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Symposium: The Inverted World of Adriaen van de Venne

Symposium: 22 March 2024

The Zeeuws Museum, in collaboration with the RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History, is organizing a symposium on Adriaen van de Venne (1590-1662). The symposium will take place on the occasion of the first major retrospective of his work – The Inverted World of Adriaen van de Venne – with works from the Netherlands and abroad.


The symposium will focus on various aspects of Adriaen van de Venne’s life and work. Speakers include René van Stipriaan (literary historian), Yvonne Bleyerveld (senior curator of drawings and prints at the RKD and associate professor of art on paper and parchment at the University of Leiden), Johan Koppenol (professor of early Dutch literature at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) and Edwin Buijsen (Van de Venne specialist, associate researcher at the RKD and guest curator of the exhibition).

Event information

Date: Friday, 22 March 2024, 10:00-18:00
Location: Film room Provincie Zeeland / Zeeuws Museum, Middelburg
Participation fee: € 20
Language: Dutch

For tickets and the full program, please visit the website of the Zeeuws Museum.

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