bio

Born 1976 Ghent (BE)
Lives and works in Ghent and Berlin

education

1994 – 1999 Sint-Lucas School of Architecture, Ghent
1988 – 1997 Royal Academy of Fine Arts – Painting, Ghent

exhibitions / actions / presentations

2012

• Eutopia / Mobile Office III – The Blue Room / The Graveyard, CBKU, Utrecht (NL) – (solo)
• Citybooks , BOZAR – De Markten, Brussels (BE)
• Filip Berte / The Graveyard – cities in the margin, STAM, Ghent – (solo)
• Provincial Prize Visual Arts 2011, Caermersklooster, Ghent
• Filip Berte / The Graveyard, Theaterhaus Gessnerallee, Zürich (CH) – (solo)

2011

• Eutopia / Mobile Office II – The Graveyard, Ateliers Van Asch van Wijckskade, Utrecht (NL) – (solo)
• Filip Berte / Eutopia: Collective Memory Gallery, CC Evergem (BE) – (solo)
• 10 years 9/11 – One Day Art Manifestation, Neudeflat, Utrecht (NL)
• Suspended Spaces – presentation, Beirut Art Centre, Beirut (LB)
• CityBooks / Tbilisi, City Hall The Hague (NL)
• CityBooks / Tbilisi, Europe House, Tbilisi (GE)
• The Graveyard-print, Kunstuitleen, Utrecht (NL)

2010

• Eutopia / Mobile Office I – Collective Memory Mass Grave, CBKU, Utrecht (NL) – (solo)
• Eutopia / Collective Memory Mass Grave, ARCHA Theatre, Prague (CZ) – (solo)
• Eutopia /Protected Landscape / Collective Memory Mass Grave, Malta-Festival, Poznan (PL) – (solo)
• The Dialogue Audition (one week performance), Le Square, Brussels (BE)
• Suspended Spaces, Maison de l’Achitecture, Amiens (FR)

2009

• From Memory, On Knowing and forgetting, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent (BE)
• Speech-act 1989, Spoken-World 2009, Kaaistudio’s Brussels (BE)
• Eutopia / Fragments of Collective Memory Mass Grave (video), Sint-Lucas School of Architecture, Ghent (BE)
• Yes Or No Monologue For The European Constitution (performance), Administrative Centre for Civil Services, Brussels (BE)
• Filip Berte / Eutopia, Kunstenfestivaldesarts, Centrale Electrique, Brussels (BE) – (solo)
• Filip Berte / Eutopia, Art Brussels 27, Centralke Electrique, Brussels (BE) – (solo)

2008

• Walls & Gateways – ACEC Industrial site, Ghent
• Extra Muros, Koninklijke Gaanderijen, Oostende (BE)
• Eutopia / Protected Landscape, CAMPO boma, Ghent – (solo)
• Eutopia / Protected Landscape, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam (NL)
• Monument For Kosovo / Disturbed Landscape, DAS ARTS, Amsterdam (NL)
• Scenography for a political debate, Nieuwpoorttheatre, Ghent
• Eutopia / Mobile Embassy (action), TAZ, Zeeheldenplein, Oostende (BE)
• Scenography for Katrina, the Residents (Ben Benaouisse) , KVS Brussels, (BE)
• Eutopia / Mobile Embassy, action, KVS, Brussels (BE) – (solo)

2007

• Eutopia / Protected Landscape, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam (NL)
• Monument For Kosovo / Disturbed Landscape, DAS ARTS, Amsterdam (NL)
• Scenography for a political debate, Nieuwpoorttheatre, Ghent
• Eutopia / Mobile Embassy (action), TAZ, Zeeheldenplein, Oostende (BE)
• Scenography for Katrina, the Residents (Ben Benaouisse) , KVS Brussels, (BE)
• Eutopia / Mobile Embassy, action, KVS, Brussels (BE) – (solo)

2006

• Disturbed Landscape / Yes or No Monologue for The European Constitution / Masking Milosevic – regular actions and presentations, Victoria, Ghent (BE)
• Scenography for Mancha! II – (Dito’Dito and Jef lambrechts) in cooperation with Miet Warlop, KVS, Brussels (BE)
• Monument For Kosovo (action), Victoria, Ghent (BE)

2005

• Scenography for Mancha! I – (Dito’Dito and Jef Lambrechts), in cooperation with Miet Warlop, KVS, Brussels (BE)
• Utopia-Kortrijk, BudaArts Centre, Kortrijk (BE)

Residencies

• (2008- ongoing) CAMPO arts centre, Ghent
• (2009 – ongoing) Suspended Spaces artists’ collective (Cyprus-Beirut)
• Existentie Labo 6, Ghent
• (2006 – 2008) De Bank collective, CAMPO arts centre, Ghent
• (2005) Scenography in cooperation with Miet Warlop, KVS, Brussels (BE)
• (2003 -2004) Bart Clement Scenography, Staden (BE)

Publications

• (2012) Suspended Spaces #2, Beirut
• (2011) Suspended Spaces #1, Depuis Famagusta, Blackjack Editions
• (2009) From Memory, On knowing and forgetting, Museum Dr. Guislain, Lannoo editions