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Wim Pijbes stops as director at the newly opened Museum Voorlinden

Wim Pijbes stops as director at the newly opened Museum Voorlinden

Wim Pijbes stops again as general manager at the newly opened Museum Voorlinden in Wassenaar. Artistic director Suzanne Swarts takes his work.

“It is different to run than desired”, let Pijbes to the Volkskrant know. “It is also dramatic. I wish more space. An experiment can succeed, but also fail. Continue is not good for me.”

He will still be as a board member continue to be involved in Museum Voorlinden, an initiative by collector and businessman Joop van Caldenborgh. King Willem-Alexander opened the museum for modern and contemporary art on 10 september.

“The museum is nationally and internationally put on the map and is ready for the future”, says in a statement that Tuesday is sent. Pijbes is in addition to his directorship at new jobs focus.

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