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Summer in Rotterdam
August 2013

Last chance for the Submarine Wharf

The exhibition ‘XXXL Painting’ in the Submarine Wharf runs until 29 September. Don’t miss your chance to see the beautiful large-scale paintings of Klaas Kloosterboer, Chris Martin and Jim Shaw. READ ON...

Visitors in the Submarine Wharf. Photo: Fred Ernst.
Visitors in the Submarine Wharf. Photo: Fred Ernst.


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25 years of the City Collection: until 1 September

The raw artworks of Erik van Lieshout, the socially engaged installations of Jeanne van Heeswijk, the intriguing films of Jeroen Eisinga and the alienating and comical illustrations of Han Hoogerbrugge: seize your chance to discover these icons of Rotterdam art. READ ON...

Visitor in the exhibition 'The City, the Artists and the Museum'. Photo: Hans Wilschut.
Visitor in the exhibition 'The City, the Artists and the Museum'. Photo: Hans Wilschut.


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Three major additions

In recent months the museum has made three important new acquisitions: the works by Alex Israel, Thomas Huber and a Netherlandish painting from the period before Jan van Eyck are now on display. READ ON...

Bruges(?), Triptych with the Embalming of the Body of Christ, c. 1410-1420. Collection Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
Bruges(?), Triptych with the Embalming of the Body of Christ, c. 1410-1420. Collection Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.


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World Harbour Days

World Harbour Days takes place from 6 to 8 September. Rotterdam celebrates its shipping heritage in the largest maritime event in the Netherlands, including events in the Submarine Wharf. READ ON...



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A weekend full of art and culture

In the weekend of 14 September Rotterdam is the stage for a host of historical and cultural activities. With the art festival ‘The World of the Witte de With Quarter’, a 24-hour cultural programme and the national farewell to former Queen Beatrix. READ ON...

Visitors in the courtyard. Photo: Fred Ernst.
Visitors in the courtyard. Photo: Fred Ernst.


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Selecting the new Collection Building's architect

Five architecture firms produce design concepts for the Collection Building in the Museumpark READ ON...



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Rotterdam Design Prize scouts announced

The twelfth successive edition of the prestigious Rotterdam Design Prize takes place this year. The scouts for this edition have been announced. READ ON...



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Boijmans Abroad

Everyone in Rotterdam can enjoy the collection’s masterpieces, but extraordinary works from the collection can also be seen elsewhere in the world. READ ON...

Salvador Dalí, Impressions d'Afrique, 1938, collection Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Salvador Dalí, Impressions d'Afrique, 1938, collection Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen


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Boijmans Diary 2014

Become a Friend and get the 2014 Boijmans Diary. READ ON...



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