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CURRICULUM VITÆ

b. San Francisco, California, US


EXHIBITION RECORD (*SOLO)


UPCOMING:

Les Rebelled Sacrées, ArtChurchRochus, Kotrijk, Belgium [Vernissage: 22 March, 18-23u; 23/24 & 30/31 March, 10-18u]

Stewarding our Water Resources, Arts Benicia and California Creative Corps [May - September]

Coup de Ville 2024 - The Hill They Climb: Artists & Athletes, WARP Contemporary Art Platform - Wase Artistieke Projecten, Sint Niklaas, Belgium [13 April - 19 May]

*Solo Exhibition, Fred & Ferry Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium [16 May - 08 during Antwerp Art Weekend]


2024

De Voortuin #5, LR-RG, Bisschoppenhoflaan 75, Deurne (Antwerpen), Belgium [23 Feb, 17-21u & 24 Feb, 15-19u]

Birthday cake and backdrop for Art's Birthday 2024. A Peace Smile, M HKA Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen/Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, Belgium [17 January 2024, 19 - 01:00]


2023

*Solo booth A18 via Fred & Ferry Gallery, Art Antwerp 2023, Antwerp Exposition Center, Antwerp, Belgium [14 - 17 December 2023]

Archipel #4: L'Inverno, @ Deweer Gallery, Zwevegem (Otegem), Belgium [10 Dec - 18 Feb 2024]

Pot Luck, Ballroom Gallery, Brussels, Belgium 

Ballroom Project #5, Ballroom Gallery, BorGerHub, Antwerp, Belgium 

B-Sides and Rarities, Fred & Ferry Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

De Grote Vogelshow, Pizza Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium 

3/3 with Tramaine de Senna, Che Go Eun, and Manon van den Eeden, Fred & Ferry Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium


2022

Quartet,  curated by Alice Vanderschoot, Poortersloge/Porter's Lodge, CC Brugge, Brugge, Belgium

It's Time to Meet Them, curated by Maxim Renard, Tongren, Belgium

Tentoonstelling Vlaams Parlement: Viering 25-50/Exhibition Flemish Parliament Anniversary: Celebration 25-50, curated by Stef Van Bellingen Parliament Building - De Schelp/The Shell, Brussels, Belgium

Sous les pavés, la plage! curated by Wladyslaw Barion, Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke, Belgium

*A Balance Between Comfort and Convenience, Bruthausgallery and Claessens Canvas, Waregem, Belgium


2021

Potluck, Everyday Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Silver Linings x Tramaine de Senna, Tim Onderbeke & Maria Louisa Ponseele, De Hermelijn, Wannegem-Lede, Belgium

Exhibition of the Mu.ZEE Collection: 2000 - Vandaag, Mu.ZEE, Ostend, Antwerp, Belgium

First Date: Lisse Declercq and Tramaine de Senna, Bernaerts, Antwerp, Belgium 

Shortlist: Grote Prijs Ernest Albert, De Garage, Mechelen, Belgium


2020

*Publiek Figuur #1: Tramaine de Senna-Figure of Color, curated by Samuel Saelemakers, Middelheimmuseum Antwerp: 

Antwerpse Stadspark, permanently installed in Munthof Park, Antwerp, Belgium

*In Situ: Tramaine de Senna - Masterblaster, curated by Nav Haq, M HKA Museum van Hedendaagse 

Kunst Antwerpen/Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium


2019

*Tramaine de Senna, curated by Patrick Haas, Mélang, Munich, Germany 

Tramaine de Senna with Nicolás Lamas, curated by Patrick Haas, “Various Others,” Club Sabot (Cluj, Romania), 

Mélange via Loggia, Munich, Germany

New Movement, curated by Helen Singh-Miller, The Cost Annex, Boston, MA

MELLY: Een tentoonstelling met posters/An Exhibition with Posters, curated by Samuel Saelemakers, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam the Netherlands 

CO/LAB 4, Torrance Art Museum (TAM), Torrance, CA

*Tramaine de Senna: Supernatural, Pulsar, Antwerp, Belgium 


2018

In the Pines: Eline De Clercq and Tramaine de Senna, Haecken & Ooghen, Antwerp, Belgium

Expo Verknipt, WARP Contemporary Art Platform (Wase Artistieke Projecten), Sint Niklaas, Belgium

13 Years, 41 Artists, Hammerfriar, Healdsburg, CA

Universal Folklore: Farah Atassi and Tramaine de Senna, curated by Ilse Roosens, Permekemuseum/Mu.ZEE Kunstmuseum aan zee, Jabbeke, Belgium

Popo-Cate pETL, curated by Jakub Rehak, Bernaerts, Antwerp, Belgium

*/’haɪə en (nʊ)/ Tramaine de Senna: Rancho Meadows, curated by Simon Delobel, Trampoline Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium


