Land art and site specific sculpture - land art uses the environment and its scale as its material. Concrete art is expressed in material itself with which the artist introduces her non-representational objective. Public art can be viewed and accessed by observers.
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Lucien den Arend - sculptor - 15|12|1943 Dordrecht NL

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coming exhibitions

2015-16  (autumn) 3rd Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art - Ekaterinburg RU

one man exhibitions

1986  Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Rotterdam NL
1988  Kapelhuis, Amersfoort NL
1988  Grotekerk tower project, Grotekerktoren, Dordrecht NL
1990  Kultturikeskus
1990  Kemijärvi Culture Center FIN
1990  Pinacotheca, Jyväskylä University FIN
1990  Ämmänsaari Library FIN
1994  Kunstestafette, Maassluis City hall NL
1995  In retrospect, Kajaanin Museum of Fine Art FIN
1999  Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki FIN
1999  Galleria Nuovo, Lahti FIN
2003  farewell exhibition - Vergulde Swaen - Zwijndrecht NL
2005  flashbacks - AllaprimA Museum – Haukivuori FIN
2006  Penttilä Open Air Museum POAM, Kangasniemi
2009  documentary exhibition of the Walburg Project in Hendrik Ido Ambacht NL

group exhibitions

1965

California State University at Long Beach, California USA

1969

Salon van de Maassteden Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam Dicke Architects, Dordrecht NL

1969

Galerie 142, Breda, with Bert Loerakker

1970

de Doelen Rotterdam NL

1971

Biennale Middelheim, Antwerpen B

1972

Keukenhof, Lisse NL

1972

Floriade, Amsterdam NL

1972

Skulptoer, Emmen NL

1972

Dordrecht Municipal Museum NL

1973

Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1973

De Beyerd, Breda  NL

1973

I.K.I. Düsseldorf BRD

1973

Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1974

Fünfte Internationale Kunstmesse, Basel CH

1974

Keukenhof, Lisse NL

1975

Keukenhof, Lisse NL

1975

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, with the Dutch Sculptors' Association NL

1975

Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam NL

1975

Triennial Amstelpark '75, Amsterdam NL

1975

Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1975

ABN Galerij, Amsterdam NL

1976

Salon de Mai, Paris F, Paris F

1976

Salon de la Jeune Sculpture, Paris F

1976

Beelden op de Berg, Wageningen NL

1976

seven sculptors - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Dutch Sculptors' Association NL

1976

Paris-sculpt - Centre Sculpture Contemporaine - PETITES SCULPTURES Galerie de l'Université, Paris F

1976

Grands et jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1976

I.K.I. Düsseldorf BRD

1976

Dialogue, UNESCO, Paris F

1977

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, with the Dutch Sculptors' Association NL

1977

Salon de Mai, Paris F

1977

Beelden in Bouvigne, Breda NL

1977

Beelden in Dordt, Dordrecht NL

1977

Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1977

Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul TR

1978

Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'Hui, Paris F

1978

F.I.A.P. Carrara I

1978

Salon de la Jeune Sculpture, Paris F

1978

Triennial Amstelpark '78, Amsterdam NL

1978

Beelden in Dordrecht, Park Merwestein NL

1978

Beelden op de Berg, Wageningen NL

1978

Beelden uit Dordt in Breda the Dordrecht Sector of the Dutch Sculptors' Association in Breda NL

1978

Exposition Internationale de Sculpture, le Vaudreuil Ville Nouvelle F

1979

BETON - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, with the Dutch Sculptor's Association NL

1980

Beelden rond de Kerk, Brielle NL

1980

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, with the Dutch Sculptor's Association NL

1981

Triennial Amstelpark '81, Amsterdam NL

1981

Salon de la Jeune Sculpture, Paris F

1981

III International Biennale of Sculpture, Megara, GR

1981

Winschoten in Beeld, Winschoten NL

1981

Dordrecht Municipal Museum NL

1981

departure area Schiphol, Amsterdam (with Ger Lataster) NL

1982

Beelden op de Floriade, Amsterdam NL

1982

Salon van de Maassteden, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam NL

