CV  - Christine Saalfeld

 

Atelier I:   Hammerstraat 15a

               3036 MC Rotterdam

 

Atelier II:  Gantelstrat 14-16

               3044 AJ Rotterdam

 

www.christinesaalfeld.info / www.stad-nomaden.nl / www.tentakel-festival.nl

 

 

 

Education I Exhibitions, Commissions and Performances I Curated Exhibition Projects | Bibliography I Further Professional Activities

 

 

Education

 

  • 2002  Master of Fine Arts, Plymouth University
  • 2002  Post Graduate Studies, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
  • 2000  Humboldt-University, Berlin
  • 1998  Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem
  • 1997  University for Applied Arts and Design, Hamburg

 

 

Exhibitions, Commissions and Performances (selection)

 

2017

  • Niffo Project Space, "Neighbourhood - Turned Inside Out", duo exhibition and book presentation, Rotterdam
  • Feestival Noord, "Op reis met de boekentrein", performance, Rotterdam
  • Galerie Hommes, "The Art of Cohabitation", book presentation, Rotterdam
  • Commission Speelplein, De Kameleon, Rotterdam
  • Tentakel 2017, interactive art- and theaterfestival, on seven locations in Rotterdam
  • Tentakel - München, interactive art- and theaterfestival, 2 days in Munich

2016

  • Tentakel 2016, Tentakel, interactive art- and theaterfestival, on eight locations in Rotterdam
  • Galerie arToxin, Reinventing the Logic of House, München, solo exhibition
  • RAMfoundation, Pushing Boundaries Expanding Frontiers, Rotterdam

2015

  • Tentakel, interactive art- and theaterfestival, on nine locations in Rotterdam
  • De Kunst van het Witte de Withkwartier, Art Festival
  • Completion of the permanent sculture “De Klimplant”, Rotterdam
  • Goethe Institut, Rotterdam, performance ‘raar maar waar’

2014

  • Commission Zuiderpark Rotterdam:blauwe verbinding
  • Commission Bloemhofplein, Rotterdam: De Klimplant
  • Commission Speeltuin de Middelstip, Rotterdam: Space for Reading
  • Kunstkaravaan, interactive art- and theaterfestival, Rotterdam
  • De Krakeling, live schaduw play (with Nicola Unger), Amsterdam
  • Maritiemmuseum, live schaduw play (with Nicola Unger), Rotterdam

2013

  • Kunstverein Aichach, Preisträger-Ausstellung, group
  • Goethe Institut, live schaduw play (with Nicola Unger), Rotterdam
  • Commission Putsebocht Rotterdam: house of the distorting mirrors
  • Commission Putsebocht Rotterdam:vertical garden Rotterdam

2012

  • Zuiderpark Podium, Rotterdam, group
  • Commission Speeltuin de Middelstip, Rotterdam: boekentrein
  • SBEH installation, Filzland

2011

  • Pictura, Fusion, Dordrecht, solo
  • Zanabazar Museum of Fine Arts, Ulaanbaatar (MN), group
  • Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, group
  • 2010
  • Pori Art Museum, Pori (Fin) , group
  • Commission:  de nacht van het water, Schiedam
  • Commission: Lab van de Verstedelijking, Stichting 75+N.a.P.
  • Magnelli and Ceramic Museum Vallauris , group

2009

  • DOK Delft, solo
  • DDW – Dutch Design Week 2009, Eindhoven, group
  • Goethe Institut Rotterdam, group
  • Anningahof, Zwolle, group
  • Commission Rotterdam: Wolkenboomhuis

2008

  • NAI – nest 24, Rotterdam, solo
  • MACAY – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Ateneo de Yucatan,
  • Merida (Mexico) , group
  • Galerie kunstransmitter, Munich, group
  • Anningahof, Zwolle, group
  • Galerie Mirta Demare, Rotterdam, group

2007

  • Galerie Poonberg, Rotterdam, solo
  • bricks  the exhibition, ekwc, Groot Handelsgebouw, Rotterdam, group
  • follydock, Rotterdam, group

