Max Pinckers

Biography

°1988, Brussels, Belgium
Lives and works in Brussels, Belgium

www.maxpinckers.be

°1988, Brussels, Belgium
Lives and works in Brussels, Belgium

www.maxpinckers.be

2018

“It is difficult / to get the news from poems / yet men die miserably every day / for lack / of what is found there.”, Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, Antwerp, Belgium
Photo Friction, Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen, Belgium

2017

Wordswordswords, Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, Antwerp, Belgium
Trophy Camera v.09, IDFA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Ecce Homo, Geukens & De Vil, Antwerp, Belgium
Mixing / Memory and Desire, BredaPhoto, Breda, The Netherlands
Museum van de Fotografie van Brussel, Recyclart, Brussels, Belgium
Controversy: Max Pinckers & Sam Weerdmeester, Museum of Contemporary Art in Antwerp M HKA: Inbox, Antwerp, Belgium
Photo London, Magnum Photos, London, UK
Flowers, Plus-One Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Trophy Camera v0.9: Dries Depoorter & Max Pinckers, Braakland Project Space, FOMU, Antwerp, Belgium

2016

Identity as a ™, Stadstriënnale Hasselt, Belgium
Omber, Odradek & Octaëder, D’Apostrof Gallery, Deinze, Belgium
K R A S J 3, Ninove, Belgium
New Blood, Magnum Photos Print Room, London, UK
Solo exhibition, Will They Sing Like Raindrops or Leave Me Thirsty, Re Gallery, MOCAK, Krakow Photomonth Festival, Krakow, Poland
Floating Worlds: Max Pinckers & Daisuke Yokota, Foto-Forum, Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
Max Pinckers & Daisuke Yokota, Two Kinds of Memory and Memory Itself, Gallery Sofie van de Velde, Antwerp, Belgium

2015

Picture This: Contemporary Photography and India, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, USA
“The Struggle for Freedom in: ____”, Lagosphoto Festival 2015, Lagos, Nigeria
European Eyes on Japan / Japan Today vol.17, Pilsen European Capital of Culture, Pilsen, Czech Republic
Happy Birthday Europalia!, Bozar - Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Ailleurs en Folie Tokyo - Two Kinds of Memory and Memory Itself, Maison Folie, Mons, Belgium
Land van Garage, Ghent, Belgium
Small is Beautiful, Gallery Francis Carette, Brussels, Belgium
Will They Sing Like Raindrops or Leave me Thristy, Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
Young Belgian Art Prize Exhibition, Bozar - Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Dialogue - Max Pinckers, Stanislas Lahaut, Gauthier Oushoorn, Johan de Wilde, Ilse D'Hollander, G262, Antwerp, Belgium
De Kunstenaar zal aanwezig zijn. Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium
Will They Sing Like Raindrops or Leave me Thirsty, LOOK/15 Photo Festival, Liverpool, UK
Paris Photo LA, Dillon Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
Solo exhibition, Focus Photography Festival / Motherland, Mumbai, India
Solo exhibition, RIOT, Ghent, Belgium
Art Rotterdam, Sofie Van de Velde / G262, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Solo exhibition, Goa Photo, Goa, India
Solo exhibition, Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography, Dhaka, Bangladesh

2014

Aperture PhotoBook Award, IMA Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Vincent Delbrouck & Max Pinckers, Stieglitz19, Antwerp, Belgium
Coloured Skins, Galerie Ronny Van de Velde, Knokke, Belgium
Verf na Van Eyck, CROXHAPOX, Ghent, Belgium
ArtContest, Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
Solo exhibition, Paraty Em Foco, Paraty, Brazil
Time is what happens when nothing else does, Paviljoen, KASK, Ghent, Belgium
Coming People 2014, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium
The Belgian Six, presented by The Word, Bozar - Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
A Whitsun Wedding | Episode 2, curated by Hans Theys, galerie EL, Welle, Belgium
The Conclusion of A Movement in A Neutral Direction, Botanique, Brussels
The Only Thing You Can't Get Is Red Ink, G262, Antwerp, Belgium
De Fotokopie by Galerie de Schans, Felix &Foam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Icones, BIP | Pixels of Paradise, BAL - Musée des Beaux-Arts de Liège, Belgium
00:00:01 : A Split Second, Fortlaan 17 Gallery, Ghent, Belgium

2013

Indomania, europalia.india, Bozar - Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
City of Levallois Photography Award, L’Escale gallery, Levallois, France
Solo Exhibition, The Fourth Wall, Flageywood, europalia.india, Flagey, Brussels, Belgium
Young Belgian Photography, Fotomuseum (FoMu), Antwerp, Belgium
Rheum, foundfootage.be, Cecilia Jaime Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
foundfootage.be, Private Investigations, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium

2012

Mamihlapinatapai, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Imagine, Flanders Center, Osaka, Japan
GRADUATION, School of Arts, Ghent, Belgium
Fracture, Gabriel Rolt, Berlin, Germany
Between the Lines, CROXHAPOX, Ghent, Belgium
.tiff, Young Belgian Talent Introduced by Fotomuseum (FoMu) Antwerp, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Solo exhibition, Kermisstraat 60, Roeselare, Belgium
Solo exhibition, 44 Gallery, Bruge, Belgium
A Whitsun Wedding, curated by Hans Theys, Welle, Belgium

Bibliography

2016

Lotus, Max Pinckers, published by Lyre Press in May 2016 and introduced at PhotoBook Bristol

2014

Will They Sing Like Raindrops or Leave Me Thirsty, Max Pinckers, self published photobook, Belgium, ISBN 978 9 0819 71515

2013

Rheum, published by De Bedoeling & foundfootage.be, Belgium, ISBN 9789080227408

2012

The Fourth Wall, Max Pinckers, self published photobook, Belgium, ISBN 978908197150, special editions available

2012

Mamihlapinatapai, Max Pinckers & Michiel Burger, self published photobook, The Netherlands

Artworks

from the series 'Margins of Excess', 2018

from the series 'Margins of Excess', 2018

from the series 'Margins of Excess', 2018

from the series 'Margins of Excess', 2018