indrikis.gelzis@gmail.com
biography


Current:
- TABLEAU
ASHES/ASHES
New York, USA
February 22 – March 31, 2019


- A closed mouth gathers no feet
Dash gallery
Kortrijk, Belgium 
March 2 - April 7, 2019 
Josse Pyl, Aline Bouvy, Agata Ingarden, Isaac Lythgoe, Olga Mikh Fedorova, Stine Deja, Tenant of culture, Sharon Van Overmeiren


Future:
- Pause for the cause
Cinnnamon gallery
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
March 23, 2019

- Art Brussel
Cinnnamon gallery
Brussel, Belgium
25-28 April 2019

- Arco Lisboa
Suprainfinit gallery
Lisboa, Portugal
May 16-19 2019

- Close Up
Cesis, Latvia
Opening on Jul 6, 2019
More info soon.

Past solo shows:

- Nightball effect at King's Leap
Brooklyn, New York


- Skeleton of the wind at Suprainfinit together with Viktor Timofeev in Bucharest, Romania

- The Man in the Moon together with Adja Yunkers at Belenius gallery in Stockholm, Sweden

- Aeolian breath in Riga, Latvia

- Between the sheets at Cinnnnamon gallery in Rotterdam, The Netherlands


- Sky's The Limit at Hole of the Fox in Antwerpen, Belgium


- Tastes like headaches together with Adam Cruces and Louisa Gagliardi at kim? Contemporary art centre. Riga, Latvia

Past group shows:

- Doors of Paradise at Union Pacific London

- The Last Rave together with Benny Van den Meulengracht-Vrancx and Tom Volkaert at Diesel Project space in Seraing, Belgium


- Heavy metal at Jerome Pauchant gallery in Paris, France

- Superposition at Joshua Liner gallery in New York

- Monsone at Suprainfinit gallery in Bucharest, Romania

- Wholesome environment at Lundgren gallery in Palma, Spain

- Form Cannibalism at The Stable in Waregem, Belgium



- Works from 2012 - 2015






















Indriķis Ģelzis 
Born 1988 in Riga, Latvia
Lives and works in 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 shows:

2019 (upcoming) - Cinnnamon gallery. Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2019 (current) - ASHES/ASHES. New York, USA

2018 - Nightball effect. King's Leap. Brooklyn, New York

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 Republic

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 shows:

2019 (current) - A closed mouth gathers no feet. Dash gallery. Kortrijk, Belgium 

2018 - Doors of Paradise. Union Pacific gallery. London, England

2018 -The Last Rave. Diesel Project Space. Liege, Belgium

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 - 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

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

2012 - Blind sounds. Experiment & Excellence. Art festival Cesis


Artist Talks:

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


Art fairs:

2019 (upcoming) - Art Brussel. Represented by Cinnnamon gallery. Brussel, Belgium

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/Press:

Mousse

Art Viewer

O Fluxo

Aujourdhui

Kuba Paris

The Kinsky 

- Szum

Echo Gone Wrong

Footnotes On Art 

- Tzvetnik 


- Wall Street International


Collections:

- Alain Servais Family Collection

- Antoine De Werd Collection 


- Francis Vanhoonacker Collection

- Frederic de Goldschmidt Collection

- BTA ART Collection

works in other private collections