The next B-magic PhD-seminar will take place at the University Library in Ghent, 14 december 2018, 14-16h.

Location: Sint-Hubertusstraat 8 (be on time at the entrance, the venue is the old HIKO-library by Henri Van de Velde, accessible only to authorized library staff members)


  • 14.00-14.20: Visit collection lantern slides HIKO (Hoger Instituut voor Kunstgeschiedenis en Oudheidkunde)
  • 14.20-14.40: Introduction to the archival collection 'vliegende bladen’
  • 14.40-15.40: DIY workshop “Taking pictures of archival material” by photographer and film historian Hilde D’haeyere: bring your photo camera (or smartphone)!
  • 15.40-16.00: Questions, remarks, discussion...
  • 16.00-16.30 Exposition Variétés in Art Center Vandenhove @ Rozier 1, 9000 Gent (Corner Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat)

For those interested, you can spice up this program with more fun in the evening: a performance by Ontroerend Goed @The Vooruit (17h), Meg Stuart & Tim Etchells @Campo (20h30) and the next level Christmas Shopping 'Jingle Balls' @Campo Boma (17-23h).

! Please confirm your presence by 28 November (by e-mail to and let us know if you’re interested to join dinner in the evening (19h, ENTR, Ham 147, 9000 Gent - close to Campo Boma and railway station Gent-Dampoort).