temporary exhibitions

21 January 2021 - 30 May 2021


in the living room

  • main galleries
  • temporary exhibition

The First World War was the first industrialised war, with the tank as one of the newest modern weapons. The ...

2 July 2021 - 2 January 2022

…and to those North Sea waves whispering sunken stories

Sammy Baloji

  • main galleries
  • artist in residence

Sammy Baloji was born in 1978 in Lubumbashi, Congo, and has lived alternately in Lubumbashi and Brussels since 2006. He ...


7 June 2021

Redmond Walk '21

  • Wijtschate, Kemmel, Loker
  • walk

William Redmond was a Member of Parliament in his brother John Redmond's Irish Nationalist Party. In 1914 he recruited thousands ...

2 July 2021

the Artist in Residence Program

of IFFM, 1999-2021

  • webinar

Each year since 1999 the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, Belgium, organises a residency for a contemporary artist who ...

23 September 2021

Artist in Residence


  • museum café
  • nocturne

Every year the In Flanders Fields Museum invites a contemporary artist to create new work about war and peace, or ...

28 October 2021

A Cap of Horror

Leo Van bergen

  • museum café
  • book launch

Medical historian Leo van Bergen selected and translated forty poems and a sonnet cycle written by nurses about their experiences ...

10 November 2021

11 November Lecture

Koen Aerts

  • CC Het Perron, Ypres
  • lecture

Ypres City of Peace, the Flemish Peace Institute and the In Flanders Fields Museum commemorate the end of World War I with a  11 ...

burgerslachtoffers in Ieper
11 November 2021

Civilian Casualties of War(s)

i.c.w. Handicap International

  • CC Het Perron, Ypres
  • remembrance

Armistice Day is a special day for Ypres. Every year, the Poppy Parade and the Last Post at 11 a.m. ...

19 November 2021


Laurence Vielle, Marc Feld & Vincent Granger

  • kruitmagazijn, Ypres
  • theatre show

The Francophone-Belgian poet Laurence Vielle and the French artist Marc Feld resided in La Chartreuse (Neuville-sous-Montreuil, FR) in August 2019. ...

25 November 2021

Russian Victims

the List of Names

  • museum café
  • book launch

Professor Wim Coudenys (KULeuven) and IFFM volunteer Patrick Rapoye have spent the past two years researching the little-known story of ...