ART and LIVES

Born 17 January 1954, Sint-Huibrechts-Lille (Neerpelt -Belgium)
Explanation
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English
Dutch
French
Fine Art
Education
• Fine Arts, Overpelt, Belgium
• Printing and Fine Art Painting, Hasselt, Belgium
Education • Hayter-technique, under the leadership of Rik Hoydoncks,
   Lommel, Belgium
• Printing under the Gilbert Herreyns' tuition,
   Taller Blau - Formenterra - Spain
• Model-drawing : Eric Van Straelen, Ordingen - Sint-Truiden, Belgium
• PERSPECTIVE IN PERSPECTIVE under the leadership of
   Oswald Kuyken, university V.U.B. - Brussels, Belgium
• COLOR AND COMPUTER ('93) : Higher Instituut
   for Graphic Arts, Eindhoven (The Netherlands)
• APPLICATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS MANAGEMENT
   ('97 - '98) : Aron Opleidingscentrum, Hasselt, Belgium
Member of art-collective SLIb vzw, http://www.slib-art.be
 
Curatorship 2013 • 'KERNACHTIG', Alternate Current II, Gelatine Fabriek,
   Hasselt (Belgium)
2011 • 'ALTERNATE CURRENT', Gelatine Fabriek, Hasselt (Belgium)
2010 • 'MOVE! THE MIDDLEMOST CITY╝, medeorganisator en curator
   - MAMAC, Luik (Belgium)
   - Atelierhaus Aachen (Germany)
   - Rijdam, Nazareth/Maastricht (the Netherlands)
2009 • 'SISYPHOS/ENDET NIE!', Artproject in the Bleiberger,
   Aachen (Germany)
2003 • 'SEnDIMENT', artproject from 'artcollective SLIb vzw
   in the valley of the 'Zwarte Beek', Lummen (Belgium)
1999
• 'MENS GEESTELIJK APPEL', Palethe, Overpelt (Belgium)
 
Solo exhibition
from 2000 till now
2011

• 'Tourner/Contourner', Gallerie of Wégimont, Soumagne, (Belgium)

2004 • 'SHOW-CASE' in the provincial library of Hasselt (Belgium)
2003 • Draft and curatorschip 'SENDIMENT', in the Valley of
  'the Zwarte Beek', Lummen (Belgium)
2001 • restaurant "Overeinde" As, (Belgium)
2000 • MENS' GEESTELIJK(E) APPEL', Doppahuis Hasselt, (Belgium)
   See also : www.jaakgeerits.be/old/5mens/mens.htm
Group exhibition
from 2000 till now
2014 • 'Koppen' (Now), Hasselt (Belgium),
   organisation Frieda Bollen
• 'Nu' (Now),Maastricht (the Netherlands),
   ART2Connect
• 'Foetelen', Valley of the Warmbeek, Achel (Belgium),
   organisation Galandart Hamon-Achel
   Biodiversiteit', June, July, August and October, 2014
   Domain of Nieuwenhoben, Sint-Truiden (Belgium),
    organisation Kunstgroen Sint-Truiden
• Exhibition in own workshop for Kunstenaarscollectief SLIB,
   Hasselt (Belgium)
• 'CuriosiTIES', Modemuseum Hasselt (Belgium)
   Organisation Het Labo en Modemuseum Hasselt
• 'Tomorrow', Le salon des utopies durables
   Libramont (Belgium)
2013 • 'Kernachtig', Alternate CurrentII, Supervision Jaak Geerits,
• 'Genius Loci 2', Gelatine Fabriek Hasselt, (Belgium)

• 'Art and the open Space', lecture in Eupen (Belgium)
• Project Din A4, Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory (Nepal)
• 'Genius Loci 1', KunstTour 2012
   Theater Maastricht (the Netherlands)
• 'DINA4, el otro lado', POdium DAK, Geldrop (The Netherlands)
2011

• 'Der Forschritt', Neue Positionen, Intro in situ,
   Maastricht (The Netherlands)
• Exhibition Din A4 in Panta Rhei, Madrid (Spain)
'Alternate Current', Supervision Jaak Geerits,
   Gelatine Factory, Hasselt (Belgium)
• Exhibition of drawings of DIN A4 in Escuela Nacinal
   de Bellas Artes PerÖ, Centro Cultural, Lima, (Peru)
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Exhibition of drawings of DIN A4, In Noche Blanco,
   Galeria Espacio Tres C/ Alemania 3, Malaga, (Spain)
'Mijn mond spreekt nog steeds de taal van mijn moeder'
   (My mouth still speaks the language of my mother)
   KunstTour 2011, Eifel Maastricht (the Netherlands)
• 'Mijn mond spreekt nog steeds de taal van mijn moeder'
   (My mouth still speaks the language of my mother)
   KunstTour 2011, Theater Maastricht (the Netherlands)
• 'Feu et Terre'
, Liernu, Eghezee (Belgium)

