Patrick Koster

Patrick Koster

Culemborg, Holanda, 1967



1989   ArtEZ Institute of the Arts. Arnhem.

1993   Gerrit Rietveld Academie. Amsterdam.

1996   Amsterdam Institute of the Art of Painting (AIS). Masterclass Kathe Burkhart.  Amsterdam.

Personal exhibitions

2017   “KunstRai-Art Amsterdam 2017”. Fontana Gallery. Amsterdam.

2016   “The laments of an Icarus”. Kennedy Van der Laan. Amsterdam.

1997   “Crash Exhibition”. Gallery Saluki. Amsterdam.

            “Related to the body”, Hilton Hotel. Amsterdam.

1994   “Burning Glasses installation”. Vetterstraat Project space. Amsterdam.

Collective exhibitions

2018   “Beauty of the Battle”. CODA Museum. Apeldoorn.

            “Tribute to the Bijlmer”. CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam.

            “KunstRai-Art Amsterdam 2018”. Fontana Gallery. Amsterdam.

2017   “Winter Exhibition”. Fontana Gallery. Amsterdam.

            “Art The Hague 2017”. Fontana Gallery. Den Haag.

            “Summer Show”. Fontana Gallery, Amsterdam.

2011   “At Patrick & Therese”. Amsterdam.

1999   “KunstRai-Art Amsterdam 99”. ArtKitchen Gallery. Amsterdam.

“Cyber Arts, Computer Animation / Net-Art”. Ars Electronic. Linz, Austria.

           “Art Frankfurt”, Aschenbach Gallery Frankfurt, Germany.

           “”. Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam.

1998   “Cool it & Cool Too”. Boterhal Arts Centre. Hoorn.

            “Cool Too”, KunstRai-Art Amsterdam 98. ArtKitchen Gallery. Amsterdam.

1997   “Live painting in the Vondelpark”. Donkersloot Gallery. Amsterdam

            “A day of live painting II”. AIS Gallery, Vondelpark Foundation. Amsterdam.

            “Video Jockey, performance”. Club Hotel Arena. Amsterdam.

            “When the mind soars, the brush dances”. Marijkehal Gymnasium. Monnickendam.

1996   “Upshot”. AIS Gallery, Amsterdam

1993   “The Archives”. Stedelijk Museum  – Sweelink Conservatory.  Amsterdam

1992   “Poetry Festival”. Het Valkhof. Nijmegen.

1990   “Pinhole Photography”. K.IN.G.G.-Gallery. Alphen a/d Rijn.


Kennedy Van der Laan Art Collection Amsterdam.


1999  “Minutes 3rd. The Art of Campaigning, Low End Technology Workshop”. Amsterdam.

1996 – 1997  “Karate for Artists”. Amsterdam Institute of Painting (AIS). Amsterdam.

Projects, Performances, Collaborations

1999   “Prix Ars Electronic, Inside-Outside Subjective-Objective”. Webcasting

            “Minutes 3rd, media, art and politics, Inside-Outside, Subjective-Objective”.  Webcasting. Paradise Cultural Center.

            “Salto Amsterdam Public Access, Inside-Outside Subjective-Objective”.  Television Cablecasting.

1998   “KunstRai-Amsterdam 98”. Opening act, Coverage of Cool too fashion show Amsterdam Broadcast, Loket II Cool Too Fashion Show.

1997   “A day of live painting. General Association of Radio Broadcasting. Vondelpark. Foundation Avro.

Artists Limited Edition Books

2013 – Present day  “Boekie Woekie – books by artists: Consumed in Image: Mechanical Imagery”. Amsterdam.

2012 – Present day  “Boekie Woekie – books by artists: Consumed in Image: The Great Tactile Phase of Discovery”. Amsterdam.

2011- Present day   “Boekie Woekie – books by artists: Consumed in Image: Prostituted Objects”. Amsterdam.

2010 – Present day  “Boekie Woekie – books by artists: Consumed in Image: The Assault of Touch”. Amsterdam.

2009 – Present day  “Boekie Woekie – books by artists: Boldies. Amsterdam.

1999   “Consumed in Image: Mechanical Imagery / The Great Tactile Phase of Discovery / Prostituted Objects / The Assault of Touch / Boldies”. ArtKitchen Gallery.  Amsterdam.

            “Boldies”. Aschenbach Gallery. Amsterdam.


2019   Masters thesis Erasmus University Rotterdam, Angela Schoonderbeek, Student Member of the Program Committee Arts & Culture Studies, Karate and art.

2018   “Het Parool, Interview, Tribute to the Bijlmer”. CBK-Zuidoost. Amsterdam.

            Gallery Viewer, presentation on online art platform. Fontana Gallery.

            Stentor. Interview: “Beauty of the Battle”. Coda Museum Apeldoorn.

2011 Self-adhesive vinyl works

2000 – Present day   “Boekie Woekie – books by artists. Consumed in Image: Mechanical Imagery / The Great Tactile Phase of Discovery / Prostituted Objects / The Assault of Touch”.

1999   “Ars Electronic, Cyberarts 99, Int. Compendium. Prix Ars Electronic. 

            “Minutes 3rd, international festival and conference for Tactical Media, Inside-Outside -Subjective–Objective, Website N5M3.

            “Minutes 3rd, revolves aro:nd the notion of tactical media, the fusion of art, politics and media”.

            “The Cornerstone. Net”: works by Patrick Koster.

1997    Art Alert magazine. Crash Exhibition.

1990    Catalogue Pinhole Photography. K.IN.G.G. Gallery.

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