About Your Expert
Sabry Amroussi is an art historian and writer living and working in Amsterdam. He specializes in the art of the Dutch Golden Age, mainly in the works of Rembrandt and his school, and has a keen interest in the Jewish history of Amsterdam. He lectures and teaches on both subjects and gives art historical tours all across Europe. As a true omnivore when it comes to art, culture, and even cuisine, he has worked with and for major museums and collectors, such as the LACMA, Rijksmuseum, van Gogh Museum and the P de Boer collection in Amsterdam. As a guide for Context, he is eager to share this knowledge in real life, always with a big scoop of humor, ofter intermingling art with social life, cuisine, and history.
This conversation is suitable for all ages.
90 minutes, including a 30 minute Q&A.
Wonderful, informative, eye-opening
We anlways enjoy Sabry’s lectures. This one was a bit out of our usual interests but we always learn with Sabry.
What a great museum. I can’t thank Sabry enough for sharing all this with us.
Sabry brings unique insight and passion for explaining the often overlooked details of these masterpieces. He also brings the background history of the times the pieces were created, making the artwork connected to the people and places of the period. Sabry's infectious enthusiasm and expertise is a joy to experience.
Another captivating lecture by Sabry. His commentary always gives me new insights into the paintings he discusses.