CV

Current 

PhD research in the arts into presentation within contemporary jewellery practices (2015 -2019, Hasselt University and PXL – MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE), within research group MANUFrACTURE).

Education

2014 – 2015 

  • Postgraduate Curatorial Studies, KASK School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

2013 – 2014

  • Master Object & Jewellery Design, PXL – MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE)

2010 – 2013

  • Bachelor Object & Jewellery Design, PXL – MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE)

Projects

2018

  • Round Table #4: Performing Jewelleryin collaboration with galerie beyond, Antwerp (BE), showing pieces and performances by Judith Bloedjes and Lodie Karkouss, hosted by Studio sieraad – Sint Lucas Antwerpen (BE), 1.07.2018
  • Moderator Social ‘media’ Club, in collaboration with Current Obsession Magazine as part of Munich Jewellery Week 2018, The Lovelace – A Hotel Happening, Munich (DE), 8.03.2018

2017

  • Round Table #3: Jewellery Interactions, in collaboration with galerie beyond, Antwerp (BE), taking place at San Serriffe, Amsterdam (NL), 18.11.2017, as part of Obsessed! Jewellery in the Netherlands, organised by Current Obsession.
  • Chrysalis, window display project, Beyond Fashion 3m2 Project Room, Antwerp (BE), 23.04 – 3.06.2017
  • Round Table #2: Platforms for Jewellery, in collaboration with and taking place at galerie beyond, Antwerp (BE), 23.04.2017
  • Winter Garden, window display project, Beyond Fashion 3m2 Project Room, Antwerp (BE), 26.01 – 11.03.2017
  • Round Table #1: Screens for Jewellery, in collaboration with and taking place at galerie beyond, Antwerp (BE), 26.01.2017

Exhibitions

2018

  • In Touch, curated by Anja Eichler and Katja Toporski as part of Munich Jewellery Week 2018,  Verein für Originalradierung, Munich (DE), 7 – 11.03.2018 (http://www.munichjewelleryweek.com/event/in-touch/) and at the Society of North American Goldsmith’s 47th Annual Conference entitled MADE: Makers Across Disciplines Engage, Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, Oregon (US), 23 – 26.05.2018
  • From Walter to Valerie, A research project wherein 24 jewellery designers explore industrial produced chains. A cooperation between the Jewellery Design department of St Lucas School of Arts Antwerp, Walter Fischer GmbH Co. and Valerie Traan Gallery. Valerie Traan Gallery, Antwerp (BE), 8.02 – 17.03.2018
  • From Walter to Diva, DIVA museum, Antwerp (BE) 5.05 – 6.05.2018

2017

  • Without a Jewel, curated by Judith Torzillo and Victoria Cleland, Melbourne City Library (AUS), 2.08.2017 – 2.09.2017, part of Radiant Pavilion 2017
    • art historian Kylie King wrote about Without a Jewel in the following article: https://artjewelryforum.org/the-revolutionary-object
  • Belgians and Swedes, Galerie Beyond, Antwerp (BE), 29.01 – 12.03.2017
  • PIKOH goes MAD, Provinciale Kunsthumaniora Hasselt in collaboration with PXL-MAD School of Arts (BE), 9.02 – 10.03.2017

2016

  • Swedes and Belgian Blues, Gallery Four, Gothenburg (SE), 2.09 – 1.10.2016
  • The best of 10 years Object & Jewellery/PXL-MAD School of Arts, Fashion Museum Hasselt (Be), 5.02.16 – 6.03.16
  • Audio Guide, made by No Performance Please. for The Image Generator, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp (BE), 5.02 – 28.02.2016

