In 2018 supported the Museum:
In 2017 the Friends supported the Museum:
managing the work of 90 volunteers (approximately 15,000 hours)
by offering the work ‘From scene to scene’ by Angel Vergara
a patron donated 2 x 100 guided tours to schools in the Rik Wouters, Magritte, Broodthaers and contemporary art exhibitions, allowing more than 3,000 students to discover these great artists
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the association of Friends and Educational Services (2020), in collaboration with the digital museum service, the Artworks 2020 project has been launched. This innovative concept would see the installation of a large interactive wall that would present the 6 museums and their flagship works.
participated in the animation of the workshop Rik Wouters and Magritte-Broodthaers
ensured the adaptation of the multimedia table in the Forum
bought benches for the Fin-de-Siècle museum and the Forum
supported the exhibition Magritte, Broodthaers & Contemporary Art and the Museum Choir.
The ‘Free Guides’ project financed by the René Boël Fund offers free guided tours for visitors every first Wednesday of the month.
The Friends support the museums
The Friends support the Museums by managing the nearly 100 volunteers who assist the museums in a wide range of activities:
The Boël Fund finances the project Free Guides: free guided tours for all, in dialogue with today’s world.
In 2014 and 2013, the Friends acquired for the Museum the work by Marcel Broodthaers “Magritte”, and funded the publishing and printing of the guidebook Museum in a nutshell – Fin-de-Siècle. They also funded the lighting of Jan Fabre’s work in the royal staircase.
All these projects, dear Friends, can only be achieved thanks to you!