NICK ERVINCK

°1981, Roeselare, Belgium
Lives and works in Lichtervelde, Belgium
 

solo exhibitions

2018   GNI-RI jan2018, The Black Wall, Sabam - Brussels, BE 21/06/2018 - 30/09/2018
 
2017   GNI-RI sep2017, AXIOM, Hiromi Yoshii - Tokyo, JP 02/09/2017 - 07/10/2017
GNI-RI jul2017, CC Casino - Blankenberge, BE 01/07/2017 - 24/09/2017
GNI-RI apr2017, Maison des Randonneurs - Mont de L'enclus, BE 31/03/2017 - 25/06/2017
GNI-RI feb2017, BAD, ICC - Gent, BE , (curated by Sven Vanderstichelen hosted by Inconzina) 16/02/2017 - 19/02/2017
 
2016   GNI-RI aug2016, Bildraum 07 - Vienna, AT , (collaboration with Ars Electronica) 25/08/2016 - 09/09/2016
GNI-RI apr2016, Oude Kerk - Vichte, BE 01/04/2016 - 17/04/2016
GNI-RI mar2016, Musée Paul Valéry - Sète, FR 11/03/2016 - 22/05/2016
 
2014   GNI-RI jun2014, Museum Dr. Guislain - Gent, BE 13/06/2014 - 31/08/2014
GNI-RI mar2014, NK Gallery - Antwerpen, BE 13/03/2014 - 03/05/2014
GNI-RI jan2014, Beelden aan Zee - Scheveningen, NL , (collaboration with George Minne) 31/01/2014 - 01/06/2014
 
2012   GNI-RI sep2012, Gallo-Romeins Museum - Tongeren, BE 14/09/2012 - 07/01/2013
GNI-RI jun2012, Highlight - San Francisco, USA 15/06/2012 - 18/08/2012
GNI-RI jun2012, Kasteel Beauvoorde - Beauvoorde, BE 09/06/2012 - 09/09/2012
GNI-RI may2012, Ron Mandos - Amsterdam, NL 19/05/2012 - 23/06/2012
 
2010   GNI-RI mar2010, Volta - New York, USA , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 04/03/2010 - 07/03/2010
 
2009   GNI-RI sep2009, SMAK - Gent, BE 05/09/2009 - 29/11/2009
GNI-RI apr2009, Telic - Berlin, DE 03/04/2009 - 15/05/2009
GNI-RI jan2009, Kunstverein Ahlen - Ahlen, DE , (curated by Philippe Van Cauteren) 18/01/2009 - 22/02/2009
 
2008   GNI-RI may2008, Koraalberg - Antwerpen, BE 08/05/2008 - 22/06/2008
GNI-RI apr2008, Venetiaanse Gaanderijen - Oostende, BE , (curated by Christophe De Jaeger - with Boy Stappaert) 19/04/2008 - 18/05/2008
 
2006   GNI-RI dec2006, The Fortis Young Ones Award, Lineart, Flanders Expo - Gent, BE 01/12/2006 - 05/12/2006
GNI-RI nov2006, Brakke Grond - Amsterdam, NL 29/11/2006 - 14/01/2007
 
2004   Digital images and filmstudies, Kunsthalle lophem - Lophem, BE , (curated by Roland Patteeuw) 08/08/2004 - 21/08/2004
 
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group exhibitions

2017   In Situ 2017, Saint Guilhem_le_desert - Languedoc-Roussillon, FR , (Curated by MC Allaire Matte) 08/07/2017 - 17/09/2017
In Situ 2017, Château de foix - foix, FR , (Curated by MC Allaire Matte) 07/07/2017 - 17/09/2017
Black by Labo, C-mine designcentrum - Genk, BE 01/07/2017 - 27/08/2017
Celibataire Divas, Herkenrode Refuge - Hasselt, BE , (curated by De Mijlpaal) 01/07/2017 - 03/09/2017
Goodwood festival of speed, Goodwood house - Chichester, West Sussex, UK , (collaboration with Stratasys) 29/06/2017 - 02/07/2017
3D Printing the World, Fundación Telefónica - Valencia, ES , (collaboration with Stratasys) 14/06/2017 - 22/10/2017
MIRABILIA, La maison des consuls, Musée d’Arts et d’Archéologie - Les Matelles, FR , (Curated by MC Allaire Matte) 03/05/2017 - 03/09/2017
Between Earth and Heaven, PAK - Brugge, BE , (Curated by Sofie Van den Bussche, Frank Demarest and hosted by PAK) 23/04/2017 - 25/06/2017
Alpha & Omega, White Circle - Brussels, BE , (Curated by Nicolas Wierinck) 21/04/2017 - 15/06/2017
Gradient, De Mijlpaal - Knokke, BE 01/04/2017 - 04/06/2017
Fogfair 2017, Fort Mason Festival Pavilion - San Francisco, USA , (Collaboration with Chamber gallery) 11/01/2017 - 15/01/2017
 
