ALEXANDER SCHABRACQ  (1957)

 
Gerrit Rietveld Academy – master in sculpture and fine arts
Professor Academy for Art & Industry in Enschede
Founder of the artist collective Spectra Foundation
Tutor at the Academy for the visual arts St. Joost, Breda
Lectures, guest teacher and workshops
Ceramic-Design workshop “the clay Academy”
Manager build-up special areas
of the Art-Basel/Miami beach modern art fair
Initiator of Tavola Quattro Design
1975 – 1981
1985 – 1990
1989 – 1994
1994
1991 – present
2010 – 2013

2002 – 2011
2000 – present

Commissioned sculptures in public space

 
1988 Monumental polychrome bronze sculpture ” Au bain Marie ” Zwolle
1990 Multifunctional centre De Pol Zwolle
1991 Monumental polychrome bronze Sculpture, ” Mbulu Ngulu ” island boulevard, Oosterburg Amsterdam
1992 – ’93 Monumental façade composition and light sculpture on musictheater ” De Oosterpoort ” Groningen
1993 Monumental staal &concrete structure, Sculpture in front of Regional firebrigade station Haarlem
1994 Bronzen fountain en licht sculptuur Municipal swimmingpool ” De blauwe golf ” Leeuwarden
1996 Light sculpture alongside the A-27 Houten
1996 Monumental sculptural separation wall Twijnstra & Gudde consultancy, main office Amersfoort
1998 Monumental light sculpture with clockwork, On central square Goor
1999 Monumental light sculpture , Trade Port – West Venlo
2004 Monumental sculpture, “Au début du siècle” Hof v. Twente Twente
2007 Monumental scuptural installation “the World is a stage” Zwolle

Projects and temporary installations in public space

 
1989 ‘ The postmodern consciousness of spoce ‘, Monumental Light sculpture, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh
1989 – 90 ‘ The Muiderpoort light project ‘ Amsterdam
1990 ‘ The Raft of the Medusa ‘, first prize in public contest Of the provincial states of North – and south Holland,
The Provincial House, Malieveld
The Hague
2000 Festive display carrier for the saint Nicolas procession In cooperation with Dok v. Winsen as a “hommage to Jean Tinguely” Amsterdam

Design Commissions (selection)

 
1989 Decorative light design for the general staircase main
office building Phillip Morris Company
Amstelveen
1989 Lampposts, separation fences and streetfurniture
for the “Nieuwmarkt” square
Amsterdam
1991 Design streetfurniture and lampposts Damrak Amsterdam
1993 Design streetfurniture and lampposts Rokin Amsterdam
1987 Representative desk, Galerie Barbara Farber Amsterdam
1993 Bureau lamp, Reflexions The Hague
1994 Work desk and chair with lamp, Nina Ricci Paris
1993 – 2015 Private commisions for various lamps & chandeleers
1995 – 96 Design lampost & streetfurniture
Kotobuki Corporation, Town Art Division
Tokyo
1997 Desk lamp, Anton Beeke BV Amsterdam
1995 – 98 Chandeleer Entrancehall, Municipal museum Schiedam
1999 Chandeleer, Nina Ricci Parijs
2000 Design small grave monument Gastaldi family Airole Liguria
2002 – 2011 Design manager international ART fair
Art Basel
Miami beach, Miami
2003 Design supervision buildup African pavillion
Biennial Venice
Venice
2004 Design magement and supervision buidup of the
American contribution Dak’Art, the African biennial Dakar
Senegal
2004-2015 Design management and supervision buildup
Hemmerle gallery for TEFAF
Maastricht
2015 Special grave monument mr. Frits Visser
in collaboration with P.Koeleman en R.Chailloux
Amsterdam

Artworks in public collections

 
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Rijksmuseum Kröller Müller Otterlo
Frans Hals Museum Haarlem
Centraal Museum Utrecht
Stedelijk Museum het Kruithuis Den Bosch
National Central Museum, Pavillion in Taejon Seoul Korea
Centro de Arte Grafico, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Islas Canarias
Twijnstra & Gudde NV Amersfoort
Stichting ABC Rijssen
Yves Klein Foundation Paris
Hannema Foundation Heino
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam Schiedam

