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:



Jord Hanus

Cover Affluence and Inequality in the Low Countries. the City of 's Hertogenbosch in the Lon Sixteenth Century, 1500-1650.

Natasja Peeters

Cover Frans Francken de Oude (ca. 1542-1616). Leven en werken van een Antwerps historieschilder.

Marc De Mey, Maximiliaan Martens, Cyriel Stroo

Cover Vision and Material. Interaction between Art and Science in Jan van Eyck's Time.
Academy news

Events diary

  • Thursday 25 August

    Laureatencommissie KNW

  • Tuesday 30 August

    Klasse van de Menswetenschappen - resultaten van de ledenbevraging

  • Wednesday 31 August

    Jonge Academie

  • Datawetenschappen en de gezondheidszorg

  • NC Biomedical Engineering

  • Thursday 1 September

    CF: Horizontal learning within high medieval religious communities

  • Raad van Bestuur