Paul Kooiker

Paul Kooiker (1964)

Lives in Amsterdam. Works in Amsterdam.

tegenboschvanvreden
Amsterdam - Nederland
Paul Kooiker
Paul Kooiker

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Paul Kooiker graduated from the Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten in The Hague in 1986. From 1990 to 1992 he was granted a residency at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. He won the Prix de Rome Photography in 1996, and the A. Ronald Holst Award in 2009. The work of Paul Kooiker has been shown in many solo and group exhibitions within the Netherlands and abroad. Among the locations are the Fotomuseum in The Hague, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen (Rotterdam), FOAM (Amsterdam), the He Xiangning Art Museum (Shenzhen, China), MMoMA, Moscow (Russia) and Istanbul Modern (Istanbul, Turkey). His work is included in both private and museum collections throughout the world.

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Education 1982 - 1986 Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten, Den Haag, NL Residencies 1990 - 1992 Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, NL Selected Solo Exhibitions 2019 Eggs and Rarities, Otto Zoo, Milan, IT (curated by Francesco Zanot) 2018 Eggs and Rarities, tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam, NL Untitled (Nude), FOMU, Antwerp, BE 3/5, Hydra + Fotografia, Mexico City, MX 2016 History X, tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam, NL Haha Nude, RIOT, Gent, BE 2015 Nude Animal Cigar, G/P Gallery, Tokyo, JP Nude Animal Cigar, Galerie Kromus + Zink, Berlin, DE 2014 Nude Animal Cigar, Fotomuseum Den Haag, NL Sunday, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, US 2013 Paul Kooiker, RVB Gallery, Paris, FR Paul Kooiker, MiCamera, Milan, IT 2012 Sunday, Galerie Wim van Krimpen, Amsterdam, NL Room Service, ICM, Haarlem, NL 2009 Crush, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL A. Roland Host Award, KCB, Bergen, NL Crush, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam, NL 2007 Political Chaos, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam, NL Galerie Maurits vd Laar, Den Haag, NL 2006 Paradise twenty-one, FOAM, Amsterdam, NL 2004 Showground, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam, NL 2002 Hunting and Fishing, James Cohan Gallery, New York, US Hunting and Fishing, Galerie Roger Bjorkholmen, Stockholm, SW 2001 Modelstudies, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam,NL 2000 Utrechtse Krop, Universiteitsmuseum, Utrecht, NL 1999 Hunting and Fishing, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, NL Hunting and Fishing, De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam,NL Utrechtse Krop, Vleeshal, Middelburg, NL 1998 Janus Pact, Montevideo, Amsterdam, NL 1997 Galerie De Praktijk, Amsterdam, NL 1996 Galerie De Praktijk, Amsterdam, NL Hedendaagse Fotografie, Kunsthal Rotterdam, NL Selected Group Exhibitions 2018 B is for Bird, Kranenburgh, Bergen, NL (Curated by Hanne Hagenaars) Everything happens at once, Galerie Zink, Brussels, BE Borrador de un cuerpo intervenido, Artexarte, Buenos Aires, AR 2017 XL-Size Matters, Galerie Fifty One, Antwerp, BE Photography and Form, Fotomuseum Den Haag, NL Collection of Aernoud Bourdrez, Huize Frankendael, Amsterdam, NL Adele, Galerie Zink, Waldkirchen, DE Rolling Snowball 8, Three shadows Art Centre, Xiamen, CN Dazed, Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, IE 2016 The One – The Real, Kromus + Zink, Berlin, DE Full Moon, Museum Voorlinden, Wassernaar, NL Still Life, Galaxy Art Center, Xiamen, CN TOUCHED – Craftsmanship in Photography, Museum het Schip, Amsterdam, NL (curated by Anton Corbijn) 2015 Image As Object, Palermo Galerie, Stuttgart, DE Arcadia, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim, NL De Burgemeester van Veurne, Emergent Galerie, Veurne, BE Upcoming 20/20 Vision, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich,CH Still Life-Contemporary Dutch Photography, Shanghai, CN Himalayas Museum, Shanghai, CN H2o