Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp

  Visit to the Open Campus Day 2016 at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp. Every year the Royal Adacemy of Fine Arts Antwerp opens its majestic gate to potential students, friends and anyone who's interested. Get to know the different programmes, see their exhibitions and have…

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Brafa art fair

  Brafa is one of the leading European art and antiques fairs. Here, all art works on show are for sale and quality and authenticity are two of the key requirements exhibitors face. It is an eclectic fair which encompasses a variety of specialities, from antiquity to the 21st century, including archaeology, Oceanic art, African art, Oriental art,…

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Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring

  Girl with a Pearl Earring is an oil painting by 17th-century Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. It is a tronie of a girl with a headscarf and a pearl earring. The painting has been in the collection of the Mauritshuis in The Hague since 1902. The painting is a tronie, the Dutch 17th-century description of a 'head'…

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Mauritshuis, art museum in The Hague

  The Mauritshuis (English: Maurice House) is an art museum in The Hague in the Netherlands. The museum houses the Royal Cabinet of Paintings which consists of 841 objects, mostly Dutch Golden Age paintings. The Mauritshuis collections contain works by Johannes Vermeer, Rembrandt van Rijn, Jan Steen, Paulus Potter, Frans Hals, Jacob van Ruisdael, Hans Holbein the Younger,…

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