FABRE Jan

click to enlarge1958 born in Antwerp, Belgium
Lives & works in Antwerp, Belgium
SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
"JAN FABRE - Stigmata. Actions & Performances (1976-2017)", Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo Sevilla, Spain
"My Queens" Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Belgium

2017
Inspiratie, A.O. Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerpen
Glasstress, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice
The Beauty of the Beast, D´Ursel castle, Hingene
Fragile State, Pinchukart centre, Kien
My Only Nation is Imagination, different locations, Naples
The Artist/Knight,Gaasbek Castle
Maskers, Magazzino,Rome
Viewing Boxes, Thinking Models and Drawing, Deineer Gallery, Otegen
Art festival in Aardenburg St. Bavo´s chrurch, Aardenburg
Folklore Sexuel Belge. Éditè et Offert par Jan Fabre, Le Bon Artiste Belge, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria
Daniel Templon, Portrait D`Une Galerie, L´Institut Culturel Bernard Magrez, Bordeaux, France
Collector`s Room #14: Black/White, Dewier Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Le Carnaval Des Morts (La Famille Royale), Edite Et Offert Par Jan Fabre - Le Bon Artiste Belge, BRAFA, Tour&Taxis, Brussels, Belgium
Urgent Conversations: Athens - Antwerp, EMST, Athens, Greece
Another World. Laboratory of Illusion and Fantasy, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent, Belgium

2016
Jan Fabre. Knight Of Despair/Warrior Of Beauty, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Falsification De La Fête Secrète IV (Carnival), Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke, Netherlands
The Eighties - A Decade of Extremes, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium
Tribute To Hieronymus Bosch in Congo, Het Nordbraabants Museum, Netherlands
Vanités, Maison Des Consuls, Matelles, France
Divine Decadence, Kasteel Van Gaasbeek, Belgium
Intrigantes Incertitudes. Dessin Contemporain, Musée D`Art Moderne Et Contemporain, Saint-Étienne Métropole, France
Sacrum Cerebrum, Ronchini Gallery, London, UK

2015
Knight of the Night, Galleria Il Ponte, Florence, Italy
The Years of the Hour Blue, Magazzino, Rome, Italy
Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo, Espace Louis Vuitton Tokyo, Japan
30 years / 7 rooms, Deweer Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Jan Fabre, Stigmata, Actions & Performances 1976–2013, Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium
Facing Time - Rops/Fabre, Musée Félicien Rops, Namur, Belgium
Hommage au Congo Belge, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
Do We Feel With Our Brain And Think With Our Heart?, Galerie 604, Busan, South Korea

2014
Jan Fabre. Do we feel with our brain and think with our heart?, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
Jan Fabre - The Spiritual Sceptic, At the Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Zeno Brains & Oracle Stones, La Llotja, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Jan Fabre. Do We Feel with Our Brain and Think with Our Heart?, Galerie Daniel Templon, Brussels, Belgium
Jan Fabre. Insect Drawings & Insect Sculptures 1975-1979, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, The Netherlands
Jan Fabre. Tribute to Belgian Congo (2010–2013). Jan Fabre. Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo (2011–2013), PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine

2013
Jan. FabreThe Years of the Hour Blue. Drawings and Sculptures 1977-1992, Jan Fabre, Busan Museum of Art, Korea
Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo (2011-2013), Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille, France
Jan Fabre. Stigmata Actions & Performances - 1976-2013, MAXXI, Rome, Italy
Jan Fabre. Skulls & mosaics, Guy Pieters Gallery, Saint Paul de Vence, France
Jan Fabre. Insektenzeichnungen & Insektenskulpturen 1975-1979, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany
Jan Fabre. Chalcosoma. Small bronzes 2006-2012, Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden, Wuppertal, Germany
GISANTS (Tribute to E. C. Crosby & K. Z. Lorenz), Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France

