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Large Round Pieta from the Musee du Louvre to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam.

Jean Malouel's -Johan Maelwael- (1370 Nijmegen,The Netherlands-Dijnon 1415.c.1400).
Large Round(or tondi-tondos which created by the artists since Greek antiquity)Pieta leaving Paris for the first time after 55 years to exhibit at The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam,The Netherlands.
Jean Malouel's tondo  Pieta that hes also been used as a design element in architecture since the Renaissance, became fashionable in 15th century  Florence with Botticelli, Michelangelo although the earliest true Renaissance painted tondo is Burgundian, from Champmol of a Pieta by Jean Malouel of 1370-1415.
                                       nowadays in the Louvre Paris but from 6 October 2017
                        until 7 January 2018 at The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam,The Netherlands.
                                         Pieta with the Holy Trinity by Jean Malouel.
                                       Louvre.(c)2009.Musee du Louvre/Erich Lessing.

The Rijksmuseum honors the first Northern Netherlandish paint…

Rembrandt's birthday a great online celebration by Rijksmuseum Amsterdam.

Online publication under the title 'Drawings by Rembrandt' constituting the majority of Rembrandt's 64 landscapes, biblical scenes,portraits and everyday scenes compose Rembrandt's the birthday-celebration by Rijksmuseum Amsterdam,The Netherlands.
                           Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn,Self-Portrait with Tousled Hair.
                                                      The Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
                                 De Bruijn-van der Leeuw Bequest,Muri, Switzerland.
      Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn.
                                                        Title:The Pancake Woman.
The Rijksmuseum's extremely high collection of paintings,drawings and prints which is one of the most important in the world is available from 15 July to everyone in high resolution a…

Neoconservative nationalism' The Aalto Natives' at Cobra Museum Amstelveen,The Netherlands.

'Geb and Atum'. Biting irony, sarcastic heavy humour, comedic story-driven work from archaeology,anthropology of Finnish society, represent by talking puppets at the 57th International Art Exhibition -La Biennale di Venezia-.
'Geb and Atum' robots created by the artists Nathaliel Mellors and Erkka Nissinen introduce through video's series the Finnish History and its national identity in 'The Aalto Natives' by the British artist Nathaniel Mellors and Finnish artist Erkka Nissinen.

                     'The Aalto Natives' by Nathaniel Mellors&Erkka Nissinen at
               The Cobra Museum of Modern Art Amstelveen, The Netherlands, 
                                    from December 15,2017 to 18 March 2018.

'Geb and Atum' which as made a planet more like earth after millions of years earlier come-back to Finland trying to understand and to keep a sense of proportion of 'their' culture developed in the meantime.
Videos, 3D CG animations…

Nature's mother attractiviness at 'Van Gogh, Rousseau,Corot'.In het Bos.' exhibition,Amsterdam.

Theodore Rousseau and Camille Corot the French painters where among who retreated to the Forest of Foutainebleau in order to paint its stunning beauty which never was changed.
Trees,vegetation and the play of light and shade on the foliage and the ground were the artistic compelling with the exciting that attract them to describe it's beauty.
Vincent van Gogh worked also as much as possible out of doors,in the midst of nature, without fail in the midst of nature, invariably directing his gaze at the trees, woodland and undergrowth.
                    This summer Van Gogh's Museum Amsterdam,The Netherlands exhibition 
                                         From 7 July to 10 September 2017,
                       display works by Van Gogh, Rousseau and Corot with artworks from the collection of the Van Gogh Museum and others but also from The Mesdag Collection,
under the title:'Van Gogh, Rousseau, Carot'.

                                Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890).

The collective wisdom of Acropolis 2017.Athens.Greece.

The 4th c.B.C. Athens,Greece.
The polis Athens developed and flourished outside the boundaries of the 'sacred Rock'in which the Athenians gave the name Acropolis-akra=upper, polis=city-to differentiate it from the 'asty'.
The 'asty' Athens that was the lower city where lived the Athenians, outside the walled frontiers of Acropolis 'the big-rocked hill of Pallas' according to Aristophanes(c.446 BC Athens-c.386 BC Delphi.Greece) playwright of Athens.
Text/Photography(c)Tzina-Mersina Alimpoutaki-Joustra.
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The collective wisdom of Acropolis 2017. Athens.Greece. Part One.

                                                  The Acropolis and its monuments.
The 'big-rocked hill of Pallas'-Acropolis-rises to a high of 60-70 m and the flat surface measures about 300 m on the East-West axis and 150 m on the North-South axis' as the archaeologist and former director of the Acropolis wrote, Dr.G.Papathanassopoulos. 
Of the four slopes, three…