Works and Works on Paper * June 24 - July 26 2002 * Amsterdam, Netherlands. < BACK

Marisa Polin.

Mexico City, January 3th, 1965

Jozef Israelslaan 36 / 2596 AR The Hague / The Netherlands
tel: 31 (70) 3280666 / fax: 31 (70) 3243485 / e-mail:

Her education includes The Royal Academy of Arts from The Hague and Den Bosch Academy in The Netherlands; Sir John Cass Faculty of Arts from the City Poly of London; and the two art schools in Mexico: San Carlos and La Esmeralda.

One-woman exhibitions:

02 - The Last Sense, La Casa de Mexico, Jakarta
00 - Climbing wall, Caja 2-Artenativo, Mexico City and Iberoamerican University, Puebla. Another Sense, Meier en Eijsinga Gallery,The Hague/ Sense, Cervantes Institute, Utrecht
98 - The choice of..., Holland Art Fair, Congresgebouw, The Hague
97 - Nomadismen, Museo del Chopo / Being Back, Caja 2, both in Mexico City
95 - Culinaria, Lutz Gallery, Delft, The Netherlands
94 - 4 Wallpaintings, made for the World Equestrian Games, Zuiderpark, The Hague
93 - Lutz Gallery, Delft, The Netherlands

A selection of group exhibitions:

02 - Benoordenhout¹s Artists, Galery Crystal, The Hague/Works on Paper, It fits, Amsterdam
01 - Raul Marroquin featuring Marisa Polin, EKWC, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Creacion en Movimiento, FONCA, travelling exhibition, Mexico
00 - The Art of Eating, Haagse Kunstkring, The Hague / Paper, metals, clay and other componentes, ArtKitchen Gallery, Amsterdam
99 - Four Painters, Zikel Gallery, The Hague / Tulips, Galerie Kadans, The Hague
98 - Try Out, STROOM, The Hague / A day in the park, Zuiderpark, STROOM, The Hague
97 - Animals in Art, Artimediair, The Hague / Kadans Gallery, The Hague
96 - Conversation with Vermeer, Lutz Gallery, Delft / We, Willem Alexander, Haagse Kunst Kring, The Hague
95 - Manifestatie Reizen, Galleries Lutz and Inkt, Delft / Maurits van de Laar Gallery, The Hague
94 - Fletcher Ceramics Award, Auckland Museum, New Zealand
92 - 'Scheveningen!', Scheveningse Museum, The Hague
91 - Summer Show, Latin American Arts Association, London
90 - Centre Culturel du Mexique, Paris / Merz Contemporary Art, London / J'Ouvert Tour, Camden Arts Centre, London / Print Show, South Bank Centre, London
89 - Holland Gallery, London /Young Painters, Blenheim Gallery, London
88 - Museo Nacional de la Estampa, Mexico City / Salon Nacional de Artes Plasticas, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City / Imagenes Guadalupanas, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City
87 - La Joven Estampa, Casa de las Americas, Havana, Cuba
50 Anos de Lucha por la Alimentacion, Galeria del Auditorio Nacional, Mexico City

The main grants she has received are Jovenes Creadores (FONCA) in Mexico. The Fonds van de Beeldende Kunsten; STROOM-hcbk in The Hague and from the Prins Bernhard Fonds in Amsterdam all in The Netherland.
Her pieces had been shown in different competitions and published internationally in magazines, newspapers and catalogues. Works of Marisa Polin form part of public and private col-lections around the world.