2016   Tree of Life, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal - Heusden-Zolder, BE 11/12/2016 - 29/01/2017
Making a Difference / a Difference in Making, Red Dot Design Museum - Essen, DE 27/09/2016 - 30/10/2016
Architect@Work, Paris Event Center - Paris, FR 22/09/2016 - 23/09/2016
Radical Atoms, Ars Electronica - Linz, AT 08/09/2016 - 12/09/2016
New Enlightenment - Technology Symposium, European Forum Alpbach - Alpbach, AT , (collaboration with Ars Electronica) 25/08/2016 - 27/08/2016
Human Factor - Endless Prototyping, DRIVE Volkswagen Group Forum - Berlin, DE , (collaboration with Ars Electronica) 30/06/2016 - 10/09/2016
Het verbeelde westen, Embassy of Belgium - Den Haag, NL 23/04/2016 - 04/12/2016
Mind 2 Machine 2 Material: Technology and Sculpture Today, Northern Arizona University Art Museum - Flagstaff, USA 19/04/2016 - 10/06/2016
Men and machine, De Warande - Turnhout, BE 18/03/2016 - 22/05/2016
Kunstpark Soestdijk 2016, Paleis Soestdijk - Baarn, NL , (curated by Werner van den Belt) 19/02/2016 - 29/05/2016
 
2015   Materia Prima, LABoral - Gijon, ES 14/11/2015 - 08/05/2016
Elements of Art and Science, Ars Electronica - Linz, AT 03/09/2015 - 30/08/2016
Historiology/Archaeography, D+T project gallery - Brussel, BE , (curated by Alexandre Daletchine) 06/06/2015 - 18/07/2015
Ab Homine Creatum, Hof ter Saksen - Beveren-Waas, BE 26/05/2015 - 29/09/2015
Making a difference, Bozar - Brussel, BE , (curated by Marta Male Alemany) 24/05/2015 - 23/06/2015
Vormidable, Beelden aan Zee - Den Haag, NL , (curated by Stef van Bellingen) 20/05/2015 - 25/10/2015
Sweet 18, Kasteel d'Ursel - Ursel, BE , (curated by Dieter Van Den Storm, Wim Mertens, Hélène Bremer, Luisa Bernal, Tamara Berghmans) 01/05/2015 - 05/07/2015
The proof of the pudding (is in the eating), Kusseneers Gallery - Brussel, BE 23/04/2015 - 30/05/2015
 
2014   Green Light District, Budafabriek - Kortrijk, BE , (curated by Christophe De Jaeger) 08/11/2014 - 08/02/2015
Update V, Zebrastraat - Gent, BE 08/11/2014 - 23/11/2014
GO3D, Muscom - Den Haag, NL 04/11/2014 - 04/11/2015
Collection I, Chamber - New York, USA 24/09/2014 - 24/09/2015
Het wonderkabinet, Het Pand - Gent, BE 16/07/2014 - 17/08/2014
Museum to scale, The Baker Museum Naples - Florida, USA , (curated by Ronny Van de Velde) 15/03/2014 - 31/07/2014
 
2013   IM & EX PLICIT, Galerie Tatjana Pieters - Gent, BE , (curated by Luc Derycke) 15/12/2013 - 09/02/2014
Museum to scale, Museum voor Schone Kunsten - Brussel, BE , (curated by Ronny Van de Velde) 12/10/2013 - 02/02/2014
Kortrijk vlaandert, Budafabriek - Kortrijk, BE , (curated by Hilde Van Canneyt) 04/07/2013 - 18/08/2013
(Re)source, 10th edition of 'Beelden op de berg', Arboretum Belmonte - Wageningen, NL , (curated by Koos Flinerman) 14/06/2013 - 15/09/2013
Unity in diversity, Farmleigh Gallery - Dublin, IE 01/05/2013 - 30/06/2013
Art Brussels, - Brussel, BE , (collaboration with Ron Mandos) 18/04/2013 - 21/04/2013
L'origine de l'oeuvre, l'Hospice de Saint-Gilles - Namur, BE 07/02/2013 - 30/04/2013
 
