JV-Biografia

Jan VercruysseSolo Exhibitions

2014
CHARLIE WAS A SAILOR, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2013
AND THEN THERE WERE NONE, Tucci Russo, Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy

2012
Works 1990–2011, Curated by Anne Pontégnie, Barbara Gladstone, New York, NY, USA 2011
Places (Lost), Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte contemporanea, Turin, Italy

2010
Places (Lost), Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium 2009
Jan Vercruysse, Works 1975–2009, Museum M, Louvain, Belgium
Places, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte contemporanea, Turin, Italy
Labyrinth and Pleasure Garden, Kunstmuseum aan Zee, Ostend, Belgium

2008
Ventaglio, Xavier Hufkens – Tucci Russo, Art Basel Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland 2007
Ventaglio di Pesaro, Centro Arti Visive Pescheria, Pesaro, Italy

2006
Places (Luoghi), Tucci Russo Studio per l’arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Turin, Italy

2005
Studio Trisorio, Rome, Italy
Places, Tracy Williams, New York, NY, USA

2004
Centro Culturale Vistamare, Pescara, Italy

2003
Labyrinth & Pleasure Gardens, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Elise, ti voglio parlare, Galleria Tucci Russo, Torre Pellice, Turin, Italy

2002
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Camera Oscura & Other Works, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy
Fontane Luminose, Luci d’Artista, Piazza Bodoni, Turin, Italy

2001
Salto Prolungato, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
Most Recent Works, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2000
Les Paroles (Letto), L. & M. Durand-Dessert, Paris, France 1999
Portraits of the Artist, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Tre Opere, BASE/Progetti per l’arte, Florence, Italy
Opere 1997 – 1999, Les Paroles – Les Paroles (Letto), Galleria Tucci Russo, Torre Pellice, Turin, Italy

1998
Galleria Gianluca Collica, Catania, Italy

1997
Tombeaux 1988/1991 – Constellation # 2, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Portraits of the Artist, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1996
Galleria Tucci Russo, Torre Pellice, Turin, Italy
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY, USA

1995
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
The Villas, Museum Haus Esters & Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany

1994
Prenten, Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands National Gallery
St. Agnes Monastery, Prague, Czech Republic

1993
ZERYNTHIA, Associazione per l’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Lisson Gallery, London, UK
Biennale di Venezia – Padiglione Belga, Venice, Italy
Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris, France

1992
Tombeaux (Stanza), Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Turin, Italy
The Power Plant, Toronto, ON, Canada

1991
Books & Prints, Christine Burgin Gallery, New York, NY, USA

1990
Tombeaux (Stanza), Galleria Mario Pieroni, Rome, Italy, travelled to Galerie Peter Pakesch, Vienna, Austria;
Christine Burgin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Boeken & Prenten, Galerie Bruges-La-Morte, Bruges, Belgium
Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1989
Tombeaux (Stanza), Galeria Marga Paz, Madrid, Spain, travelled to Lisson Gallery, London, UK; Galerie
Joost Declercq, Gent, Belgium
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Galleria Locus Solus, Genoa, Italy

1988
Für Elise, Galerie Joost Declercq, Ghent, Belgium
Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Tombeaux (Stanza), Galleria Locus Solus, Genoa, Italy, travelled to Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris, France

1987
Galeria Marga Paz, Madrid, Spain
Galleria Mario Pieroni, Rome, Italy
Lisson Gallery, London, UK
Galerie Peter Pakesch, Vienna, Austria

1986
ARC, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris, France

1985
Dam 43, Middelburg, The Netherlands
Galerie Joost Declercq, Ghent, Belgium

1983
Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris, France
Galerie Michèle Lachowsky, Antwerp, Belgium

1982
Drie Individuelen, Museum Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium 1981
Vereniging Aktuele Kunst, Gewad, Ghent, Belgium

1979
Autoportraits, Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris, France 1978
Circonlocutions, Vereniging voor het Museum, Ghent, Belgium
ICC, Antwerp, Belgium (Für Elise)

1977
Jan Vercruysse, Raapstraat 8, Antwerp, Belgium
MTL Galerie, Brussels, Belgium
GROUP EXHIBTIONS

2019
Joint is Out if Time, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome, Italy

2018
Sanguine/Bloedrood. Luc Tuymans on Baroque , M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium
PRESENT, Museum Van Buuren, Brussels, Belgium

2017-2021
The Way Beyond Art, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2017
Entre nous quelque chose se passe, M Museum, Leuven, Belgium
Dissolve into a red dwarf, Island, Brussels, Belgium

2016-2017
From Broodthaers to Braeckman. Photography in the Visual Arts in Belgium, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium

