Roland de Jong Orlando

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Born in Schijndel (the Netherlands), 1961)

Academy of Art, Tilburg (1987)
Academy of Art, Amsterdam (1990)

* Member of the Dutch Sculptors’ Association (NL)
* Manager in NL for AIESM (International Association of Monumental Sculptures Events)
* President of the Association Art and Culture, Zijpe (NL)
* Member of Sculpture Network
* Member of the Bergen Artists’ Association (NL)
* Member of the international Artists’ group Madi
* Member of Ars & Mathesis (NL)

Solo Exhibitions:

Gallery MTA-Madi, Györ, Hungary
“Pure Strutture”, University of Rovato, Italy

“Costruzioni Ritmiche”, Gallery “Verifica 8+1”, Mestre (Venice), Italy
Gallery Marialust, Apeldoorn

SBK Alkmaar

Gallery Nine, Amsterdam

Sculpture Garden De Amsteltuin, Amstelveen

Group Exhibitions : (in The Netherlands, if not indicated otherwise)

St. Joseph Gallery, Leeuwarden
Sculpture garden Het Oude Hof, Kunst10daagse Bergen
”Socha a Objekt XIV/Sculpture and Object XIV”, Bratislava, Slowakia (cat.)
“In-Forma Geometrica”, Biblioteca Chiesa Rossa, Milano, Italy (cat.)
“Nano” (First international meeting in small sculpture), Junglinster, Luxembourg
Interart Sculpture Garden, Heeswijk-Dinther
Gallery / Sculpture Garden 15A, Lochem
“Homo Ludens”, Leeuwarden (cat.)
“In-Forma Geometrica”, Museo del Castelnuovo, Naples, Italy (cat.)

Gallery / Sculpture Garden Het Oude Raadhuis, Hoofddorp
“Kunstmaand Ameland XII”, Nes, Ameland (cat.)
Sculpture garden Het Oude Hof, Kunst10daagse Bergen
Tolhuistuinfestival, Amsterdam
“Small format”, Kunsthaus Rehau, Germany
“Bridges - Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science”, Leeuwarden (cat.)
“4ieme Biennale 2008”, Marcigny, France (cat.)
“Ars Geometrica”, Pécs, Hungary
“Monochrome”, Gallery MTA-MADI, Györ, Hungary
”Sculpture and object”, Bratislava, Slovakia (cat.)
Artroute, Zijpe
“Contrasts”, Sculpture garden at Castle Sypesteijn (cat.)
“Le teorie di Madi”, Gallery Scoglio di Quarto, Milano, Italy (cat.)
“Concrete Art”, Gallery / Sculpture Garden 15A, Lochem
“Art Keukenhof”, Sculpture garden in the National Flower Parc, Lisse
“L'arte costruisce l'Europa”, Gallery G.B. Bosio, Desenzano sul Garda, Italy (cat.)
“Madi Internazionale”, Gallery Pisanello, Verona, Italy (cat.)
“Triangle-Háromszög”, Gallery MTA-Madi, Györ, Hungary
“Art & Mathematics”, Mathematical Association of America, San Diego, USA (cat.)

“Small format”, Gallery Konkret, Sulzburg, Germany
Sculpture park / Biennale of Sirmione, Italy (cat.)
Gallery / Sculpture Garden Het Oude Raadhuis, Hoofddorp
St. Joseph Gallery, Leeuwarden (also in 2005, 2003, 2002 and 2001)
Centro Cultural Isabel de Farnesio, Aranjuez, Spain (cat.)
“Salon”, Art Center Bergen

Biennale of Cairo, Museum of Modern Art, Cairo, Egypt (cat.)
“Bridges: mathematical connections in Art, Music and Science”, London, GB. (cat.)
“SupreMADIsm”, Int. Madi Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art, Moscow (cat.)
Museum Modern Art, Hünfeld, Germany (cat.)
“Mobil-3”, Gallery Z, Bratislava, Slovakia
“The Ratio”, Faculty Club University Twente, Enschede (cat.)

