Programme

Activity

Blue: creative workshops and lecture

This weekend is all about the many colours we see in the world around us, and the textile-art and colour-restoration studios of Anderlecht’s Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten are focusing on one colour in particular: blue.

  • Explore the wonderful world of indigo dyeing with a lecture and workshops delivered by textile experts Hilde Arts, Lilie Boereboom and Joke Vandermeersch:

    Sat., 10:00 to 12:30 (workshop), 13:00 to 14:00 (lecture) and 14:00 to 16:30 (workshop), and Sun., 14:00 to 16:30 (workshop) – venue: the cafeteria, beside the indoor garden. Please sign up by 12 September by emailing joke.vandermeersch@academieanderlecht.be.
    Up to 8 participants per workshop.

  • Violette Demonty from the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA) will lead a workshop on azurite:

    Sat. & Sun., 10:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 16:00 – venue: Polychromie (colour-restoration) studio. Please sign up by 12 September by emailing sandy.van.wissen@academieanderlecht.be.
    Up to 5 participants per workshop.

  • Last but not least, you can join Peter Wijns in his studio for an introduction to tempera painting.
    This activity is connected to the Urban Sketchers project
    Colours at your fingertips.

    Sat. & Sun., 10:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 16:00 – venue: Kunst&Cultuur (art and culture) studio. Please sign up by 12 September by emailing tine.verwerft@academieanderlecht.be Up to 3 participants per workshop.

In cooperation with the Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten Anderlecht, the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA) and Urban Sketchers.

Practical information

Sat. 10:00 to 16:30 and Sun. 14:00 to 16:30

Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten, place de la Vaillance/Dapperheidsplein, Anderlecht