Tag Archives: Geert Bruloot

New Acquisition: Stephen Jones, MoMu’s favourite (Mad) Hatter

  When Stephen Jones makes hats, he invents complete characters. Jones’ private thrill in building a millinery collection is to gradually develop personalities, tell different stories, and unravel various adventures. Soho or London’s Gilded Gutter forms the theme of his A/W 2016-17 collection that just arrived in the MoMu collection thanks to a long-term loan […]

FootPrint – Boot in leather and metal, Dirk Bikkembergs S/S 1998

With 600 unique shoes, FootPrint shows the craftmanship and artistic vision that left a mark on the fashion scene of its time. Geert Bruloot, curator and diehard shoe collector, tells the story of four iconic shoes in the exhibition. Today, the leather and metal boot by Dirk Bikkembergs. FootPrint: The Tracks of Shoes in Fashion […]

FootPrint – Boot in felt, A.F. Vandevorst A/W 2009-10

With 600 unique shoes, FootPrint shows the craftmanship and artistic vision that left a mark on the fashion scene of its time. Geert Bruloot, curator and diehard shoe collector, tells the story of four iconic shoes in the exhibition. Today, the felt boot by A.F. Vandevorst! FootPrint: The Tracks of Shoes in Fashion until 14th […]

Anything Can Be A Shoe

Photo/Foto: Boy Kortekaas Based upon the principle ‘Anything can be a shoe’, the FootPrint exhibition shows the unbridled imagination and diversity of shoes in fashion. Shoes are not only a part of one’s clothing but they are also an object of desire, memory, emotional value and inspiration. Shoe collectors and curators of this exhibition, Geert […]

MoMu presents FootPrint. The Tracks of Shoes in Fashion

From September 3rd MoMu presents the exhibition ‘Footprint. The Tracks of Shoes in Fashion’, telling the story of inspirational and groundbreaking fashion shoes of the twentieth and twentyfirst centuries. The exhibition shines a light on those fashion and shoe designers who left their footprint on the world of shoes by means of the exquisite and […]

The artist is absent by Alison Chernick

Watch the trailer of ‘The Artist is Absent’, a documentary by filmmaker Alison Chernick on Martin Margiela, which debutes on Tribeca Film Festival this weekend, featuring interviews with Suzy Menkes, Jean Paul Gaultier, Inge Grognard, Geert Bruloot, Olivier Saillard and MoMu’s director Kaat Debo. More info on the documentary here.

A trunk of designer shoes!

What would our MoMu Collection be without the generous donations from fashion enthusiasts! This afternoon we got a visit from Geert Bruloot, co-owner of the Antwerp shoe store Coccodrillo with a car trunk full of designer shoes from previous seasons that will now be included in our MoMu Collection! Here are some highlights of this […]

Stephen Jones & The Accent of Fashion

‘Stephen Jones & The Accent of Fashion’ opens September 8th. The retrospective guides you through the unique world of a hatmaker who has worked with many of the greatest names in the international fashion scene.