#107: Build a community / scene.|#55: Keep basic human needs on the forefront.|#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.|#79: The layered painting in the Old House has the potential to become the emblem to explain what Kunsthal Gent is doing.|#25: Never ask the artist to just present their work, ask them to co-create and co-organise the space.|#24: We invest long-term in individual artists’ careers, working over time in different contexts. This also applies to designers / web-developers / photographers / volunteers /…|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#21: Live with the exhibition, spend time with it.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#70: Have the office space inside the exhibition space, it reminds of you what you are doing.|#44: No name tags at dinner.|#127: Remain practical: what happens to the work in an endless exhibition?|#141: Start a Publication Studio at Kunsthal Gent in the nearby future.|#30: Don’t work with artists who are assholes.|#17: An exhibition is never finished.|#82: Clean and sterile looks professional, but really boring.|#119: Be a space of production.|#29: We make the program for the artist that we exhibit.|#6: Demand that visitors are active.|#37: Operate with radical transparency.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#33: We will ensure work by female artists and curators make up at least 50% of our programme each year.|#16: Kunsthal Gent will always be a construction site.|#99: Evolve according to changing needs.|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|#107: Build a community / scene.|#55: Keep basic human needs on the forefront.|#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.|#79: The layered painting in the Old House has the potential to become the emblem to explain what Kunsthal Gent is doing.|#25: Never ask the artist to just present their work, ask them to co-create and co-organise the space.|#24: We invest long-term in individual artists’ careers, working over time in different contexts. This also applies to designers / web-developers / photographers / volunteers /…|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#21: Live with the exhibition, spend time with it.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#70: Have the office space inside the exhibition space, it reminds of you what you are doing.|#44: No name tags at dinner.|#127: Remain practical: what happens to the work in an endless exhibition?|#141: Start a Publication Studio at Kunsthal Gent in the nearby future.|#30: Don’t work with artists who are assholes.|#17: An exhibition is never finished.|#82: Clean and sterile looks professional, but really boring.|#119: Be a space of production.|#29: We make the program for the artist that we exhibit.|#6: Demand that visitors are active.|#37: Operate with radical transparency.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#33: We will ensure work by female artists and curators make up at least 50% of our programme each year.|#16: Kunsthal Gent will always be a construction site.|#99: Evolve according to changing needs.|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|
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WELCOME TO KUNSTHAL GENT

The following measures will ensure a pleasant and safe visit for everyone.

Before your visit
  • Reservations are best made in advance. Make a reservation here. Limit to your social bubble.
  • Time slots always start on the hour, between 11:00 and 18:00 (the last time slot is at 17:00).
  • Even if you did not book in advance, you are welcome. We will check at the desk whether there is sufficient capacity.
During your visit
  • Wearing a mouth mask is mandatory from the age of 12. Mouth masks are for sale at the front desk

  • Upon arrival, the person in whose name the reservation was made checks in at the desk while the rest of the bubble waits outside.

  • Use the alcohol gel provided

  • Keep a distance of 1.5 m from other visitors and museum staff

  • After your visit, take the room texts with you or leave them in the bin (room texts will not be reused)

  • Toilets for visitors are regularly cleaned

  • We kindly ask to limit your visit to 1 hour

Protect yourself and others
  • Wash your hands regularly and thoroughly with soap

  • Cough or sneeze in a paper handkerchief or in the inside of your elbow

  • Use paper handkerchiefs and dispose of in a lockable dustbin

  • Stay home if you're sick

  • Touch your face as little as possible with your hands

  • Avoid close contact with people who are ill