Résumé

Personalia

Jan Kerkstra born in Djakarta, Indonesia
Marion Pannekoek born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Abroad and study

1984-1990 Athens, Georgia, USA

Education

Vakschool Edelsmeden Amsterdam
University of Georgia USA art department, Athens, Geaorgia, U.S.A

Exhibitions | Fairs

2016 SIERAAD, International Jewelry Fair, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2016 Participant Open Ateliers Route Opsterland

2015 ARTzaanstad Kunst & Designevenement, Hembrugterrein, Zaandam
2015 SIERAAD,  International Jewelry Fair Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2015 Participant Open Ateliers Route Opsterland

2014 Gallery / Atelier De Zilverling, Leiden, The Netherlands (solo exhibition)
2014 Presentation at 22 Moray Place in Edinburgh, Scotland
2014 SIERAAD, International Jewelry Fair Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2014 Spring Presentation Inside & Outside, Bakkeveen, The Netherlands
2014 Participant Open Ateliers Route Opsterland
2014 Participant Kunstroute Open Stal, Oldeberkoop

2013 SIERAAD International Jewelry Fair Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2013 Gallery Beelden in Gees, Gees Summer Exposition
2013 Participant of Kunst Route Aalsmeer
2013 Participant of Open Ateliers Route Opsterland
2012 Cecile van Eeden Gallery, Eindhoven, group exhibition
2012 Participant of MEESTERLIJK Crafts and Design, Amsterdam
2012 Gallery Hoogenbosch,Gorredijk, group exhibition
2012 Oranjerie, Museum De Buitenplaats, Eelde
2012 Participant of Open Ateliers Route Opsterland
2012 Spring Presentation, Gallery Terbeek, Beetsterzwaag
2011 Cordels Kunstkliniek, group exhibition, Gorredijk
2011 Participant of Open Ateliers Route Opsterland
2010 Vormgevers in de Oude Hortus, University Museum, Utrecht
2009 Galerie Sjoch Beetsterzwaag
2008 Museum Vosbergen, Eelde
2007 SIERAAD International Jewelry Fair, RAI, Amsterdam
2007 Galerie Bushalte, Culemborg
2006 SIERAAD International Jewelry Fair, RAI, Amsterdam
2006 Galerie – beeldentuin Dehullu, Gees
2006 Galerie Loes Koster, Muntendam
2005 Galerie Terbeek , Kropswolde
2004 SIERAAD International Jewelry Fair, Enschede
2003 St. Joseph Galerie, Leeuwarden
2003 Platform SIERAAD, Enschede
2002 Galerie Hoogenbosch, Gorredijk
2002 SIERAAD International Jewelry Fair, Hengelo
2001 St. Joseph Galerie, Leeuwarden
1999 “Zilverglans langs de IJsel”, Deventer Museum
1998 “Samensmeden”, Maupertuus Groningen
1998 Holland Art Fair, Den Haag
1997 “Pronken aan Tafel”, De Watertoren Schoonhoven
1997 “Pronken aan Tafel”, Fries Museum Leeuwarden
1997 Holland Art Fair, Den Haag
1996 Galerie Hoogenbosch, Gorredijk
1996 Holland Art Fair, Den Haag
1995 “Sier en Tooi” Kunsthal 88, Almelo
1994 Galerie Guthschmidt, Den Haag

Selection of exhibitions before 1995

Gallery Sculpture to Wear, Los Angeles, California, USA
Gallery Aliya Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Gallery Aurum Studio, Athens, Georgia, USA
Washington Craftshow, Washington D.C. USA
Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, Colorado, USA
Graveline Metal Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Piedmonts Craftsman Inc. Show, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
The American Artisan, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Joan Michlin Gallery, New York, New York, USA

Special commissions, awards and publications

2014 Nominated for the Auguste Papendieck Price, price for applied arts and crafts, Bremen, Germany
2014 Certificate of excellence granted by the Arts & Crafts Design Award 2014
2014 Featured in the catalogue of the virtual exhibition “The Sound of Silence” of Beautiful People Live Art.com
2014 Nominee for the Arts & Crafts Design Award
2013 Featured in AM Magazine, Amsterdam
2012 A collection of jewelry for the Museum shop, of Museum de Buitenplaats, Eelde
2011 Featured in “New Rings” 500+ designs from around the world by Nicolas Estrada,Spain
2009 Commission of Province of Friesland to design a Silver Award
2009 Commission of Fries Waterschap ( Water Control) to design a Silver Award
2008 Won the design competition for a trophy for the sportswoman-man of the year, issued by the Province of Friesland.
2005 Collection of silver jewelry designed for Hunebedcentrum in Borger
2003 Finalist Vredeman de Vries Vormgevingsprijs, Friesland
1995 Office Chain, Kollummerland
1988 First price Competition Downey Museum of Art, Downey, California, USA
1986 First price Metro Art Competition, New York, New York, USA

Museum collection

Our jewelry is for sale at the Museum shop of Museum De Buitenplaats in Eelde
Our jewelry and or objects are part of the permanent collection of the Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands.
Our jewelry is part of the permanent collection of the Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.A.

Presentation new jewelry collection

2014 Spring Presentation Inside & Outside, Bakkeveen.
2012 Gallery Terbeek, Beetsterzwaag
2011 In House Exposition with panter Dinie Boogaart  and artist Peter Hiemstra, Wijnjewoude
2009 Gallery Sjoch, Beetsterzwaag
2008 Museum Vosbergen, Eelde
2007 Galerie Hoogenbosch Gorredijk
2006 Witte Kerkje, Hemrik