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Top 75 Rijksstudio Award announced

Top 75 Rijksstudio Award announced

February 24 2017 - 11:00 AM

The top 75 of the International design competition Rijksstudio Award 2017 is announced today. Out of 2600 entries – 1600 international and 1000 Dutch entries – we have selected the best 75 designs inspired by the Rijksmuseum collection.

Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah guest chefs at RIJKS®

Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah guest chefs at RIJKS®

February 7 2017 - 4:06 PM

On April 21, 22 and 23 chefs Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah, founders of restaurant 'Locavore' on Bali, will be guest chefs at RIJKS®, the restaurant of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

The Rijksmuseum acquires 18th-century masterpiece

The Rijksmuseum acquires 18th-century masterpiece

December 21 2016 - 6:57 AM

The British government today granted an export license for the painting 'A Dutch girl at breakfast' by Jean-Etienne Liotard which the Rijksmuseum has recently purchased from a private collection in which it had remained for more than 240 years.

Top 75 Rijksstudio Award announced

Top 75 Rijksstudio Award announced

February 24 2017 - 11:00 AM

The top 75 of the International design competition Rijksstudio Award 2017 is announced today. Out of 2600 entries – 1600 international and 1000 Dutch entries – we have selected the best 75 designs inspired by the Rijksmuseum collection.

Rijksmuseum Unveils 18th-century South Africa Through Comprehensive Digital Portrait

Rijksmuseum Unveils 18th-century South Africa Through Comprehensive Digital Portrait

February 14 2017 - 4:12 PM

Today the Rijksmuseum launches www.robertjacobgordon.nl through which all of Robert Jacob Gordon’s drawings, diaries and letters are made accessible to all for the first time.

Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah guest chefs at RIJKS®

Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah guest chefs at RIJKS®

February 7 2017 - 4:06 PM

On April 21, 22 and 23 chefs Eelke Plasmeijer and Ray Adriansyah, founders of restaurant 'Locavore' on Bali, will be guest chefs at RIJKS®, the restaurant of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. As the name suggests, 'Locavore' is all about local food, from the raw Balinese abalone to the Sumbawa Island oyster. Along with chef Joris Bijdendijk a special lunch and dinner menu will be created and served during the three-day event: RIJKS® x LOCAVORE.

The Rijksmuseum acquires 18th-century masterpiece

The Rijksmuseum acquires 18th-century masterpiece

December 21 2016 - 6:57 AM

The British government today granted an export license for the painting 'A Dutch girl at breakfast' by Jean-Etienne Liotard which the Rijksmuseum has recently purchased from a private collection in which it had remained for more than 240 years.