Peter Rogiers


Biography

 

1967  Born in Antwerp, Belgium

Lives and works in Oud-Heverlee, Belgium

 

EDUCATION

 

1994-1996 Jan Van Eyck-Akademie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

1988-1992 Sint-Lukasinstituut, Hogere Leergangen, Brussels, Belgium

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2014   A Hunter's Night, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2013    Ectoplasm, Galerie Richard, Paris, France

 

2012    Peter Rogiers, Galerie Richard, New York, N.Y., USA

Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

Peter Rogiers, CC Belgica, Dendermonde, Belgium

 

2011    Tim van Laere Gallery Yard, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2010    Guitar Solos In Wicked Nature Seasons, Tim van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2008    Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

De Garage, Mechelen, Belgium

 

2007    Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, C.A., USA

Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

 

2005    Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2004    Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

 

2002    Flac@, Casino Modern Waterschei, Ghent, Belgium

Window Exhibition, White Out Studio, Knokke-Heist, Belgium

 

2000    Middelheim Open Air Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium

 

1999    Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Peter Rogiers - In Motion, part I, Eye-N & Yet, Leuven, Belgium

 

1997    The Practice, Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

 

1996    Jan Van Eyck-Akademie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

 

1995    Jan Van Eyck-Akademie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Galerij Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2014    25 years, Galerie Richard, Paris

             Art Paris, Galerie Richard, Paris, France 


2012   Upside Down | Let's Dance,  Cultuurcentrum Strombeek, Ghent, Belgium

  Art Paris, Galerie Richard, Paris, France 

 

2012    BRAFA’12, Museum To Scale, Brussels, Belgium

Behind the Curtain, Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

           Tomorrow is the Question, S.M.A.K. Urban Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent, Belgium

 

2011    Accidental Thoughts And Metaphors, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York City, N.Y., USA

 

2010    Wild Thing. A Summer Exhibition, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA, USA

UltraMegaLore - Fashion Icon Testimony, Fashion Museum, Hasselt, Belgium

 

2009    Beaufort 03 - Art By The Sea, Ostende, Belgium

 

2008    The Hands of Art, S.M.A.K.Urban Museum of Contemporary Art, Gent / MARTa Museum of Contemporary Art, Herford, Germany

 I am your private dancer, CC Strombeek, Grimbergen, Belgium

 L.A. Art New York, Roberts & Tilton, New York, N.Y., USA

Corpus Delicti - Contemporary Art in the Brussels Law Courts, Law Courts, Brussels, Belgium

 

2007    Black is Black, S.M.A.K. Urban Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent, Belgium

L.A. Art New York, Roberts & Tilton, New York, N.Y., USA

Review, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

From Now!, LLS 387, Antwerp, Belgium

Jubilee, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp as guest in KMSKA Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2006    Sculptural Desire, Dendermonde, Belgium

Long Live Sculpture!, Middelheim Open Air Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Dig for Fire, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Extiem, Watou, Belgium

Dots, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium

Group Exhibition, Speelhoven, Aarschot, Belgium

Group exhibition, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, C.A.,USA

 

2005    Hit You With A Flower, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2004    Drawings, Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium

Lustwarande 04 - Disorientation by Beauty , Tilburg, The Netherlands

Footnotes & Context, KU Leuven, Heverlee, Belgium

 

2003    Once Upon A Time… (A Look at Art in Belgium in the 90s), MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium

Faces…Facing, Flac@, Casino Waterschei, Genk, Belgium

 

2002    Curtain-Fire, Leuven, Belgium

Grimbergen 2002, an exhibition outdoors, Grimbergen, Belgium

(conflict) across borders Flac@, Casino Waterschei, Genk, Belgium

 

2001    Peter Rogiers, Johan Tahon, Roof Terrace of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C., USA

 

2000    10 Pai, Kuressaare Castle (Estonia) - Vandewalle Farm, Kuurne, Belgium

 

1999    The Consolation. A Selection from the Collection of the Flemish Community, Le Magasin, Grenoble, France

The Slide, Liebaert Projects, Kortrijk, Belgium

Real time @ zoersel’99, Zoersel, Belgium

Peter Rogiers, Johan Tahon, Ludwig Vandevelde, Gordes, France

Artwork acquired by the Flemish Community, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium

 

1998    The Rules of Art, Multiplicity, W. 025, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

1997    Makes Art State?, Provinciaal Museum, Hasselt, Belgium

Green Easter, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

Tactiele Beeldentuin, K.M.P.I. Spermalie, The White House, Loppem, Belgium

Reality Revisited - The Reminder as Desire, Fundacio "la Caixa", Barcelona, Spain

Trapped Reality, Arts Center Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

 

1996    Open Days, Jan Van Eyck-Akademie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Artworks acquired by the Flemish Community in 1994-1995, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium

 

1995    Quarters, Oude Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands

 

1992    Winners' Exhibition, Sint-Lukasgalerij, Brussels, Belgium

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

 

2008    Peter Rogiers, Cultural Mechelen, Mechelen

 

2006    Images of the new generation. review in: De Standaard , 05 / 24-25 - p. 3

Interview: Peter Rogiers shows two works in Middelheimmuseum. "Sculpting is too much hassle

kitchen". interview in: De Standaard , 05 / 31, p.4

 

2005    FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture. Yearbook 2004. Genk : FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture, 136 p., ill.

