The Birth of the Art Market.
Rembrandt, Ruisdael, van Goyen and the artists of the Golden Age
Die Geburt des Kunstmarktes.
Rembrandt, Ruisdael, van Goyen und die Künstler des Goldenen Zeitalters
Wednesday, 22. November 2017
TIAMSA Berlin is offering a one day program to see Hamburg’s Bucerius Kunstforum and the Hamburger Kunsthalle!
10.00 am The Birth of the Art Market. Rembrandt, Ruisdael, van Goyen and the artists of the Golden Age, exklusiv tour with curator and director Prof. Dr. Franz Wilhelm Kaiser. – The Bucerius Kunst Forum presents the first large-scale exhibition devoted to the birth of the art market in the Golden Age of the Netherlands. Tracing the careers of artists such as Rembrandt, Ruisdael, van Goyen and many others, the exhibition explores how the transformation of Dutch society during the seventeenth century brought forth a new art market, with artworks tailored to its demands.
12.00 pm lunch and coffee
2.00 pm Hamburger Kunsthalle, conversation with Dr. Andreas Stolzenburg, director of the prints and drawings room, and Dr. David Klemm, curator of Italian Drawings, about the history of collecting and current developments of collecting in the print room. We will particularly consider Georg Ernst Harzen, the 19th century art dealer whose donation provided one of the foundations of the Kunsthalle’s collection. We will also visit the exhibition of Claude Lorrain’s drawings currently on show there.
This is an exclusive event for members, potential members and their guests.
To book your place please write to Veronika Korbei: firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov. 15.