery. Final selection Biennale. Belfast. Ireland *

2004 Het Glazen Huis. Amstelpark. Amsterdam ARTkitchen gallery. Amsterdam. “Who is the best” Watertoren. Vlissingen. “Bisons against Bush” Kunst Kijken. Monnickendam. Installation in church Collection of the city of Weert Landgoed ‘De Horst’, Driebergen. “Beauty”

2003
ARTkitchen *

2002
ARTkitchen gallery, Amsterdam. “Handle with care” Kunstcentrum. Haarlem Willem 3 Kazerne. Vlissingen Museum ‘De Tiendschuur, Weert’. From the Collection’. * Ignatiushuis. Spiritual centrum Amsterdam. Photographs

2001
Studio exhibition, in collaboration with ‘Open Studio’s Nieuwmarkt’ (annualy since 1989). Photographs.

2000
Holland Tunnel Art Projects. Installation ‘Still life’. NY (USA) De Boterhal. Hoorn. Installation. ‘Inside out’ 1999
Naturalis. Museum of Natural History. Leiden De Meersse. Hoofddorp

1998
Colon Siegal Galleries. Santa Fé. NM (USA) * Kunst aan huis route’. Edam

1997 Musée Saint - George, Liège (Belgium) Pulitzer Art Gallery. Amsterdam ‘Klick’, Quartair Gallery.The Hague

1996
De Nederlandse Bank’.Installation. Amsterdam Museum Gorkum, ‘The Smell of Wood’ *

1995
Museum ‘De Tiendschuur. Weert *

1994
Kokon Gallery. Tilburg Nanky de Vreeze Gallery. Amsterdam *

1993
Artikel Gallery. Tilburg * Nanky de Vreeze, Gallery. Amsterdam

1992
Museum ‘De Tiendschuur’.Weert Gooiland. Hilversum

1991
De Hooge Vuursche Castle. Baarn * Artikel Gallery. Tilburg

1990
‘Het Reliëf’. Gallery Magenta. Dordrecht *
De Bewaerschole. Burg-Haamstede Dis Gallery. Maastricht

1989
Birnie. Deventer Linea. Gand. (Belgium) *

1987
Het Kruithuis. Den Bosch *
Het Oude Raadhuis. Aalsmeer Dis Gallery. Maastricht

1985
‘Beeld en Vorm’. Weighing House, Leiden * Bozar Gallery. Antwerp (Belgium)

1984
van Kranendonk Gallery. The Hague *

1982
Nouvelles Images Gallery. The Hague ‘A New Image’. Gallery Lambert Tegenbosch. Heusden *

1981
Studio Exhibition

1979
Fiberworks, Ferris State, Big Rapids, MI (USA)
Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum. Bloomfield Hills. MI

Fiberworks. Interlochen. MI
Mixed Media, Focus Gallery, Detroit MI

‘Pliable Structures, Focus Gallery, Detroit MI
‘Photography’, Focus Gallery. Detroit, MI

1978
‘Cranbrook’. Bloomfield Hills, MI *

1977
Domino Gallery. Maastricht

1972
Textile Museum. Tilburg * GRANTS

2011
Arti & Amicitiae. Weduwen en wezen fonds Loft New York. Mondriaan Stichting

2010
Loft New York. Mondriaan Stichting

2005
Loft. New York. Mondriaan Stichting

2000
Voorzieningsfonds voor kunstenaars. Den Haag Basic Stipend. Fonds voor Beeldende Kunst. Amsterdam Loft. New York. Mondriaan Stichting

1999
Ceramic shell workshop, Technical University. Eindhoven

1995
Basic Stipend. Fonds voor Beeldende Kunst. Amsterdam

1994
Materials Funding Foundation

1993
Djerassi Foundation, Woodside, CA (USA) ‘90 /’91 Production Budget Women Artists, City of Amsterdam

1990
Materials Funding Foundation ‘89-’92 /’93 Ministery of Cultural Affairs, Rijswijk

1989
Pollock - Krasner, New York. NY (USA)

1988
MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH (USA)

1984
Kunstraad (Council for the Arts), Amsterdam

1978
Cranbrook Academy of Art, MI (USA)

WORK IN THE COLLECTION OF Various. Not mentioned.

