AonIn2Kunst

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Collection

The collection consists of two parts: historical art and modern art.
The historic part concerns Aon's past: de ship broker business. This part houses old works of art including a number of sea views and old maps. The historical part of the Aon collection also includes old and modern ship models.
Part of the modern art collection comprises works of art, which were bought or received as gifts.
The paintings are done by various artists: Eline de Jonge, Joseph Klibansky, Barbara Wijnveld, Arjan van Arendonk, Kees van Bohemen.

Art policy
The collection is aimed at motivating and inspiring employees. To enhance this effect, we are working on getting the current modern art collection organised. In the process Aon is focusing on Dutch artists and/or artists working in the Netherlands.

History
The current Aon Nederland art collection is the result of several takeovers and mergers of insurance brokers in the 20th and 21st centuries. These organisations brought their own collections in.

 

 

From the collection
Joseph Klibansky

Razzle Dazzle, 2009
mixed media
82 x 160 cm

Collections October 1, 2015
Van Modder-baggermolen tot Purple Rose
Aon te gast bij Kennedy Van der Laan
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In summary

Collection title
AonIn2Kunst

Contact
Drs. A.M.B. van Nierop

Head office
Rotterdam

Art collection locations
Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Noordwijk, Nijmegen, Hengelo, Groningen, The Hague

Number of art works
Approximately 500, including over 150 which belong to the core of the collection.

Launch year
The Aon art commission AonIn2Kunst was founded in 2003

Disciplines
paintings, photography, drawings, graphic art, sculptures, glass design, modelling

Focus of collection
The purchasing policy is mainly focused on unique work, such as paintings and/or sculptures by Dutch artists or artists working in the Netherlands.

Website
www.aon.nl

Exposition space
The company restaurants in Rotterdam and Amsterdam include exhibition areas where (young) artists and designers can gain some exhibition experience. The exhibitions are changed twice a year.  

Works on loan
Ship model De Krabbelaar, The Nationaal Baggermuseum (Museum of Dredging) in Sliedrecht, 2012