Bio

 

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Lieven Segers

°1975, Kasterlee, Belgium

Lives and works in Antwerp

 

EXHIBITIONS SOLO

2018  ‘Niets aan de hand, niets in de mouw en nog steeds niets tegen de muur’, Intersections, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, (NL)

2017  ‘Niets aan de hand, niets in de mouw, niets tegen de muur’, Base-alpha Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Er Is Altijd Wel Iets Anders Te Doen’, Van Goghhuis, Zundert, (NL) ‘When The Mona Lisa Was Stolen In 1911, People Queued For Hours To See The Vacant Wall’, Box, Cc Maasmechelen, (BE)

2015  ‘Le Petit Maitre Liègois Meets Bassie Lebon’, duo with Jacques Lizène, Sint-Lukasgalerie, Brussels, (BE) ‘The Joke Is On Me’, Base Alpha Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘120 Minutes’, with Frank Koolen, Art Brussels, Brussels, (BE)

2014  ‘Sharing Is Caring’, in differents bars, not so far away from where you were. ‘A Rectangle, A Triangle And A Circle Walk Into A Bar…’, Middelheimmuseum (Mika), Antwerp, (BE) ‘Sneeuwwitje En De Zeven Segers (Exercises In Loneliness)’, Base-Alpha Gallery, Antwerp, (BE)

2012  ‘Een Moment Onder De Brug (Het Moment Dat Het Punt Een Bol Werd), Brdg, Antwerp, (BE) ‘So Far, So Good’, With Walter Swennen and Amélie de Brouwer, André Volten Huis, Amsterdam, (NL) ‘Kapsaloniki’, with Walter Swennen and Amélie de Brouwer, Galerie Arti Capelli, ’s-Hertogenbosch, (NL) ‘5 Voor Kasterlee’, Public Space/Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, (BE)

2011  ‘iamleaving’, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘The Taxandria Collaborations, A Feast Of Friends’, Taxandria Museum/Warande, Turnhout, (BE)

2010  ‘Be Confused With An Utopia Of Crappy Souls Reaching Out For Fingerfood And Love Boat Trips’, (with Manor Grunewald), Wiels project space, Brussels, (BE) ‘Shaken Not Disturbed’, Secondroom, Antwerp, (BE)

2009  ‘From The Safran House’, with Bart Van Dijck, White Rabbit Gallery, Berlin, (DE) ‘We’ve Got A Date With The Night’, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp, (BE)

2008  ‘Various Colour Concentrated Visits’, 1646 Gallery, The Hague, (NL) ‘Diamant’, with Dries Otten, Gallery ’85, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Fortsettelse’, with Pol Matthé & Vaast Colson, Les Halles De Schaerbeeck, Brussels, (BE) ‘The Casa Lina Drawing Session’, Second Room, Brussels, (BE)

2007  ‘Blow-Ups And Other Things’, Base Alpha Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Fred In Zijn Eeuwige Storm’, Documentary About Fred Bervoets, Muhka-Media, Muhka (Welcome Home Expo), Antwerp, (BE) ‘Drawings From The Safran House’, with Bart Van Dijck, Gallery ’85, BASE-ALPHA GALLERY I Kattenberg 12 I B-2140 Antwerp I www.basealphagallery.com ‘A City Is Not A Road’, Bernaerts, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Still Some Cream On The Screan’, part of the expo by Vaast Colson, M HKA, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Ten Dans’, Cc Maasmechelen, (NL) ‘Imaginary Game Soundtrack’, different locations; Komplot Brussels, Cinnnamon gallery Rotterdam, (NL) TTTT Ghent, Dürst Britt & Mayhew Gallery The Hague, Medienwerkstatt Berlin and Brakke Grond Amsterdam.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 ‘Canned Laughter’, Verhalenhuis Belvédère, Rotterdam, (NL) ‘30 Jaar Witzli Poetzli’, Witzli Poetzli, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Facing You’, Kunsthuis, Geel, (BE) ‘Wrijving Van Gedachten’, Van Goghhuis, Zundert, (NL) ‘Before The Foodfight’, Tongeren, (BE) ‘Some Loopholes Ain't So Loopy’, Kortrijk, (BE) ‘Blickachsen 10’, Bad Homburg, ? Teardrops (In My Eyes), Base-Alpha Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘A Belgian Politician’, Marion De Caniere Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Donkerwit’, Factor44(Sic), Antwerp, (BE) ‘The Future = Beurssch50uwburg’, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, (BE)

