Dümmen Orange is supporting the building of a new entrance of the Amsterdam museum, the development of educational products and the execution of the core tasks of the museum with this contribution.
Museum director Biense Visser said: "Van Gogh’s art and the Van Gogh Museum have many admirers across the globe. His work and the dynamic and innovative way it is presented throughout the museum brings inspiration and fascination to the public continuously. Dümmen Orange, as one of the world’s leading developers of flowers and plants feels a strong connection to the art of Van Gogh and the core values of the Van Gogh Museum. Our flowers and plants paint a living canvas across the world. With our contribution we support spreading the joy and inspiration Van Gogh’s art brings to the world."
Dummen Orange's Axel Ruger said: "It is impressive how many people, organizations and companies feel a connection with the spirit of Van Gogh and our museum as the guardian of his spirit. We are very happy with this long term partnership between Dümmen Orange and Van Gogh Museum. We are looking forward to working together with our new partner."
Dümmen Orange breeds and develops cut flowers, potted plants, bedding plants and perennials. Turnover in 2014 was $180 million.