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  Berchem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Berchem is the southern part of the city of Antwerp in the Flemish region of Belgium.
Berchem is surrounded by the town of Mortsel and the districts of Deurne, Borgerhout, Wilrijk and Antwerp City.
Berchem was bombed in 1940 by the Germans and again in 1944 by the allied forces.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Berchem   (1239 words)

  
 Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1 October 1620 - 18 February 1683) was a popular and prolific Dutch painter.
His finest pictures are at the Rijksmuseum and at the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg.
Berchem also painted the human and animal figures in some works of other artists, including Allaert van Everdingen, Jan Hackaert, Meindert Hobbema, Jacob van Ruisdael, and Willem Schellinks.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nicolaes_Pieterszoon_Berchem   (276 words)

  
 Bercen, Inc. - Lubricants
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 Peasants with Cattle by a Ruined Aqueduct by BERCHEM, Nicolaes
Nicolaes Berchem, the son of a distinguished still-life painter, Pieter Claesz., was born in Haarlem.
The town was a leading centre of landscape painting in the early seventeenth century and among Berchem's teachers was the landscapist Jan van Goyen.
Berchem uses a bright, highly-coloured palette and applies the paint in short, stabbing brush strokes.
www.kfki.hu /~/arthp/html/b/berchem/peasants.html   (310 words)

  
 Browse by Title - Norton Simon Museum
Berchem was a member of the second generation of Dutch Italianate artists.
Berchem's depiction of an idyllic countryside, in which shepherds live in peace and harmony, was meant to evoke the spirit of classical authors such as Virgil.
Berchem's thick, fractured brushstrokes are evident throughout and provide a lively rhythm on the surface.
www.nortonsimon.org /collections/browse_title.asp?id=F.1972.15.4.P   (73 words)

  
 Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Berchem is corporate and transactional counsel to a number of official and informal creditors' committees, typically comprised of hedge funds, insurance companies and institutional investors, as well as senior debt lenders and issuers, in Chapter 11 reorganizations and out-of-court restructurings.
Berchem's notable transactions include representation of the official committee of unsecured creditors of FLAG Telecom during the company's Chapter 11 and the subsequent representation of the company following its emergence from Chapter 11, which culminated with a $207 million merger of the company with and into Reliance.
Berchem received her B.A. in religious history from Yale University in 1988 and her J.D. cum laude from Tulane Law School in 1991.
www.akingump.com /attorney.cfm?pf=1&ATTORNEY_ID=655   (206 words)

  
 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem - Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Nicolaes Berchem was one of the most popular and successful of the Dutch seventeenth-century Italianate landscape painters.
Berchem entered the Guild of Saint Luke in Haarlem in 1642 and took on three pupils in that very year.
In 1650 Berchem made a trip with Jacob van Ruisdael in the area around Bentheim near the German border, and in 1652 and 1653 the artists collaborated on several paintings.
www.bonus.com /contour/national_gallery/http@@/www.nga.gov/cgi-bin/pbio?200410   (384 words)

  
 Berchem-Sainte-Agathe / Sint-Agatha-Berchem (Municipality, Region of Brussels-Capital, Belgium)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Berchem was a village until the Second World War.
Parks, the Wilder wood and the Zavelenberg farm, with pastures where the last cows in Brussels still graze, have been kept in Berchem.
Several health institutes are located in Berchem, such as the French Hospital, the Albert Laurent Clinic and a Regional Institute for children suffering from troubles of vision and audition.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/be-bxlbm.html   (218 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem (1620 - 1683) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
Taught by his father, Pieter Claesz, Nicolaes Berchem began his career in Haarlem at the age of fourteen.
Berchem also trained other another Dutch landscape painter, Cornelis van Poelenburgh, and adopted a classical style.
Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Landscape with Muleteer and Herdsman, 1655
wwar.com /masters/b/berchem-nicolaes.html   (465 words)

  
 Italian Landscape at Sunset by BERCHEM, Nicolaes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Berchem's pictures have a more pronounced pastoral character than Jan Both's or Asselyn's.
Wisps of white cloud float in Berchem's dazzling blue skies, and bits of vividly coloured clothing worn by herders, milkmaids, and travellers brighten the cool greens of his landscapes.
The mood of his pictures justifies the claim that Berchem, who died in I683, the year Watteau was born, is one of the precursors of the Rococo.
www.kfki.hu /~/arthp/html_old/b/berchem/i_sunset.html   (241 words)

