Education

1994-1998 BFA, Academy of Fine Arts Tilburg, painting and drawing, cum laude
1998-2000 MFA, Post Academy of Fine Arts Leicester (UK), Granada (ES), Tilburg (NL)
2000-2003 BFA, Design Academy Eindhoven, man and communication, cum laude
2015 Utrecht University, Faculty of Social Sciences, teaching in higher education

Selection of exhibitions 1998-2021

– European Ceramic Workcentre Oisterwijk, Test Case
– Willem Twee Kunstruimte ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Support Space
– Zone2Source Amsterdam, Mind Your Step
– Omstand Arnhem, Hooglicht
– O-68 Velp, On Looking
– Museum Arnhem & Museum Het Valkhof Nijmegen, Biennale Gelderland
– Scarabee Oosterbeek, Onzichtbaar Landschap
– ELIA Biennal Conference Rotterdam, Resilience and the City
– Perdu Amsterdam, Versed Paths
– VHDG Leeuwarden, HEDEN:LEREN
– Kunst op de Koffie Arnhem, Familie Sifr
– De Oversteek Nijmegen, Expeditie Noord
– Gallery Sanaa Utrecht, Pathos of Distance
– Expoplu Nijmegen, The One Day Collective
– Offprint Paris (FR), Booklaunch Typology of an ideal landscape
– TENT Rotterdam, Every Picture Tells A Story
– Pulchri Studio The Hague, Software
– Kerava Art Museum Kerava (FI), Northern Fibre #6
– Museum of Applied Art Belgrado (SRB), Tables and Borders
– Stedelijk Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Assen, Re-present
– Schielandhuis Rotterdam, Zwervende tentoonstelling #6
– PEK Eindhoven, The centre of anything else
– Haagse Kunstkring The Hague, Op uitnodiging
– Biennal Kaunas (LT), Textile 05
– ZIM Rotterdam, Cijfershop
– Centrum Beeldende Kunst Emmen, Non-Conform
– De Singel Antwerp (BE), Odradek
– Nieuwe Brabantse Kunst Stichting Breda, Salon 5
– Nieuwspoort The Hague, Cum Laude 2
– De Fabriek Eindhoven, Fengler

Residencies

2021: European Ceramic Workcentre Oisterwijk (NL), SUNDAYMORNING@EKWC
2016: van Eyck Academy Maastricht (NL), masterclass The Drive of Walking
2008: Nelimarkka residence Alajärvi (FI)
2006: Foundation De Koffer Berlin (DE)

 

 

Selected grants

2020: Stipendium for Established Artists, Mondriaan Fund Amsterdam
2020: Talent development, The Province of Gelderland
2013: Research and experiment, CBK Rotterdam
2012: Research and experiment, CBK Rotterdam
2010: Research and experiment, CBK Rotterdam
2006: Stipendium for Established Artists, Fonds BKVB Amsterdam
2005: Scholingsfonds voor Kunst en Cultuur
2005: Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Utrecht
2000: Research and experiment, NBKS Breda

Awards and Recognitions

2011: Royal Award for Modern Painting Amsterdam, second round
1998: De Pont Museum prize & Tilburg Incentive prize, nominated
1998: Masters of European Arts and Cultures, nominated and granted

Teaching positions

2015-present: Concept & coordinaton Zomerlab, ArtEZ art & design and theater departments
2018-present: Concept & coordinaton Winterlab, ArtEZ art, design, theatre & conservatory departments
2010-2020: Coordinaton Berlin excursion, ArtEZ University of the Arts Zwolle art & design departments
2020: Critical Friend with Marlies Van Hak, Honours Academy Radboud University Nijmegen
2010-2017: Coordinator Vlieland first years’ introduction, ArtEZ University of the Arts Zwolle
2018: Curator Finals Creative Writing, ArtEZ University of the Arts Arnhem
2017: Guest lecturer Slow Writing Lab, Dutch Foundation for Literature Amsterdam
2013-2019: Commisioner, Hout-en Meubileringscollege Rotterdam
2010-2013: Teacher Drawing & Image grammar, ArtEZ University of the Arts Zwolle
2010-2013: Teacher Drawing & Perception, SKVR Stadsacademie Rotterdam
2010: Teacher Digital media, Willem de Kooning Academy Rotterdam

Articles

MetropolisM, Leven vanuit het lichaam, Lotte van Geijn
MetropolisM, Support Space brengt kunst bij je thuis, Loes van Beuningen
Mister Motley, Waarom is het landschap mooi?, Sophie Smeets
Mister Motley, De tuin, het bos en de beek, Puck Kroon
De Groene Amsterdammer, Tegen de pixeladepten, schilderen anno 2011, Paul Kempers

Venrooy’s work is held in private and public collections, including the art collection Province of Gelderland and Dela Art Collection.