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Exhibition Female images at the Leopold Museum in Vienna – from 7 July to 18 September 2017

From Biedermeier to Early Modernism

This summer, the series of themed presentations featuring the permanent collection will shine the spotlight on female images from the Leopold Collection. The selection of works focuses on the period from 1830 to 1930.

The first part of the presentation highlights specific themes, such as female portraits, mother-and-child depictions, the environment of women, renderings of female youth and old age, as well as women as nude models.

The second part of the exhibition is dedicated to works created by female artists, including paintings, graphic works and sculptures by Tina Blau, Marie Egner, Olga Wisinger-Florian, Broncia Koller-Pinell, Käthe Kollwitz, Emma Bormann, Wally Wieselthier, Maria Likarz and Kitty Rix.

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Picture: Koloman Moser, Venus in der Grotte, um 1914 © Leopold Museum, Wien

Release of Kronikas #1 by the Autrique House in Brussels – August 2017


Kronikas is a triangular experience of writing, illustration and comic strips, between Algiers, Brussels and Havana. An imaginary inventory of each city’s heritage through the eyes of authors living in these capitals.

This project has been supported by the Brussels-Capital Region and launched by the Autrique House asbl.

It enables to gather Algerian, Brussels and Cuban authors within a single publication with a common goal : interpreting the heritage in its larger acceptation.

The publication is available now at the bookshop of the museum, price : 10€.

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Picture: Cover of the publication "Kronikas #1" © Maison Autrique asbl

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival in Glasgow – from 11 to 17 September 2017

Explore Glasgow and get behind the scenes at this annual architecture and built heritage festival which will be taking place across Glasgow 11th – 17th September 2017.

Now in its 28th year, Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival will be coming to you 11-17th September 2017 with a whole new history, heritage and archaeology themed programme of open buildings, walks, talks, tours, exhibitions, special events and children’s activities.

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Picture: Poster of the Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival ©

34th European Heritage Days – from 16 to 17 September 2017

Enjoy the next European Heritage Days which will take place on 16 and 17 September 2017 throughout Europe under the topic “Heritage and Nature”!

Discover the programme of our member cities:
Brussels Capital Region – Nature in the City
Nancy – Ecole de Nancy Museum & Villa Majorelle
Glasgow - Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival

Have a nice heritage week-end!

Picture: Logo of the 2017 European Heritage Days

Exhibition Lilacs at the Riga Art Nouveau Center in Riga – from 25 May to 10 September 2017

The theme of flowers has already become a kind of tradition within the Riga Art Nouveau Centre’s exhibitions and gathers pieces of art as well as applied art and photographs, all devoted to the theme of lilacs. Many artists of the early 20th century glorified lilacs in their paintings, they have been extolled in prose and poetry too.

The exhibition presents the Riga Art Nouveau Centre collection of postcards, showing lilacs or people holding lilac flowers. The most important part of the exhibition shows household objects, including dishes and handicrafts.

The catalogue for the LILACS exhibition at the Museum Riga Art Nouveau Centre is already available, and represents the objects from the repositories and collections (2017, ISBN 978-9934-566-04-02).

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Picture: Poster of the exhibition "Lilacs" © Riga Art Nouveau Center

With the support of the Culture Programme of the European Union

Responsible publisher: Bety Waknine, General Director,
Bruxelles Urbanisme & Patrimoine,
CCN - Rue du Progrès 80, B. 1, 1035 Brussels - Belgium


With the support of the Culture Programme of the European Union