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Maarten Baas 1978, NL

Rank (2014): 5001 - 10,000 (detailed rank for members only)

  • Biography
  • Solo Shows
  • Group Shows
  • Dealer Directory
  • Collections
  • Catalogs
  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 25

    Solo shows 6

    2011
    Maarten Baas, les curiosités d’un designer - Les Arts Décoratifs , Paris
    2010
    Making Things Personal : Maarten Baas - Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, 's-Hertogenbosch
    2009
    Maarten Bass - Tools Galerie, Paris
    2008
    Maarten Baas - Pearl Lam Galleries Shanghai, Shanghai
    2007
    Maarten Baas - Carpenters Workshop Gallery, London
    2006
    Maarten Baas - Design Museum, London

    Group shows 19

    2014
    A book between two stools - Villa Empain - Boghossian Foundation, Brussels
    2013
    Against the Grain; Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft and Design - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Against the Grain - Wood in Contemporary, Art, Craft and Design - Museum of Arts and Design, New York City, NY
    2012
    Knock On Wood - Tools Galerie, Paris
    2011
    Overlap - An Exhibition About Art And Design - Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
    When Flanders Failed - RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
    2010
    Hyperlinks: Architecture and Design - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Catalysis for Life - New Language of Dutch Art & Design - Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT), Tokyo
    Trienal do Vale do Tejo 2010 - Trienal do Vale do Tejo, Vale do Tejo
    100 % Design By Toolsgallery - Art & Rapy - Contemporary Art Gallery, Monaco
    2009
    2nd Triennial of contemporary art, fashion and design - Hasselt Triennial, Hasselt
    b/w - mitterrand+cramer / art advisory, Geneva
    2008
    Design Redefined - Pearl Lam Galleries Shanghai, Shanghai
    2007
    Design A-Z - mitterrand+cramer / art advisory, Geneva
    Not Furniture : Xxi Design - Hedge Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Design contre Design - Deux siècles de créations - Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris
    Stay forever and ever and ever - SLG South London Gallery, London
    2006
    NLA: Netherlands to Los Angeles - ACME, Los Angeles, CA
    2005
    Nest - Design for the Interior: Proposals for Municipal Art Acquisitions 2004 - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam

    Dealer Directory 1

    France
    Carpenters Workshop Gallery, Paris

    Collections 0

    Catalogs

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  • "Chinese Objects Object",
    "Chinese Objects Object", 2008
    "Plastic Chair In Wood",
    "Plastic Chair In Wood", 2008
    "Sculpt - Pipa",
    "Sculpt - Pipa", 2008
    "Sculpt Piano",
    "Sculpt Piano", 2007
    "Chinese Objects Object",

    Maarten Baas

    "Chinese Objects Object"

    "Chinese Objects Object", Carved camphor wood with varnish, H195 x W120 x D120 cm. Edition of 5.
    2008

    "Plastic Chair In Wood",

    Maarten Baas

    "Plastic Chair In Wood"

    "Plastic Chair In Wood", Carved Elmwood with varnish, H78 x W55 x D56 cm. Edition of 50
    2008

    "Sculpt - Pipa",

    Maarten Baas

    "Sculpt - Pipa"

    "Sculpt - Pipa", Mahogany and Paulownia wood, H12 x W105 x D32 cm. Edition of 5
    2008

    "Sculpt Piano",

    Maarten Baas

    "Sculpt Piano"

    "Sculpt Piano", Wood with glossy black finish, H130 x W160 x D70 cm, One-off (white piano may be available at a later date). Courtesy of Contrasts Gallery
    2007

    Video Links

    vernissage.tv 17 Feb 2010

    Maarten Baas' Real Time Project at Design Miami
    Maarten Baas' Real Time Project at Design Miami, For his Real Time Project, Dutch designer Maarten Baas became a film director. Thanks to new technologies in video, it's possible to produce videos of 12- or even 24 hours in length. This makes it possible to film a movie that can function as a clock. Maarten Baas created a clock collection by using the language of cinema. The passing of the time is shown by people who are shot and screened in a true interval of 12 or 24 hours. There's the Grandfather Clock (the screen is an integrated part of a Grandfather Clock showing a film of a man, drawing the hands of a clock), the Sweepers Clock (people are making the hands of a clock by sweeping garbage all day long), the Analog Digital (the LED lights are managed by someone who either paints them to make them dark, or wipes them clean to have the red light shine through), the World Clock (people in three different countries are indicating the local time, using their daily- [Heinrich Schmidt]
    99 Degrees Art Center, Taipei

    vernissage.tv 18 Dec 2009

    Interview with Designer of the Year Maarten Baas at Design Miami 2009
    Interview with Designer of the Year Maarten Baas at Design Miami 2009, At Design Miami 2009, Dutch designer Maarten Baas has been awarded the Designer of the Year price. On the occasion of this award, Maarten Baas presented a retrospective of his work, including pieces of his famous Smoke and Clay furniture series. Also on display: Maarten Baas' Real Time Project, a series of videos depicting a real time clock, with actors moving the watch hands as time passes by.- [Heinrich Schmidt]
    Kunstverein Leverkusen, Leverkusen