L U C E

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e-mail : luceart@googlemail.com
Born in Hasselt, Belgium

SOLO EXHIBITIONS ( selection )

2006 Toulouse France Gallery Amacla
2002 Lille France Gravicel
2002 Toulouse France Galerie Amacla
2000 Temse Belgium Gallery 40
1999 Paris France Atelier in Quarto
1999 Toulouse France Atelier Ph.Minard
1996 Hasselt Belgium Galerie Laegveld
1992 Hasselt Belgium Galerie Acade
1990 Detmold Germany Lippisches Landesmuseum
1989 Hasselt Belgium Galerie Tamara, Cultural Centre
1988 Brisbane Australia Latrobe Terrace Gallery
1981 Orleans France Musee Charles Peguy
1980 Saltillo Mexico Teatro de la Ciudad

GROUP EXHIBITIONS ( selection )

2009 2nd Qijiang International Print Festival, China
2009 ELEVEN-East London Printmakers-Bankside Gallery.London
2009 Salon d'Automne-Print Section,Paris 1994, 2000, '01, '02, '03, '05, '07
2009 Wonderland, V & A Museum of Childhood. London
2009- 100 works on paper, Kentler Intern. Drawing Space.Brooklyn NY
2009 7th British Intern. Mini Print exhibition, GB.
2009- Originals 09, Mall Galleries. London
2009- Wonderland, Brueder Grimm Museum, Kassel. Germany
2008 Little Christmas, Graphic Studio Gallery. Dublin
2008 Winter warmth, Park Gallery & Callender House, Falkirk. Scotland
2008- First Fold, The Jago Gallery. London
2008- Print Open, North Lincolnshire. England
2008- Wonderland, Fairy Tale Museum, Bad Oeynhausen. Germany
2008- Undercover, Graphic Studio Gallery. Dublin
2008- Le Trait. Paris '90, '92, '94, '95, '96, '98, '99, 2001, '03, '04
2008- ESCAPE, De Queeste Kunstkamers, Abele/Watou. Belgium
2008- From Book to Book, Leeds Gallery. England
2008- Estampadura : Corps Pluriels, Castanet Tolosane. France
2007- Thin Skinned, Waterloo Gallery. London
2007- The International mini-print exhibition, Cadaques, Spain. '98
2007- Singular objects from The Artistsbook Library and Kentler flat files at Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn College Library. N.Y.
2007- The International mini-print exhibition, Leicester, U.K.
2007 The International Biennial of Saint-Maur, France, '05
2007- Print Biennial, Sarcelles, France. '86, '90, '92, '97, '99
2007- The International Biennial of Contemporary Prints, Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada
2007- The Artist Book Library, Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn N.Y. 06/07.
2006- 7th.International Graphic Art Exhibition, Ilse Frankenthal, Brunssum, The Netherlands. '03
2006- Paper No Limit, Galeria Sztuki Wspotczesnej, Przemysl, Poland
2006- New York /Paris Dialogue, New York and Paris. 05/06
2006- Triennial World Exhibition of Chamalières, France. '97
2004- Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2004- Small Prints, galerie Amacla, Toulouse, France
2003- Art-Paris, Carrousel du Louvre, Galerie Namy-Caulier, Paris
2002- Exchange France-Quebec, Galerie M.Lacerte, Quebec
2002- Atelier E.Dufour, Montreal, Quebec
2002- European Biennial of Graphic Arts , Brugge, Belgium
2002- Prints and Works on Paper Fair, Paris
2001- Le Genie de l'Estampe, Maison des Metallos, Paris
2001- Print 2001, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2000- Mediatheque de Valence d'Agen, France
2000- Michele Broutta Gallery, Viaduc des Arts, Paris. '98, '99
1999- 2nd Bi-annual Ile de France Engraving Exhibition, Versailles
1999- La Hune Gallery, Paris
2007- Print Biennial, Sarcelles, France. '86, '90, '92, '97, '99
1999- Maximo Ramos Printmaking Prize, Ferrol, Espagne . '86
1995- International Print exhibition Nantes, France . '85, '90
1993- Salon de Mai-Print Section, Paris
1988- Saga / FIAC Edition, Paris . 1987
1982- Grafica Belgica, ICC. International Cultural Centre, Antwerp, Belgium
1980- Art and Materials from '45 to '80, Belgium
1977- International Biennial ,Frechen, Germany

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Belgian Government; Province of Limburg (Be); "Kunst in Huis" (Be); Monterey Museum (Mexico); Saltillo Museum (Mexico); Tbilissi Museum (Rep. of Georgia); International Fine Arts Center, Seoul (South Korea); Stellingwerff Waerdenhof Museum, Hasselt (Be.); Contemporary Art Museum, Chamalières (Fr.); French National Library, Print Collection (BNF, Paris); Frans Masereel Center (FMC Kasterlee, Be); KMSKA, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp (Be); Belgian Royal Library "Albert I" , Brussels (Be); Library of The Province of Limburg (Be); York College (England), Victor and Albert Museum (London)

AWARDS

2nd prize : Print Open

PUBLICATIONS

Contemporary Printmaking, by M.J. Solvit, L.T.A.Editions, Paris 1996
LUCE & Colette Cleeren, Catalogue, Belgium 1989
24th Olympic Games Postcard Project (Selected to represent Belgium), Seoul, South Korea 1988
Illustrated Biographical Dictionary of Belgian Artists Since 1830, Arto, Brussels 1987
Dictionary of Painters, Sculptors, Designers and Printmakers, Vol. 8 of the Benezit
Personal Profile in "Encounters with 89 Flemish Artists" by A. Vandeghinste, Belgium
1982
STROOM N,25, p.35, June 2007. Digital poetry magazine, Belgium.
STROOM N 33, p.12, May 2009.

ARTIST'S BOOK

La Nuit Incertaine (Uncertain Night)
Poem by Eric Brogniet in French, translated in dutch by Jan Mysjkin, in English by Patrick Williamson
Co-edition : TranSIGNUM & Co - Paris,and the Frans Masereel Center - Belgium.
February 2004

Canticle
Poem by John F. Deane in english, translated in french by Jacques Rancourt
Editors : TranSIGNUM & Daniel Leuwers - Paris.
June 2004

LAURIE LEE
An illustrated edition of poems by Laurie Lee (The Pocket Poets, 1960, Vista Books)
London 2007

THE JOURNEY
A handmade little book
London 2007

 

EDITION

"Vertige"
For "Les Amis Du Trait" - Paris June 2004
Printed by atelier Lacouriere et Frelaut - Paris

STUDIES

Graphic Arts: St. Lucas Academy of Art, Antwerp, Belgium
Printstudios Atelier Lacouriere, Paris. Atelier 17, Paris. Atelier 63, Paris.
Artichoke Print Workshop, London
Frans Masereel Center, Belgium
East London Printmakers, London