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Wieki SOMERS

Contact : Nieuwe Haven 91 3116 AB Schiedam - Pays-Bas

Ph. 0031(0)10 2460699

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Born in Sprang-Capelle, The Netherlands, September 1976
Living in Rotterdam
Working in Schiedam;


1995-2000
The Design Academy Eindhoven


SELECTION OF PROJECTS

2005
Grazie dei Fior, project during Salone del Mobile Milan
2004
Jewel for Chi Ha Paura, What’s Luxery?
Blossoms for Cor Unum Contemporary ceramiques, s’ Hertogenbosch
Droog Design for Culture Capital Lille 2004 - Arque
Tablecloth for Textile museum Tilburg
2003
(EU) gifts, dutch ministery
Lekker Decadent! National Ceramic Museum Princessehof
Leeuwarden
Dutch Souvenirs, European Ceramic Work Centre s’ Hertogenbosch
2002
Summer Glass working-period 2002 Leerdam
Working-period European Ceramic Work Centre s’ Hertogenbosch
2001
Jewel for Chi ha paura… Sense of Wonder
Droog design for Picus, pocket furniture


SELECTION OF EXHIBITIONS

Coming
Cibone Tokyo (solo)
(nov) Vivid Rotterdam Rotterdam (solo)
2005
Dutch Village , Weiss studio New York
Harrie Tillie prijs, Stedelijk museum Roermond
Galery of Droog Design Amsterdam, new dutch designers
Grazie dei Fior and Chi ha paura.. Salone del Mobile Milan
Nest, Proposals for Municipal Art Acquisitions 2004 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
2004
Droog Design for Culture Capital Lille 2004, Tripostal Lille
Simply Droog, 10+1 year Droog Design, Munich
Lekker decadent! National Ceramic museum Princessehof Leeuwarden
(and Hetjensmuseum in Düsseldorf)
Passagen 2004, Museum of applied art, Cologne
2003
Tafel plezier, Museum voor Hedendaagse kunst, Den Bosch
Designers Present 2003, The need of things, Eindhoven
Via Milano 2003, Selection of dutch designs exposed in Milan, RAI Amsterdam (3x)
Dutch Delight, Stedelijk museum Amsterdam and Philips, Salone del Mobile, Milan and Mecca Maastricht
Dutch Souvenirs, EKWC, Salone del Mobile, Milan and Galerie Binnen Amsterdam
2001
National Museum of Glass, Leerdam
Designers Present 2002, Eindhoven
Sense of Wonder, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam
Wet design, EKWC, Salone del Mobile Milaan
Chi ha paura… Salone del Mobile Milan
Loading & Unloading, The Groninger Centre of Visual Arts
Talents, stand, Ambiente, Frankfurt
2001
Collection of Frozen Softies, European Ceramic Work Centre s’ Hertogenbosch (EKWC)
Droog Design, Pocket Furniture several exhibitions


NOMINATIONS

2003
Materialprize 2003
Designprize Rotterdam 2003
2002
EKWC s’ Hertogenbosch (working-period)
2001
Designprize Rotterdam 2001
Young designers award


(MUSEUM) COLLECTIONS

SMCS Amsterdam, Booymans van Beuningen Rotterdam, Museum for modern arts s’Hertogenbosch, National Ceramic museum Het Princessehof Leeuwarden, Textile museum Tilburg, FNAC (French National Art Collection), Droog Design, Musée Royal of Mariemont Morlanwelz Belgium..


ring Spiral

seat Muffin

collection of boxes Big Boxes

container Mattress stone bottle

Dutch souvenirs, Come clean

vehicle Bathboat ceramic

tea Pot High

oil-candlestick Linde

tablecloth and napkins Clouds and birds

two series Trophees ( 5 and 7 pieces) Arc’s room of pricecups

vase Blossoms

memory ring My Precious

bathtub Bathboat wood

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