MIART Milan with Primo Marella Gallery

Primo Marella Gallery shows artworks by Willem Harbers at MIART, 12 – 14 April 2024, the art fair of Milan in 2024 . Some time ago I was approached by Primo Marella of gallery Primo Marella based in Milan/Lugano. Primo was interested and fascinated by the works so we exchanged a lot of information about […]

Grensloos Kunstroute

. Borderless Art Explore is a route along visual artworks in the villages de Wijk (Drenthe) and IJhorst (Overijssel) and in the landscape of the border river the Reest. Over 20 indoor and outdoor locations in and around the villages de Wijk and IJhorst and the Reest valley in between provide a beautiful art route. […]

Kunsthal 45 “IJzingwekkend”

KUNSTHAL 45  “IJZINGWEKKEND” 14.01.2024 – 03.03.2024 . . In January, I will participate in the exhibition IJzingwekkend. A warm bath because it is an exhibition of sculptors and installation builders. Fine and good colleagues so exciting to go and see all the work of these artists together. Invited and organized by Sjaak Kooij, Inge Beeftink […]

Gallery Franzis Engels ‘Leave the road and memorize’

Duo show Willem Harbers and Hugo Tieleman. 06.01.2023 – 17.02.2024 At the beginning of next year we will create a wonderful duo exhibition in the beautiful exhibition space of gallery Franzis Engels. An exhibition where the work of Hugo Tieleman confronts that of myself. It will be the first time we exhibit together so that […]

kunstadvies Hanneke Janssen & galerie Mia Joosten in Amsterdam

Kunstadvies Hanneke Janssen & Galerie Mia Joosten present Willem Harbers, Armando, Linda Arts, Rudi Struik and more in Amsterdam. After a well-run Art Den Haag, I am once again working with Hanneke Janssen. This time in a group exhibition in the heart of Amsterdam in collaboration with gallery Mia Joosten. Together they present 9 artists […]

Art The Hague

ART THE HAGUE . I am very happy that Kunstadvies Hanneke Janssen will participate for the 1st time in the Art Fair Art The Hague this year and that I will be part of her presentation. For me, too, it is the first time I can show my art so prominently at this fair and […]

Kunstadvies Hanneke Janssen & Galerie Mia Joosten

Kunstadvies Hanneke Janssen & Galerie Mia Joosten present Willem Harbers, Armando, Ger Lataster, Yumiko Yoneda and more at De Kruisruimte in Eindhoven.   .

Die Grosse, Kunstpalast Düsseldorf.

From June 4 to July 9, 2023, DIE GROSSE will take place once again. The exhibition will be shown in the Kunstpalast, NRW-Forum and Ehrenhof in Düsseldorf, Germany. . Since as early as 1902, the association “Verein zur Veranstaltung von Kunstausstellungen e.V.” provides a unique platform for exchange to artists, art enthusiasts and buyers. Each year, […]

Amsterdam Sculpture Biennial ARTZUID

  ARTZUID 2023 will take place from 20 May – 24 September. Jasper Krabbé is the curator of the 8th edition of ARTZUID. Fifty sculptures by internationally renowned artists and Dutch talent are exhibited on Apollolaan and Minervalaan in architect Berlage’s Plan-Zuid. The route map and catalogue are available at the ARTZUID Information Pavilion t.o. […]

Art Athina 2022

‎‏ The 2022 edition of Art Athina returns in its physical format on September 16-19. Donopoulos IFA is again part of this biggest art event in Greece and will show my work together with works by other great artists of the gallery. Thanks a lot Alexandros! ‎ Launched in 1993 by the Hellenic Art Galleries Association, Art-Athina has […]

Het Kunstgemaal

Het Kunstgemaal HET KUNSTGEMAAL BRONKHORST: 4 NEW WORKS 19.03.2022 – 26.06.2022 ‎ At the invitation of Joost Wolters of the Kunstgemaal, I am showing 4 new works in the coming period. This week we carefully installed the works and it looks very good! This presentation is taking place as part of the main exhibition of Floris […]

sculpture park estate Anningahof 2022

‎‎‎ Anningahof estate – SCULPTURES 2022 Hib Anninga shows the best of Dutch sculpture on his estate and I am very happy to be a part of it! Also in the coming year 2022 Girosplode will be on display in the beautiful gardens. I regularly receive very positive reactions and beautiful pictures from enthusiastic culture lovers […]

Kaunas, Lithuania: Out of Ostrale O22

In 2022, Kaunas in Lithuania will be the cultural capital of Europe. I am very honoured that the organisation has asked me to make my tall work Girozoom Inc. available. I am happy to do so! ‎   ‎ Time: 05.10. – 13.11.2022 Location: Kaunas Central post office, Laisvės al. 102, Kaunas, Lithuania ‎       […]

Galerie Franzis Engels GO FOR 2022

Go for 2022 ‎ 16.12.2021 – 15.01.2022 ‎ A group exhibition of the gallery’s artists, towards the end of the year…. The masterpieces of the past year that did not sell for curious reasons will be given a second chance, along with work fresh from the studios or museum exhibitions. ‎ Marian Bijlenga, Patrick Bergsma, […]

