About the Museum


Interior View, Stedelijk Museum
Interior View, Stedelijk Museum
Photo John Lewis Marshall

Interior View, Stedelijk Museum

Exterior View, Stedelijk Museum

Exterior View, Stedelijk Museum

Interior View, Stedelijk Museum
Photo by Gert Jan van Rooi

Interior View, Stedelijk Museum

The Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam is the largest museum of modern and contemporary art and design in the Netherlands. The world-renowned collection is comprised of 90,000 objects dating from 1870 to the present. With major works representing such movements as Bauhaus, De Stijl, CoBrA, abstract expressionism, pop art, minimal art and conceptual art, the Stedelijk offers a dynamic experience of modern art and design, and continuously presents leading temporary exhibitions.

Collection Highlights


Willem de Kooning

Rosy-Fingered Dawn at Louise Point

Paul Cézanne

La Montagne Sainte-Victoire

Vincent van Gogh

Augustine Roulin (La berceuse)

Piet Mondrian

Composition with Yellow, Red, Black, Blue and Grey

Kazimir Malevich

Mystic Suprematism (red cross on black circle)

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

Rood-blauwe stoel [Red and Blue Chair]

Martial Raysse

High Voltage Painting

Barnett Newman

Cathedra

Kazimir Malevich

White Suprematist Cross

Nola Hatterman

On the Terrace
Stedelijk Museum: Collection Highlights

Willem de Kooning

Rosy-Fingered Dawn at Louise Point, 1963
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. © The Willem de Kooning Foundation

Paul Cézanne

La Montagne Sainte-Victoire, c.1888
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, gift of the Association for the Formation of a Public Collection of Contemporary Art in Amsterdam (VVHK)

Vincent van Gogh

Augustine Roulin (La berceuse), 1889
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, gift of ir. V. W. Van Gogh, Laren (NL)

Piet Mondrian

Composition with Yellow, Red, Black, Blue and Grey, 1920
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Kazimir Malevich

Mystic Suprematism (red cross on black circle), 1920-1922
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

Rood-blauwe stoel [Red and Blue Chair], 1919-1923
beechwood, birchwood, wood
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. © Joost Elffers, 2004

Martial Raysse

High Voltage Painting, 1965
assemblage linnen, photopaper, neon tube, triplex wood, electric wires
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. © Pictoright Amsterdam

Barnett Newman

Cathedra, 1951
oil and acrylic paint (Magna) on canvas
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. © Pictoright Amsterdam

Kazimir Malevich

White Suprematist Cross, 1920-21
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Nola Hatterman

On the Terrace, 1930
oil on canvas
Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
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