Humans, Voorwerf Marineterrein, Amsterdam, NL LaLaLa Human Steps, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL Invisible forces that determine what happens next, tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam, NL Law & Order, Apprentice/Master exhibition #5, Kunstpodium T, Tilburg, NL 2014 Still Life, Three Shadows Art Centre, Beijing, CN Al Desnudo, The Ordonez Falcon Collection, TEA, Tenerife, ES Dutch Photography, The space between us, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, CN Haperende Mens, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL Le Mur, Collection Antoine de Galbert, La Maison Rouge, Paris, FR Dutch Photography, The space between us, Felix& Foam, Amsterdam, NL Photo Stories, Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag, NL (cat.) Theatre de L’absurde, Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam, NL 2013 From Holland with Love, Nederlands Fotomuseum,Rotterdam, NL Photo as Figure, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, NL Political Chaos, Etudes, Colette, Paris, FR Undercover, Museum of Contemporary Art Erarta, St. Petersburg, RU Easy Living, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim, NL Images for Images, Artists for Tichy, GASK, Kutna Hora, CZE (cat.) Still Life-Contemporary Dutch Photography, MAMM, Moskou, RU As Tears Go By, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, NL Skinscape, Metis-nl, Amsterdam, NL Vrai ou Faix, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, NL (cat.) 2012 Museum Minutes, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, NL You are here, Gallery Vous Etes Ici, Amsterdam, NL Basic Instincts, OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, CN LaLaLa Human Steps, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, TR (cat.) From Holland with Love, Biennial of Photography, Liège, BE (cat.) Het Nederlandse fotoboek sinds 1945, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, NL De zwervende tentoonstelling, 38CC, Delft, NL Photobook Award Kassel, Le Bal, Paris, FR. (cat.) Basic Instincts, Eusebiuskerk/Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, NL 20 1 1 Still Life, FOAM, Amsterdam, NL Dutch and Belgian Photobooks, Kominek Gallery, Berlin, DE Basic Instincts, Villa Elizabeth, Berlin, DE (cat.) Surreal, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL Foto(=)Kunst, Museum het Valkhof, Nijmegen, NL (cat.) VOTH, Stedelijk Museum Den Bosch, Den Bosch, NL (cat.) Rebound, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Han Nefkens-10 jaar mecenas, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL Sunday, Motto, Berlin, DE 2010 The library of Babel, Zabludowicz Collection, London, GB (cat.) 25 years anniversary part III, Gallery Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, NL Use Me Abuse Me, New York Photo Festival, New York, US (cat.) Both Ends Burning, Galerie Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam, NL Anti-Beeld, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL Le Garage, Rencontres d’Arles Festival, Arles, FR The Red Snowbal, Dutch Culture Centre, World Expo Shanghai, CN (cat) From Geer van Velde to Rineke Dijkstra, FRAC, Nord – Pas de Calais A l’Instititut Néerlandais, Paris, FR Bookmakers, Galerie Chateau d’Eau, Toulouse, FR The Red Snowbal, Chinese European Art Centre, Xiamen, CN VOTH, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, RUS (cat.) 2009 200 jaar Prix de Rome, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, NL (cat.) Archivo, MK Galerie, Berlin, DE (cat.) Discovering Slowness, CEAC, Xiamen, CN (cat.) Remain in Nature, Galerie LUMC, Leiden, NL Desir, Stades de Flandre, Dunkerque, FR Rietveld Arsenale, Arsenale Novissimo, Venice Biennal, IT (cat.) 2008 Collectie Van Zoetendaal, Fotomuseum Den Haag, NL SWAF, Kunsteyssen, Alkmaar, NL (cat.) 1141 Magnetic Field, Gist-projectruimte, Brummen, NL Archivo, De Boterhal, Hoorn, NL Quo Vadis, Autocenter, Berlin, DE (cat.) XXste eeuw, Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag, NL(cat.) 2007 The Suspended