amsterdam: artmania

© boetzelaer nispen / ed fornieles - voices of america [2011]

the inaugural edition of amsterdam art weekend hits the dutch capital on nov 30-dec 2, and there are with plenty of options to explore its flourishing contemporary art scene. no less than 35 art galleries, institutes and artist's studios open their doors, and sometimes even stage special showcases for the occasion. the event is anchored by the recently reopened stedelijk museum, a leading art venue and home to one of the planet's most significant contemporary art collections. the amsterdam art weekend will be an annual event geared towards a diverse audience of foreign art professionals, art aficionados and anyone interested in having a peek at what's cookin' artistically in amsterdam these days. click [here] to view the event's full program, proposed art routes and list of participants.

© grimm / atelier van lieshout - hagiographer on museumplein