Emmy Dijkstra


Född: 1981

Bosatt i: Solna

E-post: emmy.dijkstra@gmail.com

Egen hemsida: www.emmydijkstra.nl

Utbildning/Education:
2010-2011: Postgraduate education `Artist in the classroom’ at art academy ArteZ in Zwolle (the Netherlands).
2000-2004: BA Fine Art at Art Academy St. Joost (the Netherlands).

Several workshops such as:
2013: workshop collography at KKV in Nacka
2012: workshop paper litho at Manhattan Graphics Center in New York.
2009: Course non-toxic etching at the graphic printshop in Leiden.
2007: Masterclass solarplate etching at GAU in Utrecht.

Utställningar/Exhibitons/projects (a selection)
2016: Membershow at Grafiska Sällskapet in Stockholm, Sweden.
2016: Group exhibition VOG at Art Fair The Hague, Holland.
2016: Group exhibition Fotografiek in Enschede, Holland.
2016: Group exhibition and the realization of a graphic portfolio with different printmakers from Holland and abroad at Museum Het Markiezenhof in Bergen op Zoom, Holland.
2016: Group exhibition with different Dutch printmakers at Het van Abbehuis in Eindhoven, Holland.
2016: Membershow at Grafik i Väst in Gothenburg.
2016: Guest lecturer in printmaking at Nyckelviksskolan in Stockholm.
2016: ‘Hem-likt’ an exhibition with two other artists at Skarpnäcks Kulturhus, Stockholm.
2015: Group exhibition ‘Vrijheid van Geest’ a tribute to the Dutch artist H.N. Werkman, at Galerie Werfkade in the provence of Groningen, the Netherlands.
2015: Group exhibition as part of the Lithographic Symposium in Tidaholm
2015: Group exhibtion ‘Shifting the Focus’ at Galleri Se in Falun.
2014: Group exhibition Grafiktriennalen XV at Uppsala Konstmuseum.
2014: Performance with paper dresses at Uppsala Konstmuseum.
2013: Group exhibition ‘Grafiek+’ at the University of Twenthe.
2013: Community art project commissioned by the municipality of Enschede, Holland.
2013: Solo exhibition ‘How far we will get I don’t know’ at Dynamo Expo in Enschede, Holland.
2012: A two months working period at the Manhattan Graphics Center in New York City.
2011: Group exhibition mini-prints at GA in Den Bosch.
2010: An edition of 80 polymer etchings for graphic portfolio, commissioned by Atelier Print Art in Enschede, Holland.
2009: Artist in Residence at the Virginie Janssens Foundation in Mas de Charrou, France. Together with artist Liesbeth Verhoeven.

Övrigt:
Upcoming events 2017
2016-2017: Cecilia Frisendahls stipend; working at the Litografiska Museet in Huddinge.
September 2017: Solo exhibition at Litografiska Museet in Huddinge, Sweden

Artist talks; how living and working at different places influenced my work.
2014: New York: Jag åker hem, at the Manhattan Graphics Center.
2014: Uppsala: Passage at Uppsala Konstmuseum together with Tomas Colbengtson and John Rasimus.

Galleries:
My work is presented by two galleries in Sweden:
Grafiska Sällskapet in Stockholm
Grafik i Väst in Gothenburg

Art teaching projects (a selection)
2016-currently: art teacher at Medborgarskolan in Stockholm.
2014-currently: Workshop paper lithography at different workshops around Sweden.
2012-2013: Art educator at Rijksmuseum Twenthe in Enschede, Holland.
2012: An educational project about Street Art in Heino (Holland), together with art historian Eva Kramer.
2012: ‘Transferable Impressions’ an art project with exchange students in Nijverdal (Holland) together with graphic designer Ingrid Wielema.
2010: Guest lecturer in artist books at art academy ArteZ in Zwolle.
Publications:
2015: Catalog of the seventh lithographic symposium Tidaholm, Sweden.
2015: Uppercase magazine; printmaking edition
2014: Several reviews on the Grafiktriennalen and my paper dresses in Konsten.net en www.unt.se
2014: Catalog Grafiktriennalen XV in Uppsala Konstmuseum.
2013: Review on the exhibition ‘Grafiek+’ and my paper dresses in local newspaper De Roskam.
2010: Catalog about artists who received a stipend during 2006-2008.
2009: An interview by radio programm GrensGeluiden together with artist Liesbeth Verhoeven about our artist in residence in France.

Awards/Stipends:
2016-currently: Cecilia Frisendahls stipend at Litografiska Museet in Huddinge.
2008-2009: Stipend by FoundationBKVB, Holland.
2007: First Prize Frisian miniprint Biennal in Drachten, Holland.

Side activities.
2015-currently: special assistant at Martin Skolan (Waldorf School) in Stockholm.
2016-currently: valberedning KKV Nacka, Stockholm.


Seasons change and I’m still waiting, papperslitografi, ca 29 x 41 cm


Searching until it all makes sense, papperslitografi, 30 x 40 cm


an unexpected encounter, stenlitografi, 37 x 47 cm


may we join you?, stenlitografi, 26 x 42 cm


our journey brought us back home again, etching, 19 x 23 cm


dreams, hopes and expectations, etching, 19 x 23 cm


where are our girls?, papperslitografi, 28 x 42 cm