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The Extravagant, Fabulous Art Fair (TEFAF) 2015 in Maastricht

Yesterday, I was at the TEFAF (The European Fine Art Foundation) art and antique fair in Maastricht in Southeastern Netherlands. A European crowd puller for ordinary art lovers (like myself), people with fat wallets, and professional buyers. Mostly classic but … Continue reading

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Want to Own a Work of Art?

Do you have posters of famous works of art on your wall, and would you like to replace them with real paintings? This can be done. Art is no longer just something that hangs in galleries, museums, and in very … Continue reading

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Danish landscape painter decorates nursing home

Nursing homes can often be a sad experience. But not this particular nursing home in the Danish city of Aarhus, where colorful stripes run in the corridors and around corners. The Danish landscape painter Søren Martinsen has made a total … Continue reading

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Can the Dutch still make great art?

Perhaps you’ve heard of the Dutch Golden Age painters Rembrandt van Rijn, Frans Hals, Johannes Vermeer, and Vincent Van Gogh from the 1800s. These painters brought the Netherlands to a global leadership position in the arts, and tourists from around … Continue reading

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