Johan Marinus de Vries (1892-1982). Symbolic Realism13 March 2018 till 24 June 2018
The frequent visitor to the Katwijk Museum will know of the imposing works of the artist Johan de Vries. The works are entitled Kee, also known as The Oracle, and Arentje. They are studies which one ...read more »
The neighbourhoods and streets of KatwijkAfgelopen (14 March 2017 till 18 June 2017)
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In earlier times, in the seventeenth century, Katwijk was visited by painters of landscapes and of town scenes, such as Jacob van Ruisdael and Jan van Goyen. With the arrival of D.A.C. Artz and ...
The Katwijk Museum is situated in the centre of the old fishing village and is housed in a large and recently extended building complex. A monumental villa, built in 1913 by a ship-owner, is the centre point of this complex. The museum collection combines a unique collection of paintings of Dutch and foreign painters who were drawn to the artistís colony in Katwijk, with a fine display of local and regional objects of interest.