25 Jul 2016
25 Jul 2016

Facing the Future: Art in Europe 1945-1968

Facing the Future: Art in Europe 1945-68 sheds light on about 180 works of art created between 1945 and 1968 by artists from Europe and the former  Soviet Union, including famous painters such as Fernand Léger, Vladimir Tatlin, Gerhard Richter and Pablo Picasso.... Read More

20 Jul 2016
20 Jul 2016

eat! brussels 2016

For the 5th year in a row, the City of Brussels welcomes you to the culinary festival eat! brussels from 8 to 11 September 2016. Like last year, the city of Bordeaux is organizing the Brussels version of the Fête de... Read More

18 Jul 2016
18 Jul 2016

Six Tunnels – open call

Six Tunnels is an open call for the design, realization and implementation of artistic interventions in the Basse-, Sallaert- and Fontein tunnels as part of operation 2.2 of the Sustainable Neighborhood Contract “Jonction.” 6 neighboring tunnels will be transformed into durable art installations.... Read More

15 Jul 2016
15 Jul 2016

30 years Midis-Minimes

The Midis-Minimes Festival is turning 30 this year. The formula is still the same as the previous years: you’re invited to attend classical concerts over lunch at the Royal Music Academy of Brussels. Even after 29 editions, listening to classical music over... Read More

13 Jul 2016
13 Jul 2016

Summer in Brussels

Brussels has so many outdoor events: apéros, garden parties, rooftop DJ sets,… They make the Brussels people and the expats come out in the streets again to enjoy everything the city has to offer. We compiled a list of the... Read More

11 Jul 2016
11 Jul 2016

Photorealism: 50 years of hyperrealistic painting

Following the success of the 2014 exhibition dedicated to the American hyperrealist sculptor Duane Hanson, the Museum of Ixelles presents PHOTOREALISM. 50 Years of Hyperrealistic Painting. This exhibition highlights the generation of hyperrealist painters after the Second World War. In the aftermath... Read More

7 Jul 2016
7 Jul 2016

Bruxelles fait son cinéma 2016

From 8 to 22 July, Bruxelles fait son cinéma takes place for the 14th year in a row. Following a good old Mediterranean tradition, it’s a mobile open-air cinema that screens 13 movies on 13 different locations throughout the city. A chance to discover... Read More

4 Jul 2016
4 Jul 2016

Dey your Lane! @ BOZAR

In the context of the Summer of Photography 2016, which focuses on the relationship between people and space, BOZAR exposes the works of 24 African photographers and international artists. The expo is called Dey your Lane!. This is a typical... Read More

28 Jun 2016
28 Jun 2016

Plein OPENair Festival Brussels

Run by a group of volunteers since 1997, movie theater Cinema Nova screens mainly independent and undistributed films in Brussels. The desire to go beyond the traditional location and to reach a bigger audience gave birth to the Plein OPENair Festival, an annual urban... Read More

27 Jun 2016
27 Jun 2016

To catch a Bloom – by Onomé Otite

Onomé Otite was our artist in residency during the entire month of May 2016. Inspired by Hotel BLOOM! art-residency, this illustration represents a state of beauty, freshness and vigor – flowering in full bloom. While the yellow blossom in catching signifies the... Read More

23 Jun 2016
23 Jun 2016

Steve Schepens Open Studio at Hotel BLOOM!

Hotel BLOOM! and HARLAN LEVEY PROJECTS are pleased to present the Open Studio of Belgian artist Steve Schepens. Steve Schepens will exhibit works and projects he worked on during the artist-in-residency period  of June 2016. The penthouse suite at Hotel BLOOM! where the... Read More

20 Jun 2016
20 Jun 2016

Summer of Photography 2016

In Brussels, summer and photography go hand in hand every two years. Since 2006, the Center for Fine Arts (BOZAR) has been placing numerous partners from the world of creative photography and related media in the spotlight during the biennial event Summer... Read More

15 Jun 2016
15 Jun 2016

Out Loud!

The Beursschouwburg is celebrating the end of a packed cultural season with Out Loud! From 8 June to 9 July, everybody’s invited onto the roof terrace with its adjacent bar and silver room. In the evening, films are being screened and... Read More

11 Jun 2016
11 Jun 2016

Steve Schepens – New artist in residency

Steve Schepens was born in 1979 in Ghent, Belgium and currently lives in Berlin, Germany. Once called an iconoclast, Schepens’ artistic practice is actually characterized by a strong liaison with art history. His recent ceramic sculptures explore the vocabulary of... Read More

6 Jun 2016
6 Jun 2016

Bruxelles les Bains

Like every year, Bruxelles les Bains will open its urban beach from 1 July to 7 August 2016 at the Quai des Péniches near the Place Sainctelette. There will be lots of events and activities for young and old: (water) sports: beach volley, pedalo... Read More

2 Jun 2016
2 Jun 2016

Pop-up “Made in Brussels”

In the Jourdan neighborhood (Etterbeek), you can find a very nice pop-up store named L’Auberge Espagnole that sells nothing but “Made in Brussels” goods. It offers the unique opportunity to young local entrepreneurs to promote their hand-made products in the beating heart of... Read More

30 May 2016
30 May 2016

Expo // Lucky Cat

Japanese photographer Koji Onaka was born in Nogata in 1960, on an island with an industrial past of coal mines and steelworks. He worked as a quantity surveyor for steel producer Nippon Steel for two years before he headed back to Tokyo to... Read More

23 May 2016
23 May 2016

Unique Little Belgium

At the Halles Saint-Géry, you can check out the cartoon expo “Unique Little Belgium”. The expo is a collaboration between gallery and website The Cartoonist and the Halles. Until 30 June, 22 Belgian press cartoonists are exposing their works, including famous names like Kamagurka,... Read More

19 May 2016
19 May 2016

EXIT 15 at Les Halles de Schaerbeek

The fifteenth promotion of ESAC will offer you a two hours circus show at Les Halles de Schaerbeek every evening, from May 25th to 29th at 8pm. All circus disciplines will be represented during EXIT 15, by talented young artists, who successfully completed... Read More

16 May 2016
16 May 2016

PAUZzzz Brussels

Are you in need of a little nap during daytime? At PAUZzzz, Brussels’ first siesta bar, you can press the snooze button for a while and close your eyes for some heavenly sleep. The bar combines all kinds of technology to create... Read More

12 May 2016
12 May 2016

Expo // STROKAR

STROKAR is an exposition of unique and original artworks around urban culture. It’s a collaboration between photographer-reporter Fred Atax and some 120 street artists who intervene on a selection of 300 pictures taken during his numerous travels around the globe.... Read More

12 May 2016
12 May 2016

Expo // Eames & Hollywood

Eames & Hollywood Temporary exhibition The ADAM (Art & Design Atomium Museum) presents the temporary exhibition Eames & Hollywood, a retrospective featuring photographs taken by Charles and Ray Eames on Billy Wilder’s film sets. This famous director was a friend of the couple.... Read More