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Due to an internal renovation, KAdE will be closed until August 23. However, you can visit Hans Op de Beeck's new installation In De Elleboog at Langegracht 36. From August 24 the exhibition Sleep! will be on display at KAdE.


Kunsthal KAdE 15 years!

An important milestone, 5 years on the Smallepad, 10 years at the Eemhuis, or our 15th anniversary!

Creative child brains wanted

Are you between the ages of 7 and 12? Not afraid to express an opinion? And like to be found in a museum? Then sign up for our children's panel!

New experience venue in Elbow Church

Discover a unique exhibition space with a focus on large-scale installations and immerse yourself in a total experience

Kunsthal KAdE is looking for you

Are you between the ages of 6 and 12? Then we are looking for you.

Come to Kunsthal KAdE during spring break

You can experience all this in the near future at Kunsthal KAdE in Amersfoort.

Coming soon: 4 State Collections & Hans Op de Beeck

Starting January 27, you can visit the exhibition 4 Rijkscollecties & Hans Op de Beeck at Kunsthal KAdE.

Black Collage. My history with African-American art

On Nov. 12 was the celebratory book launch "Black Collage. My History with African-American Art' by Rob Perrée

Africa Supernova at Now to See!

On Nov. 14, the Africa Supernova exhibition was featured on the AVROTROS program Now to See!

Are you a MuseumKei?

Then we are looking for you! A real MuseumKei who wants to volunteer for art and culture.

Come to Kunsthal KAdE during the fall break

This fall break there is again a lot to do at KAdE. Come with your whole family, your relatives or without your parents!

Exhibition Africa Supernova

Discover how diverse, complex and promising the artistic development of contemporary African art is. With a focus on young artists - most are around 30 years old - the exhibition is an anthology from an emerging art scene.

Art Festival

From Sept. 28 to Oct. 8, the NN Art Festival will take place nationwide.

Art project: 'Signs'

At the invitation of the Municipality of Amersfoort, Randenbroek and Schuilenburg, artist Joanneke Meester performs the art project "Signs. On view from September 14 to December 14, 2023 at various locations in Amersfoort.

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On September 8, 9 and 10, 2023, the 10th edition of Blueprint will take place at Kunsthal KAdE.

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Are you coming to Kunsthal KAdE in Amersfoort this summer vacation?

Join a family tour, join a read-aloud afternoon, take an artist workshop or philosophize about the mysterious animal world.

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Amersfoort tree benches starring animals

Have you spotted them yet? The tree benches in Zocherplantsoen, the green canal surrounding downtown, have received a new design commissioned by the Amersfoort City Council.

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Miraculous Beings

03.06.2023 - 03.09.2023

From June 3 to September 3, the exhibition "Miraculous Beings" will be on display at Kunsthal KAdE.

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Are you coming to Kunsthal KAdE during the May vacation?

24.04.2023 - 07.05.2023

For the exhibition 'Ministry of Fear/Foam' by Folkert de Jong, we have organized fun activities again this May vacation. But of course you can also visit the exhibition itself. This is still possible until May 7.

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Are you staying overnight in Amersfoort? Then get a discount at Kunsthal KAdE

There is an awful lot to do in Amersfoort, including a museum visit to Kunsthal KAdE. Many people therefore stay a night. If you do so at Long John's Pub & Hotel, you get a 50% discount on your entrance ticket to Kunsthal KAdE when you check in.

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Museum Info

Do you want to know what museums there are in the Netherlands? Take a look at www.museum-info.nl

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Come to Kunsthal KAdE this spring break

18.02.2023 - 05.03.2023

Are you coming to Kunsthal KAdE for a long time during spring break? For the exhibition Ministry of Fear/Foam by Folkert de Jong, we have again organized fun children's activities.

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Folkert de Jong: Ministry of Fear/Foam

Starting January 28, Folkert de Jong's oeuvre retrospective "Ministry of Fear/Foam" will be on display at Kunsthal KAdE. This is the first time since 2009 that the artist will have such a large museum solo in the Netherlands.

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Six folly rises for BAKSTEEN | BRICK

Scattered throughout the city of Amersfoort are six new brick folly's

Up Amersfoort

18.06.2022 - 11.09.2022

From June 18 through September 11, the Up Amersfoort art project will take place around downtown Amersfoort. Up Amersfoort is an art route that connects contemporary art with heritage sites

Tanja Smeets for Up Amersfoort. Work by Tanja Smeets can also be seen in the exhibition Abrasive Paradise at Kunsthal KAdE (through Aug. 14).

3FM Serious Request

3FM Serious Request is in Amersfoort this year. Kunsthal KAdE is joining them in action! Donate a nice amount and support WWF!

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Dance film in 'Mirror Mirror'

Kunsthal KAdE is open again! 'Mirror Mirror' is finally on display, but even while we were closed something special took place. The dancers of the Amersfoort-based organization New Choreographic Design recorded a unique dance film among the artworks.

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Drawing Dates at Kunsthal KAdE

During the Drawing Dates on June 23 at Kunsthal KAdE, artists can engage in a feedback conversation about their brought drawings with Caren van Herwaarden, Arno Kramer and Marisa Rappard.

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Selfie Challenge

The Selfie Challenge was a success! The challenge took place as part of the exhibition "Mirror Mirror" and specifically the work of participating artist Tanja Ritterbex. The entries and winners can be seen here.

