#92: We’re a learning organisation.|#94: No objections? Just do it.|#84: The White Cube is a lie.|#131: A visitor who comes back after a week might discover new additions to the exhibition.|#141: Start a Publication Studio at Kunsthal Gent in the nearby future.|#39: Be the early stepping stone in an artist’s career|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|#61: No all male install teams.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#88: Changing internships, artists, curators,... are important propositions to keep a fresh set of eyes.|#28: Make Contracts.|#20: Are exhibitions the most suitable form for the art that we present?|#112: Spaces today don’t need to be curated, but occupied.|#120: The new type of art institute cannot merely be an art museum as it has been until now, but no museum at all. The new type will be more like a power station, a producer of new energy.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#53: Immaterial support for artists is important.|#3: Entrance to all exhibitions at Kunsthal Gent is free.|#89: Build-in impurity within the organisation.|#14: Can you also remain a toddler institution?|#36: We support production separately.|#32: Be pan-gender polyphonic.|#19: Have fun at the exhibition.|#24: We invest long-term in individual artists’ careers, working over time in different contexts. This also applies to designers / web-developers / photographers / volunteers /…|#127: Remain practical: what happens to the work in an endless exhibition?|#92: We’re a learning organisation.|#94: No objections? Just do it.|#84: The White Cube is a lie.|#131: A visitor who comes back after a week might discover new additions to the exhibition.|#141: Start a Publication Studio at Kunsthal Gent in the nearby future.|#39: Be the early stepping stone in an artist’s career|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|#61: No all male install teams.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#88: Changing internships, artists, curators,... are important propositions to keep a fresh set of eyes.|#28: Make Contracts.|#20: Are exhibitions the most suitable form for the art that we present?|#112: Spaces today don’t need to be curated, but occupied.|#120: The new type of art institute cannot merely be an art museum as it has been until now, but no museum at all. The new type will be more like a power station, a producer of new energy.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#53: Immaterial support for artists is important.|#3: Entrance to all exhibitions at Kunsthal Gent is free.|#89: Build-in impurity within the organisation.|#14: Can you also remain a toddler institution?|#36: We support production separately.|#32: Be pan-gender polyphonic.|#19: Have fun at the exhibition.|#24: We invest long-term in individual artists’ careers, working over time in different contexts. This also applies to designers / web-developers / photographers / volunteers /…|#127: Remain practical: what happens to the work in an endless exhibition?|
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SUSTAINABILITY
  • All catering at Kunsthal Gent is vegetarian.
  • Our water tap from Robinetto saves beverage containers and takes trucks out of traffic.
  • Coffee beans are produced Fair Trade and CO2-neutral (CO2Logic Certified).
  • Printing paper with both of these labels only: Der Blaue Engel and EU Ecolabel.
  • Flyers and posters are printed on 100% recycled paper and produced CO2-neutral.
  • We promote train and car-sharing whenever possible for transport and production.
  • We work as much as possible with recycled and second-hand material (refuse → reduce → reuse → repair → recycle → buy new).
  • We use the banking products of VDK, the Ghent bank with an ethical and sustainable values framework.
  • Kunsthal Gent is a member of Greentrack Gent. Find information and connect your organisation via www.greentrack.be/gent.

With special thanks for donating furniture, surpluss, leftover and raw materials: DOK Gent, Het Nieuwe Instituut (Rotterdam, NL), Art Cinema OFFoff, Be-Part Waregem, Vlaams Architectuurinstituut, Bibliotheek Gent / NEST, Forum Voor Amateurkunsten & OP/TIL.