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  • Professor Stijn Buitink, who since recently heads VUB’s Astronomy and Astrophysics research group, receives a European Research Council starting grant of € 1.5 million. With this money, Prof. Buitink and his team have various big plans...

  • After the successful Master Mould and Copy Room exhibition, curated by VUB professor Hans De Wolf in the Beijing-based Central Academy of Fine Arts museum and subsequently reinterpreted for the Revenge of the Common Place exhibition in Venice, the dialogue between Eastern and Western art and artists now continues on Belgian soil.

  • To strengthen the educational and research cooperation between China and Belgium, to support and promote the development of Chinese language and cultural education, and to increase mutual understanding among the people of China and Belgium, the Confucius Institute of China and VUB will establish a Confucius Institute at VUB. To this end, an agreement was signed last Tuesday, during the visit of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to Belgium.


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