The recent government protests at Istanbul’s Gezi Park left quite the impression about life and politics here in Turkey. The very public displays of police brutality allowed the international community to witness firsthand what is to be tolerated, and what isn’t…. [Read More]
Museum Promotes Re-Opening with Rembrandt Flashmob
Art lovers, and general flash mob enthusiasts, would love the opportunity to partake in the reenactment of Rembrandt’s painting, “The Night Watch”. Low and behold, a flashmob of 30 Dutch actors galloping on horses bombard a shopping center–leaving shoppers at first impression feeling like they’re about to experience a sudden terrorist attack.
And what was it for? To promote the re-opening of the Rijks museum in Amsterdam. Oh, the power of great teamwork. And what an innovative way to market and advertise.