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The latest news from the Rijksmuseum.

Partnership between FrieslandCampina and the Rijksmuseum

Partnership between FrieslandCampina and the Rijksmuseum

June 1 2016 - 2:21 PM

The Rijksmuseum and Royal FrieslandCampina have entered into an agreement for a period of three years. The signing of the cooperation agreement will take place on World Milk Day, an initiative of the World Food Organisation of the United Nations, which is to highlight the role which milk plays in our daily lives.

Taco Dibbits new general director of the Rijksmuseum

Taco Dibbits new general director of the Rijksmuseum

May 30 2016 - 12:00 PM

The Board of Trustees of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has announced Taco Dibbits as their new director. Dibbits takes over from Wim Pijbes, who will step down on 15 July 2016.

Rijksmuseum Signs Agreements with Metropolitan Museum and J.P. Getty Trust

Rijksmuseum Signs Agreements with Metropolitan Museum and J.P. Getty Trust

March 22 2016 - 11:32 AM

The Rijksmuseum signed two agreements with American museums to promote innovative scientific research into the conservation and restoration of works of art.

Redesigned Rijksstudio: ready for the mobile era

Redesigned Rijksstudio: ready for the mobile era

June 14 2016 - 5:57 PM

Rijksstudio has been redesigned. Our website is now easier to use and even more visual.

Partnership between FrieslandCampina and the Rijksmuseum

Partnership between FrieslandCampina and the Rijksmuseum

June 1 2016 - 2:21 PM

The Rijksmuseum and Royal FrieslandCampina have entered into an agreement for a period of three years. The signing of the cooperation agreement will take place on World Milk Day, an initiative of the World Food Organisation of the United Nations, which is to highlight the role which milk plays in our daily lives.

Taco Dibbits new general director of the Rijksmuseum

Taco Dibbits new general director of the Rijksmuseum

May 30 2016 - 12:00 PM

The Board of Trustees of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has announced Taco Dibbits as their new director. Dibbits (1968) is an art historian (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Cambridge, 1993) and has been the Director of Collections at the Rijksmuseum since 2008. Dibbits takes over from Wim Pijbes, who will step down on 15 July 2016.

Dutch museums build joint collection centre

Dutch museums build joint collection centre

May 26 2016 - 8:00 AM

Four Dutch cultural institutions are joining forces to build a new depository for the national collections under their management. The new 'Netherlands Collection Centre' (CC NL) will be built in Amersfoort, in the heart of the Netherlands. With a total surface area of 30,000 m2, the building will house 675,000 objects. CC NL is scheduled to be brought into use from 2020.