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50 jaar het Centrum: celebrating the Centrum!

Celebrating the centrum: 50 years on Symposium: 22 January 2010

In 2009 the Centrum voor de Vlaamse Kunst will celebrate its 50th year of existence. To mark this occasion, the Centrum organises a symposium on 22 Janaury 2010. It will also mark the publication of the newest volume of the Corpus Rubenianum by Jeremy Wood


Town Hall

11.00 Official reception at the invitation of Philip Heylen, Alderman for Culture and Tourism of the City of Antwerp


14.30 Ben Van Beneden

14.35 Carl Van de Velde
History and Aims of the Centrum

14.55 Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann
The Founding Fathers – A Personal View

15.15 Christopher White
The Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard and Rubens Scholarship

15.35 Coffee

16.05 Jeremy Wood
Rubens after Italian artists.

16.50 Arnout Balis
The Future of the Centrum

17.05 Thomas Leysen
Launching The Rubenianum Fund

17.30 Reception, with private view of the Room for Art exhibition (Rubenshuis)

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