temporary exhibitions

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 ...


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 ...

25 November 2021

Russische Slachtoffers

  • museum café
  • book launch

Professor Wim Coudenys (KULeuven) and IFFM volunteer Patrick Rapoye have spent the past two years researching, via the List of ...