Dirk Vanduffel

Dirk Vanduffel, Belgium (co-founder, co-editor)
Dirk defines the overall policy of ArtDependence Magazine, in addition to conducting interviews. He specializes in valuation and auctioning.

Articles (57)

Dutch Museum Report: Gap Between the Blockbuster Museums and Smaller Museums Grows
Article date: Monday, April 23, 2018

Dutch Museum Report: Gap Between the Blockbuster Museums and Smaller Museums Grows

Every year, a report from the Dutch Council for the Arts is published. It details some of the sectors biggest flaws and gives some recommendations for future improvements. The report is well thought out and researched and includes opinions from a wide cross section of people throughout the sector.

Art Cologne, The Oldest European Artfair, Opens its Doors for the 52nd Time
Article date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Art Cologne, The Oldest European Artfair, Opens its Doors for the 52nd Time

Art Cologne opens its doors for the 52nd time this week with the 9th edition since Daniel Hug became Director of the fair. ArtDependence had the opportunity to sit down with Mr. Hug for about an hour despite his busy schedule the day before the official opening.

Insider's Guide to Art Cologne 2018: High Quality and High Level of Internationality
Article date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Insider's Guide to Art Cologne 2018: High Quality and High Level of Internationality

The upcoming ART COLOGNE (19 - 22 April) offers utmost quality at all levels from modern through postwar to contemporary art.

Propaganda Posters : Pour Le Drapeau and Country
Article date: Sunday, April 15, 2018

Propaganda Posters : Pour Le Drapeau and Country

ArtDependence has curated a selection of these propaganda posters from around the world.

Jeff Koons' Gazing Ball is Damaged in Nieuwe Kerk
Article date: Sunday, April 8, 2018

Jeff Koons' Gazing Ball is Damaged in Nieuwe Kerk

As reported by the Dutch newspaper Het Parool, Jeff Koons' Gazing Ball artwork was seriously damaged on its last day in Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam.

Flemish Government Seeking 2,313 Missing Works of Art
Article date: Thursday, March 29, 2018

Flemish Government Seeking 2,313 Missing Works of Art

The Flemish Audit Office provided an expose in the Flemish Parliament today regarding 2,313 works of art that are currently unaccounted for.

England’s Museums and Brexit: The Mendoza Review
Article date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

England’s Museums and Brexit: The Mendoza Review

The UK is pressing ahead with Brexit, steadying itself for the impact of a rapid and radical shift in international relationships across all industries. Ahead of the change, the UK Government commissioned an independent review of museums in England.

Judicial Investigation into the Authenticity of Exhibited Works of Art in the MSK Ghent
Article date: Monday, March 19, 2018

Judicial Investigation into the Authenticity of Exhibited Works of Art in the MSK Ghent

There is a judicial investigation of the authenticity of documents that were recently the object of an exhibition at the MSK in Ghent.

New Banksy in New York
Article date: Thursday, March 15, 2018

New Banksy in New York

The infamous graffiti artist Banksy has decorated a New York building with his artwork for the last five years.

Catherine de Zegher, Director of MSK Ghent, has
Article date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Catherine de Zegher, Director of MSK Ghent, has

ArtDependence has learned that Catherine de Zegher, Director of MSK Ghent, has been fired/resigned.

Subscribe to the Newsletter

Image of the Day

Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

Search

About ArtDependence

ArtDependence Magazine is an international magazine covering all spheres of contemporary art, as well as modern and classical art.

ArtDependence features the latest art news, highlighting interviews with today’s most influential artists, galleries, curators, collectors, fair directors and individuals at the axis of the arts.

The magazine also covers series of articles and reviews on critical art events, new publications and other foremost happenings in the art world.

If you would like to submit events or editorial content to ArtDependence Magazine, please feel free to reach the magazine via the contact page.