2018

The Man Machine | EYE Film Institute | Amsterdam | NL

Off-crimmp_cinema | Rotterdam | NL

International Short Film Festival | Cyprus

Imagine Science Film Festival | New York City | USA

Radboud Reflects & Dziga | Nijmegen | NL

New Media Art Festival (NEMAF) | Seoul | South-Korea

Timeline Festival | | Belo Horizonte | BR

Zerp Galerie | Rotterdam | NL

Edingburgh Film Festival | GB-SCT

EYE Film Institute | Amsterdam | NL

Karlovy Vary Film Festival | CZ

Kinodot Experimental Film Festival International competition | Saint Petersburg | Russia

Arsenal | Institut für Film und Videokunst | Berlin | DE

Variscoop at Jungle | Amsterdam | NL

Short Film Festival Oberhausen | DE

Lima media art platform | Amsterdam | NL

EYE Film Institute | Amsterdam | NL

De Aanschouw | Rotterdam | NL

International Film Festival | Rotterdam | NL

 

2017

Electric Poetry | Albert van Abbehuis | Eindhoven | NL

Salon d’hiver | Zerp Gallery | Rotterdam | NL

Fotofilm | Film Archiv Austria | Wien | AT

Hiperóptica: lo visible o lo invisible | La Casa Encendida | Madrid | ES

NEMAF | Seoul International New Media Art Festival | Seoul | KR

Videomedeja festival in Novi Sad | Serbia

Groupshow at FOMU Fotomuseum | Between Film and Photography | Antwerpen

Group expo Move | Kinetic Art | Albert van Abbehuis Eindhoven

Groupshow Mind’s Eye @ ZERP Galerie | Rotterdam

Expectations of the Cinematic Space | Leiden University Researchlab| @ EYE film institute | Amsterdam

The Mondriaan Fund has granted Michiel Van Bakel a Stipend for Established Artists

Exhibition Museum de Wieger Deurne

 

2016

Off-Crimmp-Cinema , Podium OCW, Rotterdam

Screenings @ Statenlokaal, Video art in the House of Parliament, The Hague

Kassel Documentary and Video festival, Kassel, Germany

Solo expo Lislokaal, Rotterdam

INVIDEO – 26th International Exhibition of Video and Cinema Beyond, Milan, Italy

‘Transparency Machines’ at the Centre Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

Road trip…‘ selected for  Antimatter [Media Art]  in Victoria BC, Canada

Official selection for Intermediaciones, Videoart and experimental video, Medellin, Mexico

‘Road trip to the Dutch mountains’ selected for competition Busho  Int. Short Film Festival Budapest

Screening in competition @ EXiS festival in Seoul, Korean Film Archive

Groupshow Van Gogh Mini’s Museum of the Image MOTI Breda

Group exhibition ‘Nature / Termeszet’ Szepharom Budapest, Hungary

Screening ‘Road trip…’ LIMA at the 62nd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen

Screenings @ Dropstuff.nl Urbanscreens in Eindhoven, Amersfoort, Hilversum, Utrecht, Amsterdam WTC

Groupshow ‘Salon du Printemps’ Zerp Gallery Rotterdam

Groupshow ‘De Loop der Dingen’ Kunsthal KAdE Amersfoort

Selection ‘Experiments’ FilmFest Dresden Germany

Off Screen -WORM Rotterdam

Selection Dutch animation, Holland Animation Film Festival Utrecht

Lima presentation @ the Lima Collection Amsterdam

O&O subsidie ‘Zwaar licht’ in cooperation with NIKHEF Amsterdam

Publication ‘camera obscura’  cbk Zeeland

Worldpremiere ‘Road trip to the Dutch mountains’ IFFR 2016 Rotterdam

 

2015

Group exposition ‘Across the universe’ Zerp Gallery Rotterdam 

Installation Multicolor Red Granite during Architecture FilmFestival Rotterdam

Groupshow  De stad / urbane beelden kunstruimte Kuub Utrecht

Towing Path world premiere during Holland Animation Film Festival (HAFF) in Utrecht.

