CV Maaike Fransen


name: Maaike Lucia Fransen born: 17-05-1987 nationality: Dutch


2015 – 2019 Sandberg Institute- MA Arts & design temporary department: ‘Fashion Matters’
2005 – 2010 BA ‘Design Academy Eindhoven’ Cum-Laude department Man&Identity
1999 – 2005 Oostvaarderscollege Almere
VWO cultuur & maatschappij


2017 winner of the yearly PIG prize, awarded by Henrik vibskov, Copenhagen
2015 Pippin and the pursuits of life *, Award for ‘best use of fashion’ at Berlin Fashion Filmfestival
2013 – 2014 1 year talent-development subsidy by Stimuleringsfonds voor creatieve industrie
2013 – 2014 Melkweg-award: most authentic graduation project of the year
2011 Keep an Eye Grant: graduation project ‘Peripaetic paraphernalia’


Slater Bradley, New York
Lucy mcRae, Amsterdam
Henrik Vibskov studio, Kopenhagen


2020 online-exhibition, LANGart, Amsterdam
2019 ‘The Straight Wrinkly Bananabench’ Installation at Novo-Nordisk DK, icw ArtRebels
2019 ‘donation sculpture #2’ comissioned & bought by Niew Dakota, permantenty exhibited
2019 ‘Pink Pancake Pyramid’ performance at Sandberg-institute year-opening
2019 ‘Rolling Donut’ performance at Pioniersnacht Camping Buitenland
2019 ‘Buttockfountain’ performance at LA SPA-festival Camping Buitenland
2019 SOLO exhibition & performance-loop ‘Comfort Zone(s)’, at the Art-chapel (icw MILK)
2019 ‘The Duck’ performance op ROOF festival (ism MILK)
2017 graduationshow Sandberg Institut, MA Arts/design
2017 installation & performance collaboration with artist /photographer Heikki Kaski, Gotenborg.
2016 ‘STAGES OF GRIEF’ photo-series of 5 bodysculptures for Kesssels&Kramer magazing ‘DOOD’
2015 SIESTA CACTUS, inter-active installation at exhibition space10 Copenhagen
2015 MAAIKEA furnitures at opening & exhibition in space10 Copenhagen
2014 HOARDING(DIS)ORDER Show at the Amsterdam Fashion Week
2013 expo ‘Neck-plus-Ultra’ Henrik Vibskov, Galerie des Galeries in Paris
2012 ‘37 graden’ Galerie ’37 Graden’ Haarlem
2012 ‘Ultrabody’ group-exhibition, Castelo storzesco Milan with ‘painting-glove’
2012 group-exposition ‘Temporary nomad-particles’ Krabbendans Eindhoven
2012 group exposition ‘future travels’ Galerie de Leeuw, Den Haag
2011 graduationprojects on graduationshow DAE during Dutch Design week
2011 ‘hairy t-shirts & film’ expositie human jewelry in TAK Eindhoven
2011 peep-show, performance &movie, one day-artresidencie on 2011 ‘incubate’ Tilburg performance/expo Berlin on exposition ‘multiple-choise’
2009 exposition ‘gejaagd door de wind’ zuiderzeemuseum Enkhuizen
2008 collection NL for NII Duch Designweek 09 Eindhoven [NL]
2008 wooden puppet on exposition ‘Family of form’ in Desighuis Eindhoven


2019 Artist-talk & 3-day-body-sculpture workshop at ‘ArtEZ’ ( Academy of Art & Design Arnhem )
2017 – 2019 Guest teacher ‘Morphology-classes’ to master-students at Academy van Bouwkunst
2014 talk and performances at 90-minutes of FRAME at Pakhuis de Zwijger