3 Mar 2015
3 Mar 2015

Emilia Stéfani-Law expo at Contretype

Since November 2014, the Brussels center for contemporary photography Contretype has moved to a new building in Saint-Gilles, where it is now hosting an exhibition of the French photographer Emilia Stéfani-Law (°1979, Paris). Stéfani-Law obtained a degree in photography at... Read More

24 Feb 2015
24 Feb 2015

Eriksson Delcroix at Hotel BLOOM!

Mark your calendar! On 14/04 Eriksson Delcroix will perform in Hotel BLOOM’s bar. Bjorn Eriksson (Zita Swoon, Admiral Freebee, Maxon Blewitt, bluegrass soundtrack for ‘The Broken Circle Breakdown) and Nathalie Delcroix (Laïs, Birds That Change Color) get to know each... Read More

30 Jan 2015
30 Jan 2015

Chagall Retrospective

Marc Chagall (1887 - 1985) was a Jewish artist of Russian-French origin. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic medium, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine... Read More

28 Jan 2015
28 Jan 2015

Emilio López-Menchero in Brussels

Emilio López-Menchero is a Belgian and Spanish artist living and working in Brussels, who likes to raise the issue of the identity of the “artist” in our society. In most cases he starts from a well-known icon of literature, music, film... Read More

26 Jan 2015
26 Jan 2015

Museum Night Fever Brussels

 On Saturday 7 March, Brussels’ museums are definitely the place to be! For the occasion of the 8th Museum Night Fever, the annual big night out in the city’s museums, about 23 museums will be showing off the best they have... Read More

21 Jan 2015
21 Jan 2015

Brussels Affordable Art Fair

In 1996 Will Ramsay opened Will’s Art Warehouse in southwest London to bridge the increasing interest in contemporary art and the London gallery scene. By concentrating on relatively unknown artists not carrying a premium for reputation, the gallery was able... Read More

19 Jan 2015
19 Jan 2015

Henry van de Velde Awards & Labels

Every year, Design Vlaanderen awards the Henry van de Velde Awards & Labels, which focus public attention on local design. The Henry van de Velde Awards are cash prizes for designers and companies: one prize recognizes a career, while another aims... Read More

12 Jan 2015
12 Jan 2015

Brussels, you jazzy city!

The Brussels Winter Jazz Festival is no more, but out of its sizzling ashes were born two distinct jazz festivals in the city. Flagey is organizing the first edition of its Brussels Jazz Festival from 13 to 23 January 2015. The River Jazz... Read More

8 Jan 2015
8 Jan 2015

Intergenerational opera at La Monnaie

What happened before we got involved in problematic things like civilization, religion and nationhood? In her conceptual album “Medúlla”, Icelandic artist Björk returns to a pagan universe that is entirely human. Björk’s composition for a cappella voices explores a huge... Read More

6 Jan 2015
6 Jan 2015

The Museum of Mistakes

Conceived by the French artist Pierre Leguillon, “The Museum of Mistakes: Contemporary Art and Class Struggle” brings together works that he has created over the last 15 years out of reproduced images. These are taylor-made displays that bring together photographs, film extracts, advertisements,... Read More

5 Jan 2015
5 Jan 2015

10 years BOZAR Cinema!

BOZAR Cinema exists ten years in 2015! They celebrate this anniversary with four days of festivities: the Bozar Cinema Days from 8 to 11 January. The opening film is “Turist”, a black comedy by Ruben Östlund. In “The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq”, Guillaume Nicloux... Read More

31 Dec 2014
31 Dec 2014

Art collective Vrak creates 100% Brussels accessories

Vrak creates unique accessories that have a clear link with Brussels. The art collective consists of 6 “Brusseleirs” who are very passionate about their city. One of them is lawyer Florent, who is a tourist guide in Brussels in his free time. He... Read More

29 Dec 2014
29 Dec 2014

Penthouse Art Space – Residency Program HOTEL BLOOM!

  Hotel BLOOM! & Harlan Levey Projects Gallery present: Penthouse Art Space Residency Program In response to cultural budget cuts and the effects of the financial crisis on artistic production around the world, Hotel BLOOM! and Harlan Levey Projects Gallery... Read More

29 Dec 2014
29 Dec 2014

Afropean+ celebrates the wealth of interculturality

On 17 January 2014, Afropean+ takes place at BOZAR. Along the lines of the artist Pitcho Womba Konga’s “Congolisation” project, this event highlights the added value of the African diaspora in the European cultural landscape. Taking place within the context... Read More

26 Dec 2014
26 Dec 2014

A reflection on repair

In “Continuum of Repair: the Light of Jacob’s Ladder”, you can encounter a warmy lit cabinet of curiosities in the middle of a former library at BOZAR Brussels. A vast mirror reflects a beam of light, transforming it into rungs of a... Read More

23 Dec 2014
23 Dec 2014

Portraits on a train

From 26 to 31 December, the 10th edition of the Be Film Festival takes place at Bozar. You can read all about it in this blog. It’s in this context that you can visit the photo expo “En train de”,... Read More

22 Dec 2014
22 Dec 2014

Belgian street photography is still very much alive

Funny or filled with melancholy, simplistic or very detailed, modern as well as retro, playing with compositions and colors: at the BELvue Museum Belgian and Belgium-based photographers show that the art of street photography is still very much alive after Eugène Atget and Henri... Read More

19 Dec 2014
19 Dec 2014

Lights, camera, action!

Once a year, since 2005, Brussels hosts the Be Film Festival and invites some of the leading lights of Belgian cinema. Belgians and tourists alike traditionally come to be part of this festive cinematic experience. This year, from 26 to... Read More

17 Dec 2014
17 Dec 2014

The Drawing Room at Botanique

Until 4 January 2015, the Botanique Museum is hosting a gallery of drawings dedicated to the unique universe of the Belgian visual artist Hans Op de Beeck. In a muted setting conceived by the artist, the exhibition presents a series of drawings... Read More

16 Dec 2014
16 Dec 2014

Out now: Brussels Cultural Guide 2015

2015 is coming closer and closer, so you might wanna start planning your cultural agenda. Fact is that Brussels has an enormous variety of cultural events: exhibitions, performances, concerts, festivals, cultural events and many many more. But the good news... Read More

12 Dec 2014
12 Dec 2014
11 Dec 2014
11 Dec 2014

Last call to celebrate Sax’ 200th birthday

This year we celebrated the 200th birthday of the great Belgian Adolphe Sax, inventor of the saxophone, who was born on 6 November 1814 in Dinant. This exceptional anniversary was the pretext for an equally exceptional exhibition at the Brussels Musical Instruments Museum. The fourth floor... Read More