BIO / ENGLISH

ANDRÉ GOLDBERG (Ixelles / Belgium, 1963)
Photographer / Video artist / filmmaker

andre.goldberg@proximus.be
T : +32 (0)477 25 51 73

The photographic works of André Goldberg are part of public acquisition funds: French Community of Belgium, Museum of Photography Charleroi, Museum voor Fotografie (Antwerp), Jewish Museum of Belgium, Museum of Contemporary Art ULB, as well as in various private collections.

STUDIES
• Diploma of Photography from the School of Photography of the City of Brussels, May 1988

VIDEO ART
• AUTO DA FE  / ACTE DE FOI / ACT OF FAITH
Video Installation on 3 screens, 2019
– Traverse Video 2022, Toulouse (France), avril 2022
– « L’Effet papillon » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery, mars-avril 2019
• INTELLIGENT DESIGN
Video installation on one screen / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 29’49’’ loop / 2018
– Traverse Video 2022, Toulouse (France), avril 2022
– Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery, mars-avril 2018

• ENTARTETE KUNST, MÜNCHEN, 1937
Video installation on one screen / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 9’55’ loop / 2016
– Traverse Video 2022, Toulouse (France), avril 2022
– « Proyector18» (Madrid/Spain), sept 2018
– « Le Passage du Témoin» Kazerne Dossin Museum (Mechelen / Belgium), oct 2017-jan 2018
– « Annonce la couleur » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), april-may 2016
• MURMUR(s)
Sound création for an installation of Michel Bries, CC Jacques Franck (Brussels / Belgium), sept 2015
• THE COLOR OF MONEY
Video installation on 4 screens / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Mute / 6 min. loop / 2014
– « This one is for you » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), febr 2014
• I WASH MY HANDS
Video installation on 3 screens / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Mute / 1 hour loop / 2013
– « As light goes by… » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), summer 2013
• THE THRILL
Video installation on one screen / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 4’53’’ loop / 2012
– « Paysages intérieurs », Les Drapiers Gallery (Liège / Belgium), may-june 2016
– “Um Futuro ariscado”, Convento Santo-Antonio (Loule / Portugal), august-sept 2015
– « As light goes by… » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), summer 2013
– « L’Eté des Cabanons » (Figanières / France), summer 2012
• THE AVIARY
Video installation (project for 5 screens) / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 6 min. loop / 2012
– Secret Garden, Museum Romeinse Katakomben (Maastricht, Nederlands), oct 2018
– 30èmes Instants Vidéo Numériques et poétiques (Marseille/France), nov 2017
– “As light goes by… » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), summer 2013
– « L’Eté des Cabanons » (Figanières / France), summer 2012
• THE MORSE CANDLE
Video installation on one screen / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Mute / 1’21’’’ loop / 2012
– « As light goes by… » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), summer 2013
– L’Eté des Cabanons (Figanières / France), summer 2012
• THE MORSE TREES
Video installation on one screen / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Mute / 1’21’’’ loop / 2012
– « Paysages intérieurs » Galerie Les Drapiers, Liège, mai-juillet 2016
– « As light goes by… » Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez / Belgium), summer 2013
– L’Eté des Cabanons (Figanières / France), summer 2012
DO YOU LIKE CONTEMPORARY ART?
40 video portraits for the 40 years of ISELP / Video creation (installation), 2011
– Célébrations, Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles (Paris / France), summer 2013
– Célébrations, ISELP (Brussels / Belgium), sept-dec 2011
• THE MOURNERS
Video installation on 3 screens / Triptyque / Video / Blu-Ray / Color-BW / Stereo Sound / 3’13’’ / 2003-2008
– 29e édition des Instants Vidéo Numériques et poétiques (Marseille / France), nov 2016
– My sweet melancholy blues, Maison de la Culture de la Province de Namur (Belgium), may-june 2009
– Les 20 ans du Parcours d’Artistes de Saint-Gilles (Brussels / Belgium), may 2008
• THE BURNS OF SOUVENIR
Video installation on 10 screens / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 4’20’’ / 2005-2009
– RTBF/CANVAS Collection, BOZAR (Brussels/Belgium), may-june 2010
– My sweet melancholy blues, Maison de la Culture de la Province de Namur (Belgium), may-june 2009
• GADGETS !
Video installation for the contemporary dance show of the choreographer Matteo Moles, oct 2005
• THE ABCDAIRE OF IDEAS
Videographic and photographic project in development (installation), 2005-2019
– #INSTITUT / ISELP (Brussels / Belgium) nov 2016
– WAF, Maison Folie (Mons / Belgium), april 2011
– à propos d’écritures II, Maison de la Culture (Marche en Famenne / Belgium), feb-apr 2010
– Abécédaires, Detour Gallery (Jambes / Belgium), sept-oct 2009
• WALKINGVOICE.TV
WebTV on contemporary art (collective of artists), 2004-2010. With the support of the Sectors of Visual Arts of the French Community of Belgium.
• GADGET –STUDY#1
Video installation for the contemporary dance show of the choreographer Matteo Moles, oct 2004
• THANATOS (Small studies around death)
Video installation for the contemporary dance show of the choreographer Matteo Moles, nov 2003 