  
 Richard L. Feigen & Co.
Nicolaes Berchem, one of the most important Dutch Italianate artists of the seventeenth century, was the son of the still-life painter Pieter Claesz.
Although there is no documentary evidence that Berchem travelled to Italy, it is generally assumed that he did so, probably in the early 1650s.
Although mainly known as the principal Dutch painter of Italian pastoral landscapes, Berchem treated a wide variety of subjects, including imaginary southern harbors, winter landscapes, hunt and battle scenes, as well as religious, mythological and allegorical themes.
www.rlfeigen.com /about_juno.html   (283 words)

  
 Otto Berchem
While there seems no shortage of people ready to step in front of a TV camera, in vain attempts at celebrity (on talk shows, reality shows, docu-soaps, and the like) there is little interest in what becomes of them afterwards.
In his forthcoming exhibition, at Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Otto Berchem explores issues of celebrity, notoriety, and what happens after your 15 minutes of fame has passed, and the 16th minute begins.
Berchem will present a series photos, videos, text pieces, and a sculpture that are ‘case studies’ of people who have had their 15 minutes, perhaps for all of the wrong reasons.
www.edbprojects.nl /exhibitions/otto_berchem.htm   (241 words)

  
 HeritageQuest - Discovery Center
Berchem is situated just south of Luxembourg City not far from the French border.
Berchem is mainly a farming community, its streets lined with traditional rural homes, many in the "Quereinhaus" style, where both house and barn share a common roof.
After the early death of her husband, Marie sold all the family property and household belongings and in the autumn of 1847 set sail with her children for America.
www.heritagequest.com /genealogy/europe/html/berchem.html   (436 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem Online
Berchem's students included Karel Dujardin, Pieter de Hooch and Jacob Ochtervelt.
Nicolaes Berchem at the National Gallery, London, UK Nicolaes Berchem at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
All images and text on this Nicolaes Berchem page are copyright 1999-2005 by John Malyon/Artcyclopedia, unless otherwise noted.
www.artcyclopedia.com /artists/berchem_nicolaes.html   (378 words)

  
 Murtha Cullina LLP - Attorneys At Law
Berchem advises long term care providers, physicians and other health care clients regarding a wide range of regulatory and reimbursement issues.
Berchem has extensive experience in analysis and application of the laws governing health care fraud and abuse and corporate compliance to issues affecting physicians, nursing homes and other providers, and has represented providers in civil and agency fraud and abuse proceedings.
Berchem served as an Associate with a Health Care specialty law firm in Boston.
www.murthalaw.com /Attorneys/AttorneyView.asp?AttorneyID=16   (163 words)

  
 Antwerp (Municipality, Province of Antwerp, Belgium)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
On 1 January 1983, the municipality of Antwerp incorporated the former municipalities of Berchem, Borgerhout, Deurne, Ekeren, Hoboken, Merksem and Wilrijk.
The flag of the former municipality of Berchem is white with three vertical red stripes.
The flag was adopted by the Municipal Council on 24 February 1981 and approved by Royal Decree on 26 February 1982.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/be-vanan.html   (633 words)

  
 berchem trap
The artwork has been recycled from the previous releases, and as you can make up from the tracklist, the first nine tracks are from Berchem, the last nine from Trap.
The selection of the songs is probably based on weirdness- less obvious tracks as Weckpot, 6-pack, WW3 or Warehouse have been ditched for this album, probably a move to make sure the French audience market doesn’t get too freaked by the music from day one.
Some tracks from Berchem on this compilation appear in an extremely slightly different mix from the originals, but nothing anyone but the most devoted fan will notice.
www.deadbeattown.com /disco/berchemtrap.htm   (296 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Otto Berchem: It's Not My Fault: Books: Otto Berchem,Lisette Smits,Charles Esche   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
American artist Otto Berchem (1967, Milford, Connecticut, USA) moved to Amsterdam in the mid-1990s, where he's been living and working ever since.
Many of Berchem's projects speak directly about his own life, documenting his progress from the United States to Europe, uncovering his fears and weaknesses and, in doing so, transforming his experience of the world as he tries to play his part in ours.
In his texts and slide pieces, his performances, his videos, the TV talk shows and large installations Berchem places himself amongst his audience, and his audience places itself in the center of his work.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/9075380224?v=glance   (587 words)

  
 Cows Crossing a Ford with a Couple and a Dog (Getty Museum)
The group's movement is anchored around a pair of large trees that cross at the center of the composition.
Nicolaes Berchem liberally applied brown wash to the figures, animals, and central trees.
During the mid-1600s, Berchem was one of the most popular Dutch artists working in an Italianate style.
www.getty.edu /art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=253305   (246 words)