Art Athina with Donopoulos IFA

  Thank you Alex for showing my work during Art Athina 2021! DONOPOULOS INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS will be represented in the event by 20 contemporary international and Greek artists. ‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ The biggest annual cultural event returns on 1st November 2021 ‎ www.aavirtual.gr ‎ Art Athina returns with a dual presentation, through the online […]

Kunstrai 2021 with galerie Franzis Engels

OPENING HOURS Wednesday 8 September 4 – 9 pm (private opening) Thursday 9 September noon – 9 pm Friday 10 September noon – 9 pm Saturday 11 September 11 am – 6 pm Sunday 12 September 11 am – 6 pm ‎ GALERIE FRANZIS ENGELS presents: Patrick Bergsma, Marian Bijlenga, Willem Harbers, Leon van Opstal, Romee van […]

Ostrale21 | Breathturn

‎ ‎‎‎‎ ‎ Some months ago I got a news that my work will be part of the OSTRALE Biennale O21 taking place in Dresden (Germany) this summer. The curatorial team selected Girozoom Inc. to be placed in public space on the grounds of the Stadtentwässerung, the water purification plant near the center of the […]

“A future now past”, Willem Harbers solo 2021

A FUTURE NOW PAST Solo Willem Harbers at gallery Franzis Engels 21.01.2021 – 06.03.2021 ‎ “Yes, that is something that intrigues me about your work as well. Maybe you’re not a “mad scientist” after all, but rather an archaeologist of sorts who has come from the distant future, bringing with him material remains or “evidence” […]

Kunstverein Wesseling | The Future was Yesterday.

‎ DIE ZUKUNFT WAR GESTERN | THE FUTURE WAS YESTERDAY                WILLEM HARBERS  AND  CHRISTOPHOROS DOULGERIS  curator Gérard Goodrow 16. Juli – 08. August 2021 Opening 16. Juli 2021  19:30   On invitation by the Kunstverein Wesseling Christophoros and I will make a show, connecting our two worlds. We  made […]

Beeldenpark Landgoed Anningahof 2021

‎ ‎‎ Very honored I will participate this year in the new exhibition of the Anningahof. After a very nice meeting with Hib Anninga we agreed that I would make a new work of over 4,5 meters high and in bright colors. We had already determined a beautiful spot and now the work is installed! […]

Galerie Franzis Engels | Escapes Oblivion

Escapes Oblivion 17.06.2021 – 31.07-2021 ‎ ‎ In the past year, exhibitions and special projects have been cancelled due to the coronavirus. In this exhibition, the gallery shows artworks that should have been on display at various art fairs. In short; the very best the gallery has to offer! Showing Romee van Oers, Knopp Ferro, […]

Pennings Foundation Einhoven

                                ‎ The Art of Observation: An exhibition by Hanneke Janssen at Pennings Foundation. 15.05.21 – 20.06.21   With the participating artists: Zan van Alderwegen, Arjan van Arendonk, Linda Arts, Cor van Dijk, Frank Eerhart, Frans Franciscus, Christie van der […]

Now on; Art Athina with gallery Donopoulos IFA

‎ Willem Harbers at Donopoulos IFA during Art Athina Virtual 2020. ‎ Art Athina is delighted to announce its 25th edition, Art Athina Virtual which will take place October 2020. In Art Athina Virtual, Greek and international galleries present their virtual rooms through an easy-to-use platform in combination with their physical counterparts during Art Athina week. […]

Hybrids; The gallery festival with international curators in Vienna.

‎ Happy to be able to take part in this festival on invitation of curator Gérard Goodrow and Projektraum Viktor Bucher!   galerieprojektraumviktorbucher   HYBRIDITIES   Aljoscha (UA) Ulrike Buhl (D) Willem Harbers (NL) Julie Hayward (A)   Curated by Gérard A. Goodrow   Roughly one hundred years ago, the Dadaist Raoul Hausmann created his […]

Art Rotterdam

OUTDOOR WORKS ART ROTTERDAM At the invitation of the organization, during Art Rotterdam the over 4 meter high work Girozoom Inc will be on display at the entrance of the Van Nelle factory. A work that fits perfectly with the van Nelle Factory, a real eye-catcher that will attract the visitors! . “Girozoom Inc. | […]

#unfinished# Christophoros Doulgeris and Willem Harbers at Donopoulos IFA, Greece.

November 15 till December 15 2019 The opening will take place on November 15 at 20.00 hrs. Both artists will be present. Christophoros Doulgeris Born in 1975 in northern Greece. He relocated with his family to Essen, Germany, where he got to know the German Photography School of Düsseldorf, a major influence on his later […]

Kunstverein Sundern-Sauerland

. „A Brief History of the Future / Eine kurze Geschichte der Zukunft” . On invitation of the Kunstverien Sundern I am very honoured to make the solo show “A Brief History of the Future”. Together with curator Gérard Goodrow we will show over 20 works in the beautifull Stadsgalerie which is 500 m2! The […]

Curator Hanneke Janssen en The Art Practice

WILLEM HARBERS GUUS KOENRAADS PAUL PANHUYSEN OVER EN WEER                October 13 through December 1, 2019 . . Opening: Sunday, October 13 at 15.00 Jan Goverde, chairman of the art  committee of the city of Lommel, opens the exhibition in the presence of the artists Willem Harbers and Guus […]