2017

There is Always an Alternative, curated by O. Rynell Cash, Platform 102 and the Moonens Foundation, Brussels, Belgium

Kunst in Opdracht in AZ Alma, AZ Alma Ziekenhuis, Eeklo, Belgium

Traumdepot: Plastik/Kunstoff, curated by Ute Winselmann Adatte and Marianne Reich Arn Tramdepot Burgernziel Bern, Switzerland

Antwerp Art Weekend, DE Studio, Antwerp, Belgium

Small Works, Hammerfriar, Healdsburg, CA


2016

*Tramaine de Senna: Double Consciousness/Ancestor Worship, Hammerfriar, Healdsburg, CA

The Moving Image: HISK, Antwerp Art Weekend, De Studio, Antwerp, Belgium

Paperworks, curated by O. Rynell Cash, Antena (US)/Platform 102 (BE), Chicago-Lower West Side

Unterseeboot über Malermeister: Retrospective of Painter Guy Van Bossche, Cultural Center Mechelen;

Mechelen, Belgium


2015       

It Takes Two to Make an Accident: HISK Laureates 2015, curated by Selen Ansen, Ghent, Belgium

Sixth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Pavilion No.1 in Moscow’s VDNKh (the Exhibition of Achievements of the

People’s Economy), Moscow, Russia

*Tramaine de Senna, curated by Lisa Van Gerven, Art Center Hugo Voeten; Herentals, Belgium

HISK Open Studios, HISK, Ghent, Belgium

The Fallibility of Formulation, curated by Robin Foesters, Cruz & Gomez, Genk, Belgium

 HISKcafé at Art Brussels, Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium


2014

Project X(averius), curated by Mayke Verhoeven, Xaverius Kerk, Amersfoort, the Netherlands

*Tramaine de Senna: Public View, curated by O. Rynell Cash, Platform 102, Brussels, Belgium

HISK Open Studios, HISK, Ghent, Belgium

Tramaine de Senna | Dirk Braeckman | Minnette Vári, curated by Thomas Bakker, Club Solo (Breda, NL), M HKA 

Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst/Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (BE)/Hotel Holiday Inn (Amsterdam, NL), 10th Kunstvlaai 2014, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Artist on Demand, HISKcafé at Art Brussels, Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

*The Appearance of Things, SALON2060, Antwerp, Belgium


2013

*Retrospective: The Construction of Appearances, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

The Static Also Is Electric-MFA Graduation Exhibition, Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, De Service Garage, Amsterdam, the Netherlands


2012

Kunstvlaai 2012/ Inexactly This, Sint Nicolaas Lyceum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

The Other: MFA Exhibition, Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, the Netherlands

*Window Gallery, Galerie De Aanschouw/de Schouw, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Lust, curated by Anique Weve, Fotoacademie Rotterdam, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Lake Hope, curated by Alex Jacobs, Tupajumi@Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

Presentation: Master of Fine Art, Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, ‘s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands


2011

FITAX750 @ TENT, curated by Alex Jacobs, Tupajumi Foundation, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Face/ Off: Master of Fine Art, curated by Rob Scholte, Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, ‘s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands

Boxed In: A Small Works Show, The Quicksilver Mine Co., Forestville, CA

Emerging Artists Museum Show, EVA Award, Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA


2010 

*I Love Caulk Frosting Paintings, Das Künstlerhaus S11, Solothurn, Switzerland

Mondo Gordo Porno Trasho, Buddha's Palm Gallery, Sebastopol, CA 

State of Spring 2010, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

*Bodybuilding Bunnies, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA


2009

Everything (et. al), curated by Tim Woodward, Metro Arts Galleries, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Ficken 3000, curated by Gaby BillisBerlin, Germany, 

Open Studios-Autumn, Kunsthaus GlogauAIR, Berlin, Germany

Project Gestalt Berlin, Kunsthaus GlogauAIR, Berlin, Germany

New Work, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

Group Show, The Quicksilver Mine Co., Forestville, CA


2008

*The Butcher Boutique, 20 GOTO 10/679 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA

Group Show, Buddha’s Palm Gallery, Sebastopol, CA

The Trigger Collective Group Show, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA

*Disgust and Desire, Frame of Mind, Forestville, CA


2006

Emerging Artists and Friends, Blue Gum Barn, Santa Rosa, CA


2004

Honors Art Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA


2003

Honors Art Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA


2002

Goodnight Box, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA


2001

The Dirt Show: Works in Ceramics, curated by Richard Shaw, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, California




EDUCATION

POSTGRADUATE:

2015 HISK Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten, Vlaanderen/Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Ghent, Belgium 


GRADUATE:

2013 Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving/St. Joost Academy for Art and Design, 

