Artist Lecturer

Wesley Meuris

Graduation year




Wesley Meuris (b. 1977) is a visual artist mainly working with installations, sculptures and drawings. During the last decade, Meuris investigated different forms of cultural classification systems, their linguistic, social, political and architectural translations. Since 2009 he is researcher at Sint Lucas Antwerp. In 2017 he published his PhD in the format of ‘The Foundation for Exhibiting Art & Knowledge’. He is also tutor at the Advanced Master program of Sint Lucas Antwerp.

Wesley Meuris' work has been exhibited in several important exhibitions and individual installations at the Centre Pompidou (2018), the Musée des Arts Contemporains du Grand Hornu (2017), the Kunsthalle in Vienna (2016), the Confort Moderne in Poitiers (2016), the ISCP in Brooklyn (2016), the Mu Zee in Oostende (2015), the Espace JeudiJeudi in Geneva (2015), the BF15 in Lyon (2014), the Kunsthalle Rotterdam (2014), the Casino Luxembourg forum d’art Contemporain (2012), the SMAK in Ghent (2005, 2019), M HKA in Antwerp (2010), the De Bond in Bruges (2010), the Fresnoy in Tourcoing (2010), the MAMAC in Liège (2010), the Art & Essai Gallery in Rennes (2010).

Lecturer in

2021, 2018, 2016, 2010

Featured events

270321 HIS STORY

Bye Bye His-Story, chapter 5050

27/03/2021 26/09/2021
Centre de la gravure et de l'image imprimée, La Louvière, BE Exhibition
Zoology, 2021


24/04/2021 09/05/2021
Zebrastraat, Gent, BE Exhibition
Wesley Meuris, Verticality, 2021

Wesley Meuris. Verticality

02/05/2021 06/05/2021
Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerpen, BE Exhibition
Rebekka Löffler, Zustandsorte, 2020
EMERGENT, Veurne, BE Exhibition
Fiat Lux, 2021

Fiat Lux

18/11/2021 06/02/2022
Pilar, Brussel, BE HISK - Alumni Exhibition

Art Brussels Contemporary Art Fair

28/04/2022 01/05/2022
Tour & Taxis, Brussel, Belgium Exhibition
The seduction banner website

The Seduction of the Bureaucrat

15/03/2023 04/06/2023
De Garage, Mechelen, BE Exhibition