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Antonius Nijssen

1955                 Born in Nieuw-Vossemeer, Netherlands

1978-83            Studied photography at the Academie St. Joost, Breda, Netherlands

1982                 Studied screenprint, Bath Academy, England

1983-95           Worked as a photographer

1996                 Starts with painting and making wooden sculptures 

Solo exhibition

1989                Photography, Threatened riverlandscape, Neerijnen, Netherlands

1998                Sculpture exhibition, Gallery Grafiker, Haarlem, Netherlands

1998                ‘8 pieces to hold’ sculpture exhibition, Hongkong Fringe Club, Hongkong

2001                Sculpture and painting exhibition, SBK Panningen, Netherlands

2001                Sculpture and painting exhibition, ‘Compositie 5’ Breda, Netherlands

2002                Sculpture and painting exhibition, De Bewaerschole, Haamstede, Netherlands

2004                Painting exhibition, Tongerlohuys, Roosendaal, Netherlands

2004                Painting exhibition, Anna Pappas Gallery (formerly Über Gallery), Melbourne, Australia

2006                Painting exhibition, Anna Pappas Gallery (formerly Über Gallery), Melbourne, Australia

2006                Painting and sculpture exhibition, Galerie Vermeulen, Etten Leur

2009                Painting exhibition, Galerie Unter den Linden, Herzebrock-Clarholz, Germany

2010                Painting exhibition, Galerie De Kapberg, Bergen, Netherlands

Group exhibition

2002-03            Winter exhibition, sculpture, Galerie St. Joseph, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

2003                Painting and sculpture exhibition, Huntenkunst, Doetinchem, Netherlands

2003                Paintings and sculptures, Park Rosendael, Arnhem, Netherlands

2005                Painting and sculptures exhibition, Huntenkunst, Doetinchem, Netherlands

2006                ‘Melbourne Int. Art Fair’, Anna Pappas Gallery (formerly Über), Melbourne, Australia

2006                Guest, Sandhatten exhibition, Sandhatten, Germany

2009                Painting and sculpture exhibition, Huntenkunst, Doetinchem, Netherlands

2010                Spanningszoekers, paintings, Gallerie de kring, Roosendaal, Netherlands

2011                Kunstmoment, Diepenheim, Netherlands

Artist in Residence

2006                Artist in residence, Bundanon, Australia

Work in the collection of:

SBK Kunstuitleen Het Gooi, Hilversum, Netherlands

Artotheek Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands

The Stour Gallery, Shipton on Stour, England

Galerie St. Joseph, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Anna Pappas Gallery (formerly Über Gallery), Melbourne, Australia

Collections

Works in the Ivonne and Arthur Boyd collection, Australia. And  private collections in Europe, Australia and Hong Kong

Publication

“The beauty of the countryside”, Rupert O Matthews, The Book People 1990

Media

“Het Zeeuwse licht blijft inspireren”, PZC, (Feb, 2002)

“The trip to bountiful”, Mandarin Oriental , (Nr. 2, 1988)

“Images”, Mandarin Oriental, (Nr. 2, 1988)

“Situaties”, Foto, (Sep,1980)a