// Gideon Kiefer Portrait

1970 born in Neerpelt, Belgium

Currently lives and works in Belgium.

// Gideon Kiefer / vita

1970 born in Neerpelt, Belgium
1990-1994 Master in Graphics, Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp / B

Currently lives and works in Belgium.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2019 A Throwback to Ancient Times, It’s No Coincidence, Geukens & De Vil Gallery, Knokke / B
Work, De Markthallen, Herk-de-Stad / B
Douven vs Kiefer –Zo Ver het Oog Zien Kan, Pelt / B
2018 SEQUENCE, UNC Gallery, Seoul / KOR
2017 Fiddling While Rome Burns, Galerie Martin Kudlek, Cologne / D
2016 X Marks The Spot511244824242421, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Antwerp / B
2015 C-Mine Cultuur Centrum, Genk / B
UNC Gallery, Seoul / KOR
2014 Presentation Artist in Residence, Be-Part, Waregem / B
2013 The End of Dreams (Drawings), Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Knokke / B
The Equirectangular Project Site 002, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Antwerp / B
Gideon Kiefer – Tekeningen, Wetenschap Verbergt Waanzin, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent / B
2011 The World Above Ground Is Unstable, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art Antwerp / B
2010 Vaults and the Synesthesia of days and numbers, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Knokke / B
Dioniss Festival, St.-Denijs-Westrem / B
Blueprint of a 3 Day Nightmare – The Plan, Gallery S&H De Buck, Ghent / B
2009 VVB 82 Gallery, Antwerp / B
Settembrini Bookshop, Leiden / NL
Undercover Bookstore, Ghen t/B


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2019 Tekening (Disegno), SASK, Sint-Niklaas / B
2018 Kunstenfestival Watou, Watou / B
2017-2018 Ecce Homo, 63 artists, 9 locations in Antwerp, curator Geukens & De Vil with co-curator Eric Rinckhout, Antwerp / B
Museum to scale 1/7, Fondazione Ghisla Art Collection, Locarno / I
2017 DE OPWARMING, Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp / B
BLACK, C-Mine, Genk / B
The Beauty of the Beast, Kasteel d’Ursel, Bornem / B
Sylvie De Meerleer, Gideon Kiefer and Birde Vanheerswynghels, Galerie Martin Kudlek, Cologne / D
2016 Grote Prijs Ernest Albert, De Garage, Mechelen / B
Drawing Front, Kunstvereniging & Drawing Centre Diepenheim, Diepenheim / NL
10 jaar Kunstenaar van de Maand, Zebrastraat, Ghent / B
Tumultingent, Watt Event Space, Ghent / B
2015 Goodbye Pourbus, Hello Leopold, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Antwerp / B
Aandacht! Aandacht!, C-Mine, Genk / B
Aandacht! Aandacht!, De Warande, Turnhout / B
Kunstenfestival Watou, Watou / B
2014 Provinciale Prijs Beeldende Kunst Oost- Vlaanderen 2013, Caermersklooster, Ghent / B
Something of Value, Lokettenzaal Bank van België en Belgische Senaat, Brussels / B
2013 Museum to Scale 1/7, Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels / B
KATHO departement IPSOC Kortrijk i.s.m. Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent/ B
Museum Op Schaal 1/7, Ronny Van De Velde Gallery / B
The Birth Of Cinema & Beyond, Rosenfeld-Porcini Gallery, London / UK
2012 Are The Limits Of My Language, The Limits Of My World?, Maskara Gallery, Mumbai/ IN
Wenn der Löwe sprechen könnte, wir werden Ihn nicht verstehen, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Knokke / B
Wish You Were Here, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York / USA
2011 Flanders House, New York / USA
A Paper Trail, De Halle – De Warande, Geel / B
Salon, Pianomuseum Maene, Ruiselede / B
THE WEIGHTY BODY, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent / B
(When will they finally see) The Power of Drawing, Geukens & De Vil Contemporary Art, Antwerp / B
2010 Gideon Kiefer & Bart Slangen, Cultuurcentrum Dommelhof, Neerpelt / B
Canvascollection, Bozar Museum, Brussels / B
2009 B&C Group Art Gallery, Mont-Saint-Guibert / B
2008 Moderinsm, De Markgraaf, Hove / B


COLLECTIONS

Caldic Collection, Wassenaar // Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent // Bank Delen, Belgium // Metzler Collection, Luxembourg


RESIDENCES

2014 Artist in Residence, Be-Part, Waregem / B


PUBLICATIONS

In de Luwte van de Tussentijd, Kunstenfestival Watou, 2015.
The Blue Hour of Dreams, UNC Gallery, 2015
Drawing Now Paris Edition 9, CPCT Arts & Events, 2015.
Gideon Kiefer, Uitg. Kannibaal, 2014.
Provinciale Prijs Beeldende Kunst 2013 Catalogue, Caermersklooster, 2014.
Health, Something of Value, RIZIV-INAMI, 2014.
Museum To Scale 1/7, Ronny Van de Velde, 2013.
Are The Limits Of My Language The Limits Of My World?, Maskara Gallery / Geukens & De Vil, 2012.
Landscape Of Images – a view on visual arts in Limburg, Kunst In Limburg, 2012.
AKDT 1962 – 2012, histoires, souvenirs, passions, Fondation d’Utilité Publique, 2012.
The World Above Ground Is Unstable, Geukens & De Vil – Be Part, APE 2011.
A Paper Trail Catalogue, Warande publications, 2011
Illustration now!, calendar, agenda and diary, 2011
When will they finally see the power of drawing, Geukens & De Vil, 2010.
The Weighty Body, Museum Dr. Guislain, Lannoo, 2010.
Preview Berlin Catalogue, Seltmann uns Söhne, 2010.
Canvas Collection/Collection RTBF 2010, Racine – Lannoo, 2010.
Illustration Now! III, Taschen, 2009.