The King Baudouin Foundation US enables the donation of a painting by Hans Memling. The portrait of Francisco de Rojas is returning to the city of Bruges, where it was painted. The painting dating from the 15th century will be kept at St. John’s Hospital (the Memling Museum).
This autumn, Le Portrait de Marguerite by Fernand Khnopff and La Sphinge by Félicien Rops can be (re-)discovered at Berlin’s Alte Nationalgalerie. The German capital is celebrating Belgian Symbolism until 17 January 2021.
Six drawings made by Ludovicus Willemsens, part of the Van Herck Collection, are featured at the Diocesan Museum of Paderborn until October 25th 2020. This German Museum is devoting an exhibition to the influence of Flemish Baroque art in Northern Germany.
In September, later this year, an exhibition of Didier Comès’s work will open at the BELvue Museum in Brussels. The event organiser, the King Baudouin Foundation, will pay homage to one of the greatest names in strip comics. Master of black and white, Comès will immerse the visitor in the mysterious universe to which only he holds the secret!