21 Jan 2022 → 26 Mar 2022

In the context of PhotoBrussels Festival, Hangar presents the collective show "In the Shadow of Trees". The exhibition brings together 21 artists. Standing alone in the landscape, or surrounded by or competing with its peers in the forest, forming a distant or close part of human activities, the tree is a highly pertinent subject in contemporary photography. The variations of forms and light that the tree expresses so well, in essence, the raw materials of photography, did not escape the pioneers of this medium in the 19th century either. Throughout the history of art, the tree has been used as an explicit symbol of life, growth, of seasonal death, and resilience. While the tree, the world’s largest living organism, sometimes surviving for thousands of years, is often the emblem of a particular...

Opening Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 18:00
Thursday 12:00 - 18:00
Friday 12:00 - 18:00
Saturday 12:00 - 18:00
Sunday Closed
Gallery Info → Map →
21 Jan 2022 → 26 Mar 2022
21 Jan 2022 → 26 Mar 2022

In the context of PhotoBrussels Festival, Hangar presents the collective show "In the Shadow of Trees". The exhibition brings together 21 artists. Standing alone in the landscape, or surrounded by or competing with its peers in the forest, forming a distant or close part of human activities, the tree is a highly pertinent subject in contemporary photography. The variations of forms and light that the tree expresses so well, in essence, the raw materials of photography, did not escape the pioneers of this medium in the 19th century either. Throughout the history of art, the tree has been used as an explicit symbol of life, growth, of seasonal death, and resilience. While the tree, the world’s largest living organism, sometimes surviving for thousands of years, is often the emblem of a particular...

Opening Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 18:00
Thursday 12:00 - 18:00
Friday 12:00 - 18:00
Saturday 12:00 - 18:00
Sunday Closed
Gallery Info → Map →