CONTACT - CV


Melody Toering, 1984
lives and works in Huissen and Wageningen
e-mail: melody.toering@gmail.com










Diploma’s/education
2009              Diploma Bachelor of Arts (honours), Fine Art, Utrecht school of the Arts (HKU)
2008              Diploma Bachelor of Education, 1st degree Visual Art & Design, HKU

2012 - now    Working at Beeldengalerij Het Depot in Wageningen, assisting the chairman of foundation Het Depot with exhibitions, artistic content and education

Exhibitions and work placements
2012              Kunst voor KiKa project, group exhibition with divers work incl. design
2011              Upcoming; residency at Kinderdijk (cancelled - other engagements)
2010              Group exhibition at CBKU, Utrecht with resulting work from the residency
2010              Artist in residence at the CBK graphic studio, Utrecht
2010 - now     Host and tourguide at Beeldengalerij Het Depot, Wageningen
2010              Duo-exhibition at Galerie Weert
2009              Group exhibition 'The class of 2009' at Gespot!, Amsterdam
2009              Group exhibition Fine Art, Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht
2009              Bronze casting at RietArt Gallery, Velp
2009 - 2012    Assistent QKunst art mediator, Utrecht
2008              Work placement at QKunst art mediation (Veronique Baar), Utrecht
2008              Group exhibition (graduation) at the HKU
2008              Group exhibition 'Woord en Beeld' (word & image) at the Domkerk, Utrecht
2006              Teaching project at the Stedelijk Gymnasium (secondary school), Utrecht

Commissions
2015              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2014              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2013              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2012              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2011              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2010              Verborgen belijning II (Linked), commission for Rabobank, Utrecht
2010              Verborgen belijning I (Alignment), commission for Rabobank, Utrecht
2010              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht
2009              Zero point (desk) commission for Utrecht School of Arts
2009              Group exhibition Demarrage at the Academie Galerie - HKU
2009              Teacher of the year award, HU University of Applied Sciences
2008 - 2009    Zero point (site specific) private commission, Fine Art dept. HKU 

Public collections 
2010              Installation Hidden alignment I, Rabobank Utrecht e.o., Maliebaan office
2014              Installation, Hidden alignment II, Rabobank Utrecht e.o., Maliebaan office

Publications
2010              Made you think, project magazine May 2010
2009              Graduation work: article in HKU catalogue 2009
2008              Article in Blend magazine Nov. 2008. By Bieneke van der Does

Nominations/awards
2009              Stipendium and one year residency at Blaricum, Dooyewaard Stichting, (winner 2009-2010)
2009              ArtOlive Young Talent award 2009 (nomination)