Kelly Schacht

Biography

°1983, Roeselare, Belgium
Lives and works in Ghent, Belgium

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Collecting the alphabet: The Inner Ear Chambers (Heartbeat), Tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam

2016

Collecting the alphabet: The Mapmaker’s Garden (Fig.1), Present Future, Artissima, Meessen De
Clercq, Turino, Italy

2015

Collecting the alphabet: Liquid language (Fig.1), De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Collecting the alphabet: The prequel (Or how I met W), Meessen De Clercq, Brussels, Belgium

2013

It seems economical to make use of a character already in play, KIOSK, Ghent, Belgium
The Smuggler’s Outfit, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels, Belgium

2011

One voice makes two perspectives, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, The Netherlands

2010

The Traveller’s Scrapbook, CC Brugge/Stedelijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Brugge, Bruges, Belgium
For the record, I’m only the voice-over, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Perform what you remember, Archive Blinky Palermo and Kelly Schacht, Cultuurcentrum Strombeek,
Grimbergen (Strombeek-Bever), Belgium

2009

Performance: It was like a déjà-vu performance, Tertzweildreef, Merelbeke, Belgium

2008

RE: thinking the story by Kelly Schacht, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Permanent installation C’était un rendez-vous at MDD, Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

2007

A4: Intervalles door Kelly Schacht en Fabrice Samyn, Paleis voor Schone Kunsten – BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium
C-08S SOLO SHOW, Art Brussels 2007, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2006

5, Het Kabinet, Het Kabinet, Gent (Belgium), Apr 28–May 19, 2006

2 bis, Acaciapark in situ, Acaciapark, Brugse Poort, Gent (Belgium), Jan 27, 2006

Group Exhibitions

2017

For Tanguy, SKI, Ghent, Belgium
Number 46, Tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Walk, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels, Belgium
Wordswordswords, Sofie Van De Velde, Antwerp, Belgium
Tien om te zien, Gevaertsdreef 01, Oudenaarde, Belgium
Art Brussels 2017, Meessen De Clercq, Tour & Taxis, Brussels Belgium
Du verbe à la communication, Gensollen collection / Carré d’Art, Nîmes, France

2016

Art Brussels 2016, Meessen De Clercq, Tour & Taxis, Brussels Belgium
Tous Belges, Abbaye Saint-André/Centre d’art contemporain, Meymac, France
In Love With Beauty, Transfo, Zwevegem, Belgium

2015

Stay Focused, Private Collection R. Part II, Cookie Butcher, Antwerp, Belgium
A.N.T.R.O.P.O.C.E.N.E, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels, Belgium
Was it a car or a cat I saw, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Benefit evening Witte De With & De Appel, Undercurrent, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Bild, Bildplatform, Bleek, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium)
H of Houdini, Beaufort Beyond Borders, Oostend, Belgium
Wij zijn handelaars, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium
Apprentice / Master Expo #20 From Tokens to Totems: Five Pillars And A Platform: A Conversation:
De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Art Brussels 2015, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels Expo, Brussels, Belgium

2014

Homo Ludens, Meessen De Clercq, Brussel, Belgium
Return To Sender, Wiels, Brussel, Belgium
Z (as in Zigzag), A tale of the tub, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Re art, Oudenaarde, Belgium
Art-O-Rama, Meessen De Clercq, Marseille, France
Der Leone Have Sept Cabeças, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France
Art Brussels 2014, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels Expo, Brussels, Belgium

2013

Brainbox 3 Unit 3, Croxhapox vzw, Ghent, Belgium)
Private Collection R Part 1, Cultuur Club Jean de la Moutarde, Zele, Belgium
Museum to scale 1/7, Galerie Ronny Van de Velde, Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten
van België, Brussel, Belgium
Published By Mer. Paper Kunsthalle, De Kabinetten van de Vleeshal, Middelburg, The Netherlands
Diffractions of destroyed design, Netwerk –Centrum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Aalst, Belgium
Bosch Young Talent Show, Stedelijk Museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch, ‘s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
Solid enough to be inhabited, Schloss Ringeberg, Hamminkeln, Germany
Art Brussels 2013, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels Expo, Brussel, Belgium
Art Rotterdam 2013, Meessen De Clercq, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Dreaming of the south, Marion De Cannière, Antwerp, Belgium

2012

Lost in Translation?, Tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju Biennale Foundation, South Korea
The meaning of colour, Valerie Traan, Antwerp, Belgium
ManifestAanwezig, Forum Tri, Oud-Rekem, Belgium
Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale, OCAT OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen, China
Food and Tools for Food, The Maarten Van Severen Foundation, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Arco Madrid 2012, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Madrid, Spain
Art Rotterdam 2012, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
S.H.O.W.T.I.M.E, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
BRAFA, Galerie Ronny Van de Velde, Brussel, Belgium
In de wind, Cultuurcentrum Strombeek, Grimbergen (Strombeek –Bever), Belgium

