Wicher Meursing 1928 Amersfoort NL
sculptor

Prinseneiland 37/3
1013 LL Amsterdam

tel 31 (0)20 - 6222636

e-mail  c.v.d.vendel@planet.nl

education

1948 - 1953 Koninklijke Akademie - (Royal Academy of Fine Arts - sculpture) The Hague NL
1953 - 1976 Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten (State Academy of Fine Arts) - professor V.P.S. Esser

prizes

1953 Essoprize

memberships

1965> Dutch Sculptors' Association

commissions (selection)

1963 birth of Venus - stone - Reina Prinsen Geerlingsstraat in Amsterdam - commissioned by the municipality of Amsterdam
1970 sculpture consisting of ten elements - stainless steel - Koopvaardersplantsoen in Amsterdam-Noord - commissioned by the municipality of Amsterdam
1960> various state and municipal purchases
1970> mainly works on kinetic sculptures
1989 production video documentary of kinetic sculptures (1970>)
1992 kinetic sculpture, executed in aluminum) installed in the International Institute for Social History - Cruquiusweg in Amsterdam
  wind sculpture in Boxtel NL - private commission
1995 Purchase Wind Obect II via De Vreeze Gallery in Eck en Wiel NL and fa. MAD hulpveren TOELING bv. in Veenendaal NL
   

exhibitions

1995 Librije hedendaagse kunst - Zwolle
  De Beerenburght Gallery - Eck en Wiel
  AMC - Amsterdam
1996 Kunsthal 88 - Almelo
  Beerenburght Gallery and sculpture garden - Eck en Wiel
  Vromans Gallery - Amsterdam
  Stadtisches Museum - Gelsenkirchen D - Cultuur NL in NRW
  Dutch Sculptors' Association - Amsterdam
1997 Beelden aan de Linge - Geldermalsen - ABK/members' exhibition
  Kasteel-Museum Sypesteyn - Loosdrecht - ABK/members' exhibition
  KunstRAI - Amsterdam - stand ABK
  Sonsbeek Art & Design - Arnhem - ABK/members' exhibition
1998 SBK - Amsterdam
  Kunsthal 88 - Almelo
  KunstRAI - Amsterdam - stand ABK
  Sonsbeek Art & Design - Arnhem - ABK/members' exhibition
1999 De Beerenburght Gallery - Eck en Wiel 45 years of sculptures (an overview)
2000 Microcosmos - Amsterdam - ABK/members' exhibition
  Kunst als Vliegwerk - Bellingwolde - Belling Garde Sculpture Garden
  Beelden binnen - buiten SBK Amsterdam
  De Zonnehof - Amersfoort - AKG De Ploegh
2001 Conny van Kasteel Gallery - Egmond aan Zee
  De Amsteltuin - Amstelveen - one man show
  Kasteel-Museum Sypesteyn - Loosdrecht - ABK/members' exhibition
2002 Beeldenhof Sculpture - Asten
  Beerenburght Gallery and sculpture garden - Eck en Wiel
  Het Lichaam als Sokkel, L. Martin Gallery - Delft - Dutch Sculptors' Association
  Beerenburght Gallery - Eck en Wiel - duo exhibition
  Burgerweeshuis - Zierikzee
  Kasteel-Museum Sypesteyn - Loosdrecht - ABK/members' exhibition
  Conny van Kasteel Gallery - Egmond aan Zee
  DHV Office - Amersfoort

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