About Mathijs

BIO

Mathijs Vissers (born 1989, The Netherlands) is a Dutch artist who works with both traditional and digital media.

His recent body of work builds on confronting themes, reflecting issues facing the modern human. The paintings can best be described as a dynamic tangle, vibrant and absurd.

Following a career as a self-employed digital illustrator and visual designer, Mathijs has branched out into traditional painting to express his views on various contemporary issues.

EXHIBITIONS

2018 – February: White Night Melbourne, AU

2018 – June 23rd – July 1st: Brabants Young Talent, Kunst in het Kerkje, Velp, NL

2019 – June 16th: Brabantse Meesters, Uden, NL

2019 – July 4th – August 18th: Vrij Werk, K26, Oss, NL

2019 – September 8th – 8th October: TBA, K26, Oss, NL

2019 – October 17th – October 27th: Kunstmoment Diepenheim, Diepenheim, NL

AWARDS

2015 – Winner of Shatter, Rupture, Break
International contest hosted by the Art Institute of Chicago and Threadless.

2018 – Shortlisted for the Create Art History contest.
Hosted by the State Library of Victoria and RedBubble.

Publications

2016 – Creators NL: Interview on Floating Freaks series
2016 – Inked Magazine:
Interview on Floating Freaks series