ARTISTS

1961

Born in Saint-Ghislain (Belgium).

  

EDUCATION

1987

l'Ecole supérieure des Arts Plastiques et Visuels in Mons (with the highest distinction)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2017

Wool and Water, NK Gallery, Antwerp 

2016

The Enactment of the Stone, NK Gallery, Antwerp

2014

La femme qui voyage, NK Gallery, Antwerp

2011

ARTour - Dérivation, Musée Lanchevelici, la Louviere

Kruishoutem SONS (Shoes or no shoes?) "L'itinéraire de la famme aux petit pieds"

2010

'Scaphandre' Gembloix Agro Bio Tech

'Sans Titre' Centre de la gravure de la Louviere

2009

The Glass Garden, Brigittines, Brussels

Fine Arts Museum, Brussels 


2008

Méta-morphose(s), the Lotto Arena Mons Expo, Mons

The Temptation of the Void, the Economist Plaza, London

Sketch, London

2007

Iselp Brussels EVE PHASE 1 le complot

2006

Chelsea Art Museum, New York

"Cycle 4", Gallery Pascal Retelet, Brussels

2005Think-Tank PMMK Ostende

2004

"Cycle 3 : instrument du désir", Gallery Pascal Retelet, Brussels

Maison Charles Jourdan, Marunoschi building, Tokyo, Japan

L'Embarcadère, Montceau-les-Mines Bourgogne, France

2003

Grüsenmeyer gallery, Deurne

"Cycle 2 : saprophyte", Gallery Pascal Retelet, Brussels

Centre culturel de Metz, France

2002

Museum of Art in Guangdong, China

"Cycle 1 : déroulement", Gallery Pascal Retelet, Brussels

2001

Gallery Loosveldt, Ostende

Gallery Sergiane Cauwel, Lille, France

Gallery Pascal Retelet, Saint-Paul de Vence, France

2000

Centre culturel "Le Cellier", Peruwelz

1999

Gallery Art K., Paris

Gallery Zeydel, Cologne, Germany

1998

Gallery Dewart, Brussels

Paysage émotionnel, Musée d'Ixelles, Brussels

Mes Carnets de voyage, L'Autre Musée - Viaduc, Brussels

Gallery Patrick Gaultier, Quimper, France

Gallery culturelle "Le Colombier", Rennes, France

Gallery Kita, Lille, France

Parfums de papier, Gallery Dewart, Canal 11, Brussels

1997

Gallery Patrick Gaultier, Quimper, France

Musée Ianchelevici, La Louvière

Centre d'Art contemporain "Le Colombier", Rennes, France

1996

Gallery Dewart, Brussels

Correspondances secrètes et dévoilées, L'Autre Musée (Martyrs), Brussels

1995

Gallery Uta Gappelsraader, Bretten, Germany

Galerie des Ambassades, Paris

Contrast Gallery / Galerie Carlier, Rouen

Arrêt sur image, Gallery Dewart, Brussels

1994Galerie Lierhman, Liège

"L'Homme qui rit", Brussels

Tour de la Ville, St-Ghislain

La Mémoire transpercée, Coug Art Gallery, Brussels

Journal d'un naufragé, L'Autre Musée (Viaduc), Brussels

1993

Reliquaire, Galerie des Ambassades, Paris

Bibliothèque municipale, La Louvière

Coug Art Gallery, Brussels

1991

Galerie Liehrmann, Liège

Contrast Gallery, Brussels

1990

Gallery Carlier, Rouen, France

Didier Mahieu, "Les villes, les cirques, les gens", Contrast Gallery, Brussels

1989

Contrast Gallery, Lille, France

1984

Tour de la Ville, St-Ghislain

 

GROUP SHOWS (SELECTION)

2017

Dark Rooms, PAK Brugge 

Between Earth and Heaven II, Pak Brugge

2016

Artists of the Gallery, NK Gallery, Antwerp

Le Précieux Pouvoir des Pierre, MAMAC, Nice, France

2015

Drawing: Contemporary. NK Gallery, Antwerp

Art Paris 2015, NK Gallery

2006

Mandarin France, National Museum of Beijing

2005

'Expo 3', Musée Lanchevici, La Louviere

'Soul', Groot Seminarie, Bruges

2003

Beaufort, Triennal of Contemporary Art, De Panne, Belgium

2001

Sentimental, EuroLille, Gare européeenne de Lille

Entre ciel et terre, Museum of Modern Art, Ostende, Belgium

2000

Féerie pour un autre livre, Morlanwelz, Musée Royal de Mariemont

Contemporary Art from Belgium, European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Gallery Zeydel, Cologne, Germany