Moment, Z33, Hasselt, BE (cat.) De ontdekking van de traagheid, KW14, Den Bosch, NL (cat.) Kunsteditie voor Duchenne, Brummelkamp Galerie/AMC, Amsterdam, NL Discovering Slowness, National Center of Photography, Sint Petersburg, RU (cat.) Among photographers, Fotomuseum Den Haag,Den Haag, NL (cat.) Objeto de Replica, Artium, Vitoria Gasteiz, ES 2006 Portaal naar de hemel, Frans Hals museum, Haarlem, NL (cat.) Dutch Insight, Daejeon Municipal Museum of Art, Daejeon, KR (cat.) L’esprit du Nord, Maison Europeene de la Photographie, Paris, FR (cat.) The Suspended Moment, Museum for Contemporary Art, Vigo, ES (cat.) Revisited, Outline, Amsterdam, NL De Salon, bureau MVRDV, Rotterdam, NL Kunsteditie voor Duchenne, KunstRAI, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Familie, TENT centrum beeldende kunst, Rotterdam, NL 2005 Constructed Moment, KW14, Den Bosch, NL (cat.) The suspended Moment, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, FR (cat.) Marks of Honour, FOAM, Amsterdam, NL Onwerkelijke Schoonheid, Breda’s museum, Breda, NL Cadres Revisites, Institut Néerlandais, Paris, FR (cat.) Dialogues with San Telmo, San Telmo Museum, San Sebastian, ES Dutch Insight, Kumho Art Museum, Seoul, KR (cat.) 2004 Contemporary Dutch Photography, Louis Vuitton, Tokyo, JP (cat.) Flash right Turn left, Artwalk, Amsterdam, NL Salon de los Inmigrantes, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, NL 2003 Moved, Galerie Van Zoetendaal, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Nouvelle photographie hollandaise, L’Lac, Lausanne, CH A Bird in the hand ... , Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, NL Tender Prey, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Remind, De Beyerd, Breda, NL (cat.) You’re always on my mind, Loerakker Galerie, Amsterdam, NL L’ insense Pays-Bas, Colette, Paris, FRA (cat.) 2002 La Disparition, Biennale Photographie et Arts Visuels, Liège, BE Summer, James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA Collectie Van Zoetendaal, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Den Haag, NL (cat.) Fotografen in Nederland 1852-2002, Fotomuseum Den Haag, Den Haag, NL (cat.) 2001 Slow Motion, LUMC, Leiden, NL Tales from Paradise, Fotohof, Salzburg, AT Dutch Delight, FOAM, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Fieret/Kooiker/Nollen, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Den Haag, NL (cat.) Chambre d’Amis in Bergen, Eeuwigelaan, Bergen, NL 2000 Friesland Is, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, NL (cat.) Gloom, The Living Room, Amsterdam, NL Het Paard van Troje, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, NL (cat.) L’oeil du Nord, Institut Néerlandais, Paris, FR (cat.) Pleidooi voor intuitie, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Den HaaG, NL 1999 FOTO, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Abraham, Galerie De Praktijk, Amsterdam, NL 1997 Prix de Rome, Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht. NL (cat.) No Man’s Land, De Praktijk, Amsterdam, NL Noorderlicht Fotofestival, Niggendijker, Groningen, NL (cat.) Verhullen/Onthullen, Faculteit v Journalistiek, Utrcht, NL (cat.) 1996 Prix de Rome, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL (cat.) Grants and Awards 2009 A Roland Holst Award 1996 Prix de Rome Photography Publications 2018 Eggs and Rarities, Ghent: Art Paper Editions 2017 Tokyo, Ghent: Art Paper Editions 2014 Nude Animal Cigar, Art Paper Editions 2013 Political Chaos, Paris: Etudes Books S/S 13 Island, Paris: Rick Owens 2012 Heaven, Amsterdam: Van Zoetendaal Publishers 2011 Sunday, Amsterdam: Van Zoetendaal Publishers Tondeuse, Paris: JSBJ 2009 Crush, Rotterdam: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen 2008 Room Service, Amsterdam: Van Zoetendaal Publishers 2006 Seminar, Amsterdam: Van Zoetendaal Publishers 2005 Hooked (with Arno Nollen), Hotel New York 2004 Showground, Amsterdam: Basalt Publishers 1999 Hunting and Fishing, Amsterdam: Basalt Publishers Utrecht Goitre (with medical photography), Amsterdam: Basalt Publishers