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“3D is not the best” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Beurs van Berlage

Beurs van Berlage
Damrak 213 | Old Centre: New Side, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
31 20 521 75 20
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Ranked #127 of 303 Attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Convention Centers
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“3D is not the best”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

3D animations did not do anything for me.. but the quotations taken from Van Gogh's letters written along the exhibition were the highlight. Read them and watch the reproductions of the paintings to feel Van Gogh.. OK, two 3D were good, the labyrinth and weat field with crows.

Visited May 2013
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“Van Gogh overview”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

There are photos of Van Gogh paintings organised in periods with several interpretations in 3D animations. They also show the oevres that have been stolen, lost in fire or in the war or for some reason the location is currently unknown

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“Enjoy the temporary Van Gogh exhibition in the Beurs Of Berlage!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

After a short walk through the Beurs Of Berlage I went to the side entrance of the Beurs Of Berlage in order to enter the exciting world of Van Gogh. This exhibition (until mid-May 2013)shows all his famous paintings along a serie of lesser known and even some destroyed and lost paintings. With arrows you are guided through the exhibition on the basement of the building where you will be blown away by Vincent Van Gogh his unique, very colourfull and expressive style. A special feature is the 3-D painting, especially The Asylum and Wheat Field With Arrows turn into a mindblowing experience! Not to be missed by any serious lover of the art of painting.

Visited March 2013
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“Architecture”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Go there to see Amsterdam School architecture. You can drink something in the cafe , but don't expect anything exceptional.

Visited June 2012
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“Pleasantly Surprised”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

We really enjoyed this exhibition. We got discounted tickets across the street in one of the retail tour provider stores and then went directly to the show. There was no line there. The digitized animations were really great -- we loved seeing the paintings come to life along with music befitting of them. We wished they had transformed more than seven of the paintings.

There were many reproductions of Van Gogh paintings there that we had never seen (considering there were 200 repros there). You will also learn a lot about Van Gogh's life there. The show was very professionally and creatively done. If you like Van Gogh's style, even though these were only reproductions, you will really appreciate this exhibition. I expect that it will travel the world in the future.

Visited October 2012
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