Recent posts on Events

All postings about events I found interesting, or that I take part in (hey, it might even be both at the same time).
For a list of where my art is or was shown, you can check the exhibitions page.

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

Machiya Gateway

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

Charcoal Portrait

Here’s a quick charcoal portrait, done at a Wackers Academie workshop during the recent realisme art convention in Amsterdam. Since we’re at it: The portrait month starts up in April – each Friday and Saturday. I’ll try to join again. If you want to volunteer as a model or go paint, check on the announcement … Continue reading Charcoal Portrait