A Life Story in Pictures

20 Days with Hair Towels (2008-2019)

The self-portraits of Lique Schoot are visual autobiographical statements that reflect current times.’

Lique Schoot is a multidisciplinary artist. She works in the tradition of conceptual art. Since her graduation, she has used the self-portrait as a vehicle for exploring the nature of existence. Her work shows identity, daily life, general emotions, and deals with the major themes of life.

The starting point of her work consists in the LS diaries, a photo diary of more than 6000 daily made self-portraits, begun in October of 2003. Each work is titled by date (y-m-d).

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Latest News

20 Days with Hair Towels (2008 - 2019)

The Feminist Biennial

September 24 – November 5, 2022

The Feminist Biennial is a bi-annual exhibition at WMG that puts forward reflections and evolutions of contemporary feminism, as a movement and personal subjective act. It highlights artistic excellence by artists working in any medium and who identify as women and non-binary artists, including trans women and femme/feminine-identifying genderqueer artists.

Curator: Ashley Winn

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WM Gallery
Chicago
USA

The Silent Artist 2004 -2022, #17

BIG ART

November 4 – 6, 2022

For 4 days the Bajeskwartier is occupied by XL artworks of contemporary artists and designers. A unique mix of monumental paintings and drawings, large sculptures, big photos and huge installations by acclaimed names and emerging talents.

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BIG ART
Bajeskwartier
Amsterdam
NL
Studio Lique Schoot, 2022

Grant for creative professionals from Arnhem

April 1 – December 31, 2022

Lique’s artist practice is generously supported by the City of Arnhem until December 2022 with a Grant for creative professional from Arnhem.

Lique Schoot, She's Got Legs (Leg 06 09 06, 06 09 12 and 06 09 18)
  • She’s Got Legs (Leg 06 09 06, 06 09 12 and 06 09 18)
  • 2006 / 2013
  • Photo on alu-Dibond
  • 60 x 90 cm I 23.6 x 35.4 in
  • Collection Museum van Bommel van Dam

50 Years of Museum van Bommel van Dam

September 5, 2021 – March 13, 2022

The Group Exhibition shows different kind of works from (inter)nationally renowned artists, such as Armando, Ger Lataster, Shinkichi Tajiri, Erwin Olaf, Rineke Dijkstra, Bep Scheeren, Judith Krebbekx, Robert Rauschenberg, Lique Schoot a.o. The works come from the museum’s special collection.

Museum van Bommel van Dam
Keulsepoort 1
5911 BX  Venlo
NL

Artist Grant in times of Corona

November 1, 2021 – March 1, 2022

Lique’s work is generously supported by the Mondriaan Fund from November 1, 2021 – March 1, 2022 with an Artist Grant in times of Corona.

Recent Works

The Silent Artist (2004 - present)

The Silent Artist (2004 – present)

20 Days with Hair Towels (2008 - 2019)

20 Days with Hair Towels (2008 – 2019)

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Selected Works (1998 – present)

Lique Schoot, 4 Days in Bathroom Mirrors, UK 1998
The Silent Artist 2004 - 2022, #17