February 2015 - Volkskrant Beeldende Kunstprijs at Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

February 2015 - Solo presentation at Art Rotterdam with Francis Boeske Projects

January 2015 - Words On Paper Words In Books, new book!

December 2014 - Drawing Centre Diepenheim

September 2014 - √ąpos Press Tekeningenprijs nomination

For The Record - Groupshow at KRETS - Malmö curated by Plan B projects

February 2014 - Prospects & Concepts

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October 2013 - A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN, solo exhibition at Kunstenlab Deventer

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August 2013 - OPEN STUDIO INVITATION

June 2013 - VOUS ETES ICI presentation at The Solo Project Basel

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March 2013, LOOSE ENDS - group exhibition at Circa...Dit, Arnhem with Fred Bervoets and Barend van Hoek curated by Lieven Hendriks

January 2013 - Linocut for an original graphic book by Lubok Verlag (Leipzig) and Printroom (Rotterdam)

January 2013 - Linocut for an original graphic book by Lubok Verlag (Leipzig) and Printroom (Rotterdam)

October 2012 - SIMULACRUM, JELLY, PEAKS, PARALLAX, group exhibition at Kers Gallery Amsterdam with Thomas I'Anson and Niek Hendrix

October 2012 - KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, solo exhibition at Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

April 2012 - solo exhibition at Schrank8, Home Gallery of graphic guru Hansje van Halem

April 2012 - exhibition poster for Schrank8 by Hansje van Halem

Work

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS, installation view at Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS, installation view at Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS, installation view at Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS, installation view at Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

2014

NOW HERE / NO WHERE, pencil on paper, 61 x 42 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #030, pencil on patternpaper, 70 x 50 cm

092, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

076, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

EXTENDED YING YANG TITTITWISTER, mixed media and collage on paper, 192 x 136 cm

A DIFFERENT INDIFFERENT, ink on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm

DO NOT RUN DO NOT CRY PLEASE LEAVE SLOWLY, ink on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm

LE MONDE ENTIER EST UN CACTUS, ink on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm

HELL O HELL NO, ink on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm

IF YOU DONT THEN YOU WONT - installation view at Vous Etes Ici

089, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

087, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

CENTREPIECE, mixed media and collage on paper, 181 x 135 cm

SUNSHADE #3, ink on holographic paper, 70 x 50 cm

PROCRASTINATION OCCUPATION, pencil on paper, 81 x 63 cm

2013

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN - installation view at Kunstenlab Deventer

020, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

003, silkscreen on high gloss paper (unique), 100 x 70 cm

BIDDELMURG, installation view at CBK Zeeland

YOUR RED / MY GREEN, pencil on paper, 35 x 25 cm

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN - installation view at Kunstenlab Deventer

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN, pencil on paper, 30 x 21,8 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #27, pencil on paper by Hansje van Halem, 35 x 23 cm

BIDDELMURG, installation view at CBK Zeeland

PATTERNPATTERN #17, pencil on patternpaper, 29 x 21 cm

INCONSISTENT/CONSISTENTLY, pencil on paper, 34 x 23 cm

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN - installation view at Kunstenlab Deventer

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN - installation view at Kunstenlab Deventer

A HAMMOCK BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE, mixed media on paper, 186 x 286 cm

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN - installation view at Kunstenlab Deventer

PATTERNPATTERN #15, pencil on patternpaper, 70 x 49 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #16, pencil on patternpaper, 70 x 49 cm

DE PIJP - WANNEER IK AAN DE PIJP DENK KNED KI NAA, instalation view

PATTERNPATTERN #14, pencil on used record sleeve, 30,5 x 30,5 cm

2012

MULTITITLED #5 (Forever YES), mixed media on paper, 185 x 100 cm

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, bleach, acrylics, ink and pencil on paper, 64,5 x 50 cm

UNTITLED (TAPTAPTAP), bleach, acrylics, ink and pencil on paper, 64,5 x 50 cm

MULTITITLED #4 (another magnum opus), mixed media on paper, 194,5 x 136 cm

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, installation view at Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

PATTERNPATTERN #11, pencil on patternpaper, 47 x 32 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #12, pencil on patternpaper, 70 x 49 cm

