Installations could be seen as a frisky blend of different raw materials, drenched in design and architectural influences. My main focus is on creating clicking systems, which allow me to produce foldable, versatile and modular constructions. Although the aesthetic language, worn by these pieces, is most often derived from the industrial world; i.e. mecano design, folding cartons, a.o however its function is not.

The making of these sculptures and structures requires a dynamic process and demands continuous deliberation and decision taking. Assembling happens gradually, in a manual, not necessarily pre-ordered way.  Along with a craftsman approach I’m also drawn to the new production methods and I am influenced by the latest developments in technology. Using laser-cut technology and frequently visiting fab-labs enable me to have a broad view and be open minded towards the latest possibilities of creating an object.

Principles

Bringing together distinct production techniques in one work by combining classical and new realization processes is extremely intriguing. My creations are bivalent. They are not only an art piece, standing in a room with only one purpose: looking good.  My offspring has also a functional side, which can be deployed in many ways. 

A sculpture, or installation, should be a functioning, flexible entity in the sense that it can adapt to or recreate its own environment. The art process doesn’t stop after the “action of making art”. In fact it starts at that very point, the creative process is an everlasting phase which runs through different procedures and faces various encounters and interactions.

 
 

Projects

Drawings
Sculptures
Installations
Sculptures
Poka y-oke cube
Poka y-oke cube
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Poka y-oke
Poka y-oke
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HP8
HP8
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HP4
HP4
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NestPor13_InstallatieBloc_1
NestPor13_InstallatieBloc_1
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NestPor12_InstallatieHok_1
NestPor12_InstallatieHok_1
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Blokjes 1
Blokjes 1
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behang a4
behang a4
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Plug-in PimpRing
Plug-in PimpRing

Accessories, Potatohead. Acrylic one, PU, epoxy, pigment.

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Plug-in Pimp Ring
Plug-in Pimp Ring

Accessories, Potatohead. Acrylic one, PU, epoxy, pigment.

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Wish Bone
Wish Bone

Accessories, Potatohead. Acrylic one, PU, epoxy, pigment.

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Wish Bone
Wish Bone

Accessories, Potatohead. Acrylic one, PU, epoxy, pigment.

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Ketting
Ketting

Accessories, Potatohead. Acrylic one, PU, epoxy, pigment.

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Ketting
Ketting
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Lucky 7
Lucky 7
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IceIce Baby
IceIce Baby
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DecoWall2X
DecoWall2X
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DecoWall2Z
DecoWall2Z
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Bitcoin
Bitcoin

Resin, plexi, wood.

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Bitcoin
Bitcoin

Resin, plexi, wood.

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Spekke
Spekke

Epoxy, wood, plexy. 2021

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Spekke
Spekke

Epoxy, wood, plexy. 2021

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18117637165156434
18117637165156434
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17874003133988457
17874003133988457
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BioBoBar
BioBoBar

Pop-up bar, Reims FR.

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BioBoBar
BioBoBar
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Atelier blocks 4
Atelier blocks 4
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Ateliers Blocks 3
Ateliers Blocks 3
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Blocks Balthasar A
Blocks Balthasar A
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Blocks Balthasar G
Blocks Balthasar G
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rtist, freelancer, all-round worker.

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About

SKILLS
Adobe creative suit, Flexisign,Organising events, Painting, Sculpting, 3D crafts, Laser cutting IMAL FABLAB, Plotting, Printing, Wrapping.

EDUCATION
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam.
School of Fine Arts (KASK), Gent.
Master Fine Arts (2014).
 
LINKS
 
RESUME
Exhibition “Mayday Mayday” CAMPO, 2011, Gent.
Contest and exhibition “Mark Macken”, 2012, Antwerp.
Organising art event “Stoelendans”, Croxhapox, 2012, Gent.
Group exhibition “Cumming people” (Nucleo), 2012, Gent.
Internship Bildnis, “La joie de se perdre”, 2013, Belgium.
Internship de Brakke Grond Amsterdam, 2013, NL
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Group exhibition “Vanitas”, 2013, Oude
Vismijn, Artweek Gent.
Exhibition “Beyond the Object”,2014 Plagia Rama, Brussel.
Exhibition “Artex”, 2015, EPO Rijswijk, NL.
Market “Internet Yama-ichi”, 2015, Vlaams cultuurhuis De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, NL.

Residence Laserbeest Lasercut, 2016, Delft, NL.

Exhibition Makers week IMAL, 2016 Brussel.

Exhibition “Perception”,2017 Plagia Rama, Brussel.
Exhibition “Onderweg”,2017 Cultuurhuis , Heist op de Berg. Pop-up, “BioBoBar”, 2018 Centre Culturel Saint-EX, Reims.

Exhibition, “Kunstsalon-Zomersalon”, 2020 Kunsthal, Gent.

Group exhibition Wandermeer, 2021, Sleidinge.

Exhibition, “Kunstsalon-Zomersalon”, 2021 Kunsthal, Gent.

Symposium BHK, Scuplta 21, 2021, KW37, Arnhem, NL.

Joined the Copper&Light cooperative,2021, BE.

Exhibition, “Peep show”, Gosset Hisk 2022, Brussel.

 

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