1963 - 1964 : 'akademie 63', artists: Kater, Ten Holt, Lataster, Couzijn (all wellknown Dutch artists) Haarlem, Netherlands
1964 - 1968 : 1st degree drawing-teachers training at Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1968 - 1969 : sculpture-training at Rietveld Academy, sculptors: Rietbroek and Wong, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1973 : School for Transcendental Meditation (Maharishi) Amsterdam, Netherlands
1974 : School of Tai-Chi, Patrick Watson, Cheng, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1975 - now : Training and study On "Chakra Psychology", Sri Centre, New York, U.S.A.and Amsterdam, Netherlands by Shyam Bhatnagar from India
1975 - 1978 : Drama Course by I.D.V. Teacher and Performer: Pamela Koevoets and Bear Capron from U.S.A., Amsterdam, Netherlands
1987 : Lesley College Cambridge.Cultural exchangestudies and teaching at Centre for Education in Art Therapy, Boston, U.S.A.
1996 : Course in Avatar, (Harry Palmer
from U.S.A.) a course about belief-systems, reality and conciousness
By choice of
the United Nations - WHO Michiel was
asked to present his workbook
The Timeless Hour to 450
participants of the European Conference
of Health & Education to be held in
Nexus-EQ World Conference of
Emotional Intelligence to be held in Netherlands. Tools and wisdom for
a 'Sustainable World'.
As author of the workbook The Timeless Hour Michiel has been invited to present his vision and method in sessions of
'Learning by doing through Communication' of Expressive Art by movement and intuition. Aim is to let grow emotional & social Intelligence for children as well as adults in being/acting in the world.
§ Practice in teaching: Primary schools / High school / several Institutes for Art and Creative Therapy in the Netherlands as well in U.S.A, France, Finland, Australia.
§ Art exhibitions and artwork collections in f.i. Municipal Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Canada, U.S.A, Denmark, Finland, Germany, France, Iceland, Philippines.
§ Founder of the Institute Atelier 'Workplace Molenpad' in Amsterdam (1975) 4 years certificated education in Art- expressive work by movement and intuition.
§ Magazine Reviews: The Netherlands 7 / Finland 5.
§ Kunst & Therapy / essay Published in Germany / the Netherlands (Pheadon Publisher).
Original Dutch title: - 't Tijdloze Uur -
A Workbook including an Introduction and Instruction video
Author: Michiel Czn. Dhont / Amsterdam, 1940. Married and father of three children.
Tutor (1ste degree) / visual artist / musician
Publisher: LAMBO / the Netherlands / 2000
e-mail: michiel -AT- dhont.nl
( + 31 523 638 678 or see website