During the Park Poétik summer of 2021, art collective KNEPH created a living installation in Forest Park. Platform Poétik 2.0/Gryoo worked around five different trees. Like a fungus, the installation expanded into a poetic forest and depicted contemporary issues in an artistic way. We arrived at the last tree: the old chestnut. Read more

Performance - Surprise - Fiesta

Wellness Piknik 29.08

It will be a nice way to end our busy summer. Put your feet in a mobile foot bath, sweat off all your impressions in our sauna-in-a-horse-car, put your children in the children's broth and bring your own picnic. Read more

Music - Surprise - CONCEPT - Fiesta

FIESTA POÉTIK sound system festival 28.08

Park Poétik 2021 zit er bijna op, mais nous partons avec un bang ! Ce samedi 28.08.21, the whole day music will resonate in the streets of Sint-Gillis and Vorst. Découvrez notre liste impressionannante de Sound Systems en warm je heupen al maar op ! Because the Poétik groove WILL make you MOVE! Read more

Music - Surprise

Cérémonie du feu: KNALDRANG 29.08

Light and darkness, tension and climax, space and movement.... A contemporary ceremony with a bit of madness! Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG

Sounds for the soul: 07.08 & 08.08 & ...

  Sounds for the Soul, a musical way of saying that we care Read more

Performance - Surprise

Zebraman - Alain Rinckhout: 18.08

Man lies on the street and "repaints" the pedestrian crossing. Read more

Performance - Surprise

Dag 4 - Cie Frieda: 28.08

Light installation in a dark place  Read more

Music - Performance - Theatre - Surprise - wordless

Moving Memories - MoVart - Danscentrumjette

Under the guidance of 2 artist/educators, Corentin Delpierre and Penelope Deslooverevan MoVart - Danscentrumjette, 10 children worked for a year towards a performance. This project is an artistic... Read more

Music - Theatre - Surprise - Workshops - wordless

Phosphographons! - Maria Dermitzaki

Phosphographons! by Maria Dermitzaki Is an installation that offers a playful, creative, poetic and multi-sensory experience. Based on the intriguing phenomenon of phosphorescence, we invite big... Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise

Cérémonie du feu : KNALDRANG + MASSAGRAF : 21.08

Light and darkness, tension and climax, space and movement.... A contemporary ceremony with a bit of madness! Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise - Workshops - wordless

Saint-Denis Poétik | Atelier Leon + La Poéthèque : 20.08

 1 square -> 2 open projects Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG

SKRYF - Gijs Van Bon

The sand writer Skryf drives himself forward,leaving behind a ribbon of sand letters. Skryf refers to transience.A tiny heap of sand creates the magic of the word.  Man, nature and time make sure... Read more

Performance - Surprise - wordless

Atelier Leon - Seppe Baeyens 16.08 - 20.08

A 5-day participatory dance workshop open to everyone at Square St Denis in Forest. Read more

Music - Performance - Theatre - Surprise - ENG

Peggy Lee Cooper, Songs from the side show : 12.09

With her voice sounding like an old diesel engine, Peggy Lee Cooper is on the road again to bring you songs that smell of dust, heat, despair, sad clowns and cheap Bourbon breath.Also... it's a pretty fun show. Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG - wordless

Kleine ruimtevaarder - Kopland

A mysterious space capsule has landed! The ‘Kleine Ruimtevaarder’ gets out and goes for a walk in the neighbourhood.  The small astronaut is looking for humanity and continues his mission on... Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG - wordless

Hep! Toilettes!- Cie DisMoiOui

An urgent need? Hep! Toilettes! is coming!  This mobile dry toilet, driven by two fanatics, ensures that the whole cartier can empty its bladder. Like two iron marchands they drive through the... Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise

Immersabilis - Cie Chaussons Rouges : 7.08 & 8.08

The poetic encounter of 2 tightrope walkers, 1 saxophonist and the Marais WIELS Read more

Music - Theatre - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG

Histoires mouvementées- Cie En Bord De Senne

3 dancers and 1 musician invite passers-by to participate in their improvisation. All they need is a few words and they are launched for a whole performance.  Cie En Bord De Senne  Parc Pierre... Read more

"Being a Choreographer": a collaboration towards a choreographic act. Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG

Slakkenrace- Le Directeur: 4/08

A wild snail race sets the neighbourhood abuzz! Which snail will win the most beautiful salad and who will get the salt!    Company: Le Directeur  Costumes: Nepco   04/08 Divercity - Parvis... Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise

Studio Cité - Benjamin Vandewalle: 31.07 & 01.08

'Arts carnival strikes down on Saint-Gilles!' Read more

Surprise - ENG - wordless

Espaces cyclophones - François Cys: 24 & 25.07

Bike your music ! Read more

Performance - Surprise - ENG - wordless - NL/FR

The Unheard - CREW & K.A.K.: 21.07

A live street performance in which five robotic horns travel through the city in search of an audience. Read more

Performance - Surprise - NL/FR/ENG

Blik vooruit - Rosse Bert & artist

BLIK VOORUIT surprised you with their shopping cart in the street and invited people to turn their dreams into reality. Read more

Performance - Surprise

Gnomus Domesticus: 18.07

An elf in a glass container, durational performance Read more

Theatre - Surprise

Re-tape ta règle: 17.07

a person in a glass container in dialogue with the public Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise - ENG - FR

Massagraf : 11.07

Massagraf est inquiétant. Read more

Music - Performance - Surprise - ENG - wordless

Silent disco - funeral of norms celebration party: 10.07 & 11.07

Park Poétik nodigt je uit om te dansen ! Een mega roze opblaaskerk als decor voor een Funeral of Norms Celebration Party ! Het feestje van de zomer... Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise

Wasmannen - Man in Pak 07.07

4 somewhat shady but very stylish individuals were seen in St.Gilles and Forest Read more

Performance - Theatre - Surprise - wordless

T.R.A.N.S.I.T.S.C.A.P.E: Urban Distortions

A huge bubble inflates and fills up at Jacques Franck Square and Forest Park! 08.07 Read more

Performance - Film - Theatre - Surprise - wordless

Wondervensters: Audrey Deroo & Wouter Verdegem

You can't go to the theatre? Then the theatre will come to you! This mobile street spectacle in a transparent caravan tells the story of Captain Brussels & Brussels Boy, a duo of Brussels... Read more

Music - Performance - Theatre - Surprise - wordless

Be Bubbled: Ron Jaluai

The streets of Saint-Gilles and Forest are bombarded with no fewer than 36,000 bubbles a minute! A magic cart, a flying antique cargo bike and lots of bubbles are the ingredients for a magical... Read more

Let's end the summer together by dancing around a gigantic inflatable submarine. See you soon :) Read more