Organisation

The exhibition is made possible by Katoen Natie, Indaver and The Phoebus Foundation, under the auspices of the Province East Flanders.

'The Birth of Capitalism' is a compilation of magnificent objects from renowned museums, archives, libraries and private collections.

Curator

Prof. Dr. Katharina Van Cauteren

Art lenders

‘The Birth of Capitalism’ is a compilation of magnificent objects from renowned museums, archives, libraries and private collections in Belgium.

  • Collection Belfius Bank
  • Collection Katoen Natie
  • Ghent University Library
  • Groeningemuseum Bruges
  • Leuven University, University Archives and Art Collection
  • Leuven University Library, Tabularium
  • M-Museum Leuven
  • MAS Museum aan de Stroom, Antwerp
  • The Mad Art Collection, Mechelen
  • The Princely B├ęguinage Ten Wijngaerde, Bruges
  • The Phoebus Foundation
  • The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp
  • The Royal Library of Belgium, Brussels
  • The Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp