Exhibitions / art projects, a selection:
 

2016

WOFF Brighton, UK

Documentary ‘Old Friends, out to pasture’ (NL)

2015

Trenton Film Festival, USA

Droomreizigers, video-installation (Beverwijk, group)

Lake Charles Film Festival, USA

Marbella Int. Filmmaker Film Festival (Spanje)

2014

Creating documentary "La Lutte" (Senegal, Norway, Amsterdam)

Bison Caravan (A’dam, Canada, Brazilie), groep

2013
Regensburger Kurzfilmwoche (Regensburg, Duitsland)
Droomreizigers - videoinstallation - (Fort Abcoude), group
De Kunstkwekerij, installation (Wognum), solo

2012

Quintessence, Festival International du Film de Ouidah (Benin, West-Afrika)

Documentaire ‘Itinéraire’ ism Centre Culturel Ouadada (Porto-Novo, Bénin)
Nederlands Watermuseum Arnhem, solo
Filmfestival Africa in the Picture (A'dam)
Slade Research Center London - Videoooooh / TheOneminutes (groep)
Kiosko Gallery - Videoooooh / TheOneminutes - (Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia)

2011

YouTube, WeTube (A’dam), organization/participant, group
Te Hooi en Te Kunst (Kamerik), art festival, group
Art Square Spui (A’dam), group
Carlton Hotel (A’dam), solo
Sloterplas Festival (A’dam) art festival, solo
Garden of Delights (Laren), art festival, group
WG-Kunst “Blue” (A’dam), group
Festival Internacional de VideoArte Almirante Brown (Buenos Aires, Argentina), group
Open Ateliers De Pijp (A’dam), solo
COP17/CMP7 United Nations (Durban, Zuid-Afrika), solo
6th International Streaming Festival (Milaan, The Hague), group
WG-Kunst Christmas Sale (A’dam), group


2010
MITH (Enkhuizen), solo
Biennale Dak’Art Off 2010 (Dakar, Senegal), expo solo + expo group +
video presentation solo
Les Arts dans la Rue (Mougins, South-France), art festival
Temporary Art Space (A’dam) organization/participant, group
International Streaming Festival (The Hague, Netherlands / Milan, Italy), group


2009
Huijs Basten Asbeck (Groenlo), sculpture garden + sequel “Water=Life”, group
Pracht in de Gracht, art festival (Zaltbommel)
Open Ateliers De Pijp (A’dam), group
Glass House, expo/manifestation (A’dam), duo

Art travel/quest to Dakar, Senegal; research sequel “Water=Life” (dec’ 09-jan’10), duo


2008
Galerie 23 (A’dam) + Marthe Abomo Nso (Cameroun), sequel “Water=Life”
Atelier 408 (A’dam) + Vitshois Mwilambwe (Congo) + Olivier Middendorp
Spiegelkwartier “Amsterdammertjesparade” (A’dam), art festival
The Gallery Donkersloot (A’dam) - casino/garbage project, solo
Country seat De Helmer (Enschede) – art festival Garden of Delight
Musée de l’Homme (Paris):  20 years FHCOM, solo
De Balie (A’dam) casino project + MySpace.com, solo
De Baak (Noordwijk), duo
Orangerie (A’dam), solo


2007
Castle Wester-Amstel, (Amstelveen), “Water=Life”, duo
-Gallery RudolfV (A’dam) sequel “Water=Life”, group
Holland Casino Amsterdam, “Holland Casino Recycled”, solo
Stedelijk Museum, Fame Gallery, group
Centre Culturel Francais (Cotonou, Bénin West-Africa) “Water=Life”, solo


2005
Pneuforia, Lakha (Den Haag), group
Boulev'art (Cotonou, Bénin West-Afrika) biennale art festival
Pierides Museum (Larnaca, Greek Cyprus) + Lefteris Olympios, group


Shows:
2010 Water=Life, (Dakar, Senegal)
2008 Kunst om het Lijf, 3-day wearable art competition/show/expo (De Rijp)
2008 Orangerie ROOD (A’dam), SOLO)

2000 winner Cultural Entrepreneur of Stew (A’dam)

Guest lecturerships:
2011 Eben-Haëzer school (Kamerik): 3 lessons ‘making art from trash’
2010 Grammar school Elhadj (Dakar, Senegal): 3 days workshop
2010 St. Jan School (A'dam): guest lecturership fashion
2009 Community Center Cinetol (A’dam): 3 month community art project


Websites:
www.marlijnfranken.nl  :  art projects
www.marlijnamsterdam.nl  :  wearable art and fashion design by order
www.vimeo.com/marlijnfranken :  video(-registrations projects / artistic video’s)