Culture Archive

7 Sep 2015
From 16 September to 7 November, you can attend one of the many “Stoemp” concerts in a Brussels bar. Bluesband WB and the Mercenaries kicks off the festival at Merlo cafe (Baksteenkaai 80). This will be the 200th Stoemp concert ever,... Read More
31 Aug 2015
From the outset, the Brussels metro has been a proper underground museum. The inventive brains behind it wanted each station to be different in terms of identity, form and the nature of its finishing touches, with art as an overall... Read More
25 Aug 2015
You love theater, but French or Dutch aren’t your strongest points? Don’t worry, because the theater scene in Brussels is very broad with English theater options all over the city. We give you an overview! British, Irish and American societies In... Read More
20 Aug 2015
Ready to move your body?! For the 14th edition, the exotic festival of Fiesta Latina is taking place at la Bois de la Cambre! A real trip to the heart of Latin America with concerts, dancers, special decoration, Latin food... Read More
17 Aug 2015
Until 25 October, space lovers can check out “Gateway to space: the exhibition” at Paleis 2 of the Heizel in Brussels. You’ll discover the rich history of space travel by watching 100 objects from up close. At the end of... Read More
16 Aug 2015
Italy makes you think of sun, pizza, pasta, but also fashion. Until now Italy is one of the leading countries in fashion design. During this summer of fashion, BOZAR decided to go back to the history of Italian fashion, and show you... Read More
14 Aug 2015
The Brigittines International Festival is a major event in the contemporary art world. The festival is presenting an original form of contemporary performances by focusing on innovative languages, bizarre universes, and strange and original forms that speak to the imagination. Like... Read More
10 Aug 2015
The Brussels concert venue Ancienne Belgique is hosting 2 summer festivals this month. “Boterhammen in het Park” and “Feeërieën” both take place at the Parc Royal and are entirely free! The 26th edition of “Boterhammen” is organized from Monday 24... Read More
5 Aug 2015
Since the universal exhibition of New York in 1964, the “Belgian waffle” is known all around the world. But even in waffles there are big differences. The waffle of Brussels and the waffle of Liege are fighting for the first... Read More
4 Aug 2015
Getting to see all Brussels’ highlights in one day and still not tiring yourself out? It’s possible with the photo book “Best Of Brussels” created by Eric Danhier! This book portrays all the Brussels “classics” in a very typical way and in a neutral and recognizable setting.... Read More
4 Aug 2015
Do you know Mister Geluck ? Of course you know him! Or at least you know his cat…. Philippe Geluck is a comedian, humorist and cartoonist. He studied at the National Higher Institute of the Arts of Spectacle. His most famous work... Read More
31 Jul 2015
Brussels  is without any doubt the Art Nouveau city, but you can also discover quite some Art Deco buildings during your city trip in Brussels. This artistic movement was created in 1910. It imposes its classical strictness with curls and... Read More
23 Jul 2015
Brussels is the capital of the comic strip book with lots of musea, exhibitions, book stores, galleries and frescoes. The Smurfs are taking over New York, and Tintin is making his mark in Hollywood, so we definitely have a lot to... Read More
19 Jul 2015
It is summer; it is holiday’s time, but come on, don’t be lazy and go twist your brain at the temporary exhibition “Brain Twisters” at the Museum of Natural Sciences! This exhibition  will end the 30th of August. So hurry up,... Read More
18 Jul 2015
After a  successful exhibition in London, Pascale Marthine Tayou came to Brussels to show us his art works…and we are not disappointed! Born in Nkongsamba 1966, Pascale Marthine Tayou is a self-taught artist who lives and works in Ghent, Belgium... Read More
16 Jul 2015
Brussels is packed full of outdoor events, especially in summer. Outdoor apéros, garden parties, rooftop DJ sets,… There’s plenty of choice! We’ve listed some hot outdoor events for you, so that you can enjoy summer to the max! Bruxelles Les Bains... Read More
10 Jul 2015
Cinematek puts actress Julianne Moore in the spotlights this summer. In February this year, the classy redhead with the pale skin won the Academy Award for Best Actress in the drama Still Alice. In this movie, Moore plays a linguistics professor who is... Read More
8 Jul 2015
This summer, new works by some of the promising names from the Belgian art scene will be on display in the Center for Fine Arts BOZAR. Of the 250 dossiers submitted, an international jury selected 10 artists, all of whom work... Read More
6 Jul 2015
Paul Dujardin (52), CEO and artistic director of BOZAR , has returned from a royal mission to China. He brought a visit to the Chinese controversial artist Ai Weiwei, whose bail – it is rumored – might be lifted by the Chinese government. Dujardin... Read More
2 Jul 2015
In Brussels for a few days? Willing to discover the city off the beaten track through the eyes of a Brussels local ? Read on! Because the tourism association Autrement offers an alternative way to discover Brussels with a very original... Read More
1 Jul 2015
From the 2nd until the 10th of July the famous Kosmopolite Art Tour is back in the Belgian capital to invade the Brussels Canal Zone with a lot of street artists!     Three groups of artist: MACrew (Paris), Aerosol... Read More
29 Jun 2015
Couleur Café is a music festival dedicated to all currents of urban music across the world including r&b, hiphop, world, dubstep, afro, soul, reggae, ragga, dub, dancehall, reggaeton, latin, salsa, rock, electro,… This year’s edition will take place on 3,... Read More