Commons:Wiki Loves Art Belgium in 2016

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Wiki Loves Art is a photo competition / scavenger hunt that takes place throughout Belgium between 1 July and 31 August 2016. For this project, 13 museums and libraries from cities all over the country welcomed amateur photographers and allowed them to take pictures or their art collections for Wikipedia. During the course of the project several events were organized, including photo workshops, guided tours and Wikipedia writing sessions.

Wiki Loves Art is an initiative of Wikimedia Belgium, Packed vzw, FARO, Open Knowledge Belgium, and Creative Commons Belgium.

To participate, photos must be taken in one of the museums in the list below, and uploaded our special upload wizard. Only uploads during July and August 2016 will be judged by a jury, but you are welcome to upload also your images after the contest period.


Participating organisations[edit]

Organisation Location Uploaded images in photo contest Wikidata Category of organisation on Commons
Musée de la Céramique d'Andenne Andenne Musée de la Céramique d'Andenne Q3330010 museum
FOMU Antwerp Fotomuseum Provincie Antwerpen Q2635059 museum
Hendrik Conscience Heritage Library Antwerp Erfgoedbibliotheek Hendrik Conscience Q2564527 library
Hallepoort/Porte de Hal (KMKG-MRAH) Brussels Porte de Hal/Hallepoort Q2988142 museum
Jubelparkmuseum/Musée du Cinquantenaire (KMKG-MRAH) Brussels Cinquantenaire Museum Q5121082 museum
Royal Library of Belgium (KBR) Brussels Royal Library of Belgium Q383931 library
Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History Brussels Royal Military Museum Q1395176 museum
Museum of Fine Arts Ghent (MSK Ghent) Ghent Museum of Fine Arts Q2365880 museum
Bardelaeremuseum Lembeke Bardelaere Museum Q25939064 museum
Library of Université de Liège Liège University of Liège Library Q26196729 library
Kazerne Dossin Mechelen Kazerne Dossin memorial Q2123638 museum
Mundaneum Mons/Bergen Mundaneum Q451 museum
Musée Royal de Mariemont Morlanwelz Musée de Mariemont Q1976221 museum

Relevant categories[edit]

Winning photos[edit]

Partners[edit]

It was not possible to organise Wiki Loves Art 2016 with our partners:

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