• Summer of photography - C.C. Strombeek & Bozar, Brussels

    17 June - 4 September 2016

    CC Strombeek has invited Bart Lodewijks to collaborate with a photographer on the occasion of the Summer of Photography at BOZAR, Brussels. This edition of the international photography biennial focuses on the relationship between people and space in Brussels.

    Lodewijks made two very large drawings on the roofs of BOZAR and CC Strombeek, which were photographed by photographer Dirk Pauwels and presented on billboards at the 2 locations. In BOZAR, he also makes a wall drawing in the exhibition space.

    Opening in CC Strombeek 
    19 June, 12.30pm, on the square in front of CC Strombeek
    by Sophie Lauwers, Head of Exhibitions, BOZAR, Brussels

  • Book presentation / 3 new publications / S.M.A.K. Ghent

    Sunday 12 June 2016, 11 a.m.
    S.M.A.K., Jan Hoetplein 1, Gent, Belgium

    Presentation of 3 new publications, about drawing in neighbourhoods in Genk (BE), Sligo (IE) and Rio de Janeiro (BR).

    For the occasion, filmmaker Griet Teck will show a compilation of film fragments on Bart Lodewijks drawing in Strombeek (BE) and Diepenheim (NL) - thanks to C.C. Strombeek & Drawing Center Diepenheim.

    Roma publications 262, 270 and 271:
    - 'Rio de Janeiro Drawings', with Capacete, Rio de Janeiro - supported by Mondriaan Fund
    - 'Nieuw Texas / Klein Chicago', City of Genk & FLACC Genk
    - 'Sligo Drawings', with The Model, Sligo, Ireland - supported by Mondriaan Fund and the Community Foundation for Ireland


  • Roma Publications in Seoul


    May 26, 2016 - Aug 20, 2016

    Roma Publications in Seoul

    Artists’ Documents: Art, Typography and Collaboration is an exhibition that examines the current state of artist-made books, in specific the Amsterdam based art publishing house Roma Publications.

    Works by five artists who have used Roma Publications as their publishing platform in the past and the present - Kees Goudzwaard, Bart Lodewijks, Mark Manders, Marc Nagtzaam, and Batia Suter - are presented side by side in the same plane as the books.

  • commission / Menin Road - Ypernstrasse

    4 June - 25 September 2016

    Menin Road - Ypernstrasse

    In the summer of 2016, the four Flemish places Menin, Wervik, Zonnebeke and Ypres organise the project ‘Menin Road – Ypernstrasse’. The Menin Road, connecting Ypres and Menin via the villages of Geluwe and Geluveld, and the surrounding landscape, played a strategic role during the First World War.

    Bart Lodewijks will be drawing in the area during the months of May, June and July.
    A special edition newspaper will be published on the occasion.
  • Commission / Diepenheim Drawing

    Spring 2016

    In collaboration with Griet Teck
    Film Screening: 16 and 17 April

    This commission runs parallel with the group exhibition Drawing Front at Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, March - May 2016




Photograph of a drawing by Bart Lodewijks loaded from the Flickr photography service