Risja Steeghs

Location: Peckham, London
Website: www.risjasteeghs.com

Risja Steeghs is a Dutch artist based in London. Currently completing her MA at The Royal College of Art in Contemporary Art Practice. Her work is performance and sculpture-based and explores topics such as the body and nature,the female in a masculine society as well as identity and surreality.


2016 A Sea of Sheets Performance at Unscene Festival, New River Studios, London


2015 - 2016 Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, September & January - May
supported by Huis voor de Kunsten Roermond & Gerbrandy Cultuurfonds

Solo Exhibitions

2016 The little boy's idea of heaven, Rio de Janeiro, October-November
curated by IFEAF

2015 Ruins of a past life, Galerie de Zeemeermin, Steyl, March-May

2014 Honor your ancestors, NDSM Treehouse Gallery, Amsterdam, 19 & 20 December

Group exhibitions

2016 Uncooked Culture- Outsider Art Vleugel van Het Hermitage, Amsterdam, June

2015 Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, September

2015 Amuse, Galerie Wilms, Venlo, September

2015 Amsterdam Outsider Art Pop-up Gallery, Amsterdam, September

2015 Kaleidoskop der Sinne, ProArte, Geilenkirchen-Lindern, October

2015 Galerie Eesdron, Hückelhoven-Millich, October

2015 NDSM EXPO STORE, Ndsm-werf, July - August

2015 RCA secrets, Royal College of Art London, February

2014 Platform for Unasked Art, Utrechtsestraat, 18 December

2014 Uncooked Culture Art Bazaar, Tabernacle Hill, Londen, 18 - 23 November

2014 Galerie Kunstproeven,Steyn, November - February

2014 Amsterdam Outsider Art, Jubileum Expositie, November

2014 Galerie Weert, Weert - Risja Marie Henriëtte Steeghs & Ubaldo Sichi,
September - October

2014 Amsterdam Outsider Art, Amsterdam - Midzomernacht expositie, July - August

2013 West Bank Gallery, Londen - Circus Terminal, September

2013 Amsterdam Outsider Art, Amsterdam - Circus Terminal, July

2013 Amsterdam Outsider Art, Amsterdam - Risja, A story by Lilith, June

2012 Huis voor de Kunsten, Roermond - Risja, A story by Lilith, November