Annabel Howland (UK/NL) Lives and works in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Film screenings & festivals This Entangled Land (2022, 24'41") Annabel Howland
2023 Fungi Festival, Emmets Garden, Kent, UK
2023 Amstelpark - Beneath the trees near Orangerie, Amstelpark, Amsterdam
2023 Zone@Source, Amsterdam with lecture by Malin Klein (Toby Kiers Lab) on mycorrhizal fungi
2022 RADIUS Center for Art and Ecology, Delft. Screening This Entangled Land by Annabel Howland with talk by Prof. Toby Kiers on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and  SPUN-Society for the Protection of Underground Networks.
2022 Mannheim Arts & Film Festival. Screening This Entangled Land (2022), Award Winner 2022.

Solo and duo exhibitions (selection):

2023 Residency and installation Arbuscules & Constellations, cadavre exquise Arbuscules & Understanding and screening beneath the trees of This Entangled Land (2022),  Park Studio (Orangerie), Zone2Source, Amstelpark, Amsterdam
2021 Exhibition of collages and cut-outs at The Frozen Fountain, Amsterdam
2020 Solo exhibition Marking 30 Years in the Netherlands at Losdok projectruimte, Amsterdam
2019 Solo exhibition Durn That Road at Bradwolff Projects, Amsterdam. Lecture & essay by Alena Alexandrova
2018 Final iteration of Producers-Parasites-Hosts in main entrance, VU Amsterdam, part of Get Lost art route 2018. Symposium Producers-Parasites-Hosts with VU Amsterdam Profs Toby Kiers, Albert Menkveld, Katja Kwastek; and Renée Ridgway, Alena Alexandrova, Clare Butcher, Simon Ferdinando, Tim Neutel.
2017 Triangulations, sound installation, Het Rode Loper Festival, Flevopark, Amsterdam
2014 Producers-Parasites-Hosts (Den Helder),Het Pomgemaal, Den Helder Producers-Parasites-Hosts (On Cheating), Pakhuis Wilhelmina, Amsterdam
2009 Liminal Cuts (solo) Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 Drains, Cables, and Cuts, (solo) part of Silicon Fen by Film & Video Umbrella and Norwich School of Art and Design, King’s Lynn Art Centre & Babylon Gallery, Ely, England.
2004 Stay, Futura (solo), Prague, Czech Republic
2003 Lines of Disposition. Lines of Site. Archipel (solo), Apeldoorn, Netherlands. Expanding Cuts, TENT.’s Curve, Rotterdam Photo Biennial, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
2002 Cut Land/Terre Tranchée, Centre VU (solo exhib. & residency), Quebec, Canada (cat.).
2001 Cloudgrids, Galerie Ron Mandos, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
1999 Peripheral(s) Hotel New York, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA.
1999 Peripheral(s), (solo) Grafisch Atelier Utrecht, Netherlands. 1998 AIR, Galerie MK, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
1997 Resonances, (solo), Pand Paulus, Schiedam, Netherlands.
1994 Valuta/Currencies, (solo) Rotterdam Photo Biennial, De Vaalserberg, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Group exhibitions/projects (selection):

2023 Gegeven Ruimte. ACEC Apeldoorn, NL. Jan Theun van Rees
2023 Gegeven Ruimte, Kennemer Theater, Beverwijk, NL. Jan Theun van Rees
2019 Gegeven Ruimte, Kunsthal 45, Den Helder, NL. Jan Theun van Rees
2019 Gegeven Ruimte, Loods 6, Amsterdam, NL. Jan Theun van Rees.
2018 At Altitude, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, UK.
2015 Residu #3, Kunsthal 45, Den Helder, Netherlands
2013 Agora Athens Biennale, Producers-Parasites-Hosts Athens Mix sound piece performed with a lecture on Asger Jorn by Hilde de Bruijn (
2011 Genius without Talent, de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2010 Digitaal? Analoog! Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2008 There is No Road (The Road is Made by Walking), Laboral, Gijón, Spain
2005 Kersvers, Club 11, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2004 Tracer, Para-education Department (Annie Fletcher and Sarah Pierce) Witte de with Center for Contemporary Art/Tent. Rotterdam, Netherlands (cat.). Moving, Artwalk, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2003 Willekeur en/of Het Goed Geproportioneerde Lichaam, Artis, Den Bosch, Netherlands.
2003 Non-Members Only, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2002 Perspective 2002, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
2002 Amsterdamse Visite, De Parel bij Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2002 Selective Whole, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, USA (cat.).
2002 Navigation, Adrift at Stubnitz Las Palmas, Rotterdam, Netherlands (cat.).
2001 Landscape Trauma in the Age of Scopophilia, Cafe Gallery, London / Leeds Met. University Gallery, Leeds, England. Curated by Richard Hylton, Autograph ABP (cat.)
2001 Multipel Meervoud, Parel, Amsterdam (cat.), Netherlands.
1999 Mois de la Photo à Montréal SKOL centre des arts actuels, Montréal (Québec), Canada (cat.) Special Mention, Le Prix Contact du Mois de la photo à Montréal.
1999 and...and...and...and..., Consortium, Amsterdam, Netherlands (see below).
1996  Computer World, The Tannery, London, England. Zero Time, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England (see below).
1992  Snapshot Politics, Provinciaal Museum Hasselt, B / CBK Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Permanent commissions / work in public collections:

