The macro photographs and scientific visual material, such as infrared photos and X-rays, of 20 works by the famous 15th century Flemish painter Jan van Eyck from 11 top museums have now been brought together in a single website.
The Belgian biologist Bart Van de Vijver has discovered a new type of algae on the Kerguelen Islands. The minuscule algae belongs to the diatom family and has been named ‘Cyclotella deceusteriana’, after a major sponsor of the Botanic Garden in Meise.
Anyone interested in (re-)discovering the life and work of Victor Horta ought to be in Brussels in 2018. ‘Horta Inside Out’ will be organising a whole range of exhibitions, conferences, lectures and walking tours focusing on this architect throughout the year.