Curriculum vitae

Martinus Burchard Rots (Maarten)
1982, Aalten, the Netherlands
Lives in Diemen, works in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Awards and nominations

2013
One Minute of the Week, theoneminutes.org, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2011
Jury award, 60Seconds Shortfilmfestival, Copenhagen, Denmark
Commendation of the jury, 14th Japan Media Arts Festival, Tokyo, Japan
Nomination, Beeldbuis Filmfestival, Zwolle, the Netherlands
Nomination, 24th Filmwinter Festival, Stuttgart, Germany

2010
Silver award, The One Minutes Belgian Open 2010, Gent, Belgium
Commendation of the jury, online film festival Filminute, Canada
Commendation of the jury, One Minutes Awards 2010, Gdansk, Poland
Top 10 runner-up, Video Pool's 60 Second Hand Job, Winnipeg, Canada
Nomination, Festival du Film Minute de Lille, Lille, France
Nomination, online film festival Azyl, Slovenia
Nomination, 12th International Film Festival Bratislava, Slovakia
Nomination, 9th La.Meko Kurzfilmfestival, Landau, Germany
Nomination, 7th Naoussa International Film Festival, Naoussa, Greece
Nomination, One Minute Film & Video Festival Aarau, Switzerland
Nomination, DotFest International Online Short Film Festival, Bancourt, Switzerland
Nomination, The One Minutes Awards 2009, Shanghai, China

2009
Nomination, Winton Train Festival, Prague, Czech Republic


Residencies

2011
BERM Ateliers, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2009
European Exchange Academy, Beelitz-Heilstätten, Germany


Additional activities

2016 - current
Teacher at Preparatory Course, Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2014 - current
Teacher at VAV (Audiovisual department), Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2016
Teacher European Exchange Academy, Dartmoor, Great Britain

2010 - current
Co-owner animation studio FreakinFrames, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2012
Teacher European Exchange Academy, Cunda, Turkey

2010 - 2013
Teacher European Exchange Academy, Beelitz-Heilstätten, Germany


 

Selected exhibitions and screenings

2017
Everyday Abstractions - Solo exhibition at Kunstuitleen Amstelveen
Huntenkunst 2017, Ulft, the Netherlands

2016
This Side Up - Solo exhibition at Qlick Editions, Amsterdam
Rappel - Solo exhibition at Friday Next, Amsterdam
This Art Fair, Amsterdam
AAF Hamburg, Germany
Art The Hague,
GET FED Art Fair, Arnhem, the Netherlands
Solo exhibition, Regionaal Archief Rivierenland, Tiel, the Netherlands

2015
Solo exhibition Siting: Qlick Editions, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
We Are The Guys x Gustafson @ Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
AAF, Hamburg, Germany
Group exhibition 'In Motion', BWK Partners, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Group exhibition 175 years Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2014
Group exhibition Arti Select: Interiors at Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
The Great Last Minute Art Fair, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Some Things Perishable at NEST, Den Haag, the Netherlands

2013
Solo exhibition at BERM Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Duo show at Qlick Editions, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reykjavik International Film Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland
Hardanger Film Festival, Øystese, Norway
10th One Minute Film & Video Festival, Aarau, Switzerland

2012
Kunstvlaai 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Screening at EYE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Japan Media Arts Festival Networks in Sendai, Sendai, Japan
100Fest, Tehran, Iran

2011
KunstKamers Rotterdam, Noordereiland, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Group exhibition at C3 Gallery, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Beeldbuis Filmfestival, Zwolle, the Netherlands
Kobe Biennale 2011, Kobe, Japan
Sapporo International Short Film Festival, Sapporo, Japan
Wereld van Witte de With, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
VideoMinuto, Firenze, Italy
Japan Media Arts Festival Networks, Okayama, Japan
60Seconds Shortfilmfestival, Copenhagen, Denmark
Museumnacht Rotterdam, Saratimtrust, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

2010
12th International Film Festival Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovenia
9th La.Meko Kurzfilmfestival, Landau, Germany
7th Naoussa International Film Festival, Naoussa, Greece
One Minutes Awards 2010, Gdansk, Poland (Winner award of distinction)
FICMA film festival Barcelona, Spain
Rietveld in de Oude Kerk, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2009
Festival Key of Life, Leiden, the Netherlands
Winton Train Festival, Czech Republic

 

Education

2005 - 2010
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Bachelor of Fine Arts, VAV (Voorheen Audio-Visueel)

2001 - 2004
Grafisch Lyceum, Utrecht, the Netherlands
MBO Graphic design