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Koen Vanmechelen 1965, BE

Rank (2014): 2469 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 86

    Ongoing solo exhibitions 4

    until 14 Dec 2014
    Koen Vanmechelen - Darwin\'s Dream - The Crypt Gallery, London
    until 04 Jan 2015
    Koen Vanmechelen - Signature - Guy Pieters Galleries, Knokke-Heist
    until 19 Dec 2014
    Never Green – C.C.P - Espace d'art Rurart, Rouillé
    until 17 Jan 2015
    Beyond Reality - C.C.P. - CosmOpolitan gallery, Genk

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 07 Dec 2014
    In Vetro - C.C.P., Museum to scale 1/7 - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam

    Solo shows 25

    2013
    Koen Vanmechelen - Amphitheatrum - CosmOpolitan gallery, Genk
    Spawn - C.C.P., Murano >< Merano, Glasstress - kunst Meran, Meran
    Under my Skin - C.C.P., White Light / White Heat, Glasstress - Venice Projects, Venice
    Koen Vanmechelen: Leaving Paradise - CONNERSMITH., Washington, DC
    The Mechelse Styrian - 17th generation - Cosmopolitan Chicken Project - Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana
    Koen Vanmechelen - Inception
 | The Cosmopolitan Chicken Project - Wasserman Projects, Birmingham, MI
    2012
    Koen Vanmechelen. King\'s Crown - C.c.p - Museum van Deinze en de Leiestreek, Deinze
    2011
    Koen Vanmechelen - Absolute Art Gallery - Knokke, Knokke
    Koen Vanmechelen - Amstel Gallery, Amsterdam
    Koen Vanmechelen - Media Ruimte, Brussels
    The Cosmopolitan Chicken Project - Art Labor Gallery, Shanghai
    The cosmopolitan chicken breaking the cage - IKOB – Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst Eupen, Eupen
    2010
    The Cosmopolitan Chicken Project Domestication - West Den Haag, The Hague
    2009
    Koen Vanmechelen - The Cosmopolitan Chicken Project (DC) - CONNERSMITH., Washington, DC
    Orloff - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Cosmopolitan Chicken Project Meeting - CIAP, Hasselt
    2008
    Koen Vanmechelen- 10 generations - K4, Munich
    Koen Vanmechelen - Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen
    2007
    Koen Vanmechelen - The Cosmopolitan Chicken - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Koen VANMECHELEN - Galeri Artist - Istanbul, Istanbul
    2005
    Koen Vanmechelen - Cosmopolitan Chicken Project - Virtual Mechelse Fighters - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    2004
    The Cosmopolitan Chicken - Mechelse Dresdner - K4, Munich
    2003
    Koen Vanmechelen - The Cosmopolitan Chicken Project: Ten Generations - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    2001
    Koen Vanmechelen - "The Cosmopolitan Chicken" - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Koen Vanmechelen - Galerie Arcturus, Paris

