Alex Verhaest Belgium, b. 1985
Alex Verhaest(b.1985) is now actively engaged in creative work, dividing her time between Brussels and Amsterdam. Following her debut solo exhibition in 2013 at Grimm Gallery in Amsterdam, Verhaest has gained considerable attention at arts festivals and prize competitions including: the Electronic Language International Festival in São Paulo, Brazil; the New Face Award in the Japan Media Arts Festival. She has received the Golden Nica from the Ars Electronica, an Austrian arts festival, as well.
Alex Verhaest, Cho Moon Ki: The Absence of PaterfamiliasJune 1 - August 6, 2017The exhibition, The Absence of Paterfamilias, offers the possibility to compare the two artists’ dissimilar methodologies as they approach family portraits that may reflect reality though appear nonetheless strange. Respectively using painting and interactive film in the distant and quite dissimilar cultural spheres of South Korea and Belgium, these two...
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