Jonathan van Doornum: Imagined trust

Jonathan van Doornum is a Dutch artist who was in residency at WIELS in 2015 and recently at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam in 2016-17. Exhibitions include Art-Rotterdam, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim... Read more

A guided tour of the exhibition Sophie Podolski: Le pays où tout est permis by curator Caroline Dumalin. 21.02.2018, 19:00 (nocturne)
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WIELS senior curator guides you through the exhibition Paroles.  25.02.18, 16:00
In English
Free with entrance ticket to the... Read more

Kids - Screening


Every last Sunday of the month at 10:30 am the cine-club presents an original selection of innovative short animated films and children's movies from all over the world for children from 5 to 10... Read more

In this talk, Lars Bang Larsen will discuss Sophie Podolski’s drawings and texts in the context of the psychedelic art and literature of the 1960s and 70s, exploring its connections with the work... Read more


Museum Night Fever

In the framework of Museum Night Fever, WIELS presents the workshop "Exposter", in collaboration with Teresa Sdralevich and the students of ARBA-ESA (SHARE workshop).  Come and create your own... Read more


Family Funday

Discover the exhibition of Saâdane Afif with your children during an interactive visit. 04.03.2018, 13:00 and 15:00
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The artist takes you through his exhibition Paroles. 07.03.18, 18:30
In French
Free late night opening
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American writer and filmmaker Chris Kraus was invited by WIELS to respond to Sophie Podolski’s Le pays où tout est permis in two ways: by writing the preface to the exhibition catalogue... Read more


”, ”, ”, — Footnotes

Following her residency at WIELS in 2016, Norwegian artist Ane Mette Hol pursues her research work focusing on the concepts of original and reproduction and invites Michael Kargl and Franz Thalmair,... Read more

In this talk, Erik Thys will discuss the relationship between art and psychiatric vulnerability in the work of Sophie Podolski.   “More than we often realize, we are conditioned by conventions,... Read more

Associate curator of Lafayette Anticipations (Paris) Hicham Khalidi gives you his own personal take on Saâdane Afif’s exhibition, following his experience of working with the artist for the 5th... Read more


Independent Label Market

During two days, independent music labels from Belgium and all over Europe will come together and present their artists and records to the public. 07 - 08.04.2018Read more

Don't miss this final occasion to visit the exhibition Paroles of Saâdane Afif and join us for a collective jam session.
22.04.2018, 18:00 – 21:00 Read more