Since 2004 the S.M.A.K. has participated in the European joint venture on ‘the preventive conservation and presentation of installation art’.
S.M.A.K., the Museum of Contemporary Art in Ghent, presents the first Quadrennial, a large-scale exhibition of up-and-coming international artists.
The exhibition entitled Around 21° 15' 00" E 52° 06' 17" N; + GO-GO (1985-2001) is an ensemble of new works which have a specific connection with each other. The starting point is the former home of the artist’s parents, now his workspace or ...
Dirk Braeckman, one of the most prominent art photographers in Belgium, plays with such photographic parameters as light, focus and framing in order to create highly individual images.
Luc Tuymans is a leading exponent of contemporary painting, and one of the key figures in the recent painting ‘boom’.
Rob Birza is known as one of the most prominent artists of the younger generation in the Netherlands. He freely uses a variety of styles and genres together.
Johannes Kahrs picks images out of the flood of printed media, the advertising world and film as it rushes past him, brings them to a standstill and thereby creates a new passage of time.