2012
Art is a Medusa, Giuseppe De Nittis Museum Gallery, Palazza della Marra, Barletta, Italy
Jan Fabre. Insektenzeichnungen & Insektensculpturen 1975-1979, ikob, Eupen, Belgium
Jan Fabre. Chalcosoma Small Bronzes 2006-2012, Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke Heist, Belgium
Jan Fabre. Chapters I-XVIII: Waxes & Bronzes, Musées royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Brussels
Zeno Brains and Oracle Stones, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria
Pride comes before a fall of lash, Gallery 604, Busan, Korea
Church Warden, De Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art Salzburg, Austria
Offering to the God of Insomnia, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art Salzburg, Austria
JAN FABRE – THEATRE OF THE WORLD, MONA and TMAG, Tasmania, Australia
JAN FABRE – SINT-JAN, Saint Bavo’s Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium
PIETAS, Parkloods, Antwerpen, Belgium
JAN FABRE – ART KEPT ME OUT OF JAIL, PERFORMANCE, INSTALLATIONS 2001 – 2004 – 2008, Maribor Art Gallery, Slovenia
The Power of Theatrical Madness, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art Vienna, Austria
9 Chapters, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
The Years of the Hour Blue, Musée d´Art Moderne, Saint-Étienne Métropole, France

2011
Pietas, Nuova Scuola Grande di Santa Maria della Misericordia, Venice, Italy
The Years of the Hour Blue, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria
Hortus / Corpus, Kröller-Müller Museum, Oterloo, The Netherlands
Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo, Magazzino d´Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Art kept me out of jail, Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
Jan Fabre - The jewels of death - Bic Blue Drawings, MAM – Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria

2010
Jan Fabre Galerie Clara Maria Sels, Düsseldorf, Germany
Umbraculum para Medellin, un lugar en la sombra para reflexionar y trabajar, Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellin, Colombia
De geleende tijd, Museo Carlo Bilotti Aranciera di Villa Borghese, Italy
Jan Fabre. Hoofdstukken I-XVIII. Was & Brons, Guy Pieters Gallery, Paris, France
Art kept me out of jail. Performance installations 2001-2004-2008, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium

2009
Project Mesrine, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Germany
Is the brain the most sexy part of the body?, Galerie Klüser 2, Germany
Jan Fabre. From the Feet to the Brain, Arsenale Novissimo, 53. Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

2008
De geleende tijd / Le temps emprunté, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium
Jan Fabre au Louvre. L’ange de la métamorphose, Musée du Louvre, Aile Richelieu, Salles Écoles du Nord, Paris, France
Jan Fabre. Is the Brain the Most Sexy Part of the Body?, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
La route de la terre vers les étoiles n’est pas lisse, Halle Verrière, Meisenthal, France
Jan Fabre. From the Cellar to the Attic—From the Feet to the Brain, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria
Jan Fabre. Premio Pino Pascali XII ediz. 2008, Palazzo Pino Pascali, Polignano a Mare, Italy
Umbraculum para Santiago de Chile, MAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Parque Forestal, Santiago de Chile, Chile
Il Ragazzo con la luna e le stelle sulla testa, Piazza Plebiscito, Naples, Italy

2007
Je crache sur ma tombe (modèle de pensée), MAM – Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria
Die verliehene Zeit. Dessins pour l’oeuvre scènique de Jan Fabre, Museum der Moderne Rupertinum, Salzburg, Austria
Jan Fabre. Projet Tivoli pour Salzburg, MAM – Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Salzburg, Austria
Jan Fabre. Boîtes à images et modèles de pensée, MAM – Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Salzburg, Austria
Who Shall Speak My Thoughts (of My Body), Gallery Alpha Delta, Athens, Greece
The Brains of My Mother and My Father / The Most Sexy Part of the Body (Brain Drawings and Models), Shugoarts, Tokyo, Japan
Les messagers de la mort décapités, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
Jan Fabre. Antropologie d’une planète, GAMeC – Galleria d’Arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo / Palazzo Benzon, 52. Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