2012   Creativity World Biennale, - Rio De Janeiro, BR 20/11/2012 - 25/11/2012
Update 4, Zebrastraat - Gent, BE 22/09/2012 - 18/11/2012
Brisure - Artistieke verwantschappen, Belfius Bank - Brussel, BE , (curated by Stef van Bellingen) 01/09/2012 - 17/03/2013
Kanal, - Roeselare, BE , (curated by Christa Vyvey) 22/06/2012 - 23/10/2012
artMRKT, - San Francisco, USA , (collaboration with Highlight) 17/05/2012 - 20/05/2012
Beaufort 04, - Bredene, BE , (curated by Philippe van den Bossche, Jan Moeyaert) 31/03/2012 - 30/09/2012
 
2011   Vlaamse Meesters, Hermitage - Amsterdam, NL 04/11/2011 - 01/05/2012
Sympathy for the Devil, Vanhaerents Art Collection - Brussel, BE , (curated by Walter Vanhaerents, Pierre-Olivier Rollin) 30/04/2011 - 30/11/2013
De Stad 3D, Museum Hilversum - Hilversum, NL , (curated by Imke Ruigrok) 15/04/2011 - 18/09/2011
 
2010   Creativity World Biennale, - Oklahoma, USA , (curated by Jon Burris) 15/11/2010 - 08/01/2011
LO10, - Lo, BE 10/07/2010 - 30/09/2010
Volta Basel, - Basel, CH , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 16/06/2010 - 20/06/2010
Art Amsterdam, - Amsterdam, NL , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 26/05/2010 - 30/05/2010
New Monuments, Middelheim - Antwerpen, BE 22/05/2010 - 19/09/2010
Art Brussels, - Brussel, BE , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 23/04/2010 - 26/04/2010
Metamorphosis II, Musei Civici de San Gimignano - San Gimignano, IT , (curated by Christa Vyvey) 17/04/2010 - 26/05/2010
Art Dubai, - Dubai, AE 17/03/2010 - 20/03/2010
Parallellepipeda, M - Leuven, BE , (curated by Edith Doove) 31/01/2010 - 25/04/2010
 
2009   Horizon 8300, CC Scharpoord - Knokke, BE 25/10/2009 - 10/01/2010
Fantastic illusions, MOCA - Shanghai, CN , (curated by Christophe De Jaeger, Art Yan) 12/09/2009 - 18/10/2009
Regenerated, CC de Warande - Turnhout, BE 23/05/2009 - 19/07/2009
SuperStories, 2nd triennial of contemporary arts, fashion and design, - Hasselt, BE 07/02/2009 - 10/05/2009
Art Rotterdam, - Rotterdam, NL , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 05/02/2009 - 08/02/2009
Art Brussels, - Brussel, BE , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 10/01/2009 - 24/01/2009
 
2008   Rodenbach Fonds Award, HISK - Gent, BE 21/10/2008 - 02/11/2008
Ad Absurdum, If the world were clear, there'd be no art, Marta - Herford, DE , (curated by Jan Hoet, Michael Kroger, Lorenzo Benedetti) 19/04/2008 - 27/07/2008
Update II, Award New Media Liedts-Meesen Foundation, Zebrastraat - Gent, BE , (curated by Peter Weibel) 19/04/2008 - 06/06/2008
 
2007   Digital art from Belgium, Telic - Los Angeles, USA , (curated by Christophe De Jaeger) 08/12/2007 - 19/01/2008
 
2006   Progress, Provinciale prijs voor beeldende kunst, Be-Part - Waregem, BE 16/12/2006 - 04/02/2007
 
2005   Young Artists, selected by Philippe van Cauteren, - Gent, BE , (curated by Philippe van Cauteren) 07/06/2005 - 03/07/2005
Sugar-Free, Netwerk - Aalst , BE , (curated by Paul Lagring) 01/05/2005 - 04/06/2005
Prix Godecharle, Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten - Brussel, BE 28/04/2005 - 07/05/2005
Art Brussels, - Brussel, BE , (collaboration with Koraalberg) 15/04/2005 - 19/04/2005
 
2003   Coming People, SMAK - Gent, BE , (curated by Hans Martens, Sam Eggermont) 05/07/2003 - 24/08/2003
Provinciale prijs voor beeldende kunst, Kapel van de Groeningeabdij - Kortrijk, BE 23/03/2003 - 13/04/2003
Provinciale prijs voor beeldende kunst, CC Scharpoord - Knokke, BE 19/01/2003 - 16/02/2003
 
