Curriculum Vitae Rob Zimmermann


Data:

Name:           Rob Zimmermann

Adress:          Plompetorengracht 8 G

                     3512 CC Utrecht

Born             12.10.1970 in Oss(nl)



Expositions:


    * Slokdarm Festival, Veghel, 28 june- 3 july 2012

    * Das Spectrum, Utrecht, 11 may-3 june 2012

    * Newton Festival, Westland, 1-8 okt 2011

    * CU in Sophies AL, Archimedeslaan Utrecht, 25 nov- 19 dec 2010

    * Exhibition as part of Project Wildeman,over het IJ festival, Amsterdam, 1 - 11 july 2010

    * performance with ASO (Art Show Orchestra). CBKUtrecht, 13 feb 2010

    * de Wintersalon. Galerie Janssen & de Vries, Culemborg 12 Dec 09 - 11 Feb 10

    * Groene Engel Oss, 10 Oct 09

    * Nieuwe Salon Utrecht, 12-29 June 2008

    * Ro Theater, Foyer Schouwburg Rotterdam, 19-22 April 2008

    * "Movements", Kunstliefde Utrecht, 14 March- 14 April 2008

    * "Monitor Sculptures", Filmhuis Den Haag, 12-29 March 2008

    * Project(or) Rotterdam, 6-10 Februari 2008.

    * Showroom Mama, Rotterdam. 26 Jan- 2 March 2008

    * 120BPM at lowlands 2007, Biddinghuizen.

    * Exposition in the Hermitage Helmond, april- september 2007.

    * "unDEAF", Rotterdam, satallite event of DEAF festival. April 2007.

    * "CU in Babel", de Toren van Babel, Utrecht, December 2006

    * "Euronics", technology exhibition, Sagem stand, Leipzig, april 2006

    * Symposium "de Brabantse Spelen", Centraal Museum Den Bosch, November 2005

    * "Replay",  MAD Emergent Art Centre, Eindhoven, juni 2003.

    * "Toys & Objects", Toys 'r' us Einhoven, April 2003.

    * "Food & Ritual", Design Academy Eindhoven, december 2002.


Theatre projects


Dogtroep Amsterdam: Designing and building installations and sculptures.


    * Dynamo Mundi (Carré Amsterdam, 1996)

    * Stemstuk (Amsterdam 1996)

    * A1 (Outshoorn, South Africa, 1997)

    * Adder Zonder Gras (AZG Groningen, 1997)

    * Stille Getuigen (Diepenheim, 1997)

    * 2 room 2 (Das Arts Amsterdam, 1997)

    * Hotazel (Terschelling, Groningen, Amsterdam, 1998)

    * Atom Tattoo (Passenger Terminal Amsterdam, 2000)

    * ONNO 1 (Vlissingen, Utrecht, 2000)

    * ONNO 2 (Moskou, Amsterdam, Eindhoven 2001)

    * Laboratory Nemo (Amsterdam, 2001)

    * PCB (Penetentiair Complex Brugge, België, 2002)

    * Carwash (2003)


F.T.Z.: project 'The Box' Chalon sur Saone, Frankrijk, 1997


Warner & Consorten: project 'Doing Doing', Oerol festival, Terschelling, 1999


Education:


    * 2002-2003                Masters experience design at the Design Academy

                                     Eindhoven.

    * 1998                        Certificate Pyrotechnics, Staatliches Amt für Arbeitsschutz Siegen.

    * 1991-1992                Music technology at the Hogeschool van de Kunsten Utrecht.

    * 1989-1992                Philosophy at the Rijks Universiteit Utrecht.        

    * 1983-1989                Atheneum B at the Titus Brandsma College in Oss.


Grants:


    * April 2005                  Stipendium of the fund BKVB

    * Mei   2005                 Project grant city of Utrecht for installation "234"


Work experience:

    * 2011-...                    Teacher Utrecht school of Art. Factulty Art Media & Technology

    * 2010-...                    Special Effect Engineer at Viz

    * 2009 okt-dec             Research consultant at SKF Research & Testing

    * 2005-...                    Lecturer/ Coach at the TU Eindhoven, faculty of Industrial Design.

    * 1996-2003                Special effects engineer.

    * 1995-...                    Décor- en Interior building

    * 1994-1997                Camper building

    * 1993-1996                Exhibition building


Competencies:

     * Electronic prototyping

    * Arduino & Processing IDE

    * Metal and Wood processing

    * Multi System Engineering: hydraulics, pneumatics, sensor & actuators

    * CAD: pixel & vector editing, 3D modelling

    * Languages: Dutch, German, English, French, Spanish

    * Licenses: Car, Motor, Truck, Pyrotechnics (exp)