A rendezvous with Art, Knowledge and Beauty

ArtConnoisseurs 2016

Galleries of the Sablon, the historical area for Antique and Art Galleries in Brussels, welcome each June some of the most prominent dealers in Asian Art,  Archaeology and Tribal Art during Cultures, the new concept of Cultures, the World Art Fair


For its fourth edition, ArtConnoisseurs 2016 will take place Friday 10th and Saturday 11th of June, at the heart of the Sablon with fascinating lectures about Asian, Ancient and Tribal Art given by the museum's specialists, experts and international scholars 
Most of the lectures of ArtConnoisseurs 2013, 2014 and 2015 were filmed. 
Find the videos of lectures and interviews with curators, collectors and experts as well as a selection of objects of the fairs here


For details of the fairs and catalogue, please refer to AABBAAF and BRUNEAF  respective websites. 
Many thanks to all who have attented and supported ArtConnoisseurs.
We warlmly welcome you to join us in June.
ArtConnoisseurs is the cultural event organised during Cultures by Asian Art in Brussels (AAB) , Brussels Ancient Art Fair (BAAF), Brussels Non-European Art Fair (BRUNEAF) and Brussels International Art Promotion and Logistics (BIAPAL).

Committee of Honour

  • Mr. Alain Bordier (Switzerland)

  • Ms. Renate Homberg (Germany)

  • Baroness Paul Janssen (Belgium)

  • Mr. Dirk Krämer (Germany)

  • Mr. Chris Levett (Great Britain/France)

  • Mr. Klaus Maas (Germany)

  • H.R.H. Sheikh Saud bin Muhammad bin Ali Al-Thani (Qatar)

  • Dr. Jacques Léon Theodor (Belgium)

  • Dr. Helga Wall-Apelt (USA)

  • Dr. Corinne Besson (France)

  • Mr. Henry Bounameaux (Belgium)

  • Mr. Richard C. Blum and Dianne Feinstein (USA)

  • Dr. François de Callataÿ (Belgium)

  • Mr. Bénédict de Cerjat (Switzerland)

  • Ms. Lee Chor Lin (Singapore)

  • Mr. Guido Creemers (Belgium)

  • Ms. Audrey Dégremont (Belgium)

  • Dr. Claire Derriks (Belgium)

  • Ms. Florence Doyen (Belgium)

  • Dr. Ian Glover (Great Britain)

  • Dr. Sidney Goldstein (USA)

  • Dr. Alfred Grimm (Germany)

  • Dr. Isabel Grimm-Stadelmann (Germany)

  • Dr. Eric Gubel (Belgium)

  • Ms. Else Hartoch (Belgium)

  • Prof. Dr. Detlev Kreikenbom (Germany)

  • Dr. Gauri Parimoo Krishnan (Singapore)

  • Dr. Kenson Kwok (Singapore)

  • Ms. Françoise Lechien-Durant (Belgium)

  • Mr. Martin Lerner (USA)

  • Dr. Christian E. Loeben (Germany)

  • Maître Marc Matthys (Belgium)

  • Dr N. John Miksic (Singapore)

  • Prof. Dr. Lunsingh Scheurleer (The Netherlands)

  • Dr. Pratapaditya Pal (USA/India)

  • Dr. René Preys (Belgium)

  • Dr. Arnaud Quertinmont (Belgium)

  • Prof. Dr. Hermann Schlögl (Germany)

  • Mr. Jean-Marie Simonet (Belgium)

  • Dr. Cyril Thiaudière (France)

  • Mr. Jan Van Alphen (Belgium/USA)

  • Dr. Rainer Vollkommer (Germany/Liechtenstein)

  • Mr. Luc Watrin (France)

  • Mr. Herman Van Rompuy

  • Ms. Joëlle Milquet

  • Ms Brigitte Grouwels

  • Mr. Jean-Luc Vanraes

  • Mr. Hamza Fassi- Fihri
  • Mr. Jan Huyghebaert