Exhibitions – Now on view

Small Wonders

Small Wonders

17 June – 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 Nineteenth Century

New Realities. Photography in the Nineteenth 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.

Dubuffet in the Rijksmuseum Gardens

Dubuffet in the Rijksmuseum Gardens

1 July – 1 October 2017

Battle of Medway

Battle of Medway

20 June – 12 November 2017

Jewellery: Designs in Print and Drawing

Jewellery: Designs in Print and Drawing

31 July – 26 November 2017

Rijksmuseum Hosts Lucas van Leyden Masterpiece

Rijksmuseum Hosts Lucas van Leyden Masterpiece

23 August 2016 – 23 August 2018

Lace

Lace

24 June 2017 – 28 January 2018