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Selected videos from the ARGOS Collection

Every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, we will showcase a selected program, including multiple short- and long-form videos, from the ARGOS Collection. Our doors open at 6:30pm, with the approx. 60-minute-long screening starting at 7:00pm. Refreshments and free popcorn are available at the bar throughout the occasion. It would be grand to welcome you at one of the following screenings. Please scroll down to explore the program.

Treasures from the Argos Collection 

Argos presents a program of historic and recent Belgian films, aiming to introduce eclectic video art scene of Belgium.

Belgian video art is internationally known for its avant-gardism, its eclecticism and its multiples crossovers with other disciplines. Belgian artists have long been pioneers in the use of the medium.

The program ‘Treasures from the Argos Collection’ brings together works by Luc Deleu, Filip Francis & De Nieuwe Coloristen, Wendy Morris, Hans Op de Beeck and An van Dienderen.

Program

Luc Deleu, Filip Francis & De Nieuwe Coloristen – ‘Inktpot’, 1971, 5’14″

Wendy Morris, ‘Orlando’s Book’, 2013, 3’

Hans Op de Beeck, ‘Staging Silence 2’, 2013, 20’ 25”

An van Dienderen, ‘Letter Home’, 2019, 9’