PAULINE WIERTZ

Lives and works in Amsterdam/Limoges, France

EDUCATION

1972-1977 Gerrit Rietveld Academie Ceramic Design, Amsterdam, NL

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009
‘Art Amsterdam’, Amsterdam, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York

2006
Pauline Wiertz, Wunderkammer: Ceramic Jewelry and Sculpture, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC
Terra Keramiek, Delft, NL
Galleri ROSTRUM, Malmo, SW

2005
Galerie Louise Smit, Amsterdam, NL

2002
'Tarabiscote', Art Kitchen Gallery, Amsterdam
'Biomorphique', Terra Keramiek, Delft
Terra Keramiek 'Biomorphique', Delft, NL

2001
'Pronkkamer', Art Kitchen Gallery, Amsterdam

2000
Galerie Louise Smit, Amsterdam, NL

1999
De Ndederlandsche Bank 'Nature Morte', Amsterdam, NL

1998
Final presentation work period ECWC, Den Bosch

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
‘ArtWest ‘ Restaurant Defour, Amsterdam
PAN Artfair Inez Stodel Kunsthandel
‘Meesterlijk’Beurs voor Ambacht & Design Westergasfabriek Amsterdam
Open Ateliers Atelier WG Amsterdam

2014
‘Zout en Zoutvaatjes’ Open Ateliers Atelier WG
‘100 jaar Keramiek aan de Rietveld’, Haags Gemeentemuseum
‘Geflügel’ Met Ursula Woerner Galerie ‘Helpt uzelve’ Winterswijk
PAN Artfair Inez Stodel kunsthandel
‘Peanuts, peanuts! Inez Stodel Kunsthandel Amsterdam

2013
‘Blue Revolution’ City Museum in Dongguang near Hong Kong , The Imperial Porcelain Museum, Jingdezhen, China and the Museum Het Prinsenhof , Delft, Holland

2012
‘Contemporary Art Jewels, Officine Saffi , Milaan

2011
‘Wearable Ceramics’ Pewaby Pottery, Detroit , USA
‘China, Jingdezhen International Ceramic Fair’ Jingdezhen, China

2010
Bijoux de Porcelaine et plus…. Galerie Hélene Porée, Paris

2006
COLLECT Artfair, Terra Keramiek, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

2004
ArtKitchen Gallery 'It's vespertime again', Amsterdam, NL

2003
Museum Princesshof 'Lekker Decadent', Leeuwarden, NL
ArtKitchen Gallery 'Le Trou', Amsterdam, NL
The Pottery Workshop 'To dream the impossible', Hong Kong

2002
'Emergo' art manifestation Atelier WG Amsterdam, Installation Police station Old-West
'Ceramics and Porcelain', Erasmus house, Djakarta
The Crafts Council 'Homemade Holland', London, UK
KunstRAI, ArtKitchen Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

2001
'Chamber pots', The Potter Workshop, HongKong
'Crown Jewels', Art Library, Leerdam
Gemeentemuseum 'Delfts onder de loep', The Hague, NL
Musee de Carouge 'Chandeliers', Carouge, CH

2000
'Eyewitness', Art Kitchen Gallery, Amsterdam
Atelier WG 'Le Genie de la Bastille', Paris, France

1999
'Superblue', Ceramic Millennium Art Kitchen Gallery, Amsterdam

1998
'Themes in Painting' (including Erik Andriesse), Handmade Prints, Amsterdam

1997-2001
'Rietveld to the Bourse', Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam

1997
'Kutani International Decorative Ceramics Fair', Komatsu, Japan.

1995
Pulitzer Galerie, Amsterdam
'5mal Keramik', Galerie Hilde Holstein, Bremen

1993-1996
'Facets of the same nature', National Museum of Ceramic Art, Baltimore; Everson Museum, Syracuse, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston; Karsh-Masson Galelry, Ottawa; American Craft Museum, New York, traveling exhibition.

1992
'Imitation and inspiration', Suntory Museum, Tokio; Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

1989
Showcase exhibition, Frans Halsmuseum, Haarlem

1988-1993
'Contemporary Dutch Ceramics', (traveling exhibition The Netherlands Office for Fine Arts), Roanne, Haarlem, Hannover, Ghent, Innsbruck, and Istanbul.

1986
'Ceramics 86', Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam Galerie de Fiets, Delft.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL/Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, NL
Inax Corporation, Tokoname, JP
Kobe City Museum, Kobe, JP
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague, NL
Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, The Hague, NL
Museum Princessehof, Leeuwarden, NL
De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam, NL
Musee de Carouge, Carouge, CH
Rijks Museum Amsterdam
Y.R.H. Queen Maxima of the Netherlands

AWARDS & HONORS

2006 Mondriaan Foundation Grant
2001 Prix de la ville de Carouge, Carouge, CH
1990 Inax Design Prize, Tokoname, JP

COMMISSIONS

2012 ‘Ode aan de Gouden Eeuw’ Private Commission for Elise Wessels, founder of ‘Nihon-no
Hanga, Museum for 20th Century Japanese Prints in Amsterdam
2007 Installation main entrance VU Hospital, Amsterdam, NL
2005 Design for a collection of table ware, Hui Yang City
2003 'Microben', monumental art WG plein, City of Amsterdam, NL
2001 Collection for Deux Poissons, Tokyo, Japan
1999 'Food and Farming', Conisborough, Sheffield, UK
1992 'Tile designs for INAX corp., Japan

RESIDENCIES

1990 Inax Craft Studio, Tokoname Japan ( 3 months) (Inax Dezign Prize)
1998 E.K.W.C. International Ceramic Work Centre (3 month working period)
2011 Exchange Project ‘Delft-Jingdezhen’ San Bao Ceramic Centre
2012 Working period San Bao Ceramic Centre, San Bao, Jingdezhen