Masterpieces from Budapest

This past Sunday I visited the Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem to see the Netherlandish  due to a radical renovation of the Szépmüvészeti Múzeum in Budapest. The exhibition shows exceptional seventeenth-century paintings from Haarlem artists alongside well-known Dutch and Flemish painters like Hendrick Avercamp, Jan Lievens and Anthony van Dyck. The painting “A Peacock Attacking a Rooster”…

Do you believe in fairytails?

Imagine a landscape in which you can be whomever you want and live the life you’ve dreamed of. When looking at this Fairytail Landscape from Carl-Henning Pedersen, a painter from Copenhagen, I can imagine myself in a world where everything is colourful where I feel free in a fantasy world and there is music and…

Friday night at Visaandeschelde

“This seafood restaurant on the Scheldeplein in Amsterdam-Zuid has been renowned throughout Amsterdam for years”….so they say. I had to checkout out myself as I love seafood. And I wasn’t disappointed! To celebrate the start of the weekend we ordered the fruits de mer plateau with half a lobster. Besides the beautiful amuses and bites…

The colorful exhibition “Play as Protest”

About my Sunday at the Cobra Museum of Modern Art. I have visited the Cobra museum several times now and it is always a pleasure. There CoBrA collection shows a wide range of the international Cobra movement, as well as revealing the dynamics between the various members of the group. The COBRA movement was a…