About

Curriculum vitae Tammo Schuringa

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Amsterdam 1962, lives in Haarlem, works in Amsterdam
1981-87: Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
1986: six-month training at Hochschule der Künste, Berlin
1980-81: University of Amsterdam: Dutch language and literature

teaching
2001-onwards: instructor, Preparatory Course, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
2011-onwards: instructor at the illustration departmant, ArtEZ, Zwolle
2014: external examiner, final exams in illustration, AKV/St. Joost, ’s Hertogenbosch and Breda
2013/14: external examiner, final exams in illustration, Willem de Kooning Academie, Rotterdam
2012: guest instructor Nola Hatterman Art Academy, Paramaribo, Suriname
2011: external examiner, final exams in illustration, ArtEZ, Zwolle
2010: external examiner, final exams in illustration, ArtEZ, Zwolle
2007: guest instructor Nola Hatterman Art Academy, Paramaribo, Suriname
2007, 2006: guest instructor Friesland College, Leeuwarden
2007, 2006: guest instructor AKV/St. Joost, Breda
2007: guest instructor academie Minerva, Groningen
2005: guest instructor art academy ArtEZ, Zwolle
2005: guest instructor academie Minerva, Groningen
2005: external examiner, final exams in illustration, AKV/St. Joost, ’s Hertogenbosch
1996, 1997: foundation year instructor, Gerrit Rietveld Academie

bibliography
2016 – De Stripprofessor, vijftig colleges over tekenkunst
Joost Pollmann, page 127-129; published by Podium, ISBN: 978 90 5759 786 2
2016 – Kunst aan het Spaarneschenking uit een verzameling op de ene oever naar een andere plek aan de andere kant van de rivier
text: Hans den hartog Jager, Marjan Scharloo; editing: Terry van Druten
published by Bart Spoorenberg, ISBN 978 90 71835 00 1
2015 – SCHAAMTE/Honte/Shame – Museum Dr Guislain Gent
text and editing: Museum Dr. Guislain, Paul Faber; publisher Lannoo
ISBN 978 94 014 2783 8
2014 – KON MAKANDRA, Amsterdam-Paramaribo Paramaribo-Amsterdam
text: various authors; editing: Tammo Schuringa en Karien Wielenga
published by  the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, De Best Verzorgde Boeken 2014
2010 – Schaafijs & Wilde Bussen, straatkunst in Suriname
text and editing: Tammo Schuringa, Paul Faber en Chandra van Binnendijk
publisher KIT publishers/LM publishers, ISBN 978 94 602 2054 8

committee member
2017 – Member of the ballotage committee de Vishal, Haarlem
2009 – 2011: Mondriaan Fonds (formerly Fonds BKVB), Amsterdam

lectures
2012 – Schaafijs & Wilde Bussen, ArtEZ Zwolle
2010 – Schaafijs & Wilde Bussen, Sarnamihuis, The Hague; What’s up? #29 (about the Illustration Biennial), Pakhuis Willem de Zwijger, Amsterdam; The New activist, Activism in a search of a large audience, Het Nutshuis, The Hague; Gerrit Rietveld Academie / Nola Hatterman Instituut, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam

other activities
2010-2016: co-organiser of the Illustration Biennial at Toneelschuur, Haarlem. First edition in 2010 in Haarlem, next editions in 2012 (Toneelschuur, Haarlem), 2014 (Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam) and in 2016 (Toneelschuur, Haarlem).
SURINAM
publishing
2014 – editor of ‘KON MAKANDRA, Amsterdam-Paramaribo Paramaribo-Amsterdam’, with Karien Wielenga. Graphic design by Niessen & de Vries, De Best Verzorgde Boeken 2014
– publication of ‘Schaafijs & Wilde Bussen’, with Paul Faber (conservator Tropenmuseum) and Chandra van Binnendijk (editor in Paramaribo), 2010
exhibitions (2010)
– organisation of the exhibition ‘Schaafijs & Wilde Bussen’, with Paul Faber.
13 commissioned (advertising) paintings were displayed, along with text and photo panels, and a documentary on street art(ists) in Paramaribo
– opening in March 2010 at Fort Nieuw Amsterdam, Paramaribo
– opening in July 2010 at CBK ZO, Amsterdam
– opening in September at Heden, kunst van nu, The Hague
– opening in November at CBK Rotterdam
residency (2010)
– co-organiser of artist residency Amsterdam: Surinamese bus and wall painters Ramon Bruyning and André Sontosoemarto made several paintings in Amsterdam (billboard Kwakoefestival, portraits on buses, and a huge painting on a former Köln city bus at the Tolhuishuin)
– co-organiser of artist residency The Hague: Surinamese bus painter Nishar Khodabaks made several paintings in The Hague

prizes/grants
2007 – Mondriaan Fonds, praktijksubsidie (practice subsidy)
2005 – winner Dutch Design Prize Illustration
1994 – Mondriaan Fonds, basisbeurs (foundation stipend)
1990 – Municipality of Amsterdam, produktiebudget (production budget)
1990 – Mondriaan Fonds, beroepskostenvergoeding (professional costs remuneration)
1988 – Mondriaan Fonds, startstipendium (starting stipend)