The Hague Decorative and Fine Arts Society was founded in 1991 with the aim of enhancing the appreciation and enjoyment of the arts in their many forms. The Hague DFAS is a member society of NADFAS, The National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies.
NADFAS is a UK based leading arts charity with over 93,000 members and supporting a network of more than 375 local societies throughout the UK, mainland Europe, Australia and New Zealand. NADFAS works with many other organisations in the arts and heritage fields, including The National Trust, English Heritage and The Art Fund.
The NADFAS Mainland Europe Area currently has societies in Belgium, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Malta, The Netherlands and Spain.
The Hague DFAS offers the following activities:
- A dynamic programme of monthly illustrated lectures, in English, encompassing the full spectrum of decorative and fine arts subjects including old masters, paintings, sculpture, silverwork, ceramics, architecture, textiles, and furniture design, - all in a convivial setting.
- Special events including visits and guided tours to exhibitions, museums, galleries and historic houses.
Comments often heard include: "The lectures are fantastic. Not only have I gained knowledge and inspiration but also new friends who share my enthusiasm".
Whether you are single, a couple, or a group of friends, rest assured you will be in the company of like-minded people in a vibrant environment of learning, sharing and socialising.