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Agenda Sunday April 30 2017

Ceramics committee- Visit to a dealer in Breda

On Sunday 30 April the Ceramics committee will visit a dealer in Breda. The maximum number of participants is 24, who will pay a visit in groups of 12 at 13 and 15:00. Details will follow after registration. We have reached the maximum number of participants. You can register for the waiting list.

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News November 6, 2016

VVAK China trip October 2016

The trip to China with VVAK members in October 2016 was a great success. Members enjoyed Chinese Arts and Culture during a wonderful 2 weeks trip from Guangzhou to Hangzhou. Musea, kilns and remote areas were attended by our VVAK group.

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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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Ceramics committee- Visit to a dealer in Breda

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The Collection

Covered jar with a red glaze and a finial shaped as a cockerel

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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