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Amsterdam / Netherlands

Born in 1950

From 1970 to 1974 Ruudt Peters studied jewelry design at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam.

By 1990 he was the head of their Jewelry Department. Peters taught there until 2000. He then became professor at Adellab Konstfack in Stockholm, Sweden. Currently he is a professor in at the Alchimia Contemporary Jewelry School in Florence, Italy. In addition to his professorships, Peters also teaches week-long intensive workshops from his summer studio in Ravenstein, the Netherlands.

Peters has had numerous exhibitions of his sculpture, objects and jewelry in museums and galleries in Europe and the United States. His work is included in the collections of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, the CODA Museum in Apeldoorn, the Schmuckmuseum in Pforzheim, the Danner Stiftung in Munich, the MAD Museum in New York, the Mint Museum in Charlotte and the Corning Museum of Glass.

www.ruudtpeters.nl

 

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  • Studied Jewellery design at Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam NL

  • Studied Medical Instrumentmaker at Fysiological Labor, Leiden NL

    • “Qi” Gallery Spektrum Munchen DE
    • “Qi” Gallerie Rob Koudijs Amsterdam NL
    • “Qi” Art Basel Miami Design, Basel by Gallery Ornamentum, SW
    • “Corpus” Gallery Spektrum Munchen DE
    • “Lingam “ Art Basel Miami Design, Basel by Gallery Ornamentum, SW
    • “Corpus” Gallerie Rob Koudijs Amsterdam NL
    • “Anima” solo Galerie Spektrum Munchen DE
    • “Anima” Gallery Hiko, Hiko Mizuno , Tokyo JP
    • “Anima” Gallery Antonella Vilanova, Florence IT
    • “Introduction” Gallerie Rob Koudijs Amsterdam NL
    • “Philosopher Stone” MAD museum Santiago de Chille CL
    • “Platina” solo Miami/Basel Design, Galerie Caroline van Hoek, SW
    • “Anima” solo SOFA NY by Ornamentum Hudson USA
    • “Anima” Galerie Marzee Nijmegen. NL
    • “Lingam” Galerie Caroline van Hoek, Brussel, BE
    • “Lingam” Galerie Phoebus Rotterdam.NL
    • “Sefiroth” Galerie Spektrum Munchen G
    • “Sefiroth” Mass Art college of art and design Boston USA
    • “Sefiroth” Ornamentum Hudson NY USA
    • “Alchemy” Gallery Beatrice Lang Bern SW
    • “Sefiroth” Galerie Marzee Nijmegen. NL
    • “Change & Installations” CODA museum Apeldoorn NL
    • “Iosis” Hnoss galery, Gothenburg, S
    • “Change” SCA Gallery, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, AUS
    • “Iosis” Hnoss galery, Gotenburg, S
    • “Change” SCA Gallery, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, AUS
    •  “Azoth” Ornamentum Hudson NY USA
    • “Iosis” Metal Gallery Copehagen DE
    • “Azoth” Platina Stockholm SE
    • “Azoth & Iosis” Galerie Marzee Nijmegen NL
    • “Change” Kulturhuset Stockholm, SE
    • “Azoth” Ornamentum Hudson NY USA
    • “Iosis” Metal Gallery Copehagen DE
    • “Azoth” Platina Stockholm SE
    • “Azoth & Iosis” Galerie Marzee Nijmegen NL
    • “Change” Kulturhuset Stockholm, SE
    • “ der stein trügt” Villa Bengel, Idar Oberstein, G
    • “Change” Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau, G
    • “Azoth” galerie Spektrum Munchen G
    • “Change” Bayerische Kunstverrein Munchen,G
    • “Change” Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim, G
    • “Change” Designmuseum, Gent, B
    • “Change” Beurs van Berlage Museum, Amsterdam NL
    • “Change” Museum of Modern Art, Arnhem NL
    • “small change” Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen NL
    • Galerie Spektrum Munchen, G
    • Hnoss gallery Götenborg S
  • Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen NL
    Galerie Spektrum, Munich
    Galerie Jewelerswerk, Washington dc USA

