Brussels Art Square

Founded in 2005 by a small group of passionate antique dealers, Brussels Art Square is one of the oldest most reliable antique and fine arts market districts in Brussels. The art galleries that take part in this event provide unfettered access to a wide range of antiques and artwork

Venue's contact details (premium feature)

Home » Markets » Europe » Belgium » Brussels Art Square

Founded in 2005 by a small group of passionate antique dealers, Brussels Art Square is one of the oldest most reliable antique and fine arts market districts in the capital city. This event takes place every year, usually in September.

One of the aims of the event is to promote the well-established Sablon Square as an important and unique location for art and antiques in Belgium. The organizers also seek to foster international links among the antiquing community and increase the number of visitors to this colorful gallery district.

Participants in the Brussels Art Square do vary from year to year, though typically around 50 dealers sign up to take part. Many of these are long-term business residents in Le Sablon, which is known as the oldest most reliable antique and fine arts market district in Brussels. During the three days of the festivities, the galleries and antique houses host an open house, and each business curates a special selection of high-quality works of art and themed exhibitions to present. There is nothing else quite like this in the annual antiquing calendar and those with a particular passion for antiques, fine art, and collectibles will definitely want to make note of the dates.

The galleries that take part in the Brussels Art Square provide unfettered access to a wide range of antiques and artwork. One store that takes part is the Galerie des Minimes, a fantastic combination of museum and flea market that can keep visitors entertained for hours. Sablon Square is also home to the Marché des Antiquaires du Sablon, a twice-weekly flea market, which is a true Aladdin’s cave for antiquing enthusiasts. This historical square is simply steeped in art and culture and the Brussels Art Square festival is the perfect opportunity to take in everything that the location has to offer.

type of items sold here (premium feature)

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Bummer, you’re seeing only 25% of this website’s content

Your time is too valuable to be spent traveling to second-tier flea markets and antique shows. If you’re serious about scoring valuable finds, our premium membership is the missing piece that will turn your next antiquing trip into a success story!

See what you are missing

Kelly Vittengl
"I managed to hit a few smaller markets around France, thanks to this website which has seriously changed my rug hunting life!!"
Suzanne Coppola
"I source for my business on buying trips frequently throughout the year, so I find fleamapket hugely helpful in uncovering those markets and local events while planning itineraries. It’s become a tremendous resource to gain insight on new areas to target!"
Alain Maurepuy
Alain MaurepuyPrivate Collector and Assets Manager
"Regardless of whether you are a professional antique dealer or just a flea market enthusiast, fleamapket is certainly the most helpful and comprehensive resource you will find to guide you on your antique sourcing ventures."
Dr. Marc Ludwig
Dr. Marc LudwigFounder - FotoTV.
"Searching for flea markets worth visiting, beyond the ones surrounding me, used to be a challenge. Thanks to fleamapket and its search & reviews features, I have visited markets in the States, France, Germany and Belgium that otherwise I would not have found."
Alex Wijnen
Alex WijnenFounder - Attic Antics
"When I sell at markets and shows here in the US, customers with upcoming travel plans to Europe always ask me where they should go to find brocante treasures. And I always happily point them to fleamapket since it's the best, most comprehensive resource out there."
Pauline Cappelen
Pauline CappelenFounder & Creative Director - Adornment
"Fleamapket has been the ultimate tool for us in order to find the best vintage and markets in every city we visit. We use it frequently and highly recommend it to all vintage and antique lovers out there!"
Aurélie Lefeuvre
"Finding new places to source for vintage fabrics for my clients is a time consuming but necessary activity. Fleamapket has dramatically improved my work life and travel time by helping me shop only the most valuable markets."
Katy Olson
"Treasure hunting just got easier. Targeting antique shop owners, interior designers, stylists and artists, Fleamapket has been helping antique lovers source wares since last year. This app will change the way you shop antiques shows."
Nic Royal
"I had a fabulous Europe, UK and US journey last year for which the subscription was fantastic!"
Michael Peeler
"Reserving flights 8 to 9 months in advance helps me manage my airfare expenses. Even in the best of times, many of the markets I follow in France don't publish their plans that far in advance. Fleamapket provides the newest information, well before I can find it online."
Nicolas Martin
"Letting luck be your only guide in your search for antiques means taking the risk of missing out on great opportunities. Come prepared with a sense of direction and stop wasting your time. Let Fleamapket guide you."