Education

2000
MFA Post-St.Joost, Breda, NL
1997
Academy of Fine Arts Minerva, Groningen, NL
1995
Royal Academy of Fine Arts The Hague, NL
 

Exhibitions (selection)

2015
Nieuwe Gezichten op Dordrecht, Dordtse Vedute, group show Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht, NL
 
Book Launch and special edition Underneath at 13 Speciaal, Rotterdam, NL
 
Amsterdam Art Fair, RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, NL
 
Book Launch Underneath, Armory Show New York, USA
 
Armory Show New York, RONMANDOS Gallery, USA
2014
Impromptu I, group show Frac Picardie Amiens, FR
 
Annual Benefit Contemporary Art Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL
 
Generosity of Eye, documentary, Louis Dreyfus Family Collection, USA
 
Underneath, solo show RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, NL
 
Art Brussels, B, RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam
2013
"Dark Matters", group show in Tent Rotterdam, NL
 
"Uit de Hand" book presentation by design studio Vuurrood with group show, The Garage Rotterdam, NL
 
"Het dode punt van de schommel" ("The dead point of the swing"), solo show Rijksmuseum Twenthe, NL
 
"Donation Florence and Daniel Guerlain", group show at Centre Pompidou Paris, FR
 
 
"The Armory Show 2013" RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, NY, USA
2012
"Dolf Henkes Prijs", Dutch art prize, 3 nominees, 3 solo shows, Tent Rotterdam, NL
 
"Frames per Second", summershow Nicholas Metivier Gallery Toronto, CA
 
"Renie Spoelstra en Raquel Maulwurf" duo show The Dutch Bank, Amsterdam, NL
 
Art Rotterdam, RONMANDOS Gallery, Rotterdam
 
"Uit de Schaduw" LUMC, Leiden, groepsexpositie met Raquel Maulwurf en Carlijn Mens
 
"Met andere ogen"/ "Tekeningen uit de collectie Sanders" Teylers Museum Haarlem
2011
"Nabeelden" solo Drawing Centre Diepenheim, NL
 
"The Draughtsman's Contract" Cypress Gallery, Leuven (B), group show
 
Art Toronto, presented by Nicholas Metivier, (Ca)
 
"Pearls of the North", Palais de l'Iena, Paris (F) group show artists of the Benelux
 
Volta 7 Art Basel, RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, (S)
 
"All About Drawing. 100 Nederlandse Kunstenaars." Stedelijk Museum Schiedam (NL)
 
"I Promise to Love You", Caldic Collectie, Kunsthal Rotterdam, NL
 
"The Armory Show" RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, USA
 
"Renie Spoelstra", Nicholas Metivier Gallery Toronto, Canada
2010
"You are Here", group show, NL Pop-up London, UK
 
"Palinsesti 2010/Storyboard", San Vito Al Tagliamento, Italy
 
"Schone Schijn", art event (dutch dunes of) Heemskerk, NL
 
"Collectie presentatie Kunst na 1945", Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, NL
 
"Liefde in de kunst", Museum Le Secet, NL
 
"Op papier gezet, Van Daniels tot Dumas van Schleiffert tot Schoonhoven", Centraal Museum Utrecht, NL
 
"Beroerd Landschap", Museum Belvedere, Heerenveen, NL
 
"The Armory Show", RONMANDOS Gallery, New York, USA
2009
"Black Lung", solo show RONMANDOS Amsterdam, NL
 
"Renie Spoelstra", solo show Fred London Gallery, London, UK
 
"Remain in Nature", group show at LUMC gallery Leiden, NL
 
"In dit Uitzicht", group show, Drawing Centre Diepenheim, NL
 
Art Brussels, RONMANDOS Gallery, Brussels, BE
 
ARCO Madrid, RONMANDOS Gallery, Madrid, SP
2008
ARCO Madrid, RONMANDOS Gallery, Madrid, SP
 
Art Forum Berlin, RONMANDOS Gallery, Berlin, GE
 
"Nieuwe Collectie" group show, Museum Wuyts-Van Campen, Lier, BE
 
"Verloren paradijs, monumentaal tekenen" group show, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, NL
2007
"Satellite Station", group show, project space Post CS building Amsterdam, NL
 
Art Brussels, art fair RONMANDOS Gallery, Brussels, BE
 
"Captured in gray" solo show, RONMANDOS Gallery Amsterdam, NL
 
Art Forum Berlin, RONMANDOS Gallery, Berlin, DE
 
Art Rotterdam, RONMANDOS Gallery, Rotterdam, NL
 
"Soakers", group show, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam, NL
 
Art Brussels, RONMANDOS Gallery, Brussels, BE
2006
Art Brussels, RONMANDOS Gallery, Brussels, BE
 
"Renie Spoelstra", solo show at end of Artist-In-Residence project in Kolderveen, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
 
"Orde en Chaos" ArtStore, project space Rotterdam, NL
 
"In het putje van Den Haag I: Champagnetherapie (picture at an exhibition)" Project space Atelier als Supermedium, The Hague, NL
 
"Recreatiegebieden", solo show RONMANDOS Gallery Rotterdam, NL
2005
Kunstrai, (Art Amsterdam), RONMANDOS Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
 
"Bronnen", group show Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen, NL
 
"All Drawings", group show RONMANDOS Gallery Rotterdam, NL
2004
"She who draws", solo show artists initiative HEDAH, Maastricht, NL
 
"Nieuwe Aanwinsten" collectie CBK Rotterdam, NL
 

Projects/Grants/Prizes

2013
Dolf Henkes Award, Dutch art prize, 3 nominees, Rotterdam, NL
2009
Publication stipend, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture ('Fonds BKVB Amsterdam')
 
Stipend for travelling, New England USA, fall 2009, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture ('Fonds BKVB Amsterdam') Amsterdam
2008
2008 'Artist of the Year 2008' nomination national Dutch contest (3rd position) and winner of 'Talent of the Year 2008' organised by 'Kunstweek'
2006
Artist-In-Residence project in Kolderveen, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture ('Fonds BKVB Amsterdam')
2005
Basic Stipend, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture ('Fonds BKVB Amsterdam')
2003
Starter Stipend, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture ('Fonds BKVB Amsterdam')
 

Collections

collection Centre Pompidou, Paris
LUMC, Leiden
Paul van Beek Landschapsarchitecten Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Jo Coenen Architecten
Collectie Museum Voorlinden
COBRA Museum Amstelveen
CBK/Artotheek The Hague and Rotterdam
Axel Vervoordt, Belgium
Central Museum Utrecht
Bouwfonds
private collections The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Austria, USA, Spain, Canada, England, Italy, France
 

Tutor/Commission member/Jury member

2013
Tutor project/workshop students Willem de Kooning Academy Rotterdam, Tent Rotterdam, NL
 
Jury member Gerard Benner Prize 2013, NL
2011
Commission member AIR, Mondriaan Fund, NL
2009
Guest tutor, drawing project, Royal Academy of Visual Arts, Gent (B)
 
Commission member basic stipends, Mondriaan Fund, NL