  • Galerie Chobot, Vienna AU | galerie Marzee, Nijmegen

    • ‘2013 Beijing InternationalJewelry Art Exhibition’ Milenium Museum Beijing CE
    • ‘Lahti’ Korut 84 GHZ Kultur im Keller Munchen DE
    • “this is where they met” with Paul Fleming Jewellery Sessions, Platina NMM Munchen DE
    • “Harrie Tillie Award” Stedelijk Museum, Roermond, NL
    • “Sarabande” Galerie Koudijs, Amsterdam, NL
    • “Kama, Sesso e design” Museum Triennale di Milano, Milano IT
    • “unexpected Pleasures” Design Museum ,Shad Thames, London GB
    • “pilot exhibit 10 years – Re: Jewellery” Caibai Jewellery, Beijing, CN
    • “10 years – Re: Jewellery” Cafa Museum, Beijing, CN
    • “Fringe” UBI gallery, Beijing, CN
    • “Kindred Spirit with Evert Nijland” Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, FI
    • “Hommage a Baudelaire” Galerie Baudelaire Antwerpen BE
    • ‘Lahti’ Korut 84 GHZ Lahti FI
    • Sobre Schmuck 12 Valencia Arte y Joyaby Jose Marin y Tomas Palos SP
    • “unexpected Pleasures” National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, AU
    • Joieria Contemporania, Museu Valencia de la il ilustracio Valencia SP
    • “The Spirit of Stone” Villa Bengel, Idar Oberstein, G
    • Sofa NY represented by Ornamentum, Hudson, USA
    • “Under Construction”, Marq, Museum of Architecture, Buenos Aires AR
    • Schmuck 2012 Handwerkkammer Munchen G
    • “Kitsch tra Arte Ornamento” Graziella Folchini Grassetto, Padova, I
    • “The Spirit of Stone” Imatra Art Museum Imatra FI
    • “Judaism A World of Stories” De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam, NL
    • “Jewellery Unleashed” curator: Liesbeth den Besten, MMKA Arnhem, NL
    • “Premio per il gioiello contemporaneo fondazione Cominelli, Brescia, I
    • “Communication and Innovation” Modern Art Center Millenium Momument Beijing, China
    • “Open Mind” Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
    • Design Art Basel Miami Design, Basel by Gallery Ornamentum, SW
    • “The Ring” Gallery Hnoss, Gotenborg SE
    • “Friedrich Becker Prize” Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hannau, DE
    • “Carraresi’s Padua in Contemporary Jewellery” Oratorio San Rocco Padova IT
    • Collect London preview by Gallerie Rob Koudijs Amsterdam London GB
    • Object Rotterdam by Gallerie Rob Koudijs Amsterdam NL
    • “The Spirit of Stone” South Karelia Museum, Lappeenranta FI
    • Art Karlsruhe represented by Gallery Spektrum Munchen G
    • Art Bologna First represented by Gallery Antonella Vilanova Florence IT
    • ‘Florentine Portraits’ by Federico Cavicchioli at Antonella Villanova, Florence IT
    • Pan Amsterdam Galerie, Marzee NL
    • ‘the plastic show‘ Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, USA
    • “Anima Platina” Gustav Knokke represented by Galerie Caroline van Hoek, BE
    • “Materia e Colore” Graziella Folchini Grassetto, Padova, I
    • “Preziosa 2010 DialoGhi” Leopoldine old Cloister, Firenze, I
    • “Lingam” World Craft Counsel BF Mons BE
    • “Lingam” 122 fertility symbols Museum Catharijneconvent Utrecht NL
    • “Glass Wear” Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL, USA
    • Ornamentum, Art Basel Miami Design, Miami USA
    • “Lingam” Konstfack Univerity of Craft and design Stockholm SE
    • “Het Nieuwe Versieren” Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem NL
    • ‘Anniversary 10 year Platina Stockholm SE
    • “Body/Image” Richmond Centre Western Michigan University Kalamazoo USA
    • “Glass Wear” MAD Museum of Arts & Design, New York, USA
    • “Glass Wear” Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, USA
    • “Glass Wear” Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christie, USA
    • “Design Miami” Ornamentum, Miami USA
    • “Dutch masters” Graziella Folchini Grassetto, Padova, I
    • “Just Must” the Great Guild House, Estonian History Museum, Talin, ES
    • “Now & Then” Kath Libbert Jewellery, Saltaire UK
    • “Collezionismo a Padova” Graziella Folchini Grassetto, Padova, I
    • “Crack and Taste” Artsts discover ceramics, Tiendschuur Tegelen NL
    • ”From hand to hand” Mudac Lausanne CH
