Timeline

1936
Born: Eindhoven, the Netherlands
1956
Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
1961–1963
Studied art at the Cooper Union, New York, NY
1988
Artist in Residence, Baltimore Art College, Baltimore, MD
Citizen of Honor, Baltimore, MD
1993
National Hendrik Chabot Prize
Lives and works in Rotterdam

Exhibitions

1995
Gallery Art Index, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1993
“Woody van Amen, Art means business” Museum voor Moderne Kunst Ostend, Belgium (solo)
1991
“Woody van Amen retrospectief, 1960-1990”, Gasunie, Groningen, the Netherlands (solo)
1989
Claartje de Gruyter Gallery, Vught, the Netherlands (solo)
1987
Rabogallery, Utrecht, the Netherlands (solo)
1986
“Woody van Amen 240 days/dagen/jours/tage”, Paleis van Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
“Hoog te Paard”, project with J.A. Deelder (Dutch poet), Steendrukkerij Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
“Woody van Amen’s Oriental Journey”, Art Action, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Singapore, China (solo)
Oet’s Fine Art Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (
1985
“Woody van Amen 240 days/dagen/jours/tage”, Stedelijk Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, the Netherlands (solo)
1983
“De plaats van de Kunstenaar in de Samenleving” traveling exhibition with Peter Bulthuis, Gallery JL, Ostend, Belgium (solo)
Gallery Black Cat, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1982
National Museum, Singapore, China (solo)
“Aspecten van beweging”, Gallery De Vollemaan, Delft, the Netherlands (solo)
“Woody van Amen, objects, drawings, graphic art”, Haags Gemeente Museum, The Hague, the Netherlands (solo)
1981
Kunstcentrum De Vaart, Hilversum, the Netherlands (solo)
Bichmann Art Gallery, Antwerpen, Belgium (solo)
1980
Gallery Lara Vincy, Paris, France (solo)
Gallery Brinkman, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1978
Musée d’Art et díHistoire, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
Museum het Prinsenhof, Delft, the Netherlands (solo)
Gallery Brinkman, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1977
Museum Boymans-Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1975
Gallery Yaki Kornblit, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
Pander Kunstcentrum, The Hague, the Netherlands (solo)
1974
Gallery Yaki Kornblit, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1973
Gallery Richard Foncke, Gent, Belgium (solo)
Gallery Yaki Kornblit, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1971
Gallery ‘20’, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1970
Gallery ‘t Venster, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
De Doelen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
Gallery Defacqz, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
1969
“Permanent waves”, Gallery ‘t Venster, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
Gallery ‘20’, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
Gallery Jalmar, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1968
Gallery Waalkens, Finsterwolde, the Netherlands (solo)
Markt 17, Enschede, the Netherlands (solo)
1967
Gallery ‘20’, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1966
Gallery Delta, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1965
Gallery ‘t Venster, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Stedelijk Museum, “Atelier I”, Amsterdam, the NETHERLANDS (solo)
1963
Gallery Delta, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1962
Cottage Club on the Lake, New York, NY (solo)
1961
Liga Nieuw Beelden, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
1960
Gallery Orez, The Hague, the Netherlands