DYSTOPIA, Europe's best house music festival commissioned KENISMAN for the fifth year in a row to pimp their fast growing Dance festival with his art. The focus this year is on the VIP section. July 14, 2018, Borsbeek, Belgium.
KENISMAN has been asked for the 2nd time in a row by GOTAK, campus Stabroek to inspire their students. | Stabroek, Belgium, May 25, 2018.
KENISMAN's work is implemented in the scenography of the concert series 'Onna, a concert celebrating femininity'. Organized by Aruami Daiko, with cooperation of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium.
With Chieko Kojima (JP), Adilia Yip (HK/BE), Beibei Wang (CN), Jige Akemiin (JP), Véronique Piron (FR), Inez Carsauw (BE) and Grete Moortgat (BE). Scenography by Sacred Places. Curator: Ben De Keyser.
ANTWERP- May 18, 2018, doors: 8pm | 20u - Zuiderpershuis, Waalsekaai 14, Antwerp, Belgium
BRUSSELS- May 19, 2018, doors: 8pm | 20u - Begijnhofkerk, Place du Béguinage 2062, Brussels, Belgium
HASSELT- May 20, 2018, doors: 8pm | 20u - Conservatorium, Kunstlaan 12, Hasselt, Belgium.
Already for some months, KENISMAN is working non-stop on his new golden collection.
Dystopia festival, Europe's best house music festival used KENISMAN's artwork for the fourth time in a row. | Juli 8, 2017 Borsbeek, Belgium.
OPEN STUDIO EXHIBITION | Throughout the month of July 2017, KENISMAN opens his studio for all art lovers and interested parties. Come and immerse yourself in the epicenter of his world.
Sat. July 1 - Sun. July 2
Sat. July 8 - Sun. July 9
Sat. July 15 - Sun. July 16
Sat. July 22 - Sun. July 23
Sat. July 29 - Sun. July 30
Each time from 2 pm till 7 m | Telkens van 14u. tot 19u.
Deurnestraat 235-239, 2060 Mortsel, Antwerp, Belgium.
Nicole Boumaâza , one of Belgium's best youth literature authors and YouTube icon in the series of celebrity gamer Athene, commissioned KENISMAN to make a mural at her house. | Merksem, Belgium, April 14, 2017.
KENISMAN was invited by GOTAK, campus Stabroek to inspire their students. | Stabroek, Belgium, March 31, 2017.
KENISMAN was invited by women's organization KVLV Merksplas to present his coloring book and to talk about the philosophy behind it. | Merksplas, Belgium, March 16, 2017.
KENISMAN is working on his new collection, gold has him still in its power. The painting is the 4th in his new series.
Untitled, 2016 // Acrylic on canvas, 1m30 x 1m60 / 4' 3.2″ x 5' 3″.
KENISMAN was invited to give a live performance at the WinterFair of Woerden, The Netherlands. | December 10, 2016.
As part of the promotion for his coloringbook Let your beauty flow, KENISMAN was invited to make a window drawing. | Woerden, The Netherlands, December 03, 2016.
KENISMAN was invited by women's organization Femma to present his coloring book and to talk about the philosophy behind it. | Hoogstraten, Belgium, September 21, 2016.
KENISMAN held a live drawing performance on Il Silenzio while sailing in the harbor of Antwerp, Belgium. | September 14, 2016.
KENISMAN participated at the Art & Paper Xperience Fair in Utrecht, The Netherlands. | September 11-12, 2016.
KENISMAN launched the promotional video for his coloringbook Let your beauty flow. | September 09, 2016
KENISMAN held his first Let your beauty flow coloringbook launch in the cultural heritage "Annie's Boetiek", Hoogstraten, Belgium. | Augustus 12, 2016
Dystopia festival, Europe's best house music festival re-used KENISMAN's artwork in a brilliant way for this year's edition. | Juli 9, 2016 Borsbeek, Belgium.
KENISMAN's work Psychedelic Indian Fusion of the 'Polynomial Intuition'-serie hits the 200 000 views.
KENISMAN's work is going to be projected at live art performance of SGEM Vienna 2016, HOFBURG Palace. | April 9, 2016.
KENISMAN is working on his new series. Gold has him in its power.
