Exhibitions – expected

The Rijksmuseum uses the Philips Wing to organise exhibitions both large and small, national and international.

Small Wonders

Small Wonders

17 June 2017 – 17 September 2017

In Small Wonders, the Rijksmuseum focuses for the first time on the art of carving miniatures with some sixty or so figurines, miniature altars, prayer nuts, monstrances, skulls and other memento mori boxwood pendants.

New Realities. Photography in the Ninenteenth Century

New Realities. Photography in the Ninenteenth Century

17 June – 17 September 2017

This summer the Rijksmuseum is presenting a major retrospective of 19th-century photography. Three hundred photos from the museum’s own collection will show just how varied photography was immediately after its invention in 1839.

Sea Views

Sea Views

17 June – 17 September 2017

From 17 June, the Rijksmuseum will exhibit a selection of contemporary seascapes in the Photo Gallery. Each piece is an intensive exercise, using the light and tide.

Maelwael. Painter at the Burgundian Court c. 1400

Maelwael. Painter at the Burgundian Court c. 1400

6 October 2017 – 7 January 2018

Dubuffet in the Rijksmuseum Gardens

Dubuffet in the Rijksmuseum Gardens

1 July 2017 – 1 October 2017

Matthijs Maris

Matthijs Maris

6 October 2017 – 7 January 2018