2006
Le Temps emprunté. Drawings for the Stage Works by Jan Fabre, Galerie beaumontpublic, Luxembourg
Jan Fabre. Kijkdozen en Denkmodellen 1977–2004, Vlaams Parlement, Lokettenzaal, Brussels, Belgium
Jan Fabre. Homo Faber, MuHKA – Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, KMSKA – Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Belgium
Antwerp, Stadsbibliotheek Antwerp, Galerij Rode Zeven and Galerij Rossaert, Antwerp, Belgium
Jan Fabre. Lancelot, Magazzino d’Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Jan Fabre. Kijkdozen en Denkmodellen, Galerie Seghers, Ostend, Belgium
L’home que escriu sobre l’aigua, Sala d’Exposicions de la Rambla, Girona, Italy
Je me vide de moi-même, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Geneva, Italy
Jan Fabre: Landscapes and Turtles, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
An umbraculum for Dubrovnik, Galerija Umjetnicka, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Jan Fabre. Turtles, Carpets, Landscapes, Galerie Artist, Istanbul, Turkey

2005
Jan Fabre. Mis gotas de sangre, mis huellas de sangre, Galeria Espacio Minimo, Madrid, Spain

2004
A la recherche d’Utopia. Sculptures/installations 1977-2003, Musée d’Art moderne et d’Art contemporain, Nice, France
Umbraculum, DASA – Galerie der Deutschen Arbeitsschutz Ausstellung, Dortmund, Germany
Drawing – Photography – Drawing 1978-2004, Galerie Beaumont Public, Luxembourg
Gaude succurrere vitae (Réjouissez-vous de venir au secours de la vie), Musée d’Art Contemporain, Lyon, France
Jan Fabre. Messengers of the deat, Galerie Academia & Galerie Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Salzburg, Austria
Sanguis/Mantis, MAM Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria

2003
L’homme qui donne du feu, Fondation Salomon, Alex, France
Umbraculum, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
Sanguis/Mantis, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
Gaude succurrere vitae, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy
Gaude succurrere vitae, Fundacio Juan Miro, Barcelona, Spain
A la recherche d’Utopia, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Nizza, France

2002
Umbraculum, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium; Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen, Netherlands
The great confinement, Galerie Academia, Salzburg, Austria
Bed, bath and gravetomb, Galerie Clara Maria Sels, Düsseldorf, Germany
Gaude succurrere vitae, SMAK Museum of Contemporary Art, Gent, Belgium
Heaven of delight, permanent work, Royal Palace, Bruxelles, Belgium
Eeuwige terugkeer/Eternel retour, Mac, Anvers, Belgium

2001
Working drawings of theatre performances, Infinito Ltd., Turin, Italy
Angels and Warriors, MIMOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Marugame, Japan
Memento Mori, Galerie Beaumont-Public, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Sanguis/Mantis, performance, Polysonneries festival, Lyon, France
Umbraculum, Fondation Yvon Lambert, Avignon, France
Swords, skulls and crosses, Espacio Minimo, Madrid, Spain
The tomb in the basement, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Geneve, Switzerland
New works, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
Progetto Roma 2001, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea & Academia Belgica, Rome, Italy

2000
A Consilience, Natural History Museum, London, UK
Hortus conclusus, Carré Sainte Anne & jardin de la DRAC, Montpellier, France
Annonce au monde extérieur, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
Storage Room of a Warrior, AlphaDelta Gallery, Athens, Greece
Jan Fabre & Ilja Kabakov. Sustret. Een ontomoeting/Bctpe4a, Zagreb, Muzej Suvremene Umjetnosti
Ilad of the Bic-Art, Galerie Elisabeth Kaufmann, Zurich, Switzerland

1999
Jan Fabre. Museum of Contemporary Art, Warszawa, Poland
Battlefields & Beekeepers. Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Body Liquids & ....Sleep, sleep and sleep little animals..... Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Engel und Krieger. Strategien und Taktiken. Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany
Me Dreaming. Château d’Oiron, Oiron, France