“Mobil-2”, Gallery MTA-MADI, Györ, Hungary
“Motiva”, international group exhibition, Congres Centre UN, Vienna, Austria (cat.)
“Mobil-1”, int. group exhibition, Centre d’Art Géométrique Orion, Paris, France (cat.)
“40 anni di attività”, Vismara Arte, Milan, Italy (cat.)
“Vertikal in Fläche und Raum”, int. group exhibition, Lübstorf, Germany (cat.)
"33 anni di Arte Struktura", Gallery Arte Struktura, Milaan, Italy (cat.)
Crystalic, Leeuwarden
Sculpture garden Cuijk
Galerie Stijl, Arnhem (also in 2004, 2003 and 2002)
"Temporary Museum for Modern Art", Schijndel (cat., publications)

Boterhal, Hoorn
Sculpture garden Cuijk
Gallery Vromans, Amsterdam
"Formato 20 x 20", int. Group exhibition, Gallery Arte Struktura, Milan, Italy

Allemanskerk, Stichting Pro Art, Oudkarspel
Boterhal, Hoorn

"20 years Boterhal", Artists Association de Boterhal, Hoorn
Gallery De Valk / Museum Het Hannemahuis, Harlingen
Sculpture park Artihove Art Centre, Bergschenhoek (also in 1999)

Sculpture Garden Amsteltuin, Amstelveen (also in 2000, 1999, 1998, 1996 & 1995)
Gallery De Valk, Harlingen / The Popta Castle, Marssum
Boterhal, Hoorn
"People from Alkmaar choose Art", Art Library Alkmaar (cat.)
Cultural center De Cirkel, Heemskerk

Gallery De Valk / Museum “Het Hannemahuis”, Harlingen

“New members at de Boterhal”, Boterhal, Hoorn

Gallery Anderwereld Katuin, Groningen (also in 1997)
Villa Eksternest / Creatief Integratie Centrum, Roeselare-Zilverberg, België

Gallery 4 Art, Alkmaar
Gallery Anderwereld Katuin, Groningen
Gallery and Sculpture parc Groeneveld, Almelo

Gallery De Voorruit, Groningen
Artmanifestation Culture parc De Hout, Alkmaar (also in 1992)
Gallery Art Show, Martinihal, Groningen

TNO, Apeldoorn (together with H.Erkelens)

“Geometric Concrete”, Sculpture garden Noorder Dierenpark, Emmen

Cultural Center De Vest, Alkmaar (solo-exhibition)
Artmanifestation Culture parc De Hout, Alkmaar
“Start – A selection of 10 years”, Hoofdkantoor Centraal Beheer, Apeldoorn (cat.)

Main office ABP, Heerlen (together with W.Sier)
“New acquisitions 1991”, Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar
Museum Jan Heestershuis, Schijndel (together with H.Kastelijn)

“Old church, young Art”, Amsterdam (cat.)
“Start 90”, Centraal Beheer, Apeldoorn

International projects :

“Music”, symposium, Oudon, France

“Dualidad”, Steel symposium, Comitán, Mexico
Stone symposium, Rosia Montana, Romania (cat.)
Steel symposium, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

“Less is more again”, Wood symposium, Haukivuori, Finland (cat.)

Public Art :

Design for a monumental sculpture in the middle of a resedential area for the city of Albrandswaard

A monumental sculpture, as a dynamic landmark near a sports hall, for the city of Krimpen aan den IJssel

Monumental sculpture as a mark near a municipal building for the city of Meppel.

Monumental sculpture as a celebration of “Freedom” in the city of Heerhugowaard

An interactive sculpture on the playground of a school in the city of Zevenaar
Design for a monumental sculpture at the entrance of the city of Voorschoten.

Design for a monument near a fire brigade station for the city of Steenwijk.

Design for a monument near a fire brigade station for the city of Huizen.
Design for an interactive sculpture on the playground of a school in Zevenaar

Monumental sculpture, at the entrance of a residential area in Heemskerk

Acquisitions / Collections :

2008 Sculpture Collection National Flower Parc “De Keukenhof”, Lisse
2005 Collection city of Schijndel
2002 Collection city of Schagen
1994 Collection city of Heemskerk
1991 Collection Stedelijk Museum, Alkmaar

Collection Art libraries SBK Amstelveen and Alkmaar
Collection "Formato 20 x 20" of the "Associazione Culturale Arte Struktura", Milan, Italy
Collection "La Casabianca - Museo della grafica d'Arte", Malo, Italy
Collection Mobile Madi Museum, Hungary
Collection “Planet Art”, Johannesburg, South-Africa
Collection “Arte e Spiritualità”, Brescia, Italy
Collection Museum Modern Art, Hünfeld, Germany



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