2006

  • Galerij Jan Colle, Gent, group
  • MU, Eindhoven, group
  • NAI - Nederlands Architectuurinstituut, presentation of the folly design,
  • Rotterdam, group
  • . . . aan het werk 4, CBK Dordrecht, Dordrecht, group
  • artstore, Rotterdam, group
  • RAM foundation, Rotterdam, group
  • Huuto gallerie, Helsinki, group
  • Galerie kunstransmitter, Munich, solo
  • Kunstbunker Tumulka, Munich, solo
  • Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel, solo

2005

  • Kunstverein Aichach, solo
  • CBK Rotterdam, Rotterdam, group

2004

  • RAM, Rotterdam, group
  • TENT, Rotterdam, group
  • Kunstverein Aichach, group

2003

2002

  • TENT., Rotterdam
  • Brunswiker Pavillon, Kiel
  • Stadtgalerie, Norderstedt

 

 

Artist in Residence

 

2016

  • Ebenböckhaus, München

2012

  • 1 maand Maxloh, Duisburg

2011

  • AIR Pori

2007

  • EKWC

 

 

 

Curated Exhibiton Projects (Selection)

 

2012

  • Kruid&Kunst Zuiderpark Podium, Rotterdam

2011

  • Goethe Institut Rotterdam, Tsjechisch Centrum, museumnacht

2009

  • Am Boden zerstört, Goethe Institut Rotterdam, Museumsnacht
  • grensganger, exhibition and publication project, Goethe Institut Rotterdam

2007

  • curator for the exhibition kunst koppen, SoZaWe, Rotterdam

2006

  • folly design, follydock

2003

  • Kunstbunker Tumulka, München
  • lothringer13, München

2000

  • Galerie Kampnagel, Hamburg

 

 

 

Bibliography (Selection since 2006-2015)

 

2017

  • THE ART OF COHABITATION, artist book, publisher Stad-Nomaden

2015

  • Onderzoek & Ontwikkeling, Centrum Beeldende Kunst Rotterdam

2014

  • Bare House Ulaanbaatae, ART+DESIGN+ARCHITECTURE, Aalto University Publications, Helsinki

2013

  • Kunstpreisträger Kunstverein Aichach, Kunstverein Aichach

2012

  • DU, DADA, drawings and Interview with Adrian Notz

2011

  • Pori-Rotterdam-Ulaanbaatar, Aalto University,
  • ART+DESIGN+ARCHITECTURE 4/2011
  • Pori AIR, Aalto University, Pori (FIN)
  • Lab van de verstedelijking, Stichting 75+N.a.P

2010

  • Biennale Internationale Vallauris 2010, Somogy editions d’art, Paris

2009

  • grensganger, catalogue, publisher 3005, Goethe Institut Netherlands
  • Madita Augenbaum, artist book, publisher studio 3005

2008

  • follyDock EXPO’ 16 follies in Heijplaat/Rotterdam, Veenman Publishers / Gijs Stork, Rotterdam

2007

  • artstore, Kunstambassade Rotterdam
  • bricks, a project organized by the ekwc, published by NAI
  • Tekenen met liniaal en passer, NRC Handelsblad, 30 nov

2006

  • werkperiod atelier Daglicht een Beeldenstorm, catalogue, Eindhoven
  • follydock, catalogue, Rotterdam
  • art of inhabitation, catalogue, uitgever 3005

 

 

Further Professional Activities (2006-2015)

 

2014

  • founding member of the art and theaterfestival Tentakel/kunstkaravaan

2012-15

  • Project Putsebocht, co-initiator of an artistic cooperative project to revitalize an urban area

           in Rotterdam

2014

  • chairman of foundation SBEH

2012

  • founding member project Putsebocht

2012

  • director Stichting Stadnomaden

2011-12

  • Teacher-Training, Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam

2012

  • guest at HDK Zürich, Masters of Arts in Education and

           Publishing Studies, Zürich

2011

  • founder Stadnomaden

2010

  • guest-teacher Aalto University, Pori School of Art and Media

2006-09

  • member of the exhibition committee Pictura, Dordrecht

2007-12

  • teaching fine arts at different schools in Rotterdam