Daphne Rosenthal

now and upcoming

Awards, Prizes, Nominations:

2016 Swedenborg Film Festival Meanwhile, looking elsewhere was joint winner of the festival in London
2015 Mondriaanfonds Werkbijdrage Jong Talent stipend for emerging artists
2015 Mondriaanfonds Vrije Beurs Praktijkverdieping

2014 ACCOLADE Award of Merit for Experimental
2013 – 2014 Jules Engel Student Scholarship
2013 – 2014 Calarts Student Scholarship
2011 – 2012 Calarts Student Scholarship
2011 – 2013 Huygens Scholarship Program

2008 Media Art Festival Friesland Winner Young Talent Prize

2008 Gerrit Rietveld Prize Winner category Film & Video
2008 TENT Academy Awards Nomination

2003 Dutch Film Festival Gouden Kalf Best Short
Documentary for The Price of Survival ( by Louis van Gasteren)
(edited by Daphne Rosenthal)

Critic's Choices:

2008 NRC- TV Chief Art Department Raymond van den Boogaard chooses Him and Her as best work of art 2008

Education, internships and workshops:

2011 – 2014 MFA Experimental Animation California Institute of the Arts
2003 – 2008 Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam BFA Audio Visual Department
1998 – 2001 UvA (University of Amsterdam) Art History (First Year Degree 2000)

Exhibitions & Screenings (selection):

2016 Artistic Interpretations of the Cold War from 9 April to 12 August 2016. Work by Richtje Reinsma and myself (made together under the name DRR) will be part of this group show. For more information click here

2016 Meanwhile, looking elsewhere at the Swedenborg Film Festival in London

2016 THIS VIDEO REQUIRES A PASSWORD screening of four short films/ tests, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles

2015 PUDDING, group exhibition at Artdeli curated by Hester Alberdingk Thijm (Director AkzoNobel Art Foundation)

2015 On the occasion of PUDDING, exhibition at Artdeli, screening of several films plus interview/ Q&A

2015 Alle Nutteloze dingen die ik moet doen solo exhibition at the Compagnietheater, Amsterdam

2015 The piece Long Distance (2015) made with Richtje Reinsma, the Wende Museum

2015 Wende Museum, Presentation of Free Things, research project by DRR (Richtje Reinsma and Daphne Rosenthal) in collaboration with the Wende Museum

2015 Our blog about our research project at the Wende Museum on the website of Mister Motley

2015 Nominated for Longlist Prix de Rome

2015 On the occasion of PUDDING, exhibition at Artdeli, a screening of several of my films plus interview/ Q&A

2015 Art School Boyz, Curated by Ambar Navarro, New Hive

2015 Formations, group show with my film The Forgetting of Objects and photography, at Witteveen Visual Art Centre, curated by Alexandra Landre

2015 Meanwhile, looking elsewhere Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, Hawick, Scotland

2015 Meanwhile, looking elsewhere, Experiments in Cinema Festival, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

2015 FACELESS, De Markten, Brussels, Belgium
2015 I WAS A LANDSCAPE IN YOUR DREAM at Automata, Los Angeles, US
Exhibition with performance and screening

2015 MEANWHILE, LOOKING ELSEWHERE at Access Code Short Film Festival in Srinagar, India and online

2014 MEANWHILE, LOOKING ELSEWHERE at Façade Video Festival, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
at Museo Universitario del Chopo, Mexico City
2014 THE FORGETTING OF OBJECTS Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, US
2014 THE FORGETTING OF OBJECTS Graduation Show (hourly screenings), Calarts, Los Angeles, US
2014 THE FORGETTING OF OBJECTS at BIJOU FEST, Graduation Screening, Calarts, Los Angeles, US

2014 MEANWHILE, LOOKING ELSEWHERE Experimental Animation Showcase, lobby at REDCAT, Los Angeles, US
2014 MEANWHILE, LOOKING ELSEWHERE at BIJOU FEST, Graduation Screening, Calarts, Los Angeles, US

2014 FACELESS, Mediamatic Fabriek, Amsterdam, NL, (group show curated by Bogomir Doringer)
2013 FACELESS, Freiraum Quartier21 International, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, AUS
2013 FACELESS OPEN AIR SCREENING, Museumsquartier, July 27, Vienna, AUS
2013 Il Faut Cultiver notre Jardin, Black and White Studio Calarts, Los Angeles, US
2012 BIJOU FEST, A Little Bit Better, , Calarts, Los Angeles, US
2011 The Song of Mr Halewyn, Club Karlsson, Amsterdam, NL
2010 Down to Earth, Nest, Den Haag (group show curated by Wouter van Riessen), NL
2009 Kickstart, Gallery Sztuki, Wroclaw, POL
2008 De Wintertuin, Literary Festival, Nijmegen, NL
2008 Nieuwe Lichting, Dutch Film Festival, Utrecht, NL
2008 Golden Beans, SBK (Fine Arts Foundation), Amsterdam, NL
2008 Paraat # 4 Best of Graduates 2008, De Veemvloer/ Ronmandos Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
2008 Student Film Festival, Montpellier, FR
2008 Next of Kin Experimental Film Festival, Filmmuseum Amsterdam Screening and presentation about Him and Her (together with screening of film Penelope, 1994 Barbara Meter)

