Stijn Ank

02.2015, 2015, pigmented plaster and metal structure, 105 x 51 x 9 cm

27.2016, 2016, pigmented plaster / canvas 60 x 40 x 3 cm

21.2016, 2016, pigmented plaster / canvas 60 x 40 x 3 cm

10.2016, 2016, pigmented plaster / canvas 60 x 40 x 3 cm

, 2018. Pigmented plaster, metal frame, 100 x 196 x 4 cm

44.2016, 2016, pigmented plaster,  canvas, 60 x 40 x 3 cm


I dreamed a dream – Chapter 1 (group show), curated by Domenico De Chirico, Marignana Arte, Venice, November 2019 – March 2020

Trauma. Incursioni nella pittura contemporanea (group show), curated by Ilaria Bignotti, Marignana Arte, Venice, September – November 2019

The Beauty I fell (group show), Catherine Bastide Gallery, Brussels, 2018

Stijn Ank – Fresco (solo show), Künstlerhaus Bethaniën, Berlin, 2018

Stijn Ank – Unvoid (solo show), MoCA – Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei (TW), 2017

Stijn Ank – Interval (solo show), S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE), 2012

Stijn Ank (solo show), CIAP art center, Hasselt (BE), 2011


I dreamed a dream, GREY Magazine, April 2020
I dreamed a dream at Marignana Arte
, Art Viewer, March 2020

I DREAMED A DREAM, CHAPTER 1. UN SOGNO MAI RIVELATO, Francesca Di Giorgio, Espoarte, November 2019
Trauma|Marignana Arte, Venezia, Chiara Vedovetto, Exibart, November 2019
Due mostre e un talk preannunciano l’autunno di Marignana Arte, Livia Savorelli, Espoarte, September 2019
TRAUMA. Incursioni nella pittura contemporanea, Rivista Segno, September 2019
In preparazione nelle gallerie italiane: qualche anticipo d’autunno, Nicola Maggi, Collezione da Tiffany, August 2019
Farbe in Form, Müller Von Jens, Der Tagesspiegel, March 2017
Stijn Ank – Fresco, Jens Asthoff, ArtForum Magazine, March 2017, download
Stijn Ank: Folding, Domus Web, December 2012

Stijn Ank was born in Brussels in 1977. Lives and works between Brussels and Berlin.

Stijn Ank è nato a Bruxelles nel 1977. Vive e lavora tra Bruxelles e Berlino.


‘Stijn Ank – Fresco’, Academia Belgica, Rome (IT) (Jan – Feb)
‘Stijn Ank – It’, Club Solo + Van Abbemuseum, Breda (NL)
‘Stijn Ank – The Beauty I feel’, Bastide Projects, Marseille (FR)
‘Stijn Ank – Purity’, Nunu Fine Art Gallery, Taipei (TW)
‘Stijn Ank – Unvoid’, MoCA – Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei (TW)
‘Stijn Ank – Fresco’, Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin (DE)
‘Stijn Ank – Fresco’, Künstlerhaus Bethaniën, Berlin (DE)
‘Stijn Ank – Unvoid’, Netwerk art Center, Aalst (BE)
‘Stijn Ank – Vector’, Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain, Luxembourg (LU)
‘Stijn Ank – diSTANCES’, Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin (DE)
‘Stijn Ank – Interval’ – S.M.A.K., Ghent (BE)
‘Stijn Ank’ – CIAP art center, Hasselt (BE)
‘Stijn Ank’ – CCHA Gallery, Hasselt (BE)
‘Stijn Ank’ – Galerie Jan Colle, Ghent (BE) (March 1 – April 10)


‘I dreamed a dream’ – Marignana Arte, Venice (IT)
‘Trauma, Forays into contemporary painting’ – Marignana Arte, Venice (IT)
‘Stijn Ank – Peter Zimmermann’ – Crown Gallery, Knokke (BE)
‘Nuit de la roquette’ – Les Rencontres d’Arles, Arles (FR)
‘Opening Show’ – Crown Gallery, Knokke (BE)
‘Dialogues’ – Crown Gallery, Knokke (BE)
‘The Beauty I fell’, Catherine Bastide, Brussels (BE)
‘Infinity Appearances’ – Innoart, Hsinchu (TW)
‘Drawing Ambience’ – deSingel, Antwerp (BE)
‘Endless’ – Cwart, Knokke (BE)
‘The Extension of Medium’ – Nunu Fine Art Gallery, Taipei (TW)
‘Open Studios’ – Künstlerhaus Bethaniën, Berlin (DE)
‘The Biennial of Painting’ – Roger Raveel Museum, Machelen (BE)
‘Queering Taste – Total Affirmation’ – Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin (DE)
‘(re)View’ – CCHA Gallery, Hasselt (BE)
‘Endless Column’, Markthalle – Basel (CH)
‘I could have lived here’ – M-Museum, Leuven (BE)
‘Facade’ – Netwerk art center, Aalst (BE)
‘Efemeer’ – Museum van Deinze en Leiestreek, Deinze (BE)
‘group 1’ – Entrepot Fictief, Ghent (BE), curated by Bert De Geyter
‘Benefit Show & Auction’ – Museum Dhondt Dhaenens, Deurle (BE)
‘Ename Actueel – Sediment’ – Provincial Archeological Museum, Ename (BE)
‘Public Private Painting’ – Provincial Museum of Modern Art – Mu.ZEE, Ostend (BE)
‘Open Studio’ – organised by Museum Dhondt Dhaenens, Deurle (BE)
‘Group 5’ – Galerie Tatjana Pieters, Ghent (BE)
‘Chipka – Prototypes’ – Netwerk, Aalst (BE)
‘Folding’ – Witte Zaal, Ghent (BE)
‘La jeune création belge’ – La Pommerie, Saint Sétiers (FR)
‘Jamal’s Poets Cafe’ – Beursschouwburg, Brussels (BE)
‘Antigone’ – National Theatre, Ghent (BE)
‘Jette–Sur–Mer’ – Atelier 340 Museum, Brussels (BE)
‘A-parckunst’ – Musées Royaux d’Art et d’Histoire, Brussels (BE)


MOCA – Taipei Museum of Contemporary Art, Taiwan (TW)
MUDAM – Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg (LU)
S.M.A.K. – the Municipal Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent (BE)