Mark Grootes

Exhibitions:

01/2021 Predella exhibition with Emma van den Broek, curated by Camille Bladt and Timon Bloemen, Kunsthal Ghent (BE)

09/2020 Lichen groupexhibition curated by Leo Lopez and Koi Persyn, second chapter of Waldeinsamkeit, Brussels (BE)

08/2020 Waldeinsamkeit Residence programme and groupexhibition curated by Koi Persyn at domain Wildenburg, Wingene (BE)

09/2019 SHOW(d)ROOM, exhibition with Thorben Gröbel, Jonathan Paepens and Martijn Petrus at Paepens showroom for sanitary ware, part 2 of Family Business in the workspaces of our parents, Ninove (BE)

06/2019 Gnome Garden, collaboration with Martijn Petrus, Bebebooks artist space, DOK, Ghent (BE)

02/2019 Salon Pièdestal, exhibition with Thorben Gröbel, Jonathan Paepens and Martijn Petrus at Care Wormerveer pedicuresalon, part 1 of Family Business in the workspaces of our parents, Wormerveer (NL)

06/2018 The temple of universal immense healing qualities, graduations, KASK school of arts, Ghent (BE)

02/2018 @Platvvorm, groupexhibition, Platvvorm, Deinze (BE)

04/2017 _Dings, groupexhibition, ARS Projektiruum, Tallinn (EE)

10/2016 Spectrum, groupexhibitions, collaboration with Martijn Petrus, Minus One, Ghent (BE)

05/2016 FaFaFaFrenchtitle, exhibition with Tess Wilders, Ghent (BE)

 

Upcoming:

04/2021 The First Cavedweller with Günbike Erdemir, Atelier Grotto, Brussels (BE)

06/2021 Prize of the Friends of S.M.A.K. groupexhibition at S.M.A.K. Ghent (BE)

07/2021 Publiek Park groupexhibition curated by Young Friends of the Friends of S.M.A.K. in Citadelpark Ghent (BE)

08/2021 Perfume Counter, exhibition with Thorben Gröbel, Jonathan Paepens and Martijn Petrus at the old offices of pharmacy de Gaper, part 3 of Family Business in the workspaces of our parents, Zandvoort (NL)

11/2021 Kinderwartraum, exhibition with Thorben Gröbel, Jonathan Paepens and Martijn Petrus at Kinderarts Paderborn, final part of Family Business in the workspaces of our parents, Paderborn (DE)

 

Education:

2009 – 2013: bachelor of Arts Education, School of Arts (NL)

2013 – 2016: bachelor of Fine Arts, KASK, School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

2016 – 2018: master of Fine Arts, KASK, School of Arts, Ghent (BE)

  • 2017 januari to june: Erasmus exchange, EKA kunstiakadeemia, Tallinn (EE)