Vincent Meessen (b. 1971, Baltimore, USA) based in Brussels, is artist and curator. With ten guest artists, Meessen represented Belgium at the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015. He has participated in other biennials including those in Taipei (2016), Shanghai (2018), Chicago (2019), Lubumbashi (2019), São Paulo (2021), Dakar (2022), and Berlin (2022). Vincent Meessen studied journalism and cultural policy at the Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten (HISK) in Ghent.