26 Mar 2015
26 Mar 2015

Human emotions at “The Gymschool”

Endless repetition, as if they were some kind of machines. On 3 large video screens, Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra projects the exercises of Russian gymnasts. With an unstoppable discipline and almost out-of-this-world flexibility, the girls practise their routines in front of... Read More

25 Mar 2015
25 Mar 2015

KUNSTENFESTIVALDESARTS

In May, the 20th edition of the annual Kunstenfestivaldesarts takes place in Brussels. The theme is “The time we share”, referring to the the time that artists and spectators share in theaters, but also the time in which we live.... Read More

18 Mar 2015
18 Mar 2015

Choreography as an exhibition: Work/Travail/Arbeid

The Brussels Center for Contemporary Art WIELS and Rosas are proud to announce an ambitious, unusual exhibition project: Work/Travail/Arbeid, conceived by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker in collaboration with Rosas, rethinks a live dance piece as an exhibition with a duration... Read More

13 Mar 2015
13 Mar 2015

El Mesías is coming to Brussels!

Wauter Mannaert is a full-time comic strip artist living in Brussels. El Mesías is his second graphic novel. Since his debut (Ondergronds, 2010) he has published a number of short stories and he works as a cartoonist, illustrator and comic... Read More

10 Mar 2015
10 Mar 2015

We-Traders: Swapping Crisis for City

After Madrid, Turin, Berlin, Lisbon and Toulouse it’s finally time for Brussels! BOZAR is hosting the free expo We-Traders, which brings together local projects that are striving to trade the crisis for a constructive project in the city of Brussels.... Read More

4 Mar 2015
4 Mar 2015

Cult classics at Offscreen Film Festival

From 4 to 22 March, the 8th edition of the Offscreen Film Festival takes place at Cinema Nova, Cinematek, Cinema Rits and Bozar in Brussels. The concept is still the same as before: a focus on remarkable new movies and... Read More

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