Exhibition. Alive! A different view of the cemetery

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From 11 January to 18 February 2018 at the Saint-Géry Halls.

Photo exhibition of the City of Brussels with 60 large photographs of three prominent artists, former students at the Agnès Varda photography school. The pictures show the life at the cemeteries of the City of Brussels.

There are also 38 medium and small photographs showing the symbolism on the cemeteries, and various objects and works of art.

Opening hours

  • each day from 10h to 18h, free


  • 11 January 2018 from 18h30 to 23h

Opening in the presence of a street artist who strives to arouse the curiosity and interest of the crowd around the Saint-Géry Halls: the performance Born To Be by Robin Pourbaix.

Film projection + dance evening

  • 18 January 2018

Film projection and dance evening with DJs in the decor of the exhibition.

Lecture Les tribulations de l'âme

  • 2 February 2018

Lecture from Xavier de Schutter, philologist and historian of the ULB, on the theme The Trials of the Soul.

Artistic workshop for children

  • from 12 to 18 February 2018 (price: 60 euros)

Workshops for children with, among other things, the creation of Mexican funeral masks, characterized by their bright colors, geometric shapes and originality.

Exhibition. Alive! A different view of the cemetery