Drummies by photographer Alice Mann
Aug. 23, 2021
Discover the story of proud and self-confident young female athletes in South Africa.
Aug. 23, 2021
Discover the story of proud and self-confident young female athletes in South Africa.
Aug. 2, 2021
In close collaboration with Amber Vineyard, Mother of the first Dutch ballroom house House of Vineyard, the Kunsthal is proud to present the exhibition Deep in Vogue. Celebrating Ballroom Culture.
July 12, 2021
From this summer All you can Art is launching a special new project. Art from the collection of the Netherlands Cultural Heritage Agency (RCE) will be the guest of various households in Rotterdam.
June 2, 2021
ING and the Kunsthal Rotterdam are proud to present the winner of the ING Talent Award 2021.
May 31, 2021
From Saturday 5 June, the Kunsthal, together with all Dutch museums, will be open to the public again! To celebrate this festive moment, Nationale-Nederlanden organises the NN Open Museum Week.
May 25, 2021
Two Rotterdam icons join forces! Together with Blijdorp Zoo, the Kunsthal is discovering the world of animals: in contemporary art and as real animals.
May 19, 2021
Today the Kunsthal, together with the other cultural institutions of the Museumpark, is turning over the Song Contest clock. Only 3 more days until the Grand Finale! This moment is the starting point for the launch of the amazing video production Museumpark Rotterdam Opens Up.
May 18, 2021
Starting now, you can cast your vote for the ING Talent Award Public Prize!
April 29, 2021
The Kunsthal Rotterdam proudly presents the multisensory exhibition Calder Now this Autumn.
March 29, 2021
The ING Talent Award offers emerging, talented photographers in Europe a platform for showing their own work to an international audience. The finalists will be coached by the famous American photographer Alec Soth.
March 11, 2021
In close consultation with the board of supervisors, it has been decided that Nathanja van Dijk will be resigning as director/manager of Kunsthal Rotterdam as of 15 March 2021.
Feb. 17, 2021
Kunsthal Rotterdam is launching its own podcast to accompany the exhibition We Are Animals: PETCAST! As soon as we are allowed to reopen, you will ...
Jan. 5, 2021
Before the Covid-19 measures led to all cultural institutions temporarily closing their doors from Friday 13 March, Kunsthal Rotterdam appeared to be on course for another record year. During the first 2.5 months of the year we had already welcomed 79,000 visitors. Now, exactly nine months later, the Kunsthal is again closed for the public, giving us time to draw up the balance sheet of an extraordinary year.
Dec. 15, 2020
Unfortunately… from today, Kunsthal Rotterdam – just like all other museums – must close for a while. We hope that we can open our doors to the public again on Wednesday 20 January 2021.
Dec. 1, 2020
What a nice result! Some 450 participants submitted their top 10 favourite records with the best songs and exhibition worthy album covers. Together with Nationale-Nederlanden and Fresh 'n Rebel we organised this contest on the occasion of the exhibition 'Black Album / White Cube. A Journey into Art and Music'. Curious about the lists and looking for inspiration? Have a look and listen to them all here.
Nov. 16, 2020
Next Thursday 19 November, the Kunsthal will reopen its doors after a short two-week closure. As of today it is possible to buy an online ticket again. We can't wait to welcome our public back. Book your time slot in the meantime!
Nov. 4, 2020
Unfortunately… from Thursday 5 November, Kunsthal Rotterdam – just like all other museums – must close for a while. We hope that we can open our doors to the public again on Thursday 19 November.
Oct. 14, 2020
Enjoy a day in the Kunsthal during the Autumn break. Monday 19 October the Kunsthal is specially opened from 10.00 hrs.
May 20, 2020
Tickets can only be booked online. Ticket sales will start on Monday 25 May. From Monday 1 June, the Kunsthal will be open again! We cannot wait to welcome you again.
March 12, 2020
In line with national policy relating to the corona virus, the Kunsthal Rotterdam will remain closed to the public until further notice.
Oct. 21, 2019
Enjoy a day in the Kunsthal Rotterdam during the autumn break. Monday 21 October the Kunsthal is specially opened from 10.00 hrs.
Oct. 4, 2019
The supervisory board of the Kunsthal Rotterdam Foundation has appointed Nathanja van Dijk as the new director of the Kunsthal Rotterdam. Van Dijk (1984) is an art historian (University of Utrecht / University of Amsterdam), curator and cultural entrepreneur.
Sept. 16, 2019
From 13 October there will be a surcharge of € 2.50 per visitor for all exhibitions during the period of 13 October 2019 - 8 March 2020. Due to the expected crowds, the Kunsthal will also be working with time slots during this period.
Sept. 5, 2019
The late Peter Lindbergh (74) passed away on the 3rd of September, 2019. We mourn the loss of one of the greatest photographers of all time. With g...
June 27, 2019
Kunsthal Rotterdam is looking for a general director who bears the final responsibility for the artistic development and quality of the exhibitions, and is able to further translate this into a surprising programme.
June 6, 2019
It was an incredible All you can Art party last Saturday, 1 June, at Het Gemaal op Zuid! A summery reunion with many partners, participants and art...
May 20, 2019
Emily Ansenk (1970), who has been the director of the Kunsthal Rotterdam since 2008, will become the new director of the Holland Festival in Amster...
April 2, 2019
The All you can Art Summerschool is coming back! Are you creative, quirky and looking for an artistic challenge this summer? Check the terms and register before 6 May!
