Stories

  • Meet our MoMu Young Voices

    Meet our MoMu Young Voices: 11 youngsters between the ages of 19 – 29 years old with a shared passion for fashion and art. These young enthusiasts will present their first event on 5 October at Bar Chapel. Who are they and what are they up to?​ Read more.
  • 4 surprising objects from the MoMu Library collection

    The misconstrued idea that a library is dusty, boring and old could not be more wrong when it comes down to our MoMu Library. With more than 15.000 books about fashion, costume and textile, MoMu Library houses a large collection. Read more.
  • Pride and Antwerp Fashion: 4 Belgian designers who challenge the notions of body, gender and beauty

    Antwerp Pride is right around the corner commemorating and celebrating the long journey torwards acceptance and equal opportunities the LGBT+ community has made. Discover 4 Belgian designers who challenge the notions of body, gender and beauty Read more.
  • Behind the MoMu scenes: What happened to the MoMu collection?

    Until 2020 MoMu temporarily closes its doors for a thorough renovation. What happens in the meantime behinds the scenes of the museum with its impressive collection? Read more.
  • Olivier Theyskens, A Fashion Odyssee

    From 15 June 2019 until 5 January 2020, the Museum for Lace and Fashion in Calais is presenting the exhibition ‘In Praesentia’ curated by Lydia Kamitsis. Seven of Theyskens’ signature pieces creations from the MoMu collection will be on display Read more.
  • Leaving the Nest: A Brief History of the Royal Academy’s Graduation Show

    As the end of yet another school year approaches, the Fashion Department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts are about to send the newest generation of graduates out into the wide world. Read more.
  • Time to get creative at home with our DIY videos!

    What better time to let those creative juices flow than during holidays? As in previous years, MoMu will once again be offering a varied assortment of children’s workshops during the school holidays. Read more.
  • 5 things you will discover during a MoMu Fashion Walk

    The MoMu Fashion Walk is ideal for anyone who wants to have a different perspective on Antwerp. The walk not only focuses on designer stores but also on iconic buildings and places that helped shape Antwerp into the fashion city it is today. Read more.
  • Meet the 1970s and 1980s SOFT? artists

    For the first time, MoMu diverts its focus on fashion by presenting ‘SOFT? Tactile Dialogues’, an exhibition highlighting the Belgian textile movement of the 1970s and 80s in dialogue with contemporary artists who use textiles freely to express themselves. Read more.
  • Five dresses from the MoMu collection you need to see now!

    It’s no secret that MoMu has accumulated an immense collection over the last years but not everything has been showcased in our exhibitions. The MoMu collection includes some hidden gems with an interesting backstory. Read more.