Julie Waseige

Art Historian, curator and scientific director at The Marcel Mariën Foundation


Julie Waseige is an art historian and curator specialized in Belgian surrealism. From 2013 to 2016 she worked as a scientific collaborator and researcher at the Magritte Museum, Brussels. Since then, she is working as an independent scholar. She co-curated the exhibition “René Magritte. La Ligne de Vie” (Lugano / Helsinki, 2018-2019). She curated the digital show “Inside Magritte” (Milan / Florence / Seoul, 2018-2020). She is currently writing books on René Magritte for the Taschen and Ludion press and she is working on the digital catalogue raisonné of René Magritte. In may 2019, she became the scientific director of the Marcel Mariën Foundation dedicated to the study, the protection and the promotion of Belgian surrealism.