FILMOGRAPHY
• The Song of Songs (Le Cantique des Cantiques)
Short experimental film (33′)
Script and Direction : André Goldberg / L’image latente – 2020

• THE SONG OF SONGS
Experimental film / Video / Blu-Ray / Color / Stereo Sound / 32’36 » / 2020
With the support of the Sectors of Visual Arts of the French Community of Belgium.

– 36th CULT CRITIC MOVIE AWARDS – Calcutta (Inde), Monthly Prize Best Experimental film, nov 2020
– Prague International Indie Film Festival – Tchèquie, Finalist category Best production Design, jan 2021
– Rome Prisma Film Awards – Italy, Finalist catgory Experimental, feb 2021
– Fresh Stream Expérimental Film Festival (USA) – Prize «  Best Art Film », mar 2021
– Festival International de Cine del Cono Sur, Prize « Best Expérimental Short Film», may 2021
– South Cinematographic Academy Film & Arts Festival, Chili, Prize « Best Experimental Short Film»,,
specials Mentions : Cinematography Short Film (Julien Helgueta) et Lead Actress Short Film (Melissa Diarra ), may 2021
– 21th Seoul International ALT Cinema & Media Festival(Nemaf), (South Corea), Aug 2021
Prix Farel, Festival international de film spiritualité – éthique – religion, Neufchâtel (Suisse), Nov 2021
– V.i.Z. Film Fest, Finalist « Best Experimental Short », aug 2021
– Cooper Award, Selection « Best Experimental Short », aug 2021
– Rome Independent Cinema Festival, (Italie) Selection « Best Experimental Short », aug 2021
REDMOON (Argentine), Selection « Best Experimental Short », aug 2021
L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival (LIAFF), AWARD WINNER (Experimental film), aug 2021
– PARAGON FILM FESTIVAL, Award Winner, « Art film », sept 2021
– Luis Bunuel Memorial Awards, Award Winner « Best experimental short », sept 2021
– Trujillo International Independent Film Festival, Selection « Best Experimental Short », nov 2021
– 2021 Directors Circle Festival of Shorts, Finalist (Religious/Spiritual film), nov 2021
– Onyko Films Awards, Finalist « Best Experimental Short », dec 2021
– Druk International Film Festival, Award Winner « Best experimental short », dec 2021
– Brandenbourg International Film Festival (Berlin), Award Winner « Best experimental short », dec 2021
– Allucinea Film Festival (Paris), Selection « Best experimental short » et special mention, dec 2021
– London Rocks Film Festival, Selection « Best experimental short » et honourable mention, nov 2022
– Experimental, Danse & Music Film Fest. (L-A, Toronto), Award Winner « Best Performances », jan. 2022

• Mon Ange (My Angel)
Short film of fiction (22’36 »)
Script and Direction : André Goldberg / L’image latente – 2014
31st Tehran Short Film Festival – lran (Competition), oct 2014
Festival Le court en dit long – Paris / France (Competition), june 2015
Short of the year, summer online audience (Competition), nov 2015
17th Brussels Jewish International Film Festival (Competition), feb 2016
La Rioja es de Cine – Spain (Competition), sept 2016

• de l’absence (on the absence)
Short film of fiction (17′)
Script and Direction : André Goldberg / L’image latente – PBC Pictures – 2007
With the support of the Sectors of Film of the French Community of Belgium.
Courts du Jour – Courts du Soir / Cinéma Arenberg / Bruxelles, mar 2011
Les Midis du Court / Cinéma Plaza Art / Mons, jan 2011
Festival International du Film Francophone de Stuttgart (Competition), nov 2008
Festival du Film d’Amiens, nov 2008
Brussels Indépendant Film Festival (Competition), nov 2007
Festival du Media 10/10, Namur (Competition), nov 2007
Festival Le court en dit long (Paris / France), juin 2007

