If the Pokémon Firm’s video teasing its upcoming collaboration with the Van Gogh Museum was already sufficient to have you ever fascinated with reserving a ticket to Amsterdam, the promise of an impressionistic Pikachu promo card may simply do the trick.
In celebration of the Van Gogh Museum’s fiftieth anniversary, it has teamed up with the Pokémon Firm for a particular occasion designed to introduce younger artists to Van Gogh’s work, and to show individuals about the way in which he was profoundly influenced by Japanese artwork.
“This collaboration will permit the subsequent era to get to know Vincent van Gogh’s artwork and life story in a refreshing approach,” the Van Gogh Museum’s basic director Emilie Gordenker mentioned in a press launch. “The Van Gogh Museum and The Pokémon Firm Worldwide have drawn on a few years of instructional experience to create a particular expertise for youngsters, their supervisors, and we hope many others on the Van Gogh Museum.”
Together with on-site activations that information museum guests by way of a choice of Van Gogh’s work and delve into the tales behind them, a web-based exploration of his fascination with Japanese tradition may also be obtainable. Together with on-site activations that information museum guests by way of a choice of Van Gogh’s work and delve into the tales behind them, a web-based exploration of his fascination with Japanese tradition may also be obtainable.
Even should you can’t make it to the precise museum to snag a ‘Pikachu with Gray Felt Hat’ card in-person, the promos may also be obtainable by way of the Pokémon Heart included in orders from a particular assortment impressed by the collaboration. However for these trying to make a visit of it, the Pokémon x Van Gogh Museum collaboration is ready to run from September twenty eighth till January seventh, 2024, and tickets for basic admission to the museum (that are required to get in and may solely be bought on-line) can be found now.