Oct 1, 2019

There is a large solo exposition coming up in the autumn at Huis Hellemans, Edegem, Belgium!

November 16 - December 15 / 2019
Vernissage: November 15 - save the date!

More details will follow soon!

Sep 11, 2019

A new portrait of Philip Bitrakov was finished!

Aug 1, 2019

ATV have popped by yesterday, by the building up of our show Ongezien #4!
Opening night August 3, 7 pm at Port of Antwerp! I see you there guys! 🥰

July 28, 2019

I'm very excited to invite you to ONGEZIEN #4 group exhibition, which will open at MUSEUMNACHT on August 3, in Antwerp in the fabulous Zaha Hadid building - Port of Antwerp!

I'm thrilled I was selected by Antwerp's best museum directors and I'm now giving you an extra reason to visit this lovely event at this stunning location!

Vernissage: Aug 3, 2019 from 7 pm to 1 am
Zaha Hadid plein 1, 2030 Antwerp, Belgium

May 18, 2019

"All about hyperrealism and hyperrealist painters" is online!
I'm very happy to be a part of this stunning collection! Huge thank you Jacques, Christoph & Ron!


May 10, 2019

Bored Panda published "You my dear" project on their website!

April 3, 2019

I found another interview about PAINTING TODAY! We've been in the news constantly for about a month now!

March 15, 2019

A little video of "PAINTING TODAY / PINTANDO HOY - International Women's Day" show in European Museum of Modern Art, Barcelona, Spain.
This exhibition showcases works of some of the most impactful female artist in the world! It is stunning, don't miss it if you are in Barcelona! Exhibition runs until May 5, 2019!

European Museum of Modern Art

Barra de Ferro, 5

March 23, 2019

A beautiful article by Lorena Kloosterboer on "PAINTING TODAY / PINTANDO HOY - International Women's Day" show in European Museum of Modern Art, Barcelona, Spain!

Dec 4, 2018

I'm thrilled to announce MEAM (Museu Europeu d'Art Modern) Barcelona has selected 4 of my paintings for the 'Painting Today' exhibition, celebrating International Women's Day! It's held from 8 March through 5 May 2019 and includes some of the world's best names in contemporary realism!!! I'm beyond honoured to be a part of this mesmerising selection and I'm already inviting you to plan your March-8th-city-trip to Barcelona! Ladies, bring your significant other with you!


Jan 30, 2019

I'm super excited to have 3 of my paintings selected for ADORN ME - an exclusive, upcoming, online show of PoetsArtists! Big thank you to curator Carol Hodes, Sergio Gomez, Zhou B Art Center and Didi Menendez!
Here is an ARTSY-Link for collectors:

Dec 2, 2018

I love the short videos Walter makes for me!
The music comes from:

Dec 1, 2018

I'm very proud to be between "best of 2018" of The Guide Artist Magazine!

Nov 12, 2018

Another great interview this year on an American website! Love it!

Nov 2, 2018

Some pictures from "The Abstract Real"- show in Paris!

Oct 01, 2018

Our next show "The Abstract Real" is coming up soon!
It's a wonderful international selection of 8 outstanding artists showing their works in Paris! This exhibition will take place in the crypt of La Madeleine - one of the most interesting and touristic places in the heart of Paris (8th arrondissement / just 5 min from The Louvre, Grand Palais and Champs-Elysées) in the week of FIAC (The International Art Fair). So prepare a trip to Paris - there is sooo much to see in this week!

October 12 - 22, 2018, 13.30h - 18h
Opening night 18.30h - 21h
The Royal Hall of La Madeleine, Paris 8th.

Sept 14, 2018

I'm just back in my studio from a short holiday and a new great interview on The Guide Artist Magazine was waiting for me to read! Click HERE if you are interested to read the whole interview (see p.44)


Aug 26, 2018

You can now purchase "The Banana Boy" through PoetsArtist website!

The banana boy

The banana boy / oil on Belgian linen / 140 x 100cm / 2018 / Available through Poets Artists website

Aug 16, 2018

It's been dream to show my art in China and The Far East! And this is one step towards it - from now on I'm represented by Clatia, China! Super cool!


Aug 6, 2018

It was a lovely night at the BP-building! Thank you Prospekta and DOP-platform for making this possible! Special thanks to Frank Vlayen (Waterland) and Bart Debaere (Director M HKA) for selecting my painting! And thank you friends for your visit - you made Museumnacht unforgettable!!!

You can still visit "Ongezien #3"- show until September 6, Monday to Friday: 9 am - 5.30 pm!
Address: Delen Private Bank, Jan Van Rijswijckslaan 162/11, Antwerp, Belgium

And don't forget our duo-show "Carolyn Spaenjaers and Tanya Atanasova" is running until August 25 - also not so far from the BP-building! These two exhibitions are perfect to combine!

