Indriķis Ģelzis

Born 1988 in Latvia

Lives and works in New York, USA / Riga, Latvia / Antwerp, Belgium



EDUCATION

2015 - 2016 HISK - Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Gent, Belgium

2012 - 2014 Latvian Academy of Art, Department of Visual Communication; MA

2011 - 2012 ArtEZ institute of the Arts. Media department. Enschede, Holand


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 - Skeleton of the wind. Together with Viktor Timofeev. Suprainfinit gallery. Bucharest, Romania


2018 - The Man on the Moon. Adya Yunkers & Indrikis Gelzis. Belenius gallery. Stockholm, Sweden


2017 - Rest and vest. Vartai gallery. Vilnius, Lithuania

2017 - Aeolian Breath. Tallinas street 10. Riga, Latvia

2017 - Between the sheets. Cinnnamon gallery. Rotterdam, The Netherlands


2017 - Sky's The Limit. Hole Of The Fox. Antwerp, Belgium

2017 - Tastes Like Headaches. Indrikis Gelzis and Adam Cruces with Louisa Gagliardi.

kim? Contemporary art centre. Riga, Latvia.

2015 - Two unexpected visitors. "Arsenals" Creative studio. National Art Museum of Latvia. Riga, Latvia


2015 - Patiently becoming a sculpture. MVT. Riga, Latvia.

2015 - We have a thing in common. Vartai gallery. Vilnius, Lithuania.

2014 - Specifying interpretations on a single individual. Riga Art space. Intro space. Riga, Latvia.

2013 - Blind sounds. Entrance gallery. Prague, Czech

2012 - The Meeting. KIM? Contemporary Art Centre. Riga, Latvia

2012 - Blind sounds. KIM? Contemporary Art Centre. Riga, Latvia


2011 - Lost in eyeshot. Cesis, Latvia


GROUP EXHIBITION

2018 - Heavy metal. Group show. Jerome Pauchant. Paris, France

2018 - Superposition. Group show. Joshua Liner gallery. New York, USA


2017 - NNN. Group exhibition. National Art Museum of Latvia. Riga, Latvia

2017 - Monsone. Suprainfinit gallery. Bucharest, Romania. Curated by Domenico De Chirico

2017 - Wholesome Environment. Lundgren gallery. Palma, Spain


2017 - Lockers V2 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. Amsterdam, Netherland. Curated by Diego Diez

2017 - Form Cannibalism. The Stable. Waregem, Belgium

2016 - The Empty Fox Hole. HISK final show. Ghent, Belgium. Curated by Philippe Van Cauteren

2015 - SIlence between fences. "A bigger peace, a smaller peace". Latvian Railway History Museum. Riga, Latvia.


2015 - Reconstruction of a sketch. "Patība. Latvian contemporary art history". National Library of Latvia.

2015 - Influx. Era VI VII VI. New York, USA

2014 - SALON. KIM? Contemporary Art Centre. Riga, Latvia


2014 - Hello, Head! Latvian Railway History Museum. Riga, Latvia. Curated by Helēna Demakova

2013 - Escape Landscape. Tartu Art house. Tartu, Tallin

2012 - Blind sounds. Experiment & Excellence. CĒSIS ART FESTIVAL



ARTIST TALK

2015 - "Stage, Scale and Surprise: John C. Welchman and Indrikis Gelzis in Conversation". Art Museum "Riga Bourse", Latvian National Museum of Art: CLICK HERE


AWARDS, GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS:

2011 - 2017 - State Culture Capital Foundation, Scholarship, Riga, Latvia


ART FAIRS:

2018 - Arco Madrid. Represented by Cinnnamon gallery. Madrid, Italy

2017 - Sunday. Represented by Suprainfinit gallery. London, England

2017 - Independent. Represented by Art Viewer. Brussel, Belgium

2017 - Poppositions. Represented by kim? Contemporary art centre


FEATURES:
- Mousse
- Art Viewer
- O Fluxo
- Aujourdhui
- Kuba Paris
- The Kinsky
- Szum
- Echo Gone Wrong
- Footnotes On Art
- Tzvetnik
- Wall Street International



MUSIC VIDEO CLIP

2013 - Instrumenti - Heartcore (Official video clip) / Procrastinatiom: CLICK HERE