benny de grove

Benny De Grove was born in Ghent, Belgium in 1957 where he enrolled at the Academy of Fine Arts. Professional photographer since 1986, lover of the old Greek Area and painters as Rembrandt, Van Eyck, Caravaggio, whose influence impacted his work for the drama and light in their works. A second big influence are the Surrealist Magritte and the symbolist expressionist Ensor. His works are printed on different materials; his preferred material is Hahnemulle paper, and recently print on wood. Represented by Monteoliveto Gallery from 2018 in art fairs in Paris, Cannes, Luxembourg and Ghent and in photo/print exhibitions in Milan with his wide shot of the Brussels skyline, in London with an emotional print on Fine Art Bamboo and in Paris, with 2 works dedicated to the 2018 neapolitan Tombola exhibition and his project about “Confessions” representing the primal feelings and the continuous transformation of the soul and body (Through Your Lens Paris 2019 Photography Show)



Selected work