About

Manu Bloemen
Photographer, based in Belgium.

Want to work with me ? Get in touch now

Graduated Cum Laude  at the Academy of visual arts, Mol, June 2015.
Chairman of the jury: Johan Swinnen
Docents: Bart Michielsen & Toon Van Hoof

Contact

E-mail: mabl76@me.com

instagram logoMablphoto on Instagram

pinterest logoFollow me on Pinterest

facebook logoSee my Facebook page

BTW 0550.560.617


References

Assistant Photographer for:

2019

i-D Magazine, Belgium 15/07/2019
2nd Assistant photographer, Fashion Shoot
by Willy Vanderperre, Antwerp

Vogue Men + Prada Special, Belgium 14/07/2019
2nd Assistant Photographer, Fashion Shoot
by Willy Vanderperre, Antwerp

Aveve, Belgium, 09/07/2019
Assistant Photographer, commercial shoot
by Britt Guns, Kampenhout

JBC, Belgium, 25/06/2019
Assistant Photographer, commercial shoot
by Britt Guns, Mechelen

2017

M-Museum Leuven, Belgium, 06/05/2017
Assistant Photographer,
by Frieke Janssens, Leuven

2016

Verso, Belgium, 03 & 04/08/2016
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot
by Klaartje Lambrechts, Antwerp

dSDe Standaard Magazine, Belgium, 07/05/2016
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot Kinderen in ‘t groen
by Frieke Janssens, Sint-Katelijne-Waver

2015

Client: Federate, 13/12/2015
Assistant Photographer, shoot Jims Fitness
by Frieke Janssens, Ghent

dSDe Standaard Magazine, Belgium, 13/06/2015
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot Susanne & Yasmin Wijnaldum
‘Camping Chic’ by Klaartje Lambrechts, Kemzeke, Verbeke Foundation

2014

De Morgen Magazine, Belgium, 06/12/2014
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot Anne-Laure & Marie-Jeanne Maldague
by Klaartje Lambrechts, Brussels

De Morgen Magazine, Belgium, publication 06/12/2014
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot Amélie Lens
by Klaartje Lambrechts, Antwerp

De Morgen Magazine, Belgium, 08/11/2014
Assistant Photographer, shoot Aki & Wim, Ballet van Vlaanderen
by Klaartje Lambrechts, Antwerp

Feeling/Gaël, Belgium, 04/2014
Assistant Photographer, fashionshoot Cilou Annys
by Michel de Windt, Antwerp

dSDe Standaard Magazine, Belgium, 22/03/2014
Assistant Photographer, sphere and lightning fashionshoot Layna Vercauteren,
‘Drones’ by Michel de Windt, Brussels

2013

dSDe Standaard Magazine, Belgium, 19/01/2013
Assistant Photographer fashionshoot Julie Messian, Hein Heckenitz & Lotte Van Heuvel
Dr.Jeykll and Mr. Hyde by Michel de Windt, Antwerp

Publications:

La Maison Victor
Builders facts
De Morgen
Modellenland Magazine
Gault&Millau
BeGusto

Some projects

2019

Coming up: Art Project Immigration

Yoga for Kids

Coming up: Fashion shoot Daisy Vermandere-Verheyden Jewellery, Antwerp

Resident photographer Schoeller Allibert, Product photography, Beringen

Group Exhibition ‘Break The House Down’ – Personal project about hangarounds, across generations. CC De Adelberg, Lommel 05/19 – 06/19

Selected for the international Photo festival in Pelt, Belgium 02/06 – 30/09

Radio 2 – Mayors: portraits

2018

CD&V Campaign, Lommel

Resident photographer Schoeller Allibert, Product photography, Beringen

D&A Architecten, Lommel-Koersel

Hippo Architecten, Genk

Fermolux, Lommel

Dentist all-dente – Digital Smile design, Lommel

Overdrivesports, Houthalen-Helchteren

Grand Café Leonardo, Maasmechelen

GBS Mol, Mol

Boekhoudkantoor Van Miert, Lommel

Visiting Lecturer, CVO Lommel

2017

Huis Pauwels Spaenjers, Hasselt

Selected for the International Photofestival ‘Lens op de mens’, June, Overpelt

Law Firm a&r, March 2017, Houthalen-Helchteren

Bambooti, February 2017, Lommel

Klasseslager Dirk, January 2017, Lommel

2016

Fermolux, December 2016, Lommel

Bambooti, November 2016, Lommel

n°238 Interieurvormgeving & Grafisch Design, November 2016, Mol

Project Ambacht, Klasseslager Dirk, September 2016, Lommel

Yoga, Kundalini, September 2016, Lummen

Project Thuisverpleging, August 2016, Oud-Heverlee

Productshoot for Tokketok, tokketok.com, May 2016, Overpelt

Productshoot for Eva Mouton ft. Bambiblauw, evamouton.be, bambiblauw.be, February 2016, Ghent

2015

Productshoot for Vue Sur Mer, Vuesurmer.com, December 2015, Brussels

Theatre, Zachary Oberzan, ‘The Great Pretender’ for International Art Campus deSingel, December 2015, Antwerp

Productshoot for Studio-Mattes, October 2015, Herk de Stad

Interiorshoot for restaurant Cuchara, renovation, October 2015, Lommel

Interiorshoot for Verdi Gris, september 2015, Neerpelt

Fashionshoot for Bambiblauw, bambiblauw.be, july 2015, Leuven

Interiorshoot for restaurant Cuchara, www.cuchara.be, february 2015, Lommel

2014

Fashion & interior photography for conceptstore www.Fabrika.be Antwerp, november 2014

Set photographer & assistant light for official trailer of the book ‘Jaspers Vlinders’ written by Johan Vandevelde, Director Bart Vermeer, september 2014

2013

Selected for the new Florence Biennale, IX edition 2013, Fortezza Da Basso, Firenze, Italy

Theatre, Zachary Oberzan, ‘Tell me love is real’ for International Art Campus deSingel, Antwerpen

2011

Member of the jury, category photography, Kunstbende, MOD Hasselt

Solo Exhibitions

2010

New York, Pieces of the Apple, Galerie Zijsprong, Antwerp

2008

Haïti, pearl in the mud, CC De Adelberg, Lommel

Group Exhibitions

2019

CCDA2.0 Break The House Down, CC De Adelberg, Lommel

2018

Copy Paste, Abdij Van Herkenrode, Hasselt

2016

SuperSilence – Words Unsaid, CC De Adelberg, Lommel

2015

‘Graduation expo 2015’, ‘t Getouw, Mol

‘Leave me, I am’, Toon Van Hoof & Manu Bloemen, Galerie Martin Van Blerk, Antwerp

2013

Expo ABK, CC ‘t Getouw, Mol

2005

Equal Differcence collective, MABL ft. Digital Art Design, CC De Adelberg, Lommel

2004

Expo ft. Koen Lemmens and Dimitri Collen, CC De Adelberg, Lommel

1999

Light, expo on the road through Belgium:
Lommel CC De Adelberg
Tielt-Wingene CC De Maere
Turnhout De Warande
Wijnegem CC Wijnegem
Opwijk De Nijdrop
Maaseik Achterolmen
Hasselt Muziek-o-droom

Prices

2015

Winner Art Price City of Mol 2O15 for his photo serie ‘One window, a thousand views’, Mol

2003

2nd price VZW Alert Noord-Limburg CC De Adelberg, Lommel

2001

2nd price VZW Alert Noord-Limburg CC De Adelberg, Lommel