2015 festival program

A poetry festival which celebrates experimental poetry and the contemporary and historic avant-garde and its artists.

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Thursday, September 10

20:00: World première: Poetry Under the Stars

Creation by a rawlings, Maja Jantar, Vincent Tholomé & Philip Meersman

Reservation for this free event requested via: http://www.planetarium.be/poetry.php

Location: Planetarium of the Royal Observatory of Belgium, Boechoutlaan 10, 1020 Brussels

Saturday, September 12

 

Morning: Public Shopping Poetry Performance in the shopping streets with small poetry & festival gadgets; live typewriter poems

Location: Nieuwstraat & Munt Square

 

14:00 - 18:00: Hourly short performances/animations/workshops at the Art Book Fair at Wiels

Location: WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre, Van Volxemlaan 354, 1190 Brussels

 

21:00 - 21:30: Zeepblind

Location: GC Essegem, Leopold I straat 329 (Entrance: A. Gomandstraat !), 1090 Jette

 

21:30 - 00:00: Presentation Maintenant #9 Tech-No Prisoners with Kat Georges & Peter Carlaftes: after – post poetry party Dada performance with midnight “poetry-on-stick” snacks

Location: GC Essegem, Leopold I straat 329 (Entrance: A. Gomandstraat !), 1090 Jette

2015 festival program

Friday, September 11

 

8:30 - 16:30: Academic seminar

Location: Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren, Leopoldstraat 6, 1000 Brussels

 

17:00 - 17:30: Public Poem with Zenon Fajfer: "Liberty Poem"

Location: Munt Square, Brussels

 

18:00 - 21:00: Opening Art Book Fair, Fresco exhibition and Liberatura exhibition at Wiels

Performance of “The Death of the Authors 1943, a botopera” by Constant

Location: WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre, Van Volxemlaan 354, 1190 Brussels

Sunday, September 13

 

10:00 - 13:00: Verskraam: live typewriter poems, performances, newspaper poems,... at the Sunday Market in Jette with the festival poets with festival gadgets

Location: Queen Astrid Square, Jette

 

13:00 - 15:00: Public Poem “The Other Brussels”

Location: to be confirmed

 

14:00 - 17:00: Hourly short performances/animations/workshops at the Art Book Fair at Wiels

Location: WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre, Van Volxemlaan 354, 1190 Brussels

 

17:00 - 18:00: BRUL Closing ceremony performance at Art Book Fair

Location: WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre, Van Volxemlaan 354, 1190 Brussels