Public session of the City Council: 26 February 2018

Country: Belgium
From: 26 Feb 2018

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Brussels established the schedule of the public sessions of the City Council for the 1st semester of 2018.On Monday 26 February 2018 at 4 pm in the City Hall of Brussels. Agendas and minutes of the City Council

Lectures. La science à la lumière de son histoire

Country: Belgium
From: 27 Feb 2018

On Tuesday 27 February, 27 March, 17 April and 22 May 2018, at 6:30 pm, at the Bibliothèque des Riches Claires. In French.

Manneken-Pis honors the Dominican Republic

Country: Belgium
From: 27 Feb 2018

On 27 February 2018, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis wears his costume of the Dominican Republic.Manneken-Pis, the symbol of Brussels folklore, gets a costume at major events. On 27 February he will celebrate the 174th anniversary of the independence of the Dominican Republic.Greeting at noon.

Lecture. Le tour de Belgique, de Ronde van België

Country: Belgium
From: 28 Feb 2018

On Tuesday 28 February 2018, at 6:30 pm, at the City Hall. In French and Dutch.Els Moors will become Poet of the Fatherland in 2018. She will then replace her French-speaking colleague Laurence Vielle. Together they travel through the country with The Tour of Belgium, a bilingual performance that combines...

Manneken-Pis honors the Faculté Polytechnique of Mons

Country: Belgium
From: 28 Feb 2018

On 28 February 2018, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis will wear the costume of the Faculté Polytechnique of Mons.Manneken-Pis, the symbol of Brussels folklore, gets a costume at major events. On 28 February he will honor the Polytechnic Faculty of Mons, in the framework of the annual Chapter of the student...

Antwerp baroque city, signed by Rubens

Country: Belgium City: Antwerp
From: 16 Mar 2018

The themed year will start with a clear statement: from now on, Rubens, the baroque and its contemporary influences will be central for a whole year. In the course of a weekend visitors will be taken by some well-known and lesser-known locals to Antwerp's most surprising baroque spots. And ther will...

Mural works by Yvon Tordoir

Country: Belgium City: Antwerp
From: 16 Mar 2018

On several occasions, Rubens was requiested to 'embellish' the city, usually for the purposes of a joyous entry. In this sense, Rubens' artistic work was visible and accessible to the inhabitants of, and visitors to, the city. ABC2018. Signed Rubens. is looking to use the Mural works of Yvon Tordoir...

Private - Public - Secret (MAS - Museum aan de Stroom)

Country: Belgium City: Antwerp
From: 16 Mar 2018

This exhibition reveals the baroque public space of church, state and market; penetrates domestic interiors and ends up in the secret drawers of the citizens of Antwerp and Flanders in the 17th century. Masterpieces by Rubens, Van Dyck, Jordaens and Breughels stand in surprising contrast with contemporary...

Rubens Designer (Rubenshuis)

Country: Belgium City: Antwerp
From: 16 Mar 2018

For the first time, an exhibition highlights one of the most remarkable and fascinating aspects of Rubens' artistic activity. Oil paintings and designs for figurines and objects are brought together with the finished works in bronze, silver and ivory. With loans from the Swedish Royal Collections, the...

Rubens, book architecture (Museum Plantin-Moretus)

Country: Belgium City: Antwerp
From: 16 Mar 2018

The Plantin-Moretus Museum, UNESCO world heritage site, and a unique location where the narratives of complex processes of exceptionally preserved heritage collections of printing and publishing are told, focuses on the friendship between Balthasar I Moretus and Rubens and, in particular, on their mutual...