Belgian literature is extremely broad and it would be rather simplistic to honour just one author, as the fields are so varied.
Jan van Eyck was one of the most famous primitive Flemish painters of the 15th century. More than anything, he set himself apart from other painters by his realism that bordered on perfection.
In the early 16th century, a beautiful city palace was erected in an early Renaissance style for the scholar, politician, diplomat, humanist and patron Hieronymus van Busleyden.
This Art Deco complex, in the house of the Van Buuren patrons (David, 1886-1955 and Alice, 1890-1973), is famous for its collections of magnificent paintings and gardens that are accessible to the pub
The museum, formerly known as MADmusée and devoted to art produced by the mentally disabled, has been completely renovated. Still located in Avroy Park, it reopens its doors on 20 March.
The famous musical returns to the Broadway stage in a remake by the Belgians Ivo Van Hove (Director) and Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker (Choreographer).