KANELI&SMIT
COLLABORATIVE ARTISTS
CV IREM KANELI & STIJN SMIT

Since 2007 working, painting together (on the same canvas) and exhibiting as "KANELI & SMIT",
a Collaboration of Irem Kaneli and Stijn Smit.
Website:www.kaneli-smit.nl
Email:info@kaneli-smit.nl
Tel:0031-(0)61-417-9330

- Education IREM KANELI -
1996-1998 Frank Mohr Institute / Groningen / The Netherlands
Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in the Arts and Emerging Media
(in collaboration with University of Groningen and Hunter College New York)
Degree: Master of Fine Arts /Painting

1990-1995Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts / Istanbul / Turkey
Academy of Fine Arts
Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts / Painting

1981-1989Robert College / Istanbul / Turkey

- Education STIJN SMIT -
1995-1999Minerva School of Fine Art and Design Groningen / The Netherlands
Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts / Painting


- Exhibitions KANELI & SMIT -
2017 The Wave, Crossing the Atlantic
Galerie Hoogenbosch * Gorredijk / The Netherlands
The Wave, Crossing the Atlantic
Kunstruimte KuuB * Utrecht / The Netherlands
2016 Open Atelier
Fries Museum * Leeuwarden / The Netherlands
1 Square Meter
Microgalerie * Leeuwarden / The Netherlands
Kunst in Kerken langs oude dijken
Solotentoonstelling Stevenskerk * Schingen / The Netherlands
In het spoor van... Mankes
Dopheide / Museum Belvédère * Heerenveen / The Netherlands
KunstRAI
Art Fair with Kunsthuis LOOF * Amsterdam / The Netherlands
Tuintonen 2016
Live Painting/Music Performance with Improvisation Collective Skelectief * Watergang / The Netherlands
Tij, Taoide, Tide - Festival
Live Painting/Music Performance with Improvisation Collective Skelectief * Marrum / The Netherlands
Kunst aan Huis
Atelierroute Lauwersland * Marrum / The Netherlands
Salon du Printemps
Zic Zerp Galerie *Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2015 Kunst in Kerken
*Mariakerk Boer / The Netherlands
Dwelling in Time
Courthouse Gallery *Ennistymon / Ireland
Poco Más
Solo exhibition of our work in Poco Más *Utrecht / The Netherlands (pictures opening)
Improvisaties op Wind, Water en Wad
Museum Belvédère *Heerenveen / The Netherlands
Tsjerkepaad
*Kerkje Westernijkerk / The Netherlands
Kunst aan de Haven
Annual Contemporary Northern Art Fair *Leeuwarden / The Netherlands
Áras Éanna / Ground Up Artists Collective
Presentation / exhibition / artists in residence *Inis Oírr / Ireland (review)
2014 Kerstexpo
WG Kunst *Amsterdam / The Netherlands
Kunstschatten van Oranjewoud
Highlights from the FB Oranjewoud Foundation collection *Museum Belvédère Heerenveen / The Netherlands
Marimachia
Stichting WEP * Groningen / The Netherlands
NOK 6
Annual Contemporary Northern Art Fair *Beetsterzwaag / The Netherlands
Recycling
Stichting WEP * Groningen / The Netherlands (review)
2013 All is Giving
Public ArtSpace * Groningen / The Netherlands
FLATLAND Condensed
Solo exhibition of our work in the Grand Theatre *Groningen / The Netherlands
RE:ROTTERDAM
Art fair *Rotterdam / The Netherlands
BLIKWISSELINGEN #2
Blikwisselingen on Youtube *Pingjum / The Netherlands
2012 EBB & FLOW PAINTINGS
Solo Exhibition Kunstruimte Wagemans *Beetsterzwaag / The Netherlands
OPEN STUDIOS 2012
100+ artists open their studios to public *Groningen / The Netherlands
SALONTENTOONSTELLING #3
Stichting WEP *Groningen / The Netherlands
FLATLAND
Solo Exhibition Kunstruimte Wagemans *Beetsterzwaag / The Netherlands
2011 LIEFDE IN DE KUNST
p.Art of your life *Zwolle / The Netherlands
OPEN STUDIOS 2011
100 artists open their studios to public *Groningen / The Netherlands
WYRED LANDSCAPE
Solo exhibition of our work in the Grand Theatre *Groningen / The Netherlands
FUKUSHIMA, OGRESS IN PROGRESS
Noordelijke Kunsthof *Appingedam / The Netherlands
NIEUWE AANWINSTEN 2010
Exhibition of New Assets of Art Collection Friesland Bank-Head Office *Leeuwarden / The Netherlands
2010 ZOMERSALON 2010
Galerie Anderwereld *Groningen / The Netherlands
NOK 2010
Annual Contemporary Northern Art Fair Museum Belvédère *Heerenveen / The Netherlands
KHÔRA
Solo Exhibition Kunstruimte Wagemans *Beetsterzwaag / The Netherlands
NIEUWE AANWINSTEN 2009
Exhibition of New Assets of Art Collection Friesland Bank-Head Office *Leeuwarden / The Netherlands
2009 NOK 2009
Annual Contemporary Northern Art Fair Museum Belvédère *Heerenveen / The Netherlands