Untitled, 2016 // Acrylic on canvas, 1m x 1m20 / 3' 3.4″ x 3' 11.2″. | Untitled, 2016 // Acrylic on canvas, 1m30 x 1m60 / 4' 3.2″ x 5' 3″.
KENISMAN is proud to announce that his painting Memories of Agharta, exhibited on 27 september 2015 in the botanical garden of Antwerp (Belgium), will be the first one of a new series. | Memories of Agharta, 2015 // Acrylic on canvas, 2m35 x 1m85 / 7' 8.5″ x 6' 1″.
KENISMAN is approached by the Multimedia department at Christie’s Auction House in New York for usage of his Hommage 'Alberto Giacometti reveals' within the context of a documentary style video, October 1, 2015
KENISMAN collaborates with Duo Antwerp.
His world will merge with their contemporary classical music in the beautiful botanical garden of Antwerp.
September 27, 2015 | Leopoldstraat 24, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium. 11AM-12PM // 02PM-03PM | free entrance.
In August, 2015, KENISMAN was commissioned to transform a classical Taylor guitar into a unique piece.
Lighthouse reef, Acrylic on Sitka Spruce wood, 38cm x 49,5cm / 15″ x 19 1/2″
DYSTOPIA, Europe's best house music festival commissioned KENISMAN for the second year in a row to pimp their Dance festival with his art. July 11, 2015, Borsbeek, Belgium.
On June 25, 2015, KENISMAN was invited to give a live drawing performance during the concert of Matt Watts for the Leonard Peltier Benefit, Antwerp, Belgium.
KENISMAN's Hommage 'Alberto Giacometti reveals', is used by Artprice.com on their official facebook page, April 17, 2015
On April 9, 2015, KENISMAN published his presentation 'InnerSight is the way to powerful innovation'.
On May 17-18-19, 2015, KENISMAN made the mural Odyssey on the boat 'Il Silentio' , Oelegem, Belgium.
Odyssey, acrylic mural, 20m x 2,5m / 66' x 8' 2.42”
On March 9, 2015, KENISMAN was invited to give a lecture talk on his concept of 'Inner Sight is the way to powerful innovation' at the STUK, Leuven, Belgium.
On December 13, 2014, KENISMAN was invited to give a Live action painting performance at the estate of art collector and entrepreneur Kenneth Quick. | 's Gravenwezel 2970 Schilde, Belgium.
KENISMAN is proud to announce the collaboration with art historian Ulrike Muller (PhD Candidate / University of Antwerp, Ghent University) for the book publication on his philosophy and the embodiment concept of the 'Mirrors 616-111' serie.
KENISMAN's work Psychedelic Indian Fusion of the 'Polynomial Intuition'-serie hits the 100 000 views.
Two visuals from the 'Polynomial Intuition'-serie are ranked at the 2nd & 3rd place in the Top40 Video charts India | ethnocloud.
On May 28, 2014, KENISMAN was invited to give a lecture talk on the embodiment concept of his artwork at the South China University of Technology, Guangzhou.
PART II for DYSTOPIA: KENISMAN's Daydream, made for the main-stage of the Dance-festival on May 29, 2014.
Daydream, digital print on canvas, 2m x 8m / 6' 6.7″ x 26' 2.9″
KENISMAN's container murals for DYSTOPIA, the first Dance-festival of this summer in Belgium. The work is currently travelling around Belgium as part of their promotion and it will be placed at the entrance of the festival on May 29, 2014.
Man-eater, container mural, 6m x 2m 80 / 19' 5″ x 9' 5.8″ | S. Guthrie, container mural, 6m x 2m 80 / 19' 5″ x 9' 5.8″
On April 10, 2014, KENISMAN gave a Live drawing performance with Matt Watts and the Love Whip | Papa Jos' , Blindestraat 39, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium.
KENISMAN bites the dust. The mural Don't think let it flow, made for Art festival Motel Manifest, is taken down together with the building. 'It is part of the artwork; like the rich history of the building, it will continue to exist in the memory of everyone who has seen it.' | Photos by kwestion.be.
The first KENISMAN tattoo is a fact. Honored to have designed Rising in the sun for Jazz musician Rob Banken. | Photos taken by Trui Amerlinck.