Bournes, Deans, Bottoms and Brows. Site-specific commission for Towner Art Gallery collection, Eastbourne, England, 2018 | Separated Flow (Between Mountains and Sea), site-specific commission for LaBoral, Gijon, Spain, 2009 | Perspectives, permanent work the central hall of OLVG West Hospital, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2004 | Trebesice Tracks, for Chateau Trebesice, Czech Republic, 2004 | West, permanent photo & glass screen around the central hall and the staff restaurant of OLVG West Hospital, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2004.

Publications (selection):

Gegeven Ruimte, Jan Theun van Rees, Amsterdam 2019 | Producers-Parasites-Hosts with essay by Clare Butcher 2018 | fungi Annabel Howland, artist's book 2015 | Residu #3 Cat. Mondriaan Foundation 2015 | There Is No Road (The Road is Made by Walking) ed. Steven Bode with essays by Steven Bode, Sean Cubitt, George Stolz and Fernando García-Dory, Gijón 2009. | Silicon Fen, edited by Simon Willmoth and Steven Bode with texts by Iain Sinclair, Simon Willmoth, Steven Bode, Sean Cubitt and Tom Williamson. Norwich/London 2008. | S.Mag. no. 1, 2007, (Magazine about art and culture on/at sea), ‘Het Zeedelijk. A Turquoise Place’. Satellietgroep (The Hague) | Fjoezzz, no. 1, 2006, ‘Glas in de openbare ruimte. Deel 2’ (Glass in public space) | Kersvers no.1 magazine, Tommyz Toko/Vrienden Communicatie, Amsterdam 2005 | Stay Cat. Futura/Castle Trebesice/Netherlands Embassy, Prague 2005 Kersvers no.0 magazine, Tommyz Toko/Vrienden Communicatie, Amsterdam 2004 | Perspective 2002, Cat. Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast 2002 | Selective Whole, Cat. Parel Amsterdam/Raid Projects, Los Angeles 2002 | Cut Land/Terre Tranchée, Centre VU, Quebec City 2002 Landscape Trauma in the Age of Scopophilia, Cat. Autograph ABP 2001 HNY P.S.1, Jeanne van Heeswijk/Artimo Foundation, pp. 116-119, Amsterdam 2001 SKOL 1999-2000 Cat. SKOL centre des arts actuels, Montréal 2000 Snapshot Politics Cat. Provinciaal Museum Hasselt/ CBK Rotterdam 1992


2023 Expo & lectures at Arcam, Amsterdam: INSIDE OUTSIDE: Living Soil. A visual language for urban soil biodiversity
2023 Residency Park Studio (Orangerie) Zone2Source Amstelpark, Amsterdam (July)
2022 Joined board of studio building Pakhuis Wilhelmina, Amsterdam (Stichting de Wilhelmina) - ongoing.
2022 Residency Wild Ways, The Museum of Loss and Return, Italy
2019 Residency, The Museum of Loss and Return, Italy
2014 Mondriaan Fund residency at Pompgemaal Den Helder, North Holland.
2003 Residency, Castle Trebesice, Czech Republic.
2002 Residency, Centre VU, Quebec City, Canada.
1998-99 Initiator and co-curator of and...and...and...and... , Consortium, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
1999 Commission by Moriko Kira (architect).
1996 Co-curator and participant Zero Time, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England.


1990-92 Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands.
1986-90 Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London, England.
1989 Staatliche Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf, Germany.
1985-86 Winchester School of Art and Design, England.