  
 Belgische Gemeentewapens - Belgian Civic Heraldry - BERCHEM
The arms were granted on February 20, 1816 and confirmed on May 6, 1839.
The three red pales are derived from the arms of the Berthout family, who adopted the name Van Berchem in the 13th century, as they ruled the village at the time.
Ever since the three pales have been used by the Berchem council.
www.ngw.nl /int/bel/b/berchem.htm   (362 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem (Getty Museum)
Under the direction of his father Pieter Claesz., Nicolaes Berchem began his artistic career in Haarlem at the age of fourteen.
He acquired the surname Berchem while a young pupil in the studio of Jan van Goyen.
Although Dutch consumers admired his paintings for their evocative Italian settings, scholars are uncertain whether Berchem ever actually visited Italy.
www.getty.edu /art/gettyguide/artMakerDetails?maker=376&page=1   (153 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem Artworks and Fine Art at arthistorynet.com
Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, (#6 from) La cahier a l"homme (set of 6 goats), 17th century
Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, (#5 from) La cahier a l"homme (set of 6 goats), 17th century
Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, (Le Berger assise sur le fontain), 1652
www.absolutearts.com /masters/b/berchem-nicolaes-works.html   (414 words)

  
 Berchem | Antwerp Sights & Activities | Fodor's Online Travel Guide
There are houses in Renaissance, Greek classical, and Venetian styles, but most of all, there are Art Nouveau buildings, especially at the southern end of Cogels Osylei and Waterloostraat.
Berchem is the first stop on the line to Brussels.
This is where international trains stop, rather than going into and backing out of Centraal Station.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=antwerp@1036&cur_section=sig&property_id=25768   (103 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem
- Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, (#6 from) La cahier a l"homme (set of 6 goats), 17th century
- Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, (Le Berger assise sur le fontain), 1652
- Rest Nicolaes Berchem (Dutch, 1620-1683)Oil on wood; 17 x 13 1/2 in.
wwar.com /masters/b/berchem-nicolaes-works.html   (493 words)

  
 NICOLAAS BERCHEM (or BERGHEM) - LoveToKnow Article on NICOLAAS BERCHEM (or BERGHEM)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
He received instruction from his father (Pieter Claasz van Haarlem) and from the painters Van Goyen, Jan Wils and Weenix.
His pictures, of which he produced an immense number, were in great demand, as were also his etchings and drawings.
His finest pictures are at the Amsterdam Museum and at the Hermitage, St Petersburg.
www.1911ency.org /B/BE/BERCHEM_or_BERGHEM_NICOLAAS.htm   (131 words)

  
 Nicolaes Berchem [1620-1683] - Featured Artist on Artfact.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
A prolific member of the second generation of DUTCH ITALIANATES, Berchem also produced scenes of his native landscape, winter landscapes, night scenes, hunts, battles, imaginary Mediterranean harbours, complex allegories, as well as history paintings.
857 paintings, and while this estimate is inflated by numerous misattributions, Berchem was undoubtedly a prolific artist.
Furthermore, Berchem collaborated with Gerrit Dou, Jan Wils (c.
www.artfact.com /features/viewArtist.cfm?aID=24614   (475 words)

  
 Belgium - Lines with obscure or sparse passenger services
These trains are not advertised in the 2005/6 timetable, and further information would be welcome.
This curve (two parallel double-track lines, 27/1 and part of 27A), avoiding Antwerpen-Centraal, is accessible from Antwerpen-Berchem platforms 1 to 8 only.
It is used by trains on table 12 not booked to call at Antwerpen-Centraal, including IC B (SSuX) and Thalys services.
www.steane.com /egtre/be_route.htm   (2941 words)

  
 VFBB - Berchem - 03/23/2002
Solvay Investors > News > VFBB - Berchem - 03/23/2002
Solvay will participate in Solvay participates in the "Beleggershappening" organized by the Vlaamse Federatie van Beleggingsklubs en Beleggers" at Alpheusdal in Berchem (Antwerp) on March 23, 2002"
We would be glad to welcome you at our stand.
www.solvay-investors.com /news/financialnews/0,,18126-2-0,00.htm   (75 words)

  
 Fodor's Travel Guides | Forums Messages
What is Berchem, is this a different train station in Antwerp?
Some local trains stop at both Antwerpen and Berchem, others only at Antwerpen.
As there are no special high-speed tracks yet between Antwerp and Amsterdam, the regular internation train takes almost the same time as the Thalys train and is a lot cheaper, just so you know!
www.fodors.com /forums/pgMessages.jsp?fid=2&tid=34621498&numresponses=3&start=0   (91 words)

  
 Campanile Berchem Hotel Antwerp - Reviews & Official Contact Details
Campanile Berchem Hotel Antwerp - Reviews & Official Contact Details
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Read all REVIEWS for the Campanile Berchem in Antwerp
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 Berchem Travel Guide - Berchem Vacations - VirtualTourist.com
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