Art as Therapy
We see something else each time we look at art. It is a reflection of our inner world. We wondered what people saw when they looked at a canvas, so we asked.
Stefano Cenelli is more than comfortable travelling to - and even working in - any part of the world. But he admits that being away from his family for long periods affects him from time to time…
Cristina is a lover of all things historical. So it only made sense for her and her husband to stop by the Rijks Museum during her trip to Amsterdam early this fall. Listen to her account of her experience in the museum here.
Dirk Engberts is a retired professor who used to teach at Leiden University. He was drawn to visit the Rijks Museum early this fall by a painting that he has long admired. He explains his connection to it in this story.
Vicky Goodright visited Rijks Museum while holidaying in Amsterdam early this fall. She explains how trips to the museum help her understand the world a bit better.
Joy Dorow, an 18-year old student from Germany, was impressed by a lot of what she saw in the Rijks Museum. But it was the library that stood out to her the most. Listen to her story to learn why.