Galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Paris - Roxane Borujerdi, Athene Galiciadis, Fernanda Gomes, Ana Mazzei, Charles-Henri Monvert, Sophie Nys, Camila Oliveira Fairclough, Pierre Paulin, Peter Robinson, Sérgio Sister, Nuno Sousa Vieira, Derek Sullivan

Sophie NYS

Born in 1974 in Antwerp (Belgium) — Lives and works in Zurich (Switzerland)

Solo exhibtions


2015 — CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France — curator Elfi Turpin
2014 — Full of Piss and Vinegar, Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels, Belgium
2013 — Nudisme, végétarisme - Flora Brasiliensis, EAC Les Halles, Porrentruy, Switzerland — curator Philippe Queloz
2013 — Sophie Nys, Art Rotterdam, booth galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2012 — The Umbrella Corner: What happenend to Al?, ProjecteSD, Barcelona, Spain — curator Moritz Küng
2012 — Parque do Flamengo, La Loge, Brussels, Belgium — curator Anne-Claire Schmitz
2012 — Parque do Flamengo, Berlin Paris gallery exchange, galerie Emmanuel Hervé @ Galerie Campagne Première, Berlin, Germany
2012 — O Bäume, die du nicht fällst!, CIRCUIT, Centre d'art Contemporain, Lausanne, Switzerland — curator Frédéric Chapon
2012 — Bow Chucko Wow Wow, galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Paris, France
2010 — The Drunkard's Cloak, Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp, Belgium — curator Mai Abu ElDahab
2010 — Artbrussels, Heizel, Place de Belgique, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
2009 — Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels, Belgium
2008 — Time Capsule, Kiosk, Ghent, Belgium — curator Wim Waelput
2007 — Picture This, MDD, Deurle, Belgium
2007 — Lonely at the top, Muhka, Antwerp, Belgium — curator Dieter Roelstraete
2006 — Yama, Projection Program Marmara Pera, Istanbul, Turkey — curator Sylvia Kouvalis
2005 — Interview with a building II, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, Netherlands — curator Fleurie Kloostra
2005 — Untitled Stock, Ravenstein Galleries, Brussels, Belgium
2005 — Pages, Galerie Meert-Rihoux, Brussels, Belgium
2004 — Airs Classiques - A mini retrospective, FreeSpace, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium — curated by Nicc
2004 — No Man Show, Experimental Intermedia, Ghent, Belgium
2003 — 1 hour 'Ebene in rotation', Looking Glass, Brussels, Belgium
2003 — Interview with a building, Selfbanking KBC, Brussels, Belgium
2002 — Tout Juste Instable, Quartier Latin, Brussels, Belgium — curator Michel Assenmaker
2002 — Sony versus JBC versus Panasonic, Recyclart, Brussels, Belgium

2001 — It's lonely at the summit, Campo Santo, Ghent, Belgium — curator Jan Hoet
2001 — On Vermeer, Jan van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, Netherlands
2000 — Gallery 227, Jan van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, Netherlands — curator Valeria Hasse