2016
The Eighties – A Decade of Extremes, M HKA – Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen. Everything Architecture, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium

2015-2016
European Ghosts – the representation of art from Africa in the twentieth century, Mu.ZEE, Ostend, Belgium

2014
De verloofden, curated by Philippe Van Cauteren, Belfius Bank, Brussels, Belgium
Small Museum for the American Metaphor, Redcat, Roy and Edna
Disney/CalArts Theater, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Secret Passions: Private Flemish Collections, Tripostal, Lille, France
Use me, Herbert Foundation, Ghent, Belgium
THE EVER CHANGING BODY | DEEL II, CC Strombeek, Brussels, Belgium

2013
Bazar Belge/Bazaar België, la Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium

2010
The Good, The Bad & The Ugly – CC Mechelen, Mechelen, Belgium
The State of Things, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium, travelled to National
Art Museum of China – NAMOC, Beijing, China
Ich weiss garnicht, was Kunst ist – Einblicke in eine private Sammlung, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany

2009
Twentysix Gasoline Stations ed altri libri d’Artista – Una collezione, Museo Regionale di Messina, Messina,
Italy
Guardami Il volto e lo sguardo nell’arte 1969-2009, Museo Cantonale d ́Arte Lugano, Lugano, Italy
T-Tris : Un « jeu » de construction entre les collections de la Province de Hainaut, du Muhka et du Mudam,
B.P.S.22 – Espace de Création Contemporaine, Charleroi, Belgium
Summer Show, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Le chant de la carpe, Centre d’Art du Parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux, France
Sound of Music, Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent, UK
Beaufort03 – Art by the Sea , Beaufort Triennale, Ostend, Belgium
Spazio Libro d’Artista – Palazzo Manganelli , Catania, Italy
Constanti del classico nell’arte del XX e XXI secolo, Fondazione
Puglisi Cosentino – Palazzo Valle, Catania, Italy
The Anniversary Show – Tracy Williams, Ltd, New York, NY, USA
Something else!!!! – MAN – Museo d’Arte di Nuoro, Nuoro, Italy

2008
Het Spel van de Waanzin, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent, Belgium
Collectie XXII Fantasy, MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse
Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium
Beautiful People, Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida, Spain

2007
Verzameling Roger en Hilda Matthys-Colle, MDD – Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
Who’s got the Big Picture?, MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium
Beautiful People et la Blessure Secrète, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, France
Esposizione Collettiv, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
Critical Mass – Kritische Masse III, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Tipos moviles, Objectif exhibitions, Antwerp, Belgium
Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy

2006
Lignes Brisées/Borken Lines, Le printemps de septembre, Toulouse, France
Extiem, Poëziezomer 2006, Watou, Belgium
The 80’s. A topology, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Underlining, Tucci Russo Studio per l’arte Contemporanea, Torre Pelice, Turin, Italy
(…) Works and Documents from the Herbert Collection, Macba, Barcelona, Spain

2005
Down the Garden Path: The Artist’s Garden After Modernism, Queens Museum of Art, New York, NY,
US
Castellani, Spalletti, Vercruysse, Airò, Galleria Nicola Fornello, Prato, Italy

2004
Dear ICC, Aspecten van de actuele kunst in België 1970 – 1985, MuHKA, Antwerp, Belgium 2003
Happiness : A Survival Guide for Art and Life, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

2002
Spread in Prato, Commune di Prato, Italy
Collectie winter 2002 – 2003, MuHKA, Antwerp, Belgium

2001
Enclosed and Enchanted, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield, UK
Communicación entre las artes, 1st Bienal de Valencia Convento del Carmen, Valencia, Spain
Chairs in Contemporary Art, Castello di Udine, Udine, Italy
Heart of Glass, Queens Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA

2000
Around 1984. A look at Art in the Eighties, P.S.1, New York, NY, USA
Enclosed and Enchanted, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK
A travers le Miroir, Musée de Rouen, Rouen, France
Réalisation d’un projet public, «Aurore/Folie d’Orléans», Orléans, France
Galleria Gianluca Collica, Catania, Italy

1999
La consolation. Oeuvres de la Collection de la Communauté Flamande de Belgique, Curated by Yves Aupetitallot, Magasin, Grenoble, France
Trattenendosi, an exhibition with works from the collection of the Flemish Community and ensembles work by Ricardo Brey, Franky DC, Sven ‘t Jolle, Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven and Philippe van Snick, Curated by Jan Hoet, Zitelle – Antichi Granai, Venice, Italy

