vitae Michael Markwick

Artist Michael Markwick

American,  b. 1974 

Education / Ausbildung

M.F.A. Masters of Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, U.S.A., 2002

B.F.A. Bachelors of Fine Arts, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A., 1998

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2021
A Sense of Possibility, Michael Markwick, Robert Muntean, Born a. Darss, German
2020   
Exhibitionisms, Tiger Strikes Asteroid – Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
Michael Markwick: Sunshine for a Long Midnight; Galerie Born-Berlin; Berlin, Germany (Solo) >

2019    
Michael Markwick: New Songs to Learn and Sing; Martin von Wagner Museum; Würzburg, Germany Curators: Sophie Renniger and Prof. Dr. Damian Dombrowski (Solo) >
Long Loud Silence; Robert Gfader, Michael Markwick, Robert Muntean; Galerie am POLYLOG; Wörgl, Austria

2018    
Serious Play: Lucy Teasdale / Michael Markwick; Galerie Born-Berlin; Berlin, Germany

2017    
Michael Markwick: New Paintings; Galerie Born – Projektraum Heiddorf; Neu Kaliß, Germany (Solo)
Re: Imagining Europe; Box Freiraum; Berlin, Germany. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop
Loud Silence; Robert Gfader , Michael Markwick , Robert Muntean; Parallel Vienna; Vienna, Austria
Loud Silence; Robert Gfader , Michael Markwick , Robert Muntean; Botschaft Berlin; Berlin, Germany

2016
Gallery Artists; Galerie Born; Darß, Germany
Loud Silence; Robert Gfader , Michael Markwick , Robert Muntean; Parallel Vienna; Vienna, Austria
Loud Silence; Robert Gfader , Michael Markwick , Robert Muntean; nationalmuseum; Berlin, Germany

2015
Robert Gfader / Michael Markwick / Robert Muntean; Kunstverein Steyr; Steyr, Austria

2014
It Never Happened: 10 Years Noordkaap; Noordkaap; Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Curators: Katja Diallo and Jan Kryzons
Reflections on Life Earthbound; Galerie In Vorm; Hasselt, Belgium

2013
Geist und Form: Ten Painters from Berlin; Grunwald Gallery of Art; Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.; Curator: Jurriaan Benschop 
The Legend of the Shelves; Autocenter Berlin; Berlin, Germany 

2012    
Michael Markwick, The WYE; US Embassy Event, The WYE, Berlin, Germany (Solo)

2011
Under Pressure: Current Trends in Printmaking; Kresge Gallery at Lyons College, Batesville, Arkansas, U.S.A.; Curator: Carly Dahl

2010
Michael Markwick: Periphery Rising – New Drawings; Kunst in Kreuzberg e.V./ Atelierhof Kreuzberg; Berlin, Germany (Solo)
BLICK OHNE ENDE: Niederländer in Berlin; Centrum Beeldende Kunst Dordrecht; Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop
BLICK OHNE ENDE: Niederländer in Berlin; Autocenter Berlin; Germany. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop
Art Prize; The Grand Rapids Art Museum; Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.
Schwarzwald; Kunst Vlaai Art Fair, Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek; Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Curator: Arno Coenen
Hier gibt es keine falschen hase!; Forgotten Bar Project – Galerie im Regierungsviertel; Berlin, Germany
Schwarzwald; Noordkaap; Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Curators: Arno Coenen and Katja Diallo
NATURansichten; Gallery Alte Schule; Berlin, Germany. Curator: Matheos Pontikos

2009
Salon; Pictura; Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Disturbed Nature: Three Artists at the Edge of Nature; Gallery Cluster; Berlin, Germany. Curator: Jurriaan Benschop
Summer An Abundance of Forms; Gallery Invorm; Hasselt, Belgium
Over-leven Sur-vivre Sur-vive I; Gallery Invorm; Hasselt, Belgium
Youth Cult; Dada Post Gallery; Berlin, Germany. Curators: Howard Mc Calebb and Lou Andrea Savoir
Opposites Attract – On Dialectics; De Veemvloer; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Curator: Christine Sluysmans

2008 
ART AMSTERDAM; Gallery Tanya Rumpff; Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Solo)
Michael Markwick: Deeper/After Relocation, New Excavations and Paintings; Dordrechts Museum; Dordrecht, The Netherlands (Solo)
Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst; Gemeentemuseum Den Haag; The Hague, The Netherlands

COLLECTIONS (SELECTION) SAMMLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

Martin von Wagner Museum; Würzburg, Germany
Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten; Antwerp, Belgium
Frans Masereel Center; Kasterlee, Belgium
Calvin College; Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.
Hong Kong Graphic Arts Center; Hong Kong
Indiana University Print Archive; Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.
John Beck Collection; Indiana University Museum of Art; Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.
University of the Arts; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Purdue University; West Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.A.
Mary Baldwin College; Staunton, Virginia, U.S.A.
South Carolina University; Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.A.


AWARDS, HONORS, STIPENDS/  AUSZEICHNUNGEN, EHRUNGEN, STIPENDIEN (AUSWAHL)

2011 Basisstipendium; Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009  Werk Budget; Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2008  Nomination, Wim Izaks Prize; Dordrechts Museum, The Netherlands
2007  Nomination, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Netherlands Royal Painting Prize); The Hague, The Netherlands
2006 Basisstipendium; Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


RESIDENCIES (SELECTION) / KÜNSTLERRESIDENZ (AUSWAHL)

2008   
Frans Masereel Center; Kasterlee, Belgium
Dordrechts Museum; Dordrecht, The Netherlands
2006
Frans Masereel Center; Kasterlee, Belgium 
Kunstfabrik Am Flutgraben; Berlin, Germany
2005   
Amsterdam Grafische Atelier; Amsterdam, The Netherlands / June 2005
Scuola Internazionale di Grafica; Venice, Italy / April 2005


LECTURES / TEACHING / INTERVIEWS (SELECTION)

2020 Artist Talk: Sunshine for a Long Midnight; Galerie Born-Berlin; Berlin, Germany
2019 New Songs to Learn and Sing: Martin von Wagner Museum; Würzburg, Germany
2017      (IFCEAS) Universität Würzburg, Germany
2016     Discordant Harmonies and Imagined Wildness: A Painter’s Open Creative Space; Université Libre de Bruxelles; Brussels, Belgium
2016     Guest Panelist, Federal Academy of Security Policy in Berlin; Berlin, Germany
2015     Public Interview with gallery director Dr. Enrico Savio; Kunstverein Steyr, Austria
2014     Visiting Artist Lecturer, The Hong Kong Open Printshop, The Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre; Hong Kong

2013

Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, U.S.A.
Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.A.
Visiting Artist Lecturer, Lyon College, Batesville, Arkansas, U.S.A.
Visiting Artist Lecturer, Indiana University, Bloomington, U.S.A.
Visiting Artist Lecturer, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.

2010    Public Interview with Dr. Heinz Stahlhut (Leiter der Sammlung Bildende Kunst an der Berlinische Galerie); Autocenter; Berlin, Germany