Marijke de Goey

Marijke de Goey

Born 1947, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Both her work range and media are wide, it includes bridges, trains, squares, poetry and jewellery.

She studied at the Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam between 1974-79. Since this time she has worked on locations world around on large scale sculpture projects within, and around architecture; with sculpture in a gallery setting and on a smaller scale with her innovative jewellery.

Awards

In 1985 she received the Art Award of the City of Gouda and in 1986 she was the recipient of the Francoise van den Bosch Award, Boijmans-van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam. In 2001 she was honoured with the Royal Degree Knight of the Order of the Dutch Lion and in 2002 1st Art Price at 13th Biennale Poland. She gives lectures, seminars and workshops in different universities in Holland and abroad, e.g. in Tel Aviv, Moscow, Amsterdam, Tokyo, Graz, Munich, Copenhagen and Auckland.

Exhibitions

She has exhibited widely within Europe and the USA; with major exhibitions at the Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York in 1984 & 1986; the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam in 1989 & 1998; Sotheby’s London in 2003; Sotheby’s Amsterdam in 2005; Repetitions, travelling exhibitions of jewellery in the USA and Canada and Body Language - Jewellery and Accessories at the Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York. More recent exhibitions have taken place at the Stedelijk Museum of Amsterdam co-exhibited Basel and Paris - and the Tobu Gallery, Tokyo. In 2006 and 2007 exhibitions have taken place at Gallery PORTA in Belgrade and Dom Arte, Rucphen. In 2008 she participated in the exhibition Home Delivery with architect Richard Horden, MoMA, New York. In 2009 Marijke de Goey participated in the competitions The Wero Bridge, Auckland, New Zealand; Brisbane Supreme Court, UK; Situate, International Sculpture competition for civic space, Australie. Amongst recent exhibitions are those in Galerie Gorinchem and Jaarbeurs Utrecht, Holland. She is participating in a project Light on the IJ, Amsterdam with exhibition in 2010. She appeared in the film Find the Orchard of Kees Hin with Patricia Kennedy. And finally her sculpture Secret of the Nano was reveiled in Delft, Holland.

Selected exhibitions

  • 1979 - Moderne Hollandsk Tekstilkunst og Glas, Aalborg, Denmark / Trondheim, Norway / Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1979 - Arte Adapto de Hollanda, Mexico City
  • 1980 - Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven
  • 1982 - De keuze van de kunstenaar (The Artist’s Choice), Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
  • 1982 - Gallery van Krimpen, Amsterdam
  • 1984 - Beelden aan de Linge, Acquoy
  • 1984/86 - Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York
  • 1986 - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
  • 1986 - Gallery Louise Smit, Amsterdam
  • 1988 - Beelden in Glas, Acquoy
  • 1989/98 - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • 1989 - Museum De Beyerd, Breda
  • 1990 - Dutch Visual Arts Textile, De Zonnenhof, Amersfoort
  • 1991 - Ruimte in het Beeld, Municipal Museum, Den Bosch / Venlo / Apeldoorn
  • 1992 - Ohne Rosen geht es nicht, Amsterdam / Maastricht
  • 1993/95 - International Sculpture Biennale, Toyamura, Japan
  • 1994 - Salone de Mobile, Milan, Italy
  • 1994 - Gallery Beeld & Aambeeld, Enschede
  • 1995/2006 - Body Language, Jewellery and Accessories at the Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York
  • 1996 - Gallery Artcircuit, Amsterdam
  • 1996 - Chi ha Paura, Milan, Italy
  • 1996 - Gallery Hüsstege, Den Bosch
  • 1996/97/2000/05 - Repetitions, travelling exhibition of jewellery in the USA and Canada
  • 1998 - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • 1999 - Louise Smit Gallery, Basel / Paris / Amsterdam
  • 2000 - Van der Togt Museum, Amsterdam
  • 2001 - 4, group exhibition with 3 artists from New Zealand, Koopmanshuis, Leusden
  • 2001 - De voorstelling, her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands as curator, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • 2002 - 13th Biennale, Poznan, Poland
  • 2003 - Mobility, International Architecture Biennale, NAi, Rotterdam
  • 2003 - Waste to Taste, Sotheby’s London, U.K.
  • 2003 - Innovation in Architecture, with Richard Horden, Delft University of Technology
  • 2004 - Gallery Dutch-Art.nl, with Jeanne Dekkers, Rotterdam
  • 2005 - Triade, Sotheby’s Amsterdam
  • 2005 - De Rietlanden, Amsterdam
  • 2006 - Glass Exhibition, Schiedam
  • 2006 - Gallery Prato, Belgrade, Serbia
  • 2007 - Art Fair, London, U.K.
  • 2007 - SOFA, New York
  • 2007 - Gallery Dom’Arte, Rucphen
  • 2008 - Marijke in Mayfair, London, U.K.
  • 2008 - Home Delivery, with architect Richard Horden, MoMA, New York
  • 2009 - Licht op het IJ, Amsterdam
  • 2011 - Rake Lijnen Bergarde Galleries, Heerjansdam
  • 2012 - Licht op het IJ, Amsterdam
  • 2013 - Marijke de Goey, Beeld & Aambeeld gallery, Enschede
  • 2014 - Fingers Jewellery, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2015 - Arttraverse, Bilthoven
  • 2016 - Fingers Jewellery, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2017 - No Wall/No Mall, Bergarde Galleries, Heerjansdam

Contact

Atelier Marijke de Goey

St. Willibrordusstraat 12c
1074 XL Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Tel: +31 20 664 16 32
Fax: +31 20 675 54 77
Email: marijke@marijkedegoey.com

Agent in the UK

Rachael Barraclough, 
Modern Ground

56 Ferry St,
London, E14 3DT
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 7515 6233
Fax: +44 7956 684 942