1982

Skironio Museum, Megara, GR

1982

International Exhibition of Sculpture, Piraeus GR

1982

Blik op de Wal, Gorinchem NL

1983

Stadspoldersprojects, Dordrecht Municipal Museum NL

1983

Winschoten in Beeld, Winschoten NL

1984

Campus Hogeschool Tilburg NL

1984

Salon de la Jeune Sculpture - Port d'Austerlitz Paris 1984-2 F

1984

Triennial Amstelpark '84, Amsterdam NL

1984

Beelden bij de Pauw, Wassenaar NL

1984

Arti et Amicitiæ, Amsterdam NL

1984

folding screens, Jan des Bouvrie Shop, Bussum NL

1985

De Huid van Metalen Beelden, RAI, Amsterdam NL

1985

De Natuur Verbeeld, Kasteel Groeneveld, Baarn NL

1985

Beelden in Rhoon, a selection from Dutch sculpture of the last fifty years, Rhoon Castle NL

1985

5th Biennial of Sculpture 1985, Skironio Museum & Park of Liberty, Athens GR

1986

Beelden rond het H.I.C. an Open air sculpture exhibition in the center of Rotterdam Holland

1986

Lucien den Arend, Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Rotterdam NL

1986

Art '86, Basel CH

1986

Skulptuur 86, Baarn NL

1986

Zomerweelde, Beeckestijn, Velsen NL

1986

Galerie Artikel, Tilburg NL

1986

Sparkasse, Bremen BRD

1986

Konkrete Multiples, Galerie de Sluis, Leidschendam and Galerie l'Idee, Zoetermeer NL

1986

Galerie Artikel, Tilburg NL

1987

PRO drawing collection, Dordrecht NL

1987

Mathematik in der Kunst der Letzten Dreißig Jahre. Von der magischen Zahl über das endlose Band zum Computerprogramm, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein BRD

1987

Beemster Beeldenroute , de Beemster NL

1987

Beeld-en-Route, Diepenheim NL

1987

Stadsbeelden, Emmen NL

1987

Art '87, Basel CH

1987

Galerie im Brechthaus, Augsburg BRD

1987

1000 c2, Galerie de Sluis, Leidschendam NL

1988

Kapelhuis, Amersfoort NL

1988

Galerie Distelblom, Haarlem NL

1988

Art '88, Basel CH

1988

constructivism, the slender child of an industrial revolution, city hall, Zwijndrecht NL

1988

Beeldenroute Binnenmaas, Hoekse Waard NL

1988

Museum of Fine Arts, Varna BG

1988

Dutch Geometric Abstraction in the 80's, University of Pittsburgh Art Gallery & Ritter Art Gallery, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton USA

1988

Null Dimension, Galerie New Space, Fulda BRD

1988

konkret acht, Kunsthaus, Nürnberg BRD

1989

klein beeld, Kasteel van Rhoon NL

1989

Dutch Geometric Abstraction in the 80's, UTA center for Research in Contemporary Art, University of Texas at Arlington USA

1989

Geometrische Abstractie, Stadsgalerij, Heerlen NL

1989

Dutch Geometric Abstraction in the 80's, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, Texas USA

1989

Arte Sistema tico y Constructivo Actual, Centro Cultural de la Villa, Madrid E

1989

Null Dimension 1 Kunst International  Konstruktive Strömungen , Hipp-Halle, Gmunden A

1989

Kunstobject als Onderscheiding '89 Kapelhuis Amersfoort NL

1989

KunstRai, Amsterdam NL

1989

beeldwerk, Dordrecht Muniipal Museum NL

1989

it takes two to tango - tien kruispunten, symposium/exhibition, Merwestein Park, Dordrecht NL

1989

Wymiar Zerowy 2, Promieniowania konstruktywnie, Museum Architektury, Wroclaw PL

1990

Dutch geometric Abstraction in the 80's, Sewall Art Gallery, Houston and University art Gallery, University of Texas at San Antonio USA

1990

Geometrische Miniaturen, Wilhelm Hackmuseum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein D

