P-9830 International Film Festival Rotterdam IFFR 2 – 6 juni

Window to Architecture | Kurzfilmwoche | Regensburg | DE

Zerp | Art Rotterdam 2021


IMAGE PLAY – International Video Art Festival | Funchal | PT

International Video Art Festival Now&After | Media Art Centre | Moscow | RU

‪WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) ROOTS Festival | Den Haag | NL

Participating 13th hour of online soundproject Soundhouse

Donkere camera’s | Nationaal Glasmuseum | Leerdam | NL

Michiel van Bakel gets Grant for Contemporary use of crafts (Photography and Glass blowing with Geir Nustadt) | Mondriaan Fund

New Selected Artist’s Moving Image | Eye Film Institute | Amsterdam

Zerp | Art Rotterdam


Digital Tarkovsky | EYE FilmInstitute | Amsterdam | NL

Paradocs IDFA | Amsterdam | NL

Dutch Design Week | Klokgebouw | Eindhoven | NL

Antimatter festival | Victoria | Canada

INVIDEO by aiace | Crema | IT

Nederlands Film Festival | Utrecht | NL

New Media Art Festival (NEMAF) | Seoul | S Korea

Groupshow Homerun#1, De Natuur | Willem Twee | ‘s-Hertogenbosch |NL

The Province of Noord-Brabant provides grant funding to Van Bakel and Avallo for art/science/nature project Peelrandbreuk

Groupshow In Beweging | KunstWerkt | Schiedam | NL

Mark Alban Lotz improvises on Michiel van Bakel’s videoart | KUUB | Utrecht | NL

Kurzfilmtage | Oberhausen | DE

Aanschouw @ Torrance Art Museum | Los Angeles | USA

Variscoop at Jungle | Amsterdam | NL

Traverse Video Festival | Toulouse | FR

Best of selected artist moving images |Eye Film Institute | Amsterdam

Groupshow Natuurlijk | Pictura | Dordrecht


Mark Alban Lotz improvises on Michiel van Bakel’s videoart | UJazz | Utrecht | NL

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 |Festival Internacional de Video Arte | 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


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


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]  | 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 | 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


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


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

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 |  kunstruimte Kuub Utrecht


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

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

‘Edison Bay’ | OKVideoFestival Jakarta curated | Ruangrupa | Indonesia

‘Edison Bay’ | 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

Antoinette 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


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

Basisbeurs, Art Stipend | MondriaanFund | NL


Nieuwe energie | Museum Boijmans van Beuningen | Rotterdam | NL (groepsexpo)

Exploring Habitats | Haus der Kulturen der Welt | Berlijn | DE

Videomedeja International Videofestival | Novi Sad | RS (screening in competition)

STRP Art & Technology Festival  | TUe | Eindhoven | NL  (duo-expositie)

Raflost Festival of Electronic Arts | Reykjavik | IS  (groepsexpo)


Spectrum shorts | Internationaal Film Festival Rotterdam | NL (screenings)

International Bunker Film Festival | Ventimiglia | IT (screening in competition)

Pixel tot Pluis | Nederlands Filmfestival | Schouwburg | Utrecht | NL (screenings)

Re:visie | ‘t Hoogt | NFF Utrecht | NL (solo videoinstallatie)

EYE Filmbiënnale | Filmmuseum | Amsterdam | NL (screening)


Handscape | De Balie | Amsterdam | NL (screenings)

Gulf Film Festival | Dubai | AE (screenings)

222Volt | Singel 222 | Dordrecht | NL (groepsexpo)

Ann Arbor Film Festival | Michigan | USA (screening in competition)   

DZIGA | Filmproject with Royal Haskoning | NL


Audiovisiva Festival, Museo Diocesano, Milaan, City Frames (screening in public space)

Dutch Punch Festival, St.Petersburg, Moskou (screenings)

IDFA International Documentary Film Festival, Amsterdam, Paradocs (screening)

BeeldFabriek, Las Palmas, Rotterdam, Art ID (groepsexpositie interactieve videoinstallatie)


International Animated Film Fest , Annecy, Best of the Future (screening)

Rencontres Internationales, Jeu de paume, Parijs (screening)

Gogbot Multimedia Festival, Deventer

STRP Festival, Eindhoven (groepsexpositie interactieve videoinstallatie)

KunstCentrum Bergen, Levende Beelden (groepsexpositie)