1998
‘A meeting/Vstrecha’. Ilya Kabakov & Jan Fabre. Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Passage. Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, United States
Selected Works – Jubiläum, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
Een ontmoeting/Vstrecha, Ilya Kabakov & Jan Fabre. Otegem, Deweer Art Gallery
Skin, Jeruzalem, The Israel Museum

1997
Passage/Prolaz. Muzej Suvremene Umjetnosti, Zagreb/MUHKA - Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium
Inneres / Äusseres Skelett, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerpen, Belgium

1996
Passage. Ludwig Muzeum, Budapest, Turkey

1995
De Lijmstokman. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Der Leimrutenmann, Galerie der Stadt Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

1994
Jan Fabre. Questa pazzia è fantastica. Museo Pecci, Prato, Italy
De Lijmstokman, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wand der aufsteigenden Engel, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany

1992
Jan Fabre. Zeichnungen - Objekte - Zeichnungen. Kunstverein Hannover, Germany

1991
Zwei Objekten. Frankfurt-am-Main, Schirn Kunsthalle, Germany

1990
Das Geräusch. Kunsthalle Basel, Switserland
Jan Fabre. Som. Centro de Arte Moderna, Lissabon, Portugal
Antichambres/Affinités Sélectives VI. Jan Fabre/Christian Boltanski. Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

1989
Jan Fabre. Een skulptuur/vijf tekeningen. Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium

1988
Der Blaue Raum. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Jan Fabre. Modellen 1977-1985. Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium

1985
Jan Fabre. Tekeningen. Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Gent, Belgium

1984
41° Biennale di Venezia. Belgian Pavilion, Italy


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Fabrica Vitae, Touring exhibition, Genéve, Ghent, Riga, Athens, Atlanta
Metamorphosen. Ovidius en de hedendaagse kunst, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, The Netherlands
Anima/Animal, Abbaye royale de Saint-Riquier, Saint-Riquier, France
I Belgi. Barbari e Poeti, Rome and Brussels
Facing time, Musée Rops, Namur, Belgium
Countour 7, Mechele, Belgium
The Importance of Being, MACBA, Buenos Aires
Vormidable, Museum Beelden aan Zee, The Hague, Netherlands
When I Give, I Give Myself, The Van Gogh Musuem, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Construire une collection, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco. Monte-Carlo, Monaco

2014
Progress and Hygiene, Zacheta-National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Das Meer-Salut D´Honneur Jan Hoet, Mu.ZEE, Oostende, Belgium
Signes de Croix, Masion de la culture, Namur, Belgium
Museum to Scale 1/7, Kunsthal Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Vie della Scultura, Villa Berteli, Forte die Marmi, Italy
The Symbiosis of Physicality and the Spiritual, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Salzburg, Austria
Michaelangelo e il Novecento, Palazzina dei Giardini, Galleria civica di Modena, Modena, Italy
Secret Passions - Private Flemish Collections, Lille 3000, Lille, France
Within / Beyond Boards, Banco de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal
Fine Art from Flanders. From the Collection of the National Bank of Belgium, Museum Tongerlohuys, Roosendaal, The Netherlands
Silent Power, A study of Rituals in Contemporary Art, De Warande, Turnhout, Belgium
Health - Something of Value, National Bank of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium

2013
Illuminations, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille, France
Wunderkammer, Academia Belgica, Rome, Italy
Vanitas Revisited, Gallery Ronny van de Velde, Knokke-Zoute, Belgium
Museum to Scale, Royal Museums of Fine Arts Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
Middle Gate Geel, St. Dimpnakerk, Geel, Belgium
Happy Birthday Dear Academie - 350 Years Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, MAS, Antwerp, Belgium
St. Moritz Art Masters, Engadiner Museum, Switzerland
The mind of the artist, Gallery Ronny van de Velda, Knokke, Belgium
«Les aventures de la vérité» - Painting and philosophy, Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul de Vence, France
Baza(a)r Belg(i)e, CENTRALE for contemporary art, Brussles, Belgium
Les nouvelles folies françaises, Musée d´Archéologie nationale et Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
Glasstress 2013. White light / White heat, Palazzo Cavalli - Franchetti, Venice, Italy
Wunderkammer Venezia 2013, Palazzo Widmann, Venice, Italy
Framed - by Ted Noten, Stedelijk Museum ´s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Si l’art de la parure m’était conté, Chateau du Rivau, Léméré, France
Fragile - Murano. Chefs-d´oeuvre de verre de la renaissance au XXI siecle, Musée Maillol, Paris, France
Ballpoint Pen Drawing Since 1950, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, USA
Babel, Le Botanique, Centre Culturel de la Communauté Française, Brussels, Belgium

2012
Speaking Artists, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea
Venice international performance art week, Palazzo Bembo, Venice, Italy
Cross-examinations #3. These and other works. Explaining Belgian art to a foreigner, Extra City Kunsthal,Antwerp
Collection1, works from the Octobersalon collection,The Cultural Centre of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
R/Evolution on paper. Five centuries of drawings from the Klüser collection, Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany
Belgian art. A modern century. Collection Caroline & Maurice Verbaet,Museum of Elsene, Brussels, Belgium
Hysterical Fantasy, Magazzino, Rome
Schriftuur / Scripture, De Bond, Bruges
From Head to Toe. Human Images in the Focus ofthe Würth Collection, Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
Ensemblematic, S.M.A.K., GhentVidéodanse,Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Changing Perspectives, European Central Bank, Frakfurt am Main, Germany
Re-Opening, DEWEER Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Gartencity #1, CC Maasmechelen, Maasmechelen, Belgium
Babel, Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille, Lille, France
Sint-Jan, Sint Baafskathedraal, Ghent Mindmap,Odapark, Venray, The Netherlands
Rollercoaster-Het beeld in de21ste eeuw, Museum of the Image, Breda, The Netherlands
Son et Lumière-Material, Transition, Time, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Struggle(s), Maison Particulière, Brussels, Belgium
Longing for perfection - 21 years of collecting by the Kröller-Müller Museum, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands
Hunters and Hunted – Insects in Contemporary Art, Museum Villa Rot, Burgrieden
Lightness?,Maison Particuliére, Brussels, Belgium
Glasstress 2012, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, USA
Gold, Belvedere, Vienna, Austria
Bêtes de sculpture! De Pompon à Giacometti,Musée des Années Trente, Boulogne-
Billancourt, Paris, France
Forte Piano: Le forme del suono, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome, Italy
De doodleeft,Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Theatre of the World, MONA, Australia

2011
Monanism, Museum of Old and New Art in Tasmania,Hobart Tasmania
Art of the Loom, DEWEER Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Battle, Power and Faith, the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations (Hitite Museum), Ulus / Ankara
Fantômes & Cauchemars, l‘Historial de la Grande Guerre,Peronne & l‘Espace culturel François Mitterand de Beauvais, Beauvais, France
ARTZUID. Internationale Sculptuurroute Amsterdam 2011, Apollolaan-Minervalaan-Zuidas,Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Un autre monde,J.J. Grandville,Musée provincial Félicien Rops,Namur, Belgium
Sleeping Beauties, Kasteel van Gaasbeek,Gaasbeek, Belgium
Within/Beyond Borders, Byzantine & Christian Museum, Athens, Greece
ARKHAIOLOGIA,CentrePasquArt Kunsthaus, Biel Bienne, Switzerland
Glasstress 2011,Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere ed Arti, Venice, Italy
The 52nd OCTOBER SALON. It´s time we got to know each other, The Museum of Yugoslav History, Belgrade, Serbia
Le Louvre revisité, Lab - Labanque, Béthune Glasstress Stockholm, Millesgården
Museum Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Mémoires du futur, la collection Olbricht, la maison rouge, Paris, France
Cycle L’Éternel Détour, MAMCO, Geneva, Switzerland
Curated by...,Espace Beaumont, Luxembourg
De dood leeft,Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Grandville. Un autre monde, un autre temps, Musée du Temps, Besançon, France
Wunderkammer. Hedendaags curiositeitenkabinet, Botanique, Brussels, Belgium
Danser sa vie, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