2015

  • Fifteen years of jewelry, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp (BE) 3.12.15 – 23.01.16
  • Looking for the in-between, Toegepast 20, Cultuurplatform Design and Z33, Hasselt (BE), 21.11.15 – 6.03.16
  • Transmission, curated by Sebastien Carré with the the help of Marianne Gassier, Studio 411 Galerie, Montpellier (FR), 20.10 – 12.12
  • David Huycke & students: best of 10 years MAD – Faculty, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau (DE), 4.10.2015 – 17.01.2016
  • Pheromone, Ah-won gallery, Seoul (KR), 8.07 – 17.07
  • Wearables for the Home, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp (BE), 30.04 – 27.06
  • The best of, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp (BE), 12.03 – 25.04
  • Talente 2015, during the International Trade Fair for the Skilled Trades, Munich, (DE), 11.03 – 17.03

2014

  • CONTAINERS in context, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp (BE), 4.12.2014 – 24.01.2015 (solo show)
  • W/O – We are the next generation, Week van het Ontwerpen, BUDAfabriek, Courtrai, (BE), 17.10 – 26.10
  • Marzee Graduate Show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL), 17.08 – 26.10
  • Zilvertalenten 14, Zilvermuseum, Antwerp (BE), 4.07 – 24.07
  • EXIT/14, Thor Park, Genk, (BE), 21.06 – 22.06
  • Et Luxuria Sancta, Hospitaalkerk, Ninove (BE), 10.05 – 8.06

As (co-)curator

2017

  • A-Z night #3: Show me – The Art of presenting, initiated by Cultuurplatform Design, Z33 House for Contemporary Art, Architectuurwijzer, PXL-MAD School of Arts, LUCA School of Arts, University of Hasselt, in collaboration with creative consultancy Cornelis Serveert, Villa Basta, Hasselt (BE), 17.10.2017
  • Exposé, a proposition by Benjamin Lignel, with guest curators Kristin d’Agostino (NZ/USA), Larissa Cluzet (FR), Ann-Kathrin Hartel (DE), Emmanuel Lacoste (FR), Lilian Mattuschka (IT), Susanne Schwarz (DE), Nadja Soloviev (DE) and Anneleen Swillen (BE). Exhibition at Musée du Bijou Contemporain – Espace Solidor, Cagnes – sur – mer (FR), 24.06.2017 – 17.09.2017. 

2015

  • Experience Ooga Booga, in collaboration with Current Obsession magazine and Inspiragency, Studio 47, Amsterdam (NL), 19.12.15.
  • No Performance Please. Concerning the impossibility of excluding performances.
    • Part I, SOIL collective, curated by Tebeac, These Things Take Time, Ghent (BE) 24.06 – 28.06
    • Part II, Rosa Sijben, curated by Tebeac, BUDA Arts Centre, Courtrai (BE) 4.07 – 19.07

Talks

2017

  • A-Z night #3: Show me – The Art of presenting, initiated by Cultuurplatform Design, Z33 House for Contemporary Art, Architectuurwijzer, PXL-MAD School of Arts, LUCA School of Arts, University of Hasselt, in collaboration with creative consultancy Cornelis Serveert, Villa Basta, Hasselt (BE), 17.10.2017
  • PhD seminar Reflective Scepticism – Critical presentation of research at The Cass University, London (UK), 25.05.2017

2016 

  • MAD-talks. A lecture series by researchers and teachers of the Object & Jewellery department, PXL-MAD, Hasselt (BE) 26.02.2016, Munich Jewellery Week, conference Room Galerie Handwerk, Munich (DE).

Internships 

2015

  • Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp (BE), 2.02 – 27.02

2013

  • Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL), 1.07 – 31.08

Masterclasses and workshops

2016

  • Selfie Now, a workshop by Ruudt Peters, Ravenstein (NL), 22.08 – 28.08

2014

  • Exhibitionism(s) with Benjamin Lignel, Sint-Lucas, Antwerp (BE), 24.03 – 28.03

2013

  • J-Lines with Gésine Hackenberg, PXL – MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE)

2012

  • Attraction/Repulsion with Märta Mattson, PXL – MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE)

