Residence

Lucia Nimcova: Ukrainian Tango

“Throughout history, traditional music and culture have been appropriated and misrepresented. Presently in Ukraine, patriotic songs play an important role in fuelling a populist, romantic... Read more

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Extension, Under New Management

Extension is an artist group based in Düsseldorf, Germany. It was formed by Micky Damm, Rita McBride and Christian Odzuck. Extension began with obtaining an enormous quantity of aluminium tiles from... Read more

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Jannis Schroeder

Jannis Schroeder’s paintings in Something Stronger Than Me* have all been made in 2017, during his ongoing, year-long residency at WIELS, and place a particular emphasis on method and technique.... Read more

Screening

Axelle Stiefel, Performance 3

Axelle Stiefel is a Swiss artist born in 1988. Her work is cinematic and performative. The exhibition conceived as a display is the basis of her modus operandi. She was a resident at WIELS in... Read more

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Christophe de Rohan Chabot

2013-BritneyJean - copie.jpg gene-simmons-decal-sticker-kiss-gene-simmons-800x800 - copie.png Something-Stronger-Than-Me.jpg Christophe de Rohan Chabot, born in 1986 in Paris, lives and works... Read more

Music

Concert: Quattrophage

In 1996, a group of young people launch a surprising album produced by Norscq and published under the mythical label Sordide Sentimental. While listening to this first opus named Koïnobios,... Read more

Kids - Screening

Ciné-Club #1

Every last Saturday and Sunday of each month, at 10.30 WIELS, the Centre for Contempory Art in Vorst (Brussels) welcome children of 4 years and older to come and see a program of artistic short films, some of them a bit older, the others brand new. Read more

Conversation with the artists Valérie Mannaerts and Koenraad Dedobbeleer around Rita McBride’s works Valérie Mannaerts (b. 1974 in Brussels) and Koenraad Dedobbeleer (b. 1975 in Halle) live in... Read more

Residence - Lecture

Presentation of the Artists in Residency

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

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit. 01.10.2017, 13:00 and 15:00
In French and Dutch

Free with entrance ticket of... Read more

Conversation with artist Richard Venlet and architect Kersten Geers around Rita McBride’s works. Richard Venlet (b. 1964 in Hamilton, Australia) lives in Brussels. He was commissioned by WIELS to... Read more

The sending of messages by means of coded ballads provides a way for women to teach other women not only about the values of the culture (which are, as the lyrics of theses ballads repeatedly... Read more

This talk will explore the transformations of Palestinian Art in recent decades, examining the themes and issues that artists have engaged with and the changing context of their practice with... Read more

Event

Brussels Museums Nocturnes

Discover the exhibition of Rita McBride until 22:00. Brussels Museum Nocturnes (14.09 - 07.12.2017):
Every Thursday evening from 17:00 until 22:00, you can visit at least five museums in... Read more

Lecture

Lecture: Yvette Mutumba (EN)

On Thursday 12 October Yvette Mutumba will give a public lecture about her work as editor-in-chief at Contemporary And (C&)  and as a member of the curatorial team at the 10th Berlin... Read more

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Fake Calligraphy (session 1)

Fake Calligraphy is Manoeuvre, Maartje Fliervoet, Ada Van Hoorebeke, as well as participants. Manoeuvre is a collective for artistic co-creation. Dimensions variable (1 frame is 230 x 170... Read more

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Female Genius Night Club

On the occasion of Something Stronger Than Me*, Melissa Gordon and Eva Kenny invite you to the Female Genius Night Club, a three-day residency inhabiting the top floor of Rita McBride's... Read more

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit. 05.11.2017, 13:00 and 15:00
Free with entrance ticket of the exhibition –... Read more

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Fake Calligraphy (session 2)

Fake Calligraphy is Manoeuvre, Maartje Fliervoet, Ada Van Hoorebeke, as well as participants. Manoeuvre is a collective for artistic co-creation. Dimensions variable (1 frame is 230 x 170... Read more

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit 03.12.2017, 13:00 and 15:00
Free with entrance ticket of the exhibition – without... Read more

Conversation with the artists Aglaia Konrad and Suchan Kinoshita around Rita McBride’s works Aglaia Konrad (b. 1960 in Salzburg) and Suchan Kinoshita (b. 1960 in Tokyo) both live in Brussels. In... Read more

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Fake Calligraphy (session 3)

Fake Calligraphy is Manoeuvre, Maartje Fliervoet, Ada Van Hoorebeke, as well as participants. Manoeuvre is a collective for artistic co-creation. Dimensions variable (1 frame is 230 x 170... Read more

Lecture

Reading: Glen Rubsamen (EN)

Artist Glen Rubsamen reads from Futureways (2005), edited by him and Rita McBride. Futureways is a fake science fiction novel that tells the story of an art exhibition in the... Read more

Kids

Family Funday (NL/FR)

Discover Rita McBride’s exhibition with your children during an interactive visit 07.01.2018, 13:00 and 15:00
Free with entrance ticket of the exhibition – without... Read more