In the framework of the exhibition Open Skies, artists Martino Morandi and Femke Snelting from the organization Constant will animate a guided tour through the history of URLs.... Read more
Linsey McGoey, sociologist and proponent of ignorance studies, talks about her publication The Unknowers and explores relations between power and willful ignorance. Unpacking a range of... Read more
Guided tour of the exhibition Open Skies by artists Naïmé Perrette and Emmanuel Van der Auwera, together with WIELS curator Devrim Bayar. Naïmé Perrette (b. 1989... Read more
WIELS invites curator and educator Nicholas Tammens to speak on the art and teaching of Belgian artist Jef Geys (1934-2018). In many instances, Geys’ projects began at the site of... Read more
In the framework of the exhibition Open Skies, collaborators of WIELS and De Witte Raaf will engage in a live exchange around their shared focus on... Read more
Guided tour of the exhibition Open Skies by artists Helen Dowling and Leander Schönweger, together with WIELS curator Zoë Gray.
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This evening is an opportunity to meet the artists currently in residency at WIELS and to get an overview of their backgrounds, practices and current projects. Their short, individual... Read more
Guided tour of the exhibition Multiple Transmissions: Art in the Afropolitan Age by Anne Wetsi Mpoma. Anne Wetsi Mpoma is an activist and an artistic and cultural researcher in the Brussels... Read more
Guided tour of the exhibition Mario García Torres: Illusion Brought Me Here by curator Caroline Dumalin.
03.07.2019, 19:00 (NL) & 20:00 (FR)
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Guided tour of the exhibition Multiple transmissions: Art in the Afropolitan Age by artist Georges Senga.
Photographer Georges Senga questions our view of his country, the... Read more
Sandrine Colard, artistic director of the sixth edition of the Biennale de Lubumbashi, Sammy Baloji, artist, member of Picha and co-founder of the Biennale de Lubumbashi, and Georges Senga, artist... Read more
Three long-standing collaborators of the artist Mario García Torres gather to discuss his early beginnings and digressions—from Mexico City to Brussels. With Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy,... Read more
In the framework of the exhibition Mario García Torres: Illusion Brought Me Here, WIELS hosts a panel discussion on the occasion of the release of Nathalie Zonnenberg’s... Read more
Guided tour of the exhibition Multiple Transmissions: Art in the Afropolitan Ageby curator Sandrine Colard, together with the artists Jean Katambayi, Georges Senga, Pélagie Gbaguidi, Nelson... Read more
In the framework of the exhibition Illusion Brought Me Here, Mario García Torres will give a lecture-performance, entitled Five Feet High and Rising, in les ateliers claus, showing... Read more
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.
14:00 Dutch tour
16:00 French tour
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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
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