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Events in Art and Archaeology

Timbuktu Renaissance
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM  •  Palais de beaux-arts  •  19 December 2014 - 22 February 2015
 
 

The Palais des Beaaux-Arts in Brussels presents an exhibition of manuscripts of inestimable cultural value from Timbuktu (Mali). Several centuries old, they contain learning of many kinds. Their texts, dealing with science, politics, and law, are startlingly modern. "Tragedies are caused by differences and by a lack of tolerance. Glory be to Him who creates greatness out of difference and lets peace and reconciliation reign," they teach us. These historic documents from Timbuktu are accompanied by sounds and images from the city today, underlining the lasting nature of its heritage.



Palais des Beaux-Arts Website


Contact: Palais des Beaux-Arts
Rue Ravenstein
Brussels
Tel: (32) 2 507 82 00

Kader Attia: Continuum of Repair: the Light of Jacob's Ladder
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM  •  Palais de beaux-arts  •  19 December - 22 February 2014
 
 

French-Algerian artist Kader Attia is presents a towering installation in the Centre for Fine Arts, with which he reflects on the tension between religion and science, in man’s endless quest for total knowledge. Moreover, a new site-specific installation is currently on view at the Middelheim Museum, Antwerp. Rather than thinking of himself as an artist the French-Algerian artist Kader Attia (b. 1970) considers himself a researcher. His multi-media installations, which often are rooted in history and archival research, explore ideas around identity in a globalised world. Attia’s fascination for identity and the exchanges.



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Contact: Tel: (32) 2 507 82 00

Events in Classical Music

Gustavo Dudamel
Gustavo Dudamel
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra Venezuela
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM  •  Salle Henry Le Boeuf  •  11 January 2015
 

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, op. 67

Wagner: Einzug der Götter in Walhall (Das Rheingold), Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt, Siegfrieds Tod und Trauermarsch (Götterdämmerung), Waldesrauschen (Siegfried, 2. Akt), The Ride of the Walkyries (The Walkyrie, act 3)

Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra Venezuela
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor



Palais des Beaux-Arts Website



Detailed schedule information:
20h

Contact: Salle Henry Le Boeuf
Rue Ravenstein
Brussels
Tel: (32) 2 507 82



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