26 July: museum open until 20.30 hrs, including concert
To give as many visitors as possible the opportunity to see the exhibition Seurat. Master of pointillism, the museum is organizing four special open evenings. On 12 July, the first evening took place, with a concert by Eva sur Seine. The next evening opening hours are on 26 July and 16 & 30 August. On these days the museum will remain open until 20.30 hrs and the visitors are treated to a concert in keeping with the exhibition, in the Rietveld Pavilion in the sculpture garden. Catering is available, but visitors are, of course, free to bring their own picnic.Programme:
26 July Open evening with concert by Suarez at 19.00 hrs
16 August Open evening with concert by Camadou at 19.00 hrs
30 August Open evening with concert by Sterre Konijn and accordeonist Yvo Staudt at 19.00 hrs
Suarez is a French language band, originally from Belgium. Their latest album ‘En équilibre’ went gold within three months of its release. In the Netherlands, the band played at the Oerol Festival and Festival Mundial, among others.
Singer-songwriter Camadou performs with a guitarist and a flautist. Her latest album ‘Les Autres’ is a collection of personal interpretations of great chansonniers.
The open evenings are taking place thanks, in part, to the Municipality of Ede. For the open evening with a concert, all you need is a valid admission ticket for De Hoge Veluwe National Park and the Kröller-Müller Museum. This year, the extensive programme ‘A summer with Seurat’ will replace the Sweet Summer programme.
During the exhibition Seurat. Master of pointillism the museum has a comprehensive programme for young and old, with workshops, theatre presentations, lectures, artists in residence and concerts in the sculpture garden. For the full programme, see: www.krollermuller.nl/seurat.