Desiree Dolron

Born 1963 in Haarlem, The Netherlands
Lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Residencies and Scholarships

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018

Complex Systems

GRIMM, New York (US) [forthcoming]

2017

Prelude: Forever Someone Else

GRIMM, Amsterdam (NL) [forthcoming]

Desiree Dolron, A Retrospective

Singer Museum, Laren (NL)

2016

I will show you fear in a handful of dust

The Raven Foundation, Amsterdam (NL)

2015

Desiree Dolron

Solo for GRIMM at Paris Photo L.A.

Desiree Dolron

Paramount Pictures Studios, Los Angeles (US)

2013

Desiree Dolron

Solo for GRIMM at Art Basel, Hong Kong (HK)

2010

Desiree Dolron

Fototeca de Cuba, Havana (CU)

2009

Desiree Dolron

Fotografins Hus, Stockholm (SW)

2007

Hotel California

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum & Foundation Corboud, Cologne (DE)

2006

Desiree Dolron, Exaltation, Gaze, Xteriors

Instituut Néerlandais, Paris (FR)

2005

Retrospective

Fotomuseum Den Haag, The Hague (NL)

2004

Xteriors

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

2003

Te dí todos mis sueños

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

2002

Statement

Paris Photo, Paris (FR)

Te dí todos mis sueños

Loerakker Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Desiree Dolron

Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles (FR)

Exaltation

Fototeca, Havana (CU)

2001

Xteriors

Loerakker Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

1998

Behind the Eye

Groninger Museum, Groningen (NL)

Gaze

Flatland Gallery, Utrecht (NL)

1995

Silence of the Eye

Aschenbach Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Silence of the Eye

RijksMuseum, Public space, Amsterdam (NL)

Silence of the Eye

Stedelijk Museum het Domein, Sittard (NL)

1994

Selected works

Galerie Serieuze Zaken, Amsterdam (NL)

1993

Religion and Death

Kunsthal, Rotterdam (NL)

Desiree Dolron

De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam (NL)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

Jenseits-Beyond the Body

Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg (DK) [forthcoming]

2017

Night Wakens

Fotomuseum Den Haag, The Hague (NL)

What's new

Museum Arnhem, Arnhem (NL)

The voice of cameramen and women

Flatland Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

2016

Expo Video, curated by Daria de Beauvais

Expo Chicago, Chicago, IL (US)

Expo Chicago

GRIMM, Amsterdam (NL)

Everybody is crazy, but me

Maison Particuliere, Brussels (BE)

Shame

Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent (BE)

Dutch Identity

Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle (NL)

Silence out Loud

Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen (NL)

2015

Departures

Historische Huizen Gravensteen, Ghent (BE)

Dusk to Dusk: Unsettled, Unraveled, Unreal

Ben Maltz Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (US)

2014

Photo Stories

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague (NL)

Huidige Zaken

GRIMM, Amsterdam (NL)

Resonance

Maison Particuliere, Brussels (BE)

Spring at Palazzo Fortuny, The amazons of photography from the collection of Mario Trevisan

Palazzo Fortuny, Venice (IT)

2013

Cobra tot Dumas. Collectie de Heus-Zomer

Singer, Laren (NL)

Inner Journeys

Maison Particulière, Brussels (BE)

2012

Finders Keepers

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

Won Ocean

Neue Galerie Gladbeck, Gladbeck (DE)

Through an Open Window

Institut Néerlandais, Paris (FR)

With the Eyes, the Heart and the Mind. Photographs from the Photographs from the Trevisan Collection

Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Roverto, Roverto (IT)

Sehnsucht, Een Onstilbaar Verlangen

Kasteel van Gaasbeek, Gaasbeek (BE)

Dutch Design

Huis van Oranje, Schloss Oranienbaum, Wörlitz (DE)

2011

Memories of the Future

La Maison Rouge, Foundation de Galbert, Paris (FR)

L’énigme du portrait

Musée d’ art contemporain de Marseille, France (FR)

Sleeping Beauties

Kasteel van Gaasbeek, Gaasbeek (BE)

10 jaar mecenaat, H+F Collectie,

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (NL)

Ellas, Creadoras de los siglos XX y XXI

Fundación Caja Vital Kutxa, Vitoria (SP)

Light work I

Paradise Row, London (UK)

Zwart - Wit Plus

Veluws Museum Nairac, Barneveld (NL)

Welt-(er)-findung

Kunsthaus Villa Jauss, Oberstdorf (DE)

TRA, Edge of becoming

Palazzo Fortuny, Venice (IT)

2009

In Praise of Shadows

Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam (NL)

OPHELIA

Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, Arnhem (NL)

2008

XXTh Century

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague (NL)

ACADEMIA: Qui est-tu?

La Chapelle de l’Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts, Paris (FR)

Something That I’ll Never Really See, Contemporary Photography from the V&A,

Hatton Gallery, New Castle University, New Castle (UK)

Wonder

Singapore Biennale 2008, Singapore (MY)

H&F Collection

Stedelijk Museum Het Domein, Sittard (NL)

2007

Ausencias/ Presencias

Museo Nacional Reina Sofia, Madrid (SP)

Summer Show

Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam (NL)

Groupshow I

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

So close/ So faraway

Collection H&F Crac Alsace-Altkirch (FR)

Contour/ Continüiteit, Heden en Verleden

Museum het Prinsenhof, Delft (NL)

Aernout Mik, Damian Hirst, Desiree Dolron

Centraal Museum, Utrecht (NL)

2006

I.V.P. Mashkov - Recente aankopen

Gemeentemuseum, The Hague (NL)

50 Portretten uit de collectie de Heus-Zomer

Veluws Museum Nairac, Barneveld (NL)

