Rens Cools (BE)

The body of work of Rens Cools (°1991) is spread over a myriad of different media like video, performance, installation and web art. His work deals with the position of the artist and how certain aspects of the everyday are recuperated in art practice. As part of his work Rens Cools set up the online platform GalleryGallery.be. This web space presents artists, as well as curated online exhibitions and life feeds of performances.

Rens Cools graduated from the St Lucas University College of Art & Design, Antwerp in 2013. He was invited for the following solo exhibitions: Lorem Ipsum, Novilon, Borgerhout, 2012; PrOn, Vitrine Congres, Antwerp, 2011. His work was also shown in the following group exhibitions: Language is not transparent, Objectif_Exhibitions, Antwerp, 2013; One for the money, two for the show, Showroom Antwerp, 2012; Colabs, Stichting Heda, Maastricht, 2012; Red Bull Space, De Studio, Antwerp, 2012. (text by © Air Antwerp)