Culture Archive

18 Mar 2015
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
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
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
3 Mar 2015
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
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
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
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
 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
  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
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
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
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
19 Dec 2014
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
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
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