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Upcoming exhibition Rijksmuseum Amsterdam: "Caravaggio-Bernini. Baroque in Rome"

10 February - 2020
by Femke van Leeuwen

This Friday, February 14, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam will open its new exhibition: “Caravaggio-Bernini. Baroque in Rome”. The exhibition shows more than seventy works by pioneers of Italian baroque art, including Caravaggio and Bernini. In the...

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Bronze dreams in pop art - Jorn van Hoorn

4 February - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

What began 5000 years ago as an alloy between copper and tin is still alive today. The casting of bronze. Telling stories, the essence of art. Telling the story in form, smell and color. The continuation of a 5000-year-old tradition translated to...

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Breitner vs Israels in the Kunstmuseum The Hague

4 February - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

In the spring of 1892, Isaac Israels (1865-1934) stood face to face with a beautiful snow-covered cityscape in the window of an art gallery in Amsterdam. It was a painting by George Hendrik Breitner (1857-1923) and it made a devastating impression...

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Paintings by Louis van der Linden: a stilled world

4 February - 2020
by Femke van Leeuwen

The paintings by  Louis van der Linden show nature and architecture in a stilled world. His depicted places of the sea, for instance, are unrecognizable during summer when people make full use of the sun beds and umbrellas again. “On the...

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Art Rotterdam 2020

3 February - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

Following a successful 20th anniversary edition last winter with no less than 28,500 visitors,  Art Rotterdam is delighted to announce its 21st edition which will take place next February. At Art Rotterdam 2020, art professionals and...

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The Fullness of Color: 1960s Painting

20 January - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

From December 18, 2019, through August 2020, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents  The Fullness of Color: 1960s Painting.  Featuring a selection of paintings by Helen Frankenthaler, Morris Louis, Kenneth Noland, Alma Thomas, and...

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The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Gauguin Portraits

18 January - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

The first-ever exhibition devoted to the Paul Gauguin Portraits. Spanning his early years as an artist through to his later years spent in French Polynesia, the exhibition shows how the French artist revolutionised the portrait.  By adding...

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Keith Haring mural in Amsterdam Preserved for the future

17 January - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

The mural by Keith Haring at the Foodcenter in Amsterdam-West will be restored next year. Haring painted the work in 1986, eight years later it disappeared behind a metal facade. During the rediscovery in 2018 the wall painting turned out to be in...

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Painter Ellen Davidzon and her Boundaries and the surfing life

15 January - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

With her loose brushes and light-coloured palette, painter Ellen Davidzon has created figurative, impressionistic city and beach scenes. By focussing on beauty, Davidzon makes the world look a bit softer. Wildly splashing water from children...

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