Art in the city: 9 artists’ proposals
Script and Direction: André Goldberg
Documentary film, 33 min, l’image latente – Ville de Mons, 2002
Art films festival / ISELP (Art films festival) sept 2003
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Mons, june-sept 2002 

• Pascal Bernier : The Plastic Syndrome
Script and Direction: André Goldberg
Documentary film on the belgian artist Pascal Bernier, 26 min,
mdw productions – l’image latente – C.B.A. – RTBF Bruxelles, 2001
TV Broadcast : RTBF Bruxelles (Belgique), avr 2001, sept 2003
Festival de la photographie et des arts visuels de Liège, feb-march 2004
Festival du film sur l’art de l’ISELP, Bruxelles, sept 2002
Festival ArtXpo, New York, nov 2001
Brussels Indépendant Film Festival (Competition), nov 2001 (Best documentary Prize) 

• On the inexistence of time
Script and Direction: André Goldberg
Documentary film on the belgian artist Jean-François Octave, 26 min,
RTBF Bruxelles – l’image latente, 1998
TV Broadcast : RTBF Bruxelles (Belgium), oct 98, RAI Sat (Italy), 1999-2000
Art film festival / ISELP, Bruxelles, septembre 2002
Europa Prize (Berlin/Germany), oct 99
Festival du Film sur l’Art (Montreal / Canada), mars 99 (Competition)
Festival International du Film de Bruxelles, jan 99

Like a torrent
Script and Direction: André Goldberg
Documentary film on the belgian artist painter Paul Trajman, 6 min
Arizona – l’image latente, 1997
TV Broadcast : RTBF et ARTE, may 2002
Art films festival (Namur), may 2000
Super8 cinema (Tours / France), feb 99
Brussels Indépendant Film Festival, nov 98

INDIVIDUALS  EXHIBITIONS
Le Passage du Témoin (The Passage of the Witness), Kazerne Dossin Museum (Mechelen / Belgium), oct 2017-jan 2018
• As light goes by, Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez/ Belgique), june-aug 2013
• My sweet melancholy blues, Maison de la Culture de Namur (Belgium), may-june 2009
Accurate daily life at the ULB, artistic integration « ULB, Univers-Cité des Arts », sept 2004 – may 2005
Accurate daily life at Etterbeek, Photographic mission, summer 2000
Accurate daily life at Saint-Gilles, Photographic mission, may 2000
• Le Passage du Témoin Maison Pelgrims (Saint-Gilles/Brussels), mai 95 / Museum voor Fotografie (Anvers), été 95 / Le Botanique, Salle Allende-ULB (Brussels) /Territoires de la Mémoire (Liège) mai 99
• Portraits-fétiches Atelier Sainte-Anne (Brussels), nov 93 / Galerie Verhaeren (Brussels), avr 94 / Galerie Backstage (Paris), jun 94

 COLLECTIVES EXHIBITIONS
• L’Effet papillon,
Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez/ Belgique), mar-april 2019
• Secret Garden,  Museum Romeinse Katakomben (Maastricht, Nederlands), oct 2018
• 40 sleeves – 40 musicians – 40 visual artits, Erg (Brussels), sept-oct 2018
• Proyector18 (Madrid, Spain), sept 2018
• 30e Instants Vidéo
, Friche la Belle de Mai (Marseille, France), nov 2017
• COLLECTIF 2017,
Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez/ Belgium), march-april 2017
• 29e Instants Vidéo, Friche la Belle de Mai (Marseille, France), nov 2016
• Paysages intérieurs,
Les Drapiers Gallery (Liège/Belgium), april-july 2016
• Annonce la couleur, Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez/ Belgium), april-may 2016
Convento Santo-Antonio (Loule/Portugal), august-sept 2015
• This one is for you, Exit11 Contemporary art Gallery (Petit-Leez/ Belgium), feb-march 2014
• CELEBRATION(S), ISELP / CWB Paris (Paris/France), june-august 2013
• L’Eté des Cabanons (Figanières/France), july 2012
• Molenbeek, la Ville des Mots (Brussels /Belgium), march 2012
• CELEBRATION(S), ISELP, Brussels, sept-dec 2011• WAF Vidéo Festival, Maison Folie (Mons / Belgium), april 2011
• RTBF/CANVAS Collection, BOZAR (Brussels /Belgium), may-june 2010
• about writing II, House of Culture Famenne Ardenne (Marche en Famenne/Belgium), feb-apr 2010
• What I have done in 2009 / PTTL, Pianofabriek (Brussels), jan 2010
• Abécédaires, Detour Gallery (Jambes/Namur), sept-oct 2009
• Les 20 ans du Parcours d’Artistes de Saint-Gilles, Biennale d’art contemporain, mai 2008
Biennale of Photography / Santiago de Chili, Contemporary Photography Festival, summer 2005
• Biennale of Photography & Visual Arts / Liège, Contemporary Photography Festival, Feb-March 2004
• L’art en ville Documentary film and photograms portraits (Museum of Fine Arts / Mons) summer 2002• Bruxelles Nous Appartient/Brussel Behoort ons toe
8 Posters by 8 Photographers, Urban Display (Brussels) dec 2001-jan 2002
• ZOU, Contemporary art laboratory at Flying Cow Project (Brussels) august 2000
• Jewish contemporary art in Belgium since 1950, Antoon Spinoy Cultural Center (Mechelen) oct 1999
• Bitume/Bitumen Contemporary Photography Festival (Brussels) sept-oct 99
• Identiteit Museum for Photography (Antwerpen), été 98
• Le livre et la lecture, Photographic mission / Ministery of Culture / French Communauty of Belgium, 1996
• Traces of the Shoah Musée Jewish Museum of Belgium (Brussels), apr-sept 1995
• 11ème Prix Photographie Ouverte / Museum of Photography in Charleroi (Belgium) feb 1995 

