Yuri Veerman is an artist, designer and performer, living and working in Amsterdam. Through posters, books, videos, websites, campaigns, flags or performances, Veerman tells seemingly simple stories about an increasingly complex world.


Contact
Atelier Yuri Veerman
atelier@yuriveerman.nl
+31 6 25235922

De Bonte Zwaan
Haparandadam 7
1013 AK Amsterdam
The Netherlands


Instagram: yuriveerman

Member of Platform BK





Education
2010 - 2012  Sandberg Instituut (Rietveld Masters), Master of Design, NL
2004 - 2009  University of the Arts Utrecht (HKU), Bachelor of Design, NL
1999 - 2002  Junior Academy, Art Direction & Marketing, NL

Collectives
2011 - 2018  Platform Beeldende Kunst, Active Think Tank for Visual Arts, Co-founder and Board Member
2012 - 2013  SLASH/ART, Protest Platform, Co-founder
2006 - 2013  SDL’s Hitchhiker’s Galaxy, Co-founder and Hitchhiker
2006 - 2009  isme, Graphic Design Collective, Co-founder and Designer

Teaching
2018 - now  University of the Arts Utrecht, Tutor, Graphic Design, 1st year, NL
2017 - 2018  University of the Arts Utrecht, Coach, interMEDIA, 4th year, NL
2016 - now  University of the Arts Utrecht, Tutor, Graphic Design, Basisopleiding MEDIA, NL
2014 - 2016  Willem de Kooning Academy, Tutor, Minor Data Design, NL
2010 - 2019  University of the Arts Utrecht, Tutor, Graphic Design, Brede Basisopleiding, NL

Guest Teacher / Workshops
2019  Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Guest Tutor, workshop BRANDT!, NL
2018  Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Guest Tutor, workshop BRANDT!, NL
2016  ArtEZ, Guest Tutor, Workshop Product Design, NL
2015  Bildung Academie, Guest Tutor, Kunst Module, NL
2014  University of the Arts Utrecht, Guest Tutor, Fine Arts Department, NL
2014  Humanity in Action, Workshop Tools for Social Change, NL
2013  University of the Arts Utrecht, Guest Tutor, Fine Arts Department, NL
2012  University of the Arts Utrecht, Guest Tutor, Fine Arts Department, NL
2010  Zadkine, Workshop Street Photography, NL
2009  Academy of Fine Arts Sarajevo, Workshop, Graphic and Product Design Department, BA

Grants / Awards
2018  Stadsbehang Golden Poster Awards, Gouwe Actie, Winner, NL
2016  Nederlands Film Festival, Category Best Interactive, Long List, NL
2016  Radicale Vernieuwers, Category Art, Semi Finalist, NL
2014  Creative Industries Fund NL, Talent Development Grant, NL
2013  Dutch Design Award, Category Young Designer, Finalist, NL
2013  Ramses Shaffy Art Project, Kunst voor de Noord-Zuidlijn, Finalist, NL
2012  Be Open Award, Art Basel, Winner, CH
2008  Fonds BKVB, Working budget, NL
Masterclass / Residency
2016  HOBRA Artistic Residency Holland Brasil, BR
2015  idfa DocLab Seamless Reality, NL
2014  Sandberg@Mediafonds Quantified Reality, NL