Work experience (selection):

2015 Peter Greenaway Skills: After Effects, editing, animation, multiple screen installation
2012 – 2014 Janie Geiser (visual theater artist and experimental filmmaker)
Skills : Assistance in puppetry making and miniature sets construction, shadow and object animation, visual research
2008 – now Arcimboldo Productions (audio visual productions)
Skills : Final Cut Pro, AVID, Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, animation (drawing, collage and stop motion)
2012 – 2013 Community Calarts Art Partnership (Painting a mural on the wall of a school in East LA)
Skills : Drawing, Painting, Community Outreach, Mural Design, Photography
2001 – 2004 Spectrum Film/ Louis van Gasteren (editor of documentaries)
Skills : analog film editing, digital editing, set assistance, production assistance, archival research

Relevant participation (selection):

2011 Analog Film workshop by Tomonari Nishikawa, International Film Festival Rotterdam, WORM, Rotterdam, NL
2010 Sound workshop by Yuri Landman, WORM, Rotterdam, NL
2008 Analog Film and Performance workshop by Metamkine, International Film Festival Rotterdam, WORM, Rotterdam, NL
2008 HOT100 PICNIC, brainstorm session, Amsterdam, NL
2007 Master class ReVisie Helena Muskens & Quirine Racké, Dutch Film Festival, Utrecht, NL
2007 Analog Film workshop by Eve Heller, International Film Festival Rotterdam, WORM, Rotterdam, NL


Het Rietveld Schröderhuis (screenings):

2012 Gerrit Rietveld, The Revolution of Space, Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, GER
2011 Universo Rietveld, MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome, IT
2010 – 2011 Mondrian/ De Stijl, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR
2010 Van Doesburg and the International Avant-garde: Constructing a New World, Tate Modern, London, UK
2009 – now Centraal Museum Utrecht, permanent screening at information center Rietveld Schröderhuis, NL
2009 documentary The Rietveld Schröderhuis directed, edited and produced for Centraal Museum Utrecht, NL

other editing / animation commissions:

2015 Venice Biennale, Italian Pavillion, In the beginning was the image is an installation by Peter Greenaway which I have edited

2014 Time lapse animation of The Grid, an installation by Richtje Reinsma at the Zonnestraal, Hilversum
2014 Gorgeous, videoclip by Alice Dison for Rose Rossi, editing by Daphne Rosenthal
2014 Pick up the Stick, documentary by Tempe Hale, co-edited by Daphne Rosenthal
2013 The Best Daughter, film by Ambar Navarro, edited by Daphne Rosenthal
screenings at BIJOU FEST 2013, Calarts, LA, and at Cinefamily, The Silent Movie Theater, LA
2012 - 2013 documentary The Guide by director Jessica Yu, animation by Janie Geiser, assistant animator
2011 Assistant Editor documentary When Memory Comes by director Frank Diamand
2011 Animation for website lawyer Wieteke Drummen
2007 Documentary on architect Bertus Mulder, restoration of the Rietveld Schröderhuis, Archives of Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL
2006 Documentary about curatorial project Worldwide in Arnhem on alternative ways of living, Museum of Modern Art, Arnhem, NL
2003 – 2004 The Price of Survival (De Prijs van Overleven) by filmmaker Louis van Gasteren, edited by Daphne Rosenthal
Screenings at Dutch Film Festival (Premiere 2003) - Berlinale (Forum) 2004, Berlin, Germany – Iranian Film Festival, Teheran, Iran –
Film Festival Prague, Czech Republic - Annual Meeting American Psychological Association, US – Australian International Film Festival

Book cover design:

2013 Secularism, Assimilation and the Crisis of Multiculturalism: French Modernist Legacies by Yolande Jansen, book cover colour editing
2012 DEMOCRACY AND ONTOLOGY, An agonic Encounter between Political Liberalism, Foucault and Psychoanalysis by Irena Rosenthal
Illustration and book cover design

Bibliography and other media:

2016 Interview on website Swedenborg Film Festival

2016 Blog by rosajhberlandartconsultant

2016 Announcement on website Dutch culture USA 2011-2012 blog Heden in Den Haag Observations by me and Wouter van Riessen in Los Angeles, both written and photographs

6 december 2008 Rietveld TV Episode 04 Introduction and screening excerpt Him and Her
26 June 2008 Het Parool What do they actually learn at the AudioVisual department?
27 June 2008 De Volkskrant End exam 2008 Gerrit Rietveld Academie, audio visual department
19 July 2008 NRC TENT Academy Awards towards conventional films
July 2008 Metropolis M Graduation Fever 2: De Rietveld Academie (Interview for the website)