Nederlandse versie BertvanderMeij
March 14th, 1958, Katwijk aan Zee, the Netherlands.

Education: Royal Acadamy of the Arts (K.A.B.K.), The Hague (1976-1981).
Californian College of Arts and Crafts (C.C.A.C.), Oakland Ca. (1981-1982).

1977-81 'Once Upon A time in the Egg', 'Utopia', 'De Visser 't Hoofd schudde', 'Kaz', 'Alcatraz 1981' (super 8 movies).

1981 Moved to San Francisco.
'IJsland' (the dutch-american conspiracy) - Art Magazine.
Expositions in the Graduate Center of the C.C.A.C., Oakland, Ca.

1982 Expositions in the Morrison-Knudsen building, Marshal-Myers Gallery, City Hall, (San Francisco, Ca.).
Return to the Netherlands.
Expositions in Nouvelles Images (The Hague) and Galerie de Duif (Katwijk).

1983 Comics in 'Zozolala', 'Emigre', 'Zone 3', 'Vinyl', 'Music Maker', 'Wordt Vervolgd'.
Graphic Design for the TU-Delft ( -1985) and for International Textiles bv ( -1989).

1985 Expositions in H.C.A.K. (Den Haag) and Galerie 47 (Bergen op Zoom).

1986 Comic Album 'This land is my land' (Zet.El.).

1987 Comic Album 'His Master's Voice' (Zet.El.).

1989 Comic Albums 'Jungleverhalen' (Sherpa) and 'Hooglied' (Sherpa).

1990 Comic Albums 'De mens Boeroebi' (Sherpa) and 'De Lift' (Casterman).

1991 Comic Albums 'De Pinguïns' (Sherpa) and 'Moesashi' (Sherpa).
Illustrations in 'Skoop', 'Malmberg' (1991- ), 'KH-services', 'Volkskrant', 'Wolters Noordhoff' a.o.
Graphic Design and Advertising Design for Publicity Agencies.

1992 Comic Albums 'Liften' (Casterman), 'De Mussen' (Sherpa), 'De Pinguïns 2' (Sherpa) and 'Moesashi 2' (Sherpa).

1993 Comic Album 'Moesashi 3' (Sherpa).

1994 Comic Albums 'Hooglied 2 & 3' (Sherpa), 'De Pinguïns 3 & 4' (Sherpa) and 'De Winnaar' (1985) (Sherpa).
Comics 'De Mormels' in 'Suske & Wiske - weekblad' (1994-2004).
Comics 'De Dummies' in 'Autokampioen' ( -1995).
Cartoon 'Het zijn de klijne dingen...' in 'Extra-Wegener dagbladen' ( -1996), 'Zone 5300' ( -2002) and 'Memory Magazine' (2004-2008).
Cartoon 'Groente & Fruit/junior' in 'Okki' (1994-2004).

1997 Comic album 'This land is my land' (Sherpa - reprint).

2001 Rabobank Cultuurprijs 2001.

2002 Comics 'Crash Test Dummies' in 'Gr8Streetcarperformances' (2002-2004).
Comics 'Koken met Kokkie' in 'Suske & Wiske - weekblad' (2002-2004).
Cartoon 'Groente & Fruit/senior' in 'Zone 5300' (2002-2004).
Comics 'Kappie' in 'Katwijkse Post' (2002- ).
Comics 'Jan&Janus' in 'Moerdijkse Bode' (2002-2004).
Comic album 'De Leidsche Nachtwacht' (Rabobank Leiden).

2005 Comic Albums 'De Winnaar' part 1 & 2 (Sherpa), 'Kappie' (Verhagen) and 'Moesashi' (Sherpa).
Comics 'Watt & halfWatt' on Dune.nl (2005- ).
Comics for Rabobank Zuidwesthoek in several media (2005-2007).

2006 Meerburgprijs 2006.
Comic Album 'Het Geheime Schilderij van Rembrandt' (Sherpa).

Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Rabobank', 'Shell', 'FIA-foundation', 'Landelijk Bureau Racismebestrijding', 'Leidsch Dagblad', 'Malmberg'.
Exposition 'Het Geheime Schilderij - 'the Making of' in Hoofdbibliotheek Leiden.
'CrashTestDummies' for 'ANWB-Auto' (2006-2009).
Illustrations for report 'Kader Integraal Indiceren' from Ministerie van VWS (via SSO).
Christmasbooklet for 'AEF'.
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for p.e. 'Rabobank', 'Shell', 'FIA-foundation', 'Landelijk Bureau Racismebestrijding', 'Leidsch Dagblad', 'Malmberg'.

2007 Illustrations for SamenSpelenBoek (Jong Nederland).
Comic 'De Bouwers' for Ceres (2007- ).
Comic Album 'Kappie 3'.
Exposition 'Kappie in 't Museum' in the Katwijks Museum.
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for p.e. 'Rijkswaterstaat', 'FIA-foundation', 'Malmberg', 'Basis', 'Ancora'.

