Van Gogh House and Studio, Eindhoven

Van Gogh House and Studio, Eindhoven

The Van Gogh House and Studio is the former home of Vincent Van Gogh. He lived in the home and worked in a studio located in the garden. The Van Gogh House and Studio is part of the Vincente, which is a museum for those interested in learning more about the life and works of Van Gogh.

The museum offers details about Van Gogh and his time in Nuenen. Visitors will learn about his family, personal life, and the other painters who became his friends. The creation of "The Potato Eaters" is covered in detail, including studies of the colors used to recreate the somber, downtrodden atmosphere.

A new expansion to the museum adds Vincent's Light Lab. It is an interactive exhibition that uses light and color to find a more in-depth appreciation of the work of Van Gogh. There is also a planned exhibition space for rotating exhibits.

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Van Gogh House and Studio on Map

Sight Name: Van Gogh House and Studio
Sight Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands (See walking tours in Eindhoven)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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