Belgian pop phenomenon Stromae has conquered the world with hits such as Alors on danse, Papaoutai and Formidable.
Frankfurt’s Schirn Kunsthalle will propose a vast thematic exhibition devoted to René Magritte from 10 February to 5 June 2017, which will place emphasis on the philosophical significance of his work.
The Flemish Minister of Culture, Sven Gatz, has launched an online museum devoted to abstract art and modernism in Belgium.
In January 2017 two Belgian music festivals, Rock Werchter and Pukkelpop, were a big hit at the European Festival Awards gala held in the Groningen district of the Netherlands.
The New York Times film critics have selected 'No Home Movie' by Belgian director Chantal Akerman as one of the best films of 2016.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has honoured the programme 'Karrewiet' with the award for the clearest and most original news report.