High Road to Culture in Flanders and the Netherlands


High Road to Culture in Flanders and the Netherlands


When Painters Go Ice Skating

Although the Dutch have been ice skating since the 13th century, it was not until the 16th century that ice skaters would regularly appear in paintings, courtesy of the Flemish Master Pieter Bruegel the Elder and... a climatic phenomenon.


Pieter Bruegel the Elder in the Limelight Again

The author, who discovered in 2010 a new Bruegel in Spain, now in Prado Museum, Madrid, turns the spotlight on the varied and abundant seam of current Bruegel research. There are obviously some fascinating and stimulating recent contributi...


Curators of Major Bruegel Exhibition in Vienna Awarded

The ART Curator Prize for the best exhibition of 2018 in Austria goes to the curators of the world's first major monographic exhibition on Pieter Bruegel the Elder in the Kunsthistorisches Museum of Vienna.


Out and about with Bruegel

Pieter Bruegel the Elder may be seen as one of the few artists who for centuries have played a role in determining the perception and image of Flanders. Whether historically accurate or not, many people – and certainly not only foreigners –...


‘Van Eyck to Dürer' A Matter of Influence

At the end of 2010 the Groeninge Museum in Bruges will outline the artistic exchanges between the Netherlands and Central Europe from about 1420 to 1530. The exhibition will start with the generation that included Van Eyck, Campin and Rogie...


A Versatile Precursor. Painter Jan Gossart

Gossart was certainly not the first artist from the Low Countries to travel to Italy, but he was most certainly the first to draw copies of classical statues and architecture. After his return he quickly became one of the most sought-after ...

Sign in

Register or sign in to read or purchase an article.


You are visiting this website through a public account.
This allows you to read all articles, but not buy any products.

Important to know

When you subscribe, you give permission for an automatic re-subscription. You can stop this at any time by contacting emma.reynaert@onserfdeel.be.