• 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

    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


    Now until 04/12/2015

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

  • Emo Verkerk

    Now until 02/15/2015

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

    Hans Hovy

    Expected from 11/29/2014 until 04/06/2015

    The gently rounded, playful shapes in shades of white and pale pink look... 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 'Strandgezicht'
  • Preview of collection item 'Eetkamertafel met vier stoelen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondjapon van gebroken witte zijden organza met voeringjurk van dubbele voeringzijde, garnering van fanzantenveren van linker schouder naar rechts onder, en op rok'
  • Preview of collection item 'Wandbespanning met schoppende voetballer'
  • Preview of collection item 'Compositie XVII'
  • Preview of collection item 'Pot, vaas en kan gedecoreerd met griffioenen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Kaartspelers'
  • Preview of collection item 'Als men oud wordt'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van blauwe, handgeverfde plantaardige wol met ingeweven patronen in grijs, geel en oranje'
  • Preview of collection item 'Mantel van diverse kleuren wol verdeeld in vlakken met zwarte belijning, zgn. 'Mondriaan-jas''
  • Anri Sala winner of Vincent Award 2014

    Anri Sala is the winner of the Vincent Award 2014. The news has just been announced at an award show held in the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague (Netherlands). According to Benno Tempel, chairman of the international jury, Anri Sala succeeded the best in creating an installation where the viewer is constantly challenged by image, sound and movement. “It is a poetic and at the same time conceptual... read more

  • Wonderkamers 11

    Entertainment award

    Wednesday 19 November brought the news that the Wonderkamers section of the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag has won a high-profile international entertainment award. The Thea Awards for Outstanding Achievement are presented each year by the American Themed Entertainment Association to what are judged to be the best new attractions and themed entertainment venues anywhere in the world. According to... read more

  • Wonderkamers

    International Design and Communication Award

    Wonderkamers has won an International Design and Communication Award. Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Kiss the Frog and Kossmann.dejong – responsible for the exhibition design – won the prize in the category ‘Best scenography for a permanent collection’. The IDCA awards assess communications, design and branding strategies within the arts and museum sphere. The Gemeentemuseum is delighted with this... 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

  • 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