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Vermeer inspires 3D reconstruction of Delft

Delft’s famous painter Johannes Vermeer has created some wonderful images, but oddly there are very few (just 2) paintings known in which he depicts his birthplace itself. Just recently the exact location of one of those two paintings was established by art historian professor Frans Grijzenhout from the University of Amsterdam. Its turns out that the painting known […]

Boeren Met Worst

Boerenmetworst is a sausage made in The Netherlands. It contains pork and porkfat, and gets its name from the fact that it got eaten by farmers (boeren) working in the field. It is composed from the left over bits of the slaughter of pigs. These left overs are known as ‘mett’ in old world dutch, hence the […]