• 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

    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

    The Power of Colour

    Piet Mondriaan, Molen; Molen bij zonlicht, 1908
    Expected from 10/03/2015 until 01/04/2016

    This exhibition focuses on the liberation of colour in modern art. Its stars... more

  • Preview of collection item 'Cilindrische vulkachel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Mantelpak of deux-pièces bestaande uit jasje met V-hals, gefronst aangeknipt deel met 2 aangenaaide zwarte satijnen striklinten en 7/8 rok van zwarte wol'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondjurk in tuniekmodel van katoen en kunstvezel met blokvormig kralenborduursel van zilverkleurige en zwarte staafkralen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk (meisje) van crèmekleurig linnen met borduursels langs de onderzijde in wol in zwart, rood, roze en lichtgeel. Oosters geïnspireerde bloem- en vlindermotieven'
  • Preview of collection item 'Zelfportret met hoed en sluier'
  • Preview of collection item 'Ensemble 'L'Heure de la Collection''
  • Preview of collection item '10918x1y104743'
  • Preview of collection item 'Sibylle'
  • Preview of collection item 'Rastercompositie 8: dambordcompositie donkere kleuren'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondjapon van crèmekleurig satijn, met overjapon van crèmekleurige zijde met ingeweven streepje, paillettendecoratie met meandermotief ' à la l'antique''
  • Expected: The Vincent Award ceremony

    The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag will announce the winner of the Vincent Award 2014 at an award show on 21 November. The artists in the running are Pierre Huyghe (France), Manfred Pernice (Germany), Willem de Rooij (Netherlands), Anri Sala (Albania/ France) and Gillian Wearing (UK). The Vincent Award is a leading international art prize and is designed to spur on a mid-career artist whose work is... read more

  • 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

  • Launch Dutch delftware website

    Delftware is the Netherlands’ most iconic export product, famous around the world and seen as exemplifying Dutch enterprise and creativity. Five Dutch museums have now joined hands to satisfy soaring national and international interest in these ceramics. Museum Arnhem, Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Paleis Het Loo, Museum Prinsenhof Delft and the Rijksmuseum are set to launch ... 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