News

The reliquary of the rib of Saint Peter, which is part of the Treasure of Oignies, is the focus of a research project on saints’ relics dating from the first century. Analysis of a microscopic sample extracted from the reliquary should enable the relic to be dated and provide information about its origins.

Join this brand new summer school (23-31 August 2017). Submit your application here!

The René & Karin Jonckheere Fund supports conservation or restoration of works of art. Candidates must submit their application by 26 April 2017.

The websites for the Catteau and Van Herck Collections have been re-vamped. Why not have a look!

KBC Brussels and the asbl Archi Human have come together to sustainably reintegrate homeless people in homes that have a high architectural and environmental value. A philanthropic venture managed by the King Baudouin Foundation.

'La Sphinge', the only colour drawing made by Félicien Rops for his series Les 'Diaboliques', will no longer leave our public collections! An acquisition by the King Baudouin Foundation Heritage Fund.