2010 • Exhibition of drawings of DIN A4, in Santa Rosa,
   La Pampa (Argentina)
KunstTour Aachen, Aula Carolina, Aachen (Germany)
• 'Sisyphos/Endet Nie!', Artproject in the Bleiberger
   with Karel Reckers and Georges Blom, Aachen
(Germany)
• Exhibition of Din A4 during the conference El Ser Creativo,
   Palacio de ferias, Malaga (Spain)
'Move the Middlemost City' artproject about mobilty and development,
   artproject from Nonexistinggroup and art-collective SLIb vzw in
   MAMAC of Liège (Belgium), Atelierhaus Aachen (Germany), and the
   home-factory'Rijdam' in Nazareth at Maastricht(The Netherlands)

• 'Zonder Titel' KunstTour Maastricht (the Netherlands)

• 'Really Not Real', artproject from Nonexistinggroup in the
   home-factory 'Rijdam' in Nazareth at Maastricht (the Netherlands)

'Natura(ns)' Bloesemimpressies, Borgloon (Belgium)
2009 'DINA4', 'Sala Exposiciones Ayuntamiento' (Town Hall)
   Mijas Malaga (Spain
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• 'Archivos Abiertos', Trayectoria Proyecto Din A4, Malaga (Spain)
• DINA4, in Kulturmodell Bräugasse 9, Passau, (Germany).

