Ives Maes

Biography

°1976, Hasselt, BE
Lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium.

www.ivesmaes.com

°1976, Hasselt, BE
Lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium.

www.ivesmaes.com

Solo exhibitions

2017

HOLOLOOL, Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, Antwerp, BE

2016

‘Heath (Calluna Vulgaris)’, Parapet/Real Humans, Saint-Louis, US

2015

‘Ab Hier Ist Schluss Mit Lustig’, Villa van Wassenhove, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deutle, BE

2013

‘The Hanover Suite’, C-Mine, Genk, BE
‘Afterimages’, STAM Museum, Ghent, BE

2012

‘Stay Time Extended’, Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin, DE
‘The Future from Yesterday’, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, US

2011

‘Message to Youth’, MuNo / Museo Agrabado, Zacatecas, MX

2010

‘Unification’, Uqbar, Berlin, DE
‘Progress’, VOID+, Tokyo, JP

2009

‘For Humankind’, Koraalberg Gallery, Antwerp, BE
‘Open Space’, Art Cologne, Köln, DE
‘Drawings’, Koraalberg Gallery, Antwerp, BE
‘Die Stadt von Morgen’, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE

2008

‘The Great Exhibition’, Z33 Center for Contemporary Art, Hasselt, BE

2007

‘Tourism’, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, BE
‘Tourism’, 03one, Belgrade, RS
‘Roofing’, Koraalberg Gallery, Antwerp, BE

2006

‘Simon’, Brigitte Weiss Gallery, Zürich, CH
‘The Greenery Line’, SMAK Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent, BE

2005

‘Fundraising appeal’, CIAP, Hasselt, BE

2004

‘Il Giardino Segreto’, FLACc, Genk, BE
‘Recyclable Refugee Camp’, Brigitte Weiss Gallery, Zürich, CH

Group exhibitions

2016

‘Unter Waffen/Fire and Forget 2’, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
‘Imagine Europe’, BOZAR, Brussel / Belgium
‘The Camera’s Blind Spot III: La Camera - On the Materiality of Photography’, Palazzo De’ Toschi, Bologna /Italy‘Imagine Europe: In Search of New Narratives, BOZAR – Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussel, Belgium

2015

M HKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerpen, Belgium
‘How to gather? Acting in a Center in a City in the Heart of the Island of Eurasia’, 6th Moscow Biennial, Moscow /Russia
‘DIS---PLAY’, Panache Towers, Antwerpen / Belgium

2014

‘De Unie Hasselt Genk / Rockshow’, Emile van Doren Museum, Genk /Belgium

2013

'First we take The Hague, then we take Berlin', Belgian Embassy, The Hague / The Netherlands
‘In-Discipline’, Bonnefanten Museum, Roermond /The Netherlands

2011

‘Crossroads’, KIT / Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf /Germany
‘Finisterre’, Photo Museum Antwerp, Antwerp /Belgium

2010

‘Transient Spaces’, NGBK, Berlin /Germany
‘Speedbump, Works from the collection of Frans Oomen’, Kunstfort, Vijfhuizen /The Netherlands
‘Into the woods that see and hear’, Stichting Dertien Hectare, St-Hertogensbosch /The Netherlands
‘The State of Things’, Namoc, Beijing /China

2009

‘The State of Things’, Bozar, Brussels /Belgium
‘Images Recalled, 3rd Biennial of Photography’, Kunsthalle Ludwigshafen, Mannheim, Heidelberg /Germany
‘Broken Vision’, Kunstverein Mannheim /Germany
‘Colossal’, Landschaftsverband Osnabrücker land, Osnabrück /Germany

2008

‘Emergency Biennale’, Playspace gallery, California College of the Arts, San Francisco /USA

2007

‘Emergency Biennale’, Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul /Turkey
‘Reduce, Recycle and Recreate’, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam /The Netherlands
‘Melting ice’, Bozar, Brussels /Belgium
‘Commitment’, bkSM, De Garage, Mechelen /Belgium

2006

‘After Cage, 24 Sammlungen in Bewegung’, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen /Germany
‘Künstler der Euregio Maas-Rhein’, IKOB, Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst Eupen, Eupen /Belgium
‘Adjustments & Errors’, Bagfactory, Johannesburg /South Africa
‘SCREENING 001 (The exhibition re-curated)’, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam /The Netherlands
‘Jahresgabe’, NAK, Neuer Aachner Kunstverein, Aachen / Germany

2005

‘Frontera, a proposal for a futuristic society’, Laboratorio 060, Frontera /Mexico
‘SUPER!’, Triennial Hasselt, Hasselt /Belgium

2004

‘Enduring Freedom’, Museo de Arte Carillo y Gil, Mexico D.F. /Mexico
‘Localismos’, Perros Negros, Mexico D.F. /Mexico
‘Alien 3 / a project by Heidrun Holzfeind’, W139, Amsterdam / The Netherlands

2002

‘Guide to Trust N°2’, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco /USA
‘Zoersel 2002’, Domein Kasteel van Halle, Zoersel / Belgium

Works in public collections

STAM Museum, Ghent /Belgium

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, USA

Hall Family Foundation (Hallmark), Kansas City, USA

Z33, Hasselt /B

SMAK, Gent /B

Museo Carillo y Gil, Mexico D.F. /MX

Bibliography

2013

‘The Future of Yesterday, Ives Maes’
Ludion
248pg, color
ISBN 978-94-6130-086-7

2009

‘Recyclable Refugee Camp, Ives Maes’
Mer Paper Kunsthalle
144pg, color
ISBN 978-90-76979-59-5

Artworks

Sequence #4 (Snow), recorded in 2014, printed in 2017
Inkjet print on Epson Photo Rag 305 gsm, oak frame, UV glass, 64 x 64 x 3 cm

Sequence #17 (Calluna Vulgaris), recorded in 2014, printed in 2017
Inkjet print on Epson Photo Rag 305 gsm, oak frame, UV glass, 99 x 99 x 4,5 cm

Sequence #12 (Landscape), recorded en printed in 2014
Inkjet print on Permajet Papyrus 300 gsm, oak frame, 104 x 128,5 x 6 cm

Double Sun, recorded in 2013, printed in 2017
Inkjet print on Epson Fine Art Pearl 285 gsm, oak frame, 106 x 132,5 x 11 cm