KMSKA regularly lends its holdings for exhibitions at home and abroad. Discover where you can admire our travelling collections.
Royal Academy of Arts, Londen
29 October 2016 - 29 January 2017
The theatrical, the satirical and the macabre come together in arresting fashion in the art of James Ensor. Curated by Luc Tuymans, this exhibition presents a truly original body of work, seen through the eyes of one of today’s leading painters. This exhibition is organized by the Royal Academy of Arts in association with the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp.
28 October 2016 – 5 March 2017
Jules Schmalzigaug and the Futurist Cookbook pays homage to the brief but intense life of
this Belgian Futurist. 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of Schmalzigaug's death in The Hague. He
was the very first Belgian painter to feature at the heart of an international avant-garde
movement: Italian Futurism. For this exhibition several works from the collection of the Royal
Museum – among which some newly acquired works on paper – have travelled to Mu.zee.
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid
25 October 2016 - 19 February 2017
Clara Peeters was an outsider – one of the few female fine artists in the early seventeenth century, not to mention a pioneer in the development of still life as a genre. This exhibition is co-organised by the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp, the Rockox House and the Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. It has travelled from the The Golden Cabinet in Antwerp to the Museo del Prado in Madrid.
20 October 2016 - 17 January 2017
In Search of Utopia will take you back to the sixteenth century to reflect on the current
realities of 2016. Three works of art from the collection of the Royal Museum – including
Festival of the Archers by the
Master of Frankfurt – have travelled to Leuven.
The Cleveland Museum of Art
9 October 2016 - 26 February 2017
This fall, Jan van Eyck's masterpiece Madonna at the Fountain from the collection of the KMSKA will be part of the exhibition Myth and Mystique: The Cleveland Table Fountain at the Cleveland Museum of Art.
Stedelijk Museum, Alkmaar
24 September 2016 – 22 January 2017
Detail Portrait of a Girl as Diana, Caesar van Everdingen, KMSKA
Caesar van Everdingen: grand master of Dutch Classicism. Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar presents his first monographic exhibition four hundred years after his birth. On the occasion of this exhibition Portrait of a Girl as Diana, from our collection has been restored in Alkmaar.
Musée Cantini, Marseille
17 September 2016 - 22 January 2017
Le cap des tempêtes by René Magritte has travelled to Musée Cantini in Marseille do be part of this exhibition on the mysterious phenomenon of dreams.
Seurat, Signac, Van Gogh. Ways of pointillism
16 September 2016 – 8 January 2017
Henry Van de Velde, Vrouw aan het raam, KMSKA
This fall, the Albertina in Vienna will tell the story of pointillism with its exhibition Seurat, Signac, Van Gogh. Ways of pointillism . Three works from our collection - by Henry Van de Velde, Theo van Rijsselberghe and Alfred William Finch will be part of the show.
Abraham Mignon in Rome
Belgian Embassy, Rome
Long term loan
The painting Flowers in a vase by Dutch artist Abraham Mignon has travelled from Antwerp to Rome where it will be displayed in the Belgian embassy as a long term loan.
Anonymous in Amsterdam
Amsterdam Museum, Amsterdam,
Long term loan
In 1599 an anonymous painter made a family portrait of the Amsterdam merchant Thomas Gerritszn Doesburch, his wife Claesje Hendricksdr Roeclaes and their children. He did this in a period in which the core family (father, mother and children) became a basic principle in western society. This portrait from the collection of the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp has travelled to the Amsterdam Museum where it will be on display during the renovation of the KMSKA.
Rembrandt in Amsterdam
Long term loan
In 2009 the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp invited the renowned Rembrandt expert Ernst van de Wetering to study the Portrait of the Preacher Eleazar Swalmius as the painting had recently been restored. Van de Wetering concluded that the portrait was made by the Dutch master Rembrandt. During the renovation of the museum you will be able to see it at the Rembrandthuis in Amsterdam.
Van Dyck in the US
Worcester Art Museum
Long term loan
The painting Portrait of a Man by Antoon Van Dyckhas travelled to the Worcester Art Museum in the state of Massachusetts where it has been restored by the museum's restoration team.