Marijke de Goey

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Marijke de Goey
Born (1947-04-14) 14 April 1947 (age 68)[1]
Utrecht, Netherlands[2]
Education Gerrit Rietveld Academie
Known for Sculpture
Awards Art Award Gouda, 1985; Francoise van den Bosch, 1986; Royal Degree Knight of the Order of the Dutch Lion, 2001[3]
Dancing Square, Arnhem
Marijke de Goey's Mermaid at Alan Gibbs' The Farm in New Zealand

Marijke de Goey (Utrecht, 14 April 1947) is a Dutch visual artist.[4]

Biography[edit]

De Goey was born in Utrecht, Netherlands and studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam between 1974 and 1979.[5] Her work ranges from large monumental sculptures to sculptural paintings and small table sculptures and jewellery.[6] She has regular exhibitions all over the world.

In 1985 she received the Art Award of the City of Gouda and in 1986 she was the recipient of the Francoise van den Bosch Award, Boijmans-van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam. In 2001 she was recognized with the Order of Orange-Nassau.[7]

Projects[edit]

Her notable projects amongst others include:[8]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Schmidt, Maurits : Marijke de Goey (1997) V+K Publishing, Blaricum ISBN 9066119411
  • de Goey, Marijke; Mertz, Paul; Schmidt, Maurits; Lewin, Pauline (ed.): Heartline (2001)
  • de Goey, Marijke: Rake Lijnen (2011) Bergarde Galleries, Heerjansdam ISBN 9789075352931

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