steven baelen


About

Steven Baelen °1981, Roeselare, Belgium

Lives and works in Ghent, B


STUDIES

2009 – 2010, HISK , Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Ghent, B

2003 – 2006, KASK , Ghent, B [Master in Visual Arts, Painting]

1999 – 2003, St-Lucas , Ghent, B [Master in Visual Arts, Graphic Design]


SOLO & DUO EXHIBITIONS

2017, “SOLO zomerresidentie”, [Former] Maria-chapel, Machelen-aan de-Leie, B

2017, “It’s Just Black With A Little Bit Of Blue”, Levy.Delval, Brussels, B

2016, “Wall Drawing”, L’Oeil de Poisson, Québec, CA

2015, “Nostalgic Feelings”, Levy.Delval, Brussels, B

2013, “La Chambre”, [with Elena Damiani], Elaine Levy Project, Brussels, B

2012, “Plein Air”, Cultuurcentrum de Bogaard, Sint-Truiden, B

2011, “Early pictures for a past life”, Elaine Levy Project, Brussels, B

2010, “26.08.06 - 25.04.07”, Bogardenkapel, Bruges, B

2009, “Drawings”, Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerp, B

2008, “Paintings”, croxhapox, crox 256, Ghent, B

2008, “Wall Drawing”, Galerij El, [with Johan Gelper], Welle, B


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017, “I ragazzi di via della Fucina”, space Idiòt, Turin, IT

2017, “SOLO zomerresidentie”, Raveelmuseum, Machelen-aan de-Leie, B

2017, “OrtungX”, Alte Mälzerei, Schwabach, DE

2017, “Fear in a Handful of Dust”, Marion de Cannière, Antwerp, B

2017, “Onder Ons”, Heiveldstraat 96, Ghent, B

2016, “Kunst voor convent 22”, Virginie Lovelinggebouw, Ghent, B

2016, “Wewantosee”, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, JP

2016, “Ta Lärm”, Poelzig-premises, Chemnitz, DE

2016, “In love with beauty”, Art Transfo, Zwevegem, B

2016, “Teach me a new language”, TETEM Kunstruimte, Enshede, NL

2015, “Land van Garage”, Land van Waaslaan, Ghent, B

2015, “Aabenraa Artweek”, Aabenraa, DK

2015, “Behave”, Public presentation, Le Fonds Belval , Esch-sur-Alzette, LU

2015, “L’art pour L’Accueil”, Châtelain 18, Brussels, B

2014, “MAC International”, The MAC, Belfast, UK

2014, “Département des Pigeons”, Open Studios, Ghent, B

2014, “Art Brussels colouring book”, ING Lounge, Brussels, B

2014, “ARTForAIR2014”, Museum Bernaerts, Antwerp, B

2014, “Print Art Fair”, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, B

2014, “Refaire2”, Les Chiroux, Liège, B

2014, “L’art pour L’Accueil”, Châtelain 18, Brussels, B

2013, “Mais elle est où, la peinture?”, faculty of law – KU Leuven, Leuven, B

2013, “Spiegelbeelden – Een bijzonder Prentenkabinet”, Mado, Kortrijk, B

2013, “Young Collectors”, Maison Particulière, Brussels, B

2013, “Driven by Heroes”, CBK Zeeland, Middelburg, NL

2013, “Kortrijk Vlaandert”, Broeltorens, Kortrijk, B

2013, “Inner Journeys”, Maison Particulière, Brussels, B

2013, “Found in Translation, Chapter M”, Muse Program, Brussels, B

2013, “Kunstenaar in de kijker”, Kunst in huis, Ghent, B

2013, “Art-Brussels 31”, Elaine Levy Project, Brussels, B

2013, “Brussels Cologne”, Elaine Levy Project, MAD, Brussels, B

2012, “Schriftuur - Scripture”, De bond, Bruges, B

2012, “Huiselijke storingen”, CC Het Gasthuis, Aarschot, B

2012, “Art’Contest”, Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels, B

2012, “ELP in NYC”, hosted by the Fragmental Museum, New York, US

2012, “Art Brussels 30”, Elaine Levy Project, Brussels, B

2012, “Monat der Stipendiaten”, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, DE

