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Curdin Tones (1976) is pursuing his art practice since his graduation in 2003 at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. At current he is based both in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and Tschlin, Switzerland. Since 2004 he is represented by Andriesse&Eyck Gallery in Amsterdam. His work has been added to national and international collections. Currently he is setting up an artist initiative in a small alpine village Tschlin (CH) that aims at developing projects in collectivity around locally timely topics. www.somalgors74.ch

In addition to his artistic practice, since 2007 the artist has been lecturing at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam in the departments of Fine Arts, Basic Year and Dog-time. Occasionally Tones also works as guest tutor in different Academies throughout Europe.


curdintones@planet.nl

Andriesse – Eyck Gallery
Paul Andriesse and Zsa-Zsa Eyck
Leliegracht 47
1016 GT Amsterdam NL

info@andriesse-eyck.com
www.andriesse-eyck.com

Solo Projects and Exhibitions
2016
Intervention nr 8 | Circus Of The Everyday | Studio Palermo x Tique | art space | Antwerp BE
2016
A Set of Circumstances | at Code Rood | Arnhem NL
2016
Proposal to Close and Alley | work in public space for SOMALGORS74 | Tschlin CH
2015
MITV - More Issues Than Vogue | work in public space for the Bookstore | Amsterdam NL
2014
Craps e S-charpas (Stones and Shoes) | work in public space | Tschlin CH
2014
The Wide And Open | at Lumberyard | Marfa US
2013
Milk And Star | at Lost Property | Amsterdam NL
2012
A Flat Dimension | work in public space | at Het Torentje | Almelo NL
2011
From Chaos To The Brain, Robinson Crusoe | at Galerie de Expeditie | Amsterdam NL
2007
Here | at Rijksmuseum Twenthe | Enschede NL 2006
2006
Curdin Tones | at Galerie de Expeditie | Amsterdam NL
2005
Art Forum Berlin | with Galerie De Expeditie | Berlin D
2004
Bewoonbare Geometrie | at Galerie De Expeditie | Amsterdam NL
Group Projects and Exhibitions
2018
expected: Nomadic Mountains | SCHUNCK | Heerlen NL
2017
Terp voor een Toekomst | work in public space for Kunstenlab Deventer and IJSSELBIENNALE 2017
2017
Ein Liebesabend | Public event at SOMALGORS74 | Tschlin CH
2016
Circus Of The Everyday | in collaboration with E. Deen at Achter de Ramen | Amsterdam NL
2016
Antwerp Art Weekend | at Tique art space and Mr. Makedo | Antwerp BE
2016
Gerlach en Koop | Bonnefanten Museeum | Maastricht NL
2015
You think the only people who are people, are the people who look like you… | at Two Queens | Leicester UK
2015
Art Amsterdam | with gallery Andriesse en Eyck | Amsterdam NL
2015
Some Loopholes Ain’t So Loopy | at FLUX Festival | Kortrijk BE
2015
Sandberg Graduation Show | at Orphanage of Aldo van Eyck | Amsterdam NL
2013
Top Floor | at DordtYard | Dordrecht NL
2012
Selected works of the collection of the Rijksmuseum Twenthe | Enschede NL
2011
The Shortcut | at Arti ent Amicitiae | Amsterdam NL
2008
Larger Than A House, Smaller Than A Building | at Cluster | Berlin D
2005
Some Trees | at Albertinum, Galerie Neue Meister | Dresden D
2005
Some Trees | at Neuer Aachener Kunstverein | Aachen D
2005
Some Trees | at SeArch architects | Amsterdam NL
2004
Art Forum Berlin | Galerie De Expeditie | Berlin D
Publications and Reviews
2018
expected: C.Tones | Participatory Hobbies | to be published in Experimental Practices | Brill publishing | Leiden NL
2018
C.Tones | Participatory Hobbies | to be published in ¿Creative Villages? Nr4 | Leytron CH
2017
Nim Goede | Crear in Comunanza | interview for Metropolis M 08.11.2017 | http://www.metropolism.com/nl/features/33512_curdin_tones
2017
Terp voor een Toekomst | in context of the IJSSELBIENNALE 2017 in several newspapers and magazines in the Netherlands
2017
Kester Freriks | Langs de Ijssel | Walburg Pers NL
2016
Flurin Andry | Telefon a Tschlin per court darcheu in funcziun | review for La Quotidiana CH
2016
C.Tones | Instability as Resource | published in ¿Creative Villages? Nr2 | Leytron CH
2016
C. Tones | As the Swallows | Poster for SOAMLGORS74 | Tschlin CH
2014
Flurin Andry | L’Uman Politisà in Fuorma da Sculptura | review for La Quotidiana CH
2014
Nicholas Knight | The Wide And Open | review for online magazine Glasstire US
2011
Ilse van Rijn | Caroussel | text for A flat dimension at Het Torentje in Almelo
2007
Janneke Wesseling | Making and Knowing | text for catalogue of exhibition at the Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede NL
2004
H. den Hartog Jager | Beelden van Bomen | review in NRC Handelsblad 25.05.2004
2004
Rob Perrée | Reviews | in Kunstblad 61
Conferences, Lectures and Research
2017
L'art dans l'Espace Rural | conference at Centre International d'Art et du Paysage | Île de Vassivière FR
2017
Les nouveaux Produits du Terroir | speaking at conference of Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia | Leytron CH
2017
SOMALGORS74 | Lecture on art in rural territories at Hochschule der Künste Bern | Bern CH
2017
Research at EKWC European Ceramic Work Centre | Ooisterwijk NL
2017
Member of Kenniskring | for LAPS Lectorate Art & Public Space | Amsterdam NL
2016
Symposium ¿Creative Villages? | Project participant | Leytron CH
2015
Graphic Design project with Matthias Kreutzer and Our Polite Society | for LAPS Lectorate Art & Public Space | Amsterdam NL and Tschlin CH
2014
Discussion panel with Francois Dey, Kees van Gelder, Gael Odilon Paccard and Micha Zweifel | at Penny University | Amsterdam NL
2012
Project participant at Eet Je Uitzicht, an analysis of the esthetic’s of a rural landscape | a project of SKOR and Kunstvereniging Diepenheim NL
2012
Theater project with Thibault Maillard | design advice for What Else To Say | Frascati Theater | Amsterdam NL
2009
Participant at Werkatelier Middag-Humsterland, an analysis of the esthetic’s of the landscape of Groningen | a project of SKOR (Stichting Kunst en Openbare Ruimte) | Groningen NL
2008
Participant in panel discussion in: In Conversation, Symposium on sculpture in rural landscape | The Sidney Nolan Trust UK
2008
Visual analysis of Achitects studio and building ground | Bogdan & van Broek Architects bv | Brussels Be
2007
Commission for sketch-design for an Atrium | by SKOR (Stichting Kunst en Openbare Ruimte) and Theo Tegelaars
Lectureship and Educational Writing
2016
writing: C. Tones | Essen als Alibi | Magazin Werkspuren 04-2016 CH
2016
writing: C. Tones | Zusammen und Allein | Magazin Werkspuren 03-2016 CH
2015- 2016
guest lectures and teacher training | given at Sint Lucas | Gent BE
2015
guest lectures for HFG Karlsruhe | DE
2015
Chair, for discussion panels during Rietveld Teacher Study Days on Constructing Educational Situations and School-NonSchool | at Gerrit Rietveld Academy | Amsterdam NL
2014
Lecturer for Summer School Marfa | Marfa US