Studied at Academy for Visual Art, Rotterdam, (1981-1986); Study Word & Image (Vergelijkende Kunstwetenschappen), Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (1992-1996). Liesbeth Bik works collectively since 1995 with Jos van der Pol as Bik Van der Pol.
Recent shows and projects include: Biennale of Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil (2013); You talking to me? 98Weeks (Beirut, Lebanon); Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Sudbury (Ca), Musagetes (2012); Living As Form, Creative Time, New York; Accumulate, Collect, Show, Frieze Projects, Frieze Art Fair, London; (2011); Are you really sure a floor can’t also be a ceiling?, ENEL Award 2010, MACRO museum, Rome (2010); It isn’t what it used to be and will never be again, CCA Glasgow; Xth Lyon Bienniale, Lyon (2009); Plug In 28, Pay Attention, Act 1, 2, 3, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven (2008); Xth Istanbul Biennale; Fly Me To The Moon, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (2007); Secession, Vienna (2005). Publications feature extensively in Bik van der Pol’s work, including As Above, So Below (2011); It isn’t what it used to be and will never be again (2009); Public Arena (2009). See http://www.bikvanderpol.net/