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commissioned works

2018   TRAELOM, Kinderdagverblijf De Kroon - Dendermonde, BE 2018
BIBAFOE, De Waterlelie - Anderlecht, BE 2018
DINZALUN, Prins Bernhardplein - Nuland, NL 2018
ANONOV, NONA - Mechelen, BE 2018
 
2017   WIBIETOE, De Groene School - Anderlecht, BE 2017
OLBERNIUM, CC Casino - Blankenberge, BE 01/07/2017
LUCE, Meander Medical Centre - Amersfoort, NL 2017
TRAHIARD, private commission - Amougies, BE 2017
 
2016   SIUQEMO, private commission - Den Haag, NL 2016
LAPIRSUB, Universiteit - Antwerpen, BE 2016
 
2015   REVEASDENIL, private commission - , BE 2015
REWAUTAL, private commission - , ES 2015
EGNOABER, Centrumplein - Emmen, NL 2015
TIEBLOY, AZ Sint Jan - Oostende, BE 2015
TUOHREM, WZC De Berk - Meerhout, BE 2015
OLNETOP, - Middelkerke, BE 2015
 
2014   REKAMKEIZUM, Park Bel-Air - Willebroek, BE 2014
LENNAP, WZC Immaculata - Overpelt, BE 2014
EITZO, Provinciaal Erfgoedcentrum - Ename, BE 2014
BOLBEMIT, WZC Clarenhof - Hasselt, BE 2014
TOPPAL, WZC Meersminne - Mortsel, BE 2014
BOLBENIL, WZC Riethove - Oudenburg, BE 2014
 
2013   TRACHEOLB, Heilig Hartziekenhuis - Menen, BE 2013
ONID, Kabouterberg UZ Leuven - Leuven, BE 2013
SIUTLEPS, De Brem - Oostende, BE 2013
CIRBUATS, New Zebra - Gent, BE 2013
MOBSTI, WZC De Motten - Tongeren, BE 2013
TSENABO, Sint-Andriesziekenhuis - Tielt, BE 2013
 
2012   ZIEBLOY, Psychiatrisch Ziekenhuis H. Hart - Ieper, BE 2012
LUIZADO, Gallo-Romeins Museum - Tongeren, BE 2012
IMAGROD, Milho - Oostende, BE 2012
NIARGTZAG, Maselis - Roeselare, BE 2012
YAROPRA, AZ Damiaan - Oostende, BE 2012
DAJTROC, WZC 't Hof - Lichtervelde, BE 2012
SIUMET, WZC De Notelaar - Beveren, BE 2012
 
2011   NARZTALPOKS, Ons Erf - Brugge, BE 2011
EGNABO, WZC Yserheem - Diksmuide, BE 2011
 
2010   PRAHIARD, private commission - Sint-Martens-Latem, BE 2010
SOLBAREGIAFUTOBS, Oud Militair Hospitaal - Oostende, BE 2010
 
2009   WARSUBEC, New Zebra - Gent, BE 2009
 
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education / residences

2008   Artist in Residence, BE-Part - Waregem, BE spring/summer 2008
 
2007   Artist in Residence, Hermann&Wagner - , DE summer 2007
 
2005   Artist in Residence, Flacc, centre for arts and visual culture - , BE summer 2005
 
2004   Artist in Residence, Kunsthalle Lophem - , BE summer 2004
 
2001   University college Ghent, department of Fine Arts: mixed media, - Gent, BE 2001-2003
 
1999   University college Ghent, department of Fine Arts: 3D-multimedia, - Gent, BE 1999-2001
 
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awards

2013   CoD+A Award, - Merit winner in the category 'Liturgical' with IMAGROD,
 
2011   Gouden Feniks 2011, - cultuurprijs van het houtland: laureate,
 
2008   Rodenbach Fonds Award, - laureate,
Award New Media, - Liedts-Meesen Foundation: laureate award of the public,
Cultuurprijs 2006-2007, - Kortemark: laureate,
 
2006   Four annual Provincial prize for Fine Arts West-Flanders, - laureate,
The Fortis Young Ones Award, - Lineart: nominated,
Prix Médiatine, - laureate prize Maïs form the city Brussels,
 
2005   Prix Godecharle, - laureate sculpture,
 
2002   Four annual Provincial prize for Fine Arts West-Flanders, - nominated,
 
2001   Stimulans 01, - honorable mention (video and multimedia),
 
2000   Finale Kunstbende, - honorable mention (photography),
 
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grants

2013   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2012   Project Grant of the Province of West-Flanders, - ,
 
