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28 videos

  • Pure Rubens

    This video forms an introduction to the exhibition Pure Rubens. Curator Friso Lammertse tells us about the life and work of Peter Paul Rubens.

  • Romanticism in the North – from Friedrich to Turner

    The Groninger Museum presents Romanticism in the North: From Friedrich to Turner, the first international survey exhibition of northern European Romantic landscape painting.

  • The Tower of Babel – back from Japan

    The Tower of Babel by Pieter Bruegel the Elder is one of the highlights in the collection of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. This painting and ninety other masterpieces were recently exhibited in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan. It is interesting how differently people in Japan perceived this painting.

  • Werner Tübke - Meester schilder tussen Oost en West

    Werner Tübke is seen as the most important painter of the GDR. He was certainly no superficial propagandist. His virtuoso, theatrical and sometimes bizarre work retained its aesthetic significance, even after the fall of the wall in 1989.

  • JO BAER – Winner of Jeanne Oosting Price 2016

    Video portrait of artist Jo Baer, winner of the Jeanne Oosting Price 2016 for figurative painting. As the ‘Grande Dame’ of painting, who continually reinvents herself, she inspires younger generations.

  • Alice Neel - Collector of souls

    American artist Alice Neel (1900-1984) was above all a portrait painter or, as she herself put it, a ‘collector of souls’.

  • Descendant of a family of artists

    In line of the exhibition 'Mono no Aware' Jasper Krabbé explains how he functions as a descendant of a well known family of artists.

  • The Wild - New Wild

    Explore the art works and development of German Expressionism.