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Bas van Zuijlen

Born in 1973 in Vessem, Netherlands

My father and mother were cabinetmakers, specialized in interior-decorating of restaurants and shops, VIP travel- bus’s and camping-cars.

Studied:

  • 1989-1993 interior-architecture at Technical School for Wood and Interior decorating Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1993-1997 Product Design at Higher School for the Arts Arnhem (ARtez), Netherlands
  • 1998 Management at Boutique de Gestion, Besançon, France

Worked at:

1990’s

  • Ahrend professional interior-decorating, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • ASPA office interiors, Vlaardingen, Netherlands
  • De Vrij interior decorating Oss, Netherlands
  • Schueller interior decorating Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Frans Ottink porcelain Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • Dick Lion design in Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany
  • Céramic teacher at institut de formation céramique “le chateau”, Gray, France

2000’s

  • BasZ design et Porcelaine (1998-2005), porcelain workshop in Besançon and Combrit, France
  • Collections, Nicole L. interior decorating, (2000-2002) in Besançon, France
  • Carpenter solo and with Hervé Le Gall (2007-2010)
  • BasZ design since 2011 in Bretagne, France
  • “Atelier l’Esprit Créateur” porcelain and design workshop since 2016

Exhibitions :

  • 1996 “jong design” at BasF headquarters
  • 1997 “eindexamenexpositie”, Arnhem
  • 1997 “a choice of graduates” at Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen
  • 1998 “Goed Goed” hommage to Dick Lion at Museum voor moderne kunst, Arnhem
  • 1998 Interior Decorating Fair, Amsterdam
  • 1999 “Keranova”, galerie Terra, Delft
  • 1998 “chessgames” national championship chess, Besançon
  • 1999 “My friends” at the workshop, Besançon
  • 1999 “inovative art and design”, Lons le Saunier
  • 1999 “Art au grand cours”, Pontarlier
  • 1999  Solo at the university hospital, Tilburg
  • 2000 Cinna-Ligne Roset design shop, Besançon
  • 2002 “Noël des créateurs” Kerjean” castle
  • 2003 “Design and art christmasfair”, Perrenou castle
  • 2005 “Biennale du Design” de St. Etienne
  • 2016  inauguration of the workshop l’Atelier Esprit Créateur, Plobannalec
  • 2016 “Chantoires” with Froukje van Houten, Le Guilvinec

clients, references : Ahrend, ASPA, Shell, Port de Rotterdam, Thyssen, Cornerstone New York, Européan Center of
Contemporary Dance Dévelopment, Marcel Wanders, coutellerie Herder-Mindmühle, Nuon
électricité, Institut de Formation Céramique « le château » , Gray, Conseil Régional de Franche
Comté, Soins de Beauté Vesoul, Collections Nicole L, Abbey d’Acey, Al’Terre Breizh, CMR,
CCFD, Eglise Catholique de Finistère, Vivre et Aimer, Classes Bilingues de Pont l’Abbé, Ass.
Quimper-Haïti, Riva design Brasil, Osmunda design Pays-Bas.