Tag Archives: Walter Van Beirendonck

Bonami for Happy Birthday Dear Academie

The current exhibition Happy Birthday Dear Academie radiates a unique atmosphere, created as well by the custom made ‘mannequin’ dolls exclusively manufactured for the exhibition by the Belgian company BONAMI from Aalter, who are world renowned for their innovative mannequins. By means of four different themes in the exhibition (Arcadia, Nirvana, Desire & Harmony/Protest), gathering […]

Antwerp icons photoshoot

Keep an eye out for the Antwerp Icons popping up all over Antwerp next week! Happy Birthday Dear Academie! – 12 renowned designers, all graduates of the fashion department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, chose an iconic piece from their archive. MoMu invited photographer Ronald Stoops, make-up artist Inge Grognard and designer […]

Happy Birthday Dear Academie!

From 8 September 2013 till 16 February 2014 MoMu will present the exhibition ’50 Years Antwerp Fashion Department’. The exhibition is one of the many projects of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp celebrating its 350th anniversary. The exhibition will highlight various aspects of Antwerp fashion education during the first fifty years of its […]

Walter Van Beirendonck – Dream the World Awake in Melbourne

MoMu is happy to announce the opening of the ‘Walter Van Beirendonck – Dream the World Awake’ expo today at RMIT Design Hub in Melbourne! The exhibition was conceived and created by MoMu where it was first presented in September 2011. It is presented for the first time outside Europe int he iconic RMIT Design […]

Going down under!

MoMu is ready to travel to Melbourne, Australia with the Walter Van Beirendonck – Dream the World Awake exhibition at RMIT Design Hub! More news later!

Walter catalogue spotted in AD Spain!

We were very hapy to spot the Walter Van Beirendonck catalogue in the latest issue of AD – Architectural Digest Spain! The exhibition catalogue features in a shoot of the interior of Sacha Walckhoff, creative director at Christian Lacroix.


MoMu is very happy with the review of the Walter Van Beirendonck – Dream the World Awake catalogue by New York Journal Books. You can read the full review of Jeffrey Felner on the website of New York Journal Books, but here are a few excerpts: “For those who are fashion devotees/historians, these are names […]


The exhibition ‘Walter Van Beirendonck – Dream The World Awake’ is going into its last days this month. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to discover this unique retrospective! The exhibition is open until February 19th!

VIP visitors day today!

Wednesday November 23rd will be marked in the MoMu agenda as very special day where we had the honour to welcome two special guests at the Walter Van Beirendonck: Dream the World Awake exhibition! In the morning we received British designer Paul Smith who arrived in Antwerp the day before to present his new book […]

Walter’s videos:
Avatar & Welcome Little Stranger

On the occasion of the exhibition Dream the world awake, MoMu Library has digitalized all the available videos from the collection of Walter Van Beirendonck over the past three decades. As the exhibition advances, each week two new videos will be posted on the video page of the exhibition’s website and on the MoMu Blog!