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Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

May 18 2015 - 10:12 AM

A total of 520,698 visitors came to see the Late Rembrandt exhibition between 12 February and 17 May 2015. Never before has a Rijksmuseum exhibition attracted so many visitors. Previous records were also associated with Rembrandt (1956, 1969, 1991).

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

March 14 2015 - 6:00 PM

The Rijksmuseum has purchased a large canvas by the 17th-century painter Jan Asselijn at The European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF) in Maastricht.

RIJKS® welcomes guest chef Margot Janse

RIJKS® welcomes guest chef Margot Janse

January 7 2015 - 12:30 PM

On January 8, 9 and 10 South-Africa’s top chef Margot Janse is returning to her country of birth as a guest chef at the Rijksmuseum’s newly opened restaurant RIJKS®. Together with executive chef Joris Bijdendijk and his team she cooks a special menu inspired by Dutch Masters as Vermeer and Rembrandt. Her dishes will be on the menu till the end of the exhibition Late Rembrandt (12 February-17 May 2015).

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

May 18 2015 - 10:12 AM

A total of 520,698 visitors came to see the Late Rembrandt exhibition between 12 February and 17 May 2015. Never before has a Rijksmuseum exhibition attracted so many visitors. Previous records were also associated with Rembrandt (1956, 1969, 1991).

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

March 14 2015 - 6:00 PM

The Rijksmuseum has purchased a large canvas by the 17th-century painter Jan Asselijn at The European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF) in Maastricht.

King of the Netherlands opens Late Rembrandt exhibition at the Rijksmuseum today

King of the Netherlands opens Late Rembrandt exhibition at the Rijksmuseum today

February 12 2015 - 11:00 AM

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands officially opened the Late Rembrandt exhibition at the Rijksmuseum today.

De Bijenkorf starts Artist in Residence project: Room On The Roof

De Bijenkorf starts Artist in Residence project: Room On The Roof

January 27 2015 - 3:45 PM

On 27 January 2015, de Bijenkorf will be launching the Artist in Residence project, entitled ‘Room On The Roof’. The department store has invited artists, writers, musicians, architects and designers to take part in the programme. Maarten Baas is the first artist who will be using the studio. During the launching, the programme for 2015 will be presented and the premiere of the introduction film made by Christian Borstlap screened.