Discover here some of the encounters and inspiring cases that cross our path, as well as the research projects in which CKV cooperates and contributes.
The Galerie Drieghe Archive: A Peripheral Focal Point
Read more about the valuable archive that is carefully managed by the Drieghe family.
Transfer: the Jozef Van Ruyssevelt photo archive
With the cooperation of CKV, a part of the legacy of the artist found a permanent repository in the Bibliotheca Wasiana.
Belgian National Service Providers host Minister of Culture, Jan Jambon
On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, the eleven national service heritage organizations, including the CKV, came together in Leuven to receive the Prime Minister and Minister of Culture Jan Jambon. Because who are we? What are we doing? And what binds us? The minister received an answer to these questions.
THE ARCHIVE AS A NETWORK
The Luc Fierens archive isn’t just an illustration of a fascinating artistic practice but also represents an extraordinary networking of that practice, oeuvre and ideas.
The archive as a work of art: Guy Bleus – 42.292
CKV investigates the manifestation of the archive as a work of art and visited Belgian mail art artist Guy Bleus (1950) who developed his archive into his overarching artistic project.
How to archive performances: Otobong Nkanga
Based on the archive of artist Otobong Nkanga, CKV is investigating together with the University of Antwerp what can be a good practice for preserving performances in the visual arts.