With 50 participating art galleries, the 29th Open Gallery Weekend in Knokke-Heist will be a hit. During the weekend of October 31 & November 1, creations by Paul Delvaux, the French duo Todd & Fitch, Dutch painter Karel Appel and Italian designer Carlo Hauner will be in the spotlight.
All the more reason to go to artistic Knokke-Heist during the first weekend of the autumn holidays.
ART Knokke-Heist is the open gallery weekend with the aim of making art accessible to everyone. Aspiring or experienced art connoisseur. The gallery owners welcome you with open arms. No question is too much for them. Art in Knokke-Heist is thus placed extra in the spotlight.
But art lovers enjoy an artistic experience all year round. For example, photographer Anton Corbijn is exhibiting his MOØDe exhibition in the cultural center in a world first. More than 10,000 visitors have passed by and saw that it is excellent. The exhibition with nearly 200 works is open daily until January 10. And mark Saturday December 5 in your winter agenda. Because then Light ART starts, a tasteful light art walk through Knokke-Heist.
There is also a lot to experience artistically in the public areas. The art heritage therefore expands annually. City images and beach artworks surprise at unexpected locations. Every day greet ebb and flow with Folon, gaze along with the Socorristas over the dunes to the sea or stroll past ‘the hare’ of Flanagan at sunset.
In short, art is one of the indispensable ingredients and offers, in addition to shopping, nature and gastronomy, the ultimate experience in Knokke-Heist.
In the tailor-made ART brochure you will find all the artworks, addresses and opening hours of the galleries. The brochure is available free of charge in the tourist offices of Knokke-Heist or at one of the participating art galleries.