Iris Van Dongen
1975 born in Tilburg, Netherlands
Lives in Berlin and Denmark, Denmark

1992-1996 Academie voor Kunst en vormgeving 's-Hertogenbosch, NL

Solo Exhibitions

Villa Mondriaan, Winterswijk, Netherlands

-duo with Thomas Lerooy, curated by Joost Declerq (museum Dhondt-Daenens) 'Nieuw Amsterdams Peil' Galerie Stigter van Doesburg, Amsterdam

-Iris van Dongen at Museum van Loon, Amsterdam presentation winner Thérèse Schwartze Prijs 2017

-The hunter of no land, Galerie Bugada & Cargnel, Paris (FR)
-Hydra, Galerie Stigter van Doesburg, Amsterdam (NL)

-Amsterdam Drawing 2013, galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam (NL)

-Wrong Exit, Autocentre, Berlin
-Temporary Devotion, Künstlerhaus Bethaniën, Berlin

-The Preparation, Diana Stigter, Amsterdam

-Galerie Bugada & Cargnel (Cosmic galerie), Paris (FR)
-Suspicious, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam (NL)

- the Breeder, Athens (collaboration with Dionisis Kavallieratos) (EL)
-Suspicious, Diana Stigter, Amsterdam (NL)
-Hallucinations & Halleluja's, Stedelijk Museum, 's Hertogenbosch (NL)
[Kimberly Clark]

-CODE (free code magazine) Bruxelles (BE)
[Kimberly Clark]

- Hooley, the Breeder, Athens (EL)
- Galerie Bugada & Cargnel (Cosmic galerie) Paris (FR)
- Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, Liste '06, Basel (CH)

-'The mystery zone', galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam (NL)
-'Aurelia', Salon 94, New-York (USA)
-'She's the night', Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (DE)
-'Nox Noctus', GEM, het Haags Gemeente Museum, The Hague (NL)

- 'Spleen', The Breeder projects, Athens (GR)

Group Exhibitions

-Satan, Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain curated by Benjamin Bianciotto
-Een greep uit de collectie, Stedelijk museum Schiedam, Netherlands

-Vanessa, Annika, Iris, Claire - (Vanessa Beecroft, Annika Larsson, Claire Tabouret, Iris van Dongen)
Villeurbanne, Part of / dans le cadre de Résonance, 15e Biennale de Lyon
-Les enfants du paradis, MUba Eugène Leroy, Tourcoing, curated by Jean-Max Colard, France


-Artists from Deutsche Bank collection curated by Tracy Emin, postcards for charity, Frieze Art Fair London
-Neue Schwarze Romantik, Künstlerhaus Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, Austria
-Neue Schwarze Romantik, Galerie der Stadt Backnang, Germany


-1 juli Oog in oog, topstukken, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands
-30 juni Iconic, Knust Kunz, Munich, Germany
-16.11 Neue schwarze Romantik, Künstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin, Germany
-15.9 Neue schwarze Romantik, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany
-10.5 Neue schwarze Romantik, Museum National de Arta, Roemanien, Bukarest


- Haute a porter, curator: Filep Motwary, Modemuseum Hasselt (BE)
-La grande galerie du foot, La Vilette, (FR)
-de grote kunst show, stadsschouwburg Amsterdam (NL)


-Paysages, rêvés de fin de siècles (XIXe - XXe siècles), Musée de Cambrai, Cambrai (FR)
-Trinkets for the rich - Nationalmuseum Berlin, Berlin (DE)
-Wunderkammer, Art Ptuj , Ptu, Slovenia
-Secret Passions, Private Flamish Collections, 10 okt -4 jan 2015, Lille (FR)
-Shit and Die, Pallazo Cavour, Turin, curated by Maurizio Cattelan, Myriam Ben Salah and Marta Papini nov. 5 2014 - jan. 11 2015 (IT)
-The hidden picture, ING collection, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen (NL)


-Shit and Die, Pallazo Cavour, Turin, curated by Maurizio Cattelan, Myriam Ben Salah and Marta Papini nov. 5 2014 - jan. 11 2015 (IT)
-The hidden picture, ING collection, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen (NL)
-Evil Clowns, (Kimberly Clark), HMKV, Dortmund
-presentatie staatsieportret, Paleis het Loo, Apeldoorn (NL) (with Femmy Otten and Rinneke Dijkstra)
-presentatie schets staatsieportret, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (NL)
-Unknown Masterpieces, Wonderloch Kellerland, Berlin (DE)
-A Drawback, Quartair, Den-Haag (NL)


-Collectie Hugo en Carla Brown, Kasteel Keukenhof - Lisse (NL)
-Soho house collection, Berlin, Miami Babington house
-Insitu, episode 3, Kimberly Clark, Berlin (DU)
-Nieuwe Vide, Kimberly Clark, Haarlem, (NL)
-The legend of the shelves, Autocentre, Berlin (DU)
-Gratis is het woord niet, Pulchri Studio - Den Haag (NL)


