Identity

Name: Pieter
Surename: Van Nieuwenhuyse
Birth: 03/02/1981, Leuven
Native tribe: Brugse Ommeland
Current residence: Hoeilaart

Artistic field: Archisculpture/print, installation, painting, essay
Essay topics: Philosophy, politics, contemporary art, history, self-reflections
Master: Free-visual Art (Brussels) & Site-specific Art (Helsinki)
Other studies: Environmental planning, teaching, forestry
Autodidact: Philosophy, art history, contemporary politics, paganism
Artistic history: NL/ENG

Online gallery: Singulart
Artist-run initiative: Post Des Esseintes (2020…), Des Esseintes (2019…)
Activism: Landscape Architecture

E-mail: pietervannieuwenhuyse@outlook.be

Solo: ‘In eigen atelier’ (Hoeilaart, 2019)/(Winterspelt, 2015)

Group: ‘Kring 21’ Des Esseintes (Hoeilaart, 2019), ‘Endless Love’ Espace0 (Brussel, 2018), ‘B-Side’ Saloon (Brussel, 2018), ‘Slowart’ Kunstkabinetten (Kortenberg, 2016), ‘Mini Middelheim’ Warande (Brussel, 2014), ‘Dansverboot’ SH (Brussel, 2013), ‘A’Mon Avis’ Asbo (Palermo, 2012), ‘Open-M’ M (Leuven, 2011), ‘Playing the piano’ Argos (Brussel), ‘Nexus’ Vuatalo CC (Helsinki, 2009), ‘Preliminary Investigation’ Patarei (Talin, 2009)

AIR: Wiels (Brussel, 2011)

Organized/hosted: ‘Did you kiss the spot’ Des Esseintes (Hoeilaart, 2020), ‘Stroop, Marginaal & Ruraal’ Des Esseintes (Hoeilaart, 2020), ‘Kring 21’ Des Esseintes (Hoeilaart, 2019)

Books: ‘De natuurlijke cultuur’ (2020), ‘De onware waarheid’ (2020), ‘Het Zwarte Huis’ (2006)

Booklets: ‘De Chateau’ (2019), ‘Cosmogony, Towards Postnihilism’ (2018), The core of Dandyism’ (2016), ‘Hoge Venen’ (2015), ‘WVL216217’ (2014) ‘Hexameister’ (2014), ‘Mijn tijd komt nog’ (2013) ‘Vigrid’ (2013), ‘WW211212’ (2013), ‘SLB2621’ (2012), ‘Patriot Irreguliere de L’imaginaire’ (2012) ‘Bos Rand’ (2012), ‘Slot’ (2012), ‘Niflheimr’ (2011), ‘Way to Ullgarid’ (2011), ‘The Journeyer’ (2011), ‘Inner Landscapes’ (2010),’Naar de eigen wereld’ (2010), ‘Avant-Garde Melancholie’ (2009)

Gazette ‘Post Des Esseintes’: ‘nr.I’, ‘nr.II’, ‘nr.III’ (2020)