News from Nuenen

Sien is briefly back at Brabant

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Sien is briefly back in Brabant Gordina de Groot is briefly back at Brabant. Gordina, but we also know her as Sien, sits at the table at The Potato Eaters. She was a farmer's daughter from Nuenen and often modeled for Vincent van Gogh.

This is Gordina de Groot, "Sien. Sien sitting at the table in The Potato Eaters. She was a farmer's daughter from Nuenen and was often a model for Vincent van Gogh. Sien is briefly back in Brabant, and temporarily on display at The North Brabant Museum in Den Bosch.

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We know who the New Vincent Nuenen 2023 is!

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We know who the New Vincent Nuenen 2023 is!

🥳🎉 Cayleigh van der Horst chosen as The New Vincent Nuenen, during a pleasantly busy meeting at our museum. The jury praised her for continuing to surprise herself, not shying away from any challenge, her work ethic, interest and ability to concentrate.

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Unveiling special painting in Nuenen

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Unveiling special painting in Nuenen

A special painting was unveiled Monday at our museum in a private gathering. It shows the people who have built the region since Van Gogh left Nuenen in 1885.

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Sketching at the little church!

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Sketching at the little church!

After explaining composition, overlap, cropping, backdrops, the Nuenen group of drawing talents went outside and then drew the little church and stood where Vincent stood.

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