The Boghossian Foundation – Villa Empain will be exceptionally closed on Saturday 13 July from 4 pm. We advise you to arrive for the visit of the exhibitions Josef and Anni Albers and Beyond the lines at 3 pm at the latest. Thank you for your understanding.


Josef and Anni Albers

Iconic couple of modernism

10 April › 8 September 2024

For the first time in Belgium, through some 100 pieces, this exhibition pays tribute to the seminal contribution to the history of 20th century art and legacy of two pioneers of modernism, Josef and Anni Albers.

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Extra muros

A call to travel

A trail of sculptures in the Bois de la Cambre

1 December 2022 › 1 January 2025

In the Bois de la Cambre, a few steps away from the Villa Empain, six monumental works invite the public to walk, to contemplate and to discover contemporary works of art.

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Architecture and garden

The Villa Empain

The exhibitions of the Boghossian Foundation take place in the Villa Empain, a masterpiece of art deco architecture, designed by Michel Polak at the request of Baron Louis Empain. Discover the history of the house


Like a mirror of water, the huge swimming pool reflects the back side of the house. Surrounded by a pergola adorned with brightly colored mosaics, it is an essential part of the gardens. The garden of the Villa is decorated with contemporary sculptures. Discover the garden

Next exhibitions

Beyond the lines

Drawing in Space 28 June › 3 November 2024

The exhibition features the works and research of artists who have resided at the Villa Empain and whose practice focuses on the line and drawing.

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See and review

Review the exhibitions designed since the opening of the Villa Empain

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