1999

Process Space, Varna, Bulgaria
Process Space, Sofia, Bulgaria
Commentaren in woord en beeld (op Ensor), Muziekconservatorium, Ostende
Un siècle de collage en Belgique, Centre de la Gravure et de l'image imprimée, La Louvière Le Piano noir. Hommage à Barbara, Gallery Dewart, Brussels
Vive la Mariée, Gallery Dewart, Canal 11, Brussels
 

1997

Sanatta Bulusma 1 - Meeting in Art 1, Deniz Müzesi Sergi Salonu, Istanbul, Turkey Museum of Ankara, Turkey
Groote Markt (Jan Garemijzaal), Bruges
Espace Senghor, Faculté agronomique de l'Université, Gembloux

Gallery Lierhman (Homage to Jacques Parisse), Liège L'Autre Musée, Brussels
Musée d'Ixelles, Brussels
Gallery Uta Goppelsröder, Bretten 

1996

Collections nomades, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Mons
Collections nomades, Musée départemental d'Art ancien et contemporain, Epinal France L'Art en campagne, Saint-H

1995

International Festival Maharès, Tunisia
Museum of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark 

1994

Depypere Gallery, Kuurne

1993

International award of contemporary art, Palm Beach, Monaco

Tretyakov State Gallery, Moscow
House of Artists, Sint Petersburg, Russia Galerie du Prévôt, Paris 

1989

Figuration critique, Grand Palais, Paris

Fondation Santillana, Santander, Spain

Center of contemporary art, Rundertorm, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

ART FAIRS:

Represented by Gallery Pascal Retelet from Saint-Paul de Vence (fairs in Brussels, Milan, Bologne, Miami, Nice, Ghent,…)

Represented by Gallery Marion Meyer from Paris on art fairs in:

Frankfurt am Main (Art Frankfurt, 1998)

New York (1999)

Miami (Art Miami, 1999)

 

Represented by Gallery Dewart from Brussels on art fairs in:

Nice (Art Jonction, 1997 and 2000)

Bologne (Arte Fiera, 1997)

Strasbourg (St'Art, 1998)

Amsterdam (Kunst Rai, 1998)

Paris (Art Paris, 1999)

Brussels (Art Brussels, 2000)

 

Represented by Gallery Patrick Gaultier on art fair in :

Paris, (SAGA, 1997)

 

AWARDS:

1993 ”International award Princess Grace" awarded by the Prince Pierre Foundation of Monaco for the Grand International Award of Contemporary Art, Monaco

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lille (France)

Maritime Museum of Istanbul (Turkey)

Museum of contemporary art, Varna (Bulgaria)

Musée d'Ixelles, Brussels

Musée des Beaux-Arts, Mons

Centre de la Gravure et de l'image imprimée, La Louvière

Collections of the French community of Belgium

Collections of the Province of Hainaut

City of Saint-Ghislain (Belgium)

City of Maharès (Tunisia)

Bank Paribas

National Bank of Belgium

Fondation de Liniéris, Bordeaux

 

FILMS:

Le regard du Regard, by Nicole Bergmans, 2000, (music by Chateau Lamotte)

Traces, L'univers de Didier Mahieu, by Patrick Jean, 35 mm, Saga Films, 18 min, 2000. Awarded by the jury of the film festival of short film Namur. Selected by festivals in Angers and Brussels.

Le Sentiment de la mouette, by Benoît Sourty, Paris, les productions de la Lanterne / C9 Télévision (with the participation of the National Film Centre of the Ministry of Culture), 50 min, 1999.

Œuvres en chantier, by Gérard Miserque and Marianne Sluszny, RTBF, 20 min, 1998. Distribution: Belgian television (RTBF), French (FR3), Franco-German (ARTE)

Procession et cætera, by E. Ledune, AJC/WIP/RTBF - "Carré noir", 13 min, 1994.

Didier Mahieu, by Nicole Berckmans, broadcast on la deux.