ARTISTS

Stief Desmet (1973) lives and works in Bachte-Maria-Leerne (B)

EDUCATION 
Royal Academie for Fine Arts , K.A.S.K., Ghent (B)
Sint Lucas institute for arts & science, Ghent (B)


PRIZES
2004: 1st prize Gaverprijs voor schilderkunst, Waregem (B)
2005: 1st prize Provinciale Prijs voor Beeldende Kunsten, Ghent (B)
2011: 1st prize Laureaat Thuis voor een Beeld, Ghent (B)
2015: 1st prize Cultuurprijs,  Deinze (B)

CURRENT
SOLO EXHIBITION, Borgwal, 23.09 - 30.09.2018


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Lieu Magique, NK Gallery, Antwerp, BE


2015
Imagine, an Island, C.C. De Garage, Mechelen, BE
Once upon a Golden River, Museum van Deinze en de Leiestreek, Deinze, BE


2014
The Impossibility of a Gentle Journey, C&H Artspace, Amsterdam, NL
Hypstatic, St.Stephanus church, Hingene, BE


2013
Hunt, Gallery Fortlaan17, Ghent, BE
Migrator, WOLKE, Brussels, BE


2009
Stief Desmet, Gallery Spaarnestad 37, Haarlem, NL


2008
In these Woods Tonite, Gallery Fortlaan17, Ghent, BE


2007
Residency, RAID-projects gallery, Los Angeles, US


2006
'Remixes', Museum van Deinze en de Leiestreek, Deinze, BE


2005
How to make a… $1.000.000 Painting, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, NL

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Beaufort Triennial, Ostend, BE
Biennial of Paintings, Mudel, Deinze, BE
The Homecoming, with Philippe Vandenberg, Lee Ranaldo, Jonas Vansteenkiste, Johan Tahon and others. Curated by Jan Van Woensel. C.C. Ekeren, BE
Vaut le Détour, with Kati Heck, Johan Creten, Guillaume Bijl, Kasper De Vos, Ruben Bellinckx and others. D.ART, Mechelen, BE


2017
Beauty of the Beast, with Jan Fabre, Koen Vanmechelen, Wim Delvoye, Mark Manders and others. Kasteel d’Ursel, Hingene, BE
Fragments of Reality, with Anno Dijkstra, Tine Guns, Stefan Peters. Black Swan Gallery, Brugge, BE
Beauty In Destruction, NK Gallery, Antwerp, BE


2016
Monumenten van de Dood, Renato Nicolodi, Cindy Wright. Ten Bogaerde - Koksijde-Oostduinkerke, BE


2015
Flux, with Hans op de Beeck, Dolores Bouckaert, Roger Raveel, Raoul De Keyser. Broelmuseum, Kortrijk, BE
Beelden 2015, with Caroline Coolen, Adam Colton, Armando, Auke De Vries, Levi van Veluw, Henk Visch. Anningahof, Zwolle, NL
Bowling BXL, with Mathieu Ronse, Stephane Ballieux, Caroline Coolen, Tom Liekens, Brussels, BE
L'oublie Extatique, with Yves Velter. White House Gallery, Lovenjoel, BE


2014
Een Onvervalste Leugen, with  Damien Delepelaire, Joris Ghekiere, Robert Devriendt, Dirk Zoete, Jasper Rigole. Emergent Gallery, Veurne, BE
Dites-moi, M'sieur, Faites que je sois un Oiseau, with Bieke De poorter, Benoit Felix, Raphael Buedts and others. C.C. Marchin, BE


2013
Wild Thing, TETEM Kunstruimte, Enschede, NL
One, Gallery Fortlaan17, Ghent, BE
Mythiq 27, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris, FR
Na(ar) de Natuur, Kasteeldomein d'Ursel, Hingene, BE

 

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