1990

Galerie Magenta Dordrecht, with Tim Johnson NL

1990

Kunst x Beeld, Stedelijk Museum Het Prinsenhof, Delft NL

1990

Lucien den Arend, Kultturikeskus, Kemijärvi FIN

1990

Lucien den Arend, kirjasto, Ämmänsaari FIN

1990

Museum of Fine Arts, Varna BG

1990

Lucien den Arend, pinacotheca, Jyväskylä University FIN

1990

Klein Werk, Galerie Magenta Dordrecht NL

1990

konkrete multiples II, Galerie l'Idee Zoetermeer NL

1991

konkrete multiples II, Galerie l'Idee, Zoetermeer NL

1991

Voorbeeldige Opdrachten, Centrum Beeldende Kunst Groningen NL

1991

jubileum-ledententoonstelling, Haagse Kunst kring, Den Haag NL

1991

griend/cultuur, Bulgarian/Dutch symposium, Dordrecht NL

1991

Galerie Stijl, with Berend Hendriks and Piet van Zon, Arnhem NL

1991

REDUKTA, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw PL

1992

Salon Double Dutch, Maatschappij Arti et Amicitiæ, Amsterdam NL

1992

Kunst in der Landschaft, Fahner HÖhen, Erfurt D

1992

Galerie Salustovicz, Bielefeld D

1992

Beelden in Emmen NL

1993

Morgen Gemaakt , Arti et Amicitiæ, Amsterdam NL

1993

de Muze, Arti et Amicitiæ, Amsterdam NL

1993

Reduktion Zeichen Haltung, Forum Konkrete Kunst, Museum der Künstler, Erfurt D

1993

Forum Konkrete Kunst Peterskirche Erfurt D

1994

Konkrete Kunst und Öffentlicher Raum, Haus Dacheröden Erfurt D

1994

Beelden aan de vecht, Maarssen NL

1994

Künstler zur Aktion, Museum Modern Art, Hünfeld D

1994

Oranje Landschap, Alpenmilchcentrale, Vienna A

1994

Oranje Landschap, Linz A

1994

Oranje Landschap, Berlin D

1994

Schilders rond Cor Noltée, De Rode Deur, Dordrecht NL

1994

Albrandswaard NL

1994

Rhoon Presentation, weatherproof steel sculptures exhibited in the park NL

1995

Exposition 3, Museum Modern Art, Hünfeld D

1995

Beelden aan de Vecht, Maarssen NL

1995

Haarlen 750 jaar kunst op straat, Vishal Haarlem NL

1995

Lucien den Arend in retrospect, Kajaani Art Museum, Kajaani FIN

1995

de salon, Dordrecht NL

1996

Dutch Sculptors' Association, De Zaaijer, Amsterdam NL

1996

JEDER METER FüR DIE KUNST, ehemaliges Staatsrats Gebäude, Berlin D

1996

Drechtoevers Sculpture Park

1996

Jeder Meter für die Kunst, Salzwedeler Museum Jenny Marx-Haus, Salzwedel D

1997

JEDER METER FüR DIE KUNST, Kulturrathaus, Dresden D

1997

spring salon Haagse Kunstkring, Den Haag NL

1997

Beelden aan de vecht, Maarssen NL

1997

de Salon, Dordrecht NL

1998

Jaarringen in het beeld, Groeneveld Castle, Baarn NL

1998

Jaarringen in het beeld, Strijthagen Castle, Landgraaf NL

1998

steel sculptures in Gorinchem NL

1999

Museum für Reduktive Kunst, Fundacja Gerarda, Swieradów PL

1999

Beeldentuin, Cuijk NL

1999

De Keukenhof, Lisse NL

1999

one man show Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki FI

1999

one man show Galleria Nuovo, Lahti FI

2000

Beelden aan den Vegt, Maarssen NL

2000

MONDIALE ECHO'S Het Mondriaanhuis, Amersfoort NL

2000

De Voorstelling: Nederlandse Kunst in het Stedelijk Paleis - De Voorstelling - guest curator Queen Beatrix - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam NL

2001

de Salon, Dordrecht NL

2002

two man show with Wim Smits - Galerie van Rotterdam - Ridderkerk NL

2002

landschap partnerschap (landscape partnership)

2002

Europa_Konkret_Reduktief - Museum Modern Art, Hünfeld D

2002

Beeldhouwers Tekeningen (Sculptors' Drawings - with Maarten Schepers, Henny Boeije, Marius Quee, Peter van Loon, Simone ten Bosch and Willem Speekenbrink) - Haagse Kunstkring, Den Haag NL

