Video 17, no.1 in a cycle of 17 Trillingen / Vibrations © Cesar Janssens & Griet Dobbels in colaboration with KVS, Brussels, de Warande (Turnhout): Zwemmen in toevalligheden en schijnbare weetjes / Swimming in coincidences and ostensible facts  SWIM ALONG


(07) تحت البرج / Onder de Kerktoren / Under the Tower :  ثَرثَرة / Glossolalia, ALAA ABU ASAD & IGNACE CAMI : video on view here

(05) تحت البرج / Onder de Kerktoren / Under the Tower : Khalil Sakakini CC, Ramallah 

April / June: online artist residency at Birzeit University supported by A.M. Qattan Foundation and through the VAFF project, funded by Sweden

Traag / Slow : artistic intervention in the landscape on GR route Flemish Ardennes, part of GVR Sint-Antelinks and Steenhuize



1 Nov 2020 - 3 Jan 2021 (01) Onder de Kerktoren / Under the Tower, ESSA GRAYEB - GRIET DOBBELS - Emergent, platform for contemporary art, Veurne (B)

Selected for the 2 month artist residency at Birzeit University supported by A.M. Qattan Foundation and through the VAFF project, funded by Sweden.

Selected for the artist residency at Al Ma'mal Foundation, Jerusalem (posponed due to Covid)

Research Grant for Straight Line Attempt - The Map is not the Territory : Middle East Region, Jeruzalem, Ramallah, Nazareth



Clay Front, Kruitmagazijn, Esplanade, Ieper         Clay Front Homecoming : on going

Research Grant for Straight Line Attempt - The Map is not the Territory : Middle East Region, Jeruzalem, Ramallah, Nazareth


Contery Live, i.c.w. Intercommunale Leiedal, selected for artistic intervention in the landscape



The Map is not the Territory (Montedellarte) ARTIST'S BOOK - VIDEO - INSTALLATION 

Italian Cultural Institute, Brussels icw Cittadellarte-Foundatione Pistoletto and Publishing Viaindustriae.

more info here

7 February > 1 March 2019


Selected for working visit to Amman, Ramallah, Jerusalem & Haifa i.c.w. Flanders Art Institute



Draw a straight line in the landscape: Straight Line Attempt (Parc d’Enghien) 

EXPO: 08-09 > 23-09: Mirroirs 2 /Tous est paysage - Biënnale Parc d'Enghien

info art happening

info expo Biënnale d'Enghien


The Map is not the Territory (Montedellarte)


Museo del Presente, Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella Italia
 Arte al Centro 2018
 Publishing Viaindustriae

Compagnon d'Art: Els Vermeersch


EXTRA at  Time Can Tell    3 shortfilms :

Griet Dobbels -The Map is not the Territory ( Montedellarte), Katrien Vermeire - Der kreislauf en Meggy Rustamova- L'invitation au voyage

info & tickets: De Spil, Roeselare


2017 - 2018

Hoger Lager :  Solo show, Emergent Galery, Veurne (B):




Montedellarte: Residence, Performance, exhibition and publication

at Cittadellarte Fondazione Pistoletto, IT

i.c.w. Erasmus University College, Brussels, B



Group show, Arture #5, Ressegem, B

Edition for 2016, Emergent Galery, Veurne, B


solo: 30 Wind socks revisited, CC Knokke-Heist http://wavemakers.prezly.com/persbericht-tentoonstelling-griet-dobbels-30-wind-socks-revisited#


voorstelling kunstenaarsboek Straight line attempt, Posture Editions N° 16 - leporello 20 p, tekst Frank Maes - www.posture-editions.com ism www.bepartlive.org


Juli-Augustus, Kunstenfestival Watou, Douvie hoeve, www.kunstenfestivalwatou.be


ART-TRACES across the Western front, Langemark-Poelkapelle,


19/02-19/04 Take position Group show EMERGENT gallery & association, WWW.emergent.be


Jan/Feb AIR Bray-Dunes (FR) with sea view / met zicht op zee icw EMERGENT gallery & association


TUSSENTIJD  Expo in het landschap, Moortsele

OH, WHAT A LOVELY MOUNTAIN! solo BRUTHAUS, Waregem, 12/10 > 09/11 

- 2014 juli/september: residentie Be-Part, Waregem

- 2014  september/oktober: Group show: The Daylight Show, Dresselhuyspaviljoen, Landgoed Zonnestraal Hilversum  http://www.tondeboer.nl/, NL   http://sunsandstars.nl/exhibitions/

- 2014 Editie voor publicatie KULeuven

- The map is not the territory, Northumberland, UK

- 2014 publicatie art@school, Griet Dobbels en Jan De Cock

- 2014 The map is not the territory, groepstentoonstelling, Harelbeke

- 2013 publicatie Mind the gap, Griet Dobbels en Dolores Bouckaert - Vriendeneditie 2013 Museum Dhont-Dhaenens, Deurle,

- 2013: Group show: Badly Natured: Nestruimte, Den Haag, NL - meer info: http://nestruimte.nl/nl/nu

- 2009-2013 art@school in samenwerking met Jan De Cock en UGent


- The map is not the territory


- zwerm 03, VERBEKE FOUNDATION editie Zwerm 03