Recent posts on Amsterdam

Jazz Stage

Ink Drawing Jazz
Ink drawing of the jazz stage at the Muziekgebouw Amsterdam...

Linking Metaphors in Film and Art

A little link collection again – starting with some research on metaphors. This video by “Every Frame A Painting” analyzes how Akira Kurosawa used cinematic techniques in his films. A lot of it is about movement and transitions, but many can be helpful when painting. Specifically the ubiquitous use of weather and the elements as … Continue reading Linking Metaphors in Film and Art

Portrait Month Coming Up

Coming May I will take part in the portrait month again. This time with much more days. Anyone is welcome to join as painter, model – or just drop by and watch the artsy action and exiting exhibition. We will be painting from May 18 until June 3 (2012) in the windows of Gallery De … Continue reading Portrait Month Coming Up