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.

Events diary

  • Thursday 19 January

    Klasse van de Technische Wetenschappen


  • Saturday 21 January

    Klasse van de Menswetenschappen

  • Monday 23 January

    CF: Pushing the boundaries of cellular and molecular imaging

  • Tuesday 24 January

    Jonge Academie

  • Vergadering ACF