Curriculum vitae


Linda van Kerkhof
*1985 Langenthal, CH
Lives and works in Amsterdam, NL

  • 2010 - 2014
    Academy of Fine Arts and Design: Bachelor of Fine Arts; Maastricht
  • 2009 - 2010
    Gerrit Rietveld Academie: Orientation Year; Amsterdam
  • 2010
    Internship at Ingrid de Mari Jewellery, Zaandam
  • 2005 - 2010
    Vakschool Schoonhoven: part-time course Professional Goldsmithing; Amsterdam
  • 2004 - 2005
    Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA): Philosophy; Amsterdam




  • The 8th International Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Mini Textile Art Scythia, Kherson (19.06.-02.07.2017) / Ivano-Frankivs’k (15.-30.07.2017), Ukraine
  • Mini Textile at HAWAR Gallery, Oldeberkoop, The Netherlands (21.05.-28.05.2017)
  • Mini Textile Art during Open Atelier Veere, The Netherlands (14.-17.04.2017)



  • In the end nothing matters, but until then some things do. Graduation show, Academy of Fine Art and Design, Maastricht; Fine Art department
  • Dérive. Group exhibition during the Leerling/Meester-project. Meester (teacher): Carina Diepens. Kunstpodium T, Tilburg



  • Workshop presentation, Jan van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht. Led by Sjoerd Westbroek, Krien Clevis, Ruth Benschop


  • Third-year student project in the Decorfabriek, Maastricht: a four-week work period outside the academy. Led by Antoine Berghs and other teachers


  • Second-year drawing workshop in 't Brandweer, Maastricht; concluded with an opening to the public. Led by Karin Peulen and other teachers
  • Second-year sound project in Intro-In situ, Maastricht. one-week project concluded with a public showing. Led by Paul Devens
  • Plaatsen van herinnering III: Lieu et La “Folly” / Regouts “richesse”. Temporary project in Sphinxpark, Maastricht. Led by Karin Peulen, with conjunction with students of the Maastricht Academy of Fine Art and Design