Het Kunstgemaal

Het Kunstgemaal is celebrating its birthday. We celebrate this with the special exhibition ‘5 years Kunstgemaal’ from January 26 to June 23. With work by 100 artists who exhibited at Het Kunstgemaal in the past five years. In a festive salon set up by renowned artists and young talent. with, among others, the participating artists: […]

KunstRAI 2019

Artfair KunstRAI 2019   The KunstRAI will celebrate its 35th edition in 2019! Participating galleries will show their autonomous paintings and sculptures, photography and new media. A few participants will show a special solo booth as part of their in-dept presentation.  Galerie Franzis Engels presents a solo stand with a lot of work by Greek photographer […]

The Project Gallery “Still Alive”

    At the invitation of art historian Yannis Bolis and art director Alexandros Maganiotis I participate in the exhibition STILL ALIVE in this new gallery THE PROJECT GALLERY in the heart of Athens. An exhibition with great artists mainly from Greece and a wonderful opportunity to show my work in the capital again.   […]

This Art Fair

27 – 30 Dec. 2018, Beurs van Berlage This is counting down!   This Art Fair will be back at the Beurs van Berlage from 27 until 30 December 2018.This Art Fair demonstrates the diversity of the visual arts. We showcase unseen and up-and-coming talents as well as established artists. At the fair you come across […]


BIG ART    at the    BAJES More than 70 oversized artworks on show 11 – 14 October 2018     Galerie Franzis Engels presents works by Marinke van Zandwijk, Christophoros Doulgeris and Willem Harbers. For 4 days the impressive Bijlmerbajes is occupied by XL artworks of contemporary artists and designers. A unique mix of monumental paintings […]

Galerie Franzis Engels: Willem Harbers and Christophoros Doulgeris

  After two previous exhibitions with Chris Doulgeris in Düsseldorf and Thessaloniki, we come to the Netherlands. Very happy that Galerie Franzis Engels welcomes us. Both artists show their latest work of which the most important works by Willem Harbers have never left the studio before. An exciting new confrontation between the work of the Greek photographer Doulgeris […]

Tuin van Bret

  Sculptures in the circular Garden of Bret On July 12, the sculpture garden of Bret opens its doors. Willem Harbers and Karin Dekker show their work at the first Amsterdam circular business park, next to Station Sloterdijk. The sculpture garden opens while the garden is at its best – the green vineyard contrasts with […]

Alternative Facts: Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers

. In a special collaboration the kunstuitleen Amstelveen and the SVB in Amstelveen present the exhibition:by Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers.   . March 20  till April 26 2018 at kunstuitleen amstelveen and the sociale verzekeringsbank amstelveen. .   Opening March 22  at 16.30 hrs at the SVB and at 18.00 hrs at Art Loan/Kunstuitleen Amstelveen by Heleen van […]

art karlsruhe 2018 willem harbers – galerie franzis engels

Galerie Franzis Engels presents Willem Harbers at art KARLSRUHE – The fair for classic modern and contemporary art 22 to 25 February 2018       For the past 15 years, art KARLSRUHE has been synonymous with the unique pleasure that only fine art can provide. The artworks on display here embody over 120 years of […]

Artspace KUUB: Annemieke Alberts and Willem Harbers

January 14 till February 18 2018 The infallible system In our society, all kinds of processes are ongoing. For example, think about functioning in an organization, but also in manufacturing products. To facilitate these processes, people create systems. Such a system is designed to prevent failure, to continue to control the process and the result, […]

Art Thessaloniki 2017

This year Donopoulos International Fine Arts will present my work for the first time at Art Thessaloniki. .   Galerie Donopoulos is located in Thessaloniki and represents great artists like Gehard Demetz, Kai Richter, Chris Doulgeris, George Lappas ea. I am honored and proud to work with such great artists!   Running at the same time is the duo exhibition in the gallery […]

Donopoulos International Fine Arts : Christophoros Doulgeris and Willem Harbers

October 13 till December 13 2017 The opening will take place on October 13 at 20.00 hrs. Both artists will be present. .   Christophoros Doulgeris Born in 1975 in northern Greece. He relocated with his family to Essen, Germany, where he got to know the German Photography School of Düsseldorf, a major influence on […]

nomination blooom award 2017

Dear BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER applicant,   Congratulations! You did it! Your work has been nominated for the BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER 2017!   Incredible 2,300 applications from 90 countries have reached us. So you’re on a round!   Save the date! The ten finalists and the music video winners will be announced in early […]

Künstlerverein Walkmühle: “Naturliebe – erneuerbare Haltungen”

. Very honoured that my work is selected for the most important exhibition of the year at the Künstlerverein Walkmühle! A very good organisation with a great location that has just been completely restored. .   Was man heute als künstlerische Utopie beginnt, wird man morgen vielleicht als Reportage zu Ende schreiben können.   from […]

Botanische tuin TU Delft: Planttech Reflexion

“Planttech Reflexion”   –  June 4 – October 22   An exhibition with: Wim Bakker, Ike van Cleeff, Karin Dekker, Willem Harbers, Ellen Klijzing, Martina Otto en Jan Paul Hulsenbek. . The exhibition “Planttech Reflexion” shows work of seven artists in the Botanical Garden of Delft  at the invitation of director Bob Ursem. In fact, the exhibition is a reassessment […]

