Personal data: Name: Klaas Koetje Adress: Zuiderpark 1007 9724 AK Groningen, Netherlands email: info@klaaskoetje.nl 0031(0)503182465 / 0610585917 Curriculum Vitae : 4-10-1958 Wildervank Netherlands Autodidact multimedia (video, sound, text, performance)

Since 01-01-2012 member of advisory council on art and design city of Leeuwarden, Netherlands

on-going stuff: performancegroup De Zoete Hanen . see below for links/Reviews on art for Kunsthuis Syb Beetsterzwaag and Tubelight (magazine). see also recensies(reviews) section of this site

of all activities listed below you can find elsewhere on this site video-clips, photographs, pieces of text, links to other sites etc.

April 29th 2017 Code Rood, Arnhem, Netherlands Video-installation: DQ1704

April 19-23 2017 OUT OF THE BLUE (edition II), The Chapel, Brussels Belgium Video screening Virtual Painting #1, organised by Greylight Projects

May 22nd 2016 Biotopendag, Groningen/Haren, Netherlands Joint presentation with Martijn Schuppers: Video "Wallhouse" projected on and in a reconstruction of the installation by Martijn in Wall House #2(John Hejduk), 15-17 April 2016

September 14-26 2015 20 ans d'expositions, l'Assaut de la Menuiserie, St. Etienne, France Jubilee of the gallery. Group show with Marie Mestre, Wandrille Duruflé and Jean-Baptiste Sauvage The Fan Man performed in French for the vernissage

September 12 - November 8 2015 The Hills Are Alive With The Sounds Off Muzak, Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem, Netherlands. Soundsculpture Pandora's Muzak Box

October 11th 2014 Nacht van de Liefde, Leeuwarden, Netherlands Performance De Zoete Hanen 'Hartzeer'

September 13th 2014 Greidhoekfestival, Wommels, Netherlands Performance De Zoete Hanen

July 15th 2012 Open Ateliers 2012 Groningen, Netherlands Performance The Fan Man at Hamrik Performance Festival and Triptych Feeling Good at Fort Alfa , solo  

March 2011 Blind Tom by Jan. H. de Hartog Netherlands main character in short western movie in collaboration a.o. with Wouter Jansen (Hungry Bears Don't Dance)  

January 24th - February 6th 2010 Greylight Projects Hoensbroek (Heerlen), Netherlands Virtual Painting #3 (Tryptik on show windows) , solo  

June 24th - October 31st 2009 Höhler Biennale Gera, Germany LOOP #2 , group exhibition  

June 12, 27 & July 3, 2009 COM/PLOT De Fabriek, Eindhoven, Netherlands video-installation, Contribution to project by Kor Smeenge and Geertjan van Ouwendorp  

February 27th - March 9th 2009 NOK 3 Museum Belvédère Heerenveen, Netherlands videographics, presentation Sign, Videoskoop  

December 2008 Publishing in literary magazine Noachs Kat Amancio. Dutch only 

September 6th 2008 LIVE CINEMA Performance Extrapool Nijmegen, Netherlands: video-sound performance, in collaboration with Kasper van Hoek  

6 June to 27 July 2008 SYNTHESIS Roodkapje Rotterdam, Netherlands: beamer-installation LOOP, group exhibition  

20 June 2008 ROCK N ROLL La Serre Ecole des Beaux Arts, Saint Etienne, France: performance with Alto Clark (a.k.a. Benjamin Triouleyre)  

20 to 29 June 2008 L'Assaut de la Menuiserie Saint Etienne, France: video-installation DQStE0806  

9, 10, 11 November 2007 Audio Office #2 Groningen, Netherlands: video-installation DQG0711, group exhibition  

1 September to 18 September 2007 Aus Niederlande. Videowerke Zero project Berlin, Germany. Videographic #8, group exhibition.

December 2006 to March 2007 'Beauty Unrealized', PSWAR, Amsterdam, Netherlands, group exhibition.

November 3, 2006: Contribution to 'Club de Gootsteen' by Steven Jouwersma, FMI, Groningen, Netherlands

October 2006 Project Wildbeaming, organised by Sign, Groningen, Netherlands, beaming in public space. Place de la Republique - video on smoke curtain, Grote Markt, Groningen It never rains on Google Earth - internet and textgraphics, several locations in Groningen

July-October 2006 The Process and The Hanging as part of the exhibition 'The Nature of Painting' by Martijn Schuppers, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands

June 2006, Galerie Melk, Texel, Netherlands: Exhibition of poem 'Melk' as part of the exhibition by Ineke Kuiper and Patrick Tanghe.

January/February 2006 Kunsthuis Beetsterzwaag, Netherlands 'Domus Quadrigemina'. Solo exhibition. Video installation.

Fall 2005 Documentary 'The Process and The Hanging'. Documentary which shows the realisation of a showpiece by painter Martijn Schuppers for the renewed building of the Council for the Judiciary , The Hague, Netherlands.

February 2005 Publishing in Poetry Magazine Krakatau: Woensdag (tot en met zaterdag kans op nachtvorst); first day of the collection which is created under the workingtitle Samtex

Since 2005 Participant in Videoskoop by Sign, Groningen, Netherlands; dvd with Videographics (early works)

A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man (finishing a part of segment XI) - a video (august 2004; apprx. 8 minutes)

April 18-21 2004 Amsterdam, Public Space with A Roof: Loop, a virtual irreality (beamer installation)

Contribution (videorecording and advising) to De Ferkearde Wei, (February 2004) a multimedia dance performance by Sytze Pruiksma, Henry J. Alles and Peter Kadar

Writing (one novel Oud IJzer 2001 finished, not published; some short stories and working amongst other stuff on a poetryproject called Samtex right now) Joined performancegroup De Zoete Hanen. Recent performances: Puintuin Groningen; Cyberspace at Noisivision Breda; Opening Infirmerie (Centre for the Arts) Leeuwarden; PresentationWaddenkunstprijs Harlingen; Performance Fergean 30-1-05) Screenplay and editing 'Flight to the lair of the sea serpent', a film by Helmer Andersen ( January 2004) Reviews on art for Kunsthuis Syb Beetsterzwaag and Tubelight (magazine).

August 2002.Golven (Waves) a soundinstallation of twelve mariphones in a darkened beach-cabin with a flexible floor. Part of the group exhibition Cabanes, Texel, Holland,

April, May and June 2001. 2001 Co-operating with Point de Vue Disposition et Murmure by Henry J. Alles/Vista Works consisting of: Beersoup, homemade, gallery consumed at Kunsthuis Syb, Beetsterzwaag The Napkin Trail, stage 2001, a collection of Dutch-Anglo aphorisms on napkins put in boxes which were for sale. Eating and drinking Andy Warhol, Performing for videofilm of Rodney Artiles (Groningen, Paris, Oakland (CA)). The Napkin Trail and the video of Rodney Artiles travelled along with Point de Vue etc. which besides Kunsthuis Syb in Beetsterzwaag also was to be seen and experienced in Las Palmas Rotterdam in

January 2000 Comeback, Feedback wallinstallation Groupexhibition Sign, Groningen

december 1999 Text catalogue De Rondeling voor Eerste Nederlandse Legpuzzel Caf?van H.J. Alles/Vista Works, (First Dutch Jigsaw Cafe)

April 1991 Publication short story Het Dopplereffect in De Gids.

1982-1988 several exhibitions and performances with video-art in places like HCAK (Centre for Actual Art The Hague) Den Haag; Pictura Dordrecht; Grand Theatre Groningen; Veenlust, Veendam