Tag Archives: Dirk Van Saene

New Acquisitions: 15 silhouettes from Dirk Van Saene!

For the exhibition Rik Wouters & the Private Utopia held in MoMu earlier this year Dirk Van Saene selected 15 of his own creations to show in the round space. Shown on turning mannequins they gave a brief but remarkable overview of the oeuvre of one of the famous Antwerp Six,holding all typical characteristics of […]

MoMu X Limited Edition: Rug Dirk Van Saene

Each exhibition, MoMu devotes a room in the back of the exhibition area for a special collaboration with an artist or a designer. For our Rik Wouters exhibition, MoMu has teamed up with Limited Edition and Belgian Designer Dirk Van Saene for a unique piece of artwork. Dirk Van Saene, a fashion designer and member of […]

Art for Nepal at Vooruit Ghent

On Thursday 21 May 2015 the Belgian art world gathers its forces for the victims of the earthquakes in Nepal at Vooruit Ghent. The non-profit association Vrienden van Troje organizes a fundraiser, Kunst voor Nepal, to support organizations which are sending help to Nepalese children. Several fashion designers are contributing among which Walter Van Beirendonck, Ann […]

Covercraft by A Magazine Curated by until January 4th at the MoMu entrance hall

MoMu is proud to welcome COVERCRAFT, a temporary installation (until Jan 4, 2015) by A Magazine Curated by in the entrance hall of the museum. The installation COVERCRAFT spans over a decade of independent publishing in partnership with some of the most avant- garde and exciting names in fashion design today. A Magazine Curated By […]

Shooting MoMu Now

Photographing collection pieces for the upcoming ‘MoMu Now’ exhibition and publication happens at our own MoMu studio. It is a stressful but also a delightful adventure. We photograph about 14 silhouettes a day and some accessories. Sometimes silhouettes look really good in our studio but once the unmerciful photographer’s lense is directed at them, you […]

From September 25th, exhibition MoMu Now

MoMu Now: Contemporary Fashion from the MoMu collection, from 25/09/2014 to 4/01/2015, is a selection of masterpieces from the recent acquisitions of contemporary silhouettes to the MoMu collection. The MoMu collection consists of approx. 25,000 objects, mainly clothing and accessories, 7,000 of which have been added over the past five years thanks to new purchases, […]

Antwerp Icons 6 more days!

6 more days to enjoy the Antwerp Icons in the city centre!

Antwerp Icons containers

Antwerp Icons containers from MoMu Fashion Museum Antwerp on Vimeo. Be sure to spot the Antwerp Icons throughout the Antwerp city centre while doing your last-minute shopping! Check out the installation of the containers in this video!

Antwerp Fashion documentary on Canvas

Tonight at 9.10PM the documentary ’50 Years Fashion Academy: Stream of Talent’ will premier on the Belgian TV channel Canvas. For the year long celebration of Happy Birthday Dear Academie, Canvas made a documentary on the renowned Antwerp fashion department. Canvas and MoMu worked closely together for a year, delving into the MoMu archives of […]

Antwerp Icons are taking over the city!

On the occasion of the celebration Happy Birthday Dear Academie, MoMu – Fashion Museum Province of Antwerp, Antwerpen Open and Toerisme Vlaanderen are presenting the project Antwerp Icons. 12 renowned designers, all graduates of the Antwerp Fashion Department, chose an iconic piece from their archive. MoMu, the Fashion Museum of the Province of Antwerp invited […]