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Andy Warhol: Life, Death and Beauty – Oct 5, 2013 – Jan 19, 2014 in Mons

  Andy Warhol Life, Death and Beauty BAM – 5/10/2013 – 19/01/2014 This exhibition at the BAM explores the lesser-known connection Andy Warhol always had with spirituality and religion, through the artist’s pictures. His body of work continues to oscillate between life, death and beauty. The revelation of this hidden [...]

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Kerry James Marshall: Painting and Other Stuff… at MuHKA (Oct 4, 2013 – Feb, 2, 2014)

Works by internationally renowned American artist Kerry James Marshall will be on display at the  MuHKA – Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst in Antwerp from October 4, 2013 until February 2, 2014. The exhibition, “Painting and Other Stuff…” is the largest display of Marshall’s work in Europe to date. Chicago-based Marshall [...]

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Exhibit: Will Eisner, Spirit of the Graphic Novel (September 17, 2013 – March 2, 2014)

Discover American Will Eisner (1917-2005), considered a world comic strips’ masters in the 20th century in Brussels from September 17, 2013 to March 2, 2014! Widely considered one of the masters of comics in the 20th century, William Erwin “Will” Eisner (1917-2005) was an American cartoonist and writer. One of [...]

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Photo Exhibit: Steve McCurry – Eye Witness (September 6 – November 23, 2013)

A solo exhibition of Magnum photographer Steve McCurry’s work (USA, 1950) will take place at Fifty One Fine Art Photography in Antwerp. This renowned photojournalist needs little introduction as his name is implicitly linked with his iconic image ‘The Afghan Girl’ which covered the National Geographic Magazine in 1985. Nevertheless [...]

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Remembering Herbert Hoover and the Commission for Relief in Belgium (March 16, 2013 – May 21, 2013)

From March 16, 2013 until May 21, 2013, the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, will host a temporary exhibition on Herbert Hoover and the Commission for Relief in Belgium. The exhibition, on loan from the U.S. Embassy to Belgium, details the role the future president Hertbert Hoover played in [...]

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American Novelist Douglas Kennedy at Cinematek

American Novelist Douglas Kennedy at Cinematek

American novelist Douglas Kennedy is coming to Brussels in March to attend the ‘Foire du Livre’ and he will visit CINEMATEK as well. The author of such a popular novels as “Leaving the word” (2010) and “The moment” (2011) will be in CINEMATEK on March 9, 2013 in order to [...]

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John Waters Guest of Honor at Offscreen Film Festival in Brussels

The Offscreen Film Festival in Brussels is the annual rendez-vous for enthusiasts of bizarre and cult cinema. From March 6 to 24, 2013 the spotlight of the 6th edition is on independent filmmakers, cult classics and eccentric genres from all over the world. John Waters, Martha Colburn and José Ramon Larraz [...]

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David Lynch – Circle of Dreams: prints and short-films (February 23 – May 19 2013)

David Lynch – Circle of Dreams prints and short-films From February 23 to May 19 2013   During spring 2013, Le Centre de la Gravure will feature David Lynch’s lithographs for the first time in Belgium. His first experimental short films, at the edge of fine arts and animation, will [...]

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Annie Proulx at Passa Porta

Annie Proulx at Passa Porta

At the end of this month, the renowned American novelist and short-story writer Annie Proulx will arrive in Brussels for a six-week stay as writer in residence at Passa Porta , the international house of literature. In Belgium to conduct research for a new book, she will also participate in [...]

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African-American Hollywood at Cinematek (Nov 1-Dec 30, 2012)

Relations between Hollywood and the African American community have always been complex.  Cinematek invites you to explore the representation of black people on the screen, the defense of their interests, the emergence of influential actors and producers, also the blaxploitation films, love-hate relationship between communities … and a deeply rich [...]

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