The Kids are Alright

Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam (NL)

L'Ecole du Nord

Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris (FR)

Art Basel

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

Desiree Dolron

Bienal de la Habana, Havana (CU)

Paris Photo

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

ARCO Madrid

Michael Hoppen Gallery, London (UK)

Beesten in the bank

De Nederlandsche bank, Amsterdam (NL)

Uitgepakt in Zwolle

Paleis a/d Blijmarkt, Zwolle (NL)

Verzameld: Een keuze uit eigen collectie 1986-2007

LUMC, Leiden (NL)

Rembrandts licht: Voor Elsje

Buitenplaats Wester-Amstel, Amstelveen (NL)

2005

Contemporary

Michael Hoppen Gallery, Londen (UK)

Slow Art

Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf (DE)

HXBXD

Gemeentemuseum, The Hague (NL)

Undercover/ Onthecover

Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam (NL)

2004

About Face

Hayward Gallery, London (UK)

The Beauty of Darkness

Reflex Modern Art Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Making Faces

Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne (CH)

2003

Fables de l'identité, Oeuvres photographiques et vidéos de la collection NSM Vie/ABN-AMRO

Centre National de la Photographie, Paris (FR)

Cara a Cara

Culturgest, Lisbon (PT)

l’Insensé

Colette, Paris (FR)

Collection Anna Cornelis

FOAM, Amsterdam (NL)

Forbidden

Gana Art Center, Seoul (KR)

Intravention

W139 / Museum Amstelkring, Amsterdam (NL)

De versierde mens II: Piercing

Teylers Museum, Haarlem (NL)

Pelgrims en Passie

Museum for Religious Arts, Uden (NL)

Zonder twijfel, topstukken

CBK, Groningen (NL)

La Habana

Pictura, Dordrecht

2002

Fotografen in Nederland 1852-2002

The Hague Museum of Photography, Den Haag (NL)

No I.D.

Shakshi Gallery, Bombay (IN)

Sold

Christie’s-Jim Beard, Amsterdam (NL)

Mundos Creados

Noorderlicht Photo Festival, Leeuwarden (NL)

Contemporary Art From The Netherlands Collection of the Nederlandsche Bank

The National Art Museum of Romania, Bucharest (RO)

2001

Sense of Space

Noorderlicht Photo Festival, Groningen (NL)

Bollywood has arrived

Jim Beard Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Long Hair... the Image of Jesus Christ in Photography

FFF, Frankfurt am Main (DE)

Images Beyond the Naked Eye

WWF, Helsinki, Den Haag, Frankfurt, Munich, Washington

Ecce Homo

Kunsthal, Rotterdam (NL)

Station to station

De Waag, Amsterdam (NL)

Devotion

W139, Amsterdam (NL)

1999

Avalanche

ACF, Amsterdam (NL)

1998

The Deadly Sins

ACF, Amsterdam (NL)

De Modernen

Museum for Religious Arts, Uden (NL)

1997

Photographie & Immatérialite

Le Mois de la Photo, Montreal (CA)

Der Dunkle Kammer

Marcus Richter Galerie, Potsdam (DE)

Das Neue Gesicht

Kunstverein Konstanz, Konstanz (DE)

Prix de Rome

Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht (NL)

Feed Back

De Paviljoens, Almere (NL)

1996

In context

Groninger Museum, Groningen (NL)

Prix de Rome

Maatschappij Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam (NL)

Zeitgenossische fotokunst aus der Nierderlanden

Berlin touring to Karlsruhe, Halle (DE)

Hora est, or the Logical Error of Diederik

Stedelijk Museum, Sittard (NL)

Der Soziale Blick

Art Frankfurt, Frankfurt (DE)

Face Value

University of Essex Gallery, Colchester (UK)

1995

Fotofestival Naarden

Galerie Beeldman, Naarden (NL)

Blind, La Biennale Venezia

Zitelle, Venice (IT)

Raoul de Keyser, Desiree Dolron, Fabrice Hybert, Mark Manders

Galerie Zeno X, Antwerp (BE)

A Woman's View

Art Society Worldbank, Washington DC (US)

Tegen de keer 3X

Vlaams Cultureel Centrum De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam (NL)

1994

Acquisitions

De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam (NL)

1993

Ieder kind is van marmer

Bloom Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Ver = hier

Nederlands Fotomuseum, Sittard (NL)

25 x 25

Witzenhausen & Partner, Amsterdam (NL)

Municipal Acquisitions

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (NL)

Corpus

Witzenhausen & Partner, Amsterdam (NL)

Corpus

De Gele Rijder, Arnhem (NL)

1992

Fodor Longa Res Brevis

Museum Fodor, Amsterdam (NL)

Tijdelijk asiel

Maatschappij Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam (NL)

Amuletten

Bloom Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

Films and Television

2017

Kunstuur, AvroTros

2002

Hollands Zicht, AVRO, Dutch television

1995

Blind, IKON, Dutch television

Collections

The Museum of Fine Arts

Houston, TX (US)

The Buhl Collection

New York, NY (US)

NSM Vie/ABN AMRO

Paris (FR)

Victoria & Albert Museum

London (UK)

Museo Nacional Reina Sofia

Madrid (SP)

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

New York, NY (US)

The Olbricht Collection

Berlin (DE)

Stedelijk Museum

Amsterdam (NL)

Collection H&F

Barcelona (SP)

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

The Hague (NL)

De Nederlandsche Bank

Amsterdam (NL)

Groninger Museum

Groningen (NL)

Museum for Religious Arts

Uden (NL)

Stedelijk Museum het Domein

Sittard (NL)

DG Bank

Frankfurt am Main (DE)

Banque SYZ & CO

Geneva (CH)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Hague (NL)