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  • 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... read more

  • The Canon of the Netherlands


    Book presentation on 11 September read more

  • Ger van Elk, De ontdekking van de sardientjes, 1971

    In Memoriam: Ger van Elk


    In 1965, when Ger van Elk was studying art history for a year at the University of Groningen, he astounded everyone by giving a paper on anglers in seventeenth-century Dutch art... read more

  • Wonderkamers

    Wonderkamers short-listed for Cinekid Lion


    Wonderkamers has been short-listed for a Cinekid Lion in the Best New Media Production category read more

  • Mr Darcy at Museum Night


    Original outfit worn by Mr Darcy on show! read more

  • Haagse band Splendid

    Museum Night at Gemeentemuseum


    NDT 2 and Splendid on the museum pond read more

  • New publication about Chinese and Japanese porcelain for the Dutch Golden age


    A brand new international publication about Chinese and Japanese porcelain from the Dutch Golden age have been presented in the Netherlands today. Publisher De Kunst Uitgeverij,... read more

  • 40 works go to Turner Contemporary


    No fewer than 40 Mondrians will be on display at Turner Contemporary. read more

  • Paul Thek, Untitled, 1965-1966

    Acquisition Paul Thek


    Thek is regarded as one of the most important artists of the 1960s and ’70s. read more

  • President Obama visits Mondrian


    During the Nuclear Security Summit 2014 (NSS) in The Hague, President Barack Obama paid a visit to the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag. The president responded with enthusiasm at the... read more