Agenda

186 results found

Full calendar

Great Art for Great Kids - James Ensor

Fort Napoleon
Sat 16 Dec 2023 to Sun 14 Apr 2024
On the occasion of the Ensor Year, Thaïs Vanderheyden transformed several iconic paintings by grandmaster James Ensor into works of art tailored to kids. Discover them at the interactive exhibition in Fort Napoleon.…

Baron James Ensor

Atlantikwall Raversyde
Sat 9 Mar 2024 to Mon 11 Nov 2024
In 1929, King Albert I conferred the title of baron on James Ensor at the age of 69, elevating him to the peerage and gaining social recognition for his abilities. Today, some 90 people in Belgium carry the title in their names. Art project James Baron Ensor photographed those barons and baronesses…

James Ensor: self-portraits

Thu 21 Mar 2024 to Sun 16 Jun 2024
Self-portraiture is of essential importance in Ensor's work and holds a special place within his body of work. The first three known painted self-portraits by James Ensor date back to 1879. Undoubtedly, his most famous self-portrait is "Self-portrait with Flowered Hat" (Mu.ZEE, Ostend), painted in…

Elle adore le noir

Tue 26 Mar 2024 to Sat 21 Sep 2024
During the Ensor Year, embark on an artistic quest through 40 shop windows of Oostendse traders. By bike or on foot! Along this route, you'll discover artworks created by Oostendse artists inspired by Ensor. For children, there's a grand puzzle game, and if they find the solution, they can collect…

Workshop waterraketten

Park De Nieuwe Koers
Wed 3 Apr 2024 14:30
Vandaag bouwen we een waterraket die tot 30 meter hoog vliegt. Althans, wanneer romp, vleugels en neuskegel perfect op elkaar zijn afgestemd. Het principe is simpel. De raket werkt door middel van de derde wet van Newton waardoor een verhoogde luchtdruk, binnenin de raket, zorgt dat het water er…

Voelgewoel goes Ensor (0-3 jaar) - De Grote Post / Michiel Soete

De Grote Post
Sat 6 Apr 2024 to Fri 19 Apr 2024
De Grote Post zwiert tijdens de paasvakantie opnieuw de deuren open voor een tactiel parcours voor onze kleinste bezoekers. Baby’s en peuters kunnen komen spelen, rondkruipen, voelen, kijken, ervaren… en vooral veel ontdekken op hun eigen manier. Voor deze editie bouwt theatermaker, lichtdesigner…

The space artist workshop

Park De Nieuwe Koers
Sun 7 Apr 2024 14:30
Jongeren knutselen alsmaar minder en dat is spijtig want het stimuleert creativiteit en handvaardigheid. Het is tevens ook gewoon leuk en ontspannend dus starten we dit jaar ‘The space artist’ workshop op. Doe alvast kleren aan die vuil mogen worden want we knippen, plakken, lijmen, schilderen,…

Solar rover workshop

Park De Nieuwe Koers
Tue 9 Apr 2024 14:30
In deze gloednieuwe innovatieve workshop bouwen we een indrukwekkende 30-delige Mars rover die uitgerust wordt met een elektromotor en een echt werkend zonnepaneel. Nadat we de rover gebouwd hebben nemen we deze mee naar buiten en houden we een echte zonnewagen race. Hoe ‘cool’ is dat !

Space Kids Movies

Park De Nieuwe Koers
Wed 10 Apr 2024 18:30
Niets is gezelliger dan een klassieke science fiction familiefilm bekijken op groot scherm tijdens een schoolvakantie zoals … Big hero 6 Big Hero 6 draait om Hiro Hamada, een wonderkind en robotica-expert. Hij raakt betrokken bij een crimineel plan dat de hectische…

Bouw je eigen zonnefilter

Park De Nieuwe Koers
Sun 14 Apr 2024 14:30
Wist u dat je je eigen verrekijker en / of kleine beginnerstelescoop kan uitrusten van een filter waardoor je de zon kan waarnemen ? Deze zelfbouw zonnefilter maakt gebruik van een speciale folie die maar liefst 99,99 % van het zonlicht tegenhoudt waardoor je zonnevlekken veilig kan waarnemen.

Ostend, Ensor's imaginary paradise

Venetiaanse Gaanderijen
Sat 29 Jun 2024 to Sun 27 Oct 2024
Discover the unique connection between James Ensor and his birthplace Ostend in the surprising exhibition 'Ostend, Ensor's imaginary paradise' at the Venetian Galleries. As Ostend developed as a tourist and cultural destination to become the Queen of seaside towns, Ensor developed his artistic…

James Ensor: Satire, parody, pastiche

Thu 19 Sep 2024 to Sun 12 Jan 2025
The body of work of James Ensor is characterized by humor and satire. Various works attest to his talent for paraphrasing themes or specific works of other artists. Some works result in parodies or pastiches, and stand out with humor, criticism, and/or caricature. He does not hesitate to denounce…

Arno. The Show of Life

Venetiaanse Gaanderijen
Tue 19 Dec 2023 to Tue 21 May 2024
Tussen 19 december 2023 en 21 mei 2024 ontdek je in de Venetiaanse Gaanderijen het ultieme eerbetoon aan Arno.

Carnival in Oostende 2024

Vissersplein
Fri 1 Mar 2024 to Sun 3 Mar 2024
According to annual tradition, the appointment of the Carnival Prince and Princess takes place at City Hall on Friday evening. Saturday is the carnival day for children. They have their own parade, after which a miniature doll of Tjannie Carbon is set on fire. Vissersplein is the place to be for…

The Crystal Ship 2024

Mon 25 Mar 2024 to Sun 14 Apr 2024
In spring 2024, world-renowned and renowned artists, giant murals and interventions will once again pop up in Ostend. The Crystal Ship will welcome a dozen new artists during the Easter holidays, further expanding the street art trail in the City by the Sea. With a free cycling or walking plan, an…

UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup 2024

Thu 2 May 2024 to Sun 5 May 2024
Every year five world cup competitions para-cycling are held worldwide. The first races in Ostend are the largest in the series. Para-cycling is the fastest growing paralympic discipline in Belgium. The UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup is the most important competition after the World Cup and the…

Ostend at Anchor 2024

Haven Oostende
Thu 23 May 2024 to Sun 26 May 2024
Ostend at Anchor is the must-attend event for all who are interested in maritime history. More than 150 ships set sail for Ostend: from three- masters to inland barges to the smallest clinker-built longboats. The streets and squares around the docks are buzzing with activity. Learn more about old…

Expo 'In the shadow of the master, contemporaries of Ensor'

Stadsmuseum
Sat 15 Jun 2024 to Tue 31 Dec 2024
Ensor was a loner, but not alone. Besides the grand master himself, other artists worked and exhibited in Ostend. After all, the city by the sea has always attracted countless artists who, either occasionally or sometimes for a longer period, stayed in Ostend to work or to settle there permanently…