2010
Aspects of Collecting, ESSL Museum, Klosterneuburg, Austria
Aichi Triennale 2010 "Arts and Cities" Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan
Dreams, group exhibition, Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art Vienna, Salzburg, Austria
Islands Never Found State Museum of Contemporary Art - Thessaloniki, Greece
Islands Never Found Macedonian Museum of ContemporaryArt, Thessaloniki, Greece
Sexuality and transcendence PinchukArtCentre Kiev, Ukraine
BRAVE NEW WORLD - From the perspective of Mudam Collection Musée d´Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxemburg
Ich weiß gar nicht, was Kunst ist - Einblicke in eine private Sammlung Marta Herford

2009
Essencial ExperiencesPalazzo Belmonte Riso, Palermo, Italy
The State Of Things. Brussels/Beijing Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Konferenz der Tiere, Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen, Germany
Something Else!!!, MAN_Museo d’Arte Provincia di Nuoro, Italy
Indian Caps. De keuze van Jan Fabre, Indian Caps vzw, Antwerp, Belgium
Goldfish Suddenly Dead, Project Room Extra City, Antwerp, Belgium
Jeugdzonde. Over opus één en opus min één, LLS 387 Ruimte voor Actuele Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium
Glass stress, Instituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere ed Arti, Venice, Italy

2008
Der eigene Weg. Doing it my way. Perspektiven Belgischer Kunst. Perspectives on Belgian Art, MKM – Museum Küppersmühle für moderne Kunst, Duisburg, Germany
Anatomie des Vanités, Musée de la Maison d’Erasme, Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium
NéoFutur – Vers de nouveaux imaginaires, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
Jan Fabre op Wereldexpo in Zaragoza / Belgian Pavillion, Zaragoza, Spain
Update, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Voyage sentimental, Mediations Biennale, Poznan, Poland
Résonances médiévales, Couvent des Cordeliers, Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu, France
II Bienal de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, Spain
Otras Floras, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo, Brazil
Reflections on light, Galerie Bernd Klüser – Galerie Klüser 2, Munich, Germany
Corpus Delicti, Justitiepaleis, Brussels, Belgium
I have nothing to say and I am saying it, Platform Seoul, Korea
Futurotextiel 08, Hall NMBS, Kortrijk, Belgium
Collectiepresentatie, S.M.A.K. – Stedelijk Museum voor Actuelle Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
Struggle for life. Evolution and Extinction in the Anthropocene, ERES-Stiftung, Munich, Germany
Now Jump!, Nam June Paik Festival, Seoul, Korea
Collectie XXIII, MuHKA – Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium
Het spel van de waanzin. Over gekte in film en theater, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent, Belgium
Dit is onze aarde! (It’s our Earth!), Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium

2007
Force Inconnue, Transfo, Zwevegem
I Am As You Will Be / The Skeleton in Art, Cheim & Read, New York (C)
Cadeau d’amis/ Een homage aan Jan Hoet, ICCA (International Centre for Contemporary Art), Diepenbeek, Belgium
Ongekende kracht, Transfo, Zwevegem, Belgium
Die Schöne und das Ungeheuer. Geschichten ungewöhnlicher Liebespaare, Museum Residenzgalerie, Salzburg, Austria
ARCO 07, Madrid, Spain
De gustibus… Manger dans l’art contemporain, Broelmuseum, Broelkaai & ING, Kortrijk, Belgium
Collective one, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Geneva, Switzerland
Bloedmooi. Onze dubieuze relatie met het dier, Historisch Museum Rotterdam / Schielandshuis, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Artempo, Where Time Becomes Art, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
VIT(A)RTI, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, Belgium
Skin of / in Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