MULTITITLED #3 (billy blue balls), mixed media on paper, 200 x 75 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #10, pencil on patternpaper, 55 x 38 cm

DYSLECTIC DANDIES - Imaginary Band #168, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

ENDLESS NAMEDROP - Imaginary Band #167, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

TRAIL AND TERROR - Imaginary Band #165, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, installation view at Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

CIGARETTE BUTT SLUTS - Imaginary Band #163, ink and collage on paper, 32 x 45 cm

KAMERPLANT COMPOSITIE - Imaginary Band #161, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, installation view at Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

AAAIIKAARAAMB - Imaginary Band #157, ink and collage on paper, 32 x 45 cm

THE PAPER BEINGS - Imaginary Band #156, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

GLUCKWURST - Imaginary Band #155, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 30,5 cm

THE TIPLESS ICEBERG - Imaginary Band #154, Ink and Collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

R-A-N-D-O-M-O-D-R-E-R - Imaginary Band #158, ink and collage on paper, 45 x 32 cm

THE SAD SUNBATHERS, pencil on paper, 42 x 35 cm

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES, installation view at Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

2011

LA LA LANGWEILIG, pencil and collage on paper, 186 x 184,5 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #4, pencil on patternpaper, 29,6 x 21 cm

PATTERNPATTERN #5, pencil on patternpaper, 29,6 x 21 cm

UNTITLED, steel and paint, 270 x 180 x 90 cm

GRAPHIC DETOUR, installation view at Direktorenhaus Berlin

MULTITITLED #2 (THE DRAWING CLUB), pencil on paper, 186 x 140 cm

COHEN TAZZLER - IMAGINARY BAND #153, ink on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

15 YEAR OLD ME - Imaginary Band #152, ink on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm

WUNDERBAR/FURCHTBAR, pencil on paper, 29,1 x 21 cm

ITS ALL SOME, pencil and tape on paper, 28 x 21 cm

MULTITITLED #1, mixed media on paper, 164 x 122 cm

THE DEPRESSED COLORWHEEL - Imaginary Band #150, Mixed Media on paper. 2 x 33 x 33 cm

2010

RANDOM GENERATORS - Imaginary Band #146, mixed media on paper, 2 x 33 x 33 cm

MIXTAPE REMIX - Imaginary Band #145, mixed media on paper, 2 x 33 x 33 cm

THE HAPPY DOOR - Imaginary Band #143, mixed media on paper, 2 x 33 x 33 cm

YOUR BROWSER SEND A REQUEST THAT THIS SERVER COULD NOT UNDERSTAND, ink on paper, 220 x 150 cm

THE BEAST BURGER - Imaginary Band #142, ink on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

THESE DISAPPEARING DAYS - Imaginary Band #124, ink and acryl on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

2009

TWO LEFT FEET - Imaginary Band #125, acryl and ink on paper, 21 x 14,7 cm

LAYERLAYERLAYER - Imaginary Band #122, acryl and ink on paper, 21 x 14,7 cm

1UP KOEN TASELAAR, installation view at 21rozendaal Enschede

LAZY BEAR - Imaginary Band #111, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

IDIOT VILLAGES - Imaginary Band #113, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

THE FRIENDLY FISHMAN - Imaginary Band #110, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

BOTTLEHUNTER - Imaginary Band #109, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

THE FRIENDS - Imaginary Band #105, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

THE TRENDMANAGERS - Imaginary Band #100, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

CAFFEINE KIDS - Imaginary Band #93, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

THE INSIDE JOKERS - Imaginary Band #97, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

1UP KOEN TASELAAR, installation view at 21rozendaal Enschede

THE STARTISTS - Imaginary Band #96, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

OVERLAPPERS - Imaginary Band #92, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

ANTI FAHRRAD - Imaginary Band #90, ink on paper 21 x 14.8 cm

THE GOOGLERS - Imaginary Band #79, ink on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

THE FIXED BREAKS - Imaginary Band #72, ink on paper, 21 x 14,7 cm

2008

THE AAARRRTTTSSS - Imaginary Band #55, ink on paper, 21 x 14,7 cm

THE TRIANGLES - Imaginary Band #63, ink on paper, 21 x 14,7 cm

FINERLINERS - Imaginary Band #60, ink on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

