The Bon Vivant and the Realist In the period from 5 May to 11 August 2019, Museum Valkenburg, in collaboration with the Jacob van Horne [...]
De Bon Vivant and the Realist. In the period from 5 May to 11 August 2019, Museum Valkenburg brings together for the first time the work of two artists from Weert: Jan Tullemans and Wil Leenders, the 'Bon Vivant' and the 'Realist'. Friends of art who, while studying together at the same art academy, each went their own way in the art world of their generation. Part of the works by Jan Tullemans comes from the private collection of Frans Hovens. The works shown by Wil Leenders are compiled from the collections of his children, from private collections, and both artists also have loans from the Jacob van Horne municipal museum.