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Maria Gondek
Born 1985 in Denmark.
Based in Glasgow UK.

Mariagondek@gmail.com
UK 00447519672276
DK 0045 23321299

Eudcation

2016 – 2018     MFA Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK
2014 – 2015     School of the Damned, (SOTD) alternative MA.
2008 – 2012     Audio Visual VAV (BFA), Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL
Spring 2011     Cooper Union, for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, USA
Spring 2008     Kunsthøjskolen Thorstedlund, School of Fine Arts, Frederikssund, DK

Selected Exhibitions

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2009

2008

Snails for Eyes, Kingsgate Project Space, London, UK
KOLONIEN III, Kolonihaveforeningen ABC, Rødovre, DK
Burnout, Kunsthal 44 Møen, Askeby, DK
MFA Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glue Factory, Glasgow,
Skip-Ad; Play, Savoy Center, Glasgow, UK
Th -Th -Th – That’s all Folks!, Castelfield Gallery, Manchester, UK
Beacon, Pharos, Caustic Coastal, Manchester, UK
Calculation, StreetArt Museum, St. Petersburg, RU
Tounge Fest, Glasgow Arches, Glasgow, UK
Interim Show, Ried Gallery, GSA, Glasgow, UK
So Natural, LikeALittleDisaster, IT
A Random Piece of Something, Tontine Building, Glasgow, UK
Art Staff Show, Phillips Auction House, London, UK
Calculation, Kurgan, Siberia, RU
SnakeHorseGoatMonkey, Guest Projects, London, UK       
Wiolators Reykjavík Edition, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, IS
Staff Art Show, Phillips, London, UK
Buisness As Usual, Turf Project, London, UK
PRISM Manchester, Federation House, Manchester, UK
Problems, Horse Hospital, London, UK
Business As Usual, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, Leeds, UK 
SOTD x Stcfthots, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun Gallery, Leeds, UK
Frickin’ Weekend, Milcote House, London, UK
Staff Art Show, Phillips, London, UK
School of the Damned, Five Years, London, UK
Wiolators Blackpool Edition, Supercollider, Blackpool, UK
Before the Transit After The Shift, Hotel Kapel Maria, Hoorn, NL
Out of Order – on the nature of materials, Leth & Gori, Copenhagen, DK
Prospects and Concepts, Mondriaan Fonds Toont Talent, Van Nelle Fabriek, NL
For Now, As long as it lasts Collective, Amsterdam,NL
Denkmal 13, Schlos Gleina, Gleina, DE
Goodbye Lukas, Amstel 41, Amsterdam, NL
Eternal Inflation, De Witte Slagerij, Rotterdam, N
60sec short film festival, Copenhagen, DK
Pole #2, Polite Limitation, W139, Amsterdam, NL
After the Buzz, KunstVlaai 12, St. Nicolaas Lyceum, Amsterdam. NL
Artist Previously known as Student, P.ART of your life, Zwolle, NL
Gerrit Rietveld Graduation Show, Amsterdam, NL
Looking Up, Kunstpodium T, Tilburg, NL
OMG, Oude kerk, Amsterdam, NL
This side Up, Glass Pavilion, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL
KE11, Kunstnernes Efterårs udstilling, Den Frie, Copenhagen. DK
SEE YOU, Cooper Union, NYC, USA
A String has Two Ends, OT301, Amsterdam, NL
SFINX, Orgelpark, Amsterdam,NL
Kunstvlaai 2010, Kultuurpark Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, NL
Site Specific, Noordorphstraat 22, Amsterdam, NL
Uncut, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, NL
2020, Helligånds kirken, Copenhagen, DK
Endshow, Kunsthøjskolen Thorstedlund, Fredeirkssund, DK                
Endshow, Technology and Communication , Copenhagen, DK

Grants / Awards

2020
2019
2018

2017

2016

2013
2010

Work stipendium granted by Statens Kunstfond, DK
Work stipendium granted by Statens Kunstfond, DK           
Awarded the honorary membership to Glasgow Sculpture Studio, Glasgow, UK
Granted by Gilbert Bayes Trust, UK
Granted by Knudhøjgaards Fond, DK
Granted by The Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust Scholarship, UK
Granted by Oticon Fonden, DK
Granted by Augustinus Fonden, DK
Granted by Mondriaan Fonds, Young Talent START STIPENDIUM, NL
Granted by Ragnvald & Ida Blix Fond, DK 

Residencies / Projects / Publications

2014

2013


2012

2010

Hotel Kapel Maria Residency, Hoorn, NL
Wiolators Blackpool Edition, Supercollider, Blackpool, UK
The Temporary Department of Time and Space, Assisting Teacher, W139, Amsterdam, NL
Artist in Residency, Schloss Gleina, Gleina, DE
Maybe you should have been there, Tempt Magazine #10, NL
This side Up,  Mister Motley, Magazine, NL
Leerling/Meester 2012, Kunstpodium T, Tilburg, NL
European Exchange Academy Residency, EEA, Beelitz Heilstätten, DE

Teaching / Workshops / Lecturer

2015

2014

2013


2012

Manchester Metropolitan University, Visiting artist and lecturer, Manchester, UK
Sculpture workshop, visiting artist, European Exchange Academy, Beelitz, DE
Inventing Art workshop, visiting artist, European Exchange Academy, Beelitz, DE
School of the Damned lecturer at Ruskin School of Art, London, UK
Big Mother Nature Baby workshop, visiting artist, Holbæk Lilleskole, Holbæk, DK
Volume workshop, visiting artist, BGK, Ringsted Galleriet, DK
Assisting teacher at The Temporary Department of Time and Space, W139, NL
Den Store Pærevælling workshop, visiting artist, Fluks Festival, Kosør, DK