It turned out it wasn't a person, but a situation
series '...and suddenly, all is revealed'
Installation view '...and suddenly, all is revealed'
Installation view Art on Paper (solo booth galerie dudokdegroot)/ BOZAR, Brussels
'Haphazard monsters', installation view at galerie dudokdegroot, Amsterdam
'Haphazard monsters', installation view at galerie dudokdegroot, Amsterdam
Samples of disagreement
Installation view
I'm a myth III
'Algorithm corrupted (though sheer comedy, of course)', installation view
'Algorithm corrupted (though sheer comedy, of course)', installation view
Installation view 'Algorithm corrupted (though sheer comedy, of course)'
Da-ta, da-ta
untitled (crouching figure)
Cover girl
Three figures in an artificial surrounding
three bearded baby's
Group show Loods 6
The foundling
Cry baby
I'm a myth
White sheet
'Gender: a universal language', installation view
Man posing in front of an empty Abri
Picturing the invisible
two figures in an artificial surrounding
Scene of murder no. 1 (twisted)
Travesty III
Travesty I
Mirror no. 2
Straight story
'Square moon', installation view
The pose
untitled (figure seen from below)
untitled (figure seen from below)
Dark-hearted superhero
You may grow up to be a fish
The middle place
Installing the show 'The fraud of mister HQ'
'The fraud of mister HQ', installation view
'Op papier gezet, van Daniels tot Dumas, van Schleiffert tot Schoonhoven', installation view
Split - finger mustache
Split - float
untitled (woman holding hand in front of her face)
'The future is old', installation view
'The future is old', installation view
'The future is old', installation view
The fraud
Th future is old
'How does your garden grow?', installation view
'How does your garden grow?', installation view
Mother and child
Nurse with cup of hot choco
Total recall
Mrs. Fisher
Woman bending over
Woman with black bow
Doctor putting on glove
Laughter at the vicarage
'Let's wonder over yonder', installation view
'Let's wonder over yonder', installation view
Nurse at the bed(side)
A company of three
Smiling man with wounded paw and torn-off sleeves
'Back then, the world was bigger', installation view
untitled (tree)
The tree, the girl and the swing
Let's wonder over yonder
'Face to Face - Kunstlers selbstportraits', installation view
'Dirty denim', installation view
untitled 5, from the series The teddy-bear conventions
untitled 6, from the series The teddy-bear conventions
untitled 10, from the series The teddy-bear conventions
untitled 11, from the series The teddy-bear conventions
'...and amongst other things: the matter of the teddy bear', installation view
'...and amongst other things: the matter of the teddy bear', installation view
Lady and girl (after 'Mme Reiset and her little daughter' by Ingres)
Woman with washing-up brush and boy
Woman on stool
'Weltschmerz', installation view
Man with hat and boy in coat
Man with knife and boy with curls
'Transistor', installation view
'Transistor', installation view
Boy and militaryman
Boy serving eggs, man smoking cigar
Doctor and young man, 2000
Naakte vrouw, afwasborstel en jongen
f.l.t.r.; Un reveil plein d'horreur, untitled and untilted



Hembrugterrein, locatie Project Fabriek

Middenweg 63, Zaandam

1-4 October, 2020


galerie dudokdegroot

Solo exhibition: 'Haphazard monsters' 

Opening: January 18, 2020

Exhibition dates: 18 January - 22 February, 2020

Address: Tweede Laurierdwarsstraat 1-3, Amsterdam NL

See: Drawings & Notes

Collectie De Groen

Group exhibition: 'Pick Me!' (in collaboration with We Like Art)

Dates: 14 September - 22 December 2019

Address: Weverstraat 40, Arnhem

galerie dudokdegroot

Duo exhibition: 'Sur face' (with Eva Raeder)

21 - 24 November, 2019 (special opening hours)

Tweede Laurierdwarsstraat 1-3, Amsterdam

Art on Paper at BOZAR, Brussels

Brussels International Contemporary Drawing Fair

Solo presentation

Dates: 25 - 27 October 2019

Address: BOZAR, Cirquit Racenstein, Rue Ravenstein 23, Bruxelles

Met dank aan het Mondriaan Fonds

Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam

Recipient Werkbijdrage Bewezen Talent, 5 juli 2019

Drawing Online

An online-only drawing exhibition at Gallery Viewer, until May 5th, 2019

METAL magazine

Interview, March 2019

Centraal Museum

Group exhibition: 'The line up - the power of drawing'

