Sainctelette bridge closed

Following a fire, the Sainctelette bridge was damaged and remains closed towards Basilique until further notice for safety reasons. More info about alternative routes and detours: Pont Sainctelette closed (Bruxelles Mobilité)

Coronavirus measures

The City of Brussels has taken several decisions in order to best respect the measures of the federal government in the fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19). More info: coronavirus measures by the City of Brussels. Please note: at the Administrative Centre & liaison offices, all citizens are asked to come alone, maximum 15 minutes before the appointment time, wear a face mask (obligatory) and disinfect their hands.


Maison d'Art Actuel des Chartreux (MAAC)

The MAAC, at the Dansaert quarter, wants to support contemporary art and creations by young artists.

The 3 main activities of the MAAC are:

  • artist-in-residence programs
  • exhibitions
  • educational workshops


Painting, drawing, installation, video, photography, sculpture, work of the textile,... The MAAC counts 6 workshops today. Workshops are above all an individual workplace but also a place of exchange, search and exhibition in the field of the plastic arts and of the contemporary creation.


The MAAC develops several sorts of exhibition:

  • exhibitions by 'duo' or 'collective'
  • exhibitions in association with the other structures
  • personal exhibitions

Educational workshops

To make artistic and cultural activities accessible to children is a part of the objectives of the MAAC.

Through The discovery of art program, the MAAC organizes visits of exhibitions and especially educational workshops of contemporary art for children of the Children's Homes.