King at the beginning of the celebration of hundred years of The Style
King Willem-Alexander opens on Saturday 11 February an exhibition in the Gemeentemuseum in the Hague, which forms the beginning of the theme year Mondrian to Dutch Design. 100 years of The Style. The exhibition is the first in a series of three next year in the museum to see.
Piet Mondriaan and Bart van der Leck – The invention of a new art tells the story of the friendship and mutual influence between the two painters which led to the foundation of The Style.
The innovative movement consists in 2017 for a hundred years. A changing group of Dutch and foreign artists made this part, among whom except Mondriaan and Van der Leck also Theo van Doesburg and Gerrit Rietveld.
The opening exhibition is on view till the 21st of may. In addition to The Hague to spend many more places in the country next year attention to the jubilee year.