Exhibition dates: 22 September - 18 November 2018

Address: Agnietenstraat 1, Utrecht

Info: Centraal Museum

Kunsthal KAdE

Group exhibition: 'Chalk'

Marijn Akkermans, Jitske Bakker, Joseph Beuys, Nik Christensen, Marcel van Eeden, Hanneke Francken, Lenneke van der Goot, Susanna Inglada, Arno Kramer, Bart Lodewijks, Romy Muijers, Juan Munoz, Marc Nagtzaam, Nemanja Nikolic, Thomas Raat, Roland Sohier, Rudolf Steiner, Guy Vording, Witte Wartena, Marjolijn de Wit and Marthe Zink

Exhibition dates: 26 May - 19 August 2018

Address: Eemplein 77, Amersfoort

Info: Kunsthal KAdE

Galerie dudokdegroot

Solo exhibition: 'Algorithm corrupted (though sheer comedy, of course)'

Dates: 13 January - 24 february, 2018

Info: galerie dudokdegroot

Address: Lauriergracht 80, Amsterdam

De Volkskrant; 'Wat stelt kunst nog voor als algoritmen de mens regeren?'

Het Parool; 'De wrede wereld na die ene pil'

Drawings & notes

Galerij van de tekenkunst

The Drawing Hub

Silent fundraiser auction

Preview: 15 December, 2017, 6 - 10 pm

Silent auction: 16 december, 2017, 3 - 7 pm

Address: Gerichtstrasse 12, 13347, Berlin

Info: The Drawing Hub

Marijn Akkermans & Susanna Inglada

Duo exhibition

Witteveen Visual Art

Exhibition dates: 20 October - 26 November, 2017

Gelderse Kade 30, Amsterdam


Scenography and led-light animation design for play ROMP, Theatergroep De Gemeenschap, Amsterdam

Touring in October, November and December 2017

Info: TG De Gemeenschap

Big Art

Group exhibition 

Exhibition dates: 12 - 15 October, 2017

Herengracht 182, Amsterdam

Loods 6

Groupexhibition: Witteveen Drawing

Exhibition dates: 7 - 13 September 2017

KNSM-laan 143, Amsterdam

Info: Witteveen Drawing


Group exhibition: 'Gender: a universal language'

Artists: Marijn Akkermans, Jan Hoek, Matthijs Holland, Roman Strijbos and Julius Thissen

Curators: Youri Appelo and Julius Thissen

Exhibition dates: June 2 - June 23, 2017

Address: Van Oldenbarneveltstraat 63-A, Nijmegen

Information: In the pursuit of...

New prints at We Like Art

Piezography prints, June 2017 

Info: We Like Art


Schloss Ringenberg's current and former residents contribute a multiple in an edition of 10 to be displayed for sale at Schloss Ringenberg and their partners.

Medio April 2017


Stadsarchief Amsterdam

Shortlisted Stadstekenaar van Amsterdam 2017

Know Me

Scenograpic design 'Know Me', theatre company BonteHond

Reprise tour until April 2017

Info: BonteHond

De Shakespeare Club

Scenographic design 'De Shakespeare Club', theatre company De Gemeenschap

Touring until April 2017

Info: Tg De Gemeenschap

Big Art

Group exhibition 

Dates: 19 - 27 November, 2016

Location: Capital C Amsterdam / Diamantbeurs, Weesperplein 4, Amsterdam

Info: Big Art

My contribution is made possible through support by Mondriaan Fund, Amsterdam

Metropolis M

'Studio Visit #4: Marijn Akkermans' door Maaike Lauwaert

17 mei, 2016

Lees het in Metropolis M

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen

Group exhibition 'Kunst4Kids'

Exhibition dates: April 30 - May 8, 2016

Info: Museum Boijmans van Beuningen

Stadsschouwburg Utrecht / Tweetakt Theater Festival

Play 'Know me' by TG BonteHond / scenographic design Marijn Akkermans

Date: April 16, 2016  

Time: 21:00 hrs

Location: Blauwe zaal, Stadsschouwburg Utrecht

Ticket information: Tweetakt /programma / tickets

Know me

Scenographic design for 'Know me', Theatercompany BonteHond / director René Geerlings 

Touring in September, October, November and December 2015 and Januari 2016 / reprise in 2017

Information: BonteHond


'Museum & meer; de conservator & de kunstenaar', Frits de Coninck

nr 5, July/August, 2015

Drawing Centre Diepenheim

Group exhibition 'Veldwerk'

