Royal Academy of Art

Local nameKoninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten
LocationThe Hague, Netherlands

The Royal Academy of Art is an leading and highly renowned art academy in The Hague. Succeeding the Haagsche Teeken-Academie, the academy was founded on 29 September 1682, making it the oldest in the Netherlands and one of the oldest in the world. It has been training ground for a number of significant artists of the Hague School and it was part of the art movement of Dutch Impressionism and was also in the immediate vicinity of the II. Golden Age of Dutch painting. However, in the 19th century the training for a long time was still strongly oriented towards the classic curriculum. At the end of the 19th century this academy had opened to Modernism, too.

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More information and contact


Official Website

Phone +3170315 4777

Address 4 Prinsessegracht, 2514AN, 's-Gravenhage

Coordinates 52°4'51.612" N 4°19'3.599" E

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