De Grote Kunst Show

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On stage with wonderful Flemish presentator Katrijn Van Bouwel at De Grote Kunst Show at Leidsche Schouwburg, June 11th. Photography Maarten Nauw.

Talking about Untitled (1990), an early painting by Jan van der Ploeg from the collection of Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden.

De Grote Kunst Show is organised & curated by Nina Folkersma & Johan Idema.

Nice to be back at the theatre after some time!

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June 11th, 2017
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70 years of Dutch stamps at Rijksmuseum

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Kind en Computer stamps (The Child and the Computer) by Golden Masters (2001), alongide with Kind en Kleur (The Child and Color, 2002) by Jan Bons (below).

Exhibition
70 jaar Nederlandse postzegels (70 years of Dutch stamps) in het Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, April 26 – November 6, 2017.

From the collection of the Museum of Communication, curated by Mr. Julius Vermeulen.

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April 26th, 2017
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In Hospital

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No, I’m not in hospital fortunately, but my work is… (Photography Jeroen Glas)

Exhibition Rijnstate ziekenhuis, April 2 – May 28, 2017.

Curated by Jeroen Glas & Mirjam Geelink.

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April 2nd, 2017
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High Spirits

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On september 24, Maarten Verweij (left) and I exhibited at the portiersloge (porter’s loge at the entrance of this former militairy area) during Code Rood. Maarten showed some of his autonomous prints which I tried to match in color or atmosphere.

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September 25th, 2016
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Dusky bird 3/3 – Printing

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Title Dusky Bird, part of the Grind the Gap (pilot)project
Year 2016
Organized by Plaatsmaken
Technique Screenprint, each sheet 4-5 x black, 1 x opaque white ink
Size Separate sheets 92 x 126 cm
Printing Harmen Liemburg at Plaatsmaken
Edition 12 unique prints

Available in shop & also for sale at Plaatsmaken.

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July 22nd, 2016
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Dusky Bird 2/3 – Process

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Nightjar in woodgravure, from Brehm A.E. (ca. 1911). Das Leben der Tieren, found in the library of Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis in Leiden.

Dusky Bird process, part of the 2016 Grind the Gap (pilot)project.

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July 21st, 2016
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Dusky Bird 1/3 – Research

gtg-process-1Nachtzwaluw, image from Burton P. (1977). Het vogelboek. (Illustraties Peter Hayman et al).

Research for Dusky Bird, part of the 2016 Grind the Gap (pilot)project.

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July 20th, 2016
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Sur Le Motif

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Photography Isabelle Giovacchini

Renard 1 and 2, some of the works made for Black Current (2008), again on display at Maison d’Art Bernard Anthonioz (MABA) on the occasion of their 10th. year anniversary: Sur Le Motif, February 18 – April 30, 2016.

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February 17th, 2016
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Escape Route

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Title Escape Route
Year 2015
Size H 200 x W 300 mm
Technique 2 color split fountain screenprint on 300 grams/m2 Hahnemuller paper
Print Mars Wellink @ Plaatsmaken
Edition 25 signed and numbered prints out of 30 prints total

Kunst op je kamer, affordable art for children, organised by Plaatsmaken.
On display at Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen from December 12 until January 17 2015.

Videos (in Dutch) about the making process here!

December 1st, 2015
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The Inkslingers Ball

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Improv poster made on the spot in blue and red.

In April I was a visiting artist at Texas A&M University Printmaking Dept, invited by my collegue and friend Mr. Ryan O’Malley,

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April 19th, 2015
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