René Magritte

René François Ghislain Magritte was a Belgian Surrealist artist. He became well known for creating a number of witty and thought-provoking images. Often depicting ordinary objects in an unusual context, his work is known for challenging observers' preconditioned perceptions of reality.

Landmarks in the Area

Cemetery
Schaerbeek Cemetery, is a cemetery belonging to the municipality of and where the inhabitants of Schaerbeek have the right to be buried. is situated 340 meters southeast of René Magritte. Photo: Varech, Public domain.

Cemetery
The Brussels Cemetery is a cemetery situated in , . is situated 500 meters southwest of René Magritte. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway halt
Bordet railway station is a railway station in Brussels, . is situated 1¼ km northwest of René Magritte. Photo: Lumixbx, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
is situated 1½ km south of René Magritte. Photo: Lumixbx, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Evere is one of the 19 municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region. is situated 1¼ km west of René Magritte. Photo: David Edgar, CC BY 2.5.

Village
Haren is an old municipality of Brussels in , that was merged into the municipality of the in 1921. is situated 2½ km north of René Magritte. Photo: David Edgar, CC BY 2.5.

Town
Woluwe-Saint-Lambert or Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe is one of the nineteen municipalities in the Brussels-Capital Region of . is situated 3 km south of René Magritte. Photo: Val choko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Schaerbeek or Schaarbeek is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the Brussels-Capital Region of . is situated 3½ km west of René Magritte. Photo: David Edgar, CC BY 2.5.

René Magritte

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