Born 1985 in Amsterdam/Netherlands.
Janneke van der Putten is an artist based in Rotterdam/Netherlands. She graduated with a BDes from TXT (Textile) at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam/Netherlands (2003 to 2009) and completed her MMus in Artistic Research, Royal Academy of Art & Royal Conservatoire (The Hague, 2011 to 2013). She is trained in classical North-Indian Dhrupad singing with Amelia Cuni and Marianne Svašek (Berlin & Rotterdam, 2009–2014). Janneke van der Putten is co-curator of the Aloardi Exchange Programme, inviting Peruvian artists to present their work in the Schengen Area (2016 to 2017).
The project Invisible Architecture with Chris Galarreta, for which they published a vinyl in 2014, has been presented at amongst others exhibition Make the Audition: Meetings Between Art and Sound in Peru, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (Lima/Peru, 2016) and nxnwfestival (Cologne/Germany, 2015).
Janneke van der Putten was artist-in-residence at the Centre International d’Art et du Paysage (Île de Vassivière/France, 2014), and presented her solo exhibition All Begins With A at TENT, Rotterdam (2015). She received two fellowships from The Mondriaan Fund (2014–2015) and her practice is currently supported by CBK Rotterdam (Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam).