• Memento mori – Damien Hirst

    Now until 11/30/2014

    Damien Hirst (b.1965) is not only fascinated by death, but likes to draw on... more

    Mark Rothko

    Now until 03/01/2015

    From rosy pink and jubilant yellow to bright blue to sombre black – face one... more

    Romantic fashions

    Now until 03/22/2015

    Rustling silk, breathtaking embroidery, frills and flounces, vast crinolines.... more

  • Mondriaan & de Stijl


    Without De Stijl the homes and streets and the very cityscapes of the western world would have looked very different. And even today the group that grew up around Piet Mondrian and Theo van Doesburg continues to inspire artists, designers and architects. more

    Discover the modern


    Experience the personal side of art with Claude Monet, Wassily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Piet Mondrian, Francis Bacon, Constant, Louise Bourgeois and many more. more

    Delftware Wonderware


    One of the most wonderful and grandest collections of Delftware is finally on display in an atmospheric exhibition. more

  • Wonderkamers


    A new interactive display offers a fresh and entertaining introduction to fine art. more

    Asian Art and Dutch Taste

    Now until 10/26/2014

    From Balinese woodcarvings to Batavian silverware, from Indonesian krisses to... more

    Jürgen Partenheimer

    Now until 11/09/2014

    Jürgen Partenheimer (b. Munich, 1947) is one of the most striking,... more

  • De Ateliers DEBUT SERIES: Alex Dordoy

    Now until 11/23/2014

    De Ateliers in Amsterdam has long enjoyed a close relationship with... more

    Puzemuze, of op weg naar Rothko

    Now until 03/22/2015

    From bright blue and jubilant yellow to rosy pink and sombre black: the works... more


    Expected from 11/08/2014 until 04/12/2015

    Eccentric vases, a female body slowly revolving in a display cabinet, a... more

  • Emo Verkerk

    Emo Verkerk, Jerofejev (vergrotingskoker), 2013
    Expected from 11/15/2014 until 02/15/2015

    This winter the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag is exhibiting around 90 of Emo... more

    Berlinde de Bruyckere

    Berlinde De Bruyckere, Into One-Another II To P.P.P, 2010.
    Expected from 02/28/2015 until 05/31/2015

    The human body is the key focus of the water colours, installations and... more

    Anton Corbijn

    Anton Corbijn, Zelfportret als Kurt Cobain, 2003
    Expected from 03/21/2015 until 06/21/2015

    Photographer and video/film director Anton Corbijn (b. 1955) is going all out... more

  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van doorschijnende ongebleekte katoen bedrukt met horizontalen en verticalen in zwart, met sjaal'
  • Preview of collection item 'Nude study for Little dancer'
  • Preview of collection item 'Whiskystel (set)'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondensemble bestaande uit bodysuit van zwart wollen crêpe, hes van witte zijde met zwarte struisveren en 1 paar handschoenen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Cocktailjurk, halflang model van lichtbruine zijden crêpe, diagonaal gedrapeerd in lijfje met wijde overrok in kleine plissés'
  • Preview of collection item 'Sibylle'
  • Preview of collection item 'Juwelenkistje met decoratie van rozen, libelles, vogels en kwabornament'
  • Preview of collection item 'Compositie De Stijl'
  • Preview of collection item 'Le repas frugal'
  • Preview of collection item 'Ensemble van dubbelgeweven, zwarte wol, afgebiesd met wit leer, bestaande uit jas en rok met top van zwart nappaleer'
  • Rothko en Mondriaan

    Rothko and Mondrian side by side

    For the first time in history, the very last works by Piet Mondrian and Mark Rothko can be seen side by side. Two iconic pieces of art history will be brought together in the major Mark Rothko exhibition in the Gemeentemuseum The Hague. A unique opportunity to admire and compare the greatest masterpieces of the two leading first and second-generation pioneers of abstract art. The exhibition... read more

  • Edith takes New York by storm

    Edith Schiele, Egon Schiele’s masterpiece and a top work in the collection of the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, is currently taking New York by storm. read more

  • Huge success Mark Rothko

    Mark Rothko’s paintings have a huge worldwide following. Not surprisingly, therefore, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag’s current exhibition of work by the renowned American artist is proving a run-away success. The block-buster show is attracting over 10,000 visitors a week. To cope with the overwhelming demand, the museum has decided to extend its opening hours. Doors now open an hour earlier, at... read more

  • Gemeentemuseum acquires superb creation by JANTAMINIAU

    The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag has purchased an amazing creation by JANTAMINIAU. The evening gown is from the designer’s autumn/winter 2011 ‘Nature Extends’ collection and is on display in the Romantic Fashions – Mr Darcy meets Eline Vere exhibition, which opened last Saturday. The purchase was funded by the Friends of the Gemeentemuseum.... read more

  • The Canon of the Netherlands

    Book presentation on 11 September read more