Dates: June 27 - September 6, 2015

Address: Grotestraat 17, Diepenheim

Information: Kunstvereniging Diepenheim 

Museum Van Bommel Van Dam / Kunsttarot

Card game with artworks from the collection of Museum van Bommel van Dam, in collaboration with De parasiet

May, 2015

ISBN: 978-90-78290-36-0

Information: Museum van Bommel van Dam

We Like Art


May 22, 2015

Website/blog: We Like Art

Stedelijk Museum Schiedam 

Group exhibition 'Anything but homeless: tekeningen uit de NOG collectie'

Exhibition dates: April 25 - October 18, 2015 

Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Hoogstraat 112 - 114, Schiedam  

Information: Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

Thames & Hudson: Drawing people

Book about the human figure in contemporary art 

Author & editer Roger Malbert

Publisher Thames & Hudson, London

ISBN 978 0500 291 1634

Publication date April 20, 2015

Information: Thames & Hudson

De Grote Amsterdamse Kunstkalender

Participation in the 2015 calendar

Kantoor Kraaij / Trichis publishing


Televisie-aflevering 16 november 2014

Hester Alberdingk Thijm op bezoek bij particuliere kunstverzamelaars

Mondriaan Fund

Recipient grant 'Werkbijdrage Bewezen Talent' 

October 2014, Amsterdam

De Nederlandse Bank

Joanneke Meester's calendar groupexhibition 'I am not doing anything until I feel the need'

Exhibtion dates: 17 October - 28 November 2014

Westeinde 1, Amsterdam

Galerie Gabriel Rolt

Group exhibition 'Theatre de l'absurde'

Marijn Akkermans, Matthew Brandt, Paul Kooiker, Piotr Lakomy, John Lurie, Xue Mu and Abner Preis

Exhibition dates: 11 Januari 2014 - 1 March 2014

Elandsgracht 37, Amsterdam

Nederlands Fotomuseum

Group exhibition 'Wit'

Exhibition dates: 14 September 2013 - 5 January 2014

Nederlands Fotomuseum, gebouw Las Palmas, Wilhelminakade 332, Rotterdam 

Information: Nederlands Fotomuseum

Amsterdam Drawing 2013

Art fair for original work on paper

Represented by galerie Gabriel Rolt

19 - 22 September, 2013

NDSM-werf, Amsterdam-Noord

Garage Rotterdam

Group exhibition 'Beyond tradition'

Marijn Akkermans, Folkert de Jong, Csilla Klenyanszki, Rens Krikhaar, Saskia Olde Wolbers, Paul de Reus, Maria Roosen, Rinus van de Velde and Alex Verhaest

Exhibition dates: 4 May - 14 July, 2013

Garage Rotterdam
Goudsewagenstraat 27

Information: Garage Rotterdam

Art Brussels 2013

Represented by galerie Gabriel Rolt

18 - 21 April, 2013

The Armory Show 2013

Represented by galerie Gabriel Rolt, booth 616

Pier 94, New York City 

7 - 10 March, 2013

Art Rotterdam 2013

Represented by Galerie Gabriel Rolt

7 - 10 Februari, 2013

Contemporary Istanbul

In honour of 400 years of diplomatic relations between Turkey and the Netherlands, Contemporary Istanbul is hosting a special selection of Dutch galleries and an important number of Dutch artists, gallerists and collectors will participate.

exhibition dates: 22 - 25 November, 2012

Jan van Eyck Academie

Secret postcards

exhibition dates: 17 - 25 November, 2012

Academieplein 1, 6211 KM Maastricht

A catalogue is published.

Nieuw Dakota / Vous etes ici

Amsterdam Drawing - art fair for original work on paper

solo presentation with galerie Gabriel Rolt

exhibition dates: 19 - 23 September, 2012

Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 41 A/B, Amsterdam-Noord

Kunstforum international

Essay by Fritz Emslander 'ICH KANN DEN MANN WEGEN DER AHNLICHKEIT NICHT ERKENNEN - Zeichnerische Positionen zur Aufhebung der Ahnlichkeit im Portrat'

Band 216, page 108 - 119, July - August, 2012

Information: Kunstforum International

Museum Hilversum

Group exhibition 'Figuurlijk'

