Biography

Rachel Gruijters
25-05-1992, Helmond
Based in Ghent, Belgium

Education

2013 – 2015: Master Multimedia Design (Autonome Vormgeving), KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)
2010 – 2013: Bachelor Multimedia Design (Autonome Vormgeving), KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

Exhibitions

2017

Septemberfestival 2017: De invasie, De school van Gaasbeek, Gaasbeek (BE)
Internet 1,- by Patty Morgan x FOAM, Les Rencontres de la photographie, Arles (FR)
Internet 1,- by Patty Morgan, FOAM Fusion Festival, FOAM, Amsterdam (NL)

2016

No Comment, Prestige, Ghent (BE) LIGAMENT, TOTUM – Bar Bricolage, Ghent (BE)
Testing 1, 2, 3, ‘t Oude Raadhuis, Beek & Donk (NL)
Arc Fête, Arc Artist Residency, Romainmôtier (CH)

2015

Artevent, pand Artevent, Helmond (NL)
TUMULTINGENT #3, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)
GRADUATION 2015, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)
F.A.Q.#3/2015, KASKgalerie (KIOSK), Ghent (BE)
Rachel Gruijters & Jonito Aerts Arguelles, cc De Schakel, Waregem (BE)
Elsewhere Video Art Night 02, TRAVAK Brabant Tram, Ghent (BE)

2014

MAP #18: Points of Reference / What is Important?, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)
Artevent, pand Artevent, Helmond (NL)
De Zwarte Ruiter, Bibliotheek Helmond, Helmond (NL)
Wat Ik Vergat, pand Artevent, Helmond (NL)
, gisteren, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

2013

Artevent, Zeezicht, Helmond (NL)
KiesJeKunst-weekend, De Ruimte, Geldrop (NL)
Vrouw in Beeld, De Ruimte, Geldrop (NL)
Acht Gevallen Acht, SOSCASTOA, Ghent (BE)

2012

Afrit R12, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)
Artevent, Kaarsenfabriek, Helmond (NL)
Label.09 – Kerst Kitsch Kunst, KASK/School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

Press

Rachel Gruijters, Workplaces Project, 05-12-2016. Editor/photographer: Alexandra Colmenares Cossio.
The staged world of Ghent-based artist Rachel Gruijters, The Word Magazine, 16-08-2016. Author: Dorien Schelfhout.
The two artists currently in our residency house, The Word Magazine, 20-06-2016. Author: Dorien Schelfhout.
Tentoonstelling “Testing 1, 2, 3” van Rachel Gruijters in ’t Oude Raadhuis, Mooi laarbeek, 16-06-2016.
Monument voor Moeder, Eindhovens Dagblad, 27-11-2014. Author: Rob Schoonen. Photo by Ton van de Meulenhof.
Fascinatie voor herinneringen, ZondagNieuws Helmond, 07-09-2014. Author: Alfredo Spiero.
Fotografe maakt eigen beelden van toneelstuk, Eindhovens Dagblad Helmond Plus, 03-09-2014. Author: Hans van de Ven.
D!NG One Year Anniversary Issue, D!NG Magazine, 07-07-2014. Editor: Jolien Dirix.

Nominations / Prizes

2015: Nomination YOUKI International Youth Media Festival, work: ‘Niet vergeten’ (film)
2015: Nomination ‘stichtingsprijs René Bruynseraede De Witte’, work: ‘Ik zou je het liefste in een doosje willen doen’

Residencies

2016

June – Aug: Dusangneuf-Osangsett, Brussels (BE)
Feb: Arc Residency, Romainmôtier (CH) / Report: Click here.

2015
Dec: Freemde Fogel Festival, Den Hout (NL)