Biography

°1990
Works and lives in Ghent, Belgium
Artist
+32 498 20 07 50


Education

2013 – 2014             Postgraduate training: Exhibition and conservation of contemporary art – KASK School of Arts, Ghent
2012 – 2013             Specific Teacher Training – LUCA School of Arts, Ghent
2011 – 2012             Master Visual Arts – LUCA School of Arts, Ghent




Selected exhibitions / projects


2017                             December 16 – January 14, 2018 / My work was selected for the ‘Ronse Drawing Prize 2017’ by the jury Mark Manders, Pjeroo Roobjee, Philippe Van Cauteren, Rinus Van de Velde and Hannelore Van Dijck. Two drawings are shown in the exhibition in CC De Ververij, Wolvestraat 37 at Ronse together with the work of thirty-three other artists.
September 10 / For the expo ‘Nova Et Vetera’ I made the work Stairtower. This took place during Open Monuments Day at the former seminar LeoXIII in    Leuven.
June 4 – 25 / In the course of the summerseason at DOK (a temporary zone for recreation and creative manoeuvres’ at the old docks in Ghent), BLANCO is providing three windows as a canvas for a different artist every month. During the month of June I showed 3 drawings with the title 'The Blue Hour'.
                                    March 11 / ‘In Order Of Appearance’ / curated by Zwart Wild at ‘de Koer’, Meibloemstraat 86 Ghent / with FASE, Dennis Tyfus, Benoît Felix, Anne Marie Sampaio & Achiel Buyse, Annabel Lange, Heleen Van Haegenborgh & Frederik Leroux, Helena Dietrich, Peter Morrens, Köhn, The Singing Painters, Frank&Robbert Robbert&Frank, Other Robots, Dj IJf
March 5 – 6 / scenography (light projection) of my work The Blue Hour during the concert of singer / songwriter Lieven Tavernier at Minard, Ghent
2016                             December 15 / ‘Kabinet#5’, Snoekstraat 115, Ghent / exhibition with work of Guy Slabbinck, Renée Pevernagie, Pieter Bauters, Natasja Mabesoone
July 31 / ‘Kill your Darlings’ / SecondRoom, DOK Ghent / exhibition with work of Lore Smolders, Bart Spitaels, Tim Bruggeman, Dominiek Colpaert, Pieter Rosseel, Renée Pevernagie
April 15 – 24 / ‘Dit is ons Domein’ / exhibition about Zwart Wild curated by Zwart Wild at MAP-space – KASK School of Arts, Ghent
April 30 / ‘Volta – Nacht Van De Toekomst’, Vooruit, Ghent / Inauguration Speech and concerts organized by Zwart Wild with Lobke Leirens, Pieter   Coenaerts, Bart Maris, Wim Segers
March 19 – 20 / ‘The Act of Staring at the Sun’ / curated by Zwart Wild at Nucleo project space, Lindenlei 38 Ghent / Saddie Choua, Vesna Faassen & Lukas Verdijk, Emmanuel Van der Auwera, Mark Pozlep, Jelena Vanoverbeek, Margarita Maximova, Maarten De Vrieze, Mathias Prenen, Kobe Wens
2015                             November 21 / ‘Van Horen Zeggen’ / exhibition & performances organized by Zwart Wild & In de Ruimte, Fransevaart 28 Ghent / Joris De Rycke, Felix D’Huys, Naninga Lens, Klaas Rommelaere, Renée Pevernagie, Bart Spitaels, Sibran Sampers, Sacha Eckes, Guus van der Velden, Chiara Lammens, Marianne Nagel, Gerard Herman
                                    April 25 / ‘Zwart Wild Open Studios’ & book presentation of ‘ZW/W PAS’         (risoprinted book by Topocopy) / Zwart Wild, Vlasgaardstraat 52 Ghent
April 3 – 12 / ‘Now, go back into the dark woods’ / curated by Lore Smolders, Renée Pevernagie & Tim Bruggeman at the project space of Zwart Wild, Vlasgaardstraat 52 Ghent / Lulu Cuyvers, Floris Vanhoof, Benjamin Verhoeven, Melissa Annie B., Renée Pevernagie, Tim Bruggeman, Lore Smolders, Lander Gyselinck
2014                             December 4 – 7 / ‘I Can Live in a Living Room’ / curated by Renée Pevernagie, Tim Bruggeman, Lore Smolders & Dominiek Colpaert / Zwart Wild, Vlasgaardstraat 52 Ghent / Dominiek Colpaert, Louis Vanhaverbeke, Johanna Weissenrieder, Koba De Meuter, …
September 26 – 29 / ‘Inventory of the Premises’ / curated by Lore Smolders Renée Pevernagie & Tim Bruggeman / Zwart Wild, Meibloemstraat 14, Ghent / this project was part of ‘Now. You are here’, an exhibition project of 7 different Off-Spaces in Ghent / Buren, Simon Allemeersch, Jura Shust, Neel De Bruycker, Sander Van Raemdonck, Flurin Bisig, Bart Lodewijks, …
‘Collective Gardens’ / curated by TEBEAC at 2 locations: Komplot, Brussel June 20 – 28 & KASK, Ghent June 25 – 29 / Margherita Raso, Celine Drouin Laroche, Sven Dehens, Thomas Grodal, Amine El Gotaibi, KubistaBolve, Freddy K, Astrid Bossuyt, …
March 12 / ‘INT/EXT’ / exhibition during TIG#2 (Tumult in Gent) / Zwart Wild, Meibloemstraat 14, Ghent / Lore Smolders, Pieter Rosseel, Renée Pevernagie, Maarten Desaeger, Sofie Vanderlinden, Olivier Goethals, …
2013                             Nov 29 – Dec 1 / ‘YOU ARE NOT WHAT YOU SEEM’ / curated by Lore      Smolders, Tim Bruggeman, Renée Pevernagie / Zwart Wild, Meibloemstraat 14 Ghent / Birde Vanheerswynghels, Olivia Rochette & Gerard-Jan Claes, Joachim Coucke, Lore Smolders, Renée Pevernagie, Tim Bruggeman, Frank&Robbert Robbert&Frank, Mathias Casaer, Karen Vermeren, …
2012                             ‘LOOK AT WE’ / In De Frigo (off-space, now ‘In de Ruimte’), Ghent
‘TANK #09’ / Het Entrepot, Bruges
‘New Masters’ / Graduation show at LUCA School of Arts, Ghent
‘CHARLES & ME’ / Museum M, Leuven
Art Fair & Exhibition / Edinburgh College of Art (UK)
‘TO THE POINT’ / Masterclass group show / HUSET, Ghent
                                   ‘TANK #07’ / Het Entrepot, Bruges
2011                            ‘Het On(ver)draaglijke’ / curated by Wim Lambrecht / Leuven