Amsterdam International Art Fair ~ Free Entrance on Saturday!

This weekend the first edition of the Amsterdam International Art Fair is being held at the Beurs van Berlage. This amazing location will be filled by galleries from all over the world, showing modern art of artists they represent. Of course an art fair like this will attract the people with money looking to buy…
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Exhibition: Dick Bruna ~ Creator of Miffy @ Rijksmuseum

As part of the 60th anniversary of Miffy the Rijksmuseum will host an exhibition dedicated to Dick Bruna, the creator of Miffy (Nijntje). This exhibition will show you the highlights of his work, but also the work by artists that inspired him (like Matisse and Léger). The work of Dick Bruna and the artists that inspired…
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Art Square Amsterdam ~ Free Temporary Museum @ Museumplein

Several times per year the Museumplein in Amsterdam is turned into a temporary museum. This month the 4th edition will be held of Art Square Amsterdam, this time in celebration of the work by the famous painter Vincent van Gogh (he died 125 years ago). The bronze statue of Vincent van Gogh that is on permanent display…
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Sleep in Art @ the Urban Campsite Amsterdam on IJburg

Till the end of August it’s possible to sleep at the most special ‘hotel’ of Amsterdam: the amazing, sandy Urban Campsite Amsterdam, located in IJburg. The art that is being exhibited, is functioning as ‘places to stay’ (for one or more nights) for tourists, curious locals or ‘day-trippers’.The Campsite is being realised by two ambitious…
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GET LOST art route 2015 ~ Free Art Exhibition @ the Zuidas

The Zuidas has grown into the busiest part of Amsterdam if it comes to hard working people in offices. Over the years a lot of new and tall office buildings have risen, in the area south of train & metro station ‘Station Zuid’. The ‘GET LOST art route 2015‘ wants to show you there’s more…
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21 Sculptures by Miró in the Rijksmuseum Gardens

This summer and autumn the Rijksmuseum is hosting another great exhibition in their gardens with 21 sculptures by Joan Miró. This is the first time there’s an exhibition of Miró’s sculptures in the Netherlands. The four-metre-high Oiseau lunaire is making its first public appearance. Entrance is free and the garden is open daily. The Rijksmuseum gardens are…
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Banksy Exhibition ‘Keep it Real’ @ Lionel Gallery

Banksy is well known around the world for his street art, which often sends out a political message. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stencilling technique. His works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world.  This…
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Out of Town: Art Exhibition Natuurtalenten @ Provinciehuis Haarlem

Only 15 minutes from Amsterdam, lies the city of Haarlem, with its cosy center, the Jopenkerk and our beautiful Provinciehuis, where the government of the province of Noord-Holland resides. At the moment art – dedicated to nature, in all its forms – is being exhibited. Even if you’re not so interested in art, the Provinciehuis…
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Come Check Out Art at the KunstRai

Yesterday, the yearly art exhibition in the RAI has started; a selection of Dutch art – presented by 60 galleries – will be on display. Besides many Dutch artist, you get a chance to have a sneak peek at some of the works of Banksy, Damien Hirst or get a good look at a classic…
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Free Outdoor Art Exhibition: ARTZUID 2015

This Friday the 4th edition of the biannual free outdoor art exhibition ARTZUID will be opened: ARTZUID 2015. 20 artists each are offered their own field where they can exhibit several art pieces at once.  Starting this Friday May 22nd you’re free to wander around the art exhibition. All art objects can be seen day and…
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