Peter Rogiers. intention animation ?Creator? (Channel Oh). (info) in: FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture. Yearbook 2004. Genk : FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture, Dutch

Faces... / Facing. Study Text: The non-face. (text) in: FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture. Yearbook 2004. Genk : FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture,  Dutch

(Conflict) across borders. Location of the project. (info) in: FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture. Yearbook 2004. Genk : FLAC© - Center for Arts and Visual Culture, Dutch

 

2004    Art of the Last-Generation. "Once upon a time", the Nineties in the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp. Review in: De Morgen , 01/15 - p.21: col. ill.

Leuven goes for Contemporary Art. Review in: De Standaard , 10 /14, p.27

FLAC©  Center for Arts and Visual Culture. Genk: FLAC© -Center for Arts and Visual Culture, 72 p.

 

2003    Origin. Kris Dewitte portrays Amsterdam: Flemish Cultural Centre of Brakke Grond,  222p., ill.

Decade. Decade. Art in Belgium after Documenta IX. Belgian art after Documenta IX. Leuven: Ludion, CERA Holding, 16 p., ill.

 

2002    Behind the scenes of the art. Artist as intermediary for artists. (review) in: Kunstbeeld, pp. 23-24

Barrage of Young Talent. Review in: The Huisarts, 04/10

Young artists from their own region shine in Sperlonga Fire, Review, in: 05 / 02, p.17

An Artistic Genuflection. Contemporary art, Review, in:  06/03

Grimbergen is on the road to San Giovanni. ‘Grimbergen 2002’ Brings Top Art Outside, review in: De Morgen , 06 / 24, p.27: . ill.

Legged art in Grimbergen green. Review, in: De Standaard , 07/04, p.17

Art from the digital studio, Text in: De Morgen, 11/07, p. 29 : ill.

Sper Fire. Expressive Young Talent in Flemish Brabant. Leuven, 72 p.: ill.

Grimbergen. Alsemberg, 82 p.: ill.

 

2001    The Choice of the Curator. Farewell Exhibition of Flor Bex in Breda, review, in: De Morgen jrg. 23, 11/23 - p.26, ill.

MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerpa guest. The choice of Florent Bex. Breda : De Beyerd

 Fine arts 1996 / 1997 / 1998 collection of Flemish Community Acquisitions. Brussels ,312 p. ill.

Art in Belgium after 1975. Antwerpen : Mercatorfonds, 480 p. ill.

Belgium / Flanders. in: Connecting Worlds. Contemporary Sculpture From the European Union. Washington D.C.

Connecting Worlds. Contemporary sculpture From the European Union. Washington D.C. 84 p.ill.

Artists' studios. Lieven Nollet. Antwerpen, 114 p. ill.

 

2000    Peter Rogiers, Middelheim Open Air Museum of Sculpture, Antwerpen

Art in Mission, Vlaams Bouwmeester. Ministry of the Flemish Community, Brussels

10 PAIR. Art from Estonia and Flanders, Vandewalle Farm, Kuurne

E. BRACKE, Peter Rogiers. Middelheimmuseum of Antwerp, in Metro (Annex De Morgen), 11 May

Jan BRAET, Doctor Who in Middelheim, in Knack, 7 June, pp. 90-91

Luk LAMBRECHT, Peter Rogiers. Middelheim Open Air Museum, in Flash Art, October, pp.113-114

Marc RUYTERS, The Two Worlds of Peter Rogiers, in Our Heritage, 1, January-February, pp.42-48

Marc RUYTERS, Concept: Surprise,Time in Culture, Annex to the Financial & Economic Time,17 May, p.5

Christine VUEGEN,The Advancing Sculpture of Peter Rogiers, in Kunstbeeld, May, pp. 24-25

Christine VUEGEN, Irrepressible Creative Urge, in De Huisarts

Stephanie GEORGES, Sculpture Middelheim, The Importance of Limburg, 16 June

Guy GILSOUL, Attention, fragile!, in Le Vif/L’Express, 14 July, p. 85

 

1999    Real Tiime @ Zoersel ’99, Zoersel

La Consolation. Works from the Collection of the Flemish Community of Belgium, Magasin, Grenoble

Edith DOOVE, Playful, The Big Parade, attachment in the Standard, 7 April

Luk LAMBRECHT, Coralline, in De Morgen, 19 April

Els ROELANDT, At the foot of the Alps. Flemish contemporary art guest in Grenoble, in Knack, 24 March, pp. 94-95

Marc RUYTERS, Peter Rogiers…Time in Culture, attachment in the Financial Economic Time, 31 March

