Personal details

Charles-Henry Sommelette
Place Joseph Maréchal, 3 6940 Barvaux-sur-Ourthe
Mobile: +32 (0)474 76 12 50
+32 (0)86 21 23 69
Sommelette.Charles.Henry@gmail.com
Birthdate: 1984/05/07

Training

2009-2010: Agrégation: E.S.A.L.
2004-2009: Master in visual art, option painting, Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts de Liège.

Solo Exhibitions:
2016: Solo exhibition, "Tracés de l'absence",Espace 251 Nord, Liège
2015: Solo exhibition, at the Dubois-Friedland gallery, (Bruxelles, Belgium).
2013: Solo exhibition, at the duboisfrieland gallery (Brussels, Belgium).
2013: Solo exhibition, at the contemporary art centre "Brasseurs", (Liège Belgium).
2011: Solo exhibition at the Cercle de Wallonie in collaboration the Walloon centre for contemporary art “la Chataigneraie” (Seraing, Belgium).
2010: Solo exhibition, Cultural centre of Marchin.
2010: Solo exhibition “Espace jeune artiste" (Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) MAMAC (Liege, Belgium).

Group Exhibitions

2016: Group exhibition, "Extrabal", Musée des Beaux Arts de la Ville de Liège, Liège
2016: Group exhibition, "Paysages Intérieurs", Galerie Les Drapiers, Liège.
2016: Group exhibition, Centre d'Art Contemporain du Luxembourg Belge, Montauban-Buzenol.
2016: Group exhibition, Prix Médiatine, Bruxelles.
2015: Group exhibition, "Dépendance" at the Crash gallery, Lille, France
2015: Group exhibition, " Paysage de Belgique" Ixelles Museum, Bruxelles, Belgium
2015: Group exhibition, at "het posthotel", Wetteren, Belgium
2015: Group exhibition, cultural centre of Marchin, Belgium
2015: Group exhibition, cultural centre of Marchin, Belgium
2015: Group exhibition, Médiatine prize 2015, "La Médiatine"( Brussels, Belgium)
2015: Group exhibition, retrospective "Espace jeunes artistes", BAL ( Liège, Belgium)
2015: Group exhibition, Raymond Flagothier prize, "la Chataigneraie"( Flémalle, Belgium)
2014: Group exhibition with Gregory Forstner and Hervé Ic, Slick Art Fair (Paris, France)
2014: Group exhibition, Luxembourg prize 2014 (Montauban-Buzenol, Belgium)
2014: Group exhibition, Fondation Lambert-Lecrenier prize (Huy, Belgium)
2014: Group exhibition« UNICEF Contempory Art Belgium », auction house Cornette de Saint-Cyr (Brussels, Belgium)
2014: Group exhibition, Jean et Irène Ransy prize , (Soignies, Belgium)
2013: Group exhibition, "Epines d'Eden" at the duboisfriedland galler, (Brussels, Belgium)
2013: Group exhibition,"Wild Horses or the Trojan Dreams", MARRES, (Maastrciht, Holland)
2013: Group exhibition at Slick ART FAIR, whith duboisfriedland gallery(Brussels, Belgium).
2011: Group exhibition, Flux Espace 104, auctioneer Lino Polegato (Liege, Belgium).
2011: Group exhibition, provincial gallery of Wégimont (Belgium).
2011: Selected for the contemporary art biennial of Wanze (Belgium).
2010: Group exhibition, Rubin Gallery (Milan, Italy).
2010: Group exhibition, Bon Goût Gallery (Dusseldorf, Germany).
2010: Group exhibition “Entre chien et loup” with « Les Brasseurs » at deMarkten (Brussels, Belgium).
2008: Group exhibition “De l'Académie à la Châtaigneraie” at the Walloon centre for contemporary art “La Châtaigneraie” (Flémalle, Belgium).
2008: Group exhibition “Page blanche” "Espace les brasseurs" (Liege, Belgium).

Awards

2014: Laureate of the Fondation Lambert-Lecrenier Award ( Huy, Belgium)
2013: Laureate of the Georges Collignon Award, MAMAC (Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) (Liege, Belgium).
2011: Laureate of the Jos Albert Award (Brussels, Belgium).
2009: Selected for the third edition of the Georges Collignon Award, MAMAC (Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) (Liege, Belgium).
2009: Laureate of the Fondation Artistique Horlait-Dapsens (Artistic Foundation Horlait-Dapsens) (Brussels, Belgium).
2008: Laureate of the Marie Capitaine Award (Liege, Belgium).
2008: First prize at the “Mini cuadros” de Elda contest (Alicante, Spain).
2007: Selected for the second edition of the Georges Collignon Award, MAMAC (Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) (Liege, Belgium).
2007: Distinction at the Contemporary Art Contest of the Belgian Luxemburg.
2007: Second prize at the “Art Contest’s” (Luxemburg City, Luxemburg).

Public Collections

Collection National Bank of Belgium