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Agenda Saturday June 23 2018

VVAK Lustrum Symposium ‘Collecting Asian Art in the Western World – Past, Present and Future’

Save Saturday 23 June for the centenary anniversary of the Society. We will celebrate with a symposium about 'Collecting Asian Art in the Western World - Past, Present and Future'

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Agenda Saturday June 23 2018

VVAK Lustrum Symposium ‘Collecting Asian Art in the Western World – Past, Present and Future’

Save Saturday 23 June for the centenary anniversary of the Society. We will celebrate with a symposium about 'Collecting Asian Art in the Western World - Past, Present and Future'

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Asian Art Society in the Netherlands

The Asian Art Society in the Netherlands was founded on 29 June 1918 by engineer and art connoisseur H.F.E. Visser (1890-1965) and collector and antiquarian G.J. Verburgt. Their goal was to disclose high-quality Asian art to a wider audience, to create interest in it and to stimulate academic research in the field of Asian art.

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Activities

INDIA!

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The Collection

AK-MAK-1728- Summer landscape

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Friends

Become a member of the Asian Art Society in the Netherlands and become a friend of its splendid collection of Asian Art.

  • Free admission to the Rijksmuseum
  • Three issues of the magazine Aziatische Kunst every year and a monthly digital newsletter
  • Exclusive invitations for lectures, meetings and activities
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Quote of the month

“We recognize the distinctness of Asian art when we turn to its traditional forms, recognize it as Japanese, Chinese and Indian, even Balinese or Thai.”

— F. Sionil Jose
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