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This year I’ve joined artist network untitledxxi. They kindly invited me after we came in contact on Instagram. Untitledxxi is an international artists network that offers a digital platform by running a website and being active on various social media. It also deploys real world activities by organising exhibitions and by finding spaces for artists… Read more »

Spotlight at Online Galerij

Art website published a Spotlight article about my paintings. Online Galerij is a Dutch website for culture and visual arts that aims to widen the interest in art to a broader public. Online galerij is very active in publishing articles, so my spotlight moves down quickly in the list of recent posts. Here’s a… Read more »

A music video about the Weesperplein

During the summer the idea grew to try and combine images and sound. To see how they influence each other, and in the expectation that it might lead to new ideas for paintings. And possibly to new ideas for music as well. The idea took the form of a music video. This summer I made… Read more »

Painting of the Year 2016

I’m very proud to tell that my painting ‘Parkeerplaats’ won the ‘Schilderij van het Jaar 2016’ (Painting of the Year 2016) award, a prize for artists from the Netherlands and Belgium. After several rounds of jury selections, the final winners were announced on January 14th at the CODA Museum in the city of Apeldoorn. You… Read more »

Parkeerplaats nominated for prize

My painting Parkeerplaats has been nominated for the exhibition and yearly prize ‘Schilderij van het Jaar’ (Painting of the Year) at the CODA museum in the city of Apeldoorn. The exhibition of paintings by ten selected nominees will be held from January next year at the CODA museum. More information (in Dutch only) can be… Read more »

The programming weblog is back

For several years I maintained a weblog on this site about programming techniques for audio and graphics, a field in computer programming that always interested me a lot. I removed it however when I found I spent all my time on painting and contributed nothing to the weblog anymore. The past year I became more… Read more »

Artist Spotlight on The 405

An Artist Spotlight was published this month on The 405! I’m very happy to be there between the music, art, film and tech articles, represented with a large selection of paintings. See the article here. About The 405: The 405 is an independent Music & Culture website with a keen eye for discovering and championing… Read more »

Plantage Etalage

During the month of July my painting ‘Zomer’ (Summer) hangs at the Plantage Etalage in Amsterdam. Plantage Etalage is a small, one window exhibition space with monthly rotating art exhibitions, initiated by Puntspatie graphic design. More info on Plantage Etalage’s July exhibition page. Location Plantage Etalage is located right opposite the Artis zoo main entrance,… Read more »

Exhibition at Mini Shopping Center of Cool

I’d like to thank everyone who visited the exhibition, attended the opening, sent me messages, left comments on social media sites or otherwise supported me. It was a great first exhibition!

Painting exhibition opens March 25th

Friday March 25th the first ever exhibition of my paintings opens at Mini Shopping Center of Cool in Amsterdam. I’d like to invite everyone to come by, see the paintings, and have a drink and a chat. I’m very happy with this first opportunity to show my paintings in public at such a great place,… Read more »