Seventy years ago, James Ensor died in a hospital in Ostend. Writer Koen Peeters brings an ode to this ‘realist, pleinairist, painter of light and masks’.
'Mirror of Reality’ is the first comprehensive overview of nineteenth-century Dutch painting, set within the context of the international art world.
From dance to circus, his performances show influences from various disciplines and are a constant exploration of the possibilities of the body.
The Brussels-born architect designed a number of important buildings in Colombia in the 1920s that were even declared National Monuments.
The tiny, hyper-expressive Dutch musician is rewriting the rules of the classical music concert-world and is stringing genres together to make them sound as if they have always been closely connected.
In her documentary My Rembrandt, Oeke Hoogendijk portrays the owners of a painting by the Dutch Old Master. She orchestrates their story into a thrilling detective about the hunt for an unknown Rembrandt.
Despite being so young, the work of Bendt Eyckermans is sought after by collectors all over the world.
Realism, surrealism and the absurd compete for priority in the Emma De Swaef’s and Marc James Roels’ stop–motion film This Magnificent Cake!
In Brussels you can visit a beautiful retrospective of the versatile, successful and innovative Renaissance artist Bernard van Orley (c. 1488-1541) until 26 May. He worked for clients such as Charles V and Margaret of Austria.
St. Eustatius, a little known island in the Dutch Antilles, played an important role in America’s War of Independence.
Cross-border solidarity in Belgium and the Netherlands is more popular than the political debate suggests.
When natural processes and the laws of physics lead to compelling, lyrical artefacts.
Roland Gunst – half Flemish, half Congolese – uses installations, performances, film and video to explore the search for his own identity.
Thierry Baudet and Dries Van Langenhove receive far more attention from the media than is justified by their importance.
Thierry Baudet’s conservative ideas fly in the face of the enlightenment values that have long been dominant. This opposition is a defining moment for our modern culture.
The English language has many names and expressions in which the word Dutch is used. Its meaning is often negative.