6 October 2018


Gauguin And Laval In Martinique: Building Paradise With Savagery – Paul Black

Artlyst recently visited the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, which is currently presenting Gauguin and Laval in Martinique

22 May 2016


Van Gogh Museum Forthcoming Exhibition Focuses On Artist’s Mental Health Issues

The Van Gogh Musuem in Amsterdam’s forthcoming exhibition entitled On the Verge of Insanity (15 July to 25 September 2016) focuses for the first time specifically on Van Gogh and his condition. Some 25 paintings and drawings from the final year and a half of the painter’s life tell the story of his battle with illness. They include several important loans […]

30 July 2015


Van Gogh Museum Marks the 125th Anniversary of Vincent’s death

The Van Gogh Museum marks the 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh’s death with the launch of The Vincent van Gogh Atlas at the celebrated Auberge Ravoux. This new reference work contains hundreds of historical photographs, drawings, letters, detailed maps and topographical material relating to the places where the celebrated artist lived and worked. Willem van Gogh and Machteld van […]

11 March 2015


Newly Authenticated Van Gogh To Be Unveiled For The First Time In 100 Years

A drawing by Vincent Van Gogh is set to be unveiled at TEFAF Maastricht, after its definitive authentication. The landscape is going on show for the first time for over 100 years, the Guardian reports. The artwork has been valued at $10 million, or £6.6 million. The piece is a graphite, ink, and watercolour on […]

9 September 2013


Vincent van Gogh’s Previously Unidentified Sunset Painting Is Authentic

A previously unidentified painting by Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) titled Sunset at Montmajour (1888) has been uncovered. Director of the Van Gogh Museum Axel Rüger stated “A discovery of this magnitude has never before occurred in the history of the Van Gogh Museum. It is already a rarity that a new painting can be added […]

8 April 2013


Van Gogh Museum Reopens Doors Shortly After Rijksmuseum Relaunch

The Netherlands have been busy with a long over due modernisation programme. Two major museums which have seen complete renovation are The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, which reopened last week and the Van Gogh Museum nearby.  The Rijksmuseum is home to some of the worlds greatest masterpieces including Rembrandt, Vermeer, Frans Hals and other figures of […]