Marijn Akkermans, Kimberly Clarke, Amie Dicke, Iris van Dongen, Emmy van Drongelen, Marlene Dumas, Guido Geelen, Anouk Griffioen, Claire Harvey, Rosemin Hendriks, Folkert de Jong, Sidi el Karchi, Juul Kraijer, Katinka Lampe, Bas Meerman, Rik Meijers, Matthew Monahan, Ronald Ophuis, Femmy Otten, Micha Patiniott, Thom Puckey, Karen Sargsyan, Charlotte Schleiffert, Dieuwke Spaans, Elisabet Stienstra, Berend Strik, Johan Tahon, Levi van Veluw and Anne Wenzel

Curators: Imke Ruigrok and Nathanja van Dijk

Exhibition dates: 20 July - 28 October, 2012

Museum Hilversum
Kerkbrink 6

Information: Museum Hilversum

Art Brussels

19 - 22 April, 2012

Galerie Gabriel Rolt

Solo exhibition 'Square moon'

Opening: Saturday 14 April, 17 - 19:30 hrs
Exhibition dates: 14 April - 19 May, 2012

Information galerie Gabriel Rolt, Elandsgracht 34, Amsterdam

Galerie Gabriel Rolt 

Group exhibition 'Summershow'

Marijn Akkermans, Anna Bjerger, Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Jodie Carey, Nik Christensen, Shezad Dawood, Bas Geerts, Noa Giniger, Aisling Hedgecock, Thomas Lerooy, Abner Preis, Eva Raeder, Davina Semo, Conrad Showcross, Peter Schuyff, Anouk Steketee, Coen Vunderink, Douglas White, Masao Yamamoto

exhibition dates: August 12 - September 3, 2011

Information galerie Gabriel Rolt, Elandsgracht 34, Amsterdam

NEST shop 

An online collaboration with NEST Ruimte, The Hague
Information: NEST shop

Stedelijk Museum Schiedam 

Group exhibition 'All about drawing: 100 Nederlandse kunstenaars'
Work on paper from 1960 till 2010

Curators Arno Kramer and Diana A. Wind

Exhibition dates: April 23 - August 28, 2011

Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Hoogstraat 112 - 114

A catalogue is published.  

Information: Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

Art Amsterdam 2011 

Art fair dates: May 11 - 15, 2011

Booth of Drawing Centre Diepenheim +
Booth of galerie Gabriel Rolt 

Parkhal, Amsterdam RAI  
Europaplein 22

Information: Art Amsterdam 2011

Art Brussels 2011

Art fair dates: April 28 - May 1, 2011

Brussels expo, hall 1 & 3 - booth galerie Gabriel Rolt 
Place de Belgigue 1

Information: Art Brussels 2011 


Group exhibition 'Op papier'

Selection of contemporary work on paper of the art collection of Gemeentemuseum Den Haag with Marijn Akkermans, Hannah van Bart, Tjebbe Beekman, Iris van Dongen, Marlene Dumas, Marcel van Eeden, B.C.Epker, Juul Kraijer, Erik van Lieshout, Wouter van Riessen and Aline Thomassen

Curator Laura Stamps

Exhibition dates: November 20, 2010 - December 30, 2010 

GEM museum voor actuele kunst
Stadshouderslaan 43
Den Haag

Information: GEM

Kunstvereniging Diepenheim / Drawing Centre Diepenheim

solo exhibition 'The fraud of mister HQ'

Opening: saturday November 6th at 16:00 hrs by Patricia van der Lugt 

Public dialogue: sunday November 28th at 15:00 hrs with Arno Kramer

Exhibition dates: November 6 - December 8, 2010

Kunstvereniging Diepenheim/Drawing Centre Diepenheim
Grotestraat 17

The '4th Tekeningencahier' is published

Information: Drawing Centre Diepenheim 

Mister Motley

Art magazine
Special Marijn Akkermans: 'Gevaarlijke onschuld'
Nr. 25, September, 2010

Information: Mister Motley

Centraal Museum

Group exhibition 'Op papier gezet - van Daniëls tot Dumas, van Schleiffert tot Schoonhoven'

Selection of contemporary drawings of Provinciale Tekeningen Collectie, Utrecht

Exhibition dates: June 19  -  September 12, 2010 

Centraal Museum
Nicolaaskerkhof 10
Utrecht, The Netherlands

A catalogue is published

Information: Centraal Museum, Utrecht

Winner van Bommel van Dam Award 2010

Exhibition dates: June 6  -  September 5, 2010

Museum van Bommel van Dam
Deken van Oppensingel 6
Venlo, The Netherlands

A publication is published: ISBN 978-90-78290-20-9 

Information: Museum van Bommel van Dam