Aedes Academiarum

Welcome to the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts

The KVAB is the Academy of Flanders, a learned society founded in 1772. Entering the societal debate on scientific and artistic topics in a neutral and interdisciplinary way is the main task of the Academy. This is done by:



Frans Boenders (editor)

Cover Mee met morgen

Els Witte, Walter Prevenier, Hans Rombaut (eds.)

Cover De bewogen beginjaren van de Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten (1938-1949)

Marc De Mey, Maximiliaan Martens, Cyriel Stroo

Cover Vision and Material. Interaction between Art and Science in Jan van Eyck's Time.
Academy news
  • Symposium Spin-offs 10 June 2015

    18/03/2015 — Innovative entrepreneurship via spin-offs of knowledge centres is a one day symposium in Brussels, in the context...

Events diary

  • Saturday 28 March

    CF: Particle Physics after the 2013 Nobel Prize

  • Wednesday 1 April

    NaCO Bodemkunde


  • Wednesday 8 April

    RDNB: Informatica in leerplichtonderwijs