Art Athina 2017

This year Donopoulos International Fine Arts will present my work for the first time in Greece. Several works will soon be transported to Athens to be shown there during the most important contemporary art fair Art Athina. Fantastic! .       26 – 28 MAY 2017  |  FALIRON PAVILION  |  ATHENS – GREECE . Galerie Donopoulos […]

Künstlerforum Bonn: “Umbruch”

May 7 till May 28 2017 Vernissage:  May 7 at 12.00 hrs. by Susanne Grube   In our monitored , globalized and crisis-ridden time it seems useful to design an artistic concept for an exhibition  in which it comes to the man-made systems and their effect on the personal and social life . The 10 […]

Kunstraum Descartes: “The Secret Life of Machines”

Kunstraum Descartes   “THE SECRET LIFE OF MACHINES”   March 10 till April  22 2017 Konrad Klapheck Christophoros Doulgeris Willem Harbers       Proudly, at the invitation of Gérard Goodrow, I take part in this exhibition in the project space Kunstraum Descartes in Düsseldorf. An exhibition with the famous German painter and graphic artist Konrad Klapheck, who […]

“Pre Present”

Pre Present: A Confluence of Time Joints in House Barnaart .Haarlem, Novenber 5 and 6 2016. . ………….. . “If the future is uncertain, we turn to the past and the present in order to set a new route to the future. The past and present coincide with the title “Pre Present”.  Six artists, invited […]

Art Fair Köln 2016

ART.FAIR KEULEN 27 – 30 October 2016 Messe für moderne und aktuelle Kunst . Gascibateur, 2016 Willem Harbers   I am proud to announce that Galerie Franzis Engels will show my work at the  international Art Fair  in Cologne. Several works including Gascibateur that is nominated for the BLOOOM Award 2016 . I am excited that on Friday October […]

“The Unbearable Lightness of Water”.

Art projects in unusual locations: The water tower in Alkmaar. 8 and September 9, 2016   A special exhibition of foundation ZOOK in a special place. The Unbearable Lightness of Water by seven artists in the beautiful water tower of Alkmaar:               Gerben Hermanus Jorge Bakker Willem Harbers Aad […]

Labogibile included in the Art Collection SVB !!

At the invitation of the art committee of the SVB Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers  made the magnificent exhibition “In Twee Werelden” at the end of 2015. The head office of the SVB in Amstelveen is distinctive architecture and makes the exhibition space specific and challenging. The technical nature of the building makes it an inviting place […]

Nomination BLOOOM Award 2016

Nomination BLOOOM Award 2016 Always nice to get a message like this!   Hello Willem, The application period for BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER ended on July 31. More than 2,000 applications from a total of 84 countries have reached us. A great result, for which we want to thank all participating artists. Therewith, we would […]

OSTRALE´O16 Error: X

Dresden, July 1 till September 25 2016 Every year the OSTRALE – international exhibition of contemporary arts – is unifying young emerging artists with international established artists, whom express themselves in all kinds of artistical genres over an exhibition area of more than 20,000 sq. metres. Artists from all over the world will deal with the issue of […]

balancing on borders

“Borders can only be described as they are shifted” June 4th till October 23th       The exhibition “Balancing on Borders’ shows work of five artists in the Botanical Garden of Delft  at the invitation of director Bob Ursem. In fact, the exhibition is a reassessment of the relationship between the disciplines of art […]

WGKunst – Pakkend Beeld

            PAKKEND BEELD – CATCHING SCULPTURES April 15 till May 8 2016       OPENING Friday April 15 17.00 – 19.00 hrs   Willem Harbers – Mai Movrin – Adriaan Rees – Carla Rump – Adri Verhoeven. Jeroen Kee (curator/installatie)   An exhibition of sculptures from five contemporary sculptors in an installation designed as exhibition. […]

Artist Talk! Art and Passion by Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers.

Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers about their lives as Artists: Artist Talk! Art and Passion.                 Zaterdag 16 april komen twee ervaren professionele kunstenaars vertellen over hun werk. Paul Dikker maakt eigenzinnige, mysterieuze schilderijen. Willem Harbers schept wonderlijke, machine-achtige beelden en installaties. Beide kunstenaars exposeren vaak in Nederland […]


FOKKER F28 ART PROJECT An art lover and business relationship of SilleKunst , has a large stock of airplane parts disposed of, originating from a Fokker F28. It is a large amount of “airframe” parts. A number of artists is challenged to develop with the material art and applied art!! This exhibition “Fokker aircraft parts” is on […]

Sculptures on the Scheldeboulevard 2015: International Art Exhibition in the open air. July 4, 2015 – August 30, 2015

Opening: Saturday, July 4th at 13.00 in the hall of the municipality of Terneuzen. From July 4th I take part in this international sculpture exhibition in Terneuzen. The Schelde flows here in all its grandeur, the huge dikes and the great town hall of architect Jaap Bakema form the decor. At the entrance of the […]

Galery Haus 34A, 30 augustus t/m 11 oktober 2015

  You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition DIE BESEELUNG DES ORGANISCHEN,   with works by Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers, Opening on Sunday, September 6th at 15.30. The exhibition can be visited already from August 30th! Extra: on October 10th, the second Bad Bentheimer Kulturnacht will take place from 18-24 hours. Paul Dikker and Willem Harbers […]


