About

"Actually, I take nothing seriously except marinating chicken and swimming laps"
- Twien

Things that are a bit rickety could be quite cozy, like Germany and Belgium
- Twien



Contact

twien@twien.nl
+31(0)6466.2322.0

Social media:
Instagram : instagram.com/twien1
Linkedin : linkedin.com/in/twien

For commissioned work by Twien adress the above or go to:
Johnny Nextdoor.


Curriculum Vitae


Expositions and presentations
Feb 2015: private presentations, studio Johnny Nextdoor, Den Haag
Sep 2014: private presentations, studio Johnny Nextdoor, Den Haag
Oct 2012: presentation, Huppel de Pub
Nov 2012:  'Operandi', Gemak, Den Haag
Dec 2011:  'Tweedehands', Romeo Delta, Rotterdam
Aug 2010: 'Blank', Labor, Budapest (Hungry)
Jun 2010: individual presentations, De Robot, Gent (Belgium) 
Jul 2009: '...voor veel te lieve en daardoor doorgescheurde brieven...', Aanschouw, Rotterdam
Feb 2009: 'Memento Mori', Vishal, Haarlem
Oct 2008: '', Patronaat Café, Haarlem

Projects
Jun 2015 - ...: 'Nicolaenrooseneentwien', experimental collaboration
Mar 2015: 'Lies Sla', Riga (Latvia), video project
Aug 2014: Home Video Clips (Basque Country), video project
Oct 2012 - Jul 2014 :  'Meanwhile...', experimental online dialogue (collaboration)
Aug 2010: 'BLANK', Budapest (Hungry), temporary collective
Sep 2010 - Oct 2011: 'Creativity Game', Den Haag, research and educational experiment (collaboration)


as part of 'Dit is Dit' collective:
Expositions
Sep 2010: 'Close Your Eyes', Kamer Laakkwartier, Den Haag
Jun 2010: '-A Notion On Limitation', Stichting Centrum, Den Haag
Sep 2008: 'Pier van Dordt', Wielwijk, Dordrecht
May 2008: 'Exposition de Komeet', Nutshuis, Den Haag
Sep 2007: 'What ever happend to...'(part of 'This is no art'), Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Den Haag
Mar 2007: 'Repeat When Necessary', The Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund (Germany).
Dec 2006: 'Stapelstad', Poptahof, Delft.
Dec 2006: 'Today's Art', 1646, Den Haag.
Nov 2005: 'Great Performances', Moira, Utrecht.
Nov 2005: '10 minuten van...', Extrapool, Nijmegen.
Oct 2005: 'Fremdkörper', Dordtsalon, Rotterdam.
Jun 2005: 'The Morning After', Quartair, Den Haag.
May 2005: 'Getxo Arte', Getxo, Bilbao (Basque Country, Spain).
Apr 2005: 'Openingsexpositie', de Bonte Hond (now: King Kong), Den Haag.
Mar 2005: 'dit is dit', Moira, Utrecht.
Feb 2005: 'Wall Drawings', TAG, Den Haag.
Dec 2004: 'Homevideotheek Promo', Pleite (Haagse Rondgang), Den Haag.
Dec 2004: 'Drawings', 1646 (Haagse Rondgang), Den Haag.

Projects
Jun 2011: 'dit is dit cleans up', Den Haag.
Jan 2009: 'dit is dit: drawing collective'.
Jan 2009: 'dit is dit & The € Team'.
Sep 2008: 'Spuilebomen', Den Haag.
Nov 2007: 'Fathorse', Vathorst Amersfoort.
Jun 2007: 'THEADVERTISINGSPACEPROJECT', Den Haag.
Apr 2007: 'Benny Sings Let Me In' (concept videoclip).
May 2006: 'Verwarring Zaaien', Den Haag.
Apr 2006: 'Centerfold Simulacrum' (magazine).
Jan 2006: 'Benny Sings Little Donna' (videoclip).
Nov 2005: 'What to do with 42.000 bottles' (finished in 2011).
Jun 2005: Project week for various artists, Delft.
Nov 2005: 'Opening Kunstsuper', de Kunstsuper, Rotterdam.
Oct 2003: 'Homevideotheek'

Actions
Apr 2008: Ticket to Berlin & Germany show, presentation of Nada v Dalen, CBK Dordrecht
Mar 2008: 'dit is dit, Mama', Museum Night (for showroom MAMA), Rotterdam
Feb 2008: 'Tour de Force', TENT/WORM, Rotterdam
Feb 2008: 'People Tover Stuff', People Making Stuff Festival, Den Haag
Dec 2007: 'Billy night', Billytown, Rijswijk
Sep 2007: 'dit is dit bies bos', Nature parc Biesbosch, Brabant.
Aug 2007: 'Ketering', 'Bureau of Contemp. Adventure', The Hague Sculpture, Den Haag.
Jul 2007: 'Tactie', 'Bureau of Contemporary Adventure', The Hague Sculpture, Den Haag.
Mar 2007: 'From Dordt to Dort' (NL/Germany).
Mar 2007: 'dit is dit goes Goes', 'Woonbeurs', Zeelandhallen, Goes.
Sep 2006: 'Parts of dit is dit', Pecha Kucha Night, Rotterdam.
Aug 2006: Participation 'HOT Festival', Den Haag.
Jul 2005: Participation 'Montmartre Weekend', Dordrecht.
Jun 2005: 'Hambrug-Hamburg' (NL/Germany).
Jun 2005: 'This is not just wallpaper, it's our life philosophy!', Delft.

Other Activities
Dec 2012: Lecture for an event by The Naked ft. Wander, Studio AB4, Den Haag.
Dec 2012: Publication in 'Grote Haagse Kunstkalender 2013' (calendar).
Feb 2008: part of jury 'De Komeet' 2008 (Culture prize for young talents of Den Haag).
Apr 2007: 'dit is dit promotion', 'LAB', Catacomben, Den Haag.
Apr 2007: 'dit is dit promotion', 'Interactive Performance Festival', King Kong, Den Haag.
Mar 2007: 'dit is dit promotion', 'EX-IS Interdisciplinary Art Festival', Paard v. Troje, Den Haag.
Mar 2007: Lecture at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Den Haag (Interactive Media Design dep.).
Sep 2006: 'dit is dit promotion', 'Today's Art' ,Den Haag.
Jan 2006: Particip. MS Research Award (benefit for MS Research).
Dec 2005: Particip. Oranjebal, London, (England) (benefit for the foundation 'Spieren voor Spieren').

Award
Sep 2006: 'De Komeet' (Culture prize for young talents of Den Haag).


Education
Fine art - Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, 1999 - 2004, bachelor degree
Marketing and Advertising - GKH, Rotterdam, 1997 - 1999, hbo level degree
(Typo)Graphic Design - Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, 1996 - 1997