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Les fondateurs du Mundaneum entrent au London Science Museum23 October 2014

Le 25 octobre 2014 ouvre la nouvelle galerie "Ere de l'Information" du London Science Museum. Les fondateurs du Mundaneum sont les seuls Belges pionniers du web à découvrir! Read more

The « Prix Henri La Fontaine 2014 » awarded to Jean Plantu’s cartoonists20 October 2014

On 11 October, the Nobel Committee announced its selection of Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay as Laureates 2014 of the Nobel Peace Prize. That announcement allows the Mundaneum to commemorate every year its own Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine (1913). This year in particular, as the Henri La Fontaine Foundation just awarded the « Prix International Henri La Fontaine » to the Cartooning for peace association of Jean Plantu! Read more

Quinzaine Numérique 201407 October 2014

La Quinzaine Numérique est de retour, le Mundaneum est évidemment de la partie ! Read more

François Schuiten mis à l’honneur par l’UMONS22 September 2014

Le dessinateur et scénographe du Mundaneum reçoit les insignes de Docteur Honoris Causa Read more

1914-1918, the Belgian press during the First World War08 September 2014

A new online exhibition from our archive centre brings to light a panorama of the press during the First World War. Read more

The Platonic Network : "Art Talk" by Alex Wright20 August 2014

The author told us more about the visionary ideas of Paul Otlet in an online "Google Art Talk" on 3 Sept. at 17h CET. Read more

The founders of the Mundaneum amongst 200 years of Information Age!18 August 2014

On 25 October 2014, the London Science Museum will open its new gallery devoted to the "Information Age". The founders of the Mundaneum are amongst the pioneers of the web on display! Read more

First World War: from Mons to Cambrai, an "angel" to guide you10 July 2014

Commemorating the Great War nowadays cannot do without digital technologies. A european interregional project allowed the Mundaneum and partners to develop 6 new circuits around Mons and Cambrai. The application "The Great War - Man, Arms and Peace" will be available from early August. Read more

Creative Valley: the Mundaneum partner of the creative hub in Mons!04 July 2014

The new "Creative Valley" hub brings together practioners of the creative and cultural world in Mons. The Mundaneum is onboard! Read more

Paul Otlet's new biography by New York Times columnist Alex Wright27 May 2014

Paul Otlet, jurist, bibliographer, founder of the Mundaneum, now honoured by the land of the Silicon Valley! To be published by Oxford University Press: "Cataloging the world: Paul Otlet and the birth of Information age" Read more

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