‘In Two Worlds’   SVB headquarters amstelveen October 22 / December 17,  2015 opening November 4               You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition in Two Worlds on Wednesday, November 4th from 16:30 to 18:30 by the Mayor of Amstelveen Mrs. MM van ‘t Veld. The […]

Gallery de Meerse; Metabolism

Gallery de Meerse; Metabolism – Paul Dikker | Willem Harbers From February 22 to March 29, 2015 at the Galerie Meerse. Opening: Sunday, February 22 from 16:00 to 18:00 by Tonko Grever, director of the Museum Van Loon.     Additional activities: Thursday, March 12, 19:00: Eat and Meet. At our request  Restaurant Première serves a […]

Contemporary Rotterdam: No Walls Expo

Willem Harbers at Galerie Franzis Engels   Field of Dreams Foundation organizes NO WALLS EXPO NL/VL. This is an exhibition with sculptures and installations of Flemish and Dutch artists. NO WALLS EXPO NL/VL is part of the celebration of the 20-year-old cultural Treaty between Netherlands and Flanders. During Rotterdam Contemporary, contemporary art fair, a part of […]

con-TIN-yoo-um , 10 sculptors in the OBA

Prolonged till April 29 2015!!! con-TIN-yoo-um , 10 sculptors in the OBA    Images & Poems 10 sculptors in the OBA Trailer: con-TIN-yoo-um , 10 beeldhouwers in de OBA.   After the successful exhibition by Museum Sculptures by the Sea, a new exhibition with 3dimensional work can be seen in the OBA. This time, an exhibition of […]

Art Karlsruhe 2015: Willem Harbers at Galerie Franzis Engels

5. – 8. March art KARLSRUHE 2015   Be it painting or sculpture, drawing, graphic prints, multiples or photography: Covering an area of roughly 35,000 m2, a clearly structured, graceful architectural landscape of art is being created to encourage intensive examination, concentrated discussion and relaxing shopping.   With 200 one-artist shows, 20 sculpture zones and numerous rest […]

Cityhall Diemen: CONNECT – Work by Paul Smulders and Willem Harbers

Connect On invitation by the city of Diemen a show together with paul Smulders in the cityhall of Diemen. November 20 2014 to  Januari 9 2015 Opening Thursday November 20 at 19.30 hrs  mayor Amy Koopmanschap.               You are cordially invited for the opening of the exhibition on Thursday November […]

Galerie Franzis Engels – Life Lines

Galerie Franzis Engels – Life Lines www.franzisengels.nl For our autumn exhibition we are proud to present four artists of consummate craftsmanship: Willem Harbers, Karin Rianne Westendorp, Deirdre McLoughlin and Christiaan Kuitwaard. Strong lines are integral to all their works and with these they mine fine conceptual works in steel, clay, marble, charcoal, oil paint and […]

KunstRAI 2014 gallery Franzis Engels

  KunstRAI 2014 together with gallery Franzis Engels (before Kunst is Kunst) Rene van den Bos, Willem Harbers, Wil Jansen, Gerda Kruimer, Deirdre McLoughlin, Leon van Opstal, Kees de Vries and solostand Knopp Ferro.

artroute Venlo: Knock..knock…

Knock…Knock…   On the 15th and 16th of November Stichting Het Raam organizes the second edition of the artroute Venlo: Knock..knock… 12 artists take over the houses of residents in the area Hertog Reinoudsingel / Stalbergweg Venlo and present their work. The artists will be present during the route. So knock..knock.. on the doors of the adresses […]

Galerie Franzis Engels at RAW Art Fair 2014

 Galerie Franzis Engels at RAW Art Fair with Willem Harbers    

Learning to think 3D with Willem Harbers , workshop

Learning to think 3D with Willem Harbers , workshop Working in, for example , stone is a difficult but beautiful process . To control that process a lot of experience is needed . In this workshop we will examine some specific exercises to ( continue ) to build up experience quickly and efficiently, and thereby […]

Gallery Janssen: Jan van Munster and Willem Harbers

Gallery Janssen: Jan van Munster and Willem Harbers   The presentation “Labogibile” during the Dutch Design Week was very succesfull. So gallery Janssen decided to show 8 more works of Willem in another part of the gallery untill Januari 12th 2014. The opening was together with the show of Jan van Munster on Saturday 9th of November […]

Somewhere in between, Venlo

Manufactuur: Somewhere in between, Venlo 15th November  / 22 December Friday November 15th, at 20.00 hrs, this show will be officially opened by Frans Pollux. He will talk about the work and interview the artists Open at 19.30 hrs, starting 20.00 hrs.   GIES BACKES (1977, VENLO) PAINTINGS   SANDER VAN DEURZEN  (1975, VENLO) PAINTINGS   WILLEM […]

Galerie Janssen: Beautiful Black and Wonderful White

Opening Sunday  may 26 at 15.30 hrs. Armando, Linda Arts, Stefan Bleekrode, Willem Harbers, Rik van Iersel, Thijs van Kimmenade, Kees van der Knaap, Albert in ‘t Veld. And: Hommage to Ger Lataster;  – works on paper years “50 to “80 More information about the activities at galerie janssen: www.galeriejanssen.nl Galerie Janssen Willemstraat 27 5611 HB Eindhoven […]

Galerie Janssen: Dutch Design Week Expositie

Galerie Janssen: Dutch Design Week Willem Harbers Solo                         Meer informatie over de DDW 2013  

Galerie Janssen: Meeting with the artist Willem Harbers.