1998
Culturgest. The 80’s : Works by 38 Artists from Around the World, Curated by Maria de Corral, Edificio Sede da Caixa Geral de Depositos, Lisbon, Portugal
Wounds. Between Democracy and Redemption in Contemporary Art, Curated by Pier Luigi Tazzi and David Elliott, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Two hours wide or two hours long. Through Art and Society. The Fascinating Faces of Flanders. 58/98, curated

by Barbara Vanderlinden, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, Portugal and Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium

1997
Serre Gennaio 97, Quattro Artisti. Opere di : Karel Appel, Marco Bagnoli, Bizhan Bassiri, Jan Vercruysse,
Centro Civico per l’Arte Contemporanea “La Grancia”, Serre di Rapolano, Siena, Italy
Maakt Kunst Staat?, Provincial Museum, Hasselt, Belgium
Eleganza e Desiderio. A Lecture by Pier Luigi Tazzi accompanied with works by Jan Vercruysse,
Ettore Spalletti, Juan Munoz, Jean-Marc Bustamante, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Controfigura. Daniela De Lorenzo, Liliana Moro, Giuseppe Penone,
Jan Vercruysse, Palazzo Pretorio, Peccioli, Italy 1996
Opera Paese, Rome, Italy

1995
Call it Sleep, Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 1994
Art-Union-Europe, Zappeion Megaron, Athens, Greece
Omaggio a Massacio, Erice, Italy

1993
Juxtapositions, Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Het Sublieme Gemis (The Sublime Void), Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, Belgium
Aufscheinungen, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland

1992
Armleder, Artschwager, Bickerton, Vercruysse, Kunsternes Hus, Oslo, Norway, travelled to Porin Taidemuseo,
Pori, Estonia
The Last Days, Museo Salas del Arenal, Sevilla, Spain
Silence. Contradictory shapes of Truth, Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
De Cordier, Dujourie, Van Oost, Vercruysse, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
The Sydney Biennale, Sydney, Australia
Books, Prints, Objects Published by Yves Gevaert, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1991
Espacio Mental, IVAM – Centre del Carme, Valencia, Spain 1990
Le Spectaculaire, Université Rennes 2, Rennes, France
Weitersehen, Museum Haus Esters & Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany
L’Art en Belgique au XX siècle, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris, France

1989
Open Mind, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
Einleuchten, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Förg, Iglesias, Spalletti, Vercruysse, West, Wool, Pieroni, Rome, Italy, travelled to Galerie
Joost Declercq, Ghent, Belgium; Hetzler, Cologne, Germany; Galeria Marga Paz,
Madrid, Spain; Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, USA; Pakesch, Vienna, Austria
Prospect ‘89, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany
BühnenStücke, Kunstverein München, München, Germany
Periodo di Marmo, XX Rassegna Internazionale d’Arte di Acireale, Acireale, Sicily, Italy

1988
Cultural Geometry, Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece
Zeitlos, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Nooit geziene werken, Galerie Joost Declercq, Ghent, Belgium

1987
Dokumenta 8, Kassel, Germany
Inside/Outside, MUHKA, Antwerp, Belgium
S. Balkenhol, W. Kötz, J. Vercruysse, Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
Munoz, Sarmento, Sicilia, Vercruysse, Galeria Marga Paz, Madrid, Spain

1986
Een Keuze, RAI ‘86, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Chambres d’Amis, Ghent, Belgium
Initiatief ‘86, St. Pietersabdij, Ghent, Belgium
Sonsbeek ‘86, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Aperto ‘86, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Correspondentie Europa, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Au coeur du Maelström, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
A Distanced View, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY, USA
Die Wahlverwantschaften – ZITATE, Stadtmuseum Graz, Graz, Austria
Bazilebustamante, Niek Kemps, Jan Vercruysse, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Palais Wilson, Genève, Switzerland
Bijl, Dujourie, De Keyser, Vercruysse, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland

1985
L’Indifférent, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, UK
Sources. Three Flemish Artists, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Seconds Ateliers Internationaux de Fontevraud, FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Fontevraud, France

1984
Alibis, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Lisson Gallery, with Lili Dujourie & John Murphy, London, UK

1982
Oudenaarde, Oude Abdij Maagdendale, Oudenaarde, Belgium

1981
4 Werken, (Dujourie, Geys, Vercruysse, Vermeiren), Vereniging Aktuele Kunst, Gewad, Ghent, Belgium

1980
Jonge Belgische Kunst, ICC, Antwerp, Belgium

1979
Actuele Kunst in België, Museum Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
Clemente, Dujourie, Grayson, Murphy, Robbins, Vercruysse, De Vereniging & Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens,
Deurle, Belgium

1977
Magasins & Entrepôts Réunis «DE KLOK – LA CLOCHE», Antwerp, Belgium