• Rubenianum

    Research institute for Flemish art of the 16th and 17th centuries


  • Monogrammist MHVH, Blijde inkomste van de hertog van Anjou in Antwerpen op 19 februari 1582, olieverf of paneel, 61,5 x 82,5 cm, Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum (inv. no. SK-A-4867). Copyright Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.
    Visualizing and Asserting Power in Netherlandish Joyous Entries
    Thursday 10 December 2020 - Friday 11 December 2020 from 15:30 to 18:50
    Individual visitors
    We celebrate the 385th anniversary of the Joyous Entry of Cardinal-Infant Ferdinand of Spain into Antwerp on 17 April in 1635, with an online conference.
  • Publication
    Fashion and Painting in Seventeenth-Century Antwerp
    Proceedings of the 2014 conference now available.
  • Rubenianum Kolveniershof, foto Jelle Vermeersch
    The latest news about the Rubens partners in Antwerp. 2020 | 3 edition is now available online.
  • The Rubenianum was temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The reading room has reopened Monday 11 May. Read more about the measures in place.
  • The Rubenianum is receiving the archive of the American art historian Prof. Walter S. Gibson.
  • A unique fundraising initiative
    You too can contribute to the art-historical research that is conducted in Antwerp.
  • Journal of the International Association of Research Institutes in the History of Art
    The Rubenianum invites submissions for RIHA Journal on early modern (art) historical topics.
  • Rubens catalogue project
    Here you can consult the complete list of titles of the Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard and leaf through the volumes that have been digitized.