2011 – 2013

  • Connecting Identities, a collaboration project with the BA of Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, United Kingdom (Caroline Broadhead), Saimaa University if Applied Sciences, Imatra, Finland (Nelli Tanner), Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, Slovakia (Karol Weisslechner), Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden (Karen Pontoppidan), Fachhochschule Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences, Düsseldorf, Germany (Herman Hermsen) and Object & Jewellery Design, Hasselt, Belgium (Dr. Karen Wuytens)

Teaching

Since the start of my PhD research in the arts in 2015 I teach assignments and workshops on jewellery, objects and presentation in the Bachelor Object & Jewellery at PXL-MAD School of Arts, Hasselt (BE)

Other

2016

  • Jurymember for the preselections of Kunstbende (category: fashion), CC de Bogaard, Sint-Truiden (BE), 5.03

2015

  • Jurymember for the preselections of Kunstbende(category: fashion), CC de Bogaard, Sint-Truiden (BE), Belgium, 28.02

Publications

  • DE BUYSERE, K. and SWILLEN, A. (2018) Round Table group conversations: how to present contemporary art jewellery to engage and broaden audiences. Findings, magazine of the Association for Contemporary Jewellery, issue 66, Spring 2018, pp. 13 – 14.
  • FABRICE, J. (2018) Anneleen Swillen, le bijou aux frontières du concept. Modelab Paris, issue 6, Spring – Summer 2018, pp. 32 – 33.
  • Publication accompanying the exhibition Without a Jewel, curated by Judith Torzillo and Victoria Cleland, Melbourne City Library (AUS), 2.08.2017 – 2.09.2017, part of Radiant Pavilion 2017
  • Publication accompanying the exhibition Exposé, a proposition by Benjamin Lignel, with guest curators Kristin d’Agostino (NZ/USA), Larissa Cluzet (FR), Ann-Kathrin Hartel (DE), Emmanuel Lacoste (FR), Lilian Mattuschka (IT), Susanne Schwarz (DE), Nadja Soloviev (DE) and Anneleen Swillen (BE). Musée du Bijou Contemporain – Espace Solidor, Cagnes – sur – mer (FR), 24.06.2017 – 17.09.2017. 
  • ART JEWELRY FORUM (2015) Shows and Tales. On Jewelry exhibition making. California: Art Jewelry Forum, p. 79 – 83. (MAD about SCHMUCK)
  • ATKINS, L. (2014) International Graduate Show 2014Marzee Magazine94 (August– October 2014), p. 8
  • DE SCHAUVRE, C. (2014) MAD about SCHMUCKKwintessens, 23 (2), p.88
  • D!NG magazine Three year anniversary issue https://issuu.com/ddyeux/docs/anniversery_issue_3_pages
  • ESTRADA, N. (2016) New Necklaces: 400 designs in contemporary jewellery. Barcelona: Promopress. P. 64
  • HERMSEN, H. en MAAS, B. (2012) Connecting Identities. (Catalogue for a travelling exhibition). Düsseldorf: Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences.
  • KWINTESSENS 2014), MakersKwintessens, 23 (3), p. 111.
  • Machteld Lambeets (Craft! – Ädellab) in conversation with Anneleen Swillen (2015) In: Craft! Konstfack Degree Exhibition 2016, 34 – 35.
  • PXL – MAD School of Arts (2014) EXIT/14 (catalogue for the exhibition EXIT/14 at Thor Park, Genk (BE), 20.06 – 22.06. 2014). Opglabbeek: Drukkerij Paesen.
  • MALEV, D. (2017) To the point. Pin mechanisms and brooch back design. Leipzig: Edition Winterwork. 134 – 135, and 138.
  • Transmission (catalogue published on the occasion of the exhibition Transmission at Galerie Studio 411, Montpellier (FR), 20.10 – 12.12.2015). Montpellier: Studio 411
  • ZILVERTALENTEN (2014) Zilvertalenten 2014. (Catalogue for the exhibition Zilvertalenten at Zilvermuseum 4.07 tot 24.07 2014) Zilvermuseum.

Self published

  • TEBEAC (2015) No Performance Please. Concerning the impossibility of excluding performance. Nederland: Pumbo

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