The Conference

“Wood and Canvas (and rabbit glue) in the Modern World” was organised by theatrEurope together with the OISTAT Architecture and Technology Commissions in Antwerp, Belgium, from 12th to 15th June of 2014.

The conference included, in adition to the lectures and presentations, a wide range of social an touristical activities.


The opening reception took place at the foyer of the bourla theatre.

Opening reception

Bourla tour


Participants of the conference enjoy a tour of the historic Bourla machinerie.


Participants of the conference were invited for a tour of the LaMonnaie opera house.

LaMonnaie tour

The audience

Dinner at the Crypt

Final panel discussion


For those who stayed longer (and survived all the activities) there was a last dinner.

Survivors dinner