    • “Trienale europeenne Du Bijou contemporaine“, Mons, BE
    • “Jewellery, Anthology from Our OwnCollection”, CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, NL
    • “Masters of Disguise” Mint Museum, Charlotte, USA
    • “Framing-The Art of Jewelry” Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland Oregon, USA
    • “New Dutch Design via Budapest” Gödör Klub, Budapest, HO
    • “Glass Wear” Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim, D
    • “Ornament as Art” Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC, USA
    • “Glass Wear” Glazen Huis Vlaams centrum voor Hedendaagse Glaskunst, Lommel, BE
    • “Schmuck” Internationalen Handwerksmesse, Munich, D
    • “Schmuck” School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University, UK
    • “Schmuck” Miejska Galeria Sztuki, Gallery Willa, Lodz, PL
    •  “Hnoss depended” Röhsska Museet, Gotenborg, SE
    • “Glass Wear” Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo Ohio, USA
    • “Jewelry by Artists” Daphne Ferago Collection Museum of Fine Arts Boston, USA
    • “Beyond Material” gallery Lous Martin Delft, NL
    • Annual Earing Show Ornamentum Hudson, USA
    • Plus 5 Gallery Spektrum Munich, G
    • “Elengancia Holandesa” Essential Arts La Paz, Bolivia
    • “The Necklace Show” Velvet da Vinci San Francisco, USA
    • “No body decoration” Lucca Preziosa 2006, I
    • “How to love juicy jam & jags” Drud & Koppe gallery Copenhagen, DK
    • “Azoth” Ornamentum SOFA Chicago, USA
    • “Fools Gold” Embassy gallery Edinburgh, GB
    • “Maker-Wearer-Vieuwer” The Glasgow School of Art, GB
    • L´Or Bijoux d´Europe Hotel de Ville Audebrand, F
    • “Collect” artfair Victoria & Albert Museum London, GB
    • “Schmuck 2004” Handwerkskammer Munchen G
    • “Meeting points” 25 year Arco at Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian Lisbon, P
    • Attribution 18: Twaalfdelig en meer Fonds BKVB Amsterdam, NL
    • “International Showcase” Contemporary Applied Arts London, G
    • Gallery Friederike Glück, Stuttgart, G
    • “The link to the body” Le Porte Object, Nime, F
    • “Dutch souvenirs” EKWC Spazio Consolo Milaan, I
    •  Experiment Schmuck Schmuck museum Pforzheim, G
    • earrings 10 year Hnoss gallery Götenborg, S
    • Experiment Schmuck Anger museum Erfurt, G
    • “Nature and Time” Goldsmiths´House Hanau, G
    • “No polisch without friction” Centraal Museum Utrecht, NL
    • “el broche” Forvm Ferlandina, Barcelona, SP
    • “pièce / à / conviction” Tactile, Geneve Ch
    • “Floating time, 21 tiaras for Maxima” Museum Het Kruithuis s-Hertogenbosch NL
    • “Dis Play” Proposal for Municipal Art Acquisitions Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.NL
    • “Blow Up” avant-garde jewellery Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam NL
    • “Ringe von 33 Schmuckkunstlern” Galerie Stühler Berlin G
    • “20 jahre Galerie Spektrum” Spektrum Munchen G
    • Jewellery Almere’s choice, Marzee, de Paviljoens Almere NL
    • Jewellery Apeldoorn’s choice, Marzee, van Reekum Museum, Apeldoorn NL
    • “A Public Space Odyssey” Arti Amsterdam NL
    • “Mikromegas”, American Craftmuseum New York USA
    • Kunstrai, Marzee Amsterdam NL
    • “Ambtsketens”, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam NL
    • “Mikromegas”, Bayerischer Kunstgewerbe-Verein, Munchen D
    • “the Ring”, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge USA
    • Coincides with A View by two, Hellen Drutt, Philadelphia USA
    • “A View by two”, The RISD Museum, rovidence, USA
    • “The ego adorned” Koningin fabiolazaal, Antwerp B
    • “Parures d’alleurs”, Musée de design, Lausanne CH
    • “Op de huid” Museum voor moderne kunst Arnhem NL
    • ‘La renaissance du Bijou’, Galerie Piltzer, Paris, F
    • Kunstrai Marzee NL
    • ‘Schmuck 2000’, Handwerksmesse, München, G
    • ‘Kunst hautnah’, K-haus, Vienna, AU
    • ‘Sculptures portables’, Musee des arts decoratifs, Montreal, A
    • ‘Alternative material exhibition’, SAC, Boston, USA
    • ‘Jewelrymaker: shaman?’, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam NL
  • Nomination “Harrie Tillie Award” (for Corpus) Stedelijk Museum, Roermond NL

