Dennie Boxem (1983) lives and works in Zwolle.

 

Education

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

1995-2001. Meander College. Atheneum.

 

Exhibition History

2021. Academiehuis – De Grote Kerk. “Aan de hand van de Zwolse Meesters”. Group exhibition.

2020-present. Galerie Dennie Boxem. Roggenstraat 19, Zwolle (solo).

2020. Academiehuis – De Grote Kerk. “Saint Michael & The Dragon”. Zwolle (solo) (cancelled due to Corona).

2020. Stadsschouwburg Odeon. Zwolle (solo) (cancelled due to Corona).

2020. The city hall of Zwolle. “De Zwolse Draak”. (solo).

2019. University of applied science Windesheim. Exhibition and live-painting on Team-Artworks. Zwolle (solo).

2019. Academiehuis – De Grote Kerk. Exhibition and live-painting on Team-Artworks. Zwolle (solo).

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

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

2019. Stadkamer. “April; month of the philosophy”. Zwolle (solo).

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

2018. Deltion Sprint Lyceum. Zwolle.

2018. Milligers. Zwolle (solo).

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

2016. Public. Zwolle (solo).

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

2009. ArtEZ Graduation show. Zwolle.

Collections

2021. Real Estate. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Spotlights. Public collection of Raakvlak Academie. Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Goden & Grollen: The ‘I love the world’-tattoo. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Goden & Grollen: The drunk fathered snake. Private collection. Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Amersfoortse stier versus Sint Joris zijn draak. Public collection of Trivium College. Amersfoort. Acquired.

2020. Pimp je Vlinder. Public collection of Gemeente Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Milestone triptych. Public collection of Meander College. Zwolle. Acquired.

2020. Thorbecke. Public collection of Thorbecke SG. Zwolle. Acquired.

2019. Mayor Meijer. Private collection of Henk Jan Meijer. Zwolle. Acquired.

2019. La Cirque; dancers. Private collection of Stef Bos. Veenendaal. Donated.

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

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

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. Intern.

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

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

2017. The Diver. Public collection Meesterwerk. Zwolle. Intern.

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

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

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

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

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

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

2014. Leonie. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle. Intern.

2014. Kim. Institution De Ambelt. Zwolle. Intern.

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

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

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. Intern.

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

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

Publications

2020. “350 Zwollenaren zetten stip op schilderij: Dit is waarom”; IndebuurtZwolle by Robin van Rossum.

2020. “Zwolse Koorbazen brengen nieuwe videoclip uit”; IndebuurtZwolle by Maaike van der Ploeg.

2020. “Zwolse kunstenaar Dennie Boxem opent eigen Galerie in binnenstad”; IndebuurtZwolle by Michelle van der Molen.

2020. “Kunstzinnige vlinders en meters hoge foto’s pimpen Roggenstraat”; De Stentor by Arnoud de Vries.

2020. “Vlinders in de Roggenstraat”; De Peperbus by Redactie.

2020. “Nu nog leegstand, straks Insta-waardig: Roggenstraat in Zwolle wordt flink aangepakt”; De Stentor by Ewoud ter Kleij.

2020. “111 plekken in Zwolle die je gezien moet hebben”; boek van Schotanus en Litjens; uitgeverij Thoth. 

2020. “Zwolse Koorbazen blazen tv-jury van We Want More omver”; De Stentor by Hanne Koops.

2020. “Koorbazen gaan naar de halve finale van We Want More”; De Swollenaer by Erik-Jan Berends.

2020. “Davina Michelle onder de indruk van Zwolse Koorbazen: ‘Alles eraan klopte!'”; InDeBuurt by Hilke Vos. 

2020. “Streep door plan voor kunstwerk Zwolse Draak”; De Stentor by Arnoud de Vries.

2020. “Art Based Learning”; Windesheim Zwolle by Fenny Mijnheer. 

2020. “Mogelijk een Zwolse Draak vol herinneringen in hartje Zwolle”; In de buurt Zwolle by Hilke Vos.

2020. “Staart of kaak: twee opties voor Zwolse Draak. Welke kies jij?”; POLL, De Stentor by Arnoud de Vries.

2020. “Plan voor kunstwerk Zwolse draak op watertrap Rodetorenplein in de wachtkamer”; De Stentor by Arnoud de Vries.

2019. “Aftermovie Dag van de Duurzaamheid”; VIDEO by Storm in Recruitment.

2019. www.dezwolsedraak.nl, by Stichting KRZ.

Awards

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

2010. Drentse Popprijs. First place.

2004. Parc Sandur talent show. First place.

 

Affiliations & Memberships

2019. Founding member with Sander Dol of POP UP Museum. Organizer & curator at Theater de Spiegel.

2017 – 2019. 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

2016, 25th of September – present. Owner of DennieBoxem.nl.

2019 June – August. Organizer & curator of POP UP Museum Theater De Spiegel at Zwolse Theaters.

2017 January – 2019 September. Organizer, curator & host of Public Expo at grand cafe Public.

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.

 

Other

2019. Interactive activator at ‘Dag van de Duurzaamheid met Jan Terlouw‘ at De Grote Kerk Zwolle, organized by STORM in recruitment en Academiehuis Zwolle.

2019. Illustrator of the book ‘Ik, mijn hond & MS‘ by author Sandy Krijnen.

2019. Interactive activator at ‘Speciaal Bier Festival Zwolle’ at De Grote Kerk Zwolle, organized by Café De Gezelligheid, Het Vliegende Paard en Stanislaus Brewskovitch.

2019. Interactive activator at ‘Ode aan de Docent‘ at De Grote Kerk Zwolle, organized by De Zwolse 8.

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