The Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival takes place every year in March! Due to Covid-19, the festival had to be moved from March 2021 to the end of May 2021. All information about the postponed visits can be found on the website www.banad.brussels.

As a former Art Nouveau & Art Deco Biennale, the BANAD Festival incorporates the basis of the Biennale in a broader concept. On the program: visits to exceptional Art Nouveau and Art Deco interiors, guided tours on foot, by bus, by bike, adapted tours for people with disabilities, concerts, a fair with objects from this special period and activities for families !

In addition to visits to Art Nouveau and Art Deco houses and interiors, Arkadia organizes some guided walking tours.

Art nouveau

We will start our journey back through time at nightfall, to experience the true souls of Art Nouveau and Art Deco cafés and places of entertainment, including “Le Falstaff”, “L'Archiduc” and “Le Cirio”. We will learn about the history of entertainment, including during the Belle Epoque and the...
Art nouveau offers a wide range of variations, each one more original than others. Some buildings are geometrical, others organic, all of them showing amazing distinctive features which reflect the feelings of architects or commissioners. Arkadia takes you in Horta's old district to reveal Art...

Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival 2021

We will start our journey back through time at nightfall, to experience the true souls of Art Nouveau and Art Deco cafés and places of entertainment, including “Le Falstaff”, “L'Archiduc” and “Le Cirio”. We will learn about the history of entertainment, including during the Belle Epoque and the...
We will start our journey back through time at nightfall, to experience the true souls of Art Nouveau and Art Deco cafés and places of entertainment, including “Le Falstaff”, “L'Archiduc” and “Le Cirio”. We will learn about the history of entertainment, including during the Belle Epoque and the...
Art nouveau offers a wide range of variations, each one more original than others. Some buildings are geometrical, others organic, all of them showing amazing distinctive features which reflect the feelings of architects or commissioners. Arkadia takes you in Horta's old district to reveal Art...
The Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival takes place every year in March! The fifth edition has been postponed from 22 May to 6 June 2021. During three weekends the festival will offer you exceptional Art Nouveau and Art Deco interiors, guided tours on foot, by bus and by bike,...
L'architecte Louis Tenaerts (1898-1994) disait avoir construit 1635 immeubles ! A ce jour, l'inventaire de ses œuvres de l'entre-deux-guerres s'élève à 186 réalisations, oscillant d'un style Art Déco traditionnel au style Paquebot, une tendance épurée de l'Art Déco. Le quartier Coghen, à Uccle,...