Art historian Antoon Melissen curates exhibitions and publishes internationally on Dutch art of the late 1950s, the 1960s and 1970s in an international context.
Publications include monographs on the Dutch artists Armando (2015), Jan Schoonhoven (2016) and Jan Henderikse (2010 and 2018), and catalogue texts for European and American museums and galleries. His texts have been published in Dutch, English, German, Italian, Czech, Chinese, French and Papiamento.
A project of special interest is the compilation of the catalogue raisonné of the reliefs of artist Jan Schoonhoven (1914-1994), in conjunction with the Jan Schoonhoven Foundation.
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Museum Prinsenhof, Delft
Daimler Art Collection, Stuttgart/Berlin
Stichting Jan Schoonhoven
Jan Henderikse Foundation
Lothar Wolleh Estate, Berlin
Memphis Film & Television, Utrecht
ZERO foundation, Düsseldorf
The Mayor Gallery, London
David Zwirner, New York