Stories

  • 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.
  • Meet SOFT? artist: Kati Heck

    Kati Heck creates sculptural installations, short films, and monumental paintings. In her visual language, Heck blends and merges the style of the Old Masters with German artists such as Otto Dix and Georg Grosz. Read more.
  • Souvenirs from the wardrobe of the Arenberg family

    This fall, Museum M brought the art collection of the nobel Arenberg family into its collection. The exhibition ‘Power and Beauty. The Arenbergs’ allows visitors to see the world of the Arenberg family. Read more.
  • Meet SOFT? artist: Wiesi Will

    Laure Van Brempt and Vera Roggli are the Antwerp-based duo WIESI WILL. Their collaboration arises from their shared love for materials, sustainable craftsmanship, and experimental research into structures and textures. Read more.
  • And the MoMu Award goes to...

    Each year MoMu grants the ‘MoMu Award’ to an MA student of the fashion department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp. This award is granted to the student whose work stands out because of its unique graphic language with a photoshoot! Read more.
  • Meet SOFT? artist: Klaas Rommelaere

    Klaas Rommelaere graduated from the fashion department at KASK Gent in '13. He focuses on visual art inspired by his personal life, family, etc. Rommelaere expresses himself through textile and crafts, creating flags, tapestries, masks and installations. Read more.