Martin Belou (1986, L’Union) lives and works between Marseille and Brussels.
Recent solo exhibitions and projects include Foyer at sans Titre, Paris (2020); Pas de
fumée sans feu at La Tôlerie, Clermont-Ferrand (2019); Garde Fou at Bastide Projects,
Marseille (2019); Objects, Love and Patterns at CIAP Kunstverein, Hasselt (2018); River
Scene as part as the Billboard Series of Artlead in Gent (2017) and ‘Théâtre Américain’
at Levy-Delval in Brussels (2017). At this moment Belou prepares a project for Kunsthal
Martin Belou has participated in numerous group exhibitions, such as Futur, ancien,
fugitif – Une scène française , Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2019); Natural Capital , Bozar
Brussels (2017); Feed me with your kiss, Confort Moderne, Poitiers (2017); RUN RUN
RUN, the art center of Villa Arson, in Nice (2016), Les fausses dents du prince , Deborah
Bowmann, Brussels (2016), and Friendly Faces , Johannes Vogt, New York (2015). In
2018 Belou was invited by fashion designer J.W. Anderson to create a set design for
his runway at London Fashion Week. He participated in residency programs at Triangle
in Marseille, Aguas Del Dià in Mexico, Europalia in Indonesia and CAC Parc Saint-Léger
in Pougues-les-Eaux. Martin Belou graduated in 2009 from the École Nationale
Supérieure d’Art of Clermont Métropole.