    Group shows 61

    2014
    Genius Loci – Spirit of Place - Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice
    Resonance(s) - Maison Particulière, Brussels
    Capita Selecta - Broelmuseum, Kortrijk
    2013
    White Light/White Heat: Contemporary Artists & Glass - The Wallace Collection, London
    The Works: Recent Paintings, Sculptures, Video - CONNERSMITH., Washington, DC
    Museum to scale 1/7 - Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels
    Total recall - Ars Electronica Center, Linz
    Glasstress 2013 / 55th Venice Biennale of Art, Collateral Event - Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice
    L\'origine de l\'oeuvre - Lieux-Communs Platform for contemporary art Namur, Namur
    Transformation - Garage Rotterdam, Rotterdam
    Collector's Room #1 - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    2012
    Winter-expo - Absolute Art Gallery - Brugge, Bruges
    -O-L-O-G-Y - Amstel 41, Amsterdam
    Glasstress Beirut - Beirut Exhibition Center, Beirut
    Twelve Thousand Three Hundred Forty-Five - Verbeke Foundation, Stekene
    ManifestlyPresent - Then - Today - Tomorrow - Forum Triangulare - Euregionaal Kunstcentrum Oud-Rekem, Oud-Rekem
    Les Confessions - Lieux-Communs Platform for contemporary art Namur, Namur
    The Drawing Room - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    2011
    4th Guangzhou Triennial - Back to Basics - The Museum Per Se - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
    Szenarien über Europa: Szenario 1 - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig
    High 5- five years of art labour - Art Labor Gallery, Shanghai
    GLASSTRESS STOCKHOLM - Millesgården, Lidingö
    Glasstress 2011 - Glasstress, Venice
    Biennale Kijkduin 2011 - CHEMISTRY – Creating new Worlds - Biennale Kijkduin, The Hague
    Battle, Power and Faith - Museum of Anatolian Civilizations, Ankara
    Oh Crisis 2.0 - Frankendael Foundation, Amsterdam
    Art of the Loom - 32 Tapestries Woven on the Looms of Mark Deweer\'s Factory, Otegem, Belgium - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Vertgo 3 - Venice Projects, Venice
    2010
    The Power of Drawing - Geukens & De Vil, Knokke-Heist
    Mediation Biennale 2010 - Mediations Biennale, Poznan
    Vertgo 2 - Venice Projects, Venice
    Vertgo 1 - Venice Projects, Venice
    Parallellepipeda. Between Art and Science - M - Museum Leuven, Leuven
    2009
    Gardiens de sommeil et autres Totems… - Galerie Arcturus, Paris
    3rd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow
    10 ans d\'expositions - 10 ans d\'émotions - Galerie Arcturus, Paris
    Biennale Kijkduin 2009 - Biennale Kijkduin, The Hague
    Glasstress 2009 - Glasstress, Venice
    Back From La&ny - Amstel Gallery, Amsterdam
    Securities - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    2nd Triennial of contemporary art, fashion and design - Hasselt Triennial, Hasselt
    2008
    Out there somewhere in the middle of nowhere - Galerie der Künstler, Munich
    Mediation Biennale 08 - Mediations Biennale, Poznan
    Update - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Dots - Witte Zaal, Ghent
    Ad Absurdum - MARTa Herford, Herford
    Zerbrechliche Schönheit, Glas im Blick der Kunst - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    Der eigene Weg - Perspektiven belgischer Kunst - MKM Museum Küppersmühle für Moderne Kunst, Duisburg
    Genesis – Die Kunst der Schöpfung - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
    2007
    Bloedmooi - Historisch Museum Rotterdam, Rotterdam
    Genesis - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
    2006
    FACING 1200° C. Glasskulpturen der Berengo Collection, Venezia - MMKK - Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten, Klagenfurt
    BetekeN II - 2006 - Tekenkunst - Cultuurcentum Hasselt, Hasselt
    2005
    Two Asias, Two Europes - An International exhibition of Contemporary Art - Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
    Coup de coeur III - A sentimental choice - Crac Alsace, Altkirch
    Slow Art - Stilleben - Porträts - Landschaften - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    2004
    25 JAAR DEWEER ART GALLERY - Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
    Trends 04. 50 hedendaagse kunstenaars stellen 200 originele werken tentoon en ... te koop. - Sint-Barbaracollege, Ghent
    2003
    Beaufort01 - Beaufort Triennale, Oostende
    2002
    FEB.3.2002 - MDD - Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
    1997
    Gregie De Maeyer & Koen Van Mechelen - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp

    Dealer Directory 8

    Belgium
    Theo Wijnhoven Interior Art gallery, Bruges
    CosmOpolitan gallery, Genk
    France
    Galerie Arcturus, Paris
    Italy
    Berengo Fine Arts - Murano, Murano
    Venice Projects, Venice
    Netherlands
    Amstel Gallery, Amsterdam
    Berengo Fine Arts - Arnhem, Arnhem
    USA
    CONNERSMITH., Washington, DC

    Collections 2

    Belgium
    Dexia Art Gallery, Brussels
    Turkey
    The Dağhan Özil Collection, Istanbul

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  • Mechelse Cochin Desire, KunstRAI
    Mechelse Cochin Desire, 2003 KunstRAI
    Mechelse Silky 14th Generation - C.C.P., CONNERSMITH.
    Mechelse Silky 14th Generation - C.C.P., 2011 CONNERSMITH.
    Mechelse Silky, CONNERSMITH.
    Mechelse Silky, 2011 CONNERSMITH.
    Untitled, CONNERSMITH.
    Untitled, 2009 CONNERSMITH.
    Artificial crossbreeding, CosmOpolitan gallery
    Artificial crossbreeding, CosmOpolitan gallery
    Mechelse Cochin Desire, KunstRAI

    Koen Vanmechelen

    Mechelse Cochin Desire

    In courtesy of Venice Projects
    2003

    KunstRAI
    Mechelse Silky 14th Generation - C.C.P., CONNERSMITH.

    Koen Vanmechelen

    Mechelse Silky 14th Generation - C.C.P.

    taxidermied chicken, 15.5 x 10 x 12 inches / 39 x 25 x 30 cm
    2011

    CONNERSMITH.
    Mechelse Silky, CONNERSMITH.

    Koen Vanmechelen

    Mechelse Silky

    Lambdaprint mounted, diptych, 12 x 12 inches / 30 x 30 cm, edition: 8
    2011

    CONNERSMITH.
    Untitled, CONNERSMITH.

    Koen Vanmechelen

    Untitled

    mixed techniques on paper, 10 x 14 inches / 26 x 36 cm
    2009

    CONNERSMITH.
    Artificial crossbreeding, CosmOpolitan gallery

    Koen Vanmechelen

    Artificial crossbreeding


    CosmOpolitan gallery

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