Nele van Wieringen
Photo: Jaqueline Felix




Born in Amersfoort (NL)
 April 2014 - 

Art University Linz (AUT) and

Institute of Ceramic and Glass Arts, University of Applied Sciences Koblenz (D)

PhD Study:

"Farbenkosmos in der Keramik: eine Studie zur Rolle und zum Ausdruckspotenzial der keramischen Farbe"


2010 - July 2013

Institute of Ceramic and Glass Arts (IKKG), University of Applied Sciences Koblenz, Germany

Master of Fine Arts, Ceramics


Montelupo Fiorentino Pottery School, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy

2000 - 2002 International Printmaking School Il Bisonte, Florence, Italy
1998 - 2000

Royal Academy of Art, the Hague, the Netherlands

1994 - 1999

Amsterdam School of the Art, Academy of Fine Art in Education

Amsterdam, the Netherlands



June 2016

`Von Angesicht zu Angesicht`, Galerie Metzger, Johannesberg, Germany

October 2015

`Das Fremde und das Eigene`, State Chancellery Rhineland - Palatinate, Mainz, Germany

An exhibition about migration with students and teaching staff of the Institute for Ceramic and Glass Art

July / August 2015

2. Global Print, Douro Museo, Alijo, Portugal

Sept. 2014 - August 2016

Ceramics of Europe - 13th Westerwald Prize 2014

Keramikmuseum Westerwald Höhr-Grenzhausen / Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig /

Stadtmuseum Siegburg,  Germany

Oct. 2013 - Jan. 2014  ‚Early Works‘, Glasmuseum Ernstings Stiftung Coesfeld, Germany
November 2013

'Un mare d`inchiostro - trent`anni della Scuola Internazionale di Grafica d`Arte`

Sala Esposizioni dell`Accademia delle Arti del Disegno, Florence

July 2013

,Zeitnah‘, Thesisexhibition Institute of Ceramics and Glass

Art and Designcenter b-05 Montabaur, Germany

Dec. 2012 - Feb. 2013

‚Materiales Denken: 25 Years Institute of Ceramics and Glass‘ 

European Academy, Trier

March - April 2011

‚L´arte e il torchio‘, Museo Civico Cremona, Italy

International Exhibition Miniprint


Participation at the International Art Competition for the Memorial of

Georg Elser, organised by the Berlin Senate Chancellery – Cultural Affairs

Shortlisted from 275 Participations, 5. Final Nomination

Nov.- Jan. 2005

‚Lahti Art Museum‘, Lahti, Finnland, Miniprint 2004

June 2004

‚Spazi Aperti‘, Exhibition with the Artists in Residence of all the Cultural

Academies in Rome, Academy of Rumania, Rome, Italy

September 2003

‚Galleria degli Uffizi‘, Florence, Italy

Exhibition 25 Years ‚Il Bisonte‘ Florence

Okt./Dec. 2001

Multimediaproject ‚Bilder hören, Klänge sehen‘, Nordhorn, Germany 

Audiovisual Concert at the Nordhorn Concerthall and Groupexhibition at the

Nordhorn Gallery



From WS 2014 -

Mary Sommerville Programme Rhineland Palatinate

Lecturer at the Institute of Ceramic and Glass Arts (IKKG), University of Applied Sciences Koblenz, Germany

Febr./March 2004

Royal Dutch Institute, Rome, Italy 

Grant for working at the ‚Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica‘, the Italian National Institut for

Printmaking in Rome