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Michael Markwick

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Installation View: GALERIE BORN / PROJEKTRAUM HEIDDORF, 2017 Pigment, Binder, Acrylic, And Mixed Media On Linen Various © Michael Markwick
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Poet climbing out of the earth, 2017 Pigment, Binder, Acrylic, And Mixed Media On Linen 180 X 150 Cm ( 71 X 59 In. ) © Michael Markwick
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Waters Edge, 2017 Pigment, Binder, And Acrylic On Linen 180 X 150 Cm ( 71 X 59 In. ) © Michael Markwick
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Satellite , (2016 – 2017) Pigment And Binder On Linen Michael Markwick 210 X 190 Cm © Michael Markwick
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Dark Culvert , 2016 Pigment, Binder, Acrylic, And Mixed Media On Linen 180 X 150 Cm ( 71 X 59 In. ) © Michael Markwick
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Painter, 2016 Charcoal On Paper 42 X 29.5 Cm © Private Collection
Quick Facts
Birthplace
Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.
Birth year
1974
Lives in
Berlin-Germany
Works in
Berlin
Schools
Indiana University, 2002, M.F.A. Masters of Fine Arts Degree
Representing galleries
Berlin Germany, Galerie Born
Tags
figurative
CV

(brief/ selectie) Full CV upon request.

Lives and Works in Berlin Germany 

Education:

M.F.A. Masters of Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington U.S.A. 2002
B.F.A. Bachelors of FIne Arts, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A. 1998

Recent Awards, Honors, Stipendia (selection)

2011-16  Basisstipendium, Mondriaan Fonds/FBKVB The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture, Amsterdam (NL)
2009  Werk Budget, FBKVB The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture, Amsterdam (NL)
2008  Nomination, Wim Izaks Prize, Dordrechts Museum, The Netherlands
2007  Nomination, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Netherlands Royal Painting Prize) (NL)
2006  Basisstipendium, FBKVB The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture, Amsterdam (NL)
2006  Project Stipend Dordrecht. Centrum Beeldende Kunst. (NL)
2005  Startstipend. Centrum Beeldende Kunst. Contemporary Arts Center Dordrecht., Dordrecht (NL)
2005  Artist in Residence: Kunstfabrik am Flutgraben, Berlin/ CBK Dordrecht, (NL)

Selected Exhibitions (selection) [s] solo [cat] catalogue

2017 Galerie Born - Projektraum Heiddorf, Neu Kaliß (DE) [s]
2017 Botschaft Berlin. Long Loud Silence, Berlin (DE)
2016 Galerie Born, Darss (DE)
2016 Long Loud Silence: Robert Gfader, Michael Markwick, Robert Muntean. PARALLEL VIENNA 2016, Vienna (AT)
2016 MICHAEL MARKWICK “from the archive”, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin (DE) [s]
2016 Long Loud Silence, Robert Gfader, Michael Markwick, Robert Muntean. nationalmuseum, Berlin (DE)

2015 Robert Gfader/ Michael Markwick/ Robert Muntean. Kunstverein Steyr, Austria

2014  It Never Happened, 10 Years Noordkaap: Curators: Katja Diallo and Jan Kryzons, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
2014   ’reflections on life earth bound’, Galerie In Vorm, Hasselt, Belgium

2013  Geist und Form: Ten Painters from Berlin. Grunwald Gallery of Art, Bloomington Indiana. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop [cat]
2013  The Legend of the Shelves. Autocenter Berlin. Berlin (DE) [cat]

2012  Michael Markwick. The WYE Curator: Leah Stuhltrager. Berlin (DE) [s]

2011  Anonymous Drawings Archive, SIHLQUAI55 OFFSPACE Visarte Zürich, Switzerland
2011-2 Museum Le Secet: Heer Arendskerke, Nederland
2011  Under Pressure: Current Trends in Printmaking, Kresge Gallery at Lyons College (U.S.A.)

2010  BLICK OHNE ENDE CBK Dodrecht (Contemporary Arts Center Dordrecht )Curator: Jurriaan Benschop. Dordrecht, Netherlands[C]
2010  Tapetenwechsel, CBK (Contemporary Arts Center) Dordrecht, Netherlands
2010  ANONYMOUS DRAWINGS N°11, Uferhallen, Berlin, Germany
2010  Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan. (U.S.A.)
2010  A View Without End, Dutch Artists in Berlin. Autocenter Berlin. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop. Berlin (DE) [cat]
2010  Kunstvlaai. Metal Heart IV Schwarzwald/fruhling. Amsterdam, (NL)
2010  Hier gibt es keine falschen hase. Forgotten bar project/ Galerie im Regierungsvierte. Berlin (DE)
2010  NATURansichten. Galerie Alte Schule. Curator: Matheos Pontikos, Berlin (DE) [cat]
2010  The Periphery Rising: New Drawings by Michael Markwick. Kunst in Kreuzberg e. V. /Atelierhof Kreuzberg. Berlin. (DE) [s]
2010  Schwarzwald, Noordkap. Curator: Arno Coenen and Katja Diallo, Dordrecht, (NL) [cat]

