Monday 22 July 2019

A round up of the best stories about the Netherlands and all things Dutch from leading international publications






Dutch clubs still facing financial peril

Dutch clubs still facing financial peril

Last month the Bundesliga was in awe after the arrival of Ruud van Nistelrooy. When he scored twice in five minutes as a substitute for Hamburg in Stuttgart, the whole country seemed to come to a halt and, along with Arjen Robben, Eljero Elia, and Rafael van der Vaart – who scored against Sevilla at the weekend – the Dutch stars plying their trade in the foreign leagues are shining brightly, even if the national side continue to be named... More >













Vast Offering of De Stijl Art in London

Vast Offering of De Stijl Art in London

Tate Modern has a whopper of a show, with a title to match its size: “Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World.” Though this is the first major exhibition in the U.K. dedicated to the Dutch artist Theo van Doesburg (1883-1931), its early Modernist scope is larger than the one man, who worked in practically all the art forms extant in his lifetime. More >