  • Marzee Award 2005 (for oeuvere) Gallery Marzee Nijmegen NL

  • Herbert Hofmann Award 2004 (for Iosis)  Munchen G

  • Françoise van den Bosch Award 2000 (for oeuvere) Amsterdam NL

  • Nomination Design Prijs Rotterdam ’95 (for Ouroboros) Rotterdam NL

  • Nomination ‘Design Prijs Rotterdam’ (for Passio) Rotterdam NL

  • ‘Only One’ prize, design of perfume bottle  (for Passio)

  • Nomination for the “Lage Landen Prijs”,(for Interno) Kunstrai 91  Amsterdam NL

    •  ‘Waidan Neidan’ Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, Beijing CE
    • “Life” Ädellab, Konstfack University of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm SE
    • “Fuck China do I love you ?” Ceac Tetterode gebouw Amsterdam.NL
    • “Koru4” Kindred Spirit together with Evert Nijland Imatra Art Museum Imatra FI
    • “Philosopher Stone” Atta Gallery, BAC centre Bangkok TAI
    • “Philosopher Stone” National Academy of the Arts Oslo, N
    • “Philosopher Stone” Under Construction, FADU Buenos Aires AR
    • “Philosopher Stone” “Communication and Innovation” Modern Art Center Millenium Momument Beijing, China
    • “Philosopher Stone” Open Mind Seminar Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, KR
    • “Philosopher Stone” Hiko Mizuno College, Tokyo, JP
    • “Anima” SOFA New York 2010, Lecture Series, New York, USA
    • “Lingam” World Craft Counsel BF Mons BE
    • “Anima & Lingam” Rietveld Academie Amsterdam, NL
    • “Lin2013 ‘Life’ Estonian Academy of Arts Talinn ES
    • “No Pain No Gain” Western Michigan University Kalamazoo USA
    • “No Guts No Glory” PHL University College Hasselt B
    • Birth of an idea” DOK architects Amsterdam NL
    • WCC.BF “trienale europeenne Du Bijou contemporaine Conference Mons BE
    • Mass Art college of art and design Boston USA
    • ESBA Ecole supérieure des beaux-arts Genève SW
    • Design INDABA 10 Cape Town South Africa
    • Visual Arts Department University of Stellenbosch South Africa
    • University of Ulster, Belfast IR
    • Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art an Design Dundee Schotland UK
    • JMGA, Sydney Conference, Sydney, AUS
    • MAD, Museum Art & Design, New York NY, USA
    • Sofa, Chicago- Art Fair, Chicago USA
    • Dankske Kunsthandvaerkeres Copenhagen, DE
    • Edinburg College of Art Edinburgh GB
    • symposium Maker- Wearer- Viewer Glasgow school of Art GB
    • Fachhochschule Trier, Idar-Oberstein G
    • Bayerische Handwerkkammer Munchen G
    • Gulbenkian Museum Lisboa P
    • Fachhoghshule Phorzheim G
    • Konstfack Stockholm S | Faberge Art Foundation st Petersburg USSR
    • “Beyond Adornment” Symposium, Swedish Research Institute, Istanbul, TR
    • Fachhochschule Trier, Idar-Oberstein G
    • ‘Ongoing series’ Paviljoens Almere NL
    • PLE roundtableconference “desing and artistic research” Arezzo I
    • Aedes lecture for sociale housing corporations. Pampus, NL
    • de edelevriend, Rietveld Academie Amsterdam NL
    • “the Ring” Symposium, Mass College of Art, Boston USA
    • Kunstgespräche with Peter Skubic at Chobot Wien, AU
    • Lecture for Fashion and Design Initiative, Zwolle NL
    • Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm S
  • “Dusza” text by Benedikt Fischer PL

  • “Qi” text by Fredric Baas, NL

  • ‘Anima’ text by Monica Gaspar, NL

  • ‘Sefiroth’ text by Jorunn Veiteberg, , NL

  • ‘Change’ text by Liesbeth den Besten
    Marie- Jose van den Hout /  Rob Kurvers, NL

