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Sonja Cabalt is an artist/designer living and working in Amsterdam. Her work is usually about the delicate balance between man and nature. She finds inspiration in the the microscopic world and in the cycle of growth, flowering and decay. She is known for her tactile approach, playing with texture, experimental techniques and organic shapes. 


-Graphic design, Gerrit Rietveld Academie

 (academy of fine arts and design), Amsterdam

-Textile arts and crafts, NLO Delft

-History of Art, Leiden University



Art/design work

2023 IJ kunst collectief Amsterdam, groupshow

2023 '11 in Losdok', Amsterdam, Multiples, groupshow

2023  Kunstkapel, Amsterdam, groupshow

2023  Ceuvel gallery Amsterdam, 'Pods', solo show

2022  Ceuvel gallery Amsterdam, 'Pods', solo show

2022 'Save spaces' gallery Kunstpraktijk, Velthoven, group show

2022  Ladekastproject, gallery Phoebus Rotterdam, group show

2022  Textile Biennial, museum Rijswijk, group show

2021  Textile Biennial, museum Rijswijk, group show

2021  Art around, Art chapel Amsterdam, group show (postponed)

2020  Open studio weekend Loods 6, Amsterdam

2020 'Achter de ramen' Amsterdam

2020  Art Company, Eindhoven

2020  Museum Leids Wevershuis, solo show

2019  Museum Leids Wevershuis, solo show

2019  Art Company, Eindhoven

2019  Contrasten, Bagagehal Loods 6 Amsterdam, group show

2019  Object, fair for contemporary art and design Rotterdam

2019  Textile museum Tilburg, museum shop

2019  Coda Museum Apeldoorn, museum shop

2018  Textile museum Tilburg, museum shop

2018  Coda Museum Apeldoorn, museum shop

2017  Open studio weekend Loods 6

2017  Kunstschouw, Zeeland, NL; art route, group show

2017  Textile museum Tilburg, museum shop

2017  Summer Expo, Museum de Fundatie Zwolle, group show 

2017  Coda Museum Apeldoorn, museum shop

2016  Textile museum Tilburg, museum shop 

2016  Hair, Centraal Museum Utrecht, museum shop 

2015  Gallery KNSM 301, Amsterdam, owner

2014  Guild of 14, Gallery 33, Amsterdam, group show

2014  Summer Expo, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, group show

2014  Gallery 'Ruimte Remmelink', Delft, group show

2013  'Onverwacht Ambacht'competition, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam, group show 

2012  Unlimited Design contest; Eindhoven Design Week, Museum night Amsterdam, Museum night

      Berlin, group show

2012  International Joomchi and Beyond, Atrium Gallery, Rhode Island,US, group show


Graphic design work


2000  MOMA New York, graphic design UNStudio exhibition 'The Long View'

2000  Architecture Biennale Venice, Graphic design, two video loops for UNStudio exhibition

2000  Gallery Innsbruck, design UNStudio exhibition/cd rom

1999  Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam,'The Best Dutch Book Design' Book 'Move' for UNStudio

1996  Installation 'Eye-move', Labour Party youth congress Amsterdam 

1996  club Escape, Amsterdam, graduation Video 'Eye-move', Chemistry club nights 

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