Elisabeth Tonnard

All is vanity

Collections
See here.

Exhibitions
See here.

Reviews and interviews
See here.

Gallery and bookshops
Johan Deumens gallery, The Netherlands. A selection of books is available at Printed Matter in New York, Art Metropole in Toronto, Photoeye in Santa Fe, Boekhandel Perdu in Amsterdam and LhGWR in The Hague.

Awards
Kleine Hans (Little Hans) Award 2013.
Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging Art, shortlist, March 2014.
ABotM Award, The Invisible Book, shortlist, Art Gallery of the University of York, 2013.
ABotM Award, We are small, shortlist, Art Gallery of the University of York, 2013.
ABotM Award, The Story of A Young Gentleman, shortlist, Art Gallery of the University of York, 2012.
ABotM Award, In this Dark Wood, shortlist, Art Gallery of the University of York, 2012.
Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize, Special Jury Prize for A Dialogue in Useful Phrases, 2011.
Honorable Mention award for Oceanus, Photography Book Now Competition, 2011.
ABotM Award, A Dialogue in Useful Phrases shortlist, Art Gallery of the University of York, 2011.
2nd place award (Fine Art category) for In this Dark Wood, Photography Book Now Competition, 2010.
Honorable Mention award at “Made in NY 2010″, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY, 2010.
De wereld is er, nominated for the biannual Hugues C. Pernath Poetry Award, Antwerp, Belgium, 2009.
“Lakeside-Statewide” exhibition, The Art Association of Oswego, Oswego, NY, 2nd place award, 2009.
De wereld is er, selected as one of the 50 most beautiful books of 2006/7, Mooi Marginaal, 2008.
Arts and Culture Award, Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2008.
ASA Materials Award, Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2007.
Serge Heederik Philosophical Essay Award, 2nd place award, 2001.
Essay Award Leadership in the 21st century, Schouten en Nelissen, 1999.
Thesis prize of the Workgroup of Italian Studies, awarded for MA thesis, University of Amsterdam, 1997.
University Studyprize 1995-1996 of Radboud University Nijmegen, awarded for MA thesis, 1997.

Grants and residencies
Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY, artist in residence, October 2012.
Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB), grant, 2009-2010.
Writer-in-residence for literary magazine nY in Belgium, 2009.
Fonds voor de Letteren, grant for literary translation, 2008.
NYSCA literature grant for “Image Process Literature”, 2007
British Centre for Literary Translation, University of East Anglia, UK, translation residency, 2004.
Province of Gelderland, literature production grant for “Let us go then, you and I”, 2003.
Amsterdam Art Council, grant for translation of Wordsworth’s “Essays upon Epitaphs”, 2003.
Dutch Institute, Rome, Italy, residency, awarded for MA thesis, 1997.

Selected presentations
Guest at salon 1@111, curated by Madeline Djerejian and Rachel Gugelberger, NYC, September 24, 2014.
Debate self-published books, Sint Lukas, Brussels, March 5, 2014.
Talk about my work and the Selle Collection, New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, September 20, 2013.
Poetry reading and talk, Perdu, Amsterdam, April 5, 2013.
Talk about my artists’ books, hosted by Jeff Ladd, Düsseldorf Photobook Salon, February 3, 2013.
Poetry reading and talk, Perdu, Amsterdam, November 23, 2012.
Three talks about my work, hosted by Chris Burnett, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, October 9-10 2012.
Talk about my artists’ books, hosted by Tate Shaw, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY, October 2, 2012.
Talk about my artists’ books, hosted by Hester Keijser, LhGWR Gallery, The Hague, July 24th 2012.
Talk about my artists’ books, hosted by Delphine Bedel, Printroom, Rotterdam, Netherlands, April 13th 2012.
Poetry reading, hosted by nY and Lokaal 01, Antwerp, Belgium, March 28th 2012.
Poetry reading, University of Gent, Belgium, March 1st, 2012.
Presentation on my artists’ books in Doug Dubois’ class, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Feb. 22th, 2010.
Presentation at &Now conference for innovative literature, with Chris Burnett, Buffalo, NY, October 16th, 2009.
Poetry reading Hughues C. Pernath award, Letterenhuis, Antwerpen, Belgium, June 6th 2009.

Fairs
New York Art Book Fair at PS1 (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), EAB Editions and Artists’ Books Fair, NYC (2009, 2010, 2011), Offprint Paris (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014), Offprint Amsterdam (2012), The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London (2010, 2011), Amsterdam Art/Book Fair (2011), Kassel Fotobookfestival (2010, 2011), Beurs voor Kleine Uitgevers, Amsterdam (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), Berlin Book Days (2012).

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March 18, 2008 at 5:07 pm

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