  • ‘Pneuma’, text by Gabi Dewald, NL

  • ‘Vinkhoek’ text by Tracy Metz, NL

  • ‘Lapis’, text by Gert Staal, NL

  • ‘Ouroboros’, text by Jan Hein Sassen, NL

  • ‘Passio ‘, text by Marjan Unger, NL

  • ‘Interno’, text by Ans van Berkum, NL

  • ‘Dedicated To’, text by Ans van Berkum, NL

  • ‘Verleden beelden’, by Cees Strauss, NL

    • Workshop “Face Now” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop ‘Air’ Estonian Academy of Arts Talinn EST
    • Workshop “Now Roots” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Afflatus” together with Evert Nijland Saimaa University Imatra FI
    • Workshop “Red” Central Academy of Fine Art CAFA Beijing CH
    • Workshop “Dream Now” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Air” Kookmin Art/Design University Seoul KR
    • Workshop “Air” Hiko Mizuno College, Tokyo, JP
    • Workshop “Breath Now” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Amore i Odio” Pamela de Fuente, Santiago de Chile, CL
    • Workshop “Now Move” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “HATE” Western Michigan University Kalamazoo USA
    • Workshop “Now Source” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Fuck You” Ädellab Konstfack at Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Flags” Ädellab Konstfack Stockholm SE
    • Workshop “ Fly Now” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Reli Now” Ädellab Konstfack at Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Hungrig” Ädellab Konstfack Stockholm SE
    • Workshop “Now Tree” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “LookNow” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Hate” Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh GB
    • Workshop “People” Identity Ädellab Konstfack Stockholm SE
    • Workshop “Now Chaos” Opere International Jewelleryschool, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “People on the street” Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg, B
    • Workshop “Jewellery for someone” South Carelia Polytechnic, Lappeenranta, FIN
    • Workshop ” Now You” Opere, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Jewellery for someone” Zeichenacademie Hanau G
    • Workshop “female-male” HDK Götenborgs university S
    • Workshop “Here and Now” Opere, Ravenstein NL
    • Workshop “Alchmia” Sipakorn university, Bankok TH
    • Workshop “La pietra filosofale” Le Arti Orafe, Firenze I
    • workshop (Rietveld Academie) Kondagon India
  • External critic Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Nürnberg, DE

  • Opponent Ädellab, Konstfack University of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm, SE

  • External critic Gerrit Rietveld Academy Amsterdam, NL

  • Professor Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School Florence, IT

  • External examinator RISD school of design Providence USA

  • Visiting Professor Cranbrook Academy of Art, 
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan USA

  • Visiting Professor PHL University College Hasselt, BE

  • Professor Ädellab, Konstfack University of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm SE
    Visiting Professor South Carelia Polytechnic Lappeenranta, FIN

  • External examinator Konstfack Metal department Stockholm SE

  • Founder Opere International Jeweleryschool, Ravenstein, NL

  • Opponent Hogeschool v.d. Kunsten, Utrecht NL

  • Head of Jewelry Department at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam NL

  • Teacher High school for the Arts Constantijn Huygens, Kampen NL

    • Forum “Identity’ Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, Beijing CE
    • Turnov on tour, Tarragona CZ-SP
    • Hommage a Erna Masarovicova Bratislava SK
    • co-curator seminar “Blood & Sperm” Ädellab Konstfack Stockholm SE
    • curator seminar “Flags” Ädellab Konstfack Stockholm SE
    • curator seminar “Identity” Kulturhuset Stockholm SE
    • curator “Shaman:Jewelrymaker?” Rietveld Academie Amsterdam NL
    • Kunstgespräche, “Love” Mieger AU
    • Turnov Garnet symposium, Turnov Chzech Republic
    • 6e Erfurter Schmuck Symposium, Erfurt G
    • scolarship, the Netherlands Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture
    • scolarship, the Netherlands Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture
    • projectsubsidy for CHANGE Amsterdams Foundation for the Arts Amsterdam
    • projectsubsidy for CHANGE Foundation Kunst& Meerwaarde Amsterdam
    • projectsubsidy for CHANGE Mondriaan Foundation Amsterdam
    • projectsubsidy The Netherlands Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture
    • scolarship Europeën Ceramic Work Centre s´ Hertogenbosch
    • scolarship, The Netherlands Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture | grant from Mondriaan Foundation Amsterdam
    • sketch “coin 400 year trade Netherland-Japan” ministery of finance Den Haag NL
    • “Fountain” Jheronimus Bosch Art Center ’s-Hertogenbosch NL
    • “as Above as Under” Liturgical Silverware, AFK & FU Amsterdam NL
    • ‘’Ritual’’ Urban Art plan, Zutphen Leesten-oost NL
    • ‘’Art as business gift’’ Cultuurfonds foundation BNG NL
    • “H2olland” Dutch Souvenirs, EKWC-Cor Unum NL
    • ‘Helix’ enviremental sculpture for Hoofdddorp NL
    • “tiara Maxima” Museum Kruithuis, Den Bosch NL