mark ijzerman

Selection of residencies


V2_, Rotterdam, Netherlands

November 2021 - September 2022

Bringing together art, technology and science, STARTS4Water aims to tackle one of the most pressing challenges of our times: water management. EU funded residency. My residency focuses on Biodiversity in the Rotterdam Port.

FilmForward Vrijplaats

Amsterdam, Netherlands

September 2020 - January 2021

The Vrijplaats is FilmForward’s residency where film and AV makers can do research to deepen their professional practice.

Valley of the Possible

Cañon del Blanco, Chile

April 26 - May 26, 2019

Month-long residency in Valley of the Possible program

Art Center Nabi

Seoul, South Korea

July 7 - September 6, 2017

Two-month artist residency through V2_'s Summer Sessions program

Selected performances

Le Guess Who 2021

Utrecht, Netherlands

November 14 2021

As Above, So Below Live AV

Rewire Festival 2020

Den Haag, Netherlands

October 31st 2020

As Above, So Below

Mapping Possibilities

Cairo, Egypt

December 21, 2019

As Above, So Below (pre-premiere)

Maia Bienal

Maia, Portugal

July 13, 2019

Cantus Viscous AV

Mapping Festival

Geneva, Switzerland

May 24, 2017

Presque Vu AV

EYE Filmmuseum

Amsterdam, Netherlands

May 9, 2017

Presque Vu AV

Het Nieuwe Instituut

Rotterdam, Netherlands

January 27, 2017

Performing "FRICTION" during opening of exhibition Designing the Surface


Berlin, Germany

January 23, 2016

Presque Vu AV as part of Transmediale/CTM Vorspiel

Selected exhibitions

De Lakenhal

Leiden, Netherlands

November 2021 - March 2022

Humans, Talk to Me as part of the 'If Things Grow Wrong' group show.


Eindhoven, Netherlands

29th of november 2019 - 1st of March 2020

As Above, So Below (video documentary) as part of Polarities group show.

International Space Station

Outer space

February 2022 - February 2023

plitsch knaster psssh as part of Moon Gallery group show.

GLOW Festival

Eindhoven, Netherlands

November 9 - November 16, 2019

"Moonlight", together with Team Moonlight.

In Common

Wonderspaces, USA

June 14, 2019 - ongoing

"Space Here Becomes Sound", collaboration with Studio LONK, exhibited continuously as part of Wonderspaces: In Common. Touring artwork.


Rotterdam, Netherlands

October 2017

Test_Lab: Summer Sessions Homecoming, exhibited Time Shift

Selected products


2018 - now

Software & sound design engineering for interactive object to communicate with Alzheimer's patients

selected teaching

St Joost, Master Institute of Visual Cultures, Ecology Futures

2020 - now

Tutor of module Cartographies of the Vanishing Now within Ecology Futures MA.

University of the Arts Utrecht NL, Music & Technology

2011 - 2020

2nd & 3rd year classes on creative coding, media art, installations, and perception

Cartographies of the Vanishing Now, Reassemble (FIBER Labs)

September 2019, July 2021, October 2022

Week-long labs with sessions on ecology and art. Curation & organisation.


University of the Arts Utrecht

2010 - 2011

Master of Arts

University of the Arts Utrecht

2007 - 2011

Bachelor of Arts