Gijs van Lith

lives and works in ‘s-Hertogenbosch


born in the Netherlands
2011-13 M.F.A. Master of Fine Art, St. Joost, ’s-Hertogenbosch
2004-08 B.A. AKV St. Joost, Autonome Beeldende Kunst, ‘s-Hertogenbosch
2008 Buning Brongers Prijs (nominated)
Royal Awards for Painting (nominated)
ArtOlive Jong Talent (nominated)
Hans Brinker Budget Hotel Trophy (nominated)
2009 Thieme Art Young Talent, Art Amsterdam 2009
2010 Royal Awards for Painting (nominated)
2011 Brabant Talent Lab Award 2011 (nominated)
Gasunie Art Prize (nominated)
Royal Awards for Painting (nominated)
2014 Gaverprijs 2014 (4. Platz)
Buning Brongers Prijs (nominated)
2018 Lepsien Silkscreen Grand, Dusseldorf
CCA Andratx Artist in Residence Program, Majorca
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Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions

Galerie Biesenbach, Cologne (G)
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (G)
Super Beast, MPV Gallery, Knokke (S)
Thinner Spirits, Kunsthal Rotterdam (S)
MPV Gallery, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
MPV Gallery, Knokke (G)
C&H Gallery, Amsterdam (G)
Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
2017 Marisa Newman Projects, New York (G)
Torch Gallery, Amsterdam (G)
Hunted Projects, Lepsien Art Foundation, Dusseldorf (G)
Bech Risvig Collection, House for Kunst & Design, Holstebro (G)
Aeroplastics Gallery, Brussels (G)
Imago Mundi Dutch Collection, Benetton Foundation, Treviso (G)
Vishal, Kunsthal, Haarlem (G)
2016 Torch Gallery, Amsterdam (S)
Beers London Gallery, London (G)
Art Space, Haarlem (G)
Spacio Bianco, Art Space, Turin (G)
Agnès B. Galerie du Jour, Paris (G)
Monk Space, Los Angeles (G)
2015 Galerie Majke Hüsstege, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (S)
Galerie Frank Taal, Rotterdam (G)
Grafisch Atelier, Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, Den Haag (G)
Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
Art Space, Haarlem (G)
Willem II Fabriek, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
2014 Like my first love I can’t get you outta my head, New York (S)
Punt WG, Art Space, Amsterdam (S)
Museum Keukenhof, Lisse (G)
The Gaverprijs 2014, De Schakel, Waregem (G)
VORTplatform, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
2013 SM-'s Stedelijk Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch (G)
Museum de Pont, Tilburg (G)
Service Garage, Art Space, Amsterdam (G)
2012 Galerie Majke Hüsstege, 's-Hertogenbosch (G)
SM-'s Stedelijk Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch (G)
MFA AKV St. Joost, Amsterdam (G)
Casino van Beringen (G)
BKKC, Tilburg (G)
CBK, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (G)
2011 Galerie Majke Hüsstege, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (S)
APG headquarters, Amsterdam (S)
Royal Awards for Painting, Royal Palace, Amsterdam (G)
SM-'s Stedelijk Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch (G)
Victory Gallery, Portland, Oregon (G)
Gasunie Kunstprijs 2011, Groningen (G)
2010 Thieme Art Talent Award, Art Fair, Art Amsterdam, RAI, Amsterdam (S)
Royal Awards for Painting, Royal Palace, Amsterdam (G)
2009 Galerie Bart, Amsterdam (S)
Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven (G)
BKKC, Tilburg (G)
2008 Royal Awards for Painting, GEM museum, Den Haag (G)
Paraat #4, Best Graduates 2008, Veemvloer met Ronmandos, Amsterdam (G)
Hans Brinker Budget Hotel Trophy, Amsterdam (G)


Selected Public and Private Collections

  • Contemporary Art Collection of the Royal Family of the Netherlands
  • KPMG, NL
  • Luciano Benetton World Art Collection, Italy
  • ASR, NL
  • Achmea Kunstcollectie, NL
  • APG (Former ABP), NL
  • PGGM Fonds, NL
  • Ymere, NL
  • Dela, NL
  • Private Collections