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BOZAR AT HOME

In this period of containment, BOZAR has closed its doors but we remain very active. Because culture cannot be confined, we have decided to continue to offer you, via our social networks, an artistic programming that shows the artistic and cultural diversity of BOZAR.

If you can't participate to culture, culture will come to you. You can enjoy music, expo, theatre, film, dance, lectures and debates and many more artistic expressions that make BOZAR so rich. From your living room you will be able to continue to share moments of deep emotions despite the circumstances we are going through.

Thanks to culture, let's be in solidarity with each other, let's enjoy the comfort that technology offers us, and let's get closer without putting ourselves at risk by enjoying one of the most beautiful experiences there is: culture.

New content will be shared on a regular basis, check it out below.

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    RUSSIAN TURN: KINO

    With Russian Turn Kino, BOZAR invites you to explore the rich and uncompromising world of independent Russian cinema. 

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    KFDA + BOZAR: A conversation between Daniel Blanga Gubbay and Amanda Piña

    The 25th edition of the KunstenFESTIVALdesArts is one of the victims of COVID-19. Its cancellation also meant BOZAR didn't get to show Frontera / Border – a Living Monument by Amanda Piña. Daniel Blanga Gubbay, artistic co-director of the festival talks to the Mexican-Chilean choreographer about a performance that couldn't happen (yet). 

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    RUSSIAN TURN: MARIINSKY ORCHESTRA

    Tuesday May 12 at 7 pm BOZAR and Stay Home with Russian Seasons invite you to listen to the concert of the Mariinsky Orchestra conducted by its eminent conductor Valery Gergiev in the context of Russian Turn.

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    LUC TUYMANS AND THE ARTIFICIAL EYE

    What is the relationship between art and artificial intelligence (AI)? Can AI become a tool for the contemporary artist? Does AI look at a painting the way we do? Can AI eventually do the job of a curator? The FLOW-project brings together AI expert Luc Steels (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) and world renowned Belgian painter Luc Tuymans to investigate.

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    Sofa Screenings II

    BOZAR invites you to lean back on your couch at home and to use your imagination to travel through the world of cinema. We have selected some of the most interesting, touching or breathtaking films, documentaries, cinema podcasts or series, for you to discover at any hour of the day or night!

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    ARABFUTURISM

    BOZAR and the Chair Mahmoud Darwich invite you to explore the universal philosophy of this great poet, through the work of contemporary artists from the Maghreb and the Middle East. In 2020 the Chair wants to investigate imaginary futures, shaped by the anatomy of the past and characterised by the resilience of the present. Close to the realm of science-fiction, these artworks offer new readings of our geopolitical reality, and create space for free thinking.

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    DIFFERENCE DAY MAKES A DIFFERENCE ONLINE

    On Sunday 3 May it's Difference Day again! The Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Erasmushogeschool Brussel, BOZAR, the Evens Foundation and IHECS join forces to highlight the importance of freedom of the press and freedom of expression. Due to the corona crisis, this edition will not take place at BOZAR, but online through a live stream from Pilar's Concert Hall on the VUB campus.

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    Marcel Mariën 100

    On 29 April 2020, we celebrate the 100th birthday of the artist, author, photographer and key figure in the Surrealist movement in this country, Marcel Mariën (1920-1993). Unfortunately, the corona crisis has put paid to the exhibition at BOZAR that was scheduled to start that very day, but thankfully you can now stroll through the nimble, colourful and extensive oeuvre of this bad boy of Belgian Surrealism in the comfort of your own home.

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    INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM IN RUSSIA, 4 REFLECTIONS

    The role of the media in our society was never so significant as in a current worldwide crisis. Today, to stay informed is vital. To stay informed is to stay safe!

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    CONCRETE UTOPIA

    The 1960s and 1970s in Croatia were marked by an overall growth, expressed through industrialisation, urbanisation and search for a third path on the geopolitical spectrum. The prevailing optimism found its expression in contemporary art, as well as in modernist architecture. At the same time, cinema offered clever ways to confront the overall optimism with more sombre issues lurking beneath the joyful surface. 

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    Follow the live Singing Brussels workshops with Paul Smith

    Do you feel like boosting your good vibes and energy levels? The Singing Brussels workshops are reinventing themselves to make you sing your heart out despite the containment measures. Four workshops are broadcast live, for free and open for everyone.

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    Virtual tribute to Dance

    25 April is the fifth edition of Dag van de Dans (Day of Dance) in Flanders and Brussels. This special event highlights the unifying force of dance and gives everyone an opportunity to experience the world of contemporary dance. Dag van de Dans is taking place despite the current crisis, but this time it’s in your home. Find out how to bring the dancers into your living room and get yourself dancing too!

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    ARCHITECTURE + FILM

    For all film and architecture lovers: BOZAR brings its favourite selection to your home!

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    Food for thought

    AGORA, the BOZAR debate platform, uses BOZAR at Home to bring interesting stories and insights to your screen every two weeks. The first written edition features Ann Pettifor: she was scheduled to give a talk about the Green New Deal in Brussels on 16 March. We also delve into the Centre for Fine Arts’ archives, in search of speakers who discussed themes that are just as relevant today, in these strange times of crisis.

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    Sofa Screenings

    BOZAR invites you to lean back on your couch at home and to use your imagination to travel through the world of cinema. We have selected some of the most interesting, touching or breathtaking films, documentaries, cinema podcasts or series, for you to discover at any hour of the day or night!

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    (Re)discover our architecture lectures

    BOZAR and A+ Architecture in Belgium delve into their audio-visual archives to bring some of the most interesting architecture lectures to your screen.

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    Reading in the time of corona

    What can we read in this time of worry and fear? Do we want books that give us a better grip on reality or do we prefer escapism? Many readers will be using this time to turn to those classics they have never got round to reading. In Search of Lost Time, The Magic Mountain and The Plague immediately come to mind. Less sensitive souls may find the science fiction or horror of Stephen King more to their taste.

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    Keith Haring: 4 online activities for kids and families

    Share the fascinating world of Keith Haring with your children! Keep busy and stay creative during the lockdown by following us through a series of activities inspired by the famous New York artist of the eighties.

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    Contemporary art for your living room

    In spite of the confinement, thanks to BOZAR at home we offer you the comfort that technology offers us to allow you to visit our exhibitions from your living room. Enjoy our virtual tours and take good care of yourself.

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    Live music just for you

    Because culture cannot be confined, we have decided to offer you online concerts played by artists from their home. BOZAR wants to continue to support them in these difficult times. 

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    Keith Haring in your living room

    In spite of the confinement, thanks to BOZAR at home we offer you the comfort that technology offers us to allow you to visit our exhibitions from your living room.

    Enjoy our virtual tours and take good care of yourself. 

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    5 performances of the Yves Klein exhibition to (re)discover

    During the exhibition Yves Klein. Theatre of the Void (2017), BOZAR has put on quite a show with performances by celebrated Belgian and international artists such as Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Jan Fabre, Alexandra Pirici & Manuel Pelmus, Miet Warlop, Nick Steur, Andros Zins-Browne, Ian Whittlesea etc. Let’s look back at some of these highlights.

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