Since 1522, the Grand Prince of Moscow Vasili III and the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
exchanged a lot of letters and embassies. So started, 500 years ago, a surprisingly intense dialogue between Russia and the greatest West Europian power as allies, « in brotherhood and love »…
A tour of the exhibition will be led by Vladimir Ronin, Doctor of History, Master of Slavic Studies, currently teaching at the KU Leuven (Antwerp campus). Author of numerous publications – works on the history of Central Europe in the Middle Ages, as well as on Russian-Belgian relations over the past two centuries.
Languages: Russian, French, Dutch