recent work

added lustre removed

grafts

the plot the plot

avenue maintain

two striped semi-ornate

epicritical vibrissa

merian

avant lounge exotica

vita

Sunette Viljoen
Lives and works in Cape Town and Berlin

Education
2014: Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, The Netherlands
2012: Masters in Fine Art (MFA), Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, South Africa
2007: Bachelor of Arts (BA: Visual arts) (hons) Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Exhibitions (selection)
2017: Berufstätige Bevölkerung, Schloss Plüschow, Germany
2017: Embarrat, Museu Fàbrica J.Trepat de Tàrrega, Spain
2016: Räume, 20 Lindenstraße, Berlin, Germany
2016: Grafts (with Blaine Western), Hotel Maria Kapel, Hoorn, The Netherlands
2015: Infocommunicative Processes, povvera, Berlin-Charlottenburg, Germany
2015: Avenue Maintain, Terras, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2015: The plot the plot, Jan van Eyck, Maastricht, The Netherlands
2015: Two striped semi-ornate, Project Probe, Arnhem, The Netherlands
2013: Der Geist im Vakuum, Braunschweig, Germany
2013: IN-, Brundyn+Gonsalves, Cape Town, South Africa
2012: Shoes from Chinese Ships, Salon 91, Cape Town, South Africa
2012: Gallery F12, Stiftung Künstlerdorf Schöppingen, Germany
2012: MFA Grad Show, Michaelis Galleries, Cape Town
2012: Avant Lounge Exotica, Michaelis Upper Gallery, Cape Town
2011: MFA Group Exhibition, Substation Gallery, Johannesburg
2011: Heimlich Manoeuvers, Michaelis Galleries, Cape Town

Awards and Grants
2016: Research Grant, Berlin Senate Chancellery
2014: Stichting Studiefonds voor Zuid-Afrikaanse Studenten
           Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Research Scholarship
2012: Braunschweig Projects, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig
          Germany - Fellowship 2012-2013
2011: National Research Foundation - Freestanding Master Scholarship
2010: National Arts Council, South Africa - Individual Bursary award
2008: Summer Curatorial Intern at the Smithsonian Institution’s Cooper-Hewitt
          National Design Museum New York City, United States

Residencies
2016: Schloss Plüschow, Germany
2015: Center for Contemporary Art, Andratx, Mallorca
2014: Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium
2012: Stiftung Künstlerdorf Schöppingen, Germany


Contact: sunettev(at)gmail(dot)com