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Feast of Fools: Bruegel rediscovered

The Brussels-Capital Region is home to many tourist attractions. The beautiful Kasteel van Gaasbeek, exhibiting modern art, is one of them.

Feast of Fools: Bruegel rediscovered

07 Apr

2019

28 Jul

2019

Castle of Gaasbeek Gaasbeek

Gaasbeek

Bruegel's legacy

Bruegel's legacy didn't die in 1569, as many renowned Flemish artists have paid homage to his work in their own. In this exhibition, you'll meet James Ensor, Valerius De Saedeleer, Jules De Bruycker, Gustave Van de Woestyne, Jean Brusselmans and Constant Permeke. These 20th-century artists all found their inspiration in Bruegel. Even today, Bruegel's work continues to influence contemporary artists, including sculptors, misicians and performance artists. Their work will reinforce this visual ode to Bruegel. These artists include: Pascale Marthine Tayou, Emanuelle Quertin, Kasper Bosmans, Grazia Todori, Christoph Fink and Bart Lodewijks.

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This event attracts a wide range of visitors, from culture vultures to families with children. You can also combine your visit with the walking and cycling tour 'Through the eyes of Bruegel: a reconstruction of his landscapes', which starts in Dilbeek.

Gaasbeek Castle, Kasteelstraat 40, 1750 Gaasbeek (Lennik)

Gaasbeek Castle, Kasteelstraat 40, 1750 Gaasbeek (Lennik)

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