Recent posts on Architecture

Sketching Through Tuscany

Tuscany Setching
Some more impressions from Italy – mostly from walking around aimlessly through the nature and cities in Tuscany (see the first sketches here).

Machiya Gateway

Final oil painting of a little side-street in Koyto, leading to a Machiya...

Painting: Machiya Family

An oil painting of a street in Japan with a family house - a classical machiya...

Roof Tiles of Kyoto

Kyoto Japan Roof Tiles
Painting of Japanese architecture - roofs on a Kyoto back-street...

Summer Shower in the Singel

My latest cityscape work from Amsterdam. I was standing on the Singel (a channel very close to Central Station), and looking at a little side road called Korsjespoortsteeg. It was the toughest work so far - I started in April. But rain and hail stopped several sessions. In early summer it was too sunny, and … Continue reading Summer Shower in the Singel

Old Curch Number 2

Another painting from the Oudekerk in Amsterdam. I finally have time to do these things – and actually without rushing it too much. With this pillar I’m still trying to get a feel for it, before starting more complex parts of the building. This coming Monday a German TV team will film me there for … Continue reading Old Curch Number 2