-Devine and scary, Afrikamuseum (NL)
-Diana Stigter, Dicke, Verhoeven, Fortuyn, van Dongen, Amsterdam (NL)
-Figuurlijk, museum Hilversum (NL)
-DEAD Lines. Der Tod in Kunst, Alltag Kunsthalle Barmen, Wuppertal (DE)
-Invisible maps, Luis de Adelantado, curated by Violeta Horcasitas (MEX)
-Death and taxes, Tidens Krav, Oslo (NO)
-Into the woods, la Galerie des Galeries, Paris, curated by Daria de Beauvais (FR)
-Point de Vue: 200 jaar Kunstacademie Den Bosch 1812-2012
Stedelijk Museum 's-Hertogenbosch - Den Bosch (NL)
-Hans Bayens & 35 kunstenaars ING Collectie: Het liefdevolle oog
Museum Henriette Polak - Zutphen (NL)


-Mihai Nicodim Gallery, Martin Skauen, Marc Bijl, Iris van Dongen, Los
Angeles, (USA)
-'I like what you did,...' NEST, Den-Haag (NL)
-Hollandse Meesters in de 21e eeuw, (19 documentaries, ) producer René
Mendel, Kunsthal, Rotterdam (NL)
-La Vallée Patibulaire, Berlin (DE)
-All about drawing, Stedelijk museum Schiedam, (NL)
-Point it at granny, Nationalmuseum, Berlin (DE)
-Rineke Dijkstra / Cady Noland / Pierre Leguillon features Diana Arbus /
Kimberly Clark, HOOLEY, De Hallen, Haarlem (NL)
-Going international, Flag art Foundation, New York, USA


-Gallery Luis da Adelantado, Valencia, (ES)
-Smell of pepper, gallery Peter Bergman, Stockholm, (SE)
-Summer teeth, the Breeder, Athens (EL)
-Get behind me satan and push, Peres Projects, Berlin (GER)
-Ever Prosperity, Wilfrid Almendra, Pierre Bismuth, Nick Devereux,
Iris van Dongen, Gardar Eide Einarsson, Lisa Oppenheim, galerie
Bugada & Cargnel, Paris (FR)
-Inter-cool, Hartware Medien Kunstverein (GER) [Kimberly Clark]
-Arrivals and Departure_Europe, Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona (IT)
-Sur le Dandysme, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de
Compostela (ES)
-Madonna Psycho Slut, GRIMM museum, Berlin (GER)


-Clusters: 1-surrounding John Giorno, Brachfeld Gallery, Paris, curated by
Sang Bleu (FR)
-Coeur de femme, Sophie Scheideker, Paris (FR)
-T.I.C.A.B – Tirana International Contemporary Art Biannual
The Symbolic Efficiency of the Frame Curated by Edi Muka and Joa
Ljungberg [Kimberly Clark]
-When the mood strikes... collection Wilfried & Yannicke Cooreman
MDD - Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens (BE)
-Towing the Line, Drawing Space: 40 Contemporary Dutch Artists, Defining
the Moment in Holland, White box, New York (USA)
-Forgotten bar project #4
-Wall Rockets, Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, Albright Knox museum
in Buffalo, New York (USA)
-Contemporary visitors, Pecs (HUN)
-Ophelia, Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem (NL)
-Temporairy city, Berlin (DE)


-Wer ficken will, muss freundlich sein, Nationalmuseum, Berlin (DE)
-Wall Rockets, Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, curated by Lisa
Dennison, The Flag Art Foundation, NY (USA)
-XXste Eeuw, Gemeente Museum, Den-Haag (NL)
-Cobra to contemporary, Artnews projects, Berlin, (GER)
-Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin (GER)
-The end was yesterday PART II, Kunstraum Innsbruck (AUT)
-In the shadows, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg (GER)
-The end was yesterday, Autocenter, Berlin (GER)


-Stranger Than Paradise, curated by Max Henry, Galerie Charlotte Moser,
Genève (CH)
-Beyond Sensation, contemporary works from the Deutsche Bank's
collection, curated by Alistair Hicks, Brian White & Rona Cole Galleries,
Channel Islands (UK)
-i.p.v. Mashkov, recente aankopen, Gemeente Museum Den-Haag (NL)
-Burning Marle, Lokaal 01, Breda (NL)
-Drawing typologies, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (NL)
-Gegen den Strich, Künstlerhaus Bethaniën, Berlin, (GER)
-1672-2007, Artnews projects, Berlin (GER)
-Hello I'm crashing, Salon 94, curated by Fabienne Stefan, New York
-Soakers, Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (NL)
-Leve de Schilderkunst!, Kunsthal, Rotterdam (NL)
-Destroy Athens'1st Athens Biennale (EL) [Kimberly Clark]


