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Renée Van Trier

The quieter it is, the better we get along. Renée van Trier, a transdisciplinary artist, mourns the loss of the comfort of disconnected life

Professional activities:

  • Performance

Hobbies and interests:

  • Vocals


She / her or my name

Renée van Trier (1983) is a musician, performer and painter. After graduating from St Joost Fine Arts in Breda, she obtained a Master’s degree in Fine Arts from the Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam. She continued her training with a residency at the Otis College of Art and Design (Los Angeles), then at the CEAC Center (Xiamen, China). She has exhibited at the Centre Pompidou (Paris), the Stedelijk Museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Showroom MAMA (Rotterdam) and Albert van Abbehuis (Eindoven). She has performed at the Incubate Festival (Tilburg), Paradiso (Amsterdam), Grimm Museum (Berlin), Bad Bonn Kilbi Festival (Düdingen), MADHOUSE (Helsinki), Gare Du Nord (Basel), Pukkelpop (Hasselt), WORM (Rotterdam), and Les Urbaines Festival (Lausanne). As a musician, she was part of the Milligram Retreat duo. Parallel to her personal work, she composes musical pieces for theatre and dance performances. Recently Van Trier released her first vinyl album ‘SOMETHING OF WHAT WE’VE LOST on the CAF? recordlabel. A 12 Inch and 7 Inch. This CAF? release is skipping between genres such as songwriting, punk, breakcore, jungle, hardcore and parody.

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