Group exhibitions & screenings


2014 — Attention Economy, Kunsthalle Wien, Wien, Austria
2014 — Lou Ford, Etablissement d’en Face, Brussels, Belgium
2014 — Laisser les sons aller où ils vont, FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon, France — curators Sébastien Faucon & Sylvie Zavatta
2014 — Carte blanche à Emmanuel Hervé, caroline pagès gallery, Lisboa, Portugal
2014 —
MOREpublishers present exhibition copy & more, Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium
2014 — Credit To The Edit, CNEAI, Chatou, France — curator MorePublishers
2014 — Carne da minha perna, galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Paris, France — curator Estelle Nabeyrat
2014 — Everything is About to Happen, Corvi Mora/Greengrassi, London, UK — curator Gregorio Magnani
2014 — HIT ME WHERE IT HURTS? Es wird gemalt, was auf den Tisch kommt. Stiftung BINZ 39, Zurich, Switzerland
2013 — The Way of the Shovel, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA  — curator Dieter Roelstraete
2013 — Difference Screen, Clearwell Caves, UK — curator Bruce Allan
2013 — Push pins in elastic space, Nelson Freeman, Paris, France — curator Gabirel Kuri
2013 — TopoDendroPhilia (working title), Pilar Corrias, London, UK — curator Pablo Leon de la Barra
2013 — Susan Vérité des méthodes, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France — curator Elfi Turpin
2013 — Magiciens, galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Paris, France
2012 — Common Ground - 13th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy — curator David Chipperfield
2012 — Celluloid Brushes an anthology of the filmic perception of the artist from 1627 till today, Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany — curator Etablissement d'en Face
2012 — Un-Scene II, WIELS, Brussels, Belgium — curator Elena Filipovic & Anne-Claire Schmitz
2012 — Oda Tropical, Galeria Silvia Cintra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — curator Pablo Leon de la Barra
2012 — A Series of Navigations, The Model, Sligo, Ireland — curator Seamus Kealy
2012 — Bibliotheca Amazonica, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland — curator Pablo Leon de la Barra
2012 — Bookshopbookshow, Be-Part, Waregem, Belgium — curators Vaast Colson / Johan Pas
2012 — Liste 2012, Basel, Switzerland
2012 — The  Carroussel Collection, Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp, Belgium — curator Triin Tamm
2011 — Exhibition, Galerie Van Der Mieden, Antwerp, Belgium — curator MOREpublishers
2011 — G Gallery, Toronto, Canada ? curator Kevin Rodgers
2011 — PA/PER view, sunday (March 31 - April 03), Wiels, Brussels, Belgium
2011 — Celluloid Painting, Etablissement d'en Face Projects, Brussels, Belgium   
2011 — (silence), Henry van de Velde Library, Ghent, Belgium
2011 — Prix Fernand Boudin, ProQM, Berlin, Germany
2010 — Present Future, Artissima16, Oval, Torino, Italy
2010 — 2 1/2 dimesional: film featuring architecture, Desingel, Antwerp, Belgium — curator Moritz Küng
2010 — Exhibition, Sunday, Brussels, Belgium — curators Tim Ryckaert / Amélie Laplanche
2010 — Dit par, Passaporta, Brussels, Belgium — programmer Brigitte Neervoort
2010 — Nothing Political, Komplot, Brussels, Belgium — curator Sonia Dermience
2010 — Prix Fernand Boudin, Paris, France
2010 — Kaoz Lily, VVB82 Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium — curator Fia Cielen
2010 — Book Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
2010 — Public Private Paintings, MuZee, Oostende, Belgium — curator Philip Van den Bossche
2009 — The archeologists, U. Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany — curator Dieter Roelstraete
2009 — Applaus - annex Amperdans,  Monty, Antwerpen, Belgium — curator Kristof Van Gestel / Marc Vanrunxt
2009 — There is No(w) Romanticism, Les filles de Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium — curator Lilou Vidal
2009 — Fidmarseille, Les spectres de l'histoire, Marseille, France — curator Jean-Pierre Rehm
2009 — Kunst&Zwalm09, Zwalm, BELGIUM — curators Paul Lagrin / Luc Braconnier
2009 — Artist Project, artbrussels09, Brussels, Belgium — with Richard Venlet
2009 — A Buster Keaton, Belgium-PART, Waregem, Belgium — curator Patrick Ronse
2009 — Rooms, Hotel St.-George LycaBelgiumttus, Athene, Greece — curator Katerina Gregos
2009 — Jeugdzonde. Hedah, LLS 387 Antwerpen/Maastricht, Netherlands — curator Ulrike Lindmayr
2008 — International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2008 — Courtisane Festival, Vooruit, Gent, Belgium
2008 — L'art en Europe, Domaine Pommery, Boulogne, France — guestcurator Els Roelandt
2008 — The garden and its delights, Intermediae, Madrid, Spain — curator Maria Morata
2008 — Honorons Honoré, De Garage, Mechelen, Belgium — curator Damien De Lepeleire
2008 — Aller à Ouessant, l'île d'Ouessant, France — curator Marcel Dinahet / Celia Cretien
2008 — Doclisboa, Apordoc, Lisbon, Potugal — programmer Sérgio Tréfaut
2008 — Over the Hedge#2, Verbeke Foundation, Belgium — curator Vaast Colson a.o.
2008 — X, Y etc, Artissima, Torino, Italy
2008 — Jeugdzonde, Hedah, Maastricht, Netherlands — curator Ulrike Lindmayr
2008 — Seven, Galerie Elisa Platteau, Brussels, Belgium
2007 — Anachronism, Argos, Brussels, Belgium — curator Elena Filipovic
2007 — Europalia Europa, Agorafobie, Graanmarkt/Electriciteitscentrale, Brussels, Belgium
2007 — Tumbleweed meets Lohaus, Herman Teirlinckhuis, Beersels, Belgium — curator Hans Theys
2007 — Looking for the Border, CC StromBeek-Palazzo delle Stellone, Italy — curator Luk Lambrecht
2007 — Multi/Plier, Les filles du Calvaire Galerie, Brussels, Belgium — curator Edith Doove
2007 — Mr. Jean-Paul recevra, Maison Grégoire, Brussels, Belgium — curator jean-Paul Jacquet
2007 — Women inc., Festival, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, Netherlands — curator Frédérique Bergholz
2007 — Out of Place, argos, Brussels, Belgium — curator Vincent Meessen
2007 — RE:COLLECTIONS, argos, Brussels, Belgium ? curators M. Glöde / K. Gregos / B. Klinkum / B. Sicheln
2007 — Over the Hedge#2, Tianjin, China — curator Vaast Colson a.o.
2006 — International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2006 — Anspach Gallerie, Brussels, Belgium — curator Mira Sanders
2006 — Fordhamnck, Netwerk, Aalst, Belgium — curator Man Somerli
2006 — E-Flux, Video Rental, different locations
2006 — All about lies, Apartman Projects, Istanbul, Turkey — curator Selda Asal
2005 — Emotion Pictures, MÜHKA, Antwerpen, Belgium — curator Dieter Roelstraete
2005 — Stippels & Pixels, Gent, Belgium — curator Stef Van Belgiumllingen
2005 — Housewife, Belgica, Dendermonde, Belgium — curator Luk Lambrecht
2005 — Beograd nekad i sadvic, Prodajna, Serbia-Montenegro, Georgia — curator Marco Stamenko
2005 — A-Tipis, Ter Schelling, Nederland, Parc de la Vilette, Paris, France — curator Nuno Sacramento
2005 — Art Caucasus: Beyond Stereotypes, Tbilisi, Geogia — curator Nino Chubinashvili/Bruce Allen
2004 — Sábados, El Arrabal, Mexico, Mexico
2004 — Essential Emptiness, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium
2004 — Sound Watch/W cube project, Gallery Surge, Tokyo, Japan
2004 — Belgian Focus-Shorts, argosfestival, Brussels, Belgium
2004 — Midi, Zuidwijk, Brussels, Belgium
2004 — Volle Vox 7, Vanderborght Gebouw, Brussels, Belgium
2004 — Volle Vox 16, Petit Théâtre Mercelis, Brussels, Belgium
2003 — Storage and Display, Mexico, Mexico — curators Dieter Roelstraete, Roger Willems, Philippe Van Cauteren
2003 — Vooruit Danse en Avant, l'Usine, Montreal, Canada
2003 — Belgian Focus-Shorts, argosfestival, Brussels, Belgium
2003 — Volle Vox 3, Petit Théâtre Mercelis, Brussels, Belgium
2002 — Tout Juste Instable, Quartier Latin, Brussels, Belgium — curator Michel Assenmaker
2002 — Belgian Focus, argosfestival, Brussels, Belgium
2002 — FreeSpace, NICC, Hasselt, Belgium — curator Gert Robijns
2001 — The air palpably thickens as the Californian hairdresser walks in, Marres, Maastricht, Netherlands

