Hello, I’m Mariaan and this is my CV
Born: Nylstroom, South Africa.
Now living in the Netherlands for 5 Years at:
1215 AA Hilversum,
HKU Hogeschool voor Kunst Utrecht. 2013-
Bachelor Fine Art- Final Year (4th).
Vioolconcour Tivoli Vredenburg 2015.
One Day in Jail, Wolvenplein (Former Jail), Utrecht.
Kuub 99, Utrecht.
Paintings- Private Collectors.
Outdoor Mosaics and Objects- Private
Large Metal Sculpture- Shopping Centre, Randburg.
Garden Design- Lifestyle College, Randburg, South Africa.
Hons Degree- Theological Studies
Bachelor- Psychology & Theology
Own Garden Design Business- Design and Implementation.
Passions and Interests:
All things natural, self-exploration, stories, myths, sci-fi and all kinds of gadgets.
Playful, hands-on, creative and very happy when asked to work space specific.
Themes and Concepts:
I explore sexuality, inter-relationships, fear loss, searching for fulfillment, linking my past experiences with daily life, but always in a tongue and cheek way, direct but also playful.
Material & Medium:
I work with many different media: metal, wood, paper, plastics, paint ceramics etc. I make objects: 2 & 3 dimensional, videos, stopframes etc.