2011

Charlie & Sabrina, qui l’eût cru ?, Audrey Cottin and collaborators, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
Pearls of the North, Paris, France
Hoet Bekaert depot, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Sleeping Beauties, Kasteel van Gaasbeek, Gaasbeek (Lennik), Belgium
Characters Make Stories, Residentieproject Frans Masereel Centrum, NICC, Antwerp, Belgium
Villa II, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke, Belgium
Out of Storage, collection FRAC Nord Pas de Calais, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Laureate Young Belgian Painters Award 2011, Paleis voor Schone Kunsten – BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium
Award: Prize Crowet
Joris Van de Moortel and Kelly Schacht, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Art Brussels 2011, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Brussels Expo, Brussel, Belgium
Art in Belgium after 2010, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Gent, Belgium
Art Rotterdam 2011, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Performatik Festival, Kaaitheater, Brussels (Belgium)/Kaaistudio’s, Brussel (Belgium)/
Cultuurcentrum Strombeek, Grimbergen (Strombeel –Bever), Belgium

2010

Critical Complexity: Chartreuse jeune by Olaf Nicolai, Villa Tabarelli, Bolzano / Bozen, Italy
Coup de Ville, vzw WARP, parcours in Sint-Niklaas, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Gustav, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke, Belgium
Mini Market, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Magazijn 153, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Art Brussels 2010, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Brussels Expo, Brussel, Belgium
The Armory Show 2010, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, New York, US
Art Rotterdam 2010, Hoet-Bekaert Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
‘Changez’ een belgenshow, Enschede, The Netherlands
A Show 2010, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium

2009

Versus_V: Destiny without destination, Oudenaarde, Belgium
Ename Actueel, parcours in Ename, Ename, Belgium
Kunst & Zwalm, vzw Boem, parcours in Meilegem/Zwalm, Meilegem, Belgium
The Biënnale Knokke, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke, Belgium
The final opening at Hogeweg, vzw Logement, Borgerhout, Belgium
Today is OK, Gallery Klerkx, Milan, Italy
ReAct! Reinventing past performances, Gynaika vzw, Antwerpen, Belgium
Art Brussels, Private Public, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Brussel, Belgium
Brainbox 2 Unit 9, Croxhapox vzw, Ghent, Belgium
Thomas Bogaert, Bart Lodewijks en Kelly Schacht
Art Rotterdam 2009, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2008

Playground festival, STUK, Leuven, Belgium
Difference, what difference?, Art Forum Berlin 2008, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Messe Berlin Gmbh,
Berlin, Germany
Cabinet of Imagination, Netwerk – Centrum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Aalst, Belgium
Buy Now, Art Brussels 2008, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Nostalgia. L’istante e la durata del tempo, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Di Villa Croce, Genova, Italy
Jez Riley French & Co, Logos, Ghent, Belgium
10 PM, Culture Club, Ghent, Belgium
Christie’s for Museum Dhondt-Dhaenes, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens vzw, Deurle, Belgium
Fragile, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Sfeer, Design CH4010 of Hans J. Waegner by Kelly Schacht, Flanders Expo, Ghent, Belgium
Art Rotterdam 2008, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Kids in the gallery, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Gent, Belgium
I am your private dancer, CC Strombeek, Grimbergen (Strombeek-Bever), Belgium

2007

APERTO, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Torino, Italy
OPEN, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Made in Gent, Ghent, Belgium
Summercamp, Jonge zwanen, vzw Tapis Plein, Entrepot, Brugge, Belgium
Instalraam Croxaphox, Ghent, Belgium
Lander Thys & Kelly Schacht
Een lek in het zwijgen: NOISE, Poëziezomer Watou 2007, Watou, Belgium
Error #6, King Kong, Antwerpen, Belgium

2006

Youngst*rs2, Hoet-Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
9th ELIA Conference, Parcour(s) Art & Design, Kunstencentrum Vooruit vzw, Ghent, Belgium
Solitude, De Bond, Bruges, Belgium
Coming People, SMAK, Ghent, Belgium

6, Afstudeerproject, De Zaal, Ghent, Belgium

2, GITO, Ghent, Belgium

1, Landgoed ‘De Campagne’, Drongen, Belgium

Moving, Ghent, Belgium

Input/Output, Guido Gezellemuseum, Bruges, Belgium
Klitmultimediafestival, Klit-Site, Ghent, Belgium
De Hele Zaal, De Zaal Hogeschool Gent, Ghent, Belgium

Artworks

A l'avenir , 2017
neon, vinyl

Inner Ear Chambre (Auditiorium), 2017
3 parts of neon, Malleaus, Incus, Stapes, 150 x 120 cm, 160 x 59 cm, 97 x 82 cm