Gabriel Kousbroek

born oktober 11 1965, Neuilly sur Seine, France
Studied Interdicipline arts at the Gerrit Rietveld Akademie from 1986-1990
Specialising in Graphics, Sculpture and Audio-visuals
was expelled in the final year for wanting to graduate in various diciplines.
Lives and works in Amsterdam

Solo Exhibitons

1989 "steelgraphics" Up to Date gallery ,The Hague
1995 "60 minuten in het Hoofd"Made in Heaven, Utrecht
1996 "The son of a"Witzenhausen art space, Amsterdam
2002 "strips" Chiellerie, Amsterdam
2003 "tekeningen" de Branderij, Antwerp,Belgium
2004 "lesbo terror trio" Chiellerie, Amsterdam
2008 "Open Ateliers Jordaan", Amsterdam
2013 Kousboek expo Galerie Frank Taal Rotterdam

Group Exhibitions

1993 "Collected works"Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam
1994 "Vigliat ut Quiesant"Aschenbach Gallery,Amsterdam
1999 "Help"Dotroom Winston Hotel, Amsterdam
2000 "Walking on air" ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2006 "Rembrandt The Remix"Arti et Amistitiea, Amsterdam
2007 "Vrijplaatselijk" De Vrijplaats, Amsterdam
2007 "P.I.G."Chiellerie"Amsterdam
2007 "Amsterdam Art Walk" i.s.m.J.C.Decaux
2008 "MAVO" Arti et Amistitiea Amsterdam
2008 "Salon Revolutie"Chiellerie Amsterdam
2009 "Nieuwe Leden" Arti et Amistitiea Materdam
2009 3x Chiellerie Amsterdam
2010 "Open Ateliers Jordaan Amsterdam
2013 'Gratis is het woord niet' reizende groepsexpo door nl
2013 Salon Arti et Amistitiea Amsterdam
2014 Open Ateliers Jordaan Amsterdam

Audio - Visuals

1989-1993 "Us","Casting a head","Water" 8 mm films
1992 "Barfs Detictive Agency"video movie
1995 "Suitcases"video movie and live vj in 9 European Capitols
1996 "Signal to Noise"Art direction in Cooperation with Boris le Bouffe
1997 "L'histoire du Soldat" Igor Strawinsky, virtual Representation,in cooperation with the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble
1997-1999 "Dichters Dansen Niet" Multimedia band in cooperation with Serge van Duijnhoven, Dj Dano,Dj Fat etc.
1999 "Pas18"Ballet-Art director, in cooperation with Pieter de Ruyter
2000 "Tutuage"Ballet-Art director Nanterre, Paris ,France in cooperation with Pieter de Ruijter
2000 "Dracula turbo 2000"Featurefilm in cooperation with "Hee schatje, wil je beroemd worden"productions
2001 "Bubbletjesplastick"lokatation theatre, various lokations in Amsterdam
2001 "Drijfzand" monolog theatreplay, Muiderpoort Theatre Amsterdam
2003 dvd Bloedtest - dichters dansen niet
2002-2004 Stadsgeluiden symfonie i.s.m.Muziekpakhuis, Over het IJ festival Amsterdam
2004 terror tv i.s.m. M.v.B. vpro's nachtpodium
2004 "apres nous" korte speelfilm i.s.m.Melinda Jansen scenario regie camera
2004 "Vijf mannen en een piano" toneelstuk scenario en regie Cardboardsky festival Biezenmortel
2000-2007 Robodock Vj and installations Amsterdam
2004-2008 MAKSGAAP Lokale Wereld Televisie tvserie voor Bellissima tv ism Max Moolenaar
2008-2010 Producer Feature Film 'Amstertective' in co-operation with Bellissima tv
2009-2010 Abri designs for JC Decaux

Publications

1992        "posse" Underground comix Amsterdam
2002         Drugs, verslavende gedichten bloemlezing uitgeverij 521
2003-2005 Roboduck comix Amsterdam
2009         comix for the Nieuw Israelitisch weekblad
2009-2013 illustrations for De Groene Amsterdammer
2010-2013 comix for Stukah magazine
2010-2013 Illustrations for Lira Bulletin
2011-2013 Comix for God van Nederland
2012-2013 KOUSBOEKGraphic Novel For Nijgh en van Ditmar

Related tasks

1992-1995 managing director "deVerdieping I &II", in cooperation with Ivo Biegman & Almar Seinen
1993-1997 Co-founder of Eyegasm Media collective
1998-1999 Guest teacher Audiovisuals for the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten,s'Hertogenbosch
2000         Guest teacher Autonome for the Minerva Artakademie, Groningen
2001         Editor/Producer/Journalist for Bellissima Television Amsterdam
1997-2003 Vj-Sample dj for Poets Dont Dance(mixed media collective)
2001-2006 Cinema Ambassador for Drive-in Bios Buitenland-Amsterdam
2002         Managing Director for Transistor Radio Amsterdam
2002- 2006 manager DE GEILE BOCHT
2004-2005  chairman stichting Adem
2004 -2013"Motortoaster"poetry&music i.s.m.Bosz de Kler & Ivo Biegman
2005-2007 "The Oscillators"Robotic electro i.s.m.Richard Trevors
2011-2012 "Kaputnicks" retro wave ism Poet Stunt, Thijs Klerk, Menno Wigman
2007-2008 chairman stichting het Buitenland
2008-2010 chairman stichting Robodoc
2007-2013 chairman stichting De Otio, and secret artsociciety Woest en Vormeloos