July 18, 2019
Read biologist Dirk Draulans article in KNACK on LABIOMISTA -
July 9, 2019
To celebrate the opening of LABIOMISTA, the second edition of the LABIOMISTA journal has been published.
Including interviews with a.o. artist Koen Vanmechelen, Mayor of Genk Wim Dries, Architect Mario Botta, International Human Rights lawyer Manfred Nowak and a text by...
On the 6th of July, LABIOMISTA, the remarkable evolving artwork by Belgian artist Koen Vanmechelen, opened its gates. Vanmechelen’s ‘pregnant site’, a unique collaboration with the city of Genk, already attracted world press to Zwartberg.
Daring and ambitious, LABIOMIST...
October 9, 2018
With more than 400 people, Dag van de Cosmogolem at LABIOMISTA - Studio Koen Vanmechelen was a great success!
Huge thanks to everyone who made this possible, Ecuador is looking forward to their giant of hope!
September 19, 2018
Wallpaper* magazine, a leading international publication on architecture, arts and design, published a 6page story on LABIOMISTA, focussing on the Battery building, designed by Mario Botta.
July 31, 2018
We recently completed the construction of the 10m high Cosmogolem statue at Labiomista. An open head, made out of marble and steel, represent the 'free mind' of the cosmogolem.
VRT news documented the placing of the last block of 15 tons;
July 16, 2018
Exclusive chance to get a look behind the scenes of the constructions process of LABIOMISTA - set to open spring 2019.
Opening of the picnic spot in NOMAD LAND
Fiesta del Cosmogolem, 5 April 2020, LABIOMISTA, Genk (BE)
February 11, 2020
Lecture, Change | The New Current x TENT, 11 Jan, 2020, Rotterdam (NL)
December 18, 2019
Dag van de Wetenschap, LABIOMISTA - Studio Koen Vanmechelen, 24 nov, 2019 Genk (BE)
November 7, 2019
Human Rights House Tulum (MX), Opening 10 NOV, 2019
November 5, 2019
Documentary on artist Koen Vanmechelen on CANVAS, 27 OCT, 22h05
October 24, 2019
Medusa, OVIDIUS in Metamorfose, University Library KULeuven, 21 NOV 2019 - 16 FEB, 2020
October 18, 2019
Under Pressure, Open Secret, From sand, works in glass, Milan (IT), 24/7
Lecture, X–festival 2019, Looking further, UHASSELT, 22 OCT, 2019
October 10, 2019
Vlaanderen volgens Bruegel - visited LABIOMISTA - Studio Koen Vanmechelen, NPO2, Avrotros
September 10, 2019