Interactieve installatie voor Museum Boijmans tijdens Museumnacht, Rotterdam


Maison Europeènne de la Photographie Parijs Frankrijk

groepsexpo Electromagnetic Bodies Tent. Rotterdam

Installing Sculpture ‘Scheepshoorn’ | Rotterdam | NL

Dutch Installation Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Boekarest Roemenië

Darklight Festival Dublin Ierland

5 days off Festival

Sensorium, Montevideo, Amsterdam

groepsexpo Nacht van het Licht in park de Plantage Schiedam

Dutch Punch Festival St. Petersburg Rusland

Alter-Native International Short Film Festival | Targu-Mures | Roemenië

Basisbeurs, Art Stipend | BKVB Fund | NL


The Territory, Austin Museum of Art Austin, Texas Verenigde Staten

Dutch Open int. festival voor Film- en Videokunst Amsterdam

111 Minna Gallery San Fransisco USA

National Association for Poetry Therapy , conference St. Louis, Missouri USA

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco USA

Int’l Festival of Cinema and Technology New York City USA

Festival of International Video Art & Short Film Bangkok Thailand

Solo expositie Reuten Galerie Amsterdam

25 FPS festival Zagreb Kroatië

International Video & Digital Arts Festival Girona Spanje


Clermont Ferrand International Film Festival Clermont Ferrand Frankrijk

Berlinale Talent Campus Berlijn Duitsland

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, ACA Tokyo Japan

New York Underground Film Festival New York USA

European Media Art Festival Osnabrueck Duitsland

Pictura Dordrecht

15 th Macau Arts Festival Macau China

Caixa Forum Barcelona Spanje

Hong Kong International Film Festival Hong Kong

Courtisane Festival voor Kortfilm & nieuwe media Gent België

Worldwide Short Film Festival Toronto Canada

Theaterfestival Boulevard Den Bosch

Lowlands Biddinghuizen

Noorderzon Groningen

Uitmarkt Amsterdam

ResFest Digital Film Festival New York USA

Nederlands Film Festival Utrecht

Tehran Short Film Festival Teheran Iran

Australian Center for the Moving Image Melbourne Australië

Yeni Melek Performing Arts Center Istanbul Turkije

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival Tallinn Estland


International Film Festival Rotterdam

 Museumnacht, Nederlands Architectuur Instituut Rotterdam

Optical Illusion, groepsexpo, Montevideo Amsterdam

Nederlands Filmmuseum Amsterdam

expo tijdens AveCom Multi Media Festival Arnhem

SoftCinema, Danish FilmInstitute Kopenhagen Denemarken

Dutch Contemporary Art Project In or Out Seoul Korea

Melbourne Film Festival Melbourne Australië

Telluride Film Festival Telluride, Colorado USA

Sarajevo Film Festival Sarajevo Bosnië Herzegovina

Milano Film Festival Milaan Italië

Robodock Festival Rotterdam

London Film Festival London Groot-Brittannië

Cinemambiente Environmental FilmFestival Turijn Italië

Taipei Golden Horse FilmFestival Taipei Taiwan

Bratislava International Film Festival Bratislava Slowakije

Hive Digital FilmFest Singapore

Black Maria Film Festival New Jersey USA


Onderzoek & Ontwikkeling Subsidie, Nederlands Fonds voor de Film Amsterdam

Centre Culturel Andre Malraux ,Vandœuvre, Frankrijk

Fire Station#3, Houston, USA

CICC Macao, China

Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York

FFF Videoshow pendant,’t Hoogt, Utrecht

Digital Beach, Miramar, Cannes

screening kunstkanaal/Arts Channel

Cineboards, screening op Pauluskerk, Rotterdam

Circus Maximus in Space, Museum Sterrenwacht Sonnenborgh, Utrecht

financial support Dutch FilmFund

‘Passage’, Contemporary Art From the Netherlands, New Gallery, Bucharest

Lowlands Festival, Biddinghuizen

‘Inside/Outside’, Quotidian Gallery, San Fransisco

THEXPATCAFE Television Show on TV19, Chicago and MNN57, New York City

‘museumnacht’, Montevideo TBA, Amsterdam

scholarship Fonds BKVB

TENT., Rotterdam


The All Animation  program, The Substation, Singapore

Bonte Video, Extrapool, Nijmegen

International Festival of Experimental Film and Video, Windsor Ontario, Canada

the Catacomb Microcinema in Winnipeg, Canada

Circus Maximus, Huis a/d Werf, Utrecht

The Washington DC Psychotronic Film Society

Boston Underground Film Revolution, the Zeitgeist Gallery in Boston

Sala Zero, Monterrey, Mexico

Annual Golden Shower Film and Video Festival in San Antonio Texas

e-phos international film & new media Festival, Athene

Project bursary CBK, Rotterdam

International ShortfilmFestival, Hamburg

Media Forum, International Filmfestival, Moscow

jMute Loops,Lux Gallery, London

The Blinding Light!! in Vancouver, BC Canada

2nd annual Melbourne Underground Film Festival.

Fort Wierickerschans, Bodegraven

Planetart, Hengelo

“de Melkweg”, Uitmarkt, Amsterdam

El Habito, Microcinema in Mexico City

l’Alternativa, Festival de Cinema Independent de Barcelona

4dCity ontwerpatelier, Den Haag


Rencontres arts électroniques, Rennes, France

Global Multimedia Interface, London, U.K.

VideoLisboa, Portugal

European Media Art Festival, Osnabruck, Germany

Impakt, Utrecht, Netherlands

Independent Exposure program,Seattle

 d>art00, organised by dLux media arts during Sydney Film Festival, Australia

festival Architecture & Film, organised by Arbeitskreis Film in Regensburg, Germany


G-niale Film Festival in Stralsund, Germany

Lowlands Festival, Biddinghuizen

museum “de Wieger”,Deurne

“Camel works in progress” in Chicago (Get Me High Club)

“Camel works in progress” in Los Angeles (Vynyl in Hollywood)

CRASH Audiovisual Festival in Mexico

Regensburg Short Film Week in Germany

Photographie et vidéo, Institut Néerlandais, Paris

Symposium International des Arts Électroniques, Paris

Sick Puppy Festival, San Rafael, California,

Filminn Festival, Den Haag

Koolhaas busstop, Groningen


groepsexpo Circus Maximus (stichting Lazy Marie) Utrecht

deelname groepsexpo in de Kunsthal Rotterdam

groepsexpo Lokaal 01 Breda

Int. Film & Video festival Split, Kroatië

Int. Filmfestival new cinema, Montreal, Canada


groepsexpo de Krabbedans Eindhoven met publicatie
“Cire Perdue Retrouvée”

groepspresentatie in de Melkfabriek, Den Bosch

internetproject i.s.m. Lokaal 01 Breda.
film en videofestival (gelijktijdig in Rotterdam: Global Attic,
Londen: Exploding Cinema en Brussel:Argos)

Fly AKF multimedia manifestatie in voormalige vliegtuighangar, Goes

Oog in Al, audiovisuele kunst tijdens Nederlands Filmfestival, Utrecht

deelname aan “de Series” presentatie van levende kunst, CBK Rotterdam

Beurs Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam


solo-expositie CBK Nieuwe Binnenweg Rotterdam

groepsexpo MaMA Witte de Withstraat Rotterdam

Global Attic video-en filmfestival Kunst & Complex Rotterdam

Ontwerp en uitvoering verlichtingsplan niewbouwwijk Groningen, van Herk&deKleijn architecten


solo-expositie ‘Oneindige Cocons’, Stichting de Achterstraat Hoorn

Oplevering kunstwerk in openbare ruimte, in het kader van ‘Kunstronde Drenthe’, Rolde

Deelname multimedia manifestatie der Aa-kerk, Groningen

Basisstipendium Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam

Groepsexpo Colorado, Las Palmas gebouw Rotterdam

Schetsopdracht kunstwerk bij verzorgingstehuisZorgboog, Bakel

Projectopdracht CBK Rotterdam


Schetsopdracht (uitgevoerd) ‘KunstRonde Drente; Art Passing 2000

Schetsopdracht kunstwerk voor woningbouwproject Van Herk & De Kleijn Architecten, Amsterdam

Projectopdracht CBK Rotterdam

groepsexpo Museum Delfshaven, Rotterdam

groepsexpo Marzee Nijmegen


groepsexpo Photo-International, De Illusie, Rotterdam

Solo expo voormalig N-H kerk, Alem

maquette Tarimmachine (Gerrit van Bakel) voor film Timemachine van Erik van Zuylen


Solo Galerie Ziegler, Groningen

Projectsubsidie CBK Rotterdam

Solo expositie Galerie Westersingel, Rotterdam