Cultural work

  • Prison in protected landscape

    2017

    Prison in protected landscape

    Commissioned by AR-TUR, Centre for Architecture, Karin Borghouts depicts the prisons of Merksplas…

  • B30 The Hague - KAAN Architecten

    2017

    B30 The Hague - KAAN Architecten

    The governmental building B30 in The Hague was first conceived by Daniël Knuttel in 1917, and now…

  • Antwerpen, stad verbeeld

    2015-2016

    Antwerpen, stad verbeeld

    Antwerpen, stad verbeeld (‘Antwerp, A City Depicted’) forms a diptych with Antwerpen, verloren…

  • Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp

    2011-2019

    Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp

    Het Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen (KMSKA) is closed for major renovation. The work…

  • Stadsfotograaf Antwerpen City photographer

    2012-2014

    Stadsfotograaf Antwerpen City photographer

    Karin Borghouts was selected as a city photographer of Antwerp, Belgium from March 2012 until March…

  • Museum De Lakenhal Leiden

    2016-2019

    Museum De Lakenhal Leiden

    Museum De Lakenhal in Leiden has commissioned the photographer Karin Borghouts to photograph the…

  • Architecture

    2003-2016

    Architecture

    Karin Borghouts photographs for several architects and architecture institutes. Many pictures…

  • Ghent Floralies

    2016

    Ghent Floralies

    The Ghent Floralies (Floraliën Gent) is a unique exhibition of flowers and plants in historical…

  • Historische Huizen Gent

    2015

    Historische Huizen Gent

    Karin Borghouts photographed exteriors and interiors of 7 Historische Huizen (historical houses) in…

  • The Royal Palace Belgium

    2011-2016

    The Royal Palace Belgium

    Karin Borghouts is photographing in the Royal Palace in the center of Brussels since 2011. These…

  • Royal Greenhouses

    2015

    Royal Greenhouses

    Designed by architect Balat (Victor Horta’s teacher) the Royal Greenhouses of Laeken are some…

  • Boekentoren

    2012-2015

    Boekentoren

    De Boekentoren (Book Tower) in Ghent Belgium is an architectural masterpiece (1936-1942) by the…

  • Churches of Ghent

    2014

    Churches of Ghent

    Solo exhibition in the abbey church of STAM. Karin Borghouts photographed 46 churches in Ghent (B);…

  • Bruges - Kantje boord

    2014

    Bruges - Kantje boord

    A commissioned assignment of Museum Bruges. Lace in past and present through the lens of Karin…

  • Antwerp city architect

    2013

    Antwerp city architect

    Stadsbouwmeester (City Architect) of Antwerp, Kristiaan Borret, commissioned Karin Borghouts to…

  • Bindingen

    2013

    Bindingen

    Portraits and stories of foreign people living in Antwerp BE. ‘Bindingen’ is a project…

  • Ghent Vooruit 100

    2012-2013

    Ghent Vooruit 100

    Vooruit Arts Center is a historic complex in the Belgian city of Ghent, Belgium. Vooruit was…

  • Museum to scale

    2012-2013

    Museum to scale

    Museum to scale features more of hundred exhibition rooms at a scale of 1/7. The exhibition gives an…

  • cc Hasselt

    2011-2012

    cc Hasselt

    Cultuurcentrum Hasselt Belgium celibrates 40 year in 2012 and commissioned Karin Borghouts to…

  • MAS citymuseum Antwerp

    2011

    MAS citymuseum Antwerp

    MAS Museum aan de Stroom, Antwerp (BE) asked Karin Borghouts to make six new city portraits for the…

  • Middelheimmuseum

    2010-2012

    Middelheimmuseum

    The Middelheim Museum is a unique sculptures and monumental art park near the Antwerp town edge…

  • Zoo beeldig

    2007

    Zoo beeldig

    A commissioned assignment of Erfgoedcel Antwerpen in collaboration with KMDA (The Antwerp Royal…

  • Verbeeld verleden

    2006-2007

    Verbeeld verleden

    ‘Portrayed Past’ was one of the two last exhibitions in the Volkskundemuseum (Museum of…

  • Living

    2006

    Living

    Karin Borghouts has photographed the living rooms of families from different ethnic backgrounds…

  • Saga Japan

    2005

    Saga Japan

    Karin Borghouts was invited to photograph in Japan in December 2005 at the invitation of the…