Mariken Dumon




 

Artist | Designer | Glassblower

Belgian nationality

 

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

2011 – 2013 Research Training Sessions, LUCA School of Arts, Architecture and Design, Brussels/Ghent (B)
2008 – 2009 Glassblowing, Kosta Glass School (SE)
2003 – 2007 Master in the Visual Arts, Three-dimensional Design, Ceramics and Glass
Institute for Higher Education in the Sciences and the Arts, Sint – Lucas Visual Arts, Ghent (B)
2006 Erasmus study period: Ceramics and Glass, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College (UK)

 

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015 Guest lecturer, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON (CAN)
2015 Artist-in-residence, Corning Museum of Glass, NY (USA)
2010 – 2013 Lecturer, LUCA School of Arts, Sint-Lucas Visual Arts, Department Glass, Ghent (B)
2012 Guest lecturer, Tomas Bata University, Zlín (CZ)
2012 Invited artist and speaker, International Glass Symposium, Rona, Lednické Rovne (SK)
2011 Teacher, Academy of Fine Arts, Mechelen (B)
2010 Teacher, Institute for Arts and Crafts (IKA), Mechelen (B)
Since  2009 Artist, designer, glassblower
2007 – 2008 Assistant at Glasturm GbR, LWL – Industriemuseum, Glashütte Gernheim (D)

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017 Celibataire Divas, Herkenrode Refuge, Hasselt (B)
XY, Glazen Huis, Flemish Centre for Contemporary Glass Art, Lommel (B)
2016 Jong Bloed, Kluisbergen (B)
Winter show, Cecilia Jaime Gallery, Gent (B)
Colours of the Sky, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Zeedijk 816, Knokke (B)
‘Sacrale wervels’, Brabantdamkerk, Gent (B)
Summer Camp #3, Cecilia Jaime Gallery, Gent (B)
Glass-works III, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Zeedijk 816, Knokke (B)
Glassworks II, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal in Museum L, Roeselare-Zilverberg (B)
Belgium Art and Design, Eskimofabriek, Gent (B)
2015 Glass-works, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Heusden – Zolder (B)
Ceci n’est pas une bouteille, MUDAC Musée de design et d’art appliqués contemporaine, Lausanne (CH)
België – Belgique – Belgien – Belgium, Galerie Handwerk, Handwerkskammer für München und Oberbayern (D)
Ceci n’est pas une bouteille, Museé valaisan de la Vigne et du Vin, Sierre (CH)
Madame est Servie, WCC – BF, Mons (B)
2013 European Triennale for Ceramics and Glass, WCC – BF, Mons (B)
By Design For Design, White Box, Bozar, Brussel (B)
2012 Artonivo, Brugge (B)
European Glass Context, Bornholm (DK)
National Glass Museum, Leerdam (NL)
Glass Museum Rona, Lednické Rovne (SK)
2011 Glass match: Belgium – The Netherlands,
Bernardine de Neeve Glass Prize, Glazen Huis, Flemish Centre for Contemporary Glass Art, Lommel (B)
Dutch Design Year, Eindhoven (NL)
De Invasie, C-mine, Genk (B)
‘The New Harvest‘, Design Flanders Gallery, Brussels (B)
Diafaan V, Ghent (B)
Talente, München (D)
2010 Lineart, Gallery Marc van Meensel, Flanders Expo Ghent (B)
‘Er was eens…‘ Transfo Zwevegem (B)
‘The taste of glass’, Glazen Huis, Flemish Centre for Contemporary Glass Art, Lommel (B)
Glasroute, Lier (B)
2009 Diafaan IV, Ghent (B)
Det dukade bordet, Lilla Björka, Lammhult (SE)
2008 ‘Glasplastik und Garten‘, Munster (D)
2007 Graduation Project, Oude Veeartsenij, Ghent (B)

 

WORK IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Corning Museum of Glass (USA)
Slovak Glass Museum, Lednické Rovne (SK)
LWL-Industriemuseum, Glashütte Gernheim (D)
 

AWARDS, GRANTS

2016 – 2019 Grant, Flemish Government, Department Culture, Arts and Heritage
2012 Grant, Design Flanders
2011 Winner of the Bernardine de Neeve Glass Prize
2009 Scholarship, Flemish Government, Department Culture, Arts and Heritage
2008 Scholarship, Design Flanders

 

PUBLICATIONS

Augustijn, P., “Glasinterland België – Nederland met de Bernardine De Neeve-prijs”, in: Fjoezz, 2011, no. 3, p. 7.
Braesel, M., “Talente 2011”, Exh. cat. München (Internationalen Handwerksmesse), 2011, p. 27.
Dumon, M., “Glasblazen in Murano”, in: Feeling, 2011, no. 10, p. 204 – 208.
Dumon, M., “Movement and motion. Research on blown glass in craft, design and the arts”, in: Reflections, 2013, p. 2 – 9.
Gerards – Nelissen, I., “De Bernardine de Neeve-prijs 2011”, ‘s-Gravenhage: Vereniging van Vrienden van Modern Glas, 2011, p. 46 – 53.
Maes, J. (ed.), “De smaak van glas”, Lommel: Het Glazen Huis, 2010, p. 40.
“Mariken Dumon wint Bernardine de Neeve-prijs”, in: Fjoezz, 2011, no. 4, p. 37.
PiL, L., “Mariken Dumon zoekt eigentijds antwoord op traditie”, in: Kunsttijdschrift Vlaanderen, 2014, no. 4, p. 9 – 11.
Pil, L., “Playful, critical and intensive”, in: Kwintessens, Vlaams tijdschrift over design en mode, 2012, no. 1, p. 30 – 35.
Sato, R., “The taste of glass”, in: Neues Glass/New Glass, 2010, no. 3, p. 31.
Tschumi, B., “Wine, poetry in bottles, Robert Stevenson”, “Ceci n’est pas une bouteille!”, Exh. cat. Lausanne / Sierre (Musée de design et d’arts appliqués contemporains / Musée valaisan de la Vigne et du Vin), 2015, p. 19-20, 51.
Valcke, J. (ed.), “Portfolio”, in: Kwintessens, Vlaams tijdschrift over vormgeving en mode, 2010, no. 3, p. 35.
Valgaeren, P. J., Maris, L., “Celibataire Divas, Hedendaagse kunst in de Herkenrode Refuge”, Exh. cat. Hasselt (Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal), 2017.
 

ADDITIONAL COURSES, INTERNSHIPS AND STUDYTRIPS, several glass centres throughout Europe (selection)

Internship at Kosta Boda Glassworks (SE), assistant glassblower at Provinciaal Archeologisch Museum Velzeke (B), glassblowing workshop by Andrea Zilio at Abate Zanetti School Murano (I), glassblowing workshop by Colin Rennie and James Maskrey at Museé-Atelier du Verre Sars-Poteries (F), many studytrips.