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Events Calendar

This calendar lists committee events, as well as other Baltimore-area events related to Rotterdam and Netherlands & other events of interest.

Jun 17 -
Sep 18

Washington

Karel Appel

From June 17 until September 28, the exhibition ‘Karel Appel: A Gesture Of Color’ is exhibited at the Philips Collection. Marking the 10th anniversary of the artist's death, this exhibition features 22 paintings and sculptures by Dutch artist Karel Appel (19212006), perhaps the most renowned Dutch artist of the latter half of the 20th century and one of founding members of the avant-garde COBRA group.

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Mar 30 -
Oct 23

Baltimore

Rineke Dijkstra in “On Paper: Picture Painting” at BMA

Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra is be part of “On Paper: Picture Painting” exhibit at Baltimore Museum of Art.

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Jun 6, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017

Washington

Celebration of Dutch and Flemish Drawings at National Gallery of Art

This showcases an exquisite selection of mid-15th-to early 20th-century Dutch and Flemish drawings acquired over the past decade by the National Gallery of Art.

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Jul 19 -
Sep 25

Baltimore

Governors Island Park “The Hills” by West 8 Officially Opening to the Public

On July 19, “The Hills,” ten newly designed acres of park on New York City’s Governors Island by urban design and landscape architecture firm West 8 from Rotterdam, will be officially opening for the season until September 25. The Baltimore-Rotterdam committee presented a lecture at Baltimore Architecture Week several years ago about this amazing landscape design tour-de-force.

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 Governors Island planning image from West8

Aug 18

Washington

Dutch dance DJ Dannic at DC’s Soundcheck

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Aug 21

Washington

Dutch dance DJ Luke van Scheppingen at DC’s Soundcheck

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Aug 25

Washington

Dutch House DJ Fedde Le Grand at DC’s Soundcheck

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Sep 8

Washington

Mehmet Polat Trio performs at The Hill Center

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Sep 13

Baltimore

Monthly Baltimore-Rotterdam Committee Meeting

5:30pm

 

Sep 22

Baltimore

Food Innovation - Baltimore & Beyond

Find out about innovations happening around food in Baltimore and in the Netherlands that will make our world more sustainable, improve access to nutritious food, and provide individuals & startups the means to make a living through healthy food. This event will leave you feeling inspired about our future!

Organized by Baltimore-Rotterdam committee, Netherlands America Chamber of Commerce Washington Metro (NACCWM), and Impact Hub Baltimore. Event is part of Baltimore’s annual Baltimore Innovation Week 2016 presented by 14 West.

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Food innovation - Baltimore & Beyond

Baltimore Innovation Week 2016 presented by 14 West

Sep 18, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017

Washington

Exhibition: From Drawings to Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt

National Gallery of Art

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Oct 11

Baltimore

Monthly Baltimore-Rotterdam Committee Meeting

5:30pm

 

Oct 18

Baltimore

10th Annual CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections

Event organized by Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee.
Location: Baltimore City Hall.

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Nov 15

Baltimore

Monthly Baltimore-Rotterdam Committee Meeting

5:30pm

 

Dec 13

Baltimore

Monthly Baltimore-Rotterdam Committee Meeting

5:30pm

 

Oct 22, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018

Washington

Exhibition Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

National Gallery of Art

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For more Dutch cultural events in the USA, visit dutchcultureusa.com/calendar and www.dcdutch.org