Gwen van den Eijnde

Born 1981 in Zierikzee, The Netherlands

1996 – 2000
Studied Drawing and Animated Cinema at the ESAAT(Ecole Supérieure des Arts Appliqués
et du Textile), Roubaix, France
2000 – 2005
Studied by Edith Dekyndt at the ESAD (Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs),
Internship in the costume departements of the Paris National Opera
Performance « Cérémonial », Palais des Fêtes, Strasbourg
The WaterMill Program, Robert Wilson’s Academy for Arts, New York
Worked as a costume assistant on Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett’s Opera« Monkey journey to the west »,
at the Manchester International Festival.
Worked at the Atelier Caraco-Canezou, Paris, on haute-couture dresses and costuming for several film
and theater productions.
2008 – 2009
Residency at the Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart
Performance « Spiegelkabinett »
in collaboration with sound designer Jae-Ho Youn, Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart
Performance « S’ils me regardent il me regarde »,
in collaboration with cellist Séverine Ballon, Château de Bussy-Rabutin, France
Performance « Im Hirschgang »,
in collaboration with dancer Pavlos Kountouriotis and sound designer Jae-Ho Youn, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart