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NaturArchy opening day


We will celebrate the opening of the NaturArchy exhibition through Friday and Saturday, starting with a panel, followed by the official vernissage itself and a guided tour of the exhibition.

On Saturday 25.05, we invite you to join us for the vernissage of the Compos[t]ing sculpture at Parc du Cinquantenaire, to a forest walk in the Sonian Forest, and a radio show by the Biais Vert collective. The exhibition remain free the whole (Satur)day!

17:00–18:30 PANEL



  • Jolita Butkeviciene
  • Dr Saskia Vermeylen
  • Ingeborg Reichle, Claudia Schnugg, & Céline Charvériat: curators
  • Paolo Cirio: artist specialised in Nature and Law

We will walk together to iMAL for the exhibition vernissage.

19:00–20:00 TALKS

Interventions by

  • Willem van de Voorde, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the EU (tbc)
  • Bernard Magenhann, acting DG
  • Lucía Garcia, Director, iMAL
  • Adriaan Eeckels, SciArt Project Lead, JRC S.4
  • Dr Claudia Schnugg, independent curator

20:00–21:00 GUIDED TOUR

In the presence of the artists and scientists.


An exhibition produced by the SciArt project of the European commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC), with iMAL. Supported by the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Graphic design by OSP. The posters use partly bio inks derived from the research project “Ecology of colour” done at KASK, School of Arts, Ghent, Belgium. More information.

iMAL is supported by