About

Laura ten Zeldam is a visual artist.
She was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 1988.
She lives and works in Brussels, Belgium since 2012.
Besides her artistic practice she restores and manufactures stained glass windows.

 


 

Exhibitions (selection)

2019 Solo exhibition, Meersenier14, Ghent, Belgium
2019 Group exhibition “Ronse Drawing Prize”, CC de Ververij, Ronse, Belgium
2019 On-site art installation, Ghent Jazz Festival 2019, Ghent, Belgium
2019 Group exhibition “Crossover”, St Pieters Church, Jette, Brussels, Belgium
2019 Group exhibition “Spaceship belly”, WWalter, Brussels, Belgium
2018 Solo exhibition “Nature. But i do not mean nature.”, w/ Sanne Kabalt, Leveld, Norway
2018 Group exhibition “De Begankenis”, monastery Mariadal, Hoegaarden, Belgium
2017 Group exhibition “La conscience du paysage”, Ecole Polytechnique, Huy, Belgium
2017 Trio exhibition w/ Vincent Glowinski and Ian Dyckmans, WWalter, Brussels, Belgium
2017 Group exhibition “Onderweg”, Heist op den Berg, Belgium
2017 Group exhibition “La conscience du paysage”, Peinture fraîche, Brussels, Belgium
2014 Group exhibition “Now. You are Here.”, KamerXIII, Ghent, Belgium
 

Collaborations

2019 “Aura”, vitral for Wannes Lecompte, OPEK, Leuven, Belgium
2018 Bar interior and integrated artwork for WWalter, w/ atelier Ground Zero
2018 “The Solid Fluid”, w/ Sanne Kabalt
2018 “And there was dazzling light”, w/ Wilfried Pulinckx
2017 “Olha pro céu, meu amor”, vitral for Patricia Leite, Mendes Wood DM, Brussels, Belgium
 

Education

2019-today Apprentice of Luc Mestdagh, stained glass painting, Mestdagh Artistic Stained Glass, Ghent, Belgium
2011-2016 Stained glass, Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten (Academy of the Arts), Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium
2007-2011 Art and Education, Bachelor of Fine Art in Education (BFA Ed), Amsterdam school of the Arts (AHK), Amsterdam, the Netherlands, graduated june 2011
 

Work experience

2013-today Glazier, Mestdagh Artistic Stained Glass, Ghent, Belgium
 

Grants

2019 Scholarship “Passing on the material knowledge and technical expertise of the art of stained glass painting”, apprentice of Luc Mestdagh, Flanders ministery of Culture, Belgium
2015 Laureate .beCreative, w/ Katrien Mestdagh, Ministery of Economy, Brussels, Belgium
2014 Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs, international grant, EU
 

Residencies

2018 Leveld Kunstnartun, w/ Sanne Kabalt, Leveld, Norway
 

Media

2017 Publication in De Standaard, “Binnenkijken”, 02/09/2017, Belgium
2014 Selected craftswoman, Urban Crafts by Palm, Ghent, Belgium
2014 Radio interview for King Kong, FM Brussels, 12/06/2014, Brussels, Belgium
2014 Publication “Schatten van mensen, selected craftswoman, Brussels, Belgium