2008 Illustrations for SamenSpelenKrant (Jong Nederland) (2008- ).
CD-cover for 'Voor De Mast'.
No-Alcohol-sticker for Municipality Katwijk.
Illustrations for report 'Op Voet van Gelijkheid' from Ministerie van VWS (via SSO).
Cartoon 'De Bevers' for Waterschappen (via AEF) (2008-2009).
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for p.e. 'Malmberg', 'Rabobank Katwijk', 'Basis', 'Den Dulk', 'Klimaatgids'.

2009 'CrashTestDummies' for 'ANWB-Onderweg' (2009-2011) and 'ASH-magazine' (2009-2010).
Comic Album 'Kappie 4'.
'Kattuks Kwartet'- quartet game with subjects from Katwijk in Katwijks dialect.
'Vullis' - Garbage-project for primary schools in Katwijk for the Municipality Katwijk.
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Storyventures', 'Proefdiervrij', 'Jong Nederland', 'Rijkswaterstaat' and others.

2010 'Veger&Strooier' for 'ASH-magazine' (2010- ).
'Guts&Glory' for 'Arts&Auto' (2010-2011).
'Strandhokje' - cardboard construction plate of Katwijks beachcabin with accesoires.
'De Grote Katwijk Puzzel' - jigsaw puzzle, 900 pieces, with Katwijk of from a bird flight perspective.
'Vullisverhalen' - monthly column in 'De Katwijksche Post' for the Municipality Katwijk (2010- ).
'AEF op reis' - companybook from/for employees AEF (see 'illustrations - deel 4' - in the dutch part of this site).
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Autokampioen', ' Rabobank', 'Jong Nederland', 'Rijkswaterstaat', 'Nido' and others.

2011 Bird-flight-perspective maps from the four rural cores of Katwijk for 'De Cultuurbox' (Municipality Katwijk).
'Avontuurlijke Wandeltochten' - design + bird-flight-perspective maps several walking routes Panbos (Municipality Katwijk).
'Duurzaamheidspel' - goose chalkboard variant about sustainability in 'Duurzaamheidskrant' (Municipality Katwijk).
Coffeemug with Kappie-print for Municipality Katwijk.
'Medal from the Municipality Katwijk' for the promotion of Katwijk by recognizable cartoons and games.
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for ' Malmberg', 'Jong Nederland', 'Rijkswaterstaat', 'Nido', 'Quest' and others.

2012 Illustrations for boys' book 'Roofoverval' from Els Rooijers (Zwijsen).
Bird-flight-perspective drawings from walking-tours in Zuid Limburg (Natuurmonumenten Zuid Limburg).
Birthday calendar with bundled columns 'Vullisverhalen' (Municipality Katwijk).
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Malmberg', 'Jong Nederland', 'Enexis'.

2013 Illustrations for boys' book 'H5N1 terreur' from Els Rooijers (Zwijsen).
'Kattuks Memmerie' - memory game with subjects from Katwijk.
Design branding and illustrations for project 'ADHD@ease'.
Design mascotte 'Endrik' for ''t Olde Maat Uus' (Museum Giethoorn).
Poster for paper containers (Municipality Katwijk).
Performances for primary schools with Els Rooijers (Schrijvers School Samenleving).
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Malmberg', 'Jong Nederland', 'Deloitte', 'Zuiderzeemuseum'.

2014 Illustrations for boys' book 'Alarmfase 3' from Els Rooijers (Zwijsen).
Illustrations for 'Op z'n Kattuks ezd' from Jaap van der Marel (Primavera Pers).
Design campaigne posters for PvdA/GroenLinks Noordwijk.
Painting with several artists on outer wall of parking garage on Boulevard.
Bird-flight-perspective groundplan Buitenmuseum and Pietendorp for Zuiderzeemuseum.
'Vuilnisspel' - Board game about waste processing for primary school (Municipality Katwijk).
Performances for primary schools with Els Rooijers (Schrijvers School Samenleving).
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Malmberg', 'Jong Nederland', ME+, 'De Webwerkster'.

2015 Illustrations for boys' books 'FC Buurt slaat terug' and 'FC Buurt krijgt vleugels' from Els Rooijers (Zwijsen).
Design scouting expedition for ''t Olde Maat Uus' (Museum Giethoorn).
Illustration campaign image and poster 'Dutch Vogalonga 2015' (Sail Giethoorn).
Bird-flight-perspective groundplan and visual Waterwerken for Zuiderzeemuseum.
'Zwerfafvalspel' - Board- and outdoors games about litter for primary school (Municipality Katwijk).
'Kattuks Kwartet' - adjusted reprint of quartet game from 2009 with parking garage on Boulevard.
Illustrations, cartoons and comics for 'Malmberg', 'Jong Nederland'.

BertvanderMeij
Boulevard 3
2225 AA Katwijk aan Zee

phone: +31 71 407 77 71

mail@bertvandermeij.nl



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