Wendelien van Oldenborgh
Wendelien van Oldenborgh is an artist who develops works whereby the cinematic format is used as a methodology for production and as the basic language for various forms of presentation. Written and produced in collaboration with participants over different scenarios, these works look at the structures that form and hinder society. Recent solo presentations include Future Footnotes, Significant Other, Vienna, 2018; tono lengua boca, CA2M Madrid, Madrid, 2019–2020; Cinema Olanda, Dutch Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2017; .As for the future., DAAD gallery, Berlin, 2017; and From Left to Night, The Showroom, London, 2015. Group exhibitions she has recently participated in include … of bread, wine, cars, security and peace, Kunsthall Wien, Vienna, 2020; …and other such stories, the Chicago Architecture Biennial, Chicago, 2019; and bauhaus imaginista, HKW Berlin, Berlin, 2019; Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, 2019–2020; and SALT Istanbul, Istanbul, 2020. Van Oldenborgh is a member of the (Dutch) Society for Arts and a recipient of the Dr. A.H. Heineken Prize for Art (2014). A monographic publication, Amateur, was published by Sternberg Press, Berlin; If I Can’t Dance, Amsterdam; and The Showroom, London in 2016. Van Oldenborgh lives and works in Berlin (d.d. June 2020).