2006
Beaufort. Triennale voor hedendaagse kunst aan zee, Belgian coast (C)
Absolumental, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
Intramoenia-Extrart, Castelli di Puglia (Castelli della Daunia), Monte Sant’Angelo, Italy
Zoo, La Centrale Electrique / European Centre for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
The Sublime is Now! (Das Erhabene in der zeitgenössischen Kunst), Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf, Bern, Switzerland

2005
Visionary Belgium, Paleis voor Schone Kunsten – Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Galleria in Galleria, Metropolitana, Milan, Italy
Intersezioni, Parco Archeologico della Roccelletta, Catanzaro, Italy
Slow Art. Neue Akzente aus Flandern und den Niederlanden, museum kunst palast, Düsseldorf, Germany
When Humour Becomes Painful, Migros Museum, Zurich, Switzerland
Mémoire et transmission, MAMAC – Musée d’Art moderne et d’Art contemporain, Liège, Belgium
Barrocos i neobarracos / El infierno de lo bello, Domus Artium, Salamanca, Spain
Accumulazioni, Palazzo Lantieri, Gorizia, Italy
War is over / 1945–2005. La Libertà dell’Arte da Picasso a Warhol a Cattelan, GAMEC – 2005 Galleria d’Arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy
La peau est ce qu’il y a de plus profond, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Valenciennes, Valenciennes, France
Sanguis / Mantis Landscape (Battlefield), Musée d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
Principato di Monaco: Idea per un museo, Palazzo Ruspoli, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, Italy
Jan Fabre. Il rifugio (per la tomba del computer sconosciuto), Casa La Marrana in Montemarcello, Ameglia, Italy
The Giving Person. Il dono dell’artista, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Naples, italy

2004
Normal Life, Artandgallery, Milan, Italy
Robe/Rêve: Rêves de Robe, Musée des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle, Calais, France

2003
Outlook, Div.Locations, Athens, Greece
Triënnale voor hedendaagse kunst aan zee, Diverse locaties aan de Belgische kust, Beaufort, Luxembourg

2001
1st Biennial of Valencia. The Body and Sin, Convento del Carmen, Valencia, Spain
7th International Istanbul Biennial, Egofugal/Egokac, Istanbul, Turkey

2000
7 Hügel – Bilder und Zeichen des 21. Jahrhunderts, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Lost Paradise Lost. Kunst und sakraler Raum, World Expo 2000, Hannover, Germany
La Beauté: Nature à l’oeuvre, Clos de Trams & Espace Jeanne-Laurent & Palais des Papes, Avignon, France
5eme Biennale d’Art contemporain de Lyon, Partage d’exotismes. Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France

1998
Skin. The Israel Museum, Jeruzalem, Israel

1997
La pittura fiamminga e olandese. Palazzo Grassi, Venezia, Italy
Art/Fashion. Biennale di Firenze ’96 / Guggenheim Museum SoHo, New York, USA

1995
Ripple Across the Water ‘95, Watari-Um/Tadashi Kawamata Museum, Tokyo, Japan

1993
Azur. Fondation Cartier, Jouy-en-Josas, France

1992
Documenta IX. Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
TRANSFORM. BildObjektSkulptur im 20. Jahrhundert. Kunstmuseum & Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
Third International Istanbul Biennial. Istanbul Municipality - Nejat F. Eczacibasi Art Museum, Istanbul, Turkey

1991
Wanderlieder. Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum
Metropolis. International Art Exhibition Berlin 1991. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Irony by Vision. Watari-Um Gallery, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
21a Bienal Internacional de Sao Paulo, Brasil

1990
Artisti (della Fiandra), Biennale di Venezia, Palazzo Sagredo
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