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Frank Walter - Liberated through art

17 September - 2020
by Alice Broeksma

Although he tried to organise this during his lifetime, Frank Walter (1926-2009) never did see a complete exhibition of his work. The artist from Antigua, who travelled to Europe in the Fifties and lived in Britain and Germany, produced about 5000...

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Willie Wartaal bestijgt de troon in het Mauritshuis

15 July - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

Op 23 juli 2020 brengt rapper Willie Wartaal zijn nieuwste nummer 'Mootje' uit en geeft hij een speciaal mini-concert met livestream vanuit het Mauritshuis. De rapper is alweer de vierde artiest in het kader van het muzikale project Bekijk het...

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Rijksmuseum from home

2 April - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

Now that we cannot enjoy the art together in the museum, we’d like to bring the Rijksmuseum to living rooms across the world with online initiatives. So let’s dive into the collection and explore the stories. #rijksmuseumfromhome...

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Niki de Saint Phalle - Structures for Life

2 April - 2020
by Vincent Moleveld

Niki de Saint Phalle  (American and French, 1930‒2002) created exuberant works intended to transform environments, individuals, and society. The first New York museum exhibition of the work of this visionary feminist and activist artist...

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The best virtual tours and online exhibitions of world-class museums

24 March - 2020
by Femke van Leeuwen

Visit world-class museums at home from your couch through virtual tours and online exhibitions. Now that the corona virus has been declared a pandemic, museums have had to close their doors. However, you can visit many museums via the Google Arts...

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Andy Warhol exhibition at Tate Modern

14 March - 2020
by Femke van Leeuwen

This week, the Tate Modern in London opened its  Andy Warhol exhibition , which provides a new look at the pop art superstar’s life and work. It is the first retrospective of the artist at Tate in almost twenty years. The exhibition is on...

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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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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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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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