• *1985 in Bonheiden, Belgium;
    Lives and works in Cologne
  •   Meisterschüler of Prof. Henk Visch
  • 2012 Akademiebrief Freie Kunst; Kunstakademie Münster
    Master in Fine Arts; KASK, Ghent
  • 2010 Bachelor in Sculpture; KASK, Ghent
  • 2006 Bachelor in Art Education; KdG, Antwerp

Exhibitions

  • 2017 "The Cure", MaximiliansForum, Munich, DE
  • 2016 "Kevin Spacey", Simultanhalle, Cologne, DE
    "The Stanford Cameo", Qian Ma & Maarten Van Roy, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FR
    "Bronze Skin Tone, Deep Winter", Heimat, Antwerp, BE
  • 2015 "French Kiss * German Angst", Marcel Hiller & Maarten Van Roy, Club Memling, Belgian Consulate, Cologne, DE
  • 2014 “En face", Schmidt & Handrup, Berlin, DE
    "Shell Shock", Philipp Höning & Maarten Van Roy, SØ Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
    "NEW BALANCE", Boutique - Raum für temporäre Kunst, Cologne, DE
    "Hallo Apollo, Bonjour “, Hedah - Centrum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Maastricht, NL
    "BACK", Kristina Berning, Maarten Van Roy, TYSON, Cologne, DE
  • 2013 “Plus vite que son ombre (#2)”, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, NL
    “Plus vite que son ombre”, ArtEZ Galerie, Enschede, NL
    “Like a craftsman would a table or a chair”, Kunstgeschichtliches Institut, Bochum, DE
  • 2012 “Less is More and More as well”, OPEKTA Ateliers, Cologne, DE
    ”cocking a thumb and jerking it in the direction of the outside world”, Graduation Exhibition, Kunstakademie, Münster, DE
  • 2011 “CROX 251”, Croxhapox, Ghent, BE

Group Exhibitions

  • 2017 “Only Revolutions, fiebach, minninger, Cologne, DE
    “Air Biennale“, Nike / sans titre (2016), Paris, FR
    “L.A. should die vor Glück“, Just Married, Los Angeles, USA
    “Kunst für immer # Friends Forever“, Kunstakademie Münster, DE
  • 2016 “Micro Celebrities 2“, Just Married, Brussels, BE
    “Bars and Cafés“, Fahrbereitschaft - Haubrok Foundation, Berlin, DE
  • 2015 “The artists are present sometimes“, Bruch & Dallas at Cofa Contemporary, Cologne, DE
    “Bruch & Dollar$“, Bruch & Dallas, Cologne, DE
  • 2014 “Verf na Van Eyck“, Croxhapox, Ghent, BE
    “Collection Display“, Bossecker, Berlin, DE
  • 2013 “FLAMINGO“, NRW Bank, Münster, DE
    “Cuvée Darling“, Palazzo Trecchi, Cremona, IT
    “STELLDICHEIN“, Bruch & Dallas, Cologne, DE
    “Aanzet“ Longlist Exhibition, Concordia, Enschede, NL
  • 2012 “Jahresgaben 2012“, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, DE
    “Private Kunstsammlungen Münster: Director’s Choice“, Kunsthalle Münster, DE
    “Förderpreisausstellung der Freunde der Kunstakademie Münster“, Kunsthalle Münster, DE
    “Materialismus der Situation”, Speicher II, Münster, DE
    “GentMünsterMünsterGent”, Zwarte Zaal, Ghent, BE
    “REAL MATERIAL – REAL SPACE – REAL TIME“, Werwerka-Pavillon, Münster, DE
  • 2011 “Kunst in der Region”, DA, Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst, Hörstel, DE
    “New is the New New”, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Münster, DE
    “Der Mantel des Pathos #2”, Bijloke-site, Ghent, BE
    “Austauschprojekt Kask-Kunstakademie Münster”, Leonardo-campus, Münster, DE
    2010 “Der Mantel des Pathos”, Leonardo-Campus, Münster, DE
    “Toonmoment Beeldhouwkunst”, Croxhapox, Ghent, BE
  • 2009 “Tais-Toi! Soiree Belle”, Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Ghent, BE
    “Panoramatic”, Espace Ladda, Ghent, BE

Grants, Awards

  • 2017 Residency at Isola Comacina, IT
  • 2016 Residency at Cité des Arts, Paris
    Publication grant Kunststiftung North Rhine-Westphalia
  • 2015 1st Prize Abstracte Schilderkunst, cc Zwaneberg, Heist-Op-Den-Berg
  • 2013 Scholarship of the Flemish authorities
    “Aanzet” – Beeldende Kunstprijs voor Startend Talent (Shortlist)
    Residency at Künstlerdorf Schöppingen.
  • 2012 Artist in Residence at OPEKTA Studios Cologne
    Förderpreis der Freunde der Kunstakademie Münster (Selected)
  • 2011 DAAD Stipendium

Publications

  • 2016 “Van Mosselpiano tot stapelkunst", (h)ART Magazine, #152
  • 2014 “Sk/cULPTUREN“, Darling Publications, Cologne
    Edition of 500
    Artist book – ISBN 978-3-954759-95-6
  • 2013 “FLAMINGO“, Katalog
    “STELLDICHEIN“
    Exhibition catalogue – ISBN 978-3-941765-75-7
  • 2012 “Jahresgaben 2012”, Publication to the exhibition.
    “REAL MATERIAL – REAL SPACE – REAL TIME“
    Catalogue – ISBN 978-3-928682-95-4
  • 2011 “New is the New New”
    Exhibition catalogue – ISBN 978-3-928682-85-5
    “Old is the Old Old“, LP, edition of 50
    “Kunst in der Region”, Exhibition catalogue.
  • 2009 Laddazine, Magazin - Winter Edition 2009