Selected bibliography

Butterflyroom, publication released on the occasion of the exhibition "Twin Room", Production: Grotto publications / bkSM, 2011
CC
, Publication released on the occasion of the exhibition "Twin Room", Production: Grotto publications / bkSM, 2011
Tomba di Kha
, publication released on the occasion of the exhibition "Twin Room", Production: Grotto publications / bkSM, 2011
Au Pilori
, publication released on the occasion of the exhibition 'The drunkards cloak' in Objectif_Exhibitions, production: Grotto publications / Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp supported by: University College of Art and design Sint-Lukas, Brussels Fernand Baudin Award, 2010
Dit par
, record released on the occasion of 'Vers Brussel', production: Passa Porta / Het Beschrijf, Brussels
The Writing Terrace
, publication released on the occasion of the exhibition 'De bewaarder van het huis der doden en andere kronieken', text: Kersten Geers, production: Richard Venlet, Herman Teirlinck Museum Beersel, supported by: De Vlaamse overheid / Flemish Government, Fernand Baudin Award, 2009

Editons


Catalog
publication released on the occasion of the exhibition 'o Bâume, die du nicht fällst' by Sophie Nys curated by Frédéric Chapon production: Circuit, Lausanne, 2012
21 x 14,85 cm, 392 p. — 20 copies

Lyrics for Arto Lindsay
production: HSLB, 2012
29 x 20,7 cm, 8 p. — 250 copies

A Buster Keaton - Exemplaire no. 7411
dust Jacket released on the occasion of Art Brussels 2009 ? production: Bepart Waregem
22 x 22 cm — 3500 copies

Kekulé
publication released on the occasion of the exhibition 'Richard Venlet' ? production: Galerie Elisa Platteau, Brussels
21,4 x 28 cm, 16 p. — 250 copies

Profilo Continuo
publication released on the occasion of the exhibition 'Looking for the border' in Stelline, Milano. ? production: BKSM-Fernand Baudin Nomination 2008
17 x 24 cm, 80 p. — 150 copies

Identités Géographiques
Publication released on the occasion of the exhibition "Airs Classiques - A mini retrospective" in Bozar, Brussels. ? Production: Groep Damp, 2004
17 x 22 cm, 140 p. — 500 copies

Service après vente
Production: Jan van Eyck Akademie, 2001
21 x 29,7 cm, 78 p. — 30 copies

Catalog version I - VI
, 2002-2007
14,85 x 21 cm, 599 p. — 2 copies