Vaast Colson



Vaast Colson, JUST HANGING AROUND, 2006

Vaast Colson, Kalpetran, 2003

Vaast Colson, Lucky Laugh, 2016

Vaast Colson, Mouldywarp, 2012

Vaast Colson, Op Post, 2008

Vaast Colson, Séance, Moscow Biennale, 2015

Vaast Colson, Tekstwerk voor Hoboken, 2012

Vaast Colson, Two nuts that are not, 2014

Born in 1977, Belgium

Lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium

2001 Postgraduate Visual Arts, Post Sint Joost, Breda (NL)

2000 M.A Visual Arts/Painting, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp (BE)



2016 And the winner is, Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels (BE)

2016 Still some cream on the screen, M HKA, Antwerp (BE)

2016 Rollende Koppen (with Dennis Tyfus), Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, (BE)

2015 Copies, Coca and a Cowboy’s Sac, Vansteensel & De Caigny Gallery, Antwerp (BE)

2015 Op de bonnefooi, trampoline, Antwerp (BE)

2015 Very Good/Good/Not So Good/Bad, 1646, The Hague (NL)

2015 Hello M_ster Kozaric, MSU-Museum for Contemporary Art, Zagreb (HR)

2014 CONTAINERS & ACOUSTICS, We’re in it together, you’re in it alone, Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Düren (DE)

2014 Radikaal & Radikaler (with Dennis Tyfus), trampoline, Antwerp (BE)

2011 en dan nu… muziek, De Garage, Mechelen (BE)

2010 Hüzün, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp (BE)

2009 One hundred corkpops to celebrate the crisis and chouchou Colson’s nine year campaign, Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp (BE)

2006 Break Down The Walls (with Dennis Tyfus and Stella Lohaus Gallery), Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp (BE)

2006 Illuminanti Icone Tratte Dal Lavoro Del Giovane Maestro Fiammingo (curator: Chiara Guidi), Zonca & Zonca Gallery, Milano (IT)

2006 Voor de achterkant van de saloncondities (in collaboration with Simona Denicolai and Ivo Provoost), CC Strombeek, Grimbergen (BE)

2004 Vaast Colson – A Retrospective, Kunst-Nu, SMAK, Ghent (BE)



2016 Angst essen Seele auf, LLS 387, Antwerp (BE)

2015 Pom’ po pon po pon pon pom pon, Middelheimmuseum, Antwerp (BE)

2015 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow (RU)

2014 DE ZEE – Salut d’honneur Jan Hoet, Ostend (BE)

2014 Credit to the Edit (curator: MOREpublishers), cneai, Chatou (FR)

2014 Concept Store, Nest, The Hague (NL)

2013 Middle Gate Geel ‘13’ (curator: Jan Hoet), Geel (BE)

2013 The Collection As A Character, M HKA, Antwerp (BE)

2012 Kurt Ryslavy, Flemish Art Assets, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York (US)

2011 The Impossible Community (curator: Viktor Misiano), MMOMA Moscow Museum of Modern Art’s, Moskou (RU)

2011 Yes, we don’t (curators: Nathalie Ergino and Joël Benzakin), IAC, Villeurbanne (FR)

2011 Masterpieces In The Mas. Five Centuries Of Images In Antwerp, MAS, Antwerp (BE)

2010 The State Of Things, National Art Museum of China, Bejing (CN)

2010 I’m Not Here. An exhibition without Francis Alÿs, De Appel, Amsterdam (NL)

2009 The State of Things (curators: Ai Wei Wei and Luc Tuymans), Bozar, Brussels (BE)

2009 A Story of the Image: Visual Art as Visual Culture, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Singapore (SG)

2009 A Story of the Image: Visual Art as Visual Culture, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai (CH)

2008 Un-scene (curators: Devrim Bayar, Charles Gohy and Dirk Snauwaert), Wiels, Brussels (BE)