°1974, The Netherlands
1993 – 1998 AKV St. Joost, Den Bosch (NL), painting department
1993 – 2001 Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam (NL), fine arts department
2004 – 2005 University of Antwerp (B), film studies & visual culture
2019 – 2023 Leuven University / Luca School of Arts, Brussels (B), PhD in arts in animation
- Research unit Intermedia
- Research group Deep Histories Fragile Memories
- Supervisor: dr. Wendy Morris (LUCA)
- Duration: 2019-2023
studio: vredestraat 55 | 2600 | antwerp | be
leuven office: augusta de creefthuis | maria-theresiastraat 23 | 3000 | leuven | be
studio 2: heesakkerweg 16 | 5721 kp | asten | nl
Crouwers exhibited at S.M.A.K., Ghent (‘Hareng Saur: Ensor and contemporary art’), De Markten (Brussels), De Brakke Grond (Amsterdam), Netwerk (Aalst), Ministerie van Financiën (The Hague), Studio Omstand (Arnhem), BP Building (Bank Delen, Antwerp), Pulsar (Antwerp), Horst Festival (Holsbeek), Le Frenoy Studio National des Arts Contemporains (Tourcoing).
Collaborations with galleries: LhGWR (The Hague), Base-Alpha Gallery (Antwerp), De Ziener (Asse). Works were shown at Art Brussels, Art Amsterdam, Art Rotterdam.
Films were screened at Uppsala Short Film Festival, Go Short (Arnhem), Transmediale (Berlin), Impakt (Utrecht), Portable Film Festival (Australia), Microwave festival (Hong Kong), Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, Woodhorn Museum (Ashington), Toffee Factory (Newcastle), Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art.
Artist collaborations include Pulsar (Antwerp), and various curatorial projects. Cross-discipline projects include Perte Totale Operations (Brussels/Antwerp/Ghent), videos for Stefan Hertmans, and Joost Declerq, and visuals for Behoud de Begeerte.
Crouwers series of columns were published in art magazine H ART (2007-2009, and 2017).