Maite Vanhellemont (1990) is an artist, teacher and organiser based in Amsterdam.

Scholarships :
2021                    Fonds Kwadraat                               
                          Ontwikkelbijdrage Stichting Amarte Fonds

Education & Work experience :
2018 - present
Teacher at the University of the Arts, Utrecht.

Coordinator SALON: a platform for and by students of HKU. Expo’s, lectures, workshops, discussions and a podcast in which exchange with others is the main goal.

Spring 2021                    
Coordinator of the graduation festival HKU Exposure 2021 for the Media department of the University of the Arts Utrecht.

Part of OUTLINE platform
Editor for Tijdschrift Ei
Commissioned assignments as an artist as well as organizational jobs within the cultural sector. Amongst others; Fotovakschool, Galerie Onrust, Onderwijsraad, Fw; Books and Nora Turato.

2019                      Art & Politics course at BAK, Basis voor Aktuele Kunst
2018 - 2019           Assistant to director at Annet Gelink Gallery
2018                      Artist residency at Plan B, with OUTLINE.
                             Summer school het Vijfde Seizoen.
2017 - 2018           Gallery assistant at Juliette Jongma
2014 - 2018           Bachelor in Photography, University of the Arts, Utrecht.                          
2017                      Internship at Juliette Jongma.
2016-2018             Student member education committee, HKU Media.
2009 - 2013          Photographic Design, Fotovakschool, Amsterdam.

Currently working on/with :
2021                     Research program ‘Depend on me’      
                            Publication ‘Our Silver Lining’
2020 - present    Residency/research project Plan B/Veldwerk

Exhibitions & Publications :
2021                    Projectvoorstelling ‘Zoals mij gewoon is’
                            Editorial for Tijdschrift Ei
                           Artist contribution, publication ‘Veldwerk 2020-2021’
2020                    Photo series accompanying a text by
                            Jan Zwaaneveld on Tijdschrift Ei
                            KNAK-KNAK a duo show with
                            Simon Skatka Lindell at Hannah Art Space, Amsterdam.
2019                    Commissioned exhibition by
                            UUT Experience / National Youth Council at
                            Huis van Betekenis, Utrecht.
                            ‘Let’s play Art Gallery‘ digital pop-up
                            exhibition in Amsterdam’s subway
                            network in context of Museumnacht 2019.                  
                            ‘Kunstschouw’ Zeeland (NL)
2018                     ‘New Dutch Photography Talent 2019’
                            at De Utrechtse Boekenbar
                           ‘New Dutch Photography Talent 2019’ at Melkweg Expo
                            Kunsten Festival Plan B, Bekegem (BE)
                            My Other Tongue, group exhibition, Beautiful
                            Distress Project Space,
                            Graduation Show at HKU Oudenoord 700, Utrecht
                            OUTLINE publication release & exhibition,
                            SKLOP, Sarajevo
2017                    .p&g, group exhibition, Lab 111, Amsterdam.
2016                     We are now here, group exhibition, A Lab, Amsterdam
2015                     Edited by, group exhibition, Kunstwest, Amsterdam
2014                     Kunstroute Leiden, Haagweg4, Leiden
2013                    Warehouse Weekender, Roest, Amsterdam
                            Portre, solo presentation graduation project, Roest,
                            Connecting the dots, group exhibition, Pera Museum,