Art Events & Exhibitions14 LISTINGS
Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art Exhibits from Jan 29
th 2016 to Dec 31
The Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art presents temporary and longer term curated exhibitions, theoretical and educational programs and print media. Currently the center is showing 'Para|Fictions' (until 31 Dec), 'Laure Prouvost - the wet wet wanderer' (until 9 Apr), 'Eric Baudelaire - The Mu...
Maritiem Museum Exhibits from Jan 1
st 2017 to Dec 31
The Maritiem Museum in Rotterdam city center offering includes a collection of historic vessels which you can board. In addition, there are frequent limited-time only exhibits offered. Some of those are: The World on Your Plate (thru Mar 2017), Living on the Water (thru Nov 2017), Sea Palaces (thru...
Museum Gouda Exhibits from Mar 1
st 2016 to Jan 14
Museum Gouda maintains an extensive art collection (including works from Dutch artists of The Hague School), pottery, sculptures and religious artifacts (from St Janskerk). It also presents limited-time exhibitions. Currently on display are 'Eye for Detail' (until 29 Jan), 'What is going right in yo...
Escher in Het Paleis from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 31
'Escher in Het Paleis' is the exhibition of works by renown Dutch artist M.C. Escher (1898-1972) in what used to be the winter palace of Queen Emma of the Netherlands. Visitors will also see images of the original furnishings in each room. The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday 11:00-17:00 (ticket off...
Fotomuseum Exhibits from Aug 18
Fotomuseum Den Haag offers temporary exhibits including: Gerard Petrus Fieret: There are no failed photographs (thru 10th Sept)Gameboycameraman (thru 10th Sept)Peter Hujar: Speed of Life (thru 15th Oct)Fotomuseum Den Haag is open Tuesday to Sunday 11:00-18:00. Admission: €8.00 Adults. Stadhoude...
Rijksmuseum van Oudheden Exhibitions from Nov 18
th 2016 to Dec 31
The Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (the Dutch National Museum of Antiquities) in Leiden offers temporary exhibits in addition to its permanent collection. Currently on display are 'Queens of the Nile' (until 17 Apr) and 'Splendour & Precision' (until end of 2017). The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday...
Kunsthal Exhibits from Jan 1
st 2017 to Sep 10
Rotterdam's Kunsthal offers a wide range of temporary exhibits. Current and coming exhibits include: Robert Mapplethorpe - 22nd April to 24th AugustPrince LOVE LIVE - 13th May to 10th SeptemberKunsthal is open Tuesday to Saturday 10:00-17:00, Sunday 11:00-17:00.Admission Adults €12.Located in Museum...
Crown Jewels from Asia at Hortus Botanicus from Apr 14
th 2017 to Oct 8
The Hortus Botanicus in Leiden will be celebrating 200 years of the garden in Bogor, the Kebun Raya Bogor or 's lands plantentuin te Buitenzorg with an exhibition of tropical plants in both the greenhouses and gardens. The exhibition runs from Friday 14th April through Sunday 8th October. The focus...
World of the VOC at National Archives from Feb 24
th 2017 to Jan 7
For nearly 200 years the Dutch East India Company dominated trade in the Far East. From Friday 24th February 2017 through Sunday 7th January 2018, the Dutch National Archive (Nationaal Archief) in The Hague will be presenting an exhibition which showcases many of the original documents which kept th...
Cool Japan at Museum Volkenkunde from Apr 14
th 2017 to Sep 17
Museum Volkenkunde, the Dutch national museum of ethnology in Leiden, is exhibiting 'Cool Japan' from Sunday 14 April through Sunday 17 September. The exhibition includes contemporary art (from Japanese artists such as Katsushika Hokusai and Matsuura Hiroyuki), anime and comic books as well as antiq...
Discovery of Mondriaan at Gemeentemuseum from Jun 1
st 2017 to Nov 5
The Gemeente Museum in The Hague offers several temporary exhibitions each year in addition to displaying artifacts from its own collection. Current limited-time exhibits being shown include: The Discovery of Mondriaan (thru 24 Sept 2017)Tumult in the City (thru 5 Nov 2017)China Character (thru 22 O...
Mauritshuis Exhibits from Mar 9
th 2017 to Jan 14
Mauritshuis Museum in The Hague offers temporary exhibitions in addition to its own extensive collection of Dutch and Flemish paintings dating from the fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries (which includes the renown painting by Johannes Vermeer, 'Girl With A Pearl Earring'). Current and u...
Summer Cleaning of Panorama Mesdag from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 30
From Friday 7th July through early October the 1,340 m2 Panorama Mesdag circular painting of Scheveningen and the North Sea will be undergoing a cleaning. It has been more than 2 decades since the last cleaning took place in the 1990's. Visitors to the museum can observe the process which includes 3...
Silver Design in Time from Jun 15
th 2017 to Mar 4
The Nederlands Zilvermuseum is running the exhibition 'Silver Design in Time' through 4th March 2018. The exhibit offers an overview of silver design from the Dutch silver industry over the course of 100 years - the rise, the glory era and the stagnation, as well as Dutch silver design successes abr...