Henrik Hey

Henrik Hey

Born 27 July 1950 in Ringsted, Denmark
Living and working in the Netherlands

email: ask@henrikhey.nl


2014 participating in the second Mokuhanga conferene in Tokyo, Japan invited to exhibit for the group project ‘ The Content ‘. The mokuhanga print ’the dive’ was selected for the International mokuhanga exhibition and compotition 2014.

2013 Participating in Impact 8, International printmakers conference in Dundee, UK. Invited with the proposal ‘ Summer rain/ Spring Snow.

2011 Participating in the first international Mokuhanga conference in Kyoto, japan. Invited with the proposal ‘ Summer Rain ‘

2009 Participating in Impact 6, International printmakers conference in Bristol UK. Invited with the group project ‘ Surimono International‘ woodblock & Poetry

2007 Participating in the international print making conference, IMPACT 5, held in Tallinn, Estonia

2005 Participating in the international print making conference held in Berlin and Poznan.Taking part in "Artists discuss the Nagasawa Art Park Program "+ the selected portfollio presentations in the Universitaet Der Kunste Berlin galleries.

2003 Participating in the international print making conference Michaelis School of Fine Art, Capetown South Africa.

2000 Invited to take part in workshop for Japanese woodblock print making Nagasawa Art Park Artist-in-Residence on Awaji Island, Hyogo, Japan.

1992 Instructor for the department of silk-screen printing at the Faculty of Visual Art and Design, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

1985 Freelance illustrator dealing with drawing and layout for magazines and newspapers.

1983 Working full-time for the Danish newspaper “Politiken”, doing layout and graphic design and illustrations for the daily edition.

1981 Four years full-time study for visual arts, specialized in drawing and graphics at the “Skolen for Brugskunst” (now called Denmark’s Design School), Copenhagen, Denmark.

1979 Was connected with the University of Copenhagen, department “Institute for Social Medicine” (printing and drawing scientific and educational reports.

1976 Completing “Byggeteknisk Hojskole” in Copenhagen (Highschool for technical architecture).

1969 Working as an assistant draughtsman for “Driver-Jowitt Lincoln” architects offices, Salisbury, Zimbabwe (Rhodesia).



2015 C.R.Ettinger Studio, Philadelphia, USA
2014 Art Space gallery,Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan
2014 Chinretsukan gallery, University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan
2013 Impact 8, Dundee,UK
2013 Awagami International miniature print Exhibition, Tokoshima, Japan
2012 Rechtbank (Court House), Hilversum, The Netherlands
2011 Mi‐Lap Gallery, Tokyo, japan
2011 Royal Schottish Academy, Edinburgh,UK
2011 Community House Kyoto, Japan
2008 Group exhibition 'A Time and a Place', Grafisch Atelier, Amsterdam.
2007 Group exhibition : NAGASAWA 10, ' a time and a place 'in Deco Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia.
2007 Deco Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2004 Gallery Griftsteede Gemeente Utrecht
2003 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, USA
2003 Boulevard D’Unica, Utrecht.
2003 Academie Gallerie, HKU, Utrecht
2002 Skydoor Art Place Agyama, Bifgalleria Bld. Tokyo, Japan
2001 Grafieksalon Besselaar, Utrecht
2001 Australian Embassy, Tokyo, Japan
2000 Shizuka Hall, Tsuna Town, Awasi, Japan
1996 Nederlandse Spoorwegen, Utrecht
1994 Galleri Brantebjerg, Nykobing, Denmark
1993 Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Utrecht
1992 Broese Kemink, Utrecht
1992 Galerie Uithof, Utrecht
1991 PTT Telecom, Utrecht
1985 Oude Kerk, Amsterdam
1981 Vester VOV VOV, Kopenhagen