A modern and contemporary art collection with local presence exhibited at "Villa Lakeside" and affiliated locations.
Diversity and inclusion is a valuable source of inspiration for the Lakeside Collection, which consists of over 80 artworks created by local and international artists from 1946 until present.
Lakeside Collection believes in the power of art and conveys inspiration to its visitors. The collection exhibits many different art forms ranging from video art, sculptures, paintings, filmography, photography to print.
The collection was founded in 2015 and has been growing it's presence in the art market since. In 2019 Lakeside Collection became an official member of the Netherlands Association of Corporate Art Collections (VBCN).
Our Connection With Art
Society has always been connected to art throughout its history. Art is the reflection of social consciousness and awareness. It exposes the ideas, feelings, and concepts that we all live in. Overthinking existential questions and pursuing to find answers where art is a source of inspiration. The purpose of the collection is to open a door for society in order to promote self-growth and enlightenment.
In the global landscape of art, getting back to roots creates distinguished importance. Focusing on the local artists helps individuals to observe the artistic features in themselves. With a global awareness, Lakeside Collection is highly focused on the local modern and contemporary artworks. Thus, the Lakeside Collection includes both international and Dutch artists.
Knowing that art has a unique power of gathering and connecting the society, Lakeside Collection aims to understand today and think about tomorrow. We tend to support the growing artists who represent the art of today and tomorrow, and believe that art has a particular position in expressing current and upcoming generations.
Lakeside Collection emphasizes that art should be accessible for all in society. Strengthening a connection of art with society triggers questioning, critical thinking and induces development. Art raises awareness about our surroundings. We acknowledge that art cannot be owned, it can only be preserved for future generations.