Lien Sergeant

°1979, Antwerp
Lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium

Education:

1998- 2002  Masters Degree in Visual Arts, Higher Institute Sint- Lukas, Brussels [BE]
2001- 2001  Facultad de Bellas Artes, Seville [ES]
2002- 2003  Academy Post St Joost, Postgraduate Autonomous Fine Art, Breda [NL]

Solo- and duo exhibitions [selection]:

2015  ‘Kunstenaar in de kijker’, Kunst in Huis, Antwerp [BE]
2014  ‘Noorderzon’, (woot) Antwerp [BE]
2014  ‘traces of silence’, Morbee Galerie Brussels [BE]
2012  ‘Lien Sergeant’, De Garage, Antwerp [BE]
2011  ‘Lien Sergeant’, In De Living, curator K. Schueremans, Dodoensstraat Antwerp [BE]
2010 ‘Open Ateliers’  in partnership with Cultuurraad Antwerp, Antwerp [BE]
2009 ‘Verwonderd’, Sergeant & Demasure, CJK Kasteel Claeys- Bouüaert Ghent [BE]
2009  ‘A World in two visions’, Sergeant & Hermans, Staf Versluyscentre Bredene [BE]
2008  ‘From Antwerp to Beijing’, Sergeant & Wei, Kasteel Cortewalle Beveren [BE]
2007  ‘SECONDroom week 51’, Papenvest Brussels [BE]
2007  ‘Expo Lien Sergeant, Art In Transit’, sponsored by the Flemish Government, Expozone Transit Antwerp [BE]
2006  ‘Lien Sergeant’, Art Studio Mechelen [BE]

Group exhibitions [selection]:

2016  ‘ATC*2 BXL’, Salon Mommen Brussels [BE]
2016  ‘Jeune Peinture’, Espace d’Art Contemporain la Vache Noire Paris [FR]
2015  ‘Truc Troc’, BOZAR Brussels [BE]
2013  ‘The Story of the Creative’, See.Me Gallery New York [USA]
2013  ‘Art Against Cancer’, De Kollebloem Puurs [BE]
2012  ‘Secret Postcards’, Jan Van Eyck Academy Maastricht [NL]
2012  ‘Cities, a common denominator’, Friedenfestival Alexanderplatz Berlin [DE]
2012  ‘Artists Wanted’, Times Square New York [USA]
2012  ‘Here today, gone tomorrow’, FstForward, Steenplein Antwerp [BE]
2010  ‘Coup de Ville’, curator Stef Van Bellingen & Jan Hoet, Meeting place Knaptandstraat, Sint- Niklaas [BE]
2010  ‘Quand la photo prend le temps’, Summer of Photography 2010, La Médiatine Sint-Lambrechts- Woluwe [BE]
2010  ‘Prix Médiatine 2010’, La Médiatine Sint- Lambrechts- Woluwe [BE]
2009  ‘Bastart’, Lien Sergeant, Peter De Meyer & Raf Peeters, De Foyer Hasselt [BE]
2009  ‘Truc Troc’, BOZAR Brussels [BE]
2008  ‘Arnoevoo’, Staf Versluyscentre Bredene [BE]
2008  ‘Land of Speed’, curator Stef Van Bellingen, Siniscoop Sint-Niklaas [BE]
2008  ‘Beijing’, L. Sergeant, T. Iriks & Z. Wei, Contemporary Wei Gallery Antwerp [BE]
2007  ‘Input/ Output’, De Bond Bruge [BE]
2007  ‘Bastart’, Mine Buildings Houthalen- Helchteren [BE]
2007  ‘Open Ateliers’ District Antwerp and Culture Antwerp [BE]
2006  ‘SPRING’, Queen Fabiola Room Antwerp [BE]
2006  ‘Strange- Stranger- Strangers’, sponsored by District Antwerp, Contemporary Wei Gallery Antwerp [BE]
2005  ‘14 contemporary artists ’, Achturenhuis and Textielhuis Kortrijk [BE]
2004  ‘Installations in the library’, Library Saint- Agatha- Berchem [BE]
2003  ‘Performance, Attitudes’, The Factory Eindhoven [NL]
2003  ‘Zeitraum’, 2YK Galerie Kunstfabrik Berlin [DE]
2003  ‘A Maiden Trip’, Mine Buildings Houthalen- Helchteren [BE]
2003  ‘Quarantaine’, Van Nelle Factory Rotterdam [NL]
2002  ‘ArtNo86x147’, Maison des Arts, Governments House Schaarbeek, CC De Kriekelaar Brussels [BE]
2002  ‘Out of Control’, Free University Brussels [BE]
2002  ‘You’re just an object in my eyes’, Public Space Pavilion Wolfslaar Breda [NL]
2001  Expo CC De Kriekelaar Brussels [BE]
2000  Expo De Kattepoel Brussels [BE]

Projects/ sponsoring:

2010  Selection exhibition ‘Coup de Ville’
2010  Selection ‘Summer of Photography’
2010  Selection ‘Prix Médiatine’
2009  Selection ‘Truc Troc’ BOZAR Brussels
2008  Selection ‘Arnoevoo’ Staf Versluys Centre Bredene
2008  Project ‘From Antwerp to Beijing’ sponsored by City Antwerp
2008  Selection Portfoliodagen WARP, curator Stef Van Bellingen
2007  Selection ‘Input/Output’  De Bond Bruge
2007  Project sponsored by the Flemish Government for solo exhibition ‘Art In Transit’
2006  Publication ‘V-V-V’, sponsored by District Antwerp

Catalogues/ Publications:

2012  Catalogue ‘Secret Postcards’
2010  Catalogue ‘Coup de Ville’
2010  Catalogue ‘Summer of Photography’
2010  Catalogue ‘Prix Médiatine’
2010  Portfolio website Gynaika vzw
2008  ‘Land of Speed’, photo’s in book and movie from Stef Van Bellingen
2007  ‘SECONDroom’ website portfolio
2007 ‘Bastart Catalogue’, Catalogue from artists selected for artist databank ‘Bastart’
2006 ‘V-V-V’, Publication sponsored by District Antwerp, with work from Sergeant Lien [Antwerp, BE], Schmeddes Koosje [Amsterdam, NL], Stolk Myrna [Paramaribo, SR] and Wei Zou [Beijing, CN]
2006 ‘Gynaika Magazine sixth year nr.23 2006’, Gynaika news, Lien Sergeants exhibition at Art Studio
2006 ‘SPRING/2006, young visual talent of Antwerp’, Catalogue from SPRING, Queen Fabiola Room
2005 ‘14 contemporary artists’, Black and white catalogue from ‘The new art group projects’, with work from 14 contemporary artists
2003 ‘Nowhere’, publication with black and white photo’s from Antwerp, Brussels and Berlin, published by Post St Joost
2003 ‘Quarantaine- poster’, Poster from a black and white photo made in Berlin, 1000 copies, published by Post St Joost
2003 ‘Quarantaine’, Publication Post Sint Joost
2002 ‘Out of Control’, Publication of the Official Department of Culture of  the VUB