Marten Post  1942. Dutch/Welsh Gilfach Goch. (district Bridgend), S-Wales. UK

During the period 1945-1972 he lived in The Netherlands and France and from 1973-2002 in Wales as Head of Art & Design at Atlantic College.

1961-1966

Akademie voor Beeldende Kunst Arnhem (Reklame / Illustratief)

Akademie voor Kunst & Industrie Enschede (Dipl. Monumentaal & Vrij Schilderen

Is member of

FNV Kunstenbond, NABK, Cultureel Comité Neder-Betuwe (committee member)

 

1966-1973

Works in his studio in Diepenveen and subsequently in Holten.

Free-lance packaging designer Vaessen-Schoemaker, Design projects unit packaging

Van den Bergh & Jurgens en Nederlandse Melk Unie etc.  

Art teacher Menso Alting Lyceum, Hoogeveen & Ceramics teacher in adult education centre Almelo

     

1973-present

Moves to Wales, to work as artist and Head of Art & Design (International Baccalaureate) at the United World College of the Atlantic during 30 years.

Member AADW Wales

Co-founder of European Group & National Print workshop of Wales Cardiff.

Organiser of exhibitions & International Art Festivals

Study visits to Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Italy, Japan and Norway

Exhibitions since 1965 in The Netherlands, Wales, Australia, England, Ireland and Belgium

Rental of work via Business Art Service (BAS), Raamsdonkveer, 1992-2012

Graphic Design work, Photography & Web design, Kunstmuur Project.

Cultureel Comité Neder-Betuwe (committee member)

   

Documentation

Lexicon Nederlandse Beeldende Kunstenaars 1750-1950/ Pieter A. Scheen.-’s Gravenhage, The Netherlands

Post-war to post-modern: A Dictionary of Artists in Wales-Gomer Press 2015- Llandysul. Wales, U.K

Beeldend Nederland, biografisch handboek, P.M.J. Jacobs, Tilburg 1993, The Netherlands

Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie (RKD). Den Haag, The Netherlands

Quick-Lexicon. Nederlandse Beeldende Kunstenaars / Assen: Servo, The Netherlands

 

Catalogues & Publications

In Loving Memory, Artishock-Soest 2009, Amanti d’ arti, NL

Art of Peace Auction for Atlantic College, Victoria & Albert Museum 19 october 2006

Fragments. Artist Book Project 1998. Edited by Adrian Paul Metcalfe. Limited edition of 150

AN.Artist Newsletter. March 1995. 'Going Dutch'

Eigenhuis & Interieur aug.1977, De Kamer van de Directeur/ Carel van Eykelenburg

Ons Koningshuis.15de jaargang nr.37, 1985

Willem Alexander 18, Fred Lammers. Uitg. Perspectief BV. ISBN 90 64240035

Oranje, Ons Vorstenhuis door de eeuwen heen. Uitg.Lekturama. ISBN 90 5141 175 8, uitgave X120-06

Kunst Van U. BKR tentoonstelling catalogus, Duoprint Hengelo, NL

KUNSTHUIS catalogus 5 nov-21oct 1978, Grote Kerk, Breda. NL

 

Work in collections

Museum Schokland, Emmeloord

Gemeentehuis, Holten/Rijssen

Culturele Raad, Deventer

United World College of the Atlantic, St. Donats Castle, Wales. UK (www.uwc.org)

And in private collections

 

Selection of exhibitions

2016  Kunstweek 2016. Landelijke Open Atelier Dagen. Kesteren, NL. Studio exhibition

2015  UWCGO Project

2013  Kunstmuur Neder-Betuwe. Kesteren, NL. Opening exhibition

2012  GGR Gebouw, Tiel. NL. Open Studio.

2011  BAS, Raamsdonkveer, NL. Thema Zilver

2010  Artishock, Soest. NL. Marten Post

          Kunstuitleen Huizen, Laren, NL. In Loving Memory

2009  Artishock, Soest. NL. In Loving Memory

          Centrum Beeldende Kunst (CBK), Tiel, NL. Marten Post, Across Time

          Belastingkantoor, Gorinchem, NL. Marten Post Schilderijen

2008  St.Donats Arts Centre, Wales, UK. Marten Post. Recent work

2007  The Crane Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK. Spring Exhibition

2006  Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK. Art of Peace Auction by Sotheby