Group exhibitions
2018  Designer’s Saturday, The importance of laughter with a completely straight face, CH
2017  Van Abbemuseum, In No Particular Order, NL
2017  Plan D International Design Festival, Techno Optimism / Techno Pessimism, HR
2016  VHDG, HEDEN/STEMMEN, NL
2016  Istanbul Design Biennal, Are We Human?, TR
2016  WOW Amsterdam, Onzijn, NL
2016  Laurinda Santos Lobo, HOBRA Artistic Residency Holland Brazil, BR
2016  Het Nieuwe Instituut, The Life Fair, NL
2015  Van Abbemuseum, Thing Nothing, NL
2015  Dutch Design Week, In No Particular Order, NL
2015  MOTI, Design My Privacy, NL
2015  SIGN, Parrhèsia - De moed tot waarheid in de transparante samenleving, NL
2015  Het Nieuwe Instituut, Monumenten van Vrede, NL
2015  Salone del Mobile, PROOFFLab exhibition at Atelier Clerici, IT
2014  Dutch Design Week, Doom Pa Di Dee at Sectie C, NL
2014  Mediamatic, PretPark, NL
2014  Resolute - Design Changes, MOTI, Casino Luxembourg, Lodz Design Festival, NL
2013  Dutch Design Awards, Nominees Young Designer Award, NL
2013  Academiegalerie, CO-LAB - 37 studenten over de toekomst van grafisch ontwerp, NL
2013  Duintjer CS, Kunst in de Noord-Zuidlijn, NL
2012  De Appel Arts Centre Amsterdam, Vote Back - Festival about arts and politics, NL
2012  Sandberg Graduation Show, Who You Gonna Call?, NL
2012  ToffiePop Festival, Team Holland with Sandberg Institute, ZA
2012  Art Basel, Sandberg selection 2012, CH
2012  Object Rotterdam, Sandberg selection 2012, NL
2011  Stedelijk Museum, SLASH/ART temporary exhibition about budget cuts on arts, NL
2011  Virtueel Museum Zuidas, Life After Planning, NL
2010  Corrosia, New Order - De volgende generatie grafisch ontwerpers, NL
2009  Galerie Krabbedans / De Witte Dame, Items Eindexamenselectie Preview, NL
2009  Graduation show HKU at Utrecht School of the Arts, NL
2009  Academiegalerie, Tourisme, solo exhibition (with isme), NL
2009  Punt WG, A selective collective image of the Balkan - solo exhibition (with isme), NL
Performances
2019  droog, Amsterdam Design Debat, NL
2018  SIGN, Week van het Kunstenaarsboek, NL
2018  Welcome to The Village, NL
2017  Torpedo Theater, De Mus, NL
2017  Welcome to The Village, NL
2017  WOW Amsterdam, Onzijn finnisage, NL
2016  VHDG, HEDEN/STEMMEN, NL
2016  WOW Amsterdam, Onzijn vernissage, NL
2016  Laurinda Santos Lobo, Oráculo, part of HOBRA residency, BR
2016  Laurinda Santos Lobo, Jornal Nacional, part of HOBRA residency, BR
2016  SIGN, Parrhésia, NL
2016  Tolhuistuin, Tori, NL
2015  Dutch Design Week, DDW College, NL
2015  Geen Daden Maar Woorden, NL
2015  Van Abbemuseum, Dutch Design Week, NL
2015  Het Nieuwe Instituut, Monumenten voor Vrede, NL
2014  Mediamatic, Pretpark, NL
2014  FLAM V - A week of performance art, Arti et Amicitiae, NL
2014  Gasten van de familie Bolink, NL
2013  Nuit Blanche Amsterdam, NL
2013  Nutshuis, Pushing up Daisy, NL
2010  Dutch Design Center, Kunstgras (with Aangenaam), NL
2007  Dutch Design Center, Kunstgras (with Aangenaam), NL
2007  Utrecht School of the Arts, (with Aangenaam), NL
2006  Uitzwaaiservice, performances in public space (with Aangenaam), NL
Lectures
2019  PechaKucha - Human Rights Edition, de Balie Amsterdam, NL
2018  Twynstra Gudde, Disruptia, NL
2018  University of the Arts Utrecht, Professional Skills, NL
2017  It's all Graphic - Activism & Graphic Design, Pakhuis de Zwijger, NL
2017  University of Amsterdam, Gaming the State, Play and Design as Political Research Strategy, NL
2017  Bureau Europa, De Staat van Europa, NL
2017  O.P.A, Swipe Away the Heartache, Emojify the Pain, NL
2017  Landelijke Vastgoeddag Rijksoverheid, Closing Lecture, NL
2017  Plan D, Techno optimism / Techno pessimism, HR
2017  AKV St. Joost Master Institute, Symposium Citizen Designer, NL
2017  Twynstra Gudde, Disruptia, NL
2016  Willem de Kooning Academy, Graphic Design department, NL
2016  St Joost, Master Programmes General Academic Studies, NL
2016  NFF Best Interactive, with Het Nieuwe Instituut and Random Studio, NL
2016  PechaKucha at Manifeest, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, NL
2016  Centro Carioca de Design, lecture during HOBRA residency, BR
2016  Databaas, Het Nieuwe Instituut, with Random Studio, NL
2016  Stimuleringsfonds, lecture about received talent grant, NL
2016  Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, NL
2016  Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Neuewelle - actuele kunst en educatie, NL
2016  ArtEZ, Manufacture of desire, NL
2015  Felix Meritis, Festival der Vooruitgang, NL
2015  Humanity in Action International Conference, NL
2015  Wim Crouwel Instituut, Launch of The Debate at UvA Bijzondere Collecties, NL
2015  Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, MediaCultuur award, NL
2015  Utrecht School of the Arts, Atelieruren program, NL
2015  St. Joost Academy, General Academic Studies program, NL
2014  DACS – Hollandia, királyság! with Platform BK at FKSE, HU
2014  Graphic Design Festival Breda, Retweet - Current Topics, NL
2014  PechaKucha, Trouw Amsterdam, NL
2014  St. Joost Academy, NL
2013  Kapitaal, exhibition CO-LAB, NL
2013  Utrecht School of the Arts, NL
