Patrick Ceyssens


Veldstraat 12 3530 Houthalen Belgium

education & experience

Independent artist since 1987

Docent Mad Faculty ( University college Hasselt ) Course: Image Analysis

Currently working on a PhD at the University of Hasselt / PHL University College

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 Graphics

‘AZIMUTH Bilbao’

****UPV/EHU University of the Basque Country vs.FRAME PXL-MAD / UHasselt

With: Carla Swerts, Griet Moors, Ode de Kort, Patrick Ceyssens, Remco Roes & Tom Lambeens, Andrea Abalia, Mikel Arce, Susana Jodra, Txaro Arrazola,Usoa Fullaondo,

Veva Linaza. 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)


With: Miles Aldridge, Eduardo Chillida, Rob Sweere, Vanessa Beecroft, Bill Viola, Jan Fabre, Hans Op de Beeck, Koen Vanmechelen, Nick Ervinck, Renato Nicolodi, Peter de Cupere, Kristof Vrancken, Patrick Ceyssens and many, many others.

2 Juli – 3 September 2017, Herkenrode Refuge Hasselt (B)


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)