EDUCATION, INTERNSHIPS & RESIDENCIES
- The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists
2012 Reykjavík, Iceland
Artist in Residence
- Baer Art Center
2012 Hofsos, Iceland
Artist in Residence
- Anton Martineau, Mentor
2001-2004 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Internship oil painting techniques
- Rietveld Art Academy
2001-2002 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Schildersatelier Van Vlaerken
2000-2002 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Internship Dutch Masters painting techniques
- Honey Arts Modeling
1999 Chamba, India
Internship bronze casting technique "the lost wax method"
- De Universiteit van Amsterdam
1994 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dutch state language examination
- Outside Inside International Artists
2009-2013 Winterthur, Switzerland
I initiated a platform for international artists working and living in Winterthur.
- MAP Magazine Artists Professionals
2008-2013 Winterthur, Switzerland
I initiated and patented a platform for artists with art studios in Winterthur to profile their work in a printed and on-line publication which has a local circulation of 5000.
- The Open Doors Event
In 2007 -2013 Winterthur, Switzerland
I established the open art studios annual event which draws approximately 3000 visitors from 35 European cities.
- Joie de Vivre Dutch & Belgium Publication
Design & Illustrations for the article ‘De Portiek Vrijer’
- White-Boucke Publishing
2001 Colorado, The United States
Conceptual design, cover artwork, layout and illustrations for the book 'Closed Curtain Amsterdam's Guide to the Red Light'. Conceptual design of the 'UnDutchables Birthday Calendar 2003'. Color advice for publications.
- Oil 3d Communications
2000, 2001 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Technical drawings for the implementation of the 'VIP Night of the Proms' event at the Ahoy concert hall in Rotterdam, using Vector Works for Macintosh. Presentation and technical drawings for the Interior renovation of the advertising agency TBWA BEC in Amsterdam. 3d impressions of stands using Vector Works.
- Cas International Stand Builders
1996-1998 Venlo, The Netherlands
Designing stands for small companies to multi-nationals (Gist Brocades, Getronics, Belgacom)in- and outside of Europe using Bentley's Microstations; -Conceptual and construction design for stands, and furniture, -Photo realistic presentations using Microstations (3d-modeller), assembling color/material pattern-cards, -Presentation and project management for international clients, -Graphic design and advertisements for stands using Coral draw.
- Jaap Dijkman Architectural Bureau
1992 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Restaurant interiors and residential renovations of monumental buildings;-Construction, technical drawings and 3d presentations.
- Sandra Bird Designs
10 years Larkspur, The United States
Interpretation of drawings to computer design plans.