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Jasper Hagenaar in The Window Bank

A 10-minute walk from Kunsthal KAdE, two paintings by Jasper Hagenaar are on display at De Vensterbank on Bergstraat 32 in Amersfoort. Work by the artist is simultaneously on display at the Kunsthal in the exhibition 'Mirror | Mirror. Reflect Yourself! Kunsthal KAdE is unfortunately still closed, but come and see art in De Vensterbank!

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KOSMIK x Kunsthal KAdE

The VERDIEPING project took place March 12, 13 and 14. For a year, six talented makers worked hard on their own exhibition under the guidance of art director Bobby Littlejohn and Coen Witteveen (KOSMIK). Kunsthal KAdE had the makers photographed in a special way, in a work of art.

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'Mirror | Mirror' extended through Aug. 29

The exhibition Mirror | Mirror. Reflect Yourself! has been extended through Aug. 29. Courtesy of the artists and lenders, the exhibition - not yet open due to coronagraphs - will be on view all summer long. As soon as it can, Kunsthal KAdE opens and visitors can marvel at the versatility of the phenomenon of mirroring. With the extension of Mirror | Mirror, this year's planned solo exhibition by John Körmeling shifts to next summer.

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Travelogue Robbert Roos

Curator Robbert Roos wrote a travelogue following his 2019 road trip through the US from the east to west coast and back again.

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Podcast Tell Me Your Story

28.07.2020 - 30.08.2020

On the Harlem Renaissance, African American Literature and more.

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Kunsthal KAdE participates in the nationwide Unlocked/Reconnected exhibition with one work in the entrance hall.

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Kunsthal KAdE extends 'Tell Me Your Story' through Aug. 30

The exhibition Tell Me Your Story, about 100 years of storytelling in African-American art, has been extended through Aug. 30. Thanks to generous loaners, the exhibition - currently closed due to measures surrounding the corona crisis - can be on view in Amersfoort for longer.

Christmas vacations at Kunsthal KAdE Amersfoort

Fun activities for young and old in the period from December 21 to January 5

Workshop Lotje van Lieshout

Artist Lotje van Lieshout teaches a workshop at the Sandberg Institute in which you will learn to use visual effects invented by the pioneers of film.

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10 years of Kunsthal KAdE

Kunsthal KAdE will celebrate its 10th anniversary on May 1. In 10 years, 40 presentations have been made, three a year since 2012. Some 350,000 visitors passed through the front door. About 400 national and international artists participated.

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Summer Vacation in Videoland at Kunsthal KAdE

Fun activities for young and old from July 6 to September 1

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Catalog and children's book Caspar van Wittel

A catalog in Dutch and English will be published by Bekking & Blitz. Also appearing with this exhibition is the picture book "Caspar met de Oogjes.

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Christmas vacations at Kunsthal KAdE

Fun activities for young and old from December 23 to January 6

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Photographer Hans Wilschut works on special photo assignment in Italy

25.10.2018 - 08.11.2018

The photo assignment involves: capturing in the "now" cityscapes in Rome, Naples and Venice with which Caspar van Wittel achieved world fame between 1674 and 1736.

Catalog A Balancing Act

15.09.2018 - 06.01.2019

The catalog of A Balancing Act is now on sale in the KAdEShop!

Design: Simona Kicurovska

New work Henk Stallinga

15.10.2018 - 22.10.2018

Henk Stallinga has created a brand new work especially for the exhibition A Balancing Act. It temporarily replaces the light installation 'Lumens' currently on display in the exhibition at Kunsthal KAdE.

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The Great KAdE Pavement Cricket Day

21.06.2018 - 21.06.2018

Kunsthal KAdE is organizing ''The Great KAdE Sidewalk Chalk Day'' on June 21, inviting everyone to come chalk on Eemplein. There will also be children's flash tours, a walk-in workshop and participants can have their picture taken in a chalk decor.

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The Window Bank by Lenneke van der Goot

Until September 30, the work ''Object Space'' by Lenneke van der Goot is on display at DE VENSTERBANK in Amersfoort. This work counts as the sister of her work in the exhibition KRIJT in Kunsthal KAdE: ''Object Field''.

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MIR Project

Jitske Bakker is a participating artist in the exhibition KRIJT. This summer she has been invited by MIR to create new work along the Eem in De Nieuwe Stad Amersfoort.

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Kunsthal KAdE and Museum Flehite in top 3 Turing Award 2017

Museum Flehite and Kunsthal KAdE earned an honorable place in the top 3 of the 2017 Turing Award with the exhibition plan for Caspar van Wittel "The Discovery of a Dutch Master in Italy.

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Tuesday, Oct. 24 KAdE closed until 1 p.m.

Due to the royal visit to the Eemhuis, Kunsthal KAdE will be closed on Tuesday morning, October 24. From 1 p.m. we will be open and the exhibition can be visited again.

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Autumn vacations at Kunsthal KAdE

From October 14 to 22, we celebrate the fall vacation at Kunsthal KAdE. The theme is Creepy.

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Winner of autographed edition Maria Roosen announced

On the occasion of the solo exhibition VUUR, an autographed edition artwork by Maria Roosen was raffled off among new subscriptions to the KAdE newsletter

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Kunsthal KAdE at Uitmarkt Amsterdam

Saturday Aug. 26 and Sunday Aug. 27 the Uitmarkt in Amsterdam will take place

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