Brussels’ landmark – Manneken Pis – the Little Boy Everyone Is Talking About

“There are always crowds around this little boy and it makes you wonder why you went out of your way to see this small statute of a boy.” Manneken Pis is a famous Brussels’ landmark, designed by Jerome Duquesnoy. It is a small bronze fountain depicting a naked little boy who is urinating into the fountain’s basin. It was put in place in 1618 or 1619 and is located at the intersection of Rue de l’Étuve/Stoofstraat and Rue du Chêne/Eikstraat. Just take left from the famous Grand Palace when you get to the Brussels Town Hall and continue walking for a few hundred meters. The...
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Art’n Bloom # 6 Special Edition – Trajector Art Fair

Trajector Art Fair is an initiative by Hotel Bloom! and Centrifugal Projects that will take place on 30 April & 1 May 2011, coinciding and collaborating with Art Brussels. This event will once again transform Hotel BLOOM! into a vibrant ‘boutique hotel art fair’providing a platform for 30 international art spaces, galleries and curators to present some of the best contemporary art. Come and discover the art collection of the following exhibitors: Bearspace, London • Broodwork, Los Angeles • Carter Presents, London • Centrifugal Projects,London • ed.projects, Ostend • Ersatz,...
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Art’n Bloom #4 Fashion Edition

Only a few days left before we have the exciting FASHION EVENT in the  Boutique Hotel Bloom in Brussels. All the rooms on the first floor are going to be used as exhibition spaces for fashion photography, clothing designs, modern jewelry, special installations and so on. Various new and upcoming talent are participating with their work. But also the following established brands are going to exhibit in an exciting way: Quiksilver Woman, Toni&Guy, Black Balloon, Richard Sorger, Elvis Pompilio, Café Costume, Le Fabuleux Marcel… Discover more than 18 rooms taken by various young designers &...
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