Anna Tilroe door Perry Schrijver 1
Anna Tilroe door Perry Schrijver 1


19:45 - 20:45

De verzamelaar: liefhebber of statusjager?

Lecture Anna Tilroe (Dutch Spoken)

Anna Tilroe, art critic, curator and professor emeritus of Art and Culture at the Radboud University of Nijmegen, is giving a lecture in the auditorium of the Van Abbemuseum at 6.30 on Thursday evening, 1 December on therelationship between the private collector and the museum. In 2010 she wrote the celebrated essay De ja-sprong, naar een nieuwe vitaliteit in de kunst (The affirmative leap, towards a new vitality in art). The lecture is organized by De Krabbedans Eindhoven and has close links with the exhibition The Collectors Show in the Van Abbemuseum, with artworks from 10 private collections of regional collectors.

Make a reservation here. The cost of the lecture is €5.00

The lecture is also part of the Collect Art course organized by De Krabbedans, a course of seven meetings for the (starting) collector of contemporary art. Professionals from the art world will take you to the gallery, the artists’ studio and the museum. It is possible to apply up to 10 November at the latest.

For more information and applications go to (Catharina Koerts / Anneke van Wolfswinkel).


Van Abbemuseum
Bilderdijklaan 10
5611 NH Eindhoven
The Netherlands
T: +31 40 238 1000

Opening hours:
Tuesdays to Sundays from 11:00 to 17:00 hours.
Thursdays from 11:00 to 21:00 hours.
Tuesdays admission is free of charge from 15:00 to 17:00 hours.

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