Meeting with the artist Willem Harbers – “a close-up view and experience”.   Date: Saturday 29 June 2013      Time: 15:00   Looking at art is beautiful. But wouldn’t it be nice to have a close-up view with the artist in the process? Not only look at the proces … but also experience it? To finally […]

Paul Dikker – Willem Harbers: INTERLOKAAL

Paul Dikker – Willem Harbers: INTERLOKAAL     We cordially invite you to our exhibition ‘Interlokaal ‘. Our monumental paintings and sculptures are characterized by peace and quietness. It is as if time stands still. But behind that seeming peace you will find a lot of movement. Movement across all borders.We are both working on different […]

Die Grosse, Museum Kunstpallast

„DIE GROSSE“ Die Grosse, Museum Kunstpallast   Museum Kunstpalast  Düsseldorf 24.2.2013 – 16.3.2013 Opening: 23 Februari 2013, 18.00 uur  Robert Schumann Saal. MUSEUM KUNSTPALAST; Kulturzentrum Ehrenhof, Ehrenhof 4–5, 40479 Düsseldorf   Meer info    www.diegrosse.de   Juryleden; Frau Dr. Leane Schäfer– Museum Gelsenkirchen, Frau Dr. Gunda Luyken – Stiftung Museum Kunstpalast  Düsseldorf, Melanie Richter, Katharina Mayer, Ekkehard Neumann, Angelika Freitag en Almuth Hickel

5 lectures by 5 renowned artists

5 artists, 5 lectures What: 5 lectures by  5 renowned artists in different disciplines: photografy, painting an 3 dimensional work. Dates: 25 feb, 11 and 25 march, 8 en 22 april 2013. Time: start 20:15 the lectures take about an hour and a half. Place: Studiocomplex at the van Weerden Poelmanlaan 4 in Amstelveen ( free parking at […]

Contemporary Istanbul 2012

Lecture MK24; greet and meet! Sculptors of the world

Lecture MK24; greet and meet! Sculptors of the world Being part of the manifestation I will tell short stories about sculptors from all over the world. Sometimes very famous, sometimes completely unknown. Wit lots of pictures ofcourse!   With the help of a long list of about 90 sculptors, the audience decides whom they want […]

Willem Harbers Artist Talk!

Galeri Zilberman: “Labogrigneur and satellite Works” Solo

Willem Harbers solo at Galeri Zilberman Istanbul: “Labogrigneur and satellite Works”:  www.galerizilberman.com  . January 5 to 28 2012 Opening Cocktail january 5 2012, 18:30 A collection of 22 pieces goes to Istanbul. The exhibition carries the title Labogrigneur and Satellite Works. A catalogue with the same title will be available in Turkish and English. Download the complete interview with Henk […]

Galerie Schoots; Hedendaags in de sporen van klassiek modern!

Hedendaags in de sporen van klassiek modern!   After a very succesful exhibition at Galery Zilberman in Istanbul part of the work has returned home and can be seen at galerie Schoots! 13/4/2012 to 26/5/2012   Opening: vrijdag 13 april om 17:00 uur   Armando, Bram Bogart, James Brown, Willem Harbers, Jan Commandeur, Ger Lataster, Jef Diederen, Wessel […]

PAN Amsterdam 2011

PAN Amsterdam; Willem Harbers at Galerie Willy Schoots (stand 105) PAN Amsterdam is the most important national art and antiques fair and a must for every art lover. PAN Amsterdam has many faces: contemporary and modern art and design go hand in hand with objects that have a long history. “Art of the Day” during […]

CBK Oost

Lecture at CBK Oost

De weg van het marmer   See the Dutch version please. This lecture is in dutch only, sorry !  

In conversation with Willem Harbers….

7 galleries in Eindhoven organize the first Art Walk on June 19 2011. Willem harbers will be present at gallery Schoots to talk about his work with you! from 13.00 hrs till 18.00 hrs.  

Galerie Willy Schoots

Willem Harbers bij Galerie Willy Schoots 22.05.2011 – 25.06.2011   Following the solo exhibition Slow Sculpture in Speedy Times galerie Schoots presents a series of remarkable works. A small presentation where you can also obtain the recently published catalogue in dutch and english. This presentation takes place within the main exhibition by Armando; Armando – […]

galerie Willy Schoots: Slow Sculpture in Speedy Times (solo)

The presentation Slow Sculpture in Speedy  Times, includes an impressive overview of the oeuvre of Willem Harbers, between 2007-2011.   In close collaboration Willem Harbers and Roland Janssen, have chosen for a particular composition and structure, which offers the visitor the opportunity to watch over the shoulder of the sculptor and gain insight into his considerations […]

Galerie de Compagnie (duo)

