Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam The Netherlands
About Fleur Boonman
Nomad artist Fleur Boonman (born in Belgium 1976) studied Audiovisual Art at the Gerrit Rietveld academy in Amsterdam.
She specialized in film, video and photography and was highly successful in these fields, her work has been exhibited by institutions such as FOAM, Amsterdam's museum of Photography and the Stedelijk Museum in the same city, Summer of Photography in Bozar Brussels, Gallery Fifty one Fine Art in Antwerp and Analix Forever in Geneva, De Fabriek Eindhoven.
Her films screened in festivals such as Cinema Novo Festival Brugge, VPRO Television, NY independent Film Festival, Dutch Film Festival Utrecht, for which she was nominated for her film F- Move for a Kodak Student award. Fleur did the camerawork for Joost Conijn's "Woodcar" and "Airplane" films. Screened internationally in Museum Booymans van Beuningen, Central museum Utrecht, Miro Foundation Barcelona, Manifesta Ljlubana, and Guggenheim New York.
Her work has been published in several Art Magazine's and newspapers such as H>Art magazine, Tube Light, Art Magazine, Vrij Nederland, Newspaper. "Life in a Glass House" catalogue stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Metropolis M, and Art magazine, Skrien, De Volkskrant, Parool, Eindhovens Daily News, and De Morgen Publication "portable Life"photobook sold by, Copyright Antwerp, Claire de Rouen London, Foam Amsterdam, De Buren Brussels.
Fleur her first feature length film "Portable life” has been released in The Belgium cinema’s in September 2011.
After showings in several festivals and EYE film museum Amsterdam, the film is now available on DVD.
Fleur is preparing several new feature length film projects.