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Museum Day in Amsterdam

Going to museums in the Netherlands is expensive. The big museums cost around 15-18 Euros entrance fee and if you are lucky, you get 1€ student discount. 318 more words


Art Museums & Vondelpark

Spend a day (or two or three) visiting some of Amsterdam’s best art museums, all conveniently located around Museumplein (except the photography museum, Foam, which is just a short walk away). 303 more words

Amsterdam with Christina

Luckily I was able to see Christina one more time before she headed back to the States. It doesn’t matter where we are – America, the Netherlands, Belgium – nothing beats a girls’ day. 171 more words

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Wim Crouwel

At the age of 87 Wim Crouwel must be the doyen of Graphic Design. Born in Groningen in the Netherlands in 1928, he graduated from The Groningen Academy of Art. 191 more words

Stedelijk Museum

Sawn in Three


Appearing to lie discarded on the top floor of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam is a large sculpture of a saw. Made by the Pop artist Claes Oldenburg in 1971, the work is divided into three pieces. 344 more words

Picasso et ses belles Hollandaises

Visiting Amsterdam or the Netherlands before the 28th of August 2016? If you’ve got time: grab a train to the small historic town of Alkmaar… 707 more words


Living in the Amsterdam School


The sheer variety of work on display in ‘Living in the Amsterdam School’ at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam is quite stupendous. From around 1910 to 1930, Dutch artists working as part of the Amsterdam School produced enough material to fill a dozen rooms on architecture, furniture, glass, prints and much more. 656 more words