SUMMER WORKSHOP | Initiation to animation movies

In collaboration with CIVA, the Boghossian Foundation invites kids to initiate themselves to animation movies through diverse artistic techniques, with the Villa Empain as a source of inspiration.

From 21 to 25 August 2017S
For kids aged 8 to 12 years old
In French
Price: 130€
Reservations: kids@civa.brussels | +32 2 642 24 80

GUIDED TOUR & WORKSHOP | Chun Kwang Young

The children will be introduced to the work of Chun Kwang Young during a playful visit. An imaginary journey that will reveal the sources of inspiration of the Korean artist as well as the secrets of the Hanji paper his works are made of. The visit is followed by a creative workshop inspired by the exhibition.

2 July ans 6 August 2017
Adults: 15€ / 7€ for the Friends of the Villa
Kids from 8 to 12 year: 10€
Sunday 2 July, at 3 pm & Sunday 6 August, at 3 pm
In French
Reservations: E. info@boghossianfoundation.be T. +32 2 627 52 30

FAMILLY ACTIVITY | Armenian musical tale

Together with Toinette Lafontaine, the Boghossian Foundation takes its visitors to the fantasy world of Armenian miniatures. An enchanting afternoon in the musical company of the Akhtamar quartet.

Saturday 24 June 2017, at 3 pm
In French
For family audiences, from 6 years old onward.
Price: 8€ per child, 10€ per adult
This includes access to the exhibitions Chun Kwang Young and Mondialité
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Family activity – Korean Tales
An enchanted afternoon
Marie-Rose Meysman will share tales from Korea, taking us on a journey to the world’s origins, to a land beyond the stars, where everything is possible.

Sunday 21 May 2017, at 3 pm
For family audiences, from 6 years old onward.
Price: 8€ per child, 10€ per adult
This includes access to the exhibitions Chun Kwang Young and Mondialité
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Workshop – Hip Hop at the Villa Empain

Discover with Souterrain Prod how to write rap lyrics, how to rap them and then record them with a professional’s help. Come learn rhyming, flow, and delivery techniques which will help you master the music and lyrics at the same time. Read more

Thursday 13 and Friday 14 April 2017, From 10.30 am to 5 pm
For teenagers from 12 to 17 year
Price : 50€
Reservation: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Workshop for children – Imaginary Frontiers

In groups of two or three, children use lines and colours of world maps. They invade large blue spaces, creating new imaginary territories with free shapes. Where will they stop, how far will they go?

Wednesday 29 March 2017, at 2 pm
For children between 8 and 12
Price: 10€ per child
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Activity for children – Interactive visit of the exhibition Decor
Art or decoration
In addition to the guided tours for adults, the Boghossian Foundation proposes to introduce the Decor exhibition to your children. During a playful visit they will discover the Villa Empain, its history and how the works of the exhibition integrate the decor of the Villa. Art or decoration, an exciting investigation to lead in the Villa Empain.

Sunday 5 February 2017, at 3 pm
For children between 8 and 12
Price: 10€ per child
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Family activity – Japanese Tales
Dream and reality
Where dreams and reality meet fairy tales arise. During a new storytelling afternoon, Marie-Rose Meysmans transforms the exhibition Seeing Zen in a festival of princesses and dragons.

Sunday 22 January 2017, at 3 pm
For family audiences, from 6 years old onward.
Price: 8€ per child, 10€ per adult
This includes access to the exhibitions Seeing Zen and Decor
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Family activity – Japanese Tales
It’s such a nice day!
It’s the right time to wander on the paths of small Zen tales, with our noses in the wind and smiles on our faces. Today wisdom smells like fresh mushrooms and shines through the round eyes of the owl. By Marie-Rose Meysman.

Sunday 27 Novembre 2016, at 3 pm
For family audiences, from 6 years old onward.
Price: 8€ per child, 10€ per adult
This includes access to the exhibitions Seeing Zen and Decor
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Workshop for children –  Architecture and movement  

Choreographer Francesca Chiacchio, takes the children on a playful exploration, together they examine the links between architecture, body and color. The workshop begins with an analysis of the geometric shapes of the Villa, which are then transposed on paper, to conclude the workshop the geometrical partitions created by doing so are brought to life through movement.

Saturday 8 October 2016, from 2 to 4 pm
For children aged 8 to 12
Price: 10€ per child
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Holiday Workshop for Teens –  Perform!

The combination of art forms in our current exhibition Répétition is the ideal setting to give youngsters the opportunity to discover various media and make their own performance, putting their inspiration from the artworks surrounding them. The course concludes with a presentation in situ, supported by a self-made soundscape.

From Wednesday 10 to Friday 12 August 
9 am – 4 pm
For children aged 15 to 18
Price : €60 for the first child, €40 as from the second child
mail: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Holiday Workshop for Children – Stop-Motion cartoon

Image, clic, image, clic, … Twenty-four images a second and a movie is born. Together with a real video-artist the children will make their own cartoon putting their inspiration out of our current exhibition. Doing so they discover the creative process behind film-making, taking part in every step of its creation. Obviously a large screen projection is part of the deal and will be held at the end of the workshop.

The workshops will be held in French and Dutch

From Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 August 
9 am – 4 pm
For children aged 9 to 12
Price : €60 for the first child, €40 as from the second child
mail: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Interactive visit for the families – I create my exhibition

The Boghossian Foundation invites its visitors to discover artworks through several playful activities. The Professor Joëlle Petit animates a workshop that allow the visitor to create his own exhibition by imagining an original hanging as well as a new scenography. In French, Dutch and English.

Saturday 25 June 2016, from 2pm to 3.30 pm and from 4 pm to 5.30 pm
For all ages
Price: € 15 | € 7 for the children under the age of 12 and the memebers of the Circle of the Villa
Reservations: info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 2 627 52 30

Creative workshop ‘Dansaekhwa’

Artist and professor Bruno Hellenbosch and artist, stage designer and filmmaker Sanas Azari take children on a tour to discover the Dansaekhwa movement. The guided visit is followed with a creative workshop during which children are invited to draw inspiration from the works they discovered and to work with materials similar to those used by the artists exhibited.

Saturday March 12th from 2 to 4:30 pm
Age: from 6 to 11
Price: € 15
Reservations:
info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 (0)2 627 52 30

Korean Tales

Professional storyteller and comedian Marie-Rose Meysman will take children on a journey in the dragon-filled land of Korea to unravel tales as delicate as lace.

Sunday March 20th at 3 pm
Age: from 6 to 9
Price: € 8
Reservations:
info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 (0)2 627 52 30

Yoga

Marina Fernandez-Cano, yoga teacher at the Oâm Studio, proposes an initiation to the art of yoga. Through breathing and postures, children will have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with this centuries-old practice.

Sunday April 17th at 2 pm
Age: from 8 to 12
Price: € 10
Reservations:
info@boghossianfoundation.be | +32 (0)2 627 52 30