Thursday 24 July 2014


  • Wonderkamers



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

  • A vase for the Princess


    Dutch delftware as a source of inspiration for new children's art book: an entertaining picture book about two little mice. more

  • Delftware Wonderware


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

  • 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

  • Houseago2

    Thomas Houseago

    Mar-08-2014 until Aug-10-2014

    The monumental figures of British sculptor Thomas Houseago (b. Leeds, 1972) show clear traces of their making: a pencil line from an underlying... more

  • ZomerExpo 2014

    SummerExpo 2014

    May-29-2014 until Aug-31-2014

    This year’s theme of Light inspired 1745 artists to submit 3000 works for the closely fought qualifying rounds of SummerExpo 2014. The independent... more

  • Otto Dix (1891-1969)

    Picturing the Great War

    May-29-2014 until Aug-31-2014

    ‘I had to experience how it would be if someone beside me suddenly fell over and died from a direct hit. I needed to experience it directly. I... more

  • Roodkapje

    Little Red Riding Hood

    Apr-26-2014 until Sep-07-2014

    Little Red Riding Hood – it’s a story we all know by heart. Generations have grown up with it and, even today, anyone over the age of four can tell... more

  • Photo Stories

    May-24-2014 until Sep-21-2014

    Every picture tells a story. Why would a person spend his whole life photographing nothing but women’s legs? Who was the mysterious woman known as... more

  • Asian Art and Dutch Taste

    Apr-05-2014 until Oct-26-2014

    From Balinese woodcarvings to Batavian silverware, from Indonesian krisses to Chinese porcelain, and from betel boxes to Indo-European paintings:... more

  • Jürgen Partenheimer

    Jun-28-2014 until Nov-09-2014

    Jürgen Partenheimer (b. Munich, 1947) is one of the most striking, philosophical and most literary artists of our day. His work is renowned for its... more

  • Memento mori – Damien Hirst

    Jul-12-2014 until Nov-30-2014

    Damien Hirst (b.1965) is not only fascinated by death, but likes to draw on traditional art historical themes and examples to inspire his work.... more


  • Explore with the free activity booklet

    There are activity booklets available for children who visit the museum with their (grand)parents in their spare time. more

    available for free at the information desk