Solo exhibitions

 
1986,’90 Gallery Barbara Farber Amsterdam
1989 Max Pisfi Producfions Antwerpen
1991 Gallery lnge Baecker; with Joe Tilson Köln
Gallery 0 Z ; with Joost van den Toorn Paris
C.B.K. Groningen
Groningen
1992 Galerie Barbara Farber Amsterdam
  Design Centre Vorm Vast Breda
1993 Gallery Inge Baecker Köln
1994 Thomas Cohn gallery Rio de Janeiro
1995 Gallery Asbeack Kopenhagen
  ‘ jewelry ‘, gallery Delcourt van Krimpen Rotterdam
1997 Gallery Jean Luc Richard Paris
1999 Galerie Rob Jurka Amsterdam
2001 Barbara Farber gallery, Chateau de la Colombe Trets France
2003 ‘paintings and collages’, artists space Yafo/Tel Aviv
2006 Gallery Witteveen Amsterdam
2011 The Artkitchen gallery Amsterdam

Group exhibitions

 
1983 ‘ Over grenzen ‘, museum FODOR Amsterdam
1984 Amstelpark ’84 Amsterdam
1984 Amstelpark ’84 Amsterdam
1985 “new acquisitions”, Rijksmuseum Kröller Müller Otterlo
ABC collection Rijksmuseum Twente Enschede
  ” Beelden op de berg “, Belmonte park Wageningen
  Biennial van Noord Holland, Frans Hals museum Haarlem
1986 ” Een Keuze “, v. Jan Sierhuis SBK, A’dams Historisch Museum Amsterdam
  Felison, Slot Beeckestein sculpture garden Velsen
  Felison, Slot Beeckestein sculpture garden Velsen
  Cologne Art fair, Galerie Barbara Farber Köln
1987 FORUM Art fair, Galerie Barbara Farber Zürich
  ‘ Reflexions ‘, museum FODOR Amsterdam
  7th International small sculpture exhibition Mücsarnok, Budapest
  Rijksaankopen 1986, museum Het Prinsenhof Delft
1988 Art Jonction, exhibition central Nice
  ” Kunstenaars van de galerie “, Galerie Barbara Farber Amsterdam
  ” Sancho!, Finalmente!”, Museo Espagnol d’Arte Contemporaneo Madrid
  Kunstcollectie bouwfonds Ned.gemeenten, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
1989 ” Six dutch artists ‘, Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh
  ARCO art fair, galerie Barbara Farber Madrid
  ” Groeten uit Utrecht ‘, Centraal Museum Utrecht Utrecht
  Beelden route Diepenheim Diepenheim
  ‘ le bicentenaire de la revolution francaise ‘, traveling exhibition France
1990 ” Dutch interiors “, Dutch contribution Tokyo bienale Centraal museum Utrecht Utrecht
  Metropolitan modern art museum, Kyoto musical art museum Tokyo Kyoto
  ” Dutch art “, Hofstra University Museum Hempstead New York
  State acquisitions,1989, Noord Brabants museum Den Bosch
  Art Cologne, gal. Barbara Farber, gal. lnge Baecker Cologne
  “Tempels, zuilen en sokkels “, Cultureel centrum De Werf Aalst ,Belgie
  ” Schräg “, tegendraadse nederlandse kunst,Rheinisches landesmuseum Bonn
  Kunstverrein Hamburg Hamburg
1991 Prinsenhof Delft
  ARCO art fair, galerie Barbara Farber Madrid
  Staatsporträt ‘, galerie lnge Baecker Cologne
  LA Art fair, galerie Barbara Farber Los Angeles
  ‘ Artistes de la galerie “, galerie OZ Paris
1992 gallery Barbara Farber, Art Basel, Art Cologne, ARCO Basel Cologne/Madrid
1993 Vous étes ici Productions, émaille werken, Tommy Lund Gallery Odense Danmark/Amsterdam
  Kunst RAl Amsterdam
  “Het multiple”, sieraden door Kunstenaars Galerie Carin Delcourt van Krimpen Rotterdam
  Recycling through art ” World expo 1993, recycling pavilion Taejon Korea
  Kunst RAI, Galerie Delcourt van Krimpen Amsterdam
  ” De bienale van Amsterdam “, Reflex gallery, Hilton Hotel Amsterdam
  De nederlandse beeldhouwkunst na 1945, Grote Kerk The Hague
  ” Elvis lives “, TORCH gallery Amsterdam
1995 ‘ Jezus is boos ‘, the christ-image in contemporary art,,museum de Wieger Deurne
  Het catharijne convent Utrecht
  Telecom Graphic Arts, Centro de Arte Gráfico Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  ARCO lslas Canarias Madrid
  Galerie Delcourt van Krimpen Amsterdam
1996 ” Les fleurs du mal ” , Kunst RAI gal B. Farber Amsterdam
  Vous êtes ici seit 1990, Galerie Sophia Ungers Köln
1997 Basel ART fair , gal. B. Farber Basel
  l’Art et Design, Nina Ricci Paris
  De collectie Lagerwey  
  De paviljoens,Centrum hedendaagse kunst Almere Almere
  ” Ik ben het licht ” Galerie METIS Amsterdam
  ” de onmiddelijke confrontatie “, Nederlandse Kunst: 1959 – 1999 ; ABC collectie
Art Brussels , Galerie Barbara Farber / Rob Jurka Brussel
1998 “Sculptuur project” , reflex modern art gallery Amsterdam
1999 “painting again” Jack Tilton Gallery New York
2000 “Flowers of the new Time”
Dutch flowerpainting 1980-2000, Noordbrabants Museum
Den Bosch
2001 2,5 jaar Stichting Beeldende Kunst Goor , sculpture route Goor
2002 Tavola Quattro Design, salone del mobile Milano
2003 Landfall Art centre lido Venice
2004 “Spirituality in de Art / the collection Swagemakers” De Beyerd Breda
  “Collection Barbara Farber” Trets Aix en Provence
  “Ingekomen stukken 2004”Stroom / SKOR Den Haag 2005

