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The Bulletin on Bruzz: 17 May

12:00 17/05/2020
Listen back to the reports and interviews from The Bulletin's Sunday lunchtime show on 98.8FM in Brussels

'It is not desirable for our streets to be dominated by cars again'

Belgium must give proper thought, now, to the post-coronavirus future of its towns and cities, a group of 100 experts wrote in an open letter jointly published this week by The Bulletin, Le Soir and De Standaard. The letter argues that Belgium's exit from the coronavirus shutdown cannot be planned without studying the long-term impact on public space and how we get around. We hear from one of the letter's authors, Annekatrien Verdickt.

Punk Graphics

Brussels design museum ADAM reopens on 21 May and entry will be free for the first four days. Available for viewing will be the permanent collection as well as the temporary exhibition Punk Graphics: Too Fast to Live, Too Young to DieThe punk, post-punk and new wave eras were about more than just music and this exhibition takes a look at the totally original and extremely inventive visual language that came out of the era - a language that would deeply influence overall graphic design.

Written by Richard Harris, Paul McNally