 

1998    Bart DE MUNCK, Playing with chaos. Interview with Peter Rogiers, in Deus Ex Machina,85, pp.63-67

Marc RUYTERS, Peter Rogiers, in Overview of Contemporary Sculpture in the Netherlands and Flanders, ed. by Our Inheritance, Rekem

 

Stella SANTACATTERINA, The Rules of Art. Multiplicity (cat), W 139, Amsterdam

 

1997    Green Easter, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens Deurle

Trapped Reality, Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona

Reality Revisited - Remembrance and Longing, Fundacio La Caixa, Barcelona

Peter Rogiers, Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp

Art Bruxelles (Xavier Hufkens), in Arts, Antiques, Auctions, December 1996 - January, p.50

Luk LAMBRECHT, Peter Rogiers. Xavier Hufkens, in Flash Art, Jan/Feb , pp. 107-108

Luk LAMBRECHT, Peter Rogiers. Galerie Xavier Hufkens, in Blocnotes, Jan/Feb.,pp.129-130

Luk LAMBRECHT, Angle Freedom of Movement, in De Morgen, 31 December

Peter Rogiers in Deus ex Machina, July

Marc RUYTERS, Expo (North Antwerp) in Weekend Knack, 25 October

Rose BLINDMAN, Lots of potential. Green Easter at Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens in Artsenkrant, 7 March

Max BORKA, Green Easter Flower Art from Reading Twilight Zones. Exhibition of Bart Cassiman in Deurle, in De Standaard, 15-16 February

Jan BRAET, Eros and Narcissus in their first bloom, in Knack, March , pp. 68-69

Eric BRACKE, Create a Green Easter in the Spring?, in De Morgen, 8 February

Eric BRACKE, The fragmented Archipelago, in De Morgen, 14 February, p.20, ill.

Lieven DUFOUR, Sculpture by touch alone to visit¸ in De Standaard.

Expo, in Blaazuit, March, p.24, ill.

Green Easter asks slow attention in The Financial Economic Time, 8 February

Frank HEIRMAN, Six Young Artists Make Green Easter, in The Gazette of Antwerp, 12 March

Kiosk, in De Standaard, 6 November, p.10, ill.

Claude LORENT,The spring of the art, in La Libre Belgique, 10 March

Dirk MARTENS, Contemporary Art from Six Loners, in Het Nieuwsblad, 13 February

Anne MILKERS, A Matter of Mental Flexibility, in De Morgen, 22 February, ill.

Dirk PÜLTAU, Opposition to the Dominant Art, in NRC Handelsblad, 8 March

 

1996    Luk LAMBRECHT, Arts Handles (Excerpts) in De Morgen, 22 November

Marc RUYTERS, Expo (Strong Images) in Weekend Knack, 20 November, p.129

Christine VUEGEN, Xavier Hufkens Gallery. Peter Rogiers, in This Week in Brussels, 22 November

Frank HEIRMAN, Flanders buys 20 Million Euros in Art, 23 en 24 November, p.24, ill.

Luk LAMBRECHT, 1995 in De Morgen, 5 January

Marc RUYTERS, Flemish Community Buys Fewer but Stronger Art, in De Standaard, 28 Nov., p.9, ill.

Paul WILLEMSEN, Flemish Community Buys Less but Stronger Art, in De Standaard, 28 Nov., p.9. ill.

 

1995    Luk LAMBRECHT, Respite, in De Morgen, 4 November, p.47

 

1992    Winners' Exhibition, Sint-Lukasgalerij, Brussels, Belgium

 

COMMISSIONS

2011     "Jack Flash", Peer, Belgium

 

2010     "Court of Egmont", Mechelen, Belgium

             "To The Bogaerd", Peer, Belgium

 

2009     "Ballroom Danser", O.L.V.-Ziekenhuis, Belgium 

 

2007     Aalst Art on arrival, Province of Flemish Brabant, Belgium

 

2005     Letter "O" in collaboration with Tom Naegels, Antwerp, Belgium

             "Coconuts For Dendermonde", Main square, Dendermonde, Belgium

 

2004     ‘City of Letters, ABC’, Regional Hospital, Sint-Truiden, Belgium

 

2001-2   v.z.w. Imelda, Bonheiden, Belgium

 

1999     Flemish representation, commissioned by the Flemish Community,
 Flemish Government Architect,        

             Koninginnegracht, The Hague,The Netherlands

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

S.M.A.K., Ghent

MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium

‘Art on Arrival’, province Flemisch Brabant, Belgium

Letter ‘O’ in collaboration with Tom Naegels, Stad van Letters in the framework of ABC 2004, Antwerp, Belgium

‘Coconuts for Dendermonde’, de Grand Place, Dendermonde, Belgium

Hospital Sint-Trudo, Sint-Truiden, Belgium

Hospital Imelda, Bonheiden, Belgium

‘Flemish Representation’, Ministry of the Flemish Community, Vlaams Bouwmeester, The Hague, The Netherlands