2012, “Cologne Contemporaries”, Cologne, DE

2012, “Masashi and his friends”, Zebrastraat, Ghent, B

2011, “Anonymously Yours”, Maison Gregoire, Brussels, B

2011, “Open Studios of the Junge Akademie”, Berlin, DE

2011, “Open Studios”, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE

2011, ”Ondertekend”, Stichting Zet, Amsterdam, NL

2011, “Art Brussels 29”, Elaine Levy project, Brussels, B

2010, “Thank you for Tomorrow”, De zwarte zaal, Ghent, B

2010, “Lucht is tastbaarder dan mijn gedachte”, kasteel Oud-Rekem, B

2010, “Book of Brilliant Things”, Elaine Levy Projects, Brussels, B

2010, “ONE LITTLE INDIAN”, La Gènèrale en Manufacture, Paris, FR

2010, “Credits”, Uniwersytet Jagielloski, Kraków, PL

2010, “Found in translation, Chapter D”, Elaine Levy Project, Brussels, B

2010, “Art Brussels 28”, Annie Gentils Gallery, Brussels, B

2009, “Polyfonie”, Watou 2009, Watou, B

2009, “The final opening at Hogeweg 90”, Logement, Antwerp, B

2009, “Bild”, Campo Victoria, Ghent, B

2009, “Choose one”, galerij Kunstzicht, Ghent, B

2009, “De keuze van Koen van den Broeck”, Indian Caps, Antwerp, B

2008, “40 jaar tekenwedstrijd Ronse”, Ronse, B

2008, ‘Nosbaum & Reding’, Luxembourg, LU

2008, “Kotroute Broothaers”, Amusee-Vous, Ghent, B

2008, “In-flux”, Machine à eau, Mons, B

2008, “Expansion”, Apollo-Hotel, Bruges, B

2008, Campo Victoria, Ghent, B

2008, “Young Artists”, Palmarium, Ghent, B

2008, “Omgevingstekenen”, Caermersklooster, Ghent, B

2008, “Gaverprijs”, Waregem, B

2007, “Input/Output”, Bruges, B

2007, “Grote prijs tekenkunst van de stad Ronse”, Ronse, B

2007, “Atmosfeer”, Kortrijk, B

2007, “Young Artists”, Palmarium, Ghent, B


WINDOW PROJECTS

2012, “Plein Air #0000”, stART The Fotorama Window Project, Wevelgem, B

2008, “Kunst op de jaarmarkt”, Wilrijk, B

2008, “Instalraam”, crox 245, Hoogpoort 26, Ghent, B


COLLABORATIONS

2011, “Charlie & Sabrina, Who Would Have Believed”, Satellite 4. Programmation de Raimundas Malašauskas, Jeu de Paume, Paris, FR [To_Collaborate, 2000 strokes to take]


COMMISSIONED WORKS

2017, Wall drawing at Thalie Lab, Brussels, B [upcoming]

2017, Wall drawing at AZ Alma, Eeklo, B

2016, Wall drawing at AZ Groeninge, Kortrijk, B

2015, Wall drawing at Conservatory, Ghent, B

2010, Wall drawing at Het Paleis, Groningen, NL


READINGS

2017, Horizontal Drawing, Sint-Lucas, Antwerp, B

2016, Academy of Fine Arts, part-time arts education, Sint-Niklaas, B

2014, Academy of Fine Arts, part-time arts education, Ghent, B

2012, 150th anniversary of the Academy Sint-Lucas, Ghent, B

2011, Academy Members Meeting, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, DE


GUEST LECTURER & WORKSHOPS

2016, Guest lecturer [one day] at Academy of Fine Arts, Sint-Niklaas, B

2014, Kinderkunstenfabriek: five-day workshop for Children up to 12, Genk, B

2012, Three-day workshop: 2nd & 3rd Ba Drawing, Sint-Lucas Ghent, B

2012, Schüler-Werkstätten, two-day workshop for children up to 12, Berlin, DE

2008, Guest lecturer [one day] at 1st, 2nd & 3rd Ba Drawing, KASK, Ghent, B

2008, Guest lecturer [one day] at 1st, 2nd & 3rd Ba Painting, KASK, Ghent, B


RESIDENCE PROJECTS

2017, SOLO zomerresidentie, Machelen-aan-de-Leie, B

2016, Begehungen, Ta Lärm, Chemitz, DE

2013, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, B

2011, Stipendium, Akademie der Künste [Junge Akademie], Berlin, DE

2010, Emiel van Dorenmuseum, Genk, B


ARTICLES

2016, “Muurtekening in AZ Groeninge, Artsenkrant

2015, "Artweek slog dørene op", Jydskevestkysten

2015, "Kunstner kastede skrald ud til fiskene", Jydskevestkysten

2015, "Skal belgisk kunstner tegne på din væg?", Jydskevestkysten

2015, "Sofia Leiby / Steven Baelen", HART #141 [Sam Steverlynck]

2015, "Steven Baelen: Nostalgic Feelings", Agenda magazine [Kurt Snoekx]

2015, "Master Class", Sabato [Margo Vansynghel]

2015, "Tekenen vandaag", OKV [Hans Theys]

2015, "Queeste naar het onzichtbare", Miles #16 [Sammy Verhasselt]

2013, “Wie steelt de show op Art Brussels?”, ELLE [Caroline Henderickx]

2013, “La Chambre”, This is tomorrow [Laura Herman]

2012, “Scan the artist: Steven Baelen”, ISEL #42

2011, “Early pictures for a past life”, Victoire [Catherine Callico]

2011, “Early pictures for a past life”, HART#86 [Christine Vuegen]

