About the Artist

Curriculum vitae

Jeanet Annette Snijders was born in 1964 in Enschede, The Netherlands. She completed her art-studies in Amsterdam in 1988, and continued to live and work there till 2007. During her studies she specialized in graphic arts, and around 2000 she got involved with filming, video and installations. In 2007 she moved her art-studio to Enschede

Since 1989 Jeanet has traveled the world, sometimes for a short stay of several weeks or, more often, for months in a row. Egypt, Mali, Indonesia, Bhutan, Tibet, Nepal, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia, Ladakh, Surinam, Brasil, Spiti, Karnataka and several places in France, Italy, Spain, Ireland and Greece were amongst the destinations. She has accumulated an extensive photographic documentation of all the visited sites and places.

Artistic credentials:

Presentation of Himalayanwalk at the Museum of Anthroplogy, Britisch Columbia University in Vancouver

H2O group show at Vrijhof of University Twente, Enschede


Participation in MULTI SOLO4D at TetemII, Enschede

Screening of Himalayanwalk at the International Festival for Cinema and Technology, Los Angeles, USA
Videoscreening at MAFF mediafestival in Almelo

Collaboration with Medialab Enschede for production of videoproject Ohmkoi

Screening of Himalayanwalk at the International Festival for Cinema and Technology, Seattle, USA


Group-exhibition in gallery De Groene Poort, Midden-Beemster
In Transit, exhibition at Arti et Amicitiae in Amsterdam, collaborative art-project with Judith Heinsohn, Suzanne de Graaf, Esme Valk, Angela Manders and philosopher Carolien van Bergen.

Participant of Lek Art, cultural festival in Culemborg, Holland. Curated by Chris Will from Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Holland


Video-presentation in Donner, Rotterdam, Holland.
2000 – 2005
Participant of the annual “Grosse Kunstausstellung” at the Museum Kunst Palast in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Solo-exhibition at gallery Artisit, Amsterdam, Holland.
Participant of the Grafiek Nu manifestation in Loods6, Amsterdam.


Group-exhibition at gallery Windkracht 13 in Den Helder, Holland. Within the frame of an artistic exchange with the Bombay-based artist Reena S. Kallat.


Solo-exhibition in gallery Article in Wijk bij Duurstede, Holland.


Participant of the Huntenkunst Art Fair in Doetinchem, Holland.
Solo-exhibition at Cleerdin & Hamer in Amsterdam.

Graphic work in stock at gallery Print Shop-Piet Clement in Amsterdam.
Solo-exhibition at Legaf in Amsterdam.

Since 1995 Participant of the bi-annual Open Studio Route in Amsterdam.


Atelier 20by6 group-exhibition at the municipality in Amsterdam.


Group-exhibition at Atelier Terra in Middelie, Holland.


Atelier 20by6 group-exhibition at Panade in Amsterdam.


Founder and participant of the artist society Atelier 20by6, in Amsterdam.
article in regional newspaper De Roskam, on the occasion of exhibition H2O at Vrijhof, Enschede

Duo-interview with philosopher Carolien van Bergen, following the video-presentation Himalayanwalk, shown during the In Transit exhibition at Arti et Amicitiae (artists society since 1856) in Amsterdam, Holland. Published in the national newspaper Trouw, on November 2, 2006

Live interview on Amsterdam FM, radio broadcast on October 26, 2006

NL20 on the occasion of the exhibition in Artisit, 2004