Dennie Boxem (1983) lives and works in Zwolle.



2005-2009. ArtEZ. First Degree of Fine Art and Design in Education.

1995-2001. Meander College. Atheneum.


Exhibition History

2019. “POP UP Museum”. Theater de Spiegel. Exhibition of hundred contemporary artist of the city of Zwolle (curated by Boxem).

2019. Het Vliegerhuys. In co-operation with Marloes Wijtsma. Zwolle.

2019.”April; maand van de filosofie”. Stadkamer. Zwolle (solo).

2019. “PROGRESS AND WHAT WE DO WITH (that shh) IT“. Theater De Spiegel & De Koperen Kees. In co-operation with Mattys Bredewold and Daniel Douglas. Zwolle (curated by Boxem).

2018. Deltion Sprint Lyceum. Zwolle.

2018. Milligers. Zwolle (solo).

2018.”Maatschappijkritiek”. Public. In co-operation with Tamme de Boer. Zwolle.

2016. Public. Zwolle (solo).

2010-2011. De Nootingang. Tynaarlo (solo).

2009. Graduation show ArtEZ. Zwolle.


2019. The tattooed pig. Public collection Stadslanderijen. Zwolle. Donated.

2018. The Mountain Top Cat mosaic. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2018. La Cirque; the elephant. Private collection. Utrecht. Acquired.

2018. De Spelletjeshut. Public collection Gemeente Zwolle. Zwolle. Acquired.

2018. Three Sons torso of Apollo Belvédère. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2018. De Zwolse Meesters. Public collection Stichting Openbare Kunst. Zwolle. Acquired.

2018. Bear versus Bull. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2017. Mosaic Sofa with Flowerbed. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2017. The Lion Head Wall. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2017. The Diver. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2017. Van Fantasie naar Fantastisch. Institution De Duyvencamp. Zwolle. Acquired.

2016. The tattooed panther. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle.

2016. Koofje and the hipbone mask. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2015. Chaos in Syrie. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle.

2015. Starry holiday pool by night. Private collection. Utrecht. Acquired.

2015. Sexy Klimt Frog. Private collection. Nijmegen. Acquired.

2014. Leonie. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle.

2014. Kim. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle.

2014. The arm wrestle tournament. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2013-2014. Design contest triptych. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle.

2013. Elephant in archway. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2013. The drunk feathered snake. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2012-2013. Design contest triptych. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle.

2013. The Brighton Pier. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2011-2012. Design contest triptych. Institution Deltion START. Zwolle.


2017. Overijsselse Onderwijsprijs. Third place. INOP (Instituut voor Nationale Onderwijs Promotie).

2004. Parc Sandur talent show. First place. Artiestenburo Chris de Roo.


Affiliations & Memberships

2017-present. Founding member of Public Expo. Curator, organizer and host of art exposition at grand cafe Public.

2011-2016. Founding member of This Is Special. Charity and talent stimulation project for students of special education school De Ambelt.


Work experience

2015 February – present. Owner of

2016 September – 2019 February. Atelier supervisor at care institution Meesterwerk.

2009 December – 2016 July. CKV teacher at special education school De Ambelt.

2008 December – 2009 July. CKV teacher at Meander College.



2018 October. Wrap up activator after lecture of Claire Boonstra. ‘Liberal Arts Event’ by Windesheim at BRAINZ Zwolle.