2011, “Hisk-laureaten in Zwarte Zaal Gent”, HART [Marc Ruyters]

2010, “Lucht is tastbaarder dan mijn gedachte”. HART #70 [Joannes Késenne]

2010, “Ik wil mijn wereld tonen …”, Het nieuwsblad [Tom Deschacht]

2009, “Watou 2009”, HART #54 [Isabelle De Baets]

2009, “Afbreken en weer opbouwen”, HART #52 [Isabelle De Baets]

2009, “Het Paleis presenteert internationale kunst”, Dagblad van het noorden

2008, “Schilletjes realiteit …”, Brugsch Handelsblad [Johan Debruyne],

2008, “Young Artists in Palmarium Gent”, HART #37 [Inge Braeckman]

2008, “Omgevingstekenen, Provinciale prijs Beeldende Kunst 2007”, focusknack

2007, “Young Artists in Gent”, HART #22 [Inge Braeckman]


CATALOGUES

2017, “OrtungX”, Jubiläumskatalog, Schwabacher kunsttage

2017, “Aabenraa Artweek 2015”, Aabenraa

2016, “Kunst voor convent 22”, vzw Autimismus

2016, “Begehungen n°13, Ta Lärm", Kunst-& Kulturfestival

2015, “Land van Garage”, Honden verboden en vuilnis te storten

2015, “The Institute”, A Higher Institute for Fine Arts [ISBN 9789401423991]

2014, “ArtForAir 2014”, Ondernemers Zonder Grensen

2014, “Found in Translation, chapter M”, Thalie Art Project

2013, “Mais elle est où, la peinture”, Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid, KU Leuven

2013, “Driven by heroes”, Zomeratelier CBK Zeeland, middelburg

2013, “Kunstwandeling Kortrijk Vlaandert”

2012, “Conversaties - Conversations”, 2012 - 1995, CC Brugge

2012, “Huiselijke Storingen”, [Newspaper] CC Het Gasthuis

2010, “Thank you for Tomorrow”, [+dvd] HISK Laureates 2010

2010, ” The Power of Drawing”, Geukens & Devil

2009, “Who’s Next?”, The choice of … [ISBN 978-90-9024550-8]

2009, “verzamelde verhalen #01” - Watou 2009 - Tussen Taal en Beeld

2008, “wedstrijd voor schilderkunst”, Gaverprijs

2008, “Young Artists” [selected by] Kathrin Ginsberg

2008, “Omgevingstekenen”, Ghent, p. 36 to 45 [ISBN 97-89076686-36-3]

2007, “YA”, [selected by] Dirk Pauwels


PUBLICATION & EDITIONS

2015, NOSTALGIC FEELINGS, Seven Drawings Rearranged, 2015 / 8 pages / 42 x 29,7 cm Series of 7 reconstructed drawings with the same alphabet of lines rearranged. Edition of 10, 2 AP, Riso-print on paper.


2012, DER RAUM IM VERZUG / DRAWN SPACE, 2012 / 64 pages / 20,5 x 27,5 cm Text by Hubertus von Amelunxen, designed by, Published by Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, DE Artist book / small catalogue with drawings and an artist project.


AWARDS & FELLOWSHIPS

2017, Development Grant, Flemish ministry of Culture

2016, Laureate of the Academy [KVAB]

2014, Development Grant, Flemish ministry of Culture

2013, Development Grant, Flemish ministry of Culture

2012, Development Grant, Flemish ministry of Culture

2011, Stipendium, Akademie der Künste [Junge Akademie Berlin]

2009, Development Grant, Flemish ministry of Culture

2008, Gaverprijs [honorable mention]

2008, Culture-award East-Flanders [Nomination]

2006, E. Borst J. Pipyn


MORE INFO

Link: Archive

Link: Instagram

Link: Vimeo

Link: Levy.Delval

Link: Kunstenpunt

Link: The Drawing Center

Link: Martelart


PDFS

2015, Article Hart [NL]

2015, Article Sabato [NL]

2015, Article Tekenen Vandaag OKV [NL]

2015, Article Agenda Magazine [NL]

2014, Text MAC International [EN]

2013, Text E. Lambion [EN]

2013, Catalogue, Mais elle est ou, la peinture [NL]

2012, Article Isel [NL]

2012, Text H. Von Hamelunxen [DE]

2012, Text H. Von Hamelunxen [EN]

2011, Text E. Kerremans [NL]

2011, Text E. Kerremans [FR]

2011, Article Hart [NL]

2011, Article Victoire [FR]

2011, Book, Der Raum im Verzug

2011, Text E. Kerremans [EN]

2010, Article Het Nieuwsblad [NL]

2010, Interview K. Billiet [NL]

2010, Text F. Bernardelli [EN]

2008, Text P. Ronse [EN]

2008, Text P. Ronse [FR]

2008, Text P. Ronse [NL]

2008, Text S. Maes [NL]

2007, Text M. Mels [EN]