Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Ronald Cornelissen

National Harpoon’s Animal House

Top Pick

Fatos Üstek, Curator, Art Night 2017


by Tom Morton, writer, curator and contributing editor of Frieze

Year 2016
Medium Pencil, ink & watercolour on paper
Dimensions 22.5 x 29.6 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Wed 26 April, 2017 at 9:00pm

Ronald Cornelissen:

Ronald Cornelissen (b. 1960, Beverwijk, Netherlands) lives and works in Rotterdam. Studied at AKV St. Joost Academy in Breda (1983-1988). Cornelissen makes drawings, sculptures and installations. Between 2000 and 2007 he also published WORMHOLE Magazine. He was winner of Prix Canson (2011). Select exhibitions include Back In Business, Bernard Jordan Gallery/Studio Wolfensberger, Zurich, Switzerland (2016); Hoogvliet Mon Amour, Bernard Jordan Gallery, Paris, France (2016); Ground/Grond, Drawing Centre Diepenheim, Diepenheim, Netherlands (2015); Tomorrow Never Knows, Arti et Amicitae, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2015); Panda Sex,  State of Concept, Athens, Greece (2014); The City, the Artists and the Museum, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2013); The Traveller, TENT, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2012); Solo presentation, Fonds Canson, Slick Art Fair Brussel, Wild Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (2012); Paysage Mental, le dessin sans dessein, Musée Eugène Le Roy, Tourcoing, France (2011); ROHR, Gallery Bernard Jordan Zurich, Swizerland (2010); In the Backyard of Kings, ARTBox, Thessaloniki, Greece (2010); SHOOT, Maison d'Art Contemporain Chailloux, Fresnes, France (2009); Moth, Instituto Buena Bista, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles (2008); Natural Law (with Princess Dragonmom), Busan Biennale, Busan, South-Korea (2008); New Sun, Locust Projects, Miami, USA (2008); Recent Drawings, De Hallen, Haarlem, Netherlands (2006); Galerie de l’École Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Marseille, Marseille, France (2003); and Alien Love Calls, W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2001).