Bert Frings is part of the in 2015 established Rotterdam based collective J&B

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Bert Frings, born in Heerlen, lives and works in Rotterdam

 

 

De Ateliers, Amsterdam

Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam

 

 

 

Exhibitions (selection)

2012 ‘A new series of paintings derived from a postmodern landscape, but it’s plates are shifting’, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2009 ‘Dark Splash’, Galerie Phoebus, Rotterdam

2005 Galerie Foth, Freiburg

2005 C.B.K. Rotterdam

2004 De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam

2002 Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel

2002 Stichting Kaus Australis, Rotterdam

2001 Exposorium, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

 

 

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2015 ‘We Like Art’, Van Nellefabriek, Art Rotterdam

2015 ‘Eternal Lines’, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2014 ‘Amsterdam Drawing’, NDSM- Werf, Amsterdam- Noord, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2014 ‘Bison Caravan’, Tierrafieno, Amsterdam, curated by Hilarius Hofstede

2013 ‘Salon Zerp’, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2013 ‘Small Works’, RAM, Ramfoundation, Rotterdam

2013 ‘Kill Your Darlings’, Meating, Tilburg

2013 Art The Hague, The Hague, Zerp Gallery

2013 ‘Once More’, Lokaal 01, Breda

2013 ‘Katernen, Quires’, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven

2013 Re: Rotterdam, Blaak 16-18, Rotterdam

2012 ‘Katernen/ About An Artists Book’, Graphies, Centre d’Arts Graphiques, Brussel

2012 ‘Selection of Works’ by Hans Sonnenberg, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2012 ‘Paviljoen Rotterdam’ Laan op Zuid, Rotterdam, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2011 ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam

2011 ‘Every Picture Tells A Story’, TENT, Rotterdam

2010 ‘Aankopen 2010’, De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam

2010 Art Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Galerie Phoebus

2010 ‘Level’, Villa de Bank, Enschede (With Simon Schrikker)

2009 Galerie Phoebus, Rotterdam

2009 Hudson Museum, Rotterdam

2009 ‘MyPainting.Nu’, Lokaal 01, Breda

2009 ‘Drawing Actions’, De Halle, Geel, Belgium

2008 ‘De visuele compositie van de plaats’, CCHA Hasselt, Belgium

2007 ‘Fresco II muurschilderingen’, De Fabriek, Eindhoven

2007 ‘Paulo Post Futurum, 25 jaar Lokaal 01, Breda’s museum, Breda

2006 ‘Queer, Gallery Daeppen, Basel

2006 ‘Orde en Chaos’ Artstore Kunstambassade, Groothandelsgebouw, Rotterdam

2005 ‘Dialogen in de Schilderkunst: Epiloog, De Overslag, Eindhoven

2005 ‘Dialogen in de schilderkunst’, with Shah Jahan and Uday Shanbhag,De Overslag, Eindhoven

2004 ‘The Shining’, Aschenbach & Hofland Galleries, Amsterdam

2003 ‘Paperwork’, Mirta Demare Gallery, Rotterdam

2003 ‘Koninklijke Prijs voor vrije Schilderkunst’, Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam

2003 ‘Lost Territories’, Schroeder Gallery, Den Haag

2003 ‘Martinique’, Lokaal 01, Breda

2002 ‘Early Works, De Ateliers 1998-2002’, De Ateliers, Amsterdam

2001 ‘Koninklijke Prijs voor vrije Schilderkunst’, Haags Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag

2001  Flatland Gallery, Utrecht, with Asier Mendizabal and Rob Johannesma

2000 ‘Koninklijke Prijs voor vrije Schilderkunst, Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam

2000 ‘Arena Projects’, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden- Baden, Baden- Baden

1998 ‘Centraal Museum, Salon van Utrechtse kunstenaars en vormgevers’, Stadhuis, Utrecht

 

 

Teaching

2014 Guest teacher, Academie Minerva, Groningen

2012 Guest teacher, Willem de Kooning Academie, Rotterdam

2011 Guest teacher, Frank Mohr International Masters, Groningen

 

 

Articles (selection)

2014 ‘In Zicht In Sight’, on the collection of De Nederlandsche Bank, oa Hans den Hartog Jager, Alexander Strengers, Leontine Coelewij,         

2012 ‘Lost Painters’, Bert Frings, Een schilder om nog eens beter naar te kijken

2012 ‘Trendbeheer’ o.a. 15-07-2012, Bert Frings@Zerp

2011 Paul Kempers, ‘Schilderen anno 2011, Tegen de Pixeladepten, De Groene Amsterdammer 10-03-2011

2007 Han Goan Lim, Marleen van Wijngaarden, Catalogue ‘Artstore Kunstambassade’ 2006, Groot Handelsgebouw, Rotterdam

2006 Adrian Aebi, Basler Zeitung, 16-02-2006 ‘Schwules Begehren, Queer in der Galerie Daeppen.’

2005 Jacintha Vetter, Dominic van den Boogerd, Catalogue ‘Dialogues in Painting’ 2005, De Overslag, Eindhoven

2005 Verily Klaassen, Eindhovens Dagblad, 26- 01- 2005 ‘ Dialoog Tussen Oost en West.’

2004 Mark Roscam Abbing, Florijn, 01- 07- 2004 ‘Onbevangen Werk: De Aquarellen van Bert Frings’ 

2003 Erik Quint, Haagsche Courant, 27- 08- 2003 ‘Bert Frings, Op de Grens van Herkenbaarheid.’

2002 Dominic van den Boogerd, Catalogue ‘Early Works, De Ateliers 1998- 2002’ De Ateliers, Amsterdam

2000 Sandra Smallenburg, NRC Handelsblad, 16- 10- 2000, ‘Winnaars Koninklijke Subsidie Stellen Teleur.’

 

Grants

2012 Grant, National Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture

2008 Grant, National Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture

2001 Grant, National Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture

2000 Grant, City of Utrecht

2000 Working Grant, National Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture

1997 Starting Grant, National Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture