Culture Archive

18 Mar 2016
On 24 March 2016, the Millennium Iconoclast Museum of Art will open with the exciting exhibition “City Lights”. Located on the site of the former Belle-Vue brewery beside the canal, the MIMA will feature temporary exhibitions, concerts, projections and permanent... Read More
14 Mar 2016
Just when we thought that the boom of new art galleries would stop for a little while, there’s another new one emerging. The Chabah Yelmani Gallery, for example, landed in Brussels (Elsene) one year ago. For its current exposition Opening Night... Read More
5 Mar 2016
Twenty-five years ago, in 1991, Serge Gainsbourg died. He was a French singer, songwriter, pianist, film composer, poet, painter, screenwriter, writer, actor, and director. The French rock photographer Pierre Terrasson, who followed Gainsbarre during the last years of his life, is exposing in... Read More
3 Mar 2016
If you like real-life pictures of ruined architecture, the Louise186 building, one of Brussels’ art hotspots, is the place to be for you the coming month! The reason? There’s a pop-up going on of the Amsterdam-based Galerie Fontana. This gallery... Read More
29 Feb 2016
In March, the Offscreen Film Festival presents a fine selection of special, new and unreleased films, giving a platform to independent, non-conformist filmmakers as well as to movies at the cutting edge of contemporary cinema. These films are noted for their... Read More
25 Feb 2016
Vincent Glowinski, alias Bonom, is one of Brussels’ most famous street artists. He’s often called “the Banksy of Brussels”. After decorating the face of the Botanique with his massive frescoes, he’s now occupying the Museum space with a series of... Read More
23 Feb 2016
Thierry Struvay (1961) lives and works in Brussels. He has been collecting anonymous photographs for over 30 years  from flea markets and antiquarian book, print and paper fairs. After 4 years in New York, he has returned to Belgium with a... Read More
16 Feb 2016
On Saturday 5 March 2016, head to the Brussels’ museums for the 9th Museum Night Fever, the annual big night out in the city’s museums. From 7pm until 1 o’ clock at night, no less than 24 museums will be... Read More
12 Feb 2016
Daniel Buren is a French minimalist conceptual artist, best known for using regular, contrasting colored stripes in an effort to integrate visual surface and architectural space, notably on historical, landmark architecture. The exhibition Daniel Buren: A Fresco responds the question how... Read More
10 Feb 2016
Until 20 February, Xavier Hufkens Gallery is exposing recent work by the French artist Bertrand Lavier. The exposition focuses on a new series of paintings that belong to one of Lavier’s most iconic works: Walt Disney Productions. The starting point for this project... Read More
7 Feb 2016
On Friday 19th and Saturday 20th of February, the Botanique, our neighbour, will host Jasper Steverlinck, a Belgian singer and guitarist, for a concert at the Orangerie. After taking time working on his new solo album, Jasper Steverlinck is back... Read More
4 Feb 2016
From 26 to 29 February 2016, the 8th edition of the Affordable Art Fair takes place in Tour & Taxis Brussels. This fair aims to make art as fun, affordable and accessible as possible. Thousands of original paintings, prints, sculptures... Read More
2 Feb 2016
We want to present you Cristina Fernandez Nunez. Her new exhibition ‘In & Out’ is running until 19 February 2016. Landscapes, as a subject of observation, have always been a constant in her work. In her previous paintings the natural... Read More
26 Jan 2016
Banned, proscribed, prohibited, censored, feared, dreaded, transgressed, trespassed – taboos are inherent to society and to mankind. The word “taboo” exists in every civilization and every culture. No matter what they are, taboos invariably stem from fear of danger. Maison Particulière’s... Read More
25 Jan 2016
On Saturday 30 January 2016, Brussels Colours takes place from 6 pm to midnight, at and around the Bourse. It’s a free event that focuses on unity, a plea for diversity to show the richness of the city. Doesn’t that sound just... Read More
19 Jan 2016
Last week, a new exhibition was opened at Rodolphe Janssen gallery in Brussels. “Balls & Glory” presents the works of 9 very diverse and emerging artists. The title of the exhibition not only refers to the eponymous restaurant in Ghent (and Brussels too)... Read More
18 Jan 2016
At the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, you can normally visit exhibitions of famous artists such as Rubens or Jordaens. But for the expo “Museum’s Got Talent”, the spotlights are on the creations of the museum’s own employees. Researchers, guards,... Read More
11 Jan 2016
From Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 January, the BRAFA Art Fair is taking place in Tour & Taxis, Brussels. BRAFA is one of Europe’s leading art and antiques fairs. Here, all art works on show are for sale, and quality and authenticity... Read More
28 Dec 2015
BOZAR kicks off the year 2016 with 25 films in 5 days. During the BOZAR Cinema Days you can discover new independent films, avant-garde films, low-budget films, no-budget films, arthouse films, animation films, biopics and documentaries. The year starts with Carol,... Read More
21 Dec 2015
visit.brussels and the Brussels cultural sector joined forces and launched the “Let’s go out in Brussels” contest. Three residents or visitors who have shared a selfie of their cultural visit to Brussels on social media between 14 December 2015 and 31... Read More
14 Dec 2015
From 26 to 31 December, the 11th edition of the Be Film Festival will set up at BOZAR and Cinematek, two outstanding places to spend the Christmas holidays in Brussels! Since 2005, the Be Film Festival offers a cinematographic and... Read More
12 Dec 2015
Eighteen projects have been nominated for the Belgian Prize for Architecture 2015. This prestigious biennial award is organized by the Royal Federation of Associations of Belgian Architects (FAB) in collaboration with A + Architecture in Belgium. For the first time A+ gathered... Read More