baronian_francey
Born 1977 in Aleppo (SY)
Lives and works in Ghent (BE)

EDUCATION


1999-2003
_ Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK), University College Ghent, MFA Visual Arts, Photography (BE)

1995-1998
_ Sint-Lukas Brussels, University College of Art and Design, Audiovisual Arts (BE)

RESIDENCIES

2009-2010
_ Slade School of Fine Art, London (UK)

2007-2008
_ APAP VI, Szene (Salzburg) in collaboration with Buda Arts Centre (Kortrijk, B.) and Workspace, Brussels (BE) (cat.)

2005
_ Laboratory, Buda Arts Centre, Kortrijk (BE)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Un bel été quand même, Bozar Centre for Fine Arts,  Brussels (BE)

2014
_ I love you, but I don't know, Albert Baronian, Brussels ( BE)

2011 - 2012
_ Without even leaving, we are already no longer there, S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE)

2010
_ Young Man Blues, KIOSK, Ghent (BE)
_ The End, Again, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)

2008
_ Something about today, Beurschouwburg, Brussels (BE)

2006
_ Happy when it rains, BE-Part, Platform for Contemporary Art, Waregem (BE)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
_ Kum Kapi, Traveling Carpets, Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon (PT)
_ Helldorado, sur les chemins de l'exil, L'Orangerie, Bastogne (BE) 

2015
_ Concrete, Mimar Sinan Fine Art University, Istanbul, (TR)
_ Heaven and Hell. From magic carpets to drones , Villa Empain, Brussels (BE)
_ Between the Pessimism of the intellect and the Optimism of the Will, 5th
   Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki (GR)
_ Armenity / Hayoutioun , The National Pavilion of the Republic of Armenia, 56th
   Biennale di Venezia, Venezia (IT)

2014
_ Ritornando, Albert Baronian @ CIAC, Ghent (BE)
_ La chaleur de l’usure, De Markten, Brussels (BE)
_ Here and Elsewhere, New Museum, New York (US)
The Sky is Blue in Some Other Way: A Diagram of a Possible Misreading,
   gallery Elba Benitez, Madrid (ES)
_ The Ever Changing Body III, Cc Strombeek (BE)
_ Bande à part, Albert Baronian, Brussels (BE)
_ Le Faux Soir, a project by KIOSK (Ghent) for Art Brussels (BE)

2013
_ Middle Gate Geel '13, curated by Jan Hoet, diverse locations Geel (BE)
_ Long ago, and not true anyway, Waterside Contemporary, London (UK)
_ MDD auction, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, (BE)
_ Blijven Kijken / Ce qui nous regarde / Dropouts, M, Museum Leuven (BE)

2012
_ Inside Out, Kunsthaus Dresden (DE)
_ Track, S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE)
_ Graphology, Drawing Room, London (UK)
_ BookShowBookShop, BE-Part, Platform for Contemporary Art, Waregem (BE)
_ Black Pages #28, #29, #30, #31, Galerie Emmanuel Layr (Garage), Vienna (AT)

2011
_ Villa II, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke (BE)
_ Freestate II, Young Belgian Art, ‘Splendid Isolation’, Oostende (BE)
_ East: Excitable Speech: West, Kerstin Engholm Gallery, curated by Adam Budak, Vienna (AT)
_ Graphology, Chapter 2, M HKA, Antwerpen (BE)
_ Distant Montage, ERBA, Valence (FR)
_ Le Mont Analogue, BE-Part, Platform for Contemporary Art, Waregem (BE)
_ Art in Belgium After 2010, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)

2010
_ Multiple Solitude, De Garage, Cultuurcentrum Mechelen (BE)
_ Manières Noires/Black Outs, BAM, Beaux Arts Mons (BE)
_ Dwelling-In-Travel, Art Today Association, Centre for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv (BG)
_ Gustav, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke (BE)
_ Mini Market, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)
_ Be.Welcome, Atomium, Brussels (BE)
_ The Haifa Mediterranean Biennale, Haifa (IL)
_ Changez! A Belgian Show, 21 Rozendaal, Enschede (NL)

2009
_ Uit het geheugen, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent (BE)
_ Arte Santander, Hoet Bekaert Gallery (BE)
_ The Biennale Knokke, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Knokke (BE)
_ Video Vortex 4 Exhibition, Multimedia Cultural Center, Split (HR)
_ Something else!!!!, MAN, Museo d’Arte Provincia di Nuoro (IT)

2008
_ 5th Fair of Culture, Studentski Centar, Zagreb (HR)
_ The Ariane de Rothschild Art Prize, Turn & Taxis, Brussels (BE)
_ Next, Buda Arts Centre, Kortrijk (BE)
_ Working Title Festival, WorkspaceBrussels (BE)
_ ArtForum Berlin, Hoet Bekaert Gallery (DE)
_ Monologische Dialoge, Tanzfabrik, Berlin (DE)
_ XS, Ghent (BE)
_ Belgier, aktuelle Kunst aus Belgien, Figge/von Rosen Galerie, Köln (DE)
_ Collection Presentation, S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE)
_ Fragile, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)
_ From Armenia with love, GEMAK, Den Haag (NL)
_ Fresh #3, Buda Arts Centre, Kortrijk (BE)
_ Minimal Waves, L’écurie, Brussels (BE)
_ Takaaki Izumi - Mekhitar Garabedian, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)
_ Trends 2008, St-Barbara chapel, Ghent (BE)

2007
_ Open, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)
_ In de wind #1, cc Strombeek (BE)
_ Gasthoven’07 – Zonevreemd, cc Het Gasthuis, Aarschot (BE)
_ Silent Revolutions, Chancart - Kruidtuin/Bibliotheek Tweebronnen, Leuven (BE)
_ MARTa Schweigt, MARTa, Herford (DE)
_ Act 2: 50 Years Antigone Theatre, Kortrijk (BE)

2006
_ Fortis Young Ones Award, LineArt, the Art Fair, Ghent (BE)
_ KASK@LineArt, LineArt, the Art Fair, Ghent (BE)
_ Parcours Video Installations, Beurschouwburg, Brussels (BE)
_ Youngst*rs II, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent (BE)
_ mankind, Story of a wound, S.M.A.K. and C.R.K.C., Leuven and Heverlee (BE)
_ Trends 2006, St-Barbara chapel, Ghent (BE)

2005
_ Attack!, Buda Arts Centre - Dans in Kortrijk and Limelight, Kortrijk (BE)

2004
_ Undercurrent, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul (TR)
_ Eclips, cc Bornem, cc Willebroek, cc Puurs (BE)
_ Trends 2004, St-Barbara chapel, Ghent (BE)

2003
_ Contemporary Photography from Flanders, Historical Museum, Tbilisi (GE)
_ aLOSTaSOULS #1, Netwerk Art Centre, Aalst, (BE)
_ Coming People, S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE)

COLLECTIONS

_ S.M.A.K., Municipal Museum for Contemporary Art, Ghent (BE)
_ Argos, Centre for Art and Media, Brussels (BE)
_ Museum of Europe (BE)
_ The Shoes or no shoes? Museum, Kruishoutem (BE)