2014 ‘Un Voyage Autour De Ma Chambre’, Het Bos, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Traffic’, Antwerp central station, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Password: Printmaking’, Foundation Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn, (EE) ‘Magma Expo’, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Art Print Fair’, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, (BE) ‘Nema Tog Podruma III, Factor44 (Sic), Antwerp, (BE)

2013 ‘Op De Vloer (Antwerpse Avant-Garde Ten Noorden Van Het Zuid)’, Ekeren, (BE) ‘De Beperking Van Het Getal Kinders’, Lokaal01, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Art Attack’, Oud-Pand Sodermans, Hasselt, (BE) ‘Happy Birthday Dear Academy’, MAS, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Toekomst Is Verleden Tijd’, Lange Zaal, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, (BE) ‘LXXV, A Tribute To Wout Vercammen’, Arte Ventuno Archives, Hasselt, (BE) ‘Kortrijk Vlaandert’, Broelkaai, Kortrijk, (BE) ‘An Inside View’, MAD Faculty, Hasselt, (BE) ‘Password: Printmaking’, Ciec Foundation Betanzos, Betanzos, (ES) ‘Password: Printmaking’, International Centre For Graphic Art, Krakow, (PL) ‘Password: Printmaking’, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, (BE) ‘Password: Printmaking’, International Centre Of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana, (SI) ‘Password: Printmaking’, Museum Of Modern And Contemporary Art, Rijeka, (HR) ‘Een Groep’, De Ziener, Asse, (BE) ‘Poppositions/Prestige – Echange’, Brassbuilding, Brussels, (BE) Final Show, Lokaal01, Breda, (NL)

2012 ‘The Grand Coincidence’, Souterrain, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Een Moment Onder De Brug’, Brdg, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Vinyl In Het Atelier/ Kunstenaarshoezen In België’, Mu.Zee, Ostend, (BE) ‘L’étoile’, St Luc Gallerie, Liège, (BE) ‘Groupshow’, Loods12, Waregem, (BE) ‘A Celebration Of Depression’, Faktor 44 (Sic), Antwerp, (BE) ‘Zwiesprache Künstler Sehen Künstler’, Workspace/Ruimte Voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Bookshowbookshop’, Bepart, Waregem, (BE) ‘A Perfect Day’, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, (NL)

2011 ‘Into The Light’, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘In The Company Of Humour’, Lokaal01, Breda, (NL) ‘Yesterday I Was So New York’, Kurt & Kelly Gallery, Brussels, (BE) ‘Beeldhouwkunst In Brasschaat’, Park Van Brasschaat, Brasschaat, (BE) ‘Contextual Impressions’, Le Paige, Herentals, (BE)

2010 ‘Rafa The Magician’, Netwerk, Aalst, (BE) Provinciale Prijs Beeldende Kunst (Laureat), Koningin Fabiolazaal, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Fatform’, Kraaienest, Amsterdam, (NL) ‘Pop Art’, Nicc, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Group Show’, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Kaoz Lily’, Private Space, Antwerp, (BE) ‘The Destroyed Room II’, Perron 58, Tilburg, (NL) ‘The Destroyed Room I’, The Forgotten Bar Gallery, Berlin ‘Changez’, Een Belgenshow, Museum 21rozendaal, Enschede, (NL)

2009 ‘7000 Cakehouse Posters’, CC Ter Dilft, Bornem, (BE) ‘Exhibition In A Matchbox’, Middelheimmuseum on location, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Isomopolis’, Établissement D’en Face, Brussels, (BE) ‘Pencil Towers, Stone Fish, Rising Suns, Ghosts, Auras And Other Deliciously Emerging Entities’, Rossi Contemporary Gallery, Brussels, (BE)

2008 ‘G58-G59 Mass-Akker’, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, (BE) ‘Victim Design’, Martin Van Blerk gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Honorons Honoré’, Cultuurcentrum Mechelen/De Garage, Mechelen, (BE) BASE-ALPHA GALLERY I Kattenberg 12 I B-2140 Antwerp I www.basealphagallery.com ‘Over The Hedge 2’, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, (BE) ‘Het Veld Heeft Ogen, Het Woud Heeft Oren’, Scheld’apen, Antwerp, (BE)

