Save the date museum lovers – Museum Night Fever in Brussels returns on Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 7pm to 1am for its 13th edition.
The unique museum night intends to celebrate young creation. During the evening, 1,000 young talents across all disciplines will draw inspiration from the museums’ collections and hit-exhibitions, turning them into their very own playgrounds.
The program includes music, performances, dance, artistic installations, film, animation, glitter, frenzy and, above all, the unexpected. In short, a wild night without complexes where being who you want to be is also widely encouraged. 31 museums are taking part in this year’s edition, making it the largest eve organized.
The museums that are once again answering the call of the night this year are: the art et marges museum, Autoworld, the Museum of the National Bank, the BELvue Museum, Choco-Story Brussels, CINEMATEK, CIVA, the Coudenberg Palace, experience.brussels, the Boghossian Foundation (Villa Empain), the GardeRobe MannekenPis, the Halles Saint-Géry, ING Art Center, the House of European History, the Maison du Roi (Brussels City Museum), the MIMA, the Momuse, the Army Museum, the Crossbow, the Jewish Museum of Belgium, the Fashion & Lace Museum and the WIELS. Some museums are making their comeback after a period of absence: the Comics Art Museum, Botanique, the Centrale for Contemporary Art, La Monnaie, the Museum of Fantastic Art, the Parlamentarium and Train World.
In addition, the Sewer Museum and the Fondation A Stichting, a venue dedicated to photography, are participating in the event for the very first time.
The 31 museums open their doors from 19:00 to 01:00. Visitors can also continue to party and attend various audio-visual performances in afterparties organized in 5 of the participating museums. Meet you at the MIMA, the Army Museum, experience.brussels, WIELS and the Halles Saint-Géry.
ARMY MUSEUM (1:00 > 3:00) – LE MOTEL & ANTOINE DE SCHUYTER
At the Army Museum, join the Bordiau Hall and attend an audio-visual performance resulting from the meeting of Le Motel and Antoine De Schuyter. The DJ set of the young Brussels beatmaker, who has just released his solo project after having joined Roméo Elvis and Veence Hanao on the biggest stages over the last 3 years, will be accompanied by a live projection that promises to blow our minds.
HALLES SAINT-GÉRY (22:00 > 3:00) – OTON (LIVE) + DC SALAS + BON PUBLIC
At the Halles Saint-Géry, it is OTON who will make people dance to his «housy techno breakbeat» sounds. Dr. Salas also invites Bon Public to close the evening.
EXPERIENCE.BRUSSELS (01:00 > 03:00) – THÉO GEE
Theo Gee will meet you in the fabulous salle des guichets in experience.brussels on Place Royale.
WIELS (00:15 > 02:15) : BLEDARTE
The feminist collective BLEDARTE takes care of your dance steps at WIELS.
MIMA (01:00 > 03:00) : COSMIC POP RECORDS WITH LOUMANA AND PETER CLINTON
If you still haven’t found the style you like, Cosmic Pop Records should make the unanimity with Loumana and Peter Clinton at MIMA.
All 31 museums open their doors from 19:00 to 01:00.
Visitors can also continue to party and enjoy various audiovisual performances in 5 afterparties organised in 5 of the participating museums. See you at MIMA, the Army Museum, experience.brussels, WIELS and the Halles Saint-Géry.
Presales start on February 3 and are available online at www.museumnightfever.be.
Price: 13 € presale / 17 € on the day of the event. Afterparties, shuttles and noctis included.
Full programme online from 17 February onward.
An info point will be set up on Place Royale from March 11th. The STIB shuttles between the museums and Noctis buses are accessible with the Museum Night Fever bracelet.