M HKA
Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp

The M HKA is a museum for contemporary art, film and visual culture in its widest sense. It is an open place of encounter for art, artists and the public. The M HKA aspires to play a leading role in Flanders and to extend its international profile by building upon Antwerp’s avant-garde tradition. The M HKA bridges the relationship between artistic questions and wider societal issues, between the international and the regional, artists and public, tradition and innovation, reflection and presentation. Central here is the museum’s collection with its ongoing acquisitions, as well as related areas of management and research. M HKA is a cultural-heritage institution of the Flemish community.

Bill Woodrow
  • Cindy Wright |
  • Maarten Vanden Abeele |
  • Viktor Brim |
  • Chantal Akerman |
  • Jan Fabre |
  • Willy De Sauter |
  • Edith Dekyndt |
  • Dora García |
  • Evgeny Antufiev |
  • Shen Xin |
  • Craigie Horsfield |
  • Askhat Akhmedyarov |
  • Daniel Dewaele |
  • Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven |
  • Teresa Burga
Bill Woodrow
M HKA
Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp

The M HKA is a museum for contemporary art, film and visual culture in its widest sense. It is an open place of encounter for art, artists and the public. The M HKA aspires to play a leading role in Flanders and to extend its international profile by building upon Antwerp’s avant-garde tradition. The M HKA bridges the relationship between artistic questions and wider societal issues, between the international and the regional, artists and public, tradition and innovation, reflection and presentation. Central here is the museum’s collection with its ongoing acquisitions, as well as related areas of management and research. M HKA is a cultural-heritage institution of the Flemish community.

  • Cindy Wright |
  • Maarten Vanden Abeele |
  • Viktor Brim |
  • Chantal Akerman |
  • Jan Fabre |
  • Willy De Sauter |
  • Edith Dekyndt |
  • Dora García |
  • Evgeny Antufiev |
  • Shen Xin |
  • Craigie Horsfield |
  • Askhat Akhmedyarov |
  • Daniel Dewaele |
  • Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven |
  • Teresa Burga
  • Tyrone Williams & Madison Dinelle: Chiasm
    Publication
    Ceremony Press
    International
    Many photographers have experimented with the ‘Call & Response’ model of collaboration, where images function like links in a chain – a visual duel, or game of chess. This book, in which these two photographers pair up their photographs, feels more to me like a matching card game. Chiasm describes in biology the point at which two filamentous structures like a tendon or nerve diagonally intersect in an X (more…)
  • Imran Perretta: tears of the fatherland
    Mar 8 – Jun 9, 2024
    Secession
    Wien, Austria
    Imran Perretta’s transdisciplinary practice spans moving image, sound, composition, performance art, and poetry. His works examine questions around power, state surveillance, alterity, neo-coloniality, and the process of identity formation in young people of Muslim heritage in Western countries in the post-9/11 era. His approach to these concerns is informed by his own experience: as a British citizen with Muslim roots, he is familiar with the challenges his works grapple with. (more…)
  • Patrick Weldé: Freiheit
    Publication
    Goswell Road
    International
    On the occasion of our exhibition with Weldé at CFAlive Milan L’AMOUR TOUJOURS, we publish a new edition of the previously sold-out book that we produced with Weldé in 2017, FREIHEIT. All of the photographs in FREIHEIT were taken by Weldé on disposable cameras between 2011-2015. They show a tender side to the artist and his friend circle, and the purest form of trust. (more…)