​ ​​​Mariejon de Jong-Buijs


Born in Waalwijk, The Netherlands

​Currently lives and works in New Jersey, USA


2013 – 2015    Master in Fine Arts, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, FHNW, Basel, Switzerland
1990 – 1994    Bachelor of Education in Drawing and Painting, HBO Katholieke Leergangen, Tilburg, The Netherlands 

Awards and Honors 
2019: New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), Fiscal Sponsorship for Project "iExist", a forthcoming Artist Book and Exhibition in New York, NY 
2019: New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Newark, NJ

Exhitibions (Selection)


VAST EXPANSES, two-person exhibition, Brick + Mortar Gallery, Easton Pennsylvania, USA, 2019

STOOK, feel the need, Steenfabriek, Gilze, The Netherlands, 2019


The Clemente Soto Velez Cultural and Educational Center, Guest Artist at OPEN DOORS OPEN STUDIOS, New York City NY, USA

INDEX at Index Art Center Newark NJ, USA


Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton NJ, USA 

Sav/fe, Fort Sabina, Heyningen, The Netherlands

pictura, Galerie plan.d., Düsseldorf, Germany


Cuisine, Atelier Mondial, curated by Francesca Petrarca, Basel, Switzerland

Video-Summe 17  'Videoförmig', Kaskadenkondensator, Basel, Switzerland


Regionale 17, 'Border-Crossing', FABRIKculture, Hégenheim, France

Liste Total, LISTE 21 - Art Fair, Dr. Kuckucks Labrador, Basel, Switzerland

Regionale 16, Städtische Galerie Stapflehus,Weil am Rhein, Germany

Mx. World. On the Million Genders of the Real, Kunsthalle BaselCurated by Chus Martinez, Basel, Switzerland
Irma la Douce, REVISITED, Penthouse Gallery, Zürich, Switzerland


About Painting, Art Gallery HAUS 41, Gipf-Oberfrick, Switzerland (Solo)
Open Atelier, Sempacherstrasse, Basel, Switzerland

20 Jahre Kasko, Kaskadenkondensator, Basel, Switzerland

Projects (Selection)
The Second Day, Art Institute HGK Basel, The living Atelier, Trevor Paglen, Experiments with students, curated by Chus Martinez
Radio X, 'Nachtgespräche' with Birgit Kempker and the Art Institute HGK Basel, Switzerland








































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