The MigratieMuseumMigration, Belgium's first museum dedicated exclusively to migration, has opened in the municipality of Molenbeek.
The Russian State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg has honoured the Belgian artist Jan Fabre with a diamond award.
Stage director Ivo Van Hove has received two awards in New York: Best Director and Best Revival for “A View from the Bridge” by Arthur Miller, a production that had already earned him two Olivier Awar
On Wednesday 8 June, Flemish director Rachida El Garani won the Public Award for the best short film at the Los Angeles Film Festival for her documentary Into Darkness.
In Paris, the 63-year-old Paul Colize received the Arsène Lupin Prize for crime fiction for his last detective novel "Concerto pour quatre mains" (Ed. Fleuve).
Two Belgian directors have been nominated in several categories for the 28th Molière Awards.