Bas Princen

1975, Zeeland (NL)

Education
1998 NL Graduated Cum Laude at the AIVE Eindhoven (The Design Academy) department
1999 NL Studied and graduated at ‚ÄúThe Berlage Institute‚ÄĚ Post-graduate
2002 NL Laboratory for Architecture Rotterdam (receiving a study grand from¬†the ‚Äúfonds voor beeldende kunst, vormgeving en bouwkunst‚ÄĚ Amsterdam)

Awards
2006 NL Awarded the ‚ÄėBasis Prijs‚Äô Prix de Rome , with Milica Topalovic
2007 CH Residency at the Chinese European Art centre in Xiamen, for the period of 4 Months
2010 It La Biennale di Venezia, ‚ÄėPeople meet in architecture‚Äô, Silver Lion for a promising young, Participant in the exhibition, with Belgian architects Kersten Geers and David Van Severen

Latest exhibitions from 2008 onwards

Solo exhibitions
2008 IT ‚ÄėBas Princen Galeria Naturale‚Äô Linea di confine, Rubierra, Italy
AU ‚ÄėLandscape fictions‚Äô with Milica Topalovic, Innsbruck
2009 NL ‚ÄėUtopian Debris II‚Äô Amsterdam Art Fair, Amsterdam
2010 NL ‚ÄėFive Cities‚Äô Van Kranendonk Gallery, The Hague
TR ‚ÄėRefuge‚Äô Depo, Istanbul
USA ‚ÄėRefuge‚Äô Storefront for Art and Architecture, NY
JR ‚ÄėRefuge‚Äô National Gallery, Amman
EG ‚ÄėFive cities‚Äô Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
LD ‚ÄėRefuge‚Äô AUB, Beirut
FR ‚ÄėFive Cities‚Äô Institut N√©erlandais, Paris
2011 BE ‚ÄėUtopian Debris‚Äô De Singel, Antwerp
2011 It Casa dell’ Architettura, Roma

Group exhibitions
2008 ES ‚ÄėPost it city‚Äô CCCB, Barcelona
NL ‚ÄėNature as Artifice‚Äô Kr√∂ller-M√ľller Museum, Arnhem
DE ‚ÄėNature as Artifice‚Äô Neue Pinacothek, M√ľnchen
the state Museum of History, St Petersburg; Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund
USA ‚ÄėMiami Photo‚Äô Van Kranendonk Gallery, Miami
ES ‚ÄėBiacs3‚Äô Sevilla art Biennale, Sevilla
2009 XD Second Biennale of the Canary Islands, CAAM, Las Palmas
ES ‚ÄėPeriphery‚Äô Centro de Arte 2 de Mayo (CA2M), Madrid
USA ‚ÄėNature as Artifice‚Äô George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
NL ‚ÄėArchitecture Biennial Rotterdam‚Äô NAI, Rotterdam
USA ‚ÄėNature as Artifice‚Äô Aperture Gallery, NY
2010 SR ‚ÄėSpan‚Äô De Surinaamse Bank, Paramaribo
CN ‚ÄėDialogue 2010‚Äô DCC (Dutch Culture Centre) Shanghai
NL ‚ÄėClose to Home‚Äô fotofest Rotterdam, Hilton Hotel Rotterdam
IT ‚ÄėPeople in Architecture‚Äô Venice Biennale (Arsenale), with Office KGDVS, Venice
NL ‚ÄėParamaribo perspective‚Äô TENT., Rotterdam
QA ‚ÄėA Journey into the world of the Ottomans‚Äô Orientalist Museum, Doha, Qatar
2012 US, Buckminster Fuller, Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco

Books
2004 NL Bas Princen ‚ÄėArtificial Arcadia‚Äô essay‚Äôs: Lars Lerup, Wim Cuyvers, Jeff Derksen, Dirk Symons, Bart Lootsma. Editors: Ed van Hinte, Jennifer Sigler. 010 publishers Rotterdam isbn: 90-6450-511-x, copies: 1500, With financial support by the ‚Äėstimuleringsfonds voor Architectuur
2007 NL Bas Princen ‚ÄėRotterdam‚Äô text by Christophe van Gerrewey.¬†Edited by: Nicolaus Schafhausen and Renske Jansen.¬†Witte de With Publisher Rotterdam: Isbn: 978-90-73362-78-9, copies: 1250
2008 IT Bas Princen ‚ÄėGalleria Naturale‚Äô Linea veloce Bologna-Milano/6 Linea di Confine,¬†Edited by; William Guerrieri and Tiziana Serena, copies: 800
2009 NL Bas Princen ‚ÄėFive cities portfolio‚Äô Refuge project, editors: Philipp Misselwitz,¬†Can Altay, Sun publishers Amsterdam, isbn 9-7890850-69638, copies: 3000
2010 Ger Bas Princen, ‚ÄėReservoir‚Äô, publisher Hatje Cantz (Ger.) isbn 978377572832

Work in collections
The photographic work is part of the Conran Collection London (design museum), The FRAC (Archilab) in Orleans. Ministry of Foreign Affairs The Hague (permanent exhibited in the Dutch embassy in Santiago the Chile, the Dutch Embassy in NY, the Dutch consulate in Los Angeles and the consulate of Dubai), the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the VU (Vrije Universiteit) Amsterdam, ING collection, Achmea collection, Eneco collection, Arcadis collection, Ymere collection, MOCP Chicago, and several private collections in Europe and the United States

Review
 http://thefoxisblack.com/page/9