Latest Bortusk News

What's coming up, and what's just happened. But this is the full monty...
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Feb 1
Feb 1

Fuck off winter

I’m very happy to announce my next solo. Happening on the 18th February at The Original Dampkring Gallery. Single 395, 1012 WN, Amsterdam. The opening is from 5-9pm. All are welcome!

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Parosh T-shirt Collaboration

I was very happy to be asked to produce some designs for long time friends and collaborators Parosh; a Milan based fashion house. Which they in turn sprinkled their magic on to create the dazzling wearable beauties you see below. All designs are now available to buy from their online store at Parosh.com

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Sep 1
Sep 1

Food for Thought

I organised and curated my first group show with my friend and fellow artist Sanne Terweij, at De Honigfabriek (Honey factory) building in Zaandam. Situated just outside Amsterdam. It took us and a bunch of volunteers many hours to renovate and prepare the old pudding room in the factory for the show. Other artists in […]

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Happy fuckin days

October 1st – 31st, 2015. Reedprojects gallery, Salvagergata 10, 4006, Stavanger, Norway.   My first solo show in Norway Super fun, fun, fun Treated like a rock star Partied at the opening like the world was ending Smiled a lot Was proper knackered when I got home Took me a week to recover

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Nuart festival 2015

5th September – 11th October, 2015 Tou scene, Stavanger, Norway.   The first time I’ve been invited to participate in an art festival Also my first time in the beautiful land that is Norway Dramas at the airports Volunteers to help….a lot!! Inhaled so much spray paint fumes that my brain almost turned to liquid […]

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cheerupyoubastards
Jul 0
Jul 0

Cheer up you bastards

10th July – 28th August, 2015. Vault 17 gallery. Weteringschans 69, Amsterdam, Netherlands.   My first solo show in my adopted home city In the posh museum quarter….Ding dong!! So I showed some early work with brand new pieces just like them museums do An absolute pleasure to work with Thomas and Lionel from the […]

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Biography of Exhibitions

Solo Shows

Monsters in Paris2014
In collaboration with Italian Fashion label P.A.R.O.S.H for Fashion Week. Galerie Colette Dubois, 420 rue Saint Honoré, Paris, France.
Monsters in Chiavari2014
AMR, via Martiri della Liberazione 155, Chiavari, Italy.
Salon del Mobile2014
P.A.R.O.S.H flagship store, via Santo Spirito 14, Milan, Italy.
Stairway to happiness2013
B Building, Johan Huizingalaan 763a, Amsterdam, Holland.
Monsters in New York2013
Culturefix gallery, 9 Clinton street, Manhattan, New York, USA.
Smile Party2013
(DIY Rave) Studio K, Timorplien 62, Amsterdam, Holland.
Smile pop up show2012
Kulter gallery, Sanderijnstraat 21, Amsterdam, Holland.
Monsters in Milan2011
P.A.R.O.S.H Gallery, Corso di porta nuova 46b, Milan, Italy.
Bortusk took a trip2011
Tony’s Gallery, 68 Sclater street, London, England.
Christmas Monster Party2008
Cargo nightclub, 83 Rivington street, Shoreditch, London, England.

Group Shows

Happy Graffiti2014
The Good Times Exhibition. Monty’s bar, 149 Brick Lane, London, England
Urban Art Festival2014
OT301, Overtoon 301, Amsterdam, Holland.
Invasion2014
Caja Blanca, Cabrera 5849, Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Cultivate2013
(first Thursdays) Cultivate gallery, Vyner Street, London, England.
Stick Together2013
Rooest, Czaar Peterstraat 213, Amsterdam, Holland.
Tales from the seaside2009
Prescription art, Old music library, Brighton, England.
Brooklyn Street Art benefit2009
Factory Fresh gallery, 1053 Flushing Avenue, Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
The Brick Lane Zoo2009
The Brick Lane gallery, 196 Brick Lane, London, England.
Outside in2008
Truman Brewery, Hanbury street, London, England.
Mutate Britain2008
Cordy House, Curtain road, Shoreditch, London, England.
Alternative Philosophies2008
The Leonard Street Gallery, 81 Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London, England.

Duo Shows

Monstrous in Buenos Aires2014
with Boxi Trixi. Mundiroff Galeria de arte, Estados Unidos 338, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
23rd Century Gods2013
with Maomaland. ASA gallery, 210 Zeeburgerdijk, Amsterdam, Holland.
Cheer Up You Rotters2009
with Five Four. The Brick Lane gallery, 196 Brick Lane, London, England.
The Ethos of Bortusk2008
with Shuby Voila gallery, 1a Turville street, London, England.