Biography

Name: Erik-Jan van der Schuur
Born: Hellendoorn, The Netherlands
Lives and works in Den Haag

Education:
• 2008 – 2012, Bachelor Fine Art, ArtEZ Institute of the Arts, Zwolle, the Netherlands.
• 2003 – 2007, MBO Diploma Multimedia Designer ROC Enschede, the Netherlands.

Residencies:
• 30/10/2015 – 6/11/2015, Masterclass ‘The Drive of Drawing’, Hubert van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, the Netherlands

Prizes/Nominations/Stipendia:
• 2019, Nominated, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Art Prize Painting)
• 2018, Winner, Publieksprijs Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Public Prize Royal Art Prize Painting)
• 2018, Nominated, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Art Prize Painting)
• 2015, Nominated, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Art Prize Painting)
• 2012 – 2013, Werkbijdrage Jong Talent, Mondriaan Fonds
• 2012, Winner, Gretha en Adri Pieckprijs

Collections:
• Province Overijssel, Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle, the Netherlands

Solo Exhibitions:
• 2018, This Art Fair, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2010, Eureka, Zwolle, the Netherlands

Group Exhibitions:

Upcoming: 5 oktober 2019 t/m 5 januari 2020 SOTT: Sign of the Times – De tijdgeest van de hedendaagse kunst, museum Jan Cunen, Oss, the Netherlands

• 2018, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Art Prize Painting), Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2017, ‘Window Cinema’, Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg, Denmark.
• 2016, ‘Grafiek in de ladekasten’, Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht,the Netherlands.
• 2016, Het Tekenkabinet, ‘This Art Fair’, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2015, ‘The Drive of Drawing’, Jan van Eyck academie, Maastricht, the Netherlands.
• 2015, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Art Prize Painting), Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2015, Het Tekenkabinet, Kunstenhuis, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2015, Het Tekenkabinet, Museum Waterland, Purmerend, the Netherlands.
• 2014, I am not doing anything until I feel the need, De Nederlandse Bank / De Openbare Bibliotheek, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2014, Prospects & Concepts – Mondriaan Fonds toont talent, Van Nelle Fabriek, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
• 2013, Stedelijk Museum Kampen, Koornmarktspoort, kampen, the Netherlands. ‘God is in the details’.
• 2012, MIKC Perron 1 Het-Loket, Delden, the Netherlands. ‘Buitenbioscoop’
• 2012, Silogalerie, Epe, the Netherlands. ‘Kunstmanifestatie Silogie’
• 2012, Gallery: BAS, Sneek, the Netherlands. ‘Simmersalon’
• 2012, ArtEZ Finals, ArtEZ Institute of the Arts Zwolle, the Netherlands. ‘End exam exhibition’. 
             Thesis: De religieuze aspecten van de Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood. 
• 2011, Gallery: BAS, Sneek, the Netherlands. ‘Jonge Grafici’. 

Projects:
• 2018, Frank van der Linden, Masker project SOTT: Sign Off The Times
• 2014, Joanneke Meester, Calender, ‘I am not doing anything until I feel the need’

Assistantship:
Robbie Cornelissen

• 2017, large graphite drawings and charcoal line drawings, ‘Kantelpunt 1’, Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands
• 2013, Drawing ‘De Wachtkamer’, ‘Call of the Mall’, Station Utrecht, the Netherlands
• 2013, Wall Drawing ‘Control Room’, Stedelijk Museum Kampen, the Netherlands
• 2011, Internship, Wall drawing, Restaurant ‘Bij Teus’, Houten, the Netherlands
• 2011, Line drawing performance,’Studio Vertigo’, Centraal museum Utrecht, the Netherlands
• 2011, ‘Cube’, ‘Studio Vertigo’, Centraal Museum Utrecht, the Netherlands