About

Born in Liège in 1972, Belgium. Lives and works in Brussels.

Benoît Gob studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Liège.

In 1995, he moves to Brussels and takes up theatre studies at the National Higher Institute for Theatrical Arts and Diffusion Techniques.

Benoit Gob slides between genres.

He is actor, performer and dancer, paints, creates collages, designs and builds machines and sprawling installations.

Since 2002, in parallel to his life as a visual artist, Benoit has been collaborating with Needcompany, the Belgian theatre group, as an actor and dancer.

 

From 2011 to 2019 , he’s part of The pogmahon.company, an independent agency for art in the public realm, based in Vienna and working internationally, established in 2001 by Denise Parizek.


EXHIBITIONS

 

2018
Explo I / Groupexhibition / MILL Needcompany, Brussels


2017
Dalonaz / Groupexhibition / Atelier Brice Guilbert, Brussels

 

2016
Silent Stories / Groupexhibition / McaM, Shanghaï
Beauty is a Dark Attitude / Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna
Booba / Soloshow / Reumannplatz, Vienna


2015
Art of Hope / Online exhibition / Pogmahon.company, Vienna
Répétition 2.0 / Soloshow /Reumannplatz, Vienna


2014
Man kann überall tanzen, man muss es nur tun / Groupexhibition / Schleifmühlgasse 12-14 / Vienna


2013
Trial & Error / Groupexhibition / Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna
CoCoon / Groupexhibition / Baril, Cluj
Colateral Orbit / Groupexhibition / Allegranomad Gallery, Bucuresti


2012
Répétition / Solo Show / Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna
Cell / Groupexhibition / Galeria Celica, Ljubljana

2010

ITHAKA XX+XY / Exhibition commune, Leuven, BE


2011
Human World / Groupexhibition / Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna


2009
Solo Show / Ottilia Pribilla Gallery, Antwerpen

Truc Troc / Cercle des Beaux arts de Bruxelles


2008
Cher, chair, share / Solo Show / Freemen Gallery, Holland,NL
Group Shows / Canvas Collection, BOZAR, Bruxelles