Gallery Jean is open Monday to Friday: 10 am - 5 pm
Address: Graaf Van Egmontstraat 41, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium

Aug 3, 2018

Don't miss Museumnacht and "Ongezien #3" - show in the BP-building!
You can visit the exhibition from Aug 5 - Sept 6, 2018 (Monday to Friday: 9am - 5.30 pm) 

Address: Delen Private Bank,
Jan Van Rijswijckslaan 162/11, Antwerp, Belgium

Jully 9, 2018

Jean Gallery proudly invites you to their OPEN GALLERY DAY!
July 15, 2018

Artworks by Carolyn Spaenjaers and Tanya Atanasova
The show is running until August 25!

With drinks and finger food created by one of the most passionate young chefs in Belgium - Chef Filip De Pauw from restaurant Jerom
Jun 17 - Aug 25, 2018 / The gallery is open every week day
Address: Graaf Van Egmontstraat 41, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium

May 25, 2018

A lovely portrait of Philip Bitrakov is finished!

May 28, 2018

Entre-Lacs 2018- LandArt Festival
Project "Living Room" / Installation by Tanya Atanasova & Lorelinde Hoet
28 May - 10 June
Address: Villeneuve d'Ascq, France

May 11, 2018

Studio sneak peek:

May 10, 2018

Meatpack May 25-26-27 / 2018
Address: Samberstraat 42 / 2060 Antwerpen, Belgium

April 14, 2018

Kunstroute Essen - Group Exhibition of the teaching staff of "Tatteljee"
May 5 & 6 / 2018 | 11.00 - 17.00h (overzichtstentoonstelling)
Address: Sint-Antoniusplein 1, Essen, Belgium

January 01, 2018

Happy 2018 everyone!
Let's start the new year celebrating art!
Everybody's welcome on the OPENING night of my first show for 2018! 

January 19, 2018 / 17h - 21h

De Winkelhaak, 2060 Antwerp

November 27, 2017

100 Facebook Portraits / PoetsArtists / Publication by Didi Menendez / USA / 2017

November 18, 2017

50 Badass figurative painters to follow on instagram / PoetsArtists / Publication by Didi Menendez / USA / 2017

November 16, 2017

One to watch / Fine Art Connoisseur newsletter / Publication by Andrew Webster / USA / 2017

November 01, 2017

I've got a new representation!
From now on you can find my works on Galeria Artelibre!
Please, check out her new page / section "Grandes Autores" :

October 29, 2017

Another great work is finished!!
"Judith, dancing"

July 21, 2017

A new work is finished!
"Lore entangled"

May 11, 2017

My painting "Octoman / Michel" has passed the first selection round of
FIGURATIVAS / MEAM Museum Barcelona! 

October 5, 2018
Exposition of the finalists in "Grote Prijs Piet Staut" competition

Oct 7 - Oct 15 / 2017
Address: Castle Cortewalle, Beveren-Waas, Belgium

La Fête de Mai - LandArt Festival

Apr 5 - Apr 15 / 2016
address: Haut-Bois (Gesves), Belgium

Partcours - Parkunst / Biennale

Contemporary art outdoors / Green walk
Apr 17 - Jul 17 / 2016
address: Woluwe Park, Brussels, Belgium

DecemberWinkel - Art fair

December 4 - 20 / 2015

Address: Heidestatiestraat 47, Kalmthout, Belgium

Kunst @ IJsfabriek

October 17 - 31 / 2015

Address: Lange Leemstraat 372, Antwerp, Belgium

Exhibition "40 JAAR DE MEESTERS"

June 27 & 28 / 2015

Address: Sint Antoniusplein 1, Essen, Belgium

Exposition of the finalists in "Painting of the year - Belgium 2014"

January 25 - May 17 / 2015 at CODA Museum, Apeldoorn
Opening day: Saturday, January 24, at 15 hrs

Address: Vosselmanstraat 299, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands

Kunstroute Essen

May 2 - 3 / 2015
Address: Sint-Antoniusplein 1, Essen, Belgium

ArtEindhoven - Art fair

April 18 - 19 / 2015

Address: The Klokgebouw (former Philips factory), Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Art & Music in The Skybar

 I'm presenting my new works on the most beautiful terrace of Antwerp!

wednesday august 27 from 18.00 hrs.
on the 12th floor of the Lindner hotel
Music with the DC Quintet

Address: Lange Kievitstraat 125, Antwerp, Belgium

Exposition of the 13 finalists in the Belgian edition of "Painting of the year" 2013

 January 9 - april 14 / 2014, Kunstforum Würth, Turnhout

Opening night : thursday january 9, 19 hrs
International Opening: sunday march 1, 13 hrs at Kunstforum Würth Turnhout!