Event archief

  • A Royal Museumnight
    05-11-2016 tot en met 05-11-2016

    MuseumNight in the Museum of Bags and Purses   The Musuem of Bags and Purses is entirely devoted to  ROYAL and everything that is related to it. From the substantive floor (Royal Bags exhibition, exhibition of young designers and tours) to lounging with a good wine in the Royal Ballroom (with Butler). Fun activities like...

  • Made in Italy: Bags from Italian designers
    17-10-2016 tot en met 13-11-2016

    From October 17 the Museum of Bags and Purses and Istituto Italiano di Cultura present the exhibition La Borsetta: uno stile di vita; the handbag: a lifestyle. The exhibition includes bags of famous Italian fashion houses and designers orginating from the collection of the Fondazione Sartirana Arte in Pavia. Italy is the fashion country par...

  • Joke Veeze Foundation Exposition
    04-10-2016 tot en met 26-02-2017

    For Royal Bags, the jubilee exhibition featuring bags carried by members of European royal families, the Museum of Bags and Purses is collaborating with the Joke Veeze Foundation. The Foundation organized its second competition for new talent in the field of fashion design and styling. This time, the assignment for the contestants was: ‘Design a...

  • Bags of Tirza Verrips
    22-08-2016 tot en met 03-10-2016

    Exposition bags of the Dutch artists and designer Tirza Verrips Tirza Verrips (1945) is a well-known Dutch artist/designer, working from his residence in Apeldoorn. Challenged by a befriended art historian he designed his first bag, the Tinman, by the end of 2013. The Tinman was purchased by Museum CODA in Apeldoorn. An old piece of...

  • Queering the Collections Tour
    23-07-2016 tot en met 07-08-2016

    From 23 July to 7 August the EuroPride takes place in Amsterdam. Several museums and heritage institutions, including the Museum of Bags and Purses, have created a great Queering the Collections Tour on izi.TRAVEL. See and experience our collections through a pink perspective. Download the izi.TRAVEL app, search for Queering the Collection and start the tour!...

  • Exhibition Royal Bags
    08-10-2016 tot en met 26-02-2017

      For centuries the royal families set the fashion style. Sovereigns were trendsetters in this area. Bags carried by royals would even become iconic, like the Kelly-bag carried by Princess Grace. Sovereigns’ fashionable outfits and accessories still fire our imagination. Hendrikje Museum of Bags and Purses in Amsterdam displays an exhibition on the sensational bags...

  • Spring exhibition Rebelle
    14-04-2016 tot en met 10-07-2016

    The world’s largest museum of bags and the online platform for preloved luxury brands and the join forces. For three months, starting the 14th of April, REBELLE.com will display unique vintage items in the Museum of Bags and Purses in Amsterdam. Fitting to the floral trend this spring, the exhibition evokes the image of a...

  • Exhibition The Bead Goes On
    19-06-2016 tot en met 18-09-2016

      From June 19th to September 18th 2016, beads will be taking the centre stage at the Museum of Bags and Purses in Amsterdam. In the exhibition The Bead Goes On, beaded purses and accessories from the 18th century onwards will be on display. The Museum’s collection will show that even though the use of...

  • Exhibition Laimböck
    12-01-2016 tot en met 13-03-2016

      Unique handbag collection at the Museum of Bags and Purses From 12 January until 13 March 2016 the brand Laimböck will have an exhibition at the Museum of Bags and Purses in Amsterdam. The brand is known for their gloves, but will introduce this during the winter a new bag-collection with animal theme that...

  • Exhibition: Street Couture
    10-01-2016 tot en met 08-06-2016

    From 10 January 2016 to 7 June 2016, Amsterdam’s Museum of Bags and Purses presents the exhibition Street Couture. In it, the museum seeks to identify what sets haute couture apart from global street fashion. The Street Couture style is all about mixing and matching: high-end fashion combined with street fashion, sports with pop culture and...

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