Street Art Corner: Exploring Amsterdam’s Street Art Museum


Exploring Amsterdam’s Street Art Museum for this week’s Street Art Corner   I still remember seeing the first images of the new Street Art Museum Amsterdam online, images of the below mural in progress. While Pau Quintanajornet …


Ten Facts About Piet Mondrian

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  Ten Facts to Know About Piet Mondrian While the Artist Conquered England   2014 marked the 70th anniversary of the death of the Dutch modernist, Piet Mondrian, and while at home in the Netherlands …

Banksy’s First Unauthorised Retrospective In London


Banksy’s First Unauthorised Retrospective In London Street Art becoming mainstream?   This week renowned street artist Banksy’s first unauthorized exhibition will open in Sotheby’s S|2 Gallery in London, an exhibition that some people will anticipate with mixed …

Discovering Rotterdam’s Laurensquartier with ZigZagCity


  Discovering Rotterdam’S Laurensquartier with ZigZagCity   One of the main attractions for tourists visiting Rotterdam, the Dutch port city, is generally its modern architecture. Not surprisingly thus that the ZigZagCity architecture festival – on until …


Huge Colourful Snails Crawling Riga’s Streets


Huge Colourful Snails Crawling Riga’s Streets   During the month of May, 2014, Riga’s citizens and visitors were surprised by some huge colourful snails crawling the city’s streets, making their progress surely but slowly, every …


Rotterdam Markthal: Holland’s largest indoor food market

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Rotterdam Markthal Holland’s largest indoor food Market   With the aim to be the largest indoor food market in the Netherlands, the new Rotterdam Markthal (Dutch for ‘market hall’) in the second biggest city of The Netherlands, …


Riga Travel Tips Based on Our First Impressions


  Riga Travel Tips on First Impressions A European CulturAl Capital Here to Impress   We’ve been on the road again, lucky enough to spend a whole week in the Latvian capital, Riga. It almost felt like …


ZigZagCity: Rotterdam Architecture Festival


  ZigZagCity Rotterdam Architecture Festival   Next week, as from Ascension Day, two exciting events with the central theme ‘architecture’ will kick off in Rotterdam, the second largest city of The Netherlands: the architecture festival …


Spring is Coming to ‘Riga 2014’


  Riga 2014 Spring Events   Winters in the Baltic region can be tough and long, but the good news is that spring eventually will come. No exception this year either; the past few days …

Kingsday in The Netherlands: A Country Turning Orange


Kingsday In The Netherlands A Country Turning Orange   Around this time of the year large part of The Netherlands’ population is counting down to its largest party of the year: Kingsday. Actually, this is …

Affordable Art Fair Maastricht

Affordable Art Fair Maastricht

  [Tweet “Affordable Art Fair Conquers The Dutch South – First time in #Maastricht this weekend!”] Affordable Art Fair Maastricht Conquering The Dutch South   During the very first days of the launch of this …

The Cement Eclipses Of Isaac Cordal


The Cement Eclipses Of Isaac Cordal Tiny Figures With A Big Message   A watchful eye is needed to notice the figurines of Spanish sculptor and street artist Isaac Cordal placed on streets across Europe, …