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Inclusive Nocturnes Tours 19/05

Inclusive Nocturnes Tours 19/05 On the way to the Nocturnes 2022, Open Museum offers you a list of accessible or inclusive tours. This week, find our list of accessible museums: women artists and sign language.  

towards a Belgian asiofeminism – Sound mapping by Mélanie Cao

Towards a Belgian Asiofeminism – Sound mapping by Mélanie Cao Sunday May 22nd “In a post #metoo and #stopasianhate context, what does an asiofeminist gaze reveal about the public space around us? Based on sound recordings and interviews she conducted with Asian women and gender minorities, Mélanie Cao proposes to develop some themes of a […]

HOW DO WE WANT TO LIVE? PHOTOMONTAGE POLICY

  HOW DO WE WANT TO LIVE? PHOTOMONTAGE POLICY From 1 April to 28 August 2022 at the Design Museum Brussels Charlotte Perriand dedicated her life to better the living conditions of the greatest number of people, creating an « art of inhabiting » in connection with nature. She used photography not only as a […]

The Belgian Pride 2022 !

The Belgian Pride 2022 ! 21/05/2022 “OPEN YOUR SENSE TO EVERYONE’S CONSENT The Belgian Pride is evolving. It has a duty to set an example and to apply optimal reception measures for all audiences. With our partner associations and with you, we will do our best to make this Pride a safe moment for everyone. […]

LGBTQIA+ BXL, Collecting memories @ Brussels City Museum

LGBTQIA+ BXL, Collecting memories @ Brussels City Museum From February 22 to June 14, 2022   The Brussels City Archives and Museums recently held a collection of objects relating to the history of LGBTQIA+* movements and cultures in our capital. The exhibition “LGBTQIA+ BXL” in the Bracketed space displays the most important items yielded by […]

MuseumTalks – Decolonise Nature @ AfricaMuseum

MuseumTalks – Decolonise Nature @ AfricaMuseum 12.05.2022 de 12.30 – 13.30   Decolonise Nature: Learning from multiple ways of knowing Anywar Godwin, Njabulo Chipangura & Mercy Gloria Ashepet  

Portrait of a Lady @ Villa Empain

Portrait of a Lady From 24 March to 4 September 2022 at the Villa Empain   “From prehistoric times onwards, and echoing different iconographic codes according to the era, the representation of women is omnipresent in the history of art. Whether in religious or profane contexts, the portrayal of women, their faces or their bodies, has inspired the greatest artists throughout the […]

HOW DO WE WANT TO LIVE? POLITICS OF PHOTOMONTAGE

CHARLOTTE PERRIAND. HOW DO WE WANT TO LIVE? POLITICS OF PHOTOMONTAGE From 1 April to 28 August @ Design Museum Brussels “Charlotte Perriand dedicated her life to better the living conditions of the greatest number of people, creating an « art of inhabiting » in connection with nature. She used photography not only as a […]

CONFERENCE – MESTIZOS, FORGOTTEN CHILDREN OF COLONIZATION

CONFERENCE – MESTIZOS, FORGOTTEN CHILDREN OF COLONIZATION This event will shed light on the fate of mixed-race children, born during colonization to Belgian fathers and Rwandan, Burundian or Congolese mothers, whose history has remained taboo for years. Different speakers will address this theme and people from these mixed races will come and share their emotionally […]