Guided tours | Mondialité & Chun Kwang Young

Discover the Villa Empain in company of our guides, they will take you on a fascinating tour full of in-depth information on the building and its history as well as on the current exhibitions; Sunday 6 August 2017, at 3 pm.

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Guided tours | Mondialité & Chun Kwang Young

On the first Sunday of the month, in parallel with the guided tours for adults, a visit will be organized for the little ones.

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Guided tours | Minhwa & Chun Kwang Young

The Boghossian Foundation is organising a dual guided tour dedicated to Korea, taking us on a journey bringing to life Korean culture and joining traditional and contemporary art.
Through this visit, the public will be able to discover Minhwa art with works by Suh Gongim at the Korean Cultural Centre
The second part of the visit will take place at the Villa Empain’s Chun Kwang Young exhibi-tion.

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Screening – talk | Contour Biennale 8

The Karrabing Film Collective (Elizabeth A. Povinelli, Gavin Bianamu, Rex Edmunds) presents The Stealing C*nt$ and Toxic Sovereignty at the Boghossian Foundation on the occasion of their participation in Contour Biennale 8.
The event is moderated by Natasha Ginwala.

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Guided tours Decor

The Boghossian Foundation organizes guided tours on Sunday 5 February 2017.
Discover the Villa Empain in company of our guides, they will take you on a fascinating tour full of in-depth information on the building and its history as well as on the current exhibition Decor.
In addition to the guided tours for adults, the Boghossian Foundation proposes to playfully introduce the Decor exhibition to your children.

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Guided tours Decor and Seeing Zen

The Boghossian Foundation organizes guided tours on Sunday 5 February 2017.
Discover the Villa Empain in company of our guides, they will take you on a fascinating tour full of in-depth information on the building and its history as well as on the current exhibitions Decor and Seeing Zen.

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Tea Ceremony

As part of the Seeing Zen exhibition, Thierry Geerinckx introduces the public of the Boghossian Foundation to the ancestral Chado tradition. A unique opportunity to experience Zen in the heart of the exhibition, on Sundays 18 December 2016 and 15 January 2017.

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Zazen, seated meditation

The Boghossian Foundation organizes mediation sessions in the exhibition Seeing Zen. Zazen, seated meditation, is at the heart of Zen. This practice consists in two half-hour meditations and is open to beginners, who will be guided by Frank De Waele. Every Monday, at 12.30.

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Brussels Museums Nocturnes

On 24 November, the Boghossian Foundation takes part in the 16th edition of the Brussels Museums Nocturnes.
Rediscover the richness of the Villa Empain neighbourhood’s cultural life in a nightly atmosphere. Together with 6 other museums in the area, the Villa will stay open until 10 pm and organise free guided tours of its current exhibitions Decor and Seeing Zen.

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Guided tours Decor and Seeing Zen

The Boghossian Foundation organizes guided tours on Sunday 20 November 2016.
Discover the Villa Empain in company of our guides, they will take you on a fascinating tour full of in-depth information on the building and its history as well as on the current exhibitions Decor and Seeing Zen.

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Guided tours of the Villa Empain

The Boghossian Foundation organizes a day of guided tours at the Villa Empain on 5th March 2016.
Our guides will introduce you to the villa, a masterpiece of the Art Deco architecture, and its temporary exhibitions. Commented in French, Dutch or English, these visits will allow you to discover its history in a privileged way.

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Concert Lâmekân Ensemble “From Meragi to Kantemir” Classical Ottoman music from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century.

The Boghossian Foundation is delighted to invite you to a concert of Ottoman classical music organised in partnership with Tristan Driessens and the Lâmekân Ensemble at the Villa Empain.

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IKONA 141,"4.3.2003 (à Paradjanov)", 40x34cm, aquarelle sur verre sur photo, cadre en vitrail, Alsace fin XIXème.

Side events “Sarkis with Parajanov”

Several activities will take place in Bozar and Collège Belgique

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Timefold

The Boghossian Foundation invites you to come and discover the new art work of Petroc Sesti: Timefold

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Armenity

The Boghossian Foundation is happy to announce that the Golden Lion of the 2015 Venice Biennale has been attributed to the Republic of Armenia

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Les Belles Danses

A unique series of four gilded silver brooches just got edited by the Boghossian Foundation in Collaboration with the Studio of Jean-Michel Othoniel

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Biennale di Venezia 2015
7 May 2015 – 15 August 2015

Collateral Event of the 56th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia

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Speaker One. Le voyage
20 November 2014

Une performance musicale de l’artiste Joris van de Moortel, dans le cadre de l’exposition Music Palace, à la Villa Empain.

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Strummmmmmingggggg for the Music Palace CharleWorld Bösendorfer Imperial Piano
6 November 2014

Une performance musicale de l’artiste Charlemagne Palestine, dans le cadre de l’exposition Music Palace, à la Villa Empain.

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Programme de l’été 2014
10 July 2014

Venez découvrir ou redécouvrir en famille cette étonnante sélection d’œuvres réalisées par plus de 200 artistes !

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Visite de l’école “Les Jardins d’Elise”
10 June 2014

Visite guidée de l’exposition “Entre deux Chaises, un Livre” avec l’école “Les Jardins d’Elise” avec le soutien de l’Echevine de l’Instruction d’Ixelles, Mme Marinette De Cloedt, le 10 juin 2014.

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Al Andaluz
07 September 2012

La Fondation Boghossian et Flagey s’associent pour le concert Al Andaluz qui réunit le groupe Estampie dirigé par Michaël Popp, et le groupe L’Ham de Foc qui, à partir de Valence (Espagne), s’est fait connaître par ses recherches musicales mêlant des sources orientales et médiévales.

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Luthomania
10 March 2012

Dans le cadre de l’émission radiophonique Le Monde est un Village, animée par Didier Melon sur la RTBF (La Première), La Fondation Boghossian a le plaisir d’accueillir le groupe musical Luthomania.

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Tribute to Iannis Xenakis
28 September 2011

A l’occasion de la parution de l’intégrale de l’oeuvre pour violoncelle de Iannis Xenakis, un concert d’hommage à ce grand compositeur moderne a été donné à la Villa Empain le 28 septembre 2011.

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Concerts organized for the radio programme Le monde est un village
06 May 2010

En 2010, plusieurs émissions radiophoniques « Le Monde est un Village » animées par Didier Mélon ont été enregistrées à la Villa Empain.

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Nara Noian
28 April 2010

À l’occasion de la date de commémoration du génocide arménien, la Fondation Boghossian a invité Nara Noïan à présenter son troisième album « Kino » à la Villa Empain.

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Mare Nostrum
30 March 2009

The Boghossian Foundation has taken the initiative to organize a concert, created and directed by Jordi Savall, on the30th of March 2009, at Flagey (Brussels).

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