Curriculum Vitae

Guy Van Leemput (°1967) lives and works in Herentals (Belgium)

Education

* Invited Artist In Residence at Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute, Jingdezhen, China (Sept. 2016 + July 2014)
* Master in Mathematics, University of Leuven (1985-1989)
* Training in ceramics by Geert Van der Borght (1985-1990)
* Academy of Fine Arts, ceramics class (2001-2009)
* Masterclass with Mieke Everaet (2004), Shozo Michikawa (2005), Gustavo Perez (2006)

Select exhibitions


2019

* ProTon workshop, Keramikmuseum Westerwald (DU), Jul. 2019
* Growing Golem, pop up studio Herentals (BE), May 2019
* Galerie del Campo, Wijster (NL), Mar. - Jun. 2019
* Exposé; école des Arts de Braine-l'Alleud (BE), Jan. 2019
* Lezing, SASK Hasselt (BE), Jan. 2019


2018

* Ceramic Art Andenne (BE), May-Jun. 2018
* Porcelain Vases, ADGallery Antwerp (BE), Mar.-Jun. 2018
* ORIGINE, solo exhibition, kasteel Le Paige Herentals (BE), Jan. 2018
* Biennale Keramik'Art, Aux Ecuries Waterloo (BE), Jan. 2017


2017

* International Ceramic Biennial, Haacht (BE), Dec. 2017
* Solo exhibition, Terra Delft Gallery (NL), Sep. 2017
* Salon Des Arts, Cosne-sur-Loire (FR), Sep. 2017
* Inspiration: Porzellan (Klassik und krative Moderne in Porzellan), Keramikmuseum Westerwald (DE), Jun. 2017
* Meister der Moderne 2017, Internationalen Handwerksmesse München (DE), Mar. 2017
* FOCUS:VESSEL (Naspa Prize), Keramikmuseum Westerwald (DE), Jun. 2016 - Feb. 2017
* European Porcelain, Terra in China, Tree Art Museum, Beijing (CH), Sep. 2016- Jan. 2017


2016

* ROOM'N designplatform, Kasteellaan Gent, Nov. 2016
* Clay: Contemporary Ceramic Artisans, Saint Cloche Gallery, Sydney (AU), Sep.-Oct. 2016
* Lumineuse Empreinte (with Carolyn Genders and Zélie Rouby), Galerie Terra Viva, St -Quentin-la-Poterie (FR), Juin - July 2016
* TERRA 30! Multiple, TERRA Delft Gallery (NL), Apr. 2016
* Masterclass Porcelain, Officine Saffi, Milano (IT), Feb. 2016
* Rotterdam Contemporary Art Fair, Cruise Terminal, Booth TERRA Delft Gallery (NL), Jan. - Feb. 2016
* TERRA 30! Kommen, TERRA Delft Gallery (NL), Feb. 2016


2015

* HAPPY XMAS CLAY, Puls, Contemporary Ceramics, Brussels, Nov. - Dec. 2015
* Au creux de la main, Le Lavoir, Clamart (FR), Nov. - Dec. 2015
* Competition ‘Klei in beweging’, Ceramics Centre Limburg, Genk, Nov.2015 + Keramikos, Haarlem (NL), Oct. 2015
* Exposition Du Bol, Alliages, Lille (FR), Sep. 2015
* Biennale de la Céramique, Exposition Contemporain, Andenne (B), May-Jun. 2015


2014

* Belgian porcelain: Mieke Everaet and Guy Van Leemput, Terra Delft Gallery (NL), Oct. - Nov. 2014
* My Big Journey, solo exhibition, Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute, Jingdezhen (CH), Jul. 2014
* MINO International Ceramics Competition, Bronze Award, Ceramics Park Mino (JAP), Sep. - Oct. 2014
* COLLECT, Saatchi Galley, London (GB), May 2014
* TASTE Contemporary Crafts, Geneva (SW), Jan. - Feb. 2014
* Unlimited boundaries, Noeveren (Boom), Jun. 2014


2013

* Int. Keramiekbiënnale, Haacht, Dec. 2013
* Concours Jeune Céramique, TERRALHA 2013, St.-Quentin-la-Poterie (FR.), Jul. - Sep. 2013
* Goed gebakken, Hedendaagse keramiek uit Europa, Kasteel Le Paige, Herentals, Feb. - Mar. 2013
* Shanghai Art Fair 2013, Shanghai (CH), Nov. 2013
* Curieus Malle, Oude Sint-Martinuspastorij, Westmalle, Oct. - Nov. 2013
* Beijing Design Week, Craft Design Exhibition, Imperial Granary, Beijing (CH), Sep. - Oct. 2013


2012

* De zomer van Wechel, Hof d'Intere, Wechelderzande, Aug. 2012
* CERCO 2012, International prize of contemporary ceramics,Taller escuela ceramica de Muel, Zaragoza (ES), May-June 2012 Museo of Teruel (ES), Jun. - Jul. 2012
* Gerhild Kirchner, Antwerp, Apr .- Aug. 2012
* Gallery ES, Nijlen, Mar. 2012


2011

* Kommen 2011, Galerij Terra Delft (NL), Dec. 2011
* Happy Christmas Clay, PULS Contemporary Ceramics, Brussels, Nov. - Dec. 2011
* Goesting naar nog, Kasteel Le Paige, Herentals, Nov. - Dec. 2011
* MINO 2011, International ceramics festival, Mino (Jap.), Sep. - Oct. 2011
* Ceramic art event, idplus kunstcenter, Hamme, Aug. 2011
* CERCO 2011, International prize of contemporary ceramics,Taller escuela ceramica de Muel, Zaragoza (ES), May-June 2011 Museo of Teruel (ES), Jun. - Jul. 2011
* Beatrijs van Rheeden en Guy Van Leemput, 't Hofke van Chantraine, Oud-Turnhout, Apr. 2011


2010

* Beeldende kunst uit Herentals, stadsmuseum, IJsselstein (NL), Sept. - Oct. 2010
* Hilde Megens en Guy Van Leemput, Gemeentehuis, Vosselaar, Jul. - Aug. 2010
* Biennale de la Céramique 2010, Salle polyvalente, Andenne, May - Jun. 2010
* Claudi Casanovas en Guy Van Leemput, PULS Contemporary Ceramics, Brussels, Jan. - Feb. 2010


2009

* Review, Sint-Jozefcollege, Turnhout, Sept. - Dec. 2009
* Firing Sculpture, Grote Markt, Herentals, Oct. 2009
* Internat. ceramics comp., museo de cerámica, L'Alcora (ES), Jul. - Sep. 2009, selection
* 'In situ', Begijnhof, Herentals, Jun. - Sep. 2009
* 'Dichter', Hofke van Chantraine, Oud-Turnhout, Feb. 2009.


2008

* 'Boominwaarts', Kasteel Le Paige, Herentals, Oct. - Nov. 2008.
* Museo de Teruel (ES), Aug. - Sep. 2008.
* Centro de Artesania de Aragón, Monasterio de Samos, Zaragoza (ES), May - Jun. 2008.
* 8th internat. prize of contemporary ceramics, CERCO Aragón, Zaragoza (ES), Apr. 2008, selection.