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    Ruigoord 76, 1047 HH Netherlands
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    020 4975702
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  • Ruigoord fits in with an age-old tradition of artist colonies where art and life are integrated into a common experiment. Ruigoord is an idealistic and idyllic place where artists work on their own oeuvre. However, it is the emphasis on joint projects that gives it the character of a contemporary artists' colony. Mutual involvement is shaped in a unique way and the need for exchange, shared experiences, expression and ecstasy is met. A human primal need that manifests itself more strongly as the era seems more self-centered and materialistic. The green oasis in which Ruigoord is situated meets the need for artists to be able to withdraw for a shorter or longer period from the worries of an urbanized and industrialized environment, as it has always been a matter of existence for artists' colonies.


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