CV

EXHIBITIONS

2018
- The Skin and the Oak. Staatsbosbeheer; De Natuur Schuur Gaasterland. Solo
- Bark-Skin. Museum Kranenburg Bergen NH

2016
- Fashionclash festival. Clash project runway performance 'Inside my Skin'.

2015
- In No Particular Order, Talent grand exhibition Creative Industries Fund, Dutch Design Week Eindhoven, curated by Agata Jaworska

 2014
- Huid, Huls, Huis, Pand Paulus, Schiedam with Fenneke Hordijk
- Representation by Galerie Postuum (BE)

2013
- Handmade, Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam. Curated by M.S. Thomas
- Autonomous design, Galerie Sign, Groningen.
- Skinscape, Galerie Metis-nl, Amsterdam. Curated by Fransica Benthem en Itie Langland
- Liefdevol behouden, Kunstuitleen, Zwolle.

 2012
- Grensgevallen, De Vishal, Haarlem. Curated by Els Vogel en Willemijn Faber
- Etalage galerie, Modestraat, Amsterdam.
- Modefabriek/Mint, RAI, Amsterdam.

2011
- End exam exhibition Gerrit Rietveld Academie, TXT dept.

 2010
- Get real/Real self, Arnhem fashion biennale curated by Joke Robaard & Giene Steenman.
- Repair, Premsela/Platform 21, Amsterdam.
- Breibienalle, Galerie Chielerrie, Amsterdam (A‘dam Fashionweek).

 

MISCALLENEOUS

2019
- External graduation commissioner for the Fashion and Textile dept. of the Royal Acadamy of Art The Hague
- Lecturer at Mediametic Biotoop; 'Alkalis, Acids and Proteins: The Science and Art of Tanning.'
- Lecturer at the clinical scientific discussions, Dematology dept. of Vu-AMC

2018
- Publication 'De Oudorpse Leerfabriek' at 'Kroniek van Oudorp'

2016
- Ecco Hotshop 9. Envisioning, prototyping and sampling new leathers at the Ecco Tannery.

2015
- Lecturing: Tanning-studies. Fall symposium of the Textielcommissie at Rijksinstituut Cultureel Erfgoed      Amersfoort

- Publication ‘Tanning Studies’ Amsterdamse kunst kalender 2016
- Publication In No Particular Order website: http://talent.stimuleringsfonds.nl/2015/names/amber-veel/

 2014-2015
- Talent grant by Creative Industries Fund

 2010-present
- Freelance textile designer for Marieke Schoonderbeek
  Projects: Curtains for a valley house on Hawaii 
                  (production at Textiellab Tilburg),
                   Naturally Dyed silk yarns for custom-made upholstery fabric.

 2013
- Commision assignment for three Still-life Mole’s, assigned by a private collector.
- Spijkers met Koppen, Radio 1, interview by Dolf Jansen and Felix Meurders.
- Rotterdam Late Night Talkshow, topic: craft in design, host: Ernest van der Kwast,
  co-speaker: Christien Meindertsma.
- Radio interview, Radio Rijnmond, Chris Natuurlijk.
- Sales at SPRMRKT, Amsterdam.

 2012
- Workplace and exhibition at the Etalagegallerie, Modestraat Amsterdam
- Workshops Cuddlytoy, Modestraat Amsterdam.
- Artistprint in collaboration with Tobias Krassenberg.
- ADC encourage price.

 2010
- Lecturing: Skin. Textile department St. Lucas Academie Gent.

 2009
- Internship at Hans Ubbink; graphic design for HU.Blue collectie A/W  2011.
- Amsterdam forest 75 anniversary; assignment sculpture + publication

 

EDUCATION

2007-2011
BA Applied Arts, TXT (Textile)
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam

2000-2004
HBO-Verpleegkunde
InHolland, Alkmaar