Curriculum Vitae

Name: Wilma Vissers Adress: Annastraat 15, 9724 LD Groningen, The Netherlands

Studio: Hofstraat 21-16, Groningen Born: 10 february 1962, Heerlen E-mail; info@wilmavissers.com Website: www.wilmavissers.com

Art education Royal Academy of Art and Design, Den Bosch, 1984-1985 ( second year ) Direction: Graphic Arts and Painting

Academy of Visual Arts Minerva, Groningen, 1985-1989 Final examination: 1989 Direction: Graphic Arts and Painting

Exhibitions( a selection ) 2016; Participation at the Drawing Collective, Abstract Project, Paris. Participation at ‘Elementary, Imagery’.Exhibition to celebrate the centenary off The Stijl, SMAHK, Assen, The Netherlands

2015; Participation at ‘Suchness/Sosein’, international group-exhibition at Raumx londen Participation at ‘We insist, On insiste’. Biennale international non objective art. Pont de Claix. France Participation at ‘Show Your Colors’, international group-exhibition at SMAHK Assen, the Netherlands ‘Lointain’ with Hans Goudsblom at le Hang Art Gallery, Grenoble, France

2014; Participation at ‘Silent Dialogues’ with Coen vernooij, Galerie Agnes raben, Vorden Participation at ‘Ellipse’, at A3 Gallery , International group-exhibition in Moskow ‘Crossing Lines’ Solo-exhibition at Higher Bridges Gallery, Clinton Centre, Enniskillen Northern Ireland

2013; Participation at ‘Into the distance’ with Jan Blank at Em Gallery, Drachten Participation at ‘Nachtijall ick hör dir trapsen’ – Vice Versa 3, Kurt Im Hirsch Berlin Participation at ‘What I like about you’ Parallel Art Space, New York Participation at ‘Danill Charms’ ( Artist Book) Groningen Participation ‘Cartes postales 2′, par des artistes invités’ ParisConcret, Paris Participation at Mini Print Bienale, Drachten Participation at Tekenkabinet, Museum Waterland, Purmerend Participation at ‘Print3’ Duckett and Jeffreys Gallery, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England

2012; Participation at ‘Inventaire’ Grenoble, France Participation at Bildste Aardappel weken ‘Verre Wereld/Far World’ in het Bildt Friesland Participation at ‘Alles Grafisch’ CBKU, Utrecht Participation at Nacht van Kunst en Wetenschap with ‘Al-Mutanabistreet starts here’ Participation at ‘They’ with Mariana Cinteanu, Mitsouki Mori, Federica Nadalutti Marlene Sarroff, Susan Still Scott, Sainte Marie d’Alloix, France 2011; Participation at ‘SoSS” with Erick Knoote, Erki Kasemets, Rikka Horn, Lambert kamps, Jan Scheerhorn in the Art Center, Rapla, Estonia Participation ‘Cartes postales par des artistes invités’ ParisConcret, Paris

2010; Solo-exhibition at NP40, Amsterdam Participation at ‘Position fluide’ ParisCONCRET with Erick Knoote en Ahn Hyun-Ju, Paris

2009; Solo-exhibition at BBK Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany Participation at ‘Lumen’ with Ilona Hakvoort, Clary Stolte, Artspace 09, Groningen Participation at ‘Godenspijs’ Group-exhibition at Rijksklarenhof, Ieper, Belgium

2008; Solo-exhibition at Gallery de Meerse/Het Oude Raadhuis at Hoofddorp

2007; Participation at Group-exhibition at RC de Ruimte, Ijmuiden Participation at Group-exhibition at “Woerdstock”, Woerden

2006; Solo-exhibition at NP40 in Amsterdam Solo-exhibition at Kunstruimte Heerenveen

2005; Participation at Group-exhibition at Frontaal, Appingedam

2005; Participation at Group-exhibition at NP40, Amsterdam

Artist in residense May/june 2010 Cló Ceardlann in Donegal, Ierland Aug/september 2011 Cló Ceardlann in Donegal, Ireland Januar/febr 2012, Nov/dec 2014 Tyrone Guthrie Centre in Monaghan Ireland Winter 2014 Heinrich Boll Foundation, Achill island, Ireland May 2016, The Booth, Scalloway, the Shetlands

April 2017, Cill Rialaig Ireland

Nominations: Student ZINE , Art Tap, Makers Award, Ireland

My artworks have been accepted in to the viewingprogram of the Drawing Centre in New York

2013/2014 Curator of ‘Manic episode 4, Maniac visits Groningen’. At TAS Groningen, the Netherlands 2016 Curator of ‘Miniscules’ at Gallery Badweg 3 Bolsward, the Netherlands

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