Rijksmuseum’s Martine Gosselink Tapped as Head of The Mauritshuis

February 5th, 2020

Martine Gosselink, current head of history at the Rijksmuseum, will head to The Mauritshuis as its next general director.  “Alongside her wealth of experience in the museum sector, we see great added value in her historical expertise and ability to present artworks in their historical context, as a result of which the story of the Mauritshuis collection can be even better communicated,” said Lokke Moerel, chair of the Mauritshuis’s supervisory board. “The museum’s objective is to connect the present with the past and thereby contribute to contemporary themes and the social debate. We believe that Martine, together with the Mauritshuis staff, will bring this to life in an inspiring way.”

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