Zic Zerp Gallery Rotterdam, Group exhibition Seeing = Believing, Woody van Amen, Anna Lange, Jacob, Michiel van Bakel, Pim Top

Printroom Rotterdam: The Flip Collection V

 

2014

Zic Zerp Gallery groupshow Salon Zerp Rotterdam

Publication ‘La persistance des images’ by Prof. Alexander Streitberger in livre sur art/ les carnets du bal 05 , Paris

Artist-in-residence Zierikzee on invitation by centre for the arts Zeeland Netherlands

Participation in Open Air Video Gallery, Kunstuitleen (Art Library) Rotterdam during 24 h culture manifestation

Films by Barbara Meter, Karel Doing,  Mayumi Nakazaki,  Michiel van Bakel, Fred Pelon, Nan Wang & José Miguel Biscaya with live score by Tom Trago.  Cine Sonic Amsterdam in collaboration with EYE/Filmbank & LIMA,  Trouw, Amsterdam

EYE Film institute short film poule

Group exhibition Animation-Disc-O DIAF Museum Technische Sammlungen, Dresden

Screenings at cinemas int. Filmfest Dresden

Outdoor projections in historic inner city Dresden by ‘A wall is a screen’ Hamburg

Group exhibition during Art Rotterdam week; TEC ART 

Group show  Natuur/natuur in kunstruimte Kuub Utrecht

 

2013

‘Hortus (Magnolia)’  video-work at Zic Zerp Gallery, PAN Art fair Amsterdam

‘Burning gas station’ video-installation at Zic Zerp Gallery Rotterdam

‘Edison Bay’ at  OKVideoFestival Jakarta curated by ruangrupa Indonesia

‘Edison Bay’ is also shown at Nederlands Film Festival Utrecht

‘Collision’ in a very special Nude program at Davy’s Erotheek during Dutch Film Festival Utrecht

‘Equestrian’  shown at Milano FilmFestival in the Platinum Collection
Equestrian in special programme at Annecy Int. Animation Film Festival, France

‘Edison Bay’ at Pictura Dordrecht

Exhibit at ‘de Besturing’ The Hague, invited by Baracca

Presentation and interview at Shortcutz Amsterdam

‘Edison Bay’ shown at  Reframe Festival Eindhoven

‘Walking City Redox at Anemic Video Art Exhibition, DotBox – Video Art Project Space, Milano, Italy

Edison Bay selected in competition shorts  Holland Animation Film Festival Utrecht

‘Edison Bay /Yangtze Harbor’ in an installation version at  RAW CHINA EXPO at Raw Art Fair

Reuten Galerie a.o. ‘Hortus Conclusus at Art Rotterdam

Worldpremiere Edison Bay’ (short film version) at International Filmfestival Rotterdam 

Screening Equestrian at Dresdner Schmalfilmtage  ‘You Only See Twice’ Motorenhalle Projektzentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Dresden Germany

Screening ‘Sensibel’ at exhibition Watch that sound, Netwerk, Centre for contemporary art, Aalst Belgium

‘Face to face’ at BYOB Rotterdam V2_/Roodkapje

 

2012

Groupshow secret postcards at  Jan van Eyck Academie Maastricht

DokDelft   extended studio project Kunstenaar in huis- Michiel van Bakel

DordtYart   Group show, with works by Zoro Feigl, Xandra van der Eijk, Wouter Klein Velderman, Theo Jansen, Nico Parlevliet, Michiel van Bakel, Hans van Koolwijk, Erik Sep, Bram Vreven, René Jansen, Bosch & Simons, Anne Geene.

Lens Based Group show Reuten Galerie Amsterdam. met michiel van bakel, miloushka bokma, lon godin, frans van lent, alexa meyerman, lon robbé, wright en van’t hoog

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam shows Walking City Redox as part of  the exhibition New energy in design and art