Maaike Anne Stevens (1980) was born in the Netherlands and studied at Central St.Martins College in London and completed her MFA Fine Arts at Goldsmiths College in 2012. She is currently based between Amsterdam and London.
Recent exhibitions include The Blur in Between at The Art Gallery of Alberta (Canada), and solo exhibitions at the Acme Project Space (London) and the IDEA store in Whitechapel (London). She was selected for the Catlin Guide 2013; ’introducing the 40 most promising new graduate artists in the UK’. She was twice shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2010 and 2012) and has executed works with Jealous Gallery London and the London Print Studio, which were shown at the Royal Academy and at Christies Multiplied in 2013. Future group exhibitions are planned at the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago (Chile) and at the Taipei Artist Village (Taiwan). She is currently developing a major sculpture commission for ESA architects for the facade of 26-32 Oxford Street in London, to be completed early 2017. Her work is part of the Victoria & Albert Museum permanent collection.http://www.maaikestevens.net/