THE SKYSCRAPER - imaginary band #51, ink on paper, 21 x 14,8 cm

28 BOATS, ink and marker on paper, 200 x 150 cm

2007

THE KOMETS - Imaginary Band #1, ink on paper, 20 x 20 cm

Books

WANNEER IK AAN DE PIJP DENK KNED KI NAA - 2013

THESE MODERN BUGS 2.0 - 2010

BIG WORDS EMPTY CHORDS - 2009

CV

1986 Rotterdam, the Netherlands
currently lives and works in Rotterdam
koen.taselaar@gmail.com

Het Wilde Weten
Robert Fruinstraat 35
3021 XB Rotterdam
www.hetwildeweten.nl

Represented by Francis Boeske Projects
Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 41A
1033 RC Amsterdam-Noord
www.francisboeskeprojects.nl

Solo exhibitions

2016

NOT YET TITLED

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam

2015

ART ROTTERDAM SOLO PRESENTATION WITH FRANCIS BOESKE PROJECTS

Art Rotterdam

2014

IF YOU DONT THEN YOU WONT

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

2013

A LEMON LOOKING FOR A GIN

Kunstenlab Deventer

2012

KEIN STRESS ALLEIN YES

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

SCHRANK8 PRESENTS KOEN TASELAAR

Schrank8 Amsterdam


Group exhibitions

2015

NEOMETRICS

Nest Den Haag

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS

Stedelijk Museum Schiedam

OPEN STUDIOS

Het Wilde Weten Rotterdam

2014

SCHITTEREND ISOLEMENT

Drawing Centre Diepenheim

IMC2014

3331 Arts Chiyoda Tokyo

FOR THE RECORD

Krets Malmo

EPOS PRESS DRAWING AWARD

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

K4K

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam

PROSPECTS AND CONCEPTS

Van Nelle Fabriek Rotterdam

WELCOME TO THE IMAGESPHERE

MOTI Breda

2013

RADIO CALLING

Tent Rotterdam

THE MULTIPLE SHOW 3

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

MAG INTERNATIONAL

Be-Part Waregem

PAINT?

Pablo's Birthday New York

DRIVEN BY HEROES

CBK Middelburg

LUBOK 11

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam

LOOSE ENDS

Circa...Dit Arnhem

SHAAN SYED & CHARLIE ROBERTS & KOEN TASELAAR

Vous Etes Ici booth at Art Rotterdam

ZWART&WIT/BLACK&WHITE

Gorcums Museum Gorinchem

2012

SIMULACRUM, JELLY, PEAKS, PARALLAX

Kers gallery Amsterdam

GRAPHIC DETOUR

Freiraum Quartier21 International Vienna

THE KIDS ARE ALLRIGHT

Kunsthal Rotterdam

AQUISITION

Kunsthal Rotterdam

ROLLERCOASTER

MOTI Breda

A PERFECT DAY

Westergasfabriek Amsterdam

DESIGN OF THE YEAR AWARD 2012

Design Museum London

THE MULTIPLE SHOW 2 PART 2

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

2011

GRAPHIC DETOUR

Direktorenhaus Berlin

I WISH I LOVED THE HUMAN RACE

Arti et Amicitiae Amsterdam

THE MULTIPLE SHOW 2

Vous Etes Ici Amsterdam

SWEATBOXING 2

LETO Gallery Warsaw

GRAPHIC DETOUR

Graphic Design Museum Breda

SWEATBOXING

Showroom MAMA Rotterdam

CONNECTING THE PAST AND THE FUTURE

Graphic Design Museum Breda


Nominations/Grants


SUNDAYMORNING@EKWC

Recidency/Grant

VOLKSKRANT BEELDENDE KUNSTPRIJS 2015

Nomination

EPOS PRESS DRAWING AWARD 2014

Nomination

PROPOSAL NOORD ZUIDLIJN 2013

Sketch Assignment

STARTSTIPENDIUM 2012/2013

Grant

DESIGN OF THE YEAR AWARD 2012

Nomination
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