Artist and researcher, based in Brussels.

 

Exhibitions

2019    Aurora ETERNA, Officina della Scrittura (Museum of writing and sign of man), Turin (IT), curator: Cécile Angelini, May 31 – January 31, 2020
            So to Speak, solo exhibition, Hôtel Henri Van de Velde, Brussels, May 8-10
            White art walk, Genval (BE), April, May

2018    Ekphrasis, l'art de Roger Pierre Turine, Penthouse Art Residency, NH Hotel Bloom, curator: Cécile Angelini, Brussels, December
            De fils ou de fibres, Centre d'art contemporain CAC, Meymac (FR), July 8 – October 10
            Envers, La Part du Feu, solo, curator: Maëlle Delaplanche, Brussels, 7-30 September
            Mémoires et Archives, Musée L, Louvain-la-Neuve (BE), 18 September
            Ephémère, VANPé Forest, Brussels, June 21-24

2017    36 nuances de vert, La Projectroom, Abbaye de La Cambre, Brussels, June
            Friche:le hangar de la Senne, Le hangar de la Senne, Brussels, April 14 – 23
            Hannah De Corte - Céline Prestavoine, Stephanie Jaax gallery, Brussels, November 27, 2016 – January  27, 2017

2016    Opid hus, abandoned house, Skagaströnd (Iceland), June
            Abondance, Le Kabinet, Brussels, May 7 – 27
            AIRE. Espaces intermédiaires, Vanderborght building, Brussels, March

2015    D.ART, Artenova, Mechelen, kunstroute, July 1 – 5
            Hanging time in the summer out, Super Deals gallery, Brussels, June 20 – 25
            Hortus Art contest, Maison des Arts ULB, Brussels, April 30  – May 3
            Friche, LaVallée, Brussels, April 25 – May 10
            I am chromosome why, solo exhibition, Gallery 11B, Brussels, January 22 – February 1
            The Cloud of Unknowing: on research, love and mysticism, curator: Pieter Vermeulen, Hotel Van de Velde, Brussels, January 15 – 30          
2014    Friche vostfr: organised and curated by the group “Friche”, Dieweg, Brussels, June 26 – 28
            Quatre saisons et demie, solo exhibition, Museum of Costume and Lace, Brussels, May 27 – August 24       
            Autrement dit, Trade Mart / ADAM Museum, Brussels, June 25 – 27
            Le grand Bain, collective editorial project, Brussels, June
            Friche, open house in Anderlecht, Brussels, April 25 – 27
            Où suis-je? Autoportraits, autofictions, Abbaye de La Cambre, Brussels, March 15 – 16
            La reverie collective, La galerie/Expédition nocturne, Brussels, January 18
2013    Home country is a strawberry, Gallery space Taideinstituutti, Lahti, Finland, December 2 – 17
            Teosvälitys art fair, Institute of Fine Arts, Lahti, Finland, November 16 – 23
            Une journée porte ouverteAbbaye de La Cambre, Brussels, March 8 – 9
            Play Date, solo exhibition, private space, Brussels, January 26
            Salon(s) de lecture(s): group exhibition, Hotel Van de Velde, Brussels, January 7 – 12

Fellowship

2014 – 2018: Research Fellow FRS-FNRS (Belgian Fund for Scientific Research) in Art and Sciences

Funding for a doctorate in studio art: 

                "Uses of unprimed canvas. Looking at the the absorptive qualities of the painting support and its material nature"      

Université Libre de Bruxelles and ENSAV La Cambre. Supervisors: Prof. Thierry Lenain and Denis De Rudder

                    *Research stay as a Visiting Scholar at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University (US), September 2017 - June 2018

                     Supervisor: Prof. Kent Minturn

 

Conferences and workshops

2019       *Wovenness of painter’s canvas (upcoming)

Visual Arts and Science Conference VASC2019, Leuven (BE), Session: “Material Matters,” August

*Uses of unprimed canvas. Thesis presentation            

                Hotel Henri Van de Velde, Brussels (BE), May 9

2018       *Against the Grain. Emergence of the fabric of the canvas at the surface of modern painting               

                Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (NL), Symposium “The Skin of Things”, November 26-28      

                *Résidu d'un événement? Les effets d'absorption et la toile non préparée dans la peinture                     

                Musée L, Louvain-la-Neuve (BE), Symposium "Journée d'études de l'école doctorale en Art et sciences de l'art", September 18

               *Painting as absorption.                               

                Institute of Fine Arts, New York University (US), "Works in progress" series, May 3

                *Raw canvas and selective priming.                               

                Show & Tell, New York (US), vol. VIII "Color at the Surface", May 11

2017        * The visibility of textile as a painting support. Cloth at the forefront of the painted picture in the second half of the 20th century.                                             

                Loughborough University (UK), Association of Art Historians, Annual Conference, “Session 35: Textile, Art & Design: Reciprocity and Development”, April 8

                * Le “minimalisme mystique” de Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Prolongement et détournement des stratégies de l’art minimal et conceptuel.

                Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Colloquium “Autour de l’art conceptuel”, May 6

2016        * Workshop: L’art dans l’espace public et les pratiques collectives, for the drawing department, with Muesli collective.

                La Cambre ENSAV, Bruxelles, November-December

                * Textile and the body. Artist’s talks.

                NES, Skagaströnd (Iceland), April 6, May 7, June 7

2015        * Au-delà du châssis et de la préparation. Possibilités de la toile non tendue.

                Maison des Arts, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Colloque “Journée des doctorants”, June 5

                * Savoir-faire-penser. La pratique artistique comme terrain de recherche.

                Institut national d’histoire de l’art (INHA), Paris, pour la revue Marges. Colloquium “L’artiste comme théoricien”, February 14

 

Residencies

2017 Friche, Le hangar de la Senne, Brussels, April

2016 NES residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland, April 1 - June 30

         AIRE. Espaces intermédiaires, bâtiment Vanderborght, Bruxelles, March 4-31

2015 Friche, LaVallée, Brussels, April 11-24

 

Academic path

2014 – 2019 Doctorate in studio art, supported by the FRS-FNRS: “Uses of unprimed canvas,” defense in May 2019

2009 – 2014 ENSAV La Cambre. Bachelor and Master’s degree: Visual arts

2006 – 2011 ULB University of Brussels. Bachelor and Master’s degree:  History of art

Collective

Member of Muesli artist collective

- SYNC! Group show, ISELP contemporary art center, Brussels, March 10 - June 15, 2017

- 48 Hours. Group show, Brick Cube, London, April 2017 

- Seeking company for the marshal. Group show, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki (Finland), January 27 - March 29, 2016

- Finalists Kiasma Art Competition, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki (Finland), 2015

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