Sneak Peek of Lumière Cinema Café Restaurant 11 September, from 12:00 until 19:00 hrs Bassin 88 We’re nearly there! With only a few weeks to go until the official opening on 14 and 15 October, our new film theatre is almost ready. The cinemas are approaching completion, the restaurant sill soon be operational – there’s […]
Make a note of all the dates regarding our relocation and the opening of the new Lumière 11 September: OPEN DAY during the Parcours and the Open Monuments Day A sneak peek of our new film theatre and cafe restaurant. 17 September: FAREWELL to our old venue at Bogaardenstraat 40b A final film and the […]
A mere two years after the first shovel went into the ground, at the end of September Lumière relocates to the beautifully restored, monumental building of the old Sphinx factories at the threshold of the new Sphinxkwartier city district. In the central hall that once generated steam and electricity for the factory, is now a […]
A new location means new chairs. But we want to make sure everyone has a say in which chairs the new Lumière will be fitted with. That’s why you, our patrons, can test the options and vote for your favourites. Drop by between the 1st and 14th of February to assess the options and choose […]
Join us at the Bassin for a taste of the new Lumière on 22 August 2015. From summer 2016, the Lumière Cinema will be housed at the former boiler house on the Bassin, and how better to celebrate this fact than with an outdoor cinema? With feet not quite in the water (because the film […]
With our imminent relocation in mind, we asked a group of students from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design for their take on Lumière. This is the surprising result.
The power station at the Sphinx and the two underlying boiler houses date from 1910. In 1996, the building was declared a national monument. An extensive restoration began to prepare the building for the next century and preserve its rich history. Verlaan & Bouwstra architects have been tasked with modernising the building while preserving its […]