Dave de Leeuw (Heerlen, 1981) currently lives and works in Maastricht, the Netherlands.
He 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

May 2017
• Amsterdam Art fair 2017, Gerhard Hofland gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
February 2017
• Rotterdam Contemporary 2017, WTC The Hague gallery and Peergallery, the Netherlands, group exhibition

December 2016
Parkstad Limburg Prijs 2017 exhibition (nominee), SCHUNCK* museum, Heerlen, the Netherlands, group exhibition
June 2016
• Art Amsterdam 2016, Peergallery, Maastricht, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
January 2016
• The Reader, Peergallery, Maastricht, the Netherlands, solo exhibition

September 2015
• Uit de verf, Villa Mondriaan museum, Winterswijk, the Netherlands, group 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 adres:
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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dead boy

65x50cm
pencil and acrylics on canvas
2013

private collection – Maastricht

Drawings

December 18, 2013

painter face

50x50cm
oil on canvas
2013

Paintings

December 10, 2013

smoking girl with green gloves

120x90cm
acrylics and pencil on paper
2013

collection Hubertus Hoffschild – Germany

Drawings

December 9, 2013

Fallen Angel
video

a short video about the creation of a mural by Vincent Lancee and Dave.
Thanks to Cuttin’ Class for organizing and Jere-me for the great video

Video

November 29, 2013

meisje met sok

girl with sock
120x90cm
acrylics and pencil on paper
2013

private collection – Maastricht

Drawings

November 6, 2013

obstakel onderweg

obstacle in transit
100x220cm
oil on canvas
2013

collection Hugo and Carla Brown – London

Paintings

October 20, 2013

november 2013
galerie van Krimpen

‘DONKER BED’
Solo-exhibition at Wim van Krimpen gallery in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
recent paintings and drawings
opening 02-11 2012 at 17:00

02-11 till 28-11 2013

Events

September 20, 2013

vrouw in donker bed

woman in dark bed
200x90cm
oilpaint on canvas
2013

Paintings

September 9, 2013

Limburgs Dagblad
Een hommage aan ‘grote beer’ Remi

article, a tribute to ‘big bear’ Remi, in Limburgs Dagblad (dutch)

Publications

August 11, 2013

augustus 2013
Cultura Nova

KuS and Cultura Nova festival present a freshly painted mural by Vincent Lancee, Hans Keuls and Dave de Leeuw in Heerlen, the Netherlands.

23-08 till 01-09 2013

Events

August 10, 2013

man met huis

man with house
120x80cm
acrylic on canvas
2012

collection Hubertus Hoffschild – Germany

Paintings

May 29, 2013

BLOUIN ARTINFO
MUSEUMVIEWS

Homa Nasab’s Observations on Art and Culture
Q&A with Dutch Artist Dave de Leeuw

Publications

May 26, 2013

Meisje met goud

Girl with gold
160x120cm
acrylics on canvas
2012

Paintings

May 13, 2013

de liggende laatste man

the last man lying
70x100cm
acrylics on canvas
2012

collection FSGroep – Hilversum

Paintings

February 6, 2013

soldierboy

40x30cm
acrylics on canvas
2012

private collection – Haarlem

Paintings

February 4, 2013