BIO

° 1980, Maaseik (BE)

Upcoming
21 sept – 25 nov 2018  Azimuth / with FRAME / CCHA, Hasselt (B)

Group Exhibitions
2018  Haddig / Lange Gang / PXL-MAD, Hasselt (B)
2017  Spot.Exhibition / Ton Duc Thang University  / Ho Chi Minh City (VNM)
2017  De Formidabelen / BLACK / C-MINE / Genk (B) / with Remco Roes / assigned by René Geladé
2016-17  SUR FACE / Projectruimte Koning Albertstraat 7 / Diest (B) / with Tom Lambeens and Remco Roes / curated by Carla Swerts and Gijs Coenen
2016-17 MAD POWER / de Warande  / Turnhout (B) / curated by Peter de Cupere and Annelies Nagels
2016  VSAC Art Exhibition / Visual Science of Art Conference / with Patrick Ceyssens / CosmoCaixa / Barcelona (ESP)
2016  Artenova / D.ART / Mechelen (B) / curated by Evelyn Simons
2016  VONK expo / Z33 / Hasselt (B) / curated by Stijn Maes
2016  Field Notes and Dirty Drawings (by Frame) / Z33 / Hasselt (B) / curated by FRAME
2015  FRIS XI / JAN COLLE GALERIJ / Gent (B) / curated by Jan Colle
2015  Archipelago. A Region as an Art Space / PROVINCIEHUIS / Maastricht (NL) / curated by Space Collection
2015  Young Talent Expo / Affordable Art Fair / TAPIJN KAZERNE / Maastricht (NL) / curated by The Artist and The Others
2015  Art Brug Auf Euregio / SPACE / Liège (B) / curated by Space Collection
2015  Image Talks #2 / DOMMELHOF / Neerpelt (B) / curated by FRAME
14-15  Marres Currents #2: Rumour Has It / MARRES, Centre for Contemporary Culture / Maastricht (NL) / curated by Hélène Webers and Mels Evers
2014  EXIT 14 / MIJNGEBOUW THOR PARK / Waterschei-Genk  (B) / curated by Ulrike Lindmayr
2014  Re: Inspiration / KUNSTENCENTRUM BELGIË / Hasselt (B)
2014  Levels of Abstraction / GYM / Hasselt (B)
2013  Dumontexpo / ATELIERS DUMONTLAAN / Genk (B)
2013  Verstoring / STATIONSOMGEVING / Hasselt (B)
2012  Utopia / GYM / Hasselt (B)
2012  Permanent Change of Truth / NUCHELEN / Maaseik B) / TEXT F. Haerden

Solo Exhibitions
2016  SITE KASTEEL SIPERNAU / Interlimburgse Kunstfietsdagen / Elen (B)
2015   IG 204-C / Het Kabinet, CIAP / Hasselt (B)
2015   PS PPS / KUNSTENCENTRUM BELGIË / Hasselt (B)
2010  Tête-à-tête / BIZA’RT / Leuven (B)
2010  Tête-à-tête / GUERRILLA OFFICE / Leuven (B)
2008  Y-expo / TSCHAAP / Hasselt (B)

Awards & Residencies
2017  April-July / Research residency / Faculty of Industrial Fine Arts / Ton Duc Thang University / Ho Chi Minh City (VNM)
2017  Nominee – Strabag Artaward International / Vienna (AUT)
2015  Residency at FLACC – Workplace for Visual Artists / Genk (B) – with the support of STROOM – Provincie Limburg 
2014  Wanatoeprijs
2014  Wanatoe Publieksprijs
2013  WARP International Artist Village resident

Other
2017  Lecture at the International Conference on The Image / Venice International University / Venice (ITA)
2017  Seeing without knowing in the 2.5-dimensional: Lecture at VSAC (Visual Science of Art Conference) / Humboldt University / Berlin (DEU)
2016  Hopping in Time/Space/Place: Lecture (collaboration with Patrick Ceyssens) / Art and Design Academy / Liverpool (GBR)

Work
2015-…           PhD-researcher / FRAME / PXL-MAD School of Arts & UHasselt / Hasselt
2010-2014       Teacher / Painting, Interior Art and General Visual Arts/ Gemeentelijke Kunstacademie / Maasmechelen
2007-2010       Teacher / Physics and Mathematics / Stedelijke Humaniora / Dilsen
2005-2006       Architect / Quirynen-Jacobs Architects / C-mine / Genk
2004-2005       Architect / Ilse Verbeek Office / Maasmechelen
2003-2004       Architect / BOB361 Architects / Brussel

Education
2011-2014        Master in Visual Arts – Painting / PXL-MAD School of Arts (Media, Arts & Design) / Hasselt
2010-2011        HG3 Painting / SASK Fine Arts Academy / Hasselt
1997-2002        Master in Engineering: Architecture / University of Leuven / Leuven