Monochrome: Darkness and Light in Contemporary Art

De Wilde’s blacker-than-black art is reviewed in this wonderfully written book. The monochrome a single colour of paint applied over the entirety of a canvas remains one of the more contentious modernist artistic inventions. But whilst the manufacture of these pictures of nothing was ostensibly straightforward, their subsequent theorisation has been anything but. More than…


European Short Pitch Winner 2016

GREAT NEWS!!! De Wilde wrote a film script together with author Leen Vandereyken entitled ‘The Hoarder,’ which is selected for the European Short Pitch 2016. Hundreds of entries, only were 20 selected. De Wilde and Vandereyken hope to start shooting by the end of next year. To be continued. Producer: BEKKE FILMS (BE) More info here: European…


Living Tomorrow

Exhibition opening this friday at Living Tomorrow in Vilvoorde. De Wilde is also invited for a 20′ talk in the presence of Minister Kris Peeters, amongst many other fine guests. More info here: Living Tomorrow



De Wilde is invited for a panel discussion in the European Parliament concerning innovation at the intersection of Art, Science and Technology. Panelists: Simon Denny, artist, Germany Frederic de Wilde, artist, Belgium Stefan Grosjean, Smappee, Belgium Zsolt Winkler, Kitchen Budapest, Hungary (tbc) Stephanie Thirion, Belgian Heroes, Belgium Naomi Kaempfer, Stratasys, Israel (tbc) Eurico Neves, INOVA+, Portugal More…