Exhibitions

Icons

6 May › 24 October 2021 Discover the exhibition

Upcoming events

May 2021

  • The Kurds, a model for the region?

    With Rhodi Mellek and Thomas Renard

    What is the project for a revolutionary and democratic society carried by the Syrian Kurds? Should the Belgian children locked in the Roj and al-Hol camps be allowed to return to the country? Paul Germain discusses these issues with his guests, live from the Villa Empain.

    Thursday 20 May
    at 7pm
    Online lecture
  • Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco Festival

    The Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival is a special event that promotes the Art Nouveau and Art Deco heritage of the Brussels-Capital Region. This year, the Villa Empain is again part of the programme.

    Saturday 22 May
    › Sunday 23 May
    Guided tours
  • From Saint Luke to Andy Warhol

    Discover the Icons exhibition

    Stroll among the icons of yesterday and today, meet our guides and discover the stories behind these extraordinary images.

    Thursday 27 May
    from 5 to 10 pm
    Late night opening
  • Friday Late

    Visit our exhibitions in the evening! Every last Friday of the month we welcome you until 9 pm and with music.

    Friday 28 May
    From 6 to 9 pm
    Late night opening

June 2021

  • As tranquil as a painting

    Storyteller Marie-Rose Meysman will host an afternoon of tales in the context of the Icons exhibition. Her dreamy stories and legends will transport you into an imaginary world filled with icons.

    Sunday 6 June
    at 3pm
    Familly activity
  • The wind of the mountains

    By Ladaniva

    The Boghossian Foundation is organizing a special concert to raise funds for SOAR (Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief). The Franco-Armenian duo Ladinavan will unveils a new approach to music linking east and west.

    Saturday 19 June
    at 7:30pm
    Concert
  • Friday Late

    Visit our exhibitions in the evening! Every last Friday of the month we welcome you until 9 pm and with music.

    Friday 25 June
    From 6 to 9 pm
    Late night opening

July 2021

  • Friday Late

    Visit our exhibitions in the evening! Every last Friday of the month we welcome you until 9 pm and with music.

    Friday 30 July
    From 6 to 9 pm
    Late night opening

August 2021

  • Friday Late

    Visit our exhibitions in the evening! Every last Friday of the month we welcome you until 9 pm and with music.

    Friday 27 August
    From 6 to 9 pm
    Late night opening

September 2021

  • Friday Late

    Visit our exhibitions in the evening! Every last Friday of the month we welcome you until 9 pm and with music.

    Friday 24 September
    From 6 to 9 pm
    Late night opening

May 2022

  • Georgia

    a country with mysterious tones

    The Boghossian Foundation will take you on a journey of discovery, a travel through history, in search of the roots of this fascinating culture and its most beautiful expressions, under guidance of Bernard Coulie, Professor of Byzantine, Armenian and Georgian Studies.

    Saturday 14 May
    › Saturday 28 May
    Cultural trip