Don't miss out on the travelling expo Art Detectives. We present a highly interactive, thrilling and fun experience that stirs up a paradox: You'll feel admiration and disbelief at the same time. The world famous art detective Arthur Brand will mesmerize your mind.Mesmerize me!
It's an expo that shows the dark side behind a prestigious art world where nothing is like it seems. Enjoy yourself exposing the greatest imposters and the tricks of their devious trade.Show me the dark side
"Raiders of the lost Arc meets da Vinci Code"
According to Amore, more than 70 thefts of Rembrandt’s works have occurred during the past century. One Rembrandt portrait – of Dutch engraver Jacob de Gheyn III – has been stolen no fewer than four times since 1966, earning it the moniker “takeaway Rembrandt” and a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Seems a good trade, doesn't it? You'll find out soon enough when you start the tour as an art collector. Choose your investments and find what you actually bought. At the end of the expo we'll reveal your talents as an art collector, art detective or art criminal.If you don't earn it, steal it!
You'll see things the art world doesn't want you to see: Astonishing replica's, scandals, intrigues, exposed art robbers and imposters. You'll learn historical facts that will stain the establishment, governments, the secret services and even kings and queens. You'll perceive and be deceived.Show me
You'll try to dig up a treasure, steal a Rembrandt, expose art crimes, listen to compelling stories of Arthur Brand, forge an art piece and spend 10 million euro's.Let me steal a Rembrandt
So Isis is destroying art. Now are they? Which mass murderer was a famous art collector? Why did Christie's sell a forgery? Is Queen Juliana of the Netherlands an art criminal? What is the biggest robbery of all time?Get your answers at the expo!
Art Detectives pops up at ANWB Headquarters in The Hague. The Expo starts October 1st. The location has lots of parking space and is easily reachable by car. It's situated just outside the centre of The Hague, just off the freeway A12.
Prefer public transport? The bus will take you to the expo from Den Haag CS in 5 minutes. Check out the timetable.