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Nightwatching by Peter Greenaway

Exhibition: 2 June - 6 August 2006

From the museum website

Nightwatching promises to be a theatrical experience of images and sound by the famous director, Peter Greenaway. The visitor becomes a member of the audience and Rembrandt’s Night Watch becomes a play. Nightwatching in the Rijksmuseum is part of an ambitious project by Peter Greenaway presented in four parts, including a film (autumn 2006) and an opera (release autumn 2006), and can be seen in the Rijksmuseum as part of the Holland Festival in Amsterdam. On show in the Philips Wing of the Rijksmuseum.

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