2007 ‘Over The Hedge/5 Artists Relocated’, Tianjin Museum, Tianjin, China, (CN) ‘The Moss Gathering Tumbleweed Experience’, The Breda Break, Lokaal01, Breda, (NL) ‘A Cakehouse Present: 12 Piedestals’, Scheld’apen, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Small Stuff Three (Meeting Bernd Lohaus)’, Herman Teirlinckhuis, Beersel, (BE) ‘Paulo Post Futurum, 25 Jaar Lokaal01’, Breda’s Museum, Breda, (NL) ‘Tumbleweed Spin Off’, with Pol Matthé & Vaast Colson, Kleckx Gallery, Milan, (IT) ‘The Moss Gathering Tumbleweed Experience’, Nicc, Antwerp, (BE)

2006 ‘Extra (Sic)’, Factor 44 at Extra City, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Clothing By’, ‘85 Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Narcist’, Kop, Breda, (NL)

2005 ‘Placenta 6’, Private Space, Antwerp, (BE)

2004 ‘Unique Sensationelle’, Factor 44, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Dialect01’, Wagenhalle, Stuttgart, (DE) ‘Arena’, Elzenveld, Antwerp, (BE) 2003 ‘The Echo Of A Duck’s Quack’, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Het Einde Van De Actie’, Frigo, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Bread & Circus’, Lokaal 01, Breda, (NL) ‘Zomervrienden’, Kulak, Kortrijk, (BE)

2002 ‘Spring 2002’, Koningin Fabiolazaal, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Overgangslocaties’, Sint-Lukas Galerij, Brussels, (BE) 2001 ‘Bugatti – Verlat’, Zoo, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Peeping’, Private Space, Dordrecht, (NL) ‘Full Color’, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Bornem, (BE)

 

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2016 ‘11 Kunstenaars Tegen De Muur’, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Het Zwarte Gat’, curated with Cakehouse, CC252 Hof De Bist, Ekeren, (BE)

2015 ‘Pom’ Po Pon Po Pon Pon Pom Pon’, Middelheimmuseum, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Blickachsen 10’, Bad Homburg, (DE) ‘A Belgian Politician’, curated with Tom Liekens, Marionne de Canière Gallery, Antwerp, (BE) ‘120 Minutes’, curated with Frank Koolen, Art Brussels, Brussels, (BE) ‘Un Voyage Autour De Ma Chambre’, curated with Cakehouse, Het Bos, Antwerp, (BE)

2012 ‘Het Oog Van De Meester Maakt Het Paard Vet’, curated with Cakehouse, Middelheimmuseum, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Cakehouse invites Narelle Dore (for some mysterious activity and some alchemical chaos in a personalretreat)’, (Cakehouse) Smash, Antwerp, (BE)

2011 ‘The Company Of Humour’, Lokaal01, Breda, (NL) ‘Yummy, Yummy, Yummy, I Got Love In My Tummy’, (Cakehouse), Scheld’apen, Antwerp, (BE) ‘Linkse Hobby’s’, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, The Hague, (NL) ‘You Can’t Have Your Cake And Eat It’, curated with Cakehouse, Scheld’apen, Antwerp, (BE)

2009 ‘7000 Cakehouse Posters’, curated with Cakehouse ,CC Ter Dilft, Bornem, (BE) ‘The Tragic And The Funny Meet Again’, curated with Cakehouse, Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, (NL) ‘Oh My God, Nobody Knows How Fabulous I Am In A Group Expo’, (with Michèle Matyn) Royal Academy of Fine Arts, The Hague, (NL) ‘Piece Of Cake, Expo As An Artist Edition’, Scheld’apen, Antwerp, (BE)

2008 ‘A Meeting Of The Tragic And The Funny’, Hessenhuis, Antwerp, (BE)

2006 ‘5 Artistic Interventions’, Homey, Antwerp, (BE)

2004 ‘The Echo Of A Duck’s Quack’, Antwerp, (BE)

 

EDUCATION

2008 – 2015 PhD in Arts, Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp & University of Antwerp, Belgium.

2000 – 2001 Fine Arts, Post-graduate, Post St.Joost, Breda, Netherlands.

1996 – 2000 Master in fine arts, Photography, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium.

 

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