“ Warburghiana” Galleria Franco Soffiantino
Torino
2006 “the first screaming original product dinner party” Tavola Quattro design Amsterdam
  “Artspotting” Art tour through Amsterdam Amsterdam
  Outdoor Sculpture exhibition, estate Anningahof: “Sculpture with a view” Zwolle
  “ Mooi Goed “ Dubbelbee Gallery Amsterdam
  “art from the eighties into the twentyfirst century” Gallery Witteveen Amsterdam
2007 “In de hal” , Loods 6 gallery Maria Chailloux, Gallery Witteveen Amsterdam
2008 “20 years monumental art in commission” ,SBK Goor, Hof van Twente Twente
  “In de hal” , Loods 6 gallery Maria Chailloux, Gallerie Witteveen Amsterdam
  “AVATAR” Vishal Haarlem
  “cosmic conscience” ARTTRA foundation Amsterdam
  “Sculpture inside – outside”, 1e anniversary Landgoed Anningahof Zwolle
2009 “ Private Passion” , Artist’ jewelry of the 20th century’,Municipal Museum s’Hertogenbosch
2009 “ Private Passion”, Artist’ jewelry of the 20th century’, Municipal Museum s’Hertogenbosch
  “In de hal” , Loods 6 gallerie Maria Chailloux, Gallerie Witteveen Amsterdam
2010 ceramic sculpture, Art kitchen Amsterdam
2012 specials and multiples, Art Kitchen, Realism Art fair Amsterdam
2015 Arti et Amicitiae “ inspired by van Gogh” Amsterdam
2016 “je ne suis pas vincent”, Reuten Gallery Amsterdam
2016 MOTI, museum of the image Breda
2017 “Zij zagen Jezus” Noordbrabants Museum s’Hertogenbosch