Press release

  • The Magritte Museum: 7 years of international influence

    07.06.2016

    7 years ago, in June 2009, the Magritte Museum opened its doors to the public. Today, over 2 million visitors have contemplated and continue to admire the largest art collection of Magritte in the …

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  • Opening of the exhibition “Five Modern Masterpieces in dialogue with the collections”

    17.05.2016

    On Wednesday the 18th of May 2016, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium (RMFAB) open the exhibition “Five Modern Masterpieces in dialogue with the collections”. In an original and innovative p…

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  • The RMFAB in the global top 100 of Art Museums

    07.04.2016

    With 767,355 visitors in 2015, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium (RMFAB) are within the top 100 of the most popular art museums in the world.
    In the special report recently published b…

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  • Opening of the exhibition “Andres Serrano. Uncensored Photographs”

    17.03.2016

    On 18 March 2016, the exhibtion “Andres Serrano. Uncensored Photographs” opens its doors at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium.
    Through his photography, Andres Serrano unveils an often …

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  • BRUEGEL, Unseen Masterpieces

    When Art Meets Technology

    15.03.2016

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  • Comic art on display at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts

    10.02.2016

    Publishing house Dargaud and the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium organize an exhibition of original drawings by the artist Ben Gijsemans, a Belgian comics author who chose the splendid settin…

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  • Scoop: unknown work of Delville discovered!

    08.02.2016

    Exclusive news for the Royal Library and the Fin-de-Siècle Museum: an until recently unknown artwork of Jean Delville has been (re)discovered in the collections of the Royal Library’s Prints Cabine…

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  • Opening of the exhibition “FROM FLORIS TO RUBENS”

    15.01.2016

    On Wednesday the 20th of January 2016, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium (RMFAB) present the exhibition “From Floris to Rubens. Master drawings from a Belgian private collection”. This exhi…

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  • Opening of the exhibition “2050. A Brief History of the Future”

    09.09.2015

    On Friday the 11th of September 2015, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium (RMFAB) open their new exhibition “2050. A Brief History of the Future”. In partnership with the Louvre Museum, this …

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  • A gigantic pencil is floating in the Royal Museums of Fine Arts

    08.07.2015

    From July 9, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium present a 5 meters long pencil broken in two, hanging from the entrance hall ceiling.
    The installation, created by the young Belgian arti…

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