2002

5 Dutch Constructivists - (with Go de Graaf, Henk van Trigt, Piet van Zon and Coby Brinkers) Arborhenum Gallery, Rhenen NL

2003

Go de Graaf & Lucien den Arend - Havendijk 80 Gallery, Gorinchem NL

2003

afscheidstentoonstelling farewell exhibition (pdf file in Dutch) Lucien den Arend - Vergulde Swaen - Zwijndrecht (HTML text) - the poster (in pdf format)

2004

Muotiala Kilpailu (contest) presentation - Vapriikki and Museum of Contemporary Art TampereFI

2005

flashbacks - AllaprimA Museum - Haukivuori FI

2005

Argumenta from the Gerhard Jürgen Blum-Kwiatkowski collection - Museum of Modern Art Hünfeld D

2005

24 hours - a joint exhibition of visual artists from Iceland and the Finnish province of Southern Savonia - Regional Museum of Savonlinna on the island Riihisaari FI

2005

MOTIVA  international - Konstruktiv | KONKRET - INTELLIGIBEL United Nations International Congress Center at ACV (Austria Center Vienna)

2006

permanently installs his large works on the grounds of Penttilä in Kangasniemi Finland - POAM - Penttilä Open Air Museum

2007

FOAM sculpture park - Saksala ArtRadius - Haukivuori Finland

2008

FAKTURA - Фактура - Federal Museum of the History of Professional Education - St. Petersburg, Russia

2008

Pinalla ja Pinnan alla - Kantri & Urbaani Galleria Pihatossa - Lappeenranta Finland

2009

Expositie Walburg-project van Lucien den Arend - a documentary exhibition of the Walburg Project and the "x-ing sequel" in the Vinex Location, De Volgerlanden in Hendrik Ido Ambacht, The Netherlands

2009

Ympäristötaide ja Taide Ympäristössä (Environmental Art and Art in the Environment), MikkelipuistoPark, Mikkeli, Finland

2010

Muutos Mikkelin Taiteilijaseuran 10-vuotisjuhlanäyttely ('Change', Mikkeli Artists' Association's 10th anniversary Exhbition) - Mikkeli Art Museum FIN

2010

langs grenzen van abstractie (along the delimitations of abstraction) - Haagse Kunstkring - Den Haag NL

2010

25th anniversary of the anniversary of the Pieter Janszoon Saenredam Project - drawings about Saenredam by Peter Depelchin, Public Library, Barendrecht NL

2011

MIKKELIN TAITEILIJASEURA 2011- Mikkelin Taiteilijaseura ry, Mikkeli FIN

2012

Etelä-Savon Aluetaidenäyttely (South-Savonia Regional Art Exhibition) - Mikkeli Art Museum 2012 - Mikkeli, Finland. - Mikkeli Art Museum / Etelä-Savon aluetaidemuseo - Mikkeli FIN

2013

LUCIEN DEN AREND, THE ARTIST AND HIS LANDSCAPE - zlgdesign - Kuala Lumpur MY

2014

- opening 2015 sculpture park Beeldentuin Achter de Westduinen - Ouddorp NL

2015

Exhibition 'Hangen doe je toch' ('You're hanging anyway') in Arti et Amicitiae - Amsterdam  NL

2015

Центр точки находится сбоку / The Center of a Point is Aside - Sixth Moscow Biennale RU

2015-2016

-January 13, 2016 "Présence Construite", la sculpture à la rencontre de l'architecture (Lucien den Arend, Claus Bury, Magdalena Jetelová, Élise Morin, Vera Röhm) - Topographie de l'art - Paris FR

2016

#+23.00 - a site specific installation of Saskia Noor van Imhoff in the Amsterdam Stedelijk Museum - discoid form, point as one of the various objects from te museum's storage depot.

2016

Etelä-Savon valokuvataiteen aluenäyttely 2016 (Regional Exhibition of Art Photography, South Savo 2016) - Mikkeli Center of Photography FI

2016

Raphaël Zarka, une creation de sculpture instrumentale Manuel de sculture instrumentale - Musée Sainte-Croix - Poitiers FR - photo of goals in Utrecht NL

2017

Haagse Kunstkring LEDENTENTOONSTELLING: DE STIJL ALS LEIDRAAD

2017

Konstrundan Open Studios - Mikkeli region FI

 

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