Antwerp, Belgium

The Age of Rubens

when 18 June 2023 - 28 June 2023
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 1280

Annually, the Summer Course brings a select group of 18 highly qualified young researchers to Flanders. They are offered an intensive 11-day programme of lectures, discussions, and visits related to a specific art historical period of Flemish art. The 7th edition of the Summer Course will focus on ‘The Age of Rubens’. It will be held from June 18 until June 28, 2023. Excursions will be made to Antwerp, Mechelen, Leuven, Scherpenheuvel, Bruges, Ghent, Liège and Brussels. The language of the Summer Course is English.

Course leader

An Seurinck

Target group

Participants have a master's degree or are PhD student, junior curator or restorer and they are specialised in art in the Age of Rubens. The master's degree was earned maximum 10 years ago.

Course aim

The Summer Course provides the participants with a clear insight into the Flemish art collections from the period at hand, as well as into the current state of research on the topic.

Fee info

EUR 1280: The participation fee of the Summer Course is fixed at €1280 (including VAT) per person. The fee includes the full 11-day programme, 10 overnight hotel stays in a single-occupancy room, all transportation within the programme, all entry tickets, two receptions, five lunches and five dinners. Not included in the participation fee is the transport to and from Belgium.