Lecture

Lecture by Elvan Zabunyan

The "liquid plain": Ellen Gallagher between land and sea & the political thought of displacement The conference will focus on the artistic production of Ellen Gallagher and will study... Read more

Guided tour of the exhibition Liquid Intelligence by curator and WIELS Director Dirk Snauwaert. 14.04.2019
14:00 Dutch tour
16:00 French tour
Included in the entrance...
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Kids

Family Funday

In the framework of the exhibition of Ellen Gallagher  Read more

Sorana Munsya takes you through the exhibition Liquid Intelligence by Ellen Gallagher and Edgar Cleijne.

Assistant of the artistic director (Toma Muteba Luntumbue) of the 5th... Read more

Guided tour in the exhibition One Inch Off by Benoît Platéus by Phillip Van den Bossche, director of Mu.ZEE, Ostend. Phillip Van den Bossche studied art history in Ghent (BE), and... Read more

Kids

Art&Kids

A special day for children aged 4 to 11 with workshops and a programme designed just for them!

Programme:

13:00-17:00 (continuously)
(Re)experience the exhibition of Ellen... Read more

Screening

Film screening: Wan Pipel

This film classic was the first full-length film by the Surinamese-Dutch director Pim de la Parra. Made in 1976, it was also the first film that was made after the independence of Suriname.
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Performance

Performatik 2019: Ula Sickle & HYOID

During Performatik, the Brussels festival of contemporary performance or ‘live art’, WIELS proposes two projects connecting visual art, performance and architecture: a performance by Ula Sickle... Read more

During Performatik, the Brussels festival of contemporary performance or ‘live art’, WIELS proposes two projects connecting visual art, performance and architecture: a performance by Ula Sickle... Read more

At the invitation of JAP (Jeunesse et Arts Plastiques), Benoît Platéus presents Double Messieurs by Jean-François Stévenin, an exceptional French director who means a lot to the Belgian... Read more

The work of Ellen Gallagher - in collaboration with Edgar Cleijne - is catalysed by the histories of blossoming African-American popular culture and political emancipation movements. Her practice... Read more

Artist Otobong Nkanga takes you through the exhibition Liquid Intelligence by Ellen Gallagher and Edgar Cleijne. Read more

Kids

Family Funday

In the framework of the exhibition of Benoit Platéus Read more

Residence - Lecture

Presentation of the artists in residency

The artists in residency at WIELS this first semester will introduce you to their work through a series of short presentations, in the presence of artists mentors Sylvie Eyberg, Willem Oorebeek and... Read more

Performance

Museum Night Fever

In the framework of Museum Night Fever, WIELS welcomes the theater students of the Institut des arts de diffusion (IAD) for an evening full of  performances and guided tours inspired by the... Read more

Residence

Stefano Faoro: Soft Knees

Former WIELS resident Stefano Faoro presents new work in the Project Room.   Read more

Guided tour in the exhibition One Inch Off by Benoît Platéus by artist Aline Bouvy. The multidisciplinary practice of Aline Bouvy is characterized by her refusal to compromise or to adapt... Read more

The artist and curator take you through the exhibition One Inch Off.
06.02.2019, 19:00
In French
Free (1st nocturne of the month)
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Residence

Sine Van Menxel: Baadsters

Former WIELS resident Sine Van Menxel presents new work in the WIELS Project Room. WIELS Project Room
02.02 - 17.02.2019
Opening: 01.02.2019,... Read more

Event

Benefit Auction Gala Dinner

Since its opening in Brussels in 2007, WIELS has organized groundbreaking exhibitions of Belgian and international artists, both emerging and established, while developing a residency programme... Read more

Don't miss this final occasion to visit the exhibitions of René Daniëls and Koenraad Dodobbeleer! Come along on Sunday, January 6th, and take part in the various activities for all ages! Read more

In the framework of the exhibition of René Daniëls: Fragments from an Unfinished Novel, WIELS invites artist Benjamin Verdonck. In collaboration with Lucas Van Haesbroeck, Benjamin... Read more