Helmut Stallaerts/ Helmut Stallaerts

Belgium 1982

Installation, Photography, Painting

Helmut Stallaerts
Helmut Stallaerts

Helmut Stallaerts was born in 1982 in Brussels, where he lives and works. From 2000 to 2004, he studied painting at Sint-Lukas Academie, Brussels, where he earned an MFA, and from 2004 to 2005, he studied painting with Helmut Federle at the Academy of Fine Arts in Düsseldorf. Although mainly a painter, Helmut Stallaerts also works with installations, photographs and films. The figure of the jester often comes back in the work of Stallaerts as a reflection on his position as an artist in our society today.