Patrick Ceyssens


Goosstraat 8 3730  Hoeselt,  Belgium

education & experience

Independent artist since 1987

Docent PXL-MAD School of Arts ( University college Hasselt ) Course: Image Analysis

PhD in Arts at the University of Hasselt  (2012/2018)

Guest lecturer University Hasselt EDM ‘Image-analysis’

Guest lecturer Erasmus University College Brussels : RITS Tutor in location projects

Founder & Artistic Director, Villa Basta

Founder & Artistic Director ‘Bastart’ ( platform for Young artists )


Arts Grammar School , Brussels : Tutor in audiovisual techniques and media culture

Education Royal Academy of fine Arts, Ghent Belgium Painting and Print Making

-‘Dromen, denken, doen’. 30 years Artgallery De Mijlpaal. May, July 23 (B)  -‘Bank Delen’. Groupshow , Hasselt 2023  -'Beeld en Werk'. Expo en onderzoek, Kadoc KUleuven (Brein en cognitie ). April 23 (B)  -'In Absence'. Groupshow, Hasselt 20 April/May 23 (B)  -Expo ‘Einder’. De Mijlpaal, Knokke-Zoute 3 december 2022 - 22 januari 2023  -‘Expo ‘Fields of Vision #1’. Gasthuiskapel Borgloon’ April/May 2022 (B)  -‘Magisch zwart’, Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Heusden-Zolder April/June 2022 (B)  -‘What Remains’ , St.Mattia Church Bologna June 2022 (IT)  -‘Puur Wit’, Galerie De Mijlpaal Knokke April/June (B)  -‘Distorted Images’ , En Garde Brussels April 2022 (B)  -‘Winterblomme’ , Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Heusden-Zolder Dec.2021/ Feb. 2022 (B)  -‘In between’ Brousse Hasselt Dec.2021/ March 2022 (B)  -‘EINDERLOOS’ group exhibition
 Galerie De Mijlpaal Knokke April/August 2021 (B)  -‘Expo CC De Borre Bierbeek ,March 2021 (B)  -‘Incidentally Insights #3’ ,Abdijsite Herkenrode april 2020  -‘Expo Beeldtaal’, Galerie De Mijlpaal Knokke October/december 2020  -‘EXPO Commedia dell’Arte’, Galerie De Mijlpaal October 2020/Feb.21  -‘Kunstenparcours Contrei Live’, June /October 2020 (B)  -‘Kunst aan zet’ Groupshow , Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Knokke. June 2020 (B)  -‘Menage a deux’, Stadsmus Hasselt March/May 2020 (B)  -‘Expo L’esprit Nouveau’ with Giovanna Caimmi in Pavilion Le Corbusier. Bologna April 2020 (IT) -‘VSAC (Visual Science of Arts Conference)’ Installation Moving Moments #4 Lecture August 2019 Leuven (B)  -‘WOW’ , Lecture & exhibition
International Conference on The Image .September 2019 Manchester (UK)  -‘Without the first, the second will not be there.’ -Group Exhibition HOMEWORK C33 & FRAME September-December 2019 CCHA (B)  -‘All Eyes’ Launch Project -All eyes is a rotating (360 °) recording of a large field full of visual actions. September-December 2019 CCHA (B)  -‘Incidentally Insights #3’ , Stadstriennale SCREEN IT Jenevermuseum Hasselt October 2019 (B)  -‘Kunst aan zet’ Groupshow
(24 november 2019 - 2 februari 2020) Kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Heusden-Zolder (B)  -‘From first looks to visual thinking’, Expo & workshops Dec. 2019
The Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna (IT)  -‘L'Heure Bleue’, (19/05 - 28/07/2019), kunstgalerij De Mijlpaal, Knokke (BE) -‘AZIMUTH Bilbao’ , UPV/EHU University of the Basque Country vs.FRAME PXL-MAD / UHasselt 
April 2019, Bilbao (SP)  -‘Round a roundabout #2’ , Permanent installation during IMPACT Forum
\\IMPACT (International Meeting in Performing Arts and Creative Technologies) November 2018, CCHA Hasselt (B)  -‘Van kijken naar beelddenken – From first looks to visual thinking’ Solo exhibition.
September – November 2018, CCHA Hasselt (B)  -'Seeing without Knowing in the 2.5-Dimensional' , International Image conference. Lecture and presentation work.
31 October – 1 November 2017, Venice International University, San Servolo, Venice (IT)  -‘Expo solo: Patrick Ceyssens’ , Solo exhibition.
September – October 2017, Bogert Gallery, Knokke (B)  -‘CELIBATAIRE DIVAS’
2 Juli – 3 September 2017, Herkenrode Refuge Hasselt (B)  -‘Gradient’ , Group exhibition.
April – May 2017, Gallery De Mijlpaal Heusden-Zolder (B)  -‘Hopping in Time/Space/Place:
Deepstepping, Outshooting, Introporting, Down-collapsing’ Lecture and presentation work.
December 2016, University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU (ES)  -‘Tree of life’ , Group exhibition.
11 December – 29 January 2016/2017, Gallery De Mijlpaal Heusden-Zolder (B)  -‘Hopping in Time/Space/Place:
Deepstepping, Outshooting, Introporting, Down-collapsing’ Lecture and presentation work.
1 – 2 September 2016, Art and Design Academy Liverpool (UK)  -‘New areas within the image and image thinking: The artist’s perspective’ , Presentation work/research and expo.
26 – 29 August 2016, CosmoCaixa (Science Museum), University Barcelona (SP)  -‘Fieldnotes and dirty drawings’ , Expo with FRAME.
14 – 30 April 2016, Z33 House for Contemporary Art Hasselt (B)  -‘Expo: Patrick Ceyssens’ , Solo exhibition.
15 May – 27 June 2016, Bogert Gallery Knokke (B)  -‘Expo Poortgebouw Abdijsite Herkenrode’ , 29 January 2016, Hasselt (B)  -‘Push the Button: On tunnels and mountains – a case of polyphonic focus.
Sixth International Conference on The Image.’
29 – 30 October 2015, Clark Kerr Conference Center, University of California at Berkeley (US)  -‘(On)voltooid Verleden Tijd’ , Symposium & presentation shortfilms. 28 October 2015, Museum M Leuven (B)  -‘Image Talks #3’ , Duo Patrick Ceyssens & Kristof Vrancken.
3 May – 21 June 2015, Gallery De Mijlpaal Heusden-Zolder (B)  -‘Images are the new thinking #2’ , Solo exhibition.
22 March – 26 April 2015, Galerie Light Cube Ronse (B)  -‘Kunst in de kamer’ , 25 February – 25 May 2015, VOKA Limburg,Hasselt (B)  -‘A Belgian Politician’ , 20 February – 21 March 2015, Marion De Cannière Art Space Antwerp (B)  -‘Images are the new thinking #1’ , Solo exhibition.
01 February – 14 March 2015, Gallery Judy Straten Horst (NL)  -‘Thinking through images #2’ , Presentation work & lecture.
2014, Fine Arts Faculty Bilbao (SP)  -‘I wanna get behind the paint’ , Solo exhibition. Curator Judy Straten. 2014, Gallery De coöperatieve Hasselt (B)  -‘Thinking through images’
Presentation work + lecture. International Image conference. 2014, Berlin (D)  ... cv full