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Super-cool ice-sculpture festival heads for Bruges!

Published on December 11th, 2018 | by James Drew

Photo credit: ©Yves Herman Question: Where in Belgium this winter can you encounter a display of 3,000 blocks of ice complete with 3D projections, writes Martin Banks? It’s certainly a bit different from the traditional Christmas... Read More


Moscow City Ballet comes to Brussels

Published on November 29th, 2018 | by James Drew

Belgian ballet fans are in for a real treat this weekend with performances in Brussels by the world-famous Moscow City Ballet. Swan Lake and The Nutcracker will be performed on Saturday and Sunday (1-2 November) at... Read More


La Raffinerie – Charleroi danse

Published on October 30th, 2018 | by James Drew

Built in the mid-nineteenth century, the old Gräffe sugar refinery, with its brick walls and frame and cast iron, an important witness of the industrial architecture of the neighborhood instead of the Duchess of Brabant.  In... Read More


Ars Musica: Biennale of contemporary music

Published on September 19th, 2018 | by James Drew

An ‘unheard-of’ edition – some highlights After minimalism in 2014, Japan in 2016, the 2018 edition of the Ars Musica festival will open its doors to the unexpected, the ‘unheard’; a world of sound available for discovery during... Read More


Belgian bravery honoured in Kent

Published on September 5th, 2018 | by James Drew

The upcoming centenary of Armistice on 11 November revives memories of great acts of wartime heroism, writes Martin Banks. One such example is the bravery of Belgian Baron Jean de Selys Longchamps who performed a dramatic... Read More


Urban Farm opening – the countdown has begun!

Published on September 2nd, 2018 | by James Drew

If one were to visit the FOODMET roof today, one would have to admit that considerable progress has been made. With no less than 4000 square meters of roof surface, we can without boasting call this... Read More


Published on August 21st, 2018 | by James Drew

The European Commission’s #EUandME campaign  is launching a short film competition for young filmmakers from Friday (25 August) until 31 October 2018. The competition is open to young European filmmakers between 18 and 35 years old.... Read More


Flower Carpet 2018 brings Guanajuato to centre of Europe!

Published on August 2nd, 2018 | by James Drew

This summer, the famous Brussels Flower Carpet on the Grand-Place is devoted to Guanajuato, a Mexican region with an exceptionally rich culture and flower tradition. And to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Grand-Place becoming a Unesco World... Read More

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