Katja Verheul (b.
1988 Hilversum (NL)) is a filmmaker, visual artist and researcher based in Amsterdam (NL). She graduated with a BFA in Audio-Visual Arts from Gerrit Rietveld Academie (NL) in 2012 and holds a MFA in Fine Arts from Goldsmiths University (UK) in 2016. Her research and film projects evolves around performative realities, post-war and power structures.

She has shown her work at Visions du Réel (CH), Kasseler Dokfest (DE), International Short Film Festival in Hamburg (DE), Dokufest (KS), New Wight Biennial (USA), MAXXI (IT), Yarat Contemporary Art Centre (AZ), Sharjah Art Foundation (UAE), LAZNIA Center for Contemporary Art (PL), ART Rotterdam (NL), Visio at 11th edition of lo schermo dell’arte (IT) and on Dutch television. She was a resident at the Jan van Eyck Academie (






September until November 2020
participating in Embedded Arts Practice in a Post-pandemic Future at UNIDEE (IT) 



September until January 2021 
participating in the new wilderness organised by 
FilmForward (NL) 

online presentation on the 20th of January at 15:00 (CET)

+ FilmForward


November 13th till 15th 2020
online screening Toni and Bleri at LeGuessWho? ON/OFF 2020 (NL)

+ LeGuessWho?


November 14th till 21st 2020
screening Maiden at Sharjah Film Platform (UAE)

+ Sharjah Art Foundation


December 12th and 13th 2020
screening Maiden at 14 IN OUT FESTIVAL 2020 Architecture / Moving Image (PL)

online presentation on the 12th of December at 13:00 (CET)
online talk on the 13th of December at 15:00 (CET) _ BLOCK III: The architecture as a memory storage.



Until 7th of March 2021

exhibiting Maiden at Current Situation, LAZNIA Center for Contemporary Art (PL)

+ LAZNIA Center for Contemporary Art


Improvised Objects (2021) now distributed by Lima 

+ Lima


Toni and Bleri online available at GuideDoc 

+ GuideDoc.tv

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