Dave de Leeuw was born in the Dutch town of Heerlen and currently lives and works in Maastricht, the Netherlands.
De Leeuw studied at the academy of fine arts in Maastricht and graduated in 2008.
De Leeuw’s oeuvre contains mainly paintings and drawings and occasionally video and installations.
His developing multi-disciplinary work was introduced to the art public by contemporary art collector Henk Pijnenburg and
museum director Wim van Krimpen.
His works are included in public collections: a.o. Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Rotterdam and Maastricht university
and private collections including a.o. Hugo & Carla Brown, Pieter & Marieke Sanders, Hubertus Hoffschild and Henk & Leonie Pijnenburg.

Curriculum Vitae

Download my full CV (december 2015) here in PDF format

selection of exhibitions

January 2016
• Peergallery, Maastricht, the Netherlands, solo-exhibition

October 2015
• The daily mood of Dave de Leeuw, Herr Beinlich gallery, Bielefeld, Germany, solo-exhibition
October 2015
• Art The Hague, WTC the Hague gallery, The Hague, the Netherlands, solo-exhibition
September 2015
• Uit de Verf, Villa Mondriaan Museum, Winterswijk, the Netherlands, group exhibition
May 2015
• Kunstrai / Art Amsterdam, WTC the Hague gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
May 2015
• Dreckiges Geschaft, Kunstverein Graz, Regensburg, Germany, group exhibition
February 2015
• Rotterdam Contemporary, Peergallery, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition

November 2014
• Dave de Leeuw and Joop Vugs, Kunstlokaal Maastricht, galerie Dis, Maastricht, the Netherlands, duo exhibition
November 2014
• Dave de Leeuw and Jeroen Blok, WTC the Hague gallery, The Hague, the Netherlands, duo exhibition
October 2014
• Art The Hague, WTC the Hague gallery, the Hague, the Netherlands, group exhibition
june 2014
• Update #1, Wiebengahal, Maastricht, the Netherlands, group exhibition
june 2014
• Innosense, AdHocPad artspace, Vienna, Austria, duo exhibition

august 2013
• Donker Bed, Van Krimpen gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
august 2013
• Culturanova, Kunstencentrum Signe, Heerlen, the Netherlands, group exhibition
juni 2013
• Mensbeeld, Van Krimpen gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
februari 2013
• Art Rotterdam, galerie Van Krimpen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition

november 2012
• Knock Knock, stichting het Raam en galerie Wilms, Venlo, the Netherlands, group exhibition
august 2012
• Amerikaanse topmodellen en andere stukken, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, the Netherlands, group exhibition
august 2012
• The Hunter, FeldbuschWiesner gallery, Berlin, Germany, solo exhibition
april 2012
• Dave de Leeuw en Popcorn, Krakks, Maastricht, the Netherlands, group exhibition
februari 2012
• Art Rotterdam, galerie Van Krimpen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition

december 2011
• Videoinstallatie 004, museum Het Domein, Sittard, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
november 2011
• Sweet Mother Again, Galerie van Krimpen, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
september 2011
• No faces, Galerie van Krimpen, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
august 2011
• M21, Langenlois, Austria, group exhibition
mei 2011
• Art Amsterdam, galerie Van Krimpen, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
februari 2011
• Art Rotterdam, galerie Van Krimpen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition

october 2010
• Soms gebeurt het, De Nederlandsche Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
september 2010
• Art Amsterdam, Wim van Krimpen/Art Pijnenburg, the Netherlands, group exhibition
mei 2010
• De Aankopen, Atrium MC, Heerlen, the Netherlands, group exhibition
maart 2010
• Art Pijnenburg, Deurne, the Netherlands, solo exhibition

september 2009
• d’RAW, Museum voor moderne en hedendaagse kunst, Schunck, Heerlen, the Netherlands, group exhibition, curator

Collections

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag
Gemeentemuseum Helmond
Achmea kunstcollectie
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Maastricht University
FSgroep Hilversum
The Minds Eye collection (Andaz hotel) Amsterdam
Atrium MC Heerlen
• Hugo en Carla Brown (London), Pieter en Marieke Sanders (Haarlem), Henk en Leonie Pijnenburg (Deurne), Wim van Krimpen (Amsterdam), FeldbuschWiesner (Berlin), Hubertus Hoffschild (Lübeck) and many more collections in the Netherlands and abroad.

Bibliogaphy

Download my recent bibliography (july 2012) here in PDF format

Education

• january 2008
Bachelor of art: visual Arts, video
Hogeschool Zuyd, Academie beeldende kunsten Maastricht, the Netherlands

Internship

• january 2007 t/m juni 2007
Regie en Animatie, Spunky Productions, Amsterdam, the Netherlands




Dave de Leeuw


Postadres:
Lodewijk de Bisschopstraat 5
6219 AH Maastricht
the Netherlands


Atelier:
SAM atelier 9 Dave de Leeuw
Kasteel Holtmeulenstraat 9
6222 AV Maastricht
the Netherlands

Tel.: ++31 (0) 642 092 886
www.davedeleeuw.com

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the being alone

(work in progress)
pencil on paper maché sculpture
40 x 30 x 60 cm
2016

Drawings, work

August 26, 2016

crowdfunding voordekunst video
Mural Heerlen

‘HEERLEN HERON’
S*PRAY foundation, Vincent Lancee and Dave de Leeuw would like to invite you to make this mural, called the ‘Heerlen Heron’ possible in the center of Heerlen, the Netherlands. Please check the video above and www.voordekunst.nl for more information
or just donate here! Thank you!

20-08 till 07-10 2016

Events, Video

August 25, 2016

head residents

70 x 50 cm
pencil and acrylics on paper
2016

private collection – Bolzano, Italy

Drawings, work

August 25, 2016

Himalia

40 x 30 cm
oilpaint on canvas
2016

Paintings

August 14, 2016

portrait of two legs with feet

90 x 50 cm
oilpaint on canvas
2016

Paintings

June 14, 2016

dissection

160 x 190 cm
oilpaint on canvas
2016

collection FS groep – Hilversum

Paintings, work

June 2, 2016

Grabbed Girl

108 x 86 cm
pencil and oilpaint on coloured paper
2016

Drawings

May 27, 2016

June 2016
KunstRai
Art Amsterdam

Exhibition with recent works at KunstRai art fair in Amsterdam, with Peergallery
(stand 56)

01-06 till 05-06 2016

Events

May 10, 2016

uncut timelapse untitled mural
video

mural for the exhibition ‘Florish in Paint’ at Villa Mondriaan Museum

Video

March 13, 2016

drawings at ‘The Reader’ exhibition

‘girl without cigarettes’ and ‘staring young mother with jacket’ at ‘the Reader’ exhibition in Peergallery Maastricht

Drawings

March 12, 2016

they dance in the deep

250 x 180 cm
oil on canvas
2015

Paintings

March 11, 2016

Pictures of
‘Flourish from paint’
Villa Mondriaan museum

impression of an exhibition with contemporary artists alongside mondriaan at the Villa Mondriaan Museum in Winterswijk.

Galleries

March 10, 2016

September 2015 / February 2016
Villa Mondriaan
Museum

‘UIT DE VERF’

exhibition with contemporary artists alongside mondriaan at the Villa Mondriaan Museum in Winterswijk.

Opening on saturday 19-09 from 16:30
19-09-2015 till 28-02-2016

Events

February 28, 2016

bathing girl

80 x 180 cm
oil on canvas
2016

Paintings

February 19, 2016