Jan. 29, 2019
From Tuesday 5 February the first American D-Day flag will be exhibited in the Kunsthal in Rotterdam, a city where the war has left indelible traces. The presentation of ‘D-Day Flag 75 Years. A Symbol of Freedom’ is a prelude to the celebration of 75 years of liberation. The story behind this battered and stained flag is
Dec. 20, 2018
In its anniversary year, Kunsthal Rotterdam is headed for a record number of 415,000 visitors, the highest number in its 25-year existence.
Dec. 10, 2018
The Kunsthal and the Instituto Buena Bista Curaçao are the joint winners of the very first &Award with All you can Art, for involving and connecting people. The news was announced today during the Beeld&Storm conference.
Dec. 1, 2018
We are very pleased to announce that as of 1 December 2018, the Municipal Executive Committee of Rotterdam has appointed a new member of the Kunsthal Rotterdam’s supervisory board.
Nov. 16, 2018
Lauren Verster joined the annual Naked Tour of the Kunsthal. Watch the AVROTROS broadcast Lief Lijf here.
Nov. 7, 2018
An illustrative interview with Kunsthal Director Emily Ansenk.
Oct. 22, 2018
Enjoy a day in the Kunsthal Rotterdam during the autumn break. Monday 22 October the Kunsthal is specially opened from 10.00 hrs.
Oct. 4, 2018
There is a surcharge of € 2.50 for all exhibitions during 22 September 2018 through 20 January 2019.
Aug. 27, 2018
Stimulate your senses in the dream landscape WATERLICHT. As a virtual flood made of LEDs, software and lenses, WATERLICHT inundates the Museumpark to show how high the water could reach without human intervention.
July 2, 2018
Visit the exhibition Viktor & Rolf: Fashion Artists 25 Years at the Kunsthal in Rotterdam. Make an unforgettable trip and extend your visit to the exhibition of Viktor & Rolf with an overnight stay including exclusive extra’s in 5 star hotel Mainport. Read more and book now!
March 16, 2018
TUESDAY 3 APRIL Please note! From Tuesday 3 April 2018 it is no longer possible to make cash payments at the Kunsthal Rotterdam. The Kunsthal is opting for cashless payment methods in order to promote sustainability and safety.
March 1, 2018
The Kunsthal has entered into a new partnership with Winsor & Newton in 2018.
Jan. 22, 2018
With only two more weeks on show (until February 4th) in Turin and 400.000+ visitors, the travelling exhibition of Peter Lindbergh is a great succes!
Jan. 16, 2018
The Kunsthal Rotterdam proudly presents a new fashion exhibition this Summer: ‘Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists 25 Years’.
April 25, 2017
The Kunsthal Annual Report 2016 is now online! It was an extraordinary as well as successful year. The Kunsthal initiated, produced and presented its first traveling exhibition, ‘Peter Lindbergh. A Different Vision on Fashion Photography’, which had its world premiere in Rotterdam and is now showing at the Kunsthalle Munich.
Feb. 22, 2017
IBB was recently the recepient of the 2016 Culture Prize awarded by the Prince Bernhard Culture Fund Caribbean Region. IBB received this price for it’s works and achievements in the fields of art education and social engagement the last 10 years. During the presentation IBB students did an art performance called ‘Playa Buena Bista’ outside of our gallery Esmeralda. There were also performances by other beneficiaries of PBCF during the ceremony.
Dec. 16, 2016
With the Christmas holidays just around the corner, let us help you with some original gift ideas. At the Kunsthal you’ll find the most delightful gifts for under the tree.
Dec. 7, 2016
From now until Saturday 31 December, you can get 25% discount on a ticket to the ‘Afrika 010’ exhibition at the Wereldmuseum Rotterdam just by showing a Kunsthal admission ticket from the same day.
Nov. 9, 2016
The Kunsthal Rotterdam is pleased to announce that Herman van Karnebeek has been appointed as business director from 1 December 2016. He and general director Emily Ansenk will form the management.
Oct. 17, 2016
Do you want to win two tickets to the United States of America? This is your chance! On the occasion of the exhibition ‘Peter Lindbergh. A Different Vision on Fashion Photography’, SkyTeam and the Kunsthal Rotterdam are giving away two airline tickets!
Aug. 25, 2016
The exhibition Peter Lindbergh - A different Vision on Fashion Photography opens on Saturday 10 September. The Kunsthal is under full construction building up this sizzling exhibition full impressive large photo’s, green screens, video walls and exciting pieces!
July 21, 2016
FROM 12 SEPTEMBER 2016 till 12 FEBRUARY 2017 Visit the exhibition of Peter Lindbergh. A Different Vision on Fashion Photography at the Kunsthal in Rotterdam and enjoy a weekend getaway with your overnight stay at five-star Mainport hotel.
June 24, 2016
FROM 18 JUNE TILL 18 SEPTEMBER This summer, Kunsthal Rotterdam, International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen join forces for Rotterdam Xpanded.
Dec. 26, 2015
You can enjoy a Boxing Day brunch all day long in the Kunsthal café on 26 December. Make your reservation now
Oct. 29, 2015
Rotterdam is the place to be! Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel has named Rotterdam one of the top cities of 2016. Read more.
Oct. 15, 2015
Kunsthal Rotterdam launches a new website. The new website is as surprising as the Kunsthal! Read more.