The international jury of the Prix de Rome has selected four visual artists for the shortlist of the Prix de Rome 2019. The Prix de Rome is the oldest and most generous Dutch award for visual artists below the age of 40.
This week's Friday Verses are written by Moya De Feyter (Brasschaat, 1993). We selected Bij nader inzien (On Closer Inspection).
Tom Lanoye's adaptation of Shakespeare's King Lear won in Cape Town in all categories she had been nominated for.
The Fries Museum in Leeuwarden has bought a drawing by Alma-Tadema that was found at a flea market.
The Treaty of London of 19 April 1839 meant the definitive international recognition of Belgium's independence.
Ostend is different. Other resorts along Belgium’s North Sea coastline are small, touristy places. But Ostend is a real city.
Thierry Baudet’s conservative ideas fly in the face of the enlightenment values that have long been dominant. This opposition is a defining moment for our modern culture.
The exhibition Van Gogh and Britain reveals how he was inspired by Britain and how he inspired British artists.
Our Colonial Legacy
Author Kathleen Vereecken and illustrator Charlotte Peys have won the Woutertje Pieterse Prize.
The ART Curator Prize for the best exhibition of 2018 in Austria goes to the curators of the world's first major monographic exhibition on Pieter Bruegel the Elder in the Kunsthistorisches Museum of Vienna.
After five years of renovation and decolonisation, the AfricaMuseum in Tervuren opened again. Dutch writer of Congolese descent, Kiza Magendane visited the museum with mixed feelings.
What are those Low Countries actually that we are always talking about? Editor-in-chief Luc Devoldere explains.
In her debut novel 'Lam', singer-songwriter Hannelore Bedert paints the portrait of a strong woman, one who has suffered hard knocks but still struggles through life with her head held high.
In the exhibition The House of the Explorer, the Flanders Architecture Institute offers a unique view into the universe of the Antwerp architectural firm Bovenbouw Architectuur.
The Flemish author Bart Moeyaert has won the 2019 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. The award that is also known in literary circles as the “Nobel Prize for Youth Literature”, was presented at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in Italy.
Flanders has been synonymous with bicycle racing for many years, but is cycling truly ‘ours’, as one popular Flemish newspaper keeps claiming?