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Van Gogh Museum

'Feeling Van Gogh' Helps Visitors Who Are Visually Impaired Experience The Artist's Work

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.17.2015 | Arts

Lay your eyes on a Vincent van Gogh masterpiece like his radiant "Sunflowers" and you'll notice the way paint is so generously layered onto th...

Someone's Making A Vincent Van Gogh Musical, So We Wrote The Playbill For Them

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.26.2014 | Arts

To the delight of many diehard Impressionist fans, and the chagrin of those opposed entirely to the genre of musical theater, someone in Amsterdam is ...

Long-Lost Van Gogh Painting Unveiled

AP | By TOBY STERLING | Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced th...


AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 07.01.2013 | Arts

AMSTERDAM — The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has reopened after a seven-month renovation, kicking off with "Van Gogh At Work," an exhibition tha...

'Vincent is Back' at the Kröller-Müller: Famed Museum Well Prepared for the Master's 160th Birthday

Christian Josi | Posted 05.28.2013 | Arts
Christian Josi

This Saturday is a big day for Vincent Van Gogh geeks like me. This day is the 160th anniversary of the birth of our beloved hero. But what to do when the world's largest collection of works by Van Gogh is unavailable until early May while the building undergoes extensive renovations?

Amsterdam Prepares To Cut Some Ribbons

Rick Steves | Posted 09.30.2012 | Travel
Rick Steves

About 1.5 million people tour the Van Gogh Museum annually. Many of them used to visit on hallucinogenic mushrooms, but a 2008 law now prohibits selling 'shrooms.

Van Gogh Museum Unveils New Willow Watercolor

AP | MIKE CORDER | Posted 07.10.2012 | Arts

AMSTERDAM — A young Vincent van Gogh was so struck by a dead willow leaning "lonely and melancholy" over a pond near The Hague that he knew at o...

Van Gogh Still Life Is Real!

AP | By MIKE CORDER | Posted 03.22.2012 | Arts

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- It was, it wasn't, it is: A still life once thought to be by Vincent van Gogh but later downgraded to being the work of an a...

Museumageddon Puts Amsterdam Tourism At Risk

Posted 11.22.2011 | Arts

Visitors to the Dutch capital next year intending to visit its three leading art museums will need to plan their trip carefully—or they might be dis...

Van Gogh Museum Closing For Renovations

AP | Posted 08.24.2011 | Arts

AMSTERDAM — The Van Gogh Museum is shutting its doors for six months for renovations starting next year, its director said Friday, becoming the ...

Museum Uncovers Van Gogh's Only Painting Of His Brother Theo

AP | Posted 08.21.2011 | Arts

AMSTERDAM -- The Van Gogh Museum said Tuesday its experts now believe one of Vincent van Gogh's paintings previously thought to be a self-portrait act...

Le Blute Fin Mill Authenticated By Van Gogh Experts

AP | ARTHUR MAX | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — Dirk Hannema was known as a brilliant art curator but a bit of a fool. He claimed he had seven Vermeers in his collection, several V...

Van Gogh's Letters On Display Show The Artist "Was Not A Hysterical, Irrational Man: He Was Very Methodical"

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — While Vincent van Gogh has become almost as famed for his troubled mind as for his paintings, a new exhibition in the Van Gogh Museum se...