Here you can find referrals to Dutch cultural information sources, museums and cultural events.
The Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (in Dutch OCW) makes policies, drafts legislation and appropriates public funds on behalf of Dutch citizens. It serves 3.5 million pupils, students and their parents, as well as artists, curators and teachers. And it serves everyone else in the Netherlands affected by the activities within its remit. The Ministry consists of 21 ministerial departments in four cross-sectoral departments, three state services, two agencies, two inspectorates and three associated advisory councils.
Dutch Profiles are a series of short documentaries about architects, graphic, product and fashion designers in the Netherlands. Dutch Profiles focus on the conceptual and research-based background of well-known icons of Dutch design. The interviews show designers like Rem Koolhaas, MVRDV, Jurgen Bey, Irma Boom, Marlies Dekkers and Alexander van Slobbe in the context of their work. More profiles will be added during the coming years, reaching an ultimate count of 100.
Every year, Eindhoven presents the Dutch Design Week, the largest design event in the Netherlands. Around 1500 designers from home and abroad show their work all over the city of Eindhoven from design disciplines such as industrial design, concept design, graphic design, textile & fashion, spatial design, fooddesign and design management & trends. Visitors will be given insight into the entire development process from concept to product in various disciplines ranging from industrial design to applied arts. The participants include established bureaus, high-profile designers, talented newcomers, and recently graduated designers, one of the reasons why this Dutch Design Week is the perfect meeting place for designers, companies, and public.
Holland is full of experiences of arts, heritage, museums, design, fashion,theatre and more, all ofhigh quality, density and richness. Discover the selection of highlights in Holland here. How about old masters who managed to record Dutch history on canvas. You can also see modern architecture and internationally acclaimed Dutch Design.
Dutch Design and Art news website
Dutch Design news website