Dave de Leeuw (Heerlen, 1981) is an artist from the Netherlands. He studied at the academy of fine arts in Maastricht and graduated in 2008.
De Leeuw’s oeuvre contains paintings, drawings, sculptures, murals, videos and installations. His developing multi-disciplinary work was
introduced to the art public by collector Henk Pijnenburg and museum director Wim van Krimpen. His works are included in public collections:
a.o. Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Achmea collection, FS group collection, Rotterdam and Maastricht university and
private collections a.o. Hugo & Carla Brown collection London, Pieter & Marieke Sanders Haarlem, van ‘t Hof collection Bosch en Duin.

Curriculum Vitae

Download my full CV (January 2020) here in PDF format

selection of exhibitions

2019 Call to Action
• Gemeentenmuseum Helmond, Helmond, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2019 Melting Pot
• Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2019 Mumbling the phrases
• Hoorn & Reniers gallery, The Hague, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2018 On Paper
• Hoorn & Reniers gallery, The Hague, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2017 Amsterdam Art fair
• Gerhard Hofland gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2016 Parkstad Limburg Prijs
• SCHUNCK museum, Heerlen, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2016 Art Amsterdam
• Peergallery, Maastricht, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2016 The Reader
• Peergallery, Maastricht, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2015 Art The Hague
• WTC the Hague gallery, The Hague, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2015 Uit de Verf
• Villa Mondriaan Museum, Winterswijk, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2015 Dreckiges Geschaft
• Kunstverein Graz, Regensburg, Germany, group exhibition
2014 Innosense
• AdHocPad artspace, Vienna, Austria, duo exhibition
2013 Donker Bed
• Wim Van Krimpen gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2013 Art Rotterdam
• Wim Van Krimpen gallery, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2012 Amerikaanse topmodellen en andere stukken
• Gemeentemuseum Helmond, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2012 The Hunter
• FeldbuschWiesner gallery, Berlin, Germany, solo exhibition
2011 Videoinstallatie 004
• museum Het Domein, Sittard, the Netherlands, group exhibition
2011 Sweet Mother Again
• Wim Van Krimpen gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2010 Soms gebeurt het
• Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2010 prive domein
• Art Pijnenburg, Deurne, the Netherlands, solo exhibition
2009 d’RAW
• SCHUNCK museum, 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 Amsterdam
Atrium MC Heerlen
• and more public and private collections in the Netherlands and abroad.

Education

• january 2008
Bachelor of art: Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design (MAFAD), the Netherlands

Prizes

• nominee for Parkstad Limburg Award 2016





being killed by a dazzling legacy of modern quackery

100 x 70 cm
pencil and acrylics on canvas
2014

collection Herr Beinlich gallery – Bielefeld, Germany

Drawings

May 20, 2014

a woman and wires
video

a short video about the creation of a painting

collection FSGroep – Hilversum

Video

May 20, 2014

May 2014
peergallery

‘HET PORTRET’

Group-exhibition at peergallery with Jeroen Cremers, Gregor Wintgens, Jacques Timp, Alex Zeguers in Maastricht, the Netherlands.

23-05 till 25-05 2014

Events

May 15, 2014

June 2014
Wiebengahal

‘UPDATE#1′

Group-exhibition at Wiebengahal Maastricht, with a.o. Alexa Meyerman, Willem Besselink, Pieter Lemmens, Martijn Lucas van Erp and Han van Wetering and Dave de Leeuw.

08-06 till 28-06 2014

Events

April 12, 2014

penelope

150 x 80 cm
acrylic on canvas
2014

private collection – Bosch en Duin

Paintings

April 9, 2014

March 2014
Kiwanis Zaventem

Charity fundraising exhibition for Kiwanis international in the Grimbergen abbey (near Brussels), Belgium.

28-03 till 30-03 2014

Events

March 7, 2014

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