BiographyImages

Installation view:
A realist portayal of someone using love as an escapist drug
De Pont Museum, Tilburg NL
2020

 

Installation view:
A realist portayal of someone using love as an escapist drug
De Pont Museum, Tilburg NL
2020

 

Installation view:
A realist portayal of someone using love as an escapist drug
De Pont Museum, Tilburg NL
2020

 

Drunk on Love by Rihanna
2019
c-print mounted on dibond with aluminium subframe
100 x 100 cm

 

Oh to be a house wife on the way home from the market carrying a paper bag with a large baguette sticking out of the top
2019
c-print mounted on dibond with aluminium subframe
100 x 100 cm

 

Performance still:
Live, Laugh, Limerence
DRAF’s Evening of Performances, London UK
2019

 

Performance still:
Live, Laugh, Limerence
DRAF’s Evening of Performances, London UK
2019

 

Performance still:
FEEL ESTATE (properties of time/house your day going?), HISK, Ghent BE
2018

 

Installation view:
FEEL ESTATE (properties of time/house your day going?), HISK, Ghent BE
2018

 

Performance still:
FEEL ESTATE (properties of time/house your day going?), HISK, Ghent BE
2018

 

Performance still:
The Eggcellent Adventures of Marijke De Roover / Part 1: A Womb of One’s Own
2018

 

Self portraits
2012 – ongoing

 

Video still:
Cosmic Latte
2016

 

Video still:
Is bio the new avant garde
2015

 

Video still:
I cried in front of literally everybody in the entire world
2014

 

TRUMPFORTUNATE (Think Like a Billionaire)
2012

Marijke De Roover, b.1990, BE
Lives and works in Brussels

 

Education

2011-2013       Master of Fine Arts, School of Arts, KASK, Ghent, BE

2008-2011       Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of Arts, KASK, Ghent, BE

 

Exhibitions, Projects and Performances

 

2021

(Upcoming) MODERN LOVE (or Love in the Age of Cold Intimacies), IMPAKT, Utrecht, NL

(Upcoming) MODERN LOVE (or Love in the Age of Cold Intimacies), Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, EE

2020

(Upcoming) MODERN LOVE (or Love in the Age of Cold Intimacies), Museum für Neue Kunst, Freiburg, DE

(Upcoming) Performance: Live, Laugh, Limerence, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK

Solo Show: A realist portayal of someone using love as an escapist drug, De Pont Museum, Tilburg, NL

Performance: Live, Laugh, Limerence, De Pont Museum, Tilburg, NL

2019

Performance: Live, Laugh, Limerence, DRAF, London, UK

Performance: Live, Laugh, Limerence, Rotterdam Garage, NL

Look At me Baby I’m Yours, Penthouse Art Residency, Brussels, BE

Bergen Assembly, Bergen, NO

The Truth is not the Truth, Maison d’Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur-Marne, FR

Colton as Cotton, Contour Biennial, Transnational Alliance

2018

Show me tomorrow, we will go there, HISK, Ghent, BE

Performance: The Eggcellent Adventures of Marijke De Roover / Part 1: A Womb of One’s Own, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, NL

Performance: The Eggcellent Adventures of Marijke De Roover / Part 1: A Womb of One’s Own, Point Ephémere, Paris, FR

To Michael, DOC!, Paris, FR

Empty Your Lungs as Much as Possibe and Repeat the Exercise, Arcade, London, UK

FREMDKÖRPER. Somewhere in Between, BOZAR, Brussels, BE

Performance: The Eggcellent Adventures of Marijke De Roover / Part 1: A Womb of One’s Own, UNTITLED, Moscow, RU

Soft Elements of Some Violent Tendencies, Extra City, Antwerp, BE

PAPER WORKS, Tatjana Pieters, Ghent, BE

State of Statelessness, ISELP, Brussels, BE

2017

The Raft. Art is (not) Lonely, MuZEE, Ostend, BE

Gevaertsdreef 01, Oudenaarde, BE

2016

Streaming Egos – Digital Identities, Goethe Institute, Dusseldorf, DE

Smoothie Conference, TTTT, Ghent, BE, (solo)

JUMANJI, Soft Focus Institute, Ghent, BE

2015

Office for Doubts & Desires, P [exclamation], New York, US

I cried in front of literally everybody in the entire world, Scharpoord SEAS, Knokke, BE

Canned Laughter. Humour in crisis, Geen daden maar woorden festival, Rotterdam, NL

Hamster – Hipster – Handy. Spellbound by the Mobile Phone, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, DE

Is Bio the new Avant-Garde? / Marijke De Roover, with Ryan Trecartin, Rachel
Rampleman, Art Cinema OFFoff, Ghent, BE

2014

#Fuckthenewsstand2014, Trampoline Gallery, Antwerp, BE

Did You Wake up Feeling Authentic Today, a Twitter Musical, Arcade, London, UK

2013

Start Point Prize, Amsterdam (NL), Bratislava (SK), Bucharest (RO), Ghent (BE)