Vera Whistler

Curriculum Vitae

Visual Arts

2000 - 2003   Workshops and studies in painting and sculpting at the SKVR in Rotterdam

2003 - 2011   Ceramic Art study with different masterclasses and teachers at "de Vrije

                       Academie" in the Hague

2007                Masterclass from Loek Grootjans at "de Vrije Academie"

                        Performance with 200 kilo clay at "de Vrije Academie"

2008                Performance with my paperwork at "de Vrije Academie"

                         Exhibition at "De Appel" in the Hague

2008 - 2010      Post-academic art study "DNA" in the Hague from Felix Villanueva

2010                 Performance in "Stardust" van Piet Rogie

                         Performances with different materials as clay, paint, charcoal and paper at "de

                         Vrije Academie" in the Hague

                          Performance "Traces of Light" at "de Vrije Academie"

                          Exhibition at "Quartair" in the Hague

2009                  Art study in Berlin; Artist in residence at "Kulturwerk des Berufsverbandes

                          Bildende Künstler, Berlin department, "Bildhauerwerkstatt"

2010                   Exhibition at "Swan day Festival" in Berlin

2011                   Exhibition at my atelier in Rotterdam

2012                   Galerie Helder, the Hague

                           Exhibition Radboud University, Nijmegen

2013                   Performance with chewing gum, SKVR, Rotterdam

                           in More Shami's film "Love-ism", Dansateliers, Rotterdam

                            Kralingse kunstroute, Rotterdam

2014 - 2015         Performance in "Schwalbe zoekt massa" tour in the Netherlands and


2014                   Exhibition at Sacarest, Spain

2015                   Performance in "Cycles" a video production by Miloushka Bokma

                           Photo session and film by Paul Sixta for Dansateliers

2016                    Galerie Kralingen, Rotterdam 

2017                    Galerie Helder, the Hague

                            Kralingse kunstroute, Rotterdam 

                            Arboretum, Rotterdam

2018                    Galerie / showroom Doen, Rotterdam

2019                    Gallery zone, Leiden  

                            Solo exhibition in Spirit, de Groene Passage, Rotterdam 

2020                     Solo in Galerie / showroom Doen, Rotterdam

                             Solo in Atelier Cathrien Sturm, Naarden - Bussum

                             Galerie Maaskoe, Rotterdam

                             Nivonhuis, Rotterdam

                             Groot Atelier Weekend from Droom en Daad, Rotterdam

2021                      Wintersalon Galerie Maaskoe, Rotterdam

                              Diversity in Art, from Karmijn, Art Rotterdam, Markthal, Rotterdam

                               One step beyond, at Kunstwerkt, Schiedam and Rotterdam

                               Kwetsbaar, performance and ceramics, Kunstwerkt, Schiedam

2022                       Nieuwe Impuls, Kunstwerkt, Schiedam

                               Van fles naar kunstwerk, jenevermuseum, Schiedam

                               Ontmoetingen, Kunstwerkt, Schiedam

                               Sokkles, Kunstwerkt, Schiedam


2009                        Ceramic objects for the garden of "de Vrije Academie" initiators: Ingrid

                                Rollema and Hans van Lunteren


2007                         Loek Grootjans, the Hague:  Masterclass

2009                         Rob Top:  Westers Sjamanisme en de vision quest

2012                         Radboud University, Nijmegen: Tentoonstellingen

                                 Galerie Helder, the Hague:  On the surface

2017                         Vera Witleer, works from 2014 - 2017

2018                          Vera Witleer, reprinted and augmented

2021                           In the book One Step Beyond;  in magazine Klei: 3dubbele keramische

                                   vaas;  in the book Van Fles naar Kunstwerkt

2022                            Photo of my work selected by New Dakota, Amsterdam


 Aangesloten bij CBK, Karmijn, Kunstwerkt, Arti-Shock.

Atelier: Pootstr 43 3034 BB  Rotterdam.