27 JAN - 4 FEB | 2018 TOUR & TAXIS | BRUSSELS

BRAFA ART TALKS King Baudoin Foundation

Art history is a source of information and inspiration for art lovers, collectors and dealers alike. For the fourth year in a row, Brafa has organized the Brafa Art Talks, a series of daily lectures.
This year, the King Baudouin Foundation is curating the Brafa Art Talks. 2017 marks their Heritage Fund’s 30th anniversary and the 10th anniversary of their presence at Brafa. The Heritage Fund is devoted to the conservation and protection of Belgian cultural heritage. Curators, restorers, art world professionals and art market experts will take turns to share their knowledge, covering diverse fascinating subjects.

Daily at 4 pm at the Brafa Lounge - stand 46a

Exhibitor News


  • By Bram Wiercx, ICT & Information manager, FARO (Vlaams steunpunt voor cultureel erfgoed)

    This new application enables visitors to discover objec...

    21/01/2017

    An application made for museums

    By Bram Wiercx, ICT & Information manager, FARO (Vlaams steunpunt voor cultureel erfgoed)

    This new application enables visitors to discover objec...

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  • By Christian Vrouyr, member of Brafa’s Board of Directors

    Our cultural heritage and our contemporary understanding of art both have a...

    22/01/2017

    Multiple perspectives: how objects are perceived differently from culture to culture

    By Christian Vrouyr, member of Brafa’s Board of Directors

    Our cultural heritage and our contemporary understanding of art both have a...

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  • By Catheline Perier, Professor Emeritus, ULB
    Bérengère de Laveleye, Curator, Museum of the City of Brussels
    Hélène Bartell...

    23/01/2017

    From pen to needle

    By Catheline Perier, Professor Emeritus, ULB
    Bérengère de Laveleye, Curator, Museum of the City of Brussels
    Hélène Bartell...

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  • By Alina Saenko, PACKED vzw - Expertisecentrum Digitaal Erfgoed and Matthias Vandermaesen, Vlaamse Kunstcollectie

    The significance of ...

    24/01/2017

    Big data creates a buzz. How does this effect cultural heritage?

    By Alina Saenko, PACKED vzw - Expertisecentrum Digitaal Erfgoed and Matthias Vandermaesen, Vlaamse Kunstcollectie

    The significance of ...

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  • By Guido Gryseels, Director, Royal Museum of Central Africa

    The Royal Museum of Central Africa is going through a period of transition, and will soon...

    25/01/2017

    Museum in transition

    By Guido Gryseels, Director, Royal Museum of Central Africa

    The Royal Museum of Central Africa is going through a period of transition, and will soon...

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  • By Dominique Allard, Director, King Baudouin Foundation

    Did you know that without private collectors, there would be no Louvre, no Met or Getty Museu...

    26/01/2017

    The collector

    By Dominique Allard, Director, King Baudouin Foundation

    Did you know that without private collectors, there would be no Louvre, no Met or Getty Museu...

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  • By Ben Van Beneden, Director, Rubens House

    A major artwork has recently reappeared: ‘The Apostle Matthieu’, painted by Anthony Van Dijck ...

    27/01/2017

    Rediscovery of a work by the young Van Dijck

    By Ben Van Beneden, Director, Rubens House

    A major artwork has recently reappeared: ‘The Apostle Matthieu’, painted by Anthony Van Dijck ...

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  • By François de Callataÿ, Head of Department, Royal Library of Belgium
    Lieve Watteeuw, Illuminare - Studiecentrum voor Middeleeuwse Kunst, ...

    28/01/2017

    Journey to the heart of an artwork

    By François de Callataÿ, Head of Department, Royal Library of Belgium
    Lieve Watteeuw, Illuminare - Studiecentrum voor Middeleeuwse Kunst, ...

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  • By Jean-Michel Bruffaerts, Scientific associate of the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels

    Egypt fascinates, and one Belgian in particu...

    29/01/2017

    Fascinating Egypt

    By Jean-Michel Bruffaerts, Scientific associate of the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels

    Egypt fascinates, and one Belgian in particu...

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