2009-10 ANONYMOUS DRAWINGS N°10 Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin (DE)  [cat]
2009  Salon, Pictura, Dordrecht (NL)
2009  Disturbed Nature: Drei Künstler am Rande des Natürlichen. Cluster, Curator: Jurriaan Benschop Berlin. (DE)
2009  Zomer, een schat aan vormen, Gallery Invorm. Curated by Ineke Voorstegh. Hasselt (BE)
2009  Over-leven  Sur-vivre  Sur-vive  I: Gallery Invorm Hasselt, Belgium. Curated by Ineke Voorstegh
2009  “Youth Cult” DadaPost Gallery. Curators: Howard McCalebb and Lou Andrea Savoir. Berlin (DE)
2009  Opposites Attract – On Dialectics. Curator: Christine Sluysmans. De Veemvloer. Amsterdam (NL)

2008  Safety Architecture. Curator: Lou Joseph, Martin Art Gallery Allentown, PA . ( U.S.A.). [cat]
2008  ART AMSTERDAM 2008 with Gallery Tanya Rumpff Haarlem (NL)
2008  Deeper/ After Relocation >> New Excavations and Paintings. Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht, (NL) [s]
2008  Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst, GEM Gemeentemuseum te Den Haag, (NL) [cat]

2007  Historia: New Drawings and Objects, Michael Markwick and Jennifer Blazina, Pictura, Dordrecht, (NL)
2007  Crossing Boundaries, Hong Kong Graphic Arts Festival 2007, Hong Kong,(CN) [cat]
2007  Penang International Print Exhibition/ Penang State Art Gallery, Penang, Malaysia, curator Y. Bhg. Datuk Syed Ahmad [cat]

2006-07   QUIET APOCALYPSE: 2yk Gallery Kunstfabrik Am Flutgraben: Berlin, (DE) 2yk Gallery curatorial team. [s]
2006   RISE: Pictura, Derde Zaal,  Dordrecht, NL) [s]
2006    WYSIWYG (What You See is What You Get), Kunstoffice, Berlin (DE) [s]
2006   “Papier”. Galerie Röhr und Ripkin. Berlin 2006 (DE)
2006    Berliner Kunstsalon: Metamorphose. Galerie Gillian Morris:  Curator: Gillian Morris/ Berlin (DE)

2005   “Aan het werk 4" Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Dordrecht, (NL) [cat]
2005   String Theory. Tania Bedriñana and Michael Markwick: Korner Kiez, Berlin, (DE)
2005   Emission: Galleria il Sotoportego,Scuola Internazionale di Grafica  Venice, (IT)
2005   Contemporary Artists in Print: Emission Portfolio Mc Master Gallery, University of South Carolina, ( U.S.A.).
2005   Purdue University Rueff Galleries Exchange II: International and National Exchange Print Portfolios  IN, ( U.S.A.).
2005   Emission: Universität der Künste, Berlin Gallery, Berlin (DE)
2005   “Pandus Gaat Vreemd”  Stichting Kunst Werk Pand Paulus, Schiedam (NL)
2005   Post Consumption: New Paintings. Galleria il Sotoportego, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venice, (IT) [s]

Residencies (selection)

2008   Frans Masereel Center, Kasterlee, Belgium / August 2008
2008   Dordrechts Museum. Dordrecht, Netherlands/ November 26 -April 2008
2006   Frans Masereel Center, Kasterlee, Belgium  / April 2006
2006   Kunstfabrik Am Flutgraben, Berlin, Germany / July 2005 – February 2006
2005   Amsterdam Grafische Atelier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands / June 2005
2005   Scuola Internazionale di Grafica. Venice, Italy / April 2005
2003 International Gaast Atelier, Toos Neger Stichting Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Lectures/ Teaching/ Interviews (selection)

2016 Discordant Harmonies and Imagined Wildness: A Painter’s Open Creative Space Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
2016 Guest Panelist, Federal Academy of Security Policy in Berlin, Germany

2015 Public Interview with gallery director Dr. Enrico Savio, Kunstverein Steyr, Austria

2014 Visiting Artist Lecturer, The Hong Kong Open Printshop, The Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, Hong Kong

2013   Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA
2013   Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
2013   Visiting Artist Lecturer, Lyon College, Batesville, AR, USA
2013   Visiting Artist Lecturer, Indiana University, Bloomington
2013   Visiting Artist Lecturer, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI,USA
2010   Public Interview with Dr. Heinz Stahlhut (Leiter der Sammlung Bildende Kunst an der Berlinische Galerie) Autocenter, Berlin

2009   “Collisions” Gallery Cluster, Berlin, Germany
2009   “Collisions” Gallery Invorm, Hasselt, Belgium

2008   Frans Masereel Center, Kasterlee, Belgium
2008   Dordrechts Museum. Dordrecht, Netherlands

2007  “Historia” Public Lecture, Pictura, The Netherlands

2006   “The Berlin Factor” Lecture/ Interview with Erik Beenker, Volkskrant, Netherlands May 17th  2006

Collections (selection) *diverse international private collections in the Netherlands, Germany, and U.S.

Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerp, Belgium
Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.
John Beck Collection, Indiana University Museum of Art, U.S.A.
South Carolina University U.S.A.
Frans Masereel Center, Kasterlee, Belgium
Anonymous Drawings/ Blutenweis Drawing Archive, Berlin, Germany
Hong Kong Open Printshop, Hong Kong, China
Indiana University, Bloomington Indiana U.S.A.
University of the Arts  Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.
Purdue University U.S.A.
Mary Baldwin College  Staunton, VA, U.S.A.
Ann Arbor Arts center  U.S.A.