Breda/'s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands

Thesis: “Appearances, Origins, the Eternal Repetition, and the Illusory: Writings on Mark Wigley, Jean Baudrillard, Umberto Eco, Roland Barthes, Steven Jacobs, Camiel van Winkel, Boris Groys, David Joselit, Jan Verwoert, and Folkert de Jong”; Advisors: Dr. Erik Hagoort, George Korsmit, and Thomas Bakker 


UNDERGRADUATE:

2004 University of California at Berkeley, College of Environmental Design


2004 University of California at Berkeley, College of Letters and Science 


1998 Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA




AWARDS/GRANTS/BURSARIES

2022 Flemish Department of Culture, House of Flanders, Belgian Consulate and VONK Studios, City of Hasselt, Belgium; Genk, Belgium; and New York, New York, US; Award

2020 Vlaams Departement van Cultuur, Jeugd en Media/Flemish Department of Culture, Youth and Media, Flanders, Belgium; Grant

2014 Duvel Moortgat Brewery, Belgium; Award for Beer Coaster Design

2013 Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, Breda/'s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; Bursary/Scholarship

2012 Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, Breda/'s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; Bursary/Scholarship

2010 Sonoma County Artist Award for Emerging Visual Artist, Santa Rosa, CA; Grant

2004 University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Honors Studio Award, Spring

2003 University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Honors Studio Award, Fall

ArtsBridge America, University of California at Berkeley, CA; Scholarship, Spring

2002 Society of Professional Journalists, Indianapolis, IN; Second Place/Mark of Excellence for Editorial Cartooning

ArtsBridge America, University of California at Berkeley, CA; Scholarship, Spring

ArtsBridge America, University of California at Berkeley, CA; Scholarship, Fall

2001 ArtsBridge America, University of California at Berkeley, CA; Scholarship, Spring

ArtsBridge America, University of California at Berkeley, CA; Scholarship, Fall

1999 The Marin Institute, Marin, CA; National First Place Winner for design advertisement competition 

1999 Fighting Back Partnership, Vallejo, CA; First Place Advertisement design award competition 




COMMISSIONED PROJECTS

2022

2021

2020-2021

2015-2017

2015-2017




COLLECTIONS

Vlaams Parlement/Flemish Parliament; Brussels, Belgium

Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerp/Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp and the Flemish Community; Antwerp, Belgium

Middelheimmuseum - Kunst in de Stad/Art in the City; Antwerp, Belgium

Mu.ZEE Museum on the Sea/Permeke Museum and the Flemish Community; Ostend/Jabbeke, Belgium

Altes Spital Solothurn; Solothurn, Switzerland




ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

2011 The Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Windsor/Healdsburg; CA

2010 Altes Spital Solothurn; Solothurn, Switzerland 

2009 GlogauAIR gGmbH; Berlin, Germany 

2008, -10, -16 Maker Faire, Maker Media; San Mateo, CA; and Austin, TX




TALKS/LECTURES

Atlas College/Kunstschool Genk, Genk, Belgium, 21 September 2020, Artist Lecture

HISK Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten Open Studios,  04 April 2020 postponed: COVID-19, Artist Talk with Flurin Bisig, Tramaine de Senna, and Marijke De Roover with curator Daniella Géo 

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 29 November 2019, Artist Talk with Kevin Osepa, Rory Pilgrim, Tramaine de Senna, and Edward Clydesdale Thomson with curator Docus van der Made, “Een tentoonstelling met posters/An Exhibition of Posters,” curated by Samuel Saelemakers 

Sint Joost Academie voor Kunst en Vormgeving, 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, 29 January 2016, Artist Talk, Toekomstmarkt 

Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany, 01 July 2015, Artist Talk with Tramaine de Senna and Laure Cottin Stefanelli

HISK Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten Open Studios, Ghent, Belgium, 30 May 2015, Studio Talk with Vincent Geyskens and Oscar van den Boogaard

HISK Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten Open Studios, Ghent, Belgium, 26 May 2014, Studio Talk with Martin Germann and Oscar van den Boogaard

Hammerfriar Gallery; Healdsburg, California, 09 November 2013, Artist Talk, “The Construction of Appearances” 

Kunstvlaai 2012/Inexactly This, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 01 December 2012, Host for Mini-Symposium with Guest Artist Maria Pask, “Where Things Don't Move” 

College of Environmental Design, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 19 April 2011, Guest Speaker, “Alternative Careers Outside Architecture” 

Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA, 4 March 2011, Artist Panel Discussion/Lecture Series

Das Künstlerhaus S11, Solothurn, Switzerland, 31 October 2010, Artist Talk

Altes Spital Solothurn, Solothurn, Switzerland, 10 August 2010, Artist Talk




PUBLICATIONS/CATALOGS/REVIEWS


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