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Beeld in Bilzen

Inhuldiging van het beeld "Den Trotwaarleeper" op zondag 10 juni 2018.

Voor het project 'Kunst in het dorp' heeft de stad Bilzen 16 kunstenaars geselecteerd om een werk in de openbare ruimte te plaatsen. Willy Peeters koos als locatie het Klokkenplein voor zijn beeld. De plaatsing van het beeld is de aanzet tot de heraanleg van het plein.

De 16 kunstenaar, waarbij Mo Ramakers, Dany Tulkens, Caroline Coolen, Hugo Duchateau, Hans Lemmen,Pertrus Vanlessen, Marc Janssen, ... stellen samen tentoon van 8 september tot 20 oktober 2018 in CC De Kimpel te Bilzen. Curator is Johan Van Cauwenberge. 

( zie tentoonstellingsagenda) 

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Welcome at Willy Peeters

Willy Peeters lives and works in Louvain (Heverlee).
He was born in Turnhout in 1957 and grew up in Gierle.
From 1972 he took art classes at the St-Lucas-Institute in Brussels.
He continued higher education at the same school, from which he graduated in art with a specialization in sculpture.

Since 1983 he has worked as a self-employed artist. His work is frequently on display in individual exhibitions in Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, France, Spain, Poland, Italy and the US. He has often participated in group exhibitions.
His focus is on sculptures in bronze. Willy Peeters has realised several large sculptures and sculpture groups for the public space. His work was included in several private and public collections.
His creations can be found all over the world as "Awards" ordered by a variety of organisations.
As a portraitist he has realised several busts.
Recently two art books were published about the euvre of Willy Peeters. Bewogen Brons in 2010 with an overview of 30 years and Mandragora in 2015 with recent sculptures. Quotes from some art critics are included in this website.

Contact info

Address

Ijzerenmolenstraat 53
3001 Louvain (Heverlee)

Telephone

016 23 40 67

Mobile

0497 33 23 22

Email

willypeeters@pandora.be