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GRID faces

Tjook showing «GRID Faces» at the Woodwalk 2015 – Photo Tone Lyngstad Nyaas

TJOOK (Marcel Dekker Devos)

Born in Warmond- The Netherlands 1958

Lives and works in Norway


solo exhibitions

2016    Tjook –  Fet Kunstforening, NO

2014    Galleri IKM . Oslo Museum .  Oslo, NO

2013    Sparebua Kunstutstilling . Kulturstrømmen  .  Fetsund, NO

1994    Glaa Cafe .  Arendal, NO

1987    Gallery Tussen Haakjes . Groningen, NL

1986    Gallery Penguinwool . Groningen, NL


group exhibitions

2017    Galleri Vinkelen . Duo Exhibition with Slavomir Polivka . Fetsund, NO

2017    Galleri BKD . Tønsberg, NO

2015    Woodwalk . Kulturfestival . Fetsund, NO

2014    Frogner Stasjonsgalleriet . Sørum kunstforening, NO

2014    Kunstutstilling Frogner . Flerbrukshuset . Sørumfestivalen, NO

2012    ‘Vannmonopol’ Installation .  Exhibition ‘Vann’, Fetsund, NO

1997     Summer Exhibition, Arendal Kunstforening . Arendal, NO

1996    Project ‘Helgener’ . Art CD-rom The Hague . Arendal, NO

1996    ‘Moisture Eater’- Center For Contemporary Art . The Hague, NL

1995    LAK gallery . Leiden, NL

1994    Sørlandsutstillingen, Kristiansand, NO

1991    ’Gender And Identity’ Artvideo . Birmingham, England

1985   Graduation Exhibition . Academy Minerva . Groningen, EL


education

1980 – 1985    Bachelor Fine Arts . Art Academy Minerva .Groningen, NL

1986 – 1992    Master Art & Personality Psychology .  University RUG/RUL . Leiden . NL

1995 – 1996   Interaction Design & Multi media Developer .  Digital learning NL


Recent Lectures

2017  Oslo kameraklubb – Fotbased Art / Tjook 1980 – 2017 . Olso, NO

Photography

2017  Tjook pictures from Pride parade 2010 – 2017 were acquired by Skeivt Arkiv / Bergen University, NO


Other activities

UX design – professional

Boardmember local cultural institutions

Local politician

Film and Photography, direction and production local tv(KOSTV)

Singer song writer. Qua dance, Rhubarb (NL) Tjook and the Husjband (No)