1987, born in Roermond, Netherlands

Currently based in Leiden, Netherlands

Marina obtained her MFA at the Slade School of Fine Art, London (2016) and a BFA at St. Joost Academy, ’s-Hertogenbosch (2010). She had solo exhibitions at Kers Gallery, Amsterdam (2016) and the Noordbrabants Museum, ’s-Hertogenbosch (2013); her work was also included in a range of group exhibitions including at Anise Gallery, London; The Crypt Gallery, London and Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich. She was the 2018 Mondriaan Fund resident at Arts Initiative Tokyo.  Her work has been featured and written about in Vice, NRC, i-D Magazine, Artslant, Volkskrant, Elsevier, Tableau Magazine, Trendbeheer, Gallerease, Artlyst, Eigen Huis & Interieur, Brabants Dagblad and Kunstbeeld.




•          2017 – 2019  Project manager & Curator, Ateliers Tilburg (NL)

Curator & Projects

‘GGZ Exhibition’, GGZ Breburg Mental Health Hospital, Tilburg (NL)

With works by Frank Anderson and Tiffany Schepers

‘De Schatkamer’, Studio van Dusseldorp | Exhibition, Lectures, Workshops and Performances

‘Goretti’ Exhibition, Studio van Dusseldorp

•          2017 Curatorial Assistant, Admissions Board, SEA Foundation, Tilburg (NL)

Co-Curator of group show ‘The Cloud in Rapids’ feat. Simon Denny, Jonas Lund a.o.

Member of Admissions board for AiR Applications 2017




•          2014-2016 Master of Fine Art, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, London (UK)

•          2009 Erasmus BFA Minor, Norwich University of the Arts, Norwich (UK)

•          2006-2010 Bachelor of Fine Art, AKV St.Joost, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (NL)




•          2018 Arts Initiative Tokyo, Tokyo (JP)




•          2018 Mondriaan Fund Residency Grant, Amsterdam (NL)

•          2016 Jeanne Szego Prize, London (UK)

•          2015 Vrijvrouwe van Renswoude Scholarship, The Hague (NL)

•          2014 Chagall Fonds / Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds, Amsterdam (NL)

•          2014 Fundatie van Renswoude Scholarship, The Hague (NL)

•          2014 Hendrik Muller Fonds, The Hague (NL)

•          2014 Shortlisted for Sarabande Foundation Scholarship, London (UK)

•          2009 Erasmus Grant, European Commission




•          2019 Colour & Poetry, Slade Press, University College, London UK

•          2018 De Grote Nederlandse Kunstkalender 2019, Trichis Publishing, Rotterdam NL

•          2018 Art Triangle, self published, Tokyo JP

•          2016 The Dark Room – Critical Studies essay, self published, UCL, London UK

•          2015 Vrijdag proefde ik het leven, Pels & Kemper Uitgevers, ISBN/EAN: 978-90-79372-17-1, 2015 ‘s-Hertogenbosch NL

•          2015 SLADE Graduate research publication 2014-15 – The Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, London UK

•          2012 Bosch Young Talent Show, Jheronimus Bosch 500, A. ‘s-Gravesande, 2012 ‘s-Hertogenbosch NL

•          2011 Make It, Touch It, See It, Norwich University of the Arts, A. Kent, 2011 Norwich UK

•          2010 Degree Show Catalogue, AKV St.Joost, 2010 ‘s-Hertogenbosch NL

•          2008 Voices in Tourism Development: Creating Spaces for Tacit Knowledge, R. Isaac, V. Platenkamp, A. Portegies, ISBN: 97-8905-1796-711, 2009 Breda NL