Quantum: In Search of the Invisible - Opening Weekend

After nearly two years renovations, we are ready to open our new building along the canal in Molenbeek and launches its extended infrastructure with Quantum: In Search of the Invisible. During the opening from the 5-8 March we will present you with a multidisciplinary programme to inaugurate our new home.

THURSDAY 05.03.2020, 17:30→21:00

Vernissage Quantum + Official inauguration of the building
17:30 • Opening speeches & welcome drinks

FRIDAY 06.03.2020, 12:00→21:00

12:00 → 21:00: Visit of the exhibition
17:00 → 18:30: PANEL DISCUSSION: 'When Science Meets Art'
19:00 → 20:00: PANEL DISCUSSION: 'Trapping the Objectless'
20:00 → 20:30: AV-PERFORMANCE: 'Mucilaginous Omniverse'

More information & full programme for Friday here

SATURDAY 07.03.2020, 12:00→19:00

11:00 → 19:00: Visit of the Exhibition
14:00 → 14:40: SCREENING: Stealing One's Own Corpse (An alternative set of footholds for an ascent into the dark) (2014 - 2018)
14:45 → 15:30: IN CONVERSATION w/ Jose-Carlos Mariategui and Julieta Aranda
15:45 → 16:45: ARTIST TALK: Semiconductor
17:00 → 17:15: SCREENING: ALL POSSIBLE FUTURES Quantum Flux I and II
17:30 → 18:15: LECTURE PERFORMANCE: Music, Wall Street, (Deep) Space and Black Holes
18:30 → 18:45: SCREENING: ALL POSSIBLE FUTURES Quantum Flux I and II

More information & full programme for Saturday here

SUNDAY 08.03.2020 11:00 →18:00

Free entrance to the exhibition

The entrance during this weekend is free.

Picture by Caroline Lessire

Picture by Caroline Lessire

Picture by Caroline Lessire

About iMAL

iMAL aims to support artistic and creative practices using technologies as their medium. We are an Art Centre hosting exhibitions, conferences and performances around arts & cultures in a digital world but also a reflexion centre focused on research and debates around the critical issues of our technological society. Our creative Fablab encourages social inclusion and innovation towards a more sustainable development. With our educational programme, we aim to empower our community and to inspire the next generation to participate in digital culture.


Wednesday - Friday: 12h-19h
Saturday & Sunday: 11h-18h

30-34 Quai des Charbonnages / Koolmijnenkaai, box 9
B-1080 Brussels

Metro 1, 5: Comte de Flandre / Graaf van Vlaanderen
Tram 51: Porte de Flandre / Vlaamsepoort
Villo: Porte de Flandre / Vlaamsepoort


Monday: 18:30 - 22:00 | Saturday: 11:00 - 18:00
ATTENTION: Our Fablab is also moving to its new location, please send a mail to check the opening hours.

The use of our machines is limited to our FabLab members. To become a member, you need to:

  1. Visit our FabLab during the public hours, see the machines, discuss with our members and FabLab managers
  2. Register as a daily (15€), monthly (45€), or yearly (200€) member on our website
  3. Follow one of our introductory workshops for each machine (facultative)

Once you have completed your introduction, you can come during our public hours and use our machines for your projects!

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