2012  Toffie Pop Culture Festival, ZA
2012  Sandberg@Mediafonds Curating Reality, NL
2010  Ignite, Mediamatic, Amsterdam, NL
2009  Sarajevo Art Academy, BA
2009  Magdalena Festival, lecture about Tourisme (with isme), SI
2009  University of Sarajevo, lecture about Tourisme (with isme), BA
2009  Sarajevo Art Academy, lecture about Tourisme (with isme), BA
2006  Dutch Design Center, Utrecht, NL
Press
2019  Financieel Dagblad, article about Prince Bernhard poster, NL
2019  Nieuw Amsterdams Peil, article about Monocultuur poster, NL
2018  Welcome to The Village, column about Big Bangs: Human History in 12 Circles, NL
2018  Dutch Design Daily, post about Boekverbrandingen: een bloemlezing, NL
2018  The Low Countries 26, article about Dutch Design in 2018, BE / NL
2018  Dude - Dutch Designers Magazine, article about Boekverbrandingen: een bloemlezing, NL
2017  Dutch Design Daily, post about The Daily Spectacle, NL
2017  HRT - Forum, interview about Plan D and Koppie Koppie, HR
2017  The Frontier, article about 51 Sprints, INT
2016  Editie NL, item about digital privacy with Koppie Koppie, NL
2016  The Common Affairs, piece about Koppie Koppie, NL
2016  FWA, Site of the Day, 51 Sprints, UK
2016  Het Nieuwe Instituut, radio interview about 51 Sprints, NL
2016  Magazine du Webdesign, article about 51 Sprints, FR
2016  VPRO Nooit Meer Slapen, radio interview about 51 Sprints, NL
2016  de Fusie, article about Staattaal, NL
2016  O Globo, interview about residency at HOBRA, BR
2015  Volkskrant, Boek van de dag: Vlakland, NL
2015  Vice Creators, article about Vlakland, NL
2015  NOS, article about Heel Holland Transparant, NL
2015  Het Parool, article about Staattaal, NL
2015  HP de Tijd, article about Staattaal, NL
2015  El País, article about Koppie Koppie, ES
2015  CNN International, interview about Koppie Koppie, US
2015  Volkskrant, article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  Omroep MAX, TV interview about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  Adformatie, article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  AD, article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  RTL Ontbijtnieuws, item about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  De Telegraaf, article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  LINDA., article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2015  RTV Utrecht, TV interview & article about Koppie Koppie, NL
2014  Looks Good Feels Good Is Good, article about Trots op Nederland, NL
2014  Geen Stijl, article about Stardust, NL
2014  Our age is 13, interview about Putin a Rainbow, FR
2013  TPO, article about Ramses Shaffy Art Project, NL
2013  VPRO, interview about Dutch Design Award nomination, NL
2013  Bianet, article about Putin a Rainbow, TR
2013  KAOS GL, article about Putin a Rainbow, TR
2013  Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty, article about Putin a Rainbow, EU
2013  VARA - De Heer ontwaakt, radio interview about Putin a Rainbow, NL
2013  David Swatling, article about Putin a Rainbow, UK
2013  NRC Handelsblad, article about Putin a Rainbow, NL
2013  Joop.nl, article about Putin a Rainbow, NL
2013  Radio Sarajevo, article about Putin a Rainbow, BA
2013  AVRO - Opium TV, appearance, item about Ramses Shaffy Art Project, NL
2013  Parool, interview about Ramses Shaffy Art Project, NL
2013  AT5 - Kort Amsterdams, item about Ramses Shaffy Art Project, NL
2012  VPRO, - De avonden interview about Rood Wit Blauw, NL
2012  Items.nl, article about Be Open Award, NL
2012  Design.nl, article about Be Open Award, NL
2012  Cape Times, article about Pier to Pier, ZA
2012  XOXO Magazine 400 years of Holland / Turkey, interview, TR / NL
2012  Gouden Bergen, article about SLASH/ART, NL
2011  NRC Next, article about SLASH/ART, NL
2010  AT5, article about Trots op Nederland, NL
2010  Telegraaf, article about Trots op Nderland, NL
2010  Straatnieuws, series of posters on municipality Council elections, NL
2009  Items, publication about best Art Academy graduates, NL
2009  Dani, interview about graduation project New Order, BA
2009  Radio Sarajevo, interview about graduation project New Order, BA
2009  Radio Sarajevo, interview about workshop Sarajevo Objects, BA
2008  NRC Next, Article about Tourisme - A selective collective image of the Balkan (with isme), NL
2008  Express, interview about Tourisme (with isme), Kosovo
2008  Koha Ditore, interview about Tourisme (with isme), Kosovo
2008  Zëri, interview about Tourisme (with isme), Kosovo
2008  Sremska TV, interview about project Tourisme (with isme), RS
2008  Rumske Novine, interview about Tourisme (with isme), RS
2008  Dani, interview about Tourisme (with isme), BA
2008  Lucas X, article about Tourisme (with isme), NL
2008  Unst, interview for the Ambtion issue (with isme), NL
2006  AT5 - Kort Amsterdams, report on De Uitzwaaiservice, (with Aangenaam), NL
2006  VARA - De Wereld Draait Door, TV interview with De Uitzwaaiservice (with Aangenaam), NL
2006  Algemeen Dagblad / Utrechts Dagblad, interview with De Uitzwaaiservice (with Aangenaam), NL
2006  Het Parool, interview about De Uitzwaaiservice (with Aangenaam), NL