2011   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2008   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2007   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
Arts and Heritage Project Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2006   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2005   Youth Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
2004   Arts and Heritage Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
Youth Grant of the Flemish Community, - ,
 
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collections

2015   Universiteit Antwerpen, - Antwerpen, BE
American College of Greece Art Collection, - Athens, GR
KATHO-IPSOC, - Kortrijk, BE
Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen, - , BE
Embassy of Belgium, - Dublin, IE
Gemeente Koksijde, - Koksijde, BE
Stad Tielt, - Tielt, BE
Vanhaerents Art Collection, - Brussel, BE
Shoes or no shoes, - Kruishoutem, BE
Broelmuseum, - Kortrijk, BE
De Vizo verzameling, - Brussel, BE
De Kunstcollectie Hogeschool Gent, - Gent, BE
Provincie Luik, - Luik, BE
Miniature Museum Ria & Lex Daniels , Den Haag - NL,
Collectie Vlaamse Overheid, - , BE
Provincie West-Vlaanderen, - Brugge, BE
Stichting Liedts-Meesen, - Gent, BE
Puilaetco-Dewaay, - Luxemburg, LU
Private collections in Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany and San Francisco, - ,
 
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lectures

2017   Fiber Festvial 2017, Brakke Grond - Amsterdam, NL 12/05/2017
Rapidpro 2017, Koningshof - Veldhoven, NL 07/03/2017 - 09/03/2017
Computational sculptures by Nick Ervinck: between futurism and history, Chronus Art Center - Shanghai, CN 23/02/2017
De strijd tussen het virtuele en het fysieke, tussen de kunstenaar en de ondernemer, BAD, ICC - Gent, BE 16/02/2017
 
2016   Prototyping 2016, Xpo - Kortrijk, BE 09/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
GNI-RI sep2016, Cultuurcentrum - Brugge, BE 18/09/2016
 
2015   GNI-RI sep2015, CBK - Emmen, NL 29/11/2015
Nick Ervinck, Museum Beelden Aan Zee - Den Haag, NL 25/10/2015
Adobe MAX 2015, Los Angeles Convention Center - Los Angeles, USA 05/10/2015
Nick Ervincks sculpturen: tussen futurisme en geschiedenis, Bozar - Brussel, BE 22/06/2015
 
2014   Nick Ervincks computationele sculpturen: tussen futurisme en geschiedenis, Muhka - Antwerpen, BE 20/12/2014
Computational sculptures by Nick Ervinck: between futurism and history, Greenwich University - London, UK 20/11/2014
Meet and greet, Museum Beelden Aan Zee - Scheveningen, NL 19/05/2014
 
2013   3D Print show, Business Design Centre - London, UK , (collaboration with Tobias Klein, Joshua Harker) 07/11/2013
Sculpture lives on, Kröller Müller Museum - Otterlo, NL 04/10/2013
over connectiviteit a2o architecten - Nick Ervinck, Flagey - Brussel, BE , (collaboration with Jan Hoet, Luc Vanmuyssen, Jo Berben, Harm Tilman) 29/04/2013
Zebrastraat, Zebrastraat - Gent, BE , (collaboration with Paul Dujardin, Philippe Leenman) 26/02/2013
 
2012   Artist Talk, Ron Mandos - Amsterdam, NL 30/06/2012
Middaggesprek 'beaufort04', Vrijstaat O - Oostende, BE , (collaboration with Philippe Van den Bossche, Philippe van Cauteren) 21/03/2012
 
2010   Creativity World Forum, Creativity: A Life's Work - Oklahoma, USA 16/11/2010
Design & Engineering Event, Materialise - Leuven, BE 21/10/2010
 
2009   Partizan, Be-part - Waregem, BE , (collaboration with David Claerbout, Lucas Devriendt, Brody Neuschwander) 05/12/2009
Fantastic Illusions, BUDA - Kortrijk, BE , (collaboration with Bram van Oostveldt, Pieter Vermeulen, Anouck Declerq, CREW, Wu Jehui) 13/11/2009
Fantastic Illusions, MOCA - Shanghai, CN 13/09/2009
 
2007   Digital Art from Belgium, Telic - Los Angeles, USA , (collaboration with Stephan Balleux, Anouck De Clerq, Bart Stolle) 08/12/2007
GNI-RI mar2007, Paparazzi_ - Den Haag, NL , (interview with Nick Ervinck by Christophe De Jaeger) 07/04/2007
 
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