THE WORLD’S FIRST GIGAPIXEL MUSEUM

From Thursday, 26th November, as well as being able to visit the Mauritshuis in The Hague in person, you will be able to experience it in a new lifelike virtual environment. The museum is the first in the world to have been fully digitised in gigapixel format.

New Digital Platform VAN GOGH WORLDWIDE Launched

The new digital platform, Van Gogh Worldwide, was launched on 5th November. It is a unique, innovative platform publishing information to a high academic standard, and brings together art-historical and technical information about the work of Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890).

Mauritshuis Live: A Sunday with the Girl at Home

On 15th November, the Mauritshuis in The Hague is hosting a live guided tour of the museum in English at 6pm (CET). The museum has decided to offer this opportunity to the public due to the temporary closure of the museum in line with coronavirus measures

TWO NEW FREEDOM LECTURES at De Balie in Amsterdam

Preview – Freedom under pressure in Belarus and Hungary – Two New Freedom Lectures.
Now that we are all restricted in our freedom, it is more urgent than ever to continue talking about the importance of freedom. Our Freedom Lecture speakers remind us again and again that freedom should not be taken for granted.

CROSSING BORDER FESTIVAL 2020

Julia Phillips DISAPPEARING EARTH and Michael Christie GREENWOOD. 4th November.

Wildernesses of the north provide inspiration for two North American writers at last night’s Crossing Borders festival. Julia Phillips spoke about her fascination with the Russian language and culture and the strange bond that Russia and America share.