EDITION
Do you like contemporary art? 40 video portraits for the 40 years of ISELP Edition of a double DVD box from the project to the ISELP, l’image latente, dec 2011
• Le passage du témoin (The Passage of the Witness)
Photographic portraits and testimonies of survivors of Nazi concentration and extermination camps, testimonies collected by Dominique Rozenberg – sociologist, on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of the camps, Édition de la Lettre Volée/Fondation Auschwitz, mai 1995
+ Reissue of the book in november 2017, on the occasion of the exhibition at Kazerne Dossin in Mechelen
• Portraits-fétiches
84 photographs of André Goldberg, preface Patrick Roegiers,
text France Borel, 102 pages, Éditions de La Lettre volée, april 1994

BIBLIOGRAPHY
• ESCOLA INTERNATIONAL DE ARTE DE LOULE 1993-1997, Convento Santo-Antonio (Loule / Portugal), exhibition catalog, 2015
• CELEBRATION(S), ISELP (Brussels /Belgium), exhibition catalog, 2011
• RTBF/CANVAS Collection, BOZAR (Brussels /Belgium), exhibition catalog, 2010
• à propos d’écritures II, House of Culture Famenne Ardenne (Marche en Famenne/Belgium), exhibition catalog, 2010
• Les 20 ans du Parcours d’Artistes de Saint-Gilles, exhibition catalog, 2008
• Chassez le Naturel, exhibition catalog, Biennale of photography (Liège / Belgium), 2004
• Musée d’Art contemporain de l’ULB, collection catalog of the ULB Museum, 2003
• Hedendaagse joodse kunst in belgie na 1950, exhibition catalog, 1999
• Identiteit, exhibition catalog, Museum voor Fotografie (Antwerpen / Belgium), 1998
• L’œil ouvert, Patrick Roegiers,
« Les choses et les personnes », preface of Portraits-Fétiches, 1993, Éd. Nathan, 1998
• Focale N°38, Photographic portraits Portfolio, 6 pages, 7 photographs, may 1991

PRIZES
Kodak Belgium Prize Calendrer 1989 (Photo), 1988
Best documentary PrizeThe Plastic Syndrome, Brussels Indépendant Film Festival,  nov 2001

PROFESSIONALS ACTIVITIES (in Belgium)
• Free lance photographer (Fashion, Advertising, Visual arts), 1985 – 2005.
• Curator at Jacques Franck Cultural Center (Brussels), 2001 – 2014.
• Photography teacher at Galilée High Studies Institute (IHECS) (Brussels), 2001 – 2006
• Photography & videography teacher at High Studies School C.A.D. (Brussels), 2004 – 2008
• Photography teacher at Francisco Ferrer High Studies School (Brussels), 2005 – 2009
• Vidéography and Photography teacher at Agnès Varda Photography School (Brussels), since 2006
• Vidéography & Photography teacher at Academy of visual Arts in Molenbeek ((Brussels), since 2007
• Vidéography teacher at the Higher School of visual Arts ARTS² in Mons, 2013 – 2017