- In Collections -
- Friesland Bank Leeuwarden
- Friesland Bank Rotterdam
- GasTerra Groningen
- SPD Groningen
- Ekfun Travel Istanbul
- Clinic Yosmaoglu Istanbul
- Kunstruimte Wagemans
- Private collections in Groningen / Friesland / Drenthe / Amsterdam / Rotterdam / Utrecht / Brussels / Istanbul

- Diverse Kaneli & Smit -
2010 Scenographic Design and painting
Plan-D *Groningen / The Netherlands
2001- 2015 Design/Painting of Monumental Facade Murals/Billboards
*Grand Theatre-Groningen / The Netherlands
1999-2010 Silkscreen Art
*Vera-Groningen / The Netherlands

IREM KANELI (till 2007)
- Exhibitions and Projects Irem Kaneli -
2006 VERA VERHUIST
Galerie Noord *Groningen/ The Netherlands
2000 KUNSTVLAAI / ARTPIE 4
Annual International Art Fair Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek *Amsterdam / The Netherlands
SYMPOSIUM 2000
Guest Docentship and exhibition ArtEZ (Constantijn Huygens Academy) *Kampen /
The Netherlands
22
Manifesto- Exhibition of 22 Visual Artists in 3 locations and urban spaces *Groningen /
The Netherlands
1999-2000 MATERIE / MYSTERY
Art and Philosophy Project +
Presentation / Exhibition Kunstcentrum DeFKa *Assen / The Netherlands
1999 VERDOEZELEN
Pedological Art Project +
Performance / Exhibition Stadspark Paviljoen *Groningen / The Netherlands
1998 TURBULENTIE
Kunstcentrum DeFKa *Assen/ The Netherlands
De VERSNELLING
Fries Museum *Leeuwarden/ The Netherlands
SCHILDERKUNST 1
Kunstcentrum DeFKa *Assen/ The Netherlands
INTERIEUR 98
With Kunstruimte Wagemans in Prins Bernard Hoeve *Zuidlaren / The Netherlands
T.G.V.
Frank Mohr Institute Postgraduate Exhibition *Centrum Beeldend Kunst *Groningen /
The Netherlands
1997 NEWS FROM NOWHERE
Niggendijker *Groningen / The Netherlands
OPEN ATELIER ROUTE
*Groningen / The Netherlands
1995 GRADUATION EXHIBITION
Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts *Istanbul / Turkey

STIJN SMIT (till 2007)
- Exhibitions Stijn Smit -
2007 IN KLOK
Reform Church *Schingen / The Netherlands
2006 OPEN STUDIO
*Sauwerd / The Netherlands
2004 GALLERY WESTERKADE 9
*Groningen / The Netherlands
2003 STUDIO ROUTE 2003
*Groningen / The Netherlands
2000 ART ROUTE LEEUWARDEN
Art on the street *Leeuwarden / The Netherlands

A Collaboration of Irem Kaneli and Stijn Smit, since 2007 simultaneously working / painting together on the same canvas. Exhibiting as "Kaneli & Smit".