          Fine Art Society New Bond Street, London, UK. Art of Peace

          St.Donats Arts Centre, Wales, UK. World at Play Auction

          Sidac Studio, Leiden, NL. Hommage aan Rembrandt op A4

          Amanti d 'arti. Hof van Salland, Diepenveen, NL. Looking Back

          Amanti d 'arti. De Roetertshof, Diepenveen, NL. De Kunstlunch

2005  Galerie Caprice, Beusichem, NL. Marten Post & Jose Crombach

          The Crane Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK. Spring Exhibition. 16 Artists

2004  Galerie Caprice, Beusichem, NL. Kunst op Lokatie. Burense Kunstroute

2002  Galerie Caprice, Beusichem, NL. Marten Post & Luigi Amati

          St. Donats Arts Centre, Wales, UK. Marten Post Retrospective

2002- 1998  Fragments. Artists Book Art Project. Touring Exhibition  

          Oriel Plas Newydd, Maesteg, Wales, UK. Fragments.

          Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, UK. Fragments.

          St.Donats Arts Centre, Wales, UK. Fragments.

          Llanover Hall Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Fragments

1997-1994  6x6. International Exhibition of Small Artworks. Touring Exhibition

          Peter Wills Gallery, Bridgend, Wales, UK. International 6x6

          Galerie De Queeste, Loker, BE. International 6x6

          Galerie Het Wijde Ogenblik, Gent, BE. International 6x6

          Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK. International 6x6

1997–1995 Open Boxes. International Touring Exhibition

          Llanover Hall Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Circle Gallery/Muni Arts Centre, Pontypridd, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Denbigh Library Arts Centre, Denbigh, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, UK. Open Boxes.

          Old Library Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Open Boxes.

          National Heritage Park, Wexford, IRL. Open Boxes.

1995  Old Library Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK. The Visual Word. (UK Year of Literature & Writing 95)

          Swansea Arts Workshop Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK. The Visual Word. (UK Year of Literature & Writing 95)

          Galerie Caprice, Beusichem, NL. Marten Post & Ruud Schrijvershof

1995  Leeuwenhorst Congres Centrum (LCC), Noordwijkerhout, NL. Curator & Exhibitor. Contemporary Art From Wales. 15 Artists

          Galerie Caprice, Beusichem, NL. Marten Post & Victor Gutierrez

1995-1992 Contemporary Printmaking in Wales. International Touring Exhibition

          The Foyer Gallery, Royal Exchange, Manchester, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Haverfordwest Library, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Myrddin Gallery, Carmarthen, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Llanover Hall Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          St. Donats Arts Centre, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Quadrant. Swansea, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          The Small Mansion Arts Centre, London, UK. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

1994-1993 Contemporary Printmaking in Wales. International Touring Exhibition touring Belgium

          Cactus Café, Brugge, BE. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Libr'Art, Libramont, BE. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          Manuskript, Oostende, BE. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          De Media, Eeklo, BE. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

          De Kreun, Segem, BE. Contemporary Printmaking in Wales

1993  Galerie Laquarelle, 's Hertogenbosch, NL. eXpo. 4 Artists

          NATFHE Conference Centre, London,UK. Un ar ddeg / One on ten.(10 Cardiff based artists)

1992  Galerie Maya Wildevuur, Hooghalen, NL. Marten Post

1991  Aberystwuth Arts Centre, Wales, UK. Welsh Open

1988  Oriel Llanover, Cardiff, Wales, UK. Marten Post

1978  Grote Kerk Breda, Breda, NL. Kunsthuis

1974  European Group.

          Newport Museum, Wales, UK. European Group

          The Mall Galleries, London, UK. European Group

          Provinciaal Cultureel Centrum, Neerpelt, BE. European Group

1974  Kunst van U. Hengelo, Enschede, Deventer, Zwolle, NL. Touring exhibition BKR purchases

1970  De Tamboer, Hoogeveen, NL. Marten Post

1969  Galerie R, Zwolle. NL

1969  Galerie Trog Art, Deventer, NL Marten Post

1967  Openbare Bibliotheek, Heerenveen, NL. Three artists

          Domeinkantoor, Emmeloord, NL. Four Artists

1966  De Wheeme, Meppel, NL.

1965  't Voorhuys, Emmeloord, NL 1st exhibition of contemporary art in the new N.O Polder.

1965  Galerie Blaauwboer, Vorden, NL. Marten Post ’s first exhibition.

© 2017 by Marten Post

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