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Museum Guide: a profession in its own right.

Want to be a (better) museum guide?

Regardless of technological developments, nothing can compare to the flexibility and interactivity of a museum guide! This is the point of departure for a 2-day symposium in Amsterdam,on November 6-7, 2017. 105 more words


Rijksmuseum Summer Garden

Every summer the Rijksmuseum garden turns into a sculpture exhibit. This year the works are by Jean Dubuffet and from the Stedelijk Museum’s collection. The sculptures are bold, colourful, playful perfect for summer. 170 more words


2017 July 5: Phila's reflection

Let’s start at the beginning, when you just want to take leave from work because everything becomes too technical and demanding, answering phones and dealing with a piles of paperwork and nonconformity of products. 583 more words

Road trip to Amsterdam

In the Pentecost weekend I made a quick trip to the Netherlands and took the opportunity to visit my favorite Dutch city: Amsterdam!

Pictures taken with Olympus OMD EM10 camera and Zuiko 14-42 3.5-5.6 mm lens, Recorded in Raw, post-processed with Adobe Lightroom. 81 more words

H/B/F 2017: Amsterdam on my own

One day while Andrew was working, I decided to go into Amsterdam on my own to do some exploring. I’d planned my itinerary the evening before, selecting agenda items that Andrew wouldn’t also want to do. 709 more words


Day 3 - Stedelijk Museum

The Stedelijk Museum is Amsterdam’s museum of modern art and design.¬† It was quite a change from Van Gogh. I didn’t do all the museum because I got caught up in the De Stijl exhibit on the main floor. 231 more words


A Guide to Resting your Tired Dogs whilst doing the Self-Discovery Thing: or, my February Vacation Travels to Stockholm, Amsterdam, and Brussels

[S]leeping can be a form of emotional escape and can with sustained effort be abused…[G]ambling can be an abusable escape, too, and work, shopping, and shoplifting, and sex, and masturbation, and food, and exercise…[A]nonymous generosity, too, can be abused.

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