  Galerie de Compagnie presents Paul Smulders and Willem Harbers. opening sunday  november 7 Victor DeConinck and Ida Haisma invite you for the opening of this exhibition that will be performed by drs. Arie Kraaijeveld vm. president of the employers’ association FME-CWM. In his speech he will talk about the actual political climate and the artist as an entrepreneur. 15.00 hrs doors […]

PAN Amsterdam 2010

PAN Amsterdam; Willem Harbers bij Galerie Willy Schoots  stand 105 PAN Amsterdam is de belangrijkste nationale kunst- en antiekbeurs en een must voor iedere kunstliefhebber. PAN Amsterdam heeft vele gezichten: hedendaagse en moderne kunst en design gaan hand in hand met kunstobjecten die een lange geschiedenis hebben. Galerie Schoots toont werk van oa; Armando / […]

Achter de Zuilen

“klein plastiek” (small sculptures)   november 21   december  19 2010 opening: sunday  november 21 15.00 hrs   Small sculptures by 20 sculptors Petra Groen, Jan Paul Hulsenbek, Willibrord Huijben, Deidre McLoughlin, Willem Harbers, Simon Oud, Jack Prins, Gerlinde habekotté, Annette Koek, Rita Kok, Stef Kreymborg, Herbert Nouwens, Alinda Ottens, Yvonne Piller, Willem Snitker, Karola […]

Lecture Willem Harbers at the Amsterdam Museum

Lecture “The Way the Marble Goes”   On invitation by the Amsterdam Historical Museum artist Willem Harbers gives the lecture “De way of the Marble”. In this lecture Willem takes you into the world of marble and his world as an artist . Willem Harbers lived and worked during a year in the  marblequarries in the […]

Amsterdams Historisch Museum: Vervreemding

“VERVREEMDING” (alienation)     10 june – 15 augusts 2010. Opening: wednessday 10 june 2010 at 16.00 uur Anneke de Witte, Carla Rump and Willem harbers. More info  www.ahm.nl   and  www.beeldhouwerscollectiefabk.nl Curator; Jaap Nijstad.   The  Amsterdam Historical Museum is located in the heart of Amsterdam. Open mo  fr 10 – 17 hrs, sa en su […]

Galerie Willy Schoots

presentatie in de High Light Room van recent werk van Willem Harbers. Gelijktijdig de presentatie van zeldzaam werk van de Belgische kunstenaar Yvan Theys (1936-2005) en de presentatie van recent werk van Mark Brusse. 8 november 2009 tot 9 januari 2010. opening zondag 8 november om 15.30 uur door Kunsthistoricus M. van der Knaap. Mark Brusse […]

Lezing ‘De Weg van het Marmer’

Galerie Willy Schoots op Locatie ‘A THING OF BEAUTY IS A JOY FOREVER’ Lecture sunday  october 11 at 14.00 hrs Finissage sunday  october 11, 13:30-17:30 hrs.Lecture ‘The Way  of the Marble’ In his lecture artist Willem harbers takes you into the world of marble and the way it has to go before we are confronted […]

Galerie Willy Schoots: “A thing of beauty is a joy forever”

GALERIE WILLY SCHOOTS OP LOCATIE BIJ LEENAARS ANTIEK & INTERIEUR (GILZE) Leenaars Antiek & Interieur heeft reeds een jarenlange samenwerking met galerie Willy Schoots die zeer succesvol is gebleken. Om Galerie Willy Schoots te bedanken voor deze lange vruchtbare samenwerking, hebben wij haar uitgenodigd op onze locatie in Gilze voor een bijzondere expositie, waarbij deze […]

Pulchri Studio: “NON-CROSSOVERS”

“NON-CROSSOVERS”   An exhibition consisting only 3 dimensional works. 20 artists explore the boundaries of sculpture. A search for the overlap and points of contact with other disciplines and more….. data: augusts 1 to 23, 2009 opening: august 1 2009 at 16.00 hrs. curator: Sya van ‘t Vlie.   Pulchri Studio Lange Voorhout 15, 2514 […]

Galerie Willy Schoots: Transmission (duo)

TRANSMISSION Galerie Willy Schoots presenteerde Willem Harbers en Paul Smulders in Amsterdam. Galerie Willy Schoots op locatie Prinseneiland 89, 1013 LM Amsterdam  T: 06 53999325 27 & 28 juni 2009, Openingstijden: zaterdag 13.00 – 21.00 uur/ zondag 13.00-20.00 uur opening: Zaterdag 27 juni 2009, om 16.30 uur door Carolien Gehrels, wethouder van cultuur te Amsterdam.     […]

Réalités Nouvelles

63e editie Salon des Réalités Nouvelles; 12-19 april 2009, Parc Floral de la Ville de Paris. Vernissage 11 april 17.00 – 22.00 uur. www.realitesnouvelles.nl Een salon met lange traditie en puur voor abstracte kunst: de nieuwe realiteit !! “The Salon des Réalités Nouvelles (new realities) is an exhibiting society devoted to pure abstract art founded […]

gemeentehuis Diemen: Giroclaves and satellite works

“Giroclaves and satellite works”   Willem Habers – solo by invitation of the municipality of Diemen. 5 January to 1 March 2009.   The exhibition will be opened on 18 January 2009 at 2: 30 pm by Mayor A.E. Koopmanschap. The exhibition is open to the public Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm in the […]

Muziekgebouw aan t IJ: Meeting Point

Meeting Point Curator:  Jaap Nijstad. In this Meeting Point the meeting of sculptere, location and visitors is the central theme.   friday  january 25 2008  sunday  februari 3 2008. Opening friday january 25 at 17.00 hrs with beer, wine etc.! Everybody is welcome! Muziekgebouw aan het IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, 1019 BR Amsterdam.   The […]

Kunstuitleen Alkmaar: HARDIBO!

