Tag Archives: Holland

Preview Stedelijk Museum

text and image roberto voorbij After the preview for the press on May 9 was yesterday and today the opportunity for the public to get a first impression of the new Stedelijk Museum. For an empty museum there was a … Continue reading

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GUMBUSTERS

text and image roberto voorbij After Ghost, Ad and MythBusters there are now GumBusters! Spotted at the entrance of gated community in progress, Dutch airport Schiphol. It’s always a bit ambiguous chewing gum patterns on pavements. Meant as freshener of … Continue reading

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All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others

text and image roberto voorbij In the last few weeks has the Dutch PVV, The Party for Freedom, for the umpteenth time succeeded with her tactical provocation in demanding the entire political focus from both domestic and foreign media. This … Continue reading

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Scheepvaartmuseum Reopened!

text and image roberto voorbij The maritime museum visitor had to wait patiently for four years but now there really is an ultramodern museum where the extensive collection of the Amsterdam Scheepvaartmuseum, the National Maritime Museum, can be admired again … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding The Arrival Of Napoleon At Amsterdam

text and image roberto voorbij In the Civic Guards gallery of the Amsterdam Museum is currently The Arrival of Napoleon at Amsterdam exhibited. One of the biggest paintings of the Netherlands which, after half a life of rolled up neglect, … Continue reading

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ArtUnit 2011 [preview]

text and image roberto voorbij ArtUnit is a Haarlem based art initiative by Chrystl Rijkeboer and Sandra Roozen. Each month do they both offer an artist a platform, in the form of an art display window, to exhibit. Starting this … Continue reading

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KAAGMAN GOES LARGE

text and image roberto voorbij Where graffiti was once considered as the enemy of public transport, whereby graffiti was equivalent to pollution and the public transport to service and order, are the roles now reversed. It is currently the metro … Continue reading

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