• 'Hate&Love' artproject from art-collective SLIb vzw and
   Nonexistinggroup under the curatorship of Irene Judong.
   'Gallery Churchill' and 'Gallery l'Art le Parc' in Liège, (Belgium)
• 'Best Before End...', KunstTour 2009 'Best Before'
   artproject from Nonexistinggroup in the factory Rijdam
   of Nazareth in Maastricht (The Netherlands)
• 'Te Gek', artproject from art-collective SLIb vzwin co-operation
   with Nonexistinggroup 'CC Muze' Heusden-Zolder (Belgium)
• 'Passage'Biennal of Contemporary art, Wanze (Belgium)
2008 • 'Express Europa', artproject from Nonexistinggroup with
   the 'Miljoenenlijn' at Simpelveld, a tourist-train
   in the south of The Netherlands, with the support
   of 'Euregionales Bürgerschafftlichen Engagements',
   (The Netherlands, Belgium and Germany)
• 'Experiment Europe',artproject from Nonexistinggroup
   with  the Bleiberger fabrik, Aachen (Germany)    
• 'DIN A4', Midac (International Dynamic Contempary Art Museum),
   Belforte del Chiente, Macerata, Italy, Curator Alfonse Caputo,
   organized with L5 Roermond (The Netherlands)
• 'DIN A4''Sala Exposiciones Ayuntamiento' (Town Hall) Mijas
   Malaga, (Spain), 'DIN-A4', L5-Roermond
• Regionaal Historisch Centrum Limburg, organized by
   Gallery Henn (Henn-art), Maastricht (The Netherlands)
• 'L5 DIN A4 Total' History of Roermond art foundation,
   L5/ Presentation project DIN A4,
   City Museum of Roermond (The Netherlands)
• Wittevrouwensafarie, 'Kunsttour2008' Workproject in 5 locations
   of the 'Bouwvereniging Servatius' with the 'Nonexistinggroup',
   Maastricht (The Netherlands)
• 'Image', exhibition in Unizo, results from the cursists of
   the workshop at Syntra), Hasselt (Belgium)
• 'Toutes les pierres ne deviennent pas chaux',
   Exhibition with 18 artist in the city hall of Andenne (Belgium)
• 'Hate&Love' artproject in 2007-08 from art-collective SLIb vzw
   under the curatorship of Irene Judong,
    L5, Roermond (The Netherlands)
• 'Identity', further developments in Maastricht with Noëlla
   Callemeyn, 't Brandweer, Maastricht (The Netherlands)
2007 • 'Aardhaling' (Getting Earth), CC Dommelhof, Neerpelt (Belgium)
• Workshop, Syntra Hasselt (Belgium)
• 'Suivre son Etoile', Andenne (Belgium), under the curatorship
   of Jean Spiroux-Mathieu with the city of Andenne
• Website 'Hate&Love', artproject in 2007-08 from
   art-collective SLIb vzw under the curatorship of Irene Judong,
• World-happening, Bokrijk (Belgium)
• Publication DINA4 works of art of L5 Roermond (The Netherlands)
• Workshop on the world-square of Bokrijk (Belgium)
• 'De Beer is Los', artproject 'De Kunsttour',
   Maastricht (The Netherlands)
2006 • 'VU ET CORRIGE', 'Musée du Pays Ourthe-Amblève╝,
   Comblain au Point (Belgium)
• 'ONDERDAK', Artikel 27, Mijngebouwen Heusden-Zolder (Belgium)
• 'Workshop', Overpelt (Belgium)
• 'EXPERIMENT EUROPE' artproject
   - Maastricht (The Netherlands)
   - Theux (Belgium)
   - Heusden-Zolder (Belgium)
• Exhibition in own workshop for Kunstenaarscollectief SLIB,
   Hasselt (Belgium)
• 'De Meander' artproject from art-collective SLIb vzw,
   with mental disabled, Dilsen-Stokkem (Belgium)
• 'Participation and Transfers', Din A4, Heinsberg (Germany)
   organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Participation and Presentation', Din A4 International de Dibujo,
   La Flêche (France) organized by L5-Roermond
• Exhibition Din A4, Havana (Cuba) organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Kijk achter wat je ziet, Kijk achter wat je voelt', Artikel 27,
   Vormingplus Limburg, Hasselt (Belgium)
• 'DIN A4', Gabinete de Hyde, Malaga (Spain)
   organized by L5-Roermond
2005 • 'DE CENTRALE' Groupsexhibition by ARTIKEL 27,
   Building of the coalmine Heusen-Zolder (Belgium),
'TRANSCENDENTAL TOURIST'project of artcollective SLIb
   'Het Speelhof" Kuringen, Belgium
• 'INTUÏTU PERSONAE' exhibition with artcollective SLIb
   in the Kapellechurch in the centre of Brussels
• 'TIME', organized by Villa Basta, Kasteel Ten Dool, Helchteren
• 'DIN A4', El Museo de la Ciudad, Léon Guanajuato,
   (Mexico),    organized by L5-Roermond
• 'DIN A4', L╚on Guanajuato (Mexico)
   organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Museo Cortijo Miraflores', Marbella, (Spain)
   'DIN-A4',    organized by L5-Roermond
• 'DIN A4',  Burg Erkelenz (Germany) organized by L5-Roermond
• 'DIN A4', Schloss Burgau, Düren (Germany),
  organizaton by L5-Roermond
2004 • 'DE GEHAVENDE MAN' (The Battered Man) Exhibition
   in "Het Volkstehuis", Hasselt (Belgium) with the
   group SLIB and the invited artist Yves Velter.
   Lectures about "Het schizofrene in het westerse denken"
   (The schizofrenic in western thinking)
• 'Project Lofting' Marbella (Spain) 'DIN-A4',
   organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Tuzla', (Bosni╬éHerzegovina) DIN-A4, organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Likovna Gallerija', Grada Zenice Zenica,
   (Bosni╬- Herzegovina), 'DIN-A4', organized by L5-Roermond
• 'Sala Exposiciones Ayuntamiento' (Town Hall) Mijas
   Malaga, (Spain), 'DIN-A4', L5-Roermond
• 'Lokal Gallery ul', Dietla 29 Krakow, (Poland)
    'DIN-A4', organized by L5-Roermond
• "GOD VERGETEN " (God forgotten)" Exhibition
   in artcentre "België", Hasselt, (Belgium)
• Haus Hansen, Elmpt, Germany, DIN-A4,
   organized by L5-Roermond
• 'IMAGIC BRUXELLA', "DUIVELSHOEK" Exhibition in the centre
   of Brussels (Belgium)
• Macomb University, Mt Clemens, Michigan USA,
    'DIN-A4', organized by L5-Roermond
2003 • Stadsbibliotheek Roermond, (The Netherlands)
    'DIN-A4', organized by L5-Roermond
• Neerstraat 82, Roermond, (The Netherlands)
    'DIN-A4', organized by L5-Roermond 
• SEnDIMENT in the valley of the Zwarte Beek,
   Lummen, (Belgium)
• Eclosion(s) in the park of the castle of Jehay
   (Amay), (Belgium)
• "Tweedekker" exhibition in projectroom "België",
   Hasselt, (Belgium) - with André Gotal
2002 • OPEN-ATELIERDAG, Hasselt, (Belgium)
   (in own workshop with Iréne Judong)
2001 • KENNIS VAN DE KENIS hommage exhibition for art critic
  and writer Jan Kenis Oud-Rekem, Lanaken, (Belgium)

Artwork at home and abroad : Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Spain and Brazil