HARDIBO!  Paul Dikker, Rob den Boer and Willem Harbers   opening  march 7 at 17.00 hrs by Jaap Nijstad, Arthistorian. Adress: Achter de Vest 3, Alkmaar, tel. 072-5113294 Open: wed – sa: 12.00 – 17.00, thu ook: 19.00 – 21.00 zo: 14.00 – 17.00. At the same time an exhibition by the same artists and […]

Open Studio’s Oud-West

For the first time the doors of the studio open for the public! Saturday 21 and Sunday 22  June 2008 form 12.00 to 18.00 hrs. Everybody is very welcome during this studio route in Oud-West.   Studio: Wenslauerstraat 18 1053 BA Amsterdam T. +31(0)20 – 6 81 75 71 M. +31 06 – 23 98 […]

sculptures at the estate ‘t Oude Hof

TEN DAYS OF ART AT BERGEN 2008: SCULPTURES AT THE ESTATE ‘T OUDE HOF with Joop Hollanders, Wicher Meursing, Roel Teeuwen, Willem Harbers, Cyril Lixenberg, Riki Mijling, Roland de Jong Orlando, Eric Claus and many others. opening: Saturday 18 October 14.00 hrs by Hetty Hafkamp, mayor of the city of Bergen. October 17 to Sunday 26 oktober 2008. […]


DANIEL SPOERRI: Assemblages en Sculpturen / WILLEM HARBERS: Giroclaven.   Galerie Willy Schoots is zeer verheugd als een van de eerste galeries in Nederland, een expositie van DANIEL SPOERRI te mogen aankondigen: Assemblages en Sculpturen.   Tijdens deze tentoonstelling is er een accent presentatie van het werk van WILLEM HARBERS in de patio, Giroclaven.   Vernissage Zondag 25 november 2007, […]

Galerie Willy Schoots: Art case

KUNSTKABINET WILLY SCHOOTS : ART CASE   Willem Harbers takes part in the exhibition Uitgelicht IV at the Galerie Willy Schoots; Art Case. A series of smaller sculptures by Willem Harbers is presented. from 2-9-2007 – 29-7-2007. Opening sunday  september 2 2007,  15.00 uur.   Willemstraat 27, 5611 HB Eindhoven T 0031. (0), open: tuesday – friday 11 – […]

Galerie Willy Schoots: Locomaat (solo)

Galerie Willy Schoots presents Willem Harbers – Locomaat   03.06.2007 – 25.08.2007 OFFICIAL OPENING Sunday  june 3 2007, 15.30  (open 15.00 ) Willemstraat 27, 5611 HB Eindhoven T 0031. (0), open: tuesday – friday 11 – 18 saterday 11 – 17   “The way of the Marble”, lecture and conversation by and with Willem Harbers Saterday  juni 23 & […]

De Sigarenfabriek: horizontaal

HORIZONTAAL   17 september t/ m 10 oktober 2006 Opening 17 september 15.00 uur   Annemieke v/d Berg – fotografie, Martin Dekker – schilderijen Karin Dekker – beelden, Paul Dikker – schilderijen Willem Harbers – beelden, Simon Oud – beelden   Zo 24 sept 14.00 uur rondleiding langs het werk door de kunstenaars. Zo 1 okt gedichten en klankschappen van 15.00 tot 17.00 uur. Za […]

De Boterhal (solo)

WILLEM HARBERS SOLO van 20 november 2005 tot 8 januari 2006.   solo tentoonstelling in Kunstcentrum de Boterhal op uitnodiging van de kunstenaarsvereniging Hoorn en omstreken. opening zondag 20 november 17.00 uur door Jeroen Damen, voorzitter. Korte lezing 16.00-17.00 uur De Boterhal Kerkplein 39 Hoorn 0229-217249 open di-zo 14.00-17.00 uur   Willem Harbers geeft op […]

Haus der Kunst: 3e Dimension, Skulptur aktuell

Grosse Kunstausstellung 2005, Haus der Kunst, München   111. Dimension, Skulptur aktuell 21.Januar 2005 bis 13.März 2005 Täglich von 10.00 bis 20.00 Uhr.   Eröffnung 20.Januar 2005 19.00 Uhr,   es sprechen: Helmuth Kästl, Präsident der Ausstellungsleitung Dr. Thomas Goppel, Bayerischer Staatsminister für Kunst Chris Dercon, Direktor des Hauses der Kunst   Der Katalog zur […]

SBK KNSM-eiland (duo)

SBK – ABK duet 15   The SBK Amsterdam presents, in the location KNSM-eiland, from april 8 up to and uncluding april 24 2005 the works of sculptors Marianne van der Kooij and Willem Harbers.   You are cordially invited to join the opening on friday april 8 at 16.00 hrs. A dialogue between technical mechanical  and […]