Born Gorssel, NL, 1975
Nationality NL
Lives and works in Amsterdam, NL
 
Cloud Cuckoo Land | 2012 (production photo) Cloud Cuckoo Land | 2012 (production photo)

Roderick Hietbrink is a visual artist who's work fuses elements of architecture, nature and the cinematic, drawing on the history of film, modernism and urban landscapes. During RijksakademieOPEN he will present his new performance installation Cloud Cuckoo Land, questioning notions of idleness, violence and territory.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Education / Residencies
2012 / Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam
2010 / The Institute For Provocation, Beijing
2007 / Artspace Visual Arts Centre, Sydney
2005 / Platform Garanti, Istanbul
2004 / Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2002 / MA Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
1999 / BFA Academy of Fine Arts St. Joost, Breda

Solo Exhibitions
2012 / IDA, Prague
2011 / Foreign Dreams, Inner Conflicts, Ron Mandos, Amsterdam
2010 / Faux Pearls, Where Where Exhibition Space, Beijing
2008 / ECOTONES, Ron Mandos, Rotterdam
2007 / Vivarium, Artspace Visual Arts Centre, Sydney
2006 / Mise En Scène, Workspace 06 Award, Filmhuis Den Haag, The Hague
2005 / White Horizon, PIAC Ragusa, Italy
2004 / Corner Corone, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

Group Exhibitions (selection)
2013 / Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
2013 / 5th Moscow Biennale
2013 / De Appel, Amsterdam. Artificial Amsterdam. Curated by Gerardo Mosquera & Rieke Vos
2013 / Badly Natured, Nest, The Hague
2013 / Ja Natuurlijk, GEM, The Hague
2012 / RijksakademieOpen 2012, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam
2012 / The research and destroy department of Black Mountain College, W139, Amsterdam
2012 / Nachtfahrt, ECI Roermond, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
2012 / De Boom / The Tree, Museum voor Religieuze Kunst, Uden
2012 / Manifestly Present, Kasteel d'Aspremont-Lynden, Oud-Rekem, Belgium
2011 / RijksakademieOpen 2011, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam
2011 / Moving Buildings, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
2011 / Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid , Centre Pompidou, Paris
2011 / Temporary Stedelijk #4
2011 / Moving Images Fotograf, National Gallery, Prague
2011 / Afterimage, Duende Studios, Rotterdam
2011 / Singing Realities, Poetry International Festival 2011, Rotterdam. Curated by Maria Barnas.
2010 / AATS Asia Art Expo, Beijing
2010 / Torinover, Turin, Italy
2010 / Art Rotterdam South Tour, Foundation B.a.d, Rotterdam.
2010 / Art Brussels, Ron Mandos, Brussels
2009 / L.P. Hendriks, L.P. Hendriks, Rotterdam.
2009 / Remain in Nature, LUMC, Leiden
2008 / Mondriaan Download, Biagiotti Gallery, Florence, Italy. Curated by Andrea Bruciati.
2008 / Some things are | What they Seem, Nest, Den Haag.
2008 / Borders, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam. Curated by Frank Bruggeman & Ernst van der Hoeven.
2008 / Field Work Part 2, SMART Project Space, Amsterdam. Curated by Hilde de Bruijn.
2007 / Wundergarten, Botanic gardens, Palermo, Italy. Curated by Helga Marsala.
2007 / Paulo Post Futurum, Lokaal 01, Breda
2007 / Exploring New identities, Post CS, Amsterdam
2006 / Cineboards Festival 06, Rotterdam.
2006 / Synch Festival, Athens
2004 / Interscape SMBA, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam
2004 / Delay / Oponthoud, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam.
2004 / Dockwork / Havenarbeid, Hotel MariaKapel, Hoorn.
2004 / Uitgelicht, Wester gasfabriek Amsterdam
2004 / Foreign Affairs - Berlin, TENT., Rotterdam
2003 / Tremor, Tumulka, Munich
2002 / Film by the sea Festival, Vlissingen
2000 / W139 Amsterdam

Screenings (selection)
2013 / Donau Festival, Krems
2013 / Bosch Art Film
2013 / Regensburger Kurzfilmwoche
2012 / Stedelijk @ IDFA, International Documentary Festival Amsterdam
2012 / Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Kassel
2012 / 2in1 International Film Festival for Contemporary Cinema, Moscow
2012 / Le Festival International Signes de Nuit, Paris
2012 / 25FPS, Zagreb
2012 / Shnit International Shortfilmfestival, Bern
2012 / Into The Great Wide Open, Vlieland
2012 / Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival , Bucharest
2012 / Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2012 / Cineteca Matadero, Madrid
2012 / Vienna Independent Shorts, Vienna, Austria
2012 / International Short Film Festival Hamburg
2012 / International Film Festival Rotterdam
2011 / International Short Film Festival, Kansk, Russia
2011 / International Short Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania
2004 / Monument Recall, SF Cameraworks San Francisco

Grants / Awards / Fellowships (selection)
2013 / Nominated for Prix de Rome 2013
2013 / Werkbijdrage bewezen talent, Mondriaanfonds
2012 / Project Grant, Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst
2012 / Fellowship KPN, Residency 2012 Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten
2011 / Research Stipend Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds
2010 / Research and Development Grant (O&O), The Netherlands Film Fund (Nederlands Filmfonds), Amsterdam.
2010 / Project Grant, Department for Culture (dKC), Rotterdam.
2010 / Research and Development Grant, Centre for Visual Arts (CBK), Rotterdam.
2009 / Basis Stipendium, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB), Amsterdam.
2006 / Workspace #06 Award, Filmhuis Den Haag.
2004 / Basis Stipendium, The Netherlands foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB), Amsterdam.
2003 / Start Stipendium, The Netherlands foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB), Amsterdam.

Collections
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Caldic Collection
Eye Film Institute
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Houthoff Buruma
Achmea
Aegon
Centre for Visual Arts (CBK), Rotterdam
Private collections in NL & BE

Publications / Reviews
NRC Handelsblad 24-10-2012
De Nieuwe #26
Hard//Hoofd
Tubelight - RijksakademieOpen 2011
Club Donny #7.
Caldic Collection - I promise to love you.
Club Donny #4.
Mister Motley #21.
Roderick Hietbrink - Selected works 2002-2009
Wundergarten - Il giardino delle meraviglie.
Column 1 - Issue 1 2008, Artspace Sydney.
Tema Celeste, Issue 114 March/April 2006.
Book Hotel Maria, Hotel Maria Kapel Hoorn.
Uitgelicht 04 , Fonds BKVB.
Oponthoud / Delay, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen.
Interscape, UVA / Sandberg / Suzanne van de Ven.
Neue Review, Issue June 2004.
BE-Magazine #11, Künstlerhaus Bethanien.