Ars Viva 2018 at Ghent's S.M.A.K.

Wednesday, 07 March 2018 16:21
Ghent's contemporary art museum, the S.M.A.K., is hosting this year's European outing for Ars Viva, one of Germany's most prestigious prizes for promising artists.
For the 11th year in a row, Museum Night Fever will be offering the public the chance to discover Brussels museums by night.
For five years now, the Salon du Chocolat of Brussels has been “the” not to be missed gourmet event.
After Flanders and Brussels, Wallonia is also preparing to adopt measures regulating amplified sound in concert halls, festivals and other venues to protect audiences from the risk of permanent hearing damage.

Eyes Wild Open exhibition to open in Botanique

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 15:11
Curated by photographer Marie Sordat, Eyes Wild Open highlights the relationships that exist between several generations of photographers whose practice is as intuitive as it is abrupt or transgressive.
The 71st British Academy Film Awards (Bafta) took place in London on Sunday.

Revolutionary Flemish artist Jef Geys dies

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 17:18
Flemish conceptual artist Jef Geys died on Monday in Genk (Limburg) at the age of 83 as a result of illness, it was reported on Tuesday.

Tribute to Belgian animation film maker Picha

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 16:11
On the occasion of 50 years of support for film creation in the Wallonia-Brussels Federation, the Cinema and Audiovisual Centre has set up the 50/50: Fifty Years of Belgian Film, Fifty Years of Discoveries operation honouring 50 films that have marked the history of French speaking Belgian films.
Two drawings by Hergé, one in colour and the other in Chinese ink, which were made for a “Snow card” in 1942/43, will be auctioned off next 25 February in the Liege Palais des Congrès.

BRAFA 2018 breaks new record

Friday, 09 February 2018 14:31
The 63rd edition of Brafa, held from 27 January to 4 February in Brussels, broke a new record in terms of attendance, having welcomed over 64,000 visitors.