-Memento Mori, MireilleMosslerLtd, New York (USA)
-Vincent van Gogh and Expressionism, Van Gogh
Museum, Amsterdam (NL)
-People, Madre museo d'arte donna regina, Napoli (IT)
-The discreet insidious charm of the bourgeoisie', Stedelijk van Abbe
Museum, Eindhoven (NL) curated by Phillip van de Bossche
-Youth of today, Kunsthalle Schirn, Frankfurt (GER) curated by Matthias
-Milly's Maserati II, Madeleine Berkhemer invites guests, TENT, Rotterdam


-Choosing My Religion, MAMA Showroom for Media and Moving Art
Rotterdam (NL)
-New figuration,Galleri Christina Wilson,Copenhague (DK)
-Prague Biennale 2, expanded painting, curated by
Helena Kontova, Karlin Hall, Prague (CZ)


-The dutch show, curated by Denys Zacharopoulos, The Dutch institute,
Athens (GR)
-I just don't know what to do with myself..., curated by Luca Beatrice,
gallery Marella, Milano (IT)
-Expander, curated by Mustafa Hulusi, Royal Academy of Arts at 6 Burlington
Gardens, London (UK)
-Vixen, curated by Juliette Jongma, gallery Diana Stigter, Amsterdam (NL)


-artist group Kimberly Clark
-Iris van Dongen & Marc Bijl, „Schism (dyptich)“, 2009 the Breeder gallery Miami Basel



-BENOIT Guillaume, "Iris Van Dongen - Galerie Bugada & Cargnel", in Slash/, May 13
-"Iris Van Dongen 'The Hunter from Noland" at Galerie Bugada & Cargnel, Paris", in Mousse magazine, May 10
-CHRIS, "The Hunter from Noland", in Another Something, April 28


-Secret Passions, Private Flamish Collections, catalogue
-The hidden picture, ING collection, Cobra Museum, catalogue
-Ons Erfdeel 3 'Iris van Dongen', by T. Reijnders


-Vitamine D, Phaidon 4 pages
-the Artmen, documentary Dutch Television
-Sleek magazine online

-Vice magazine online
-Les vénéneuses, Iris van Dongen, Libération France
-Sleek magazine, art, intervention and consumer critique to the power of three, Kimberly Clark


- Glamcult, ' Iris van Dongen", by Carlijn Potma
- Documentary by Ditteke Mensink 'Hollandse Meesters'
- Serres Chaudes, artist contribution, initiated by Philippe Parreno and
Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster
- Zo werken wij, 10 kunstenaars, Sacha Bronwasser, NAI Uitgevers


-Vogue Japan,by Tayu Kishimoto
-Houtskool # Jaargang 2
-Catalogue Arrivals and Departure_Europe, editore: Silvana Editoriale
-Sang Bleu 5, contribution by Iris van Dongen,


-BC: Be Contemporary #7 May '09, edited by Kendell Geers (
-Catalogue, Iris van Dongen, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
-Wound magazine (London), artist contibution by Kenn Pratt
-catalogue Ophelia, MMKA
-Atelier, foto's van Hans de Bruijn, 99uitgevers


-Hell Bound, by Francesca Gavin, Laurence King Publishing
-Catalogue, In the shadows, Kunstverein Wolfsburg
-Mysterieuze macha's met rode flitsogen, Marina de Vries, 27 feb. NRC
-Les Mythes d'Iris, l'Officiel Paris, by Laurence Dreyffus


-GUSTAV KLIMT, published by Prestel and Neue Gallerie, New York
The Ronald S. Lauder and Serge Sabarsky Collections 480 pages, illustrated
Edited by Renee Price with contemporairy artist contribution of Iris van
-catalogue, Gegen den Strich, Künstlerhaus bethanien
-Fatale, Iris van Dongen, Justin Morin, code numéro 3,
-catalogue, 'Soakers', Boymans van Beuningen
-catalogue, 'Leve de Schilderkunst!', Kunsthal


-Afstand houden, Kunstbeeld nr 5, Rob Smolders
-catalogue,The youth of today, schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, verlag der
buchhandlung Walther König
-So ist sie nicht, die Jugend von heute, Andreas Platthaus, Frankfurter
Allgemeine Zeitung


-Iris van Dongen by Sophie Fels, NY Time out
-Iris van Dongen by Ken Johnson, New York Times, july 29
-catalogue Prague Biennale 2
-# framed: Iris van Dongen, Dazed and Confused, Issue24
-Iris van Dongen, Jens Asthoff, Critic pics, march '05, Artforum
-Nox Noctis, Iris van Dongen, catalogue GEM 'Portrait of a lady'
by Patricia Ellis
-Kunstbeeld, Robbert Roos
-artists contribution, the Scorpion (Scotland), No.1
-Ambivalent Entanglements, Jeannot Simmen,
BE Magazine


-catalogue The dutch show
-catalogue I just don't know what to do with myself...
-Expander, Neil Mulholland, Frieze, Issue 88
-catalogue Expander
-catalogue Prix de Rome 2004, the Netherlands
-catalogue The sisters three, Iris van Dongen
-Knappe cliché's van nijvere doemdenkers ,Sandra Smallenburg, NRC


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