2013
Umesh Khimji. Oman

2012
Uitgeverij Boom. Amsterdam

2008
Maxime Shouppe. Brussel. Belgium Marianne Ketel. Amsterdam Anneke Heikoop. Amsterdam Ilja Aris. Badhoevendorp

2007
Jerven Ober. Amsterdam Mrs. J. van Poppel. Vught Mrs. C. Appeldoorn. The Hague Mrs. de Bruyn. Gorinchem

2006
Mr. and Mrs van den Broek. Aerdenhout

2005
Ministry of Economic Affairs. The Hague

2004
Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Dutch Embassy, Berlin. Building by Rem
Koolhaas
M. Baartman. Hoofddorp
F. le Cocq d’Armandville. Breda
C. Appeldoorn. Den Haag
Robert
D. Dethmers. Monnickendam
G. Kanon. Amstelveen
R. Legdeur. Amsterdam
M. de Keukelaire. Frankrijk
JC Heydenrijk. Hoorn
N. Verwey. Hoorn
M. and E. Wokke. Alkmaar
AVRO. Dutch TV
M.H.T. v.d. Heijden. Amsterdam
W. Lacor / C. van Oostveen. Amsterdam
W. and J. Freling. Breda
T. van Voorthuyzen. D. v. Ingen. Broek in Waterland
A. Andringa. Broek in Waterland
Th. Bout. Amsterdam
J. Hengeveld. Amstelveen
W. van de Berg. Amsterdam
M. Ketel. Amsterdam
L. and R. Otto. Halfweg
Museum ‘De Tiendschuur’.Weert
WVC. Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Rijswijk
Prof. P. Sanders. Schiedam
R.A. Morgan. Amsterdam
P. Tegenbosch. Amsterdam
L. Heerkens. Tilburg
L. Coehorst. Venlo
M. Franssen. Wychen
U. van Voorst. Bussum
Mrs. Fritz S. Levi.New York
J. and S. den Ouden. The Hague
M. and L. van Abbe. The Hague
J. van Kranendonk. The Hague
P. Theunissen. Linne
H. and C. Crouch. New York
J. and J. Bernstein. Birmingham, MI (USA)
J. and B. Schuler. Birmingham, MI
M. Fletcher. Detroit, MI
C. Bickel. Ann Arbor. MI
J. and T. Lackey. Kansas City. MO (USA)
J. Begheyn. Weert
City of Amsterdam
Art Libraries
Many more

MODELS FOR / AND * COMMISSIONS

2004
Installation of 9 sculptures. Cruiseship: The Veendam. Holland America Line.
Ordered by: Onderneming en Kunst. Amsterdam *

1997
Sweelinck College, Amsterdam

1992 Tax Office, Amersfoort * 1993

1989 ‘De Witte Olifant’, Amsterdam * 1990 Outdoor Sculpture, Hofstra University, Hempstead NY (USA)

1986 ‘De Tweebos’, Rotterdam * 1986

1985 District Building, Utrecht * 1985

1984 MAVO School, Purmerend * 1985

1983 Land Registry Office, Eindhoven P.R.G. and J.J. Kütemann, Brasschaat (Belgium) * 1983

1982 District Office State Police, Den Bosch *

1986 Multifunctional Community Building ‘Zevenkamp’, Rotterdam *

1983 ‘De Binnenplaats’, Amsterdam *

1983 ‘De Veste’, Hellevoetsluis Music College, Amsterdam *

1982 H. and J. van Kranendonk, The Hague * 1982

LECTURES

2010
Various Rotaryclubs

2009
Rotaryclub Amstelveen

2004
ARTkitchen TU Delft, Minerva University. Rotterdam

2000
Dance academy. Tilburg

1997
De Badcuyp, Amsterdam Visiting artist. Cranbrook Academy of Art. MI (USA)

1996
Museum of Gorkum Art Academy, Arnhem

1989
Cranbrook Academy of Art. MI. USA

1988
Kansas Art Institute, Kansas City, MO (USA) Boston Museum Fine Arts School, Boston, MA (USA)

1987
Ithaca College, Ithaca NY (USA) Various in the Netherlands

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013
Sculpture sold at Christies from the collection of Piet and Ida Sanders

2012
Newspapers ‘Het Parool’ and ‘AD’: artist house as location for film crew and photographers

2011
Solo in movie: ‘First Impression’

2010?
Solo in movie: ‘Cogito ergo est’

2009
Part of movie: interview with Daniel Gould

2005
Eigen huis en interieur Esta

2004
Kunstblik. TV. Interview by Liesbeth Brandt Cortius. Studioview Villa d’Arte Vivenda Vie

2002 Haarlems Dagblad PZC. Provinciaalse Zeeuwse Courant Living Midi Residence

2000 Noord Hollands dagblad DECO.

1999 Leidsch Dagblad etc.

1998 ELLE Wonen

1997 NRC Handelsblad

1996 Het Parool, Gorkumse Courant et al., Ons Erfdeel

1994 Brabants Dagblad

1993 Output

1992 Pollock Krasner Foundation - Annual Report
Land van Weert
Gooi- en Eemlander

1991
Nieuwsblad van het Zuiden
Gooi- en Eemlander

1990 De Gecombineerde PZC, et al. (Zeeland Province daily papers)

1988 In Opdracht ‘80 / ‘87 - Fine Arts Commissions in Amsterdam

1987 Various Dutch weekly journals and daily papers (f.e. Aalsmeerder Courant)

1986 Commissions for Public Art Completed in 1985 (published by Ministry of Education and Science)
1% Kunst (1% for the Arts) in Regional State Police Office and Government
Information Service, Den Bosch
1% Kunst in ‘De Tweebos’ in Rotterdam

1985 ‘Beeld en Vorm’ (Image and Form) Semaine d’Anvers Le Standard

1984 RP Magazine

1982 Muziek in Noord Kunst op Zicht (on TV)
Brabants Dagblad

1981 De Nieuwe Linie

1979 Cranbrook at Ferris State

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1997- Management trainer, consultant, coach. Director of ‘The Ninth Muse’ trainings. Personal development based upon self developed programs with a base in creative thinking, art and (self)leadership. Organisation of events

1979-‘97 Sweelinck College. Amsterdam. Art (history) and craft

1972-’77 Various schools

OTHER ACTIVITIES

2010 - Member of Rotary Club ‘Hoog Zuid”

1991 - ‘94 Participant in project of JAM Foundation. Students in Artists Studio’s
1989 - ‘93 Member of Fulbright Grant Committee
1987 - ‘00 Foundation ARTGARDEN (in corporation with Govert Heikoop).
American outdoor sculpture in our garden in Amsterdam

Amsterdam Dutch

About Claire Begheyn