The work of Simon van Til (1985, The Netherlands) focuses on relations between world and image
through photography, sculpture and installation.
His practice is concerned with ideas of reality,
representation and abstraction, foregrounding
aspects of duality, self-reflexivity and circumstance.



For all inquiries, please contact
simonvantil@gmail.com

 

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Group exhibitions

2018   Back to the Future, the 19th century in the 21st century
2016   C/O Berlin / Berlin, DE

2018   Concepts of Time / Galerie LUMC Leids Universitair
2016   Medisch Centrum / Leiden

2018   Back to the Future, the 19th century in the 21st century
2016   Foam Fotografiemuseum / Amsterdam

2017   Sea Views / Rijksmuseum / Amsterdam
2016   Human Figure / Living, Giving / Museum Arnhem
2016   and various locations in the city of Arnhem /  (cat.)
2016   Parelgoud / Plaatsmaken / Museum Arnhem / Arnhem
2016   Snapshot of a larger order / De Noletloodsen
2016   De Ketelfactory / Schiedam /  (cat.)

2015   De Mesdag Collectie / The Hague
2015   When I Give, I Give Myself / Van Gogh Museum
2015   Amsterdam /  (cat.)
2015   Function Creep / De Ateliers / Amsterdam /  (cat.)
2015   The Amsterdam Trail / Dick Meijer Antiquities
2015   Amsterdam
2014   Homing II / Wilfried Lentz / Rotterdam
2014   Archeological Festival,  a 2nd hand history or
2014   improbable obsessions / Tartu Kunstimuuseum
2014   Tartu, EE /  (cat.)
2013   The rediscovery of the world / Huis Marseille
2013   Museum for Photography / Amsterdam /  (cat.)
2012   unexpressive / De Ketelfactory / Schiedam /  (cat.)
2012   Condensed Reality / MMKA Museum voor Moderne
2012   Kunst Arnhem / Arnhem
2010   O Fortuna / Museum Het Valkhof / Nijmegen /  (cat.)
2007   Fonkelnieuw / Museum Jan Cunen / Oss


Solo and duo exhibitions

2015   WAS IT A CAT I SAW / De Kleine Kapel
2015   Buitenplaats Koningsweg / Arnhem
2015   duo exhibition w/ Giovanni Giaretta
2014   One and the other / De Nederlandsche Bank
2014   Amsterdam / solo
2009   Atmospheric Optics / K13 / Velp / solo



  Collections

Huis Marseille Museum for Photography
Rijksmuseum
De Nederlandsche Bank
Ziekenhuis Rijnstate Arnhem
Private collections



Grants

2017   Werkbijdrage Bewezen Talent / Mondriaan Fonds
2014   Beurs Praktijkverdieping / Mondriaan Fonds
2011   Startstipendium / Mondriaan Fonds
2009   Startstipendium / Mondriaan Fonds


Education

2014-2016   De Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2003-2007   BFA, ArtEZ Hogeschool voor de Kunsten,
2003-2007   Arnhem, The Netherlands



Bibliography

2016   Exhibition catalogue / Living, Giving
2015   Published by Museum Arnhem
2015   Exhibition catalogue / When I Give, I Give Myself
2015   Published by Van Gogh Museum
2015   De Witte Raaf (BE) / Essay / Dominic van den
2015   Boogerd / Sluitertijd
2015   Exhibition catalogue / Offspring 2015 / Function
2015   Creep / Published by De Ateliers
2015   Catalogue / door het beeld door het woord
2015   Published by De Ketelfactory
2014   Catalogue / In Sight. Thoughts on the collection of
2014   De Nederlandsche Bank / Published by DNB
2014   Catalogue / de Marseillaise fifteen years of
2014   collecting
/ Published by Huis Marseille
2013   Exhibition catalogue / The rediscovery of the world
2015   Published by Huis Marseille
2013   Rekto Verso (BE) / Exhibition review
2013   De herontdekking van de fotografie

2013   Vrij Nederland / Fotografiespecial / Els Barents
2013   Moonlit Disk

2012   Kunstwordtterugkunst / Print magazine
2012   Kunstwordtterugkunst nr. 2 / Simon van Til
2012   Published by De Kleine Kapaciteit

2012   Trouw / Interview / Letter&Geest / Door het beeld
2012   Peter Henk Steenhuis / Hier verzamelt zich de tijd

   
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Studio view with
camera obscura,
August 2017