To understand the origin of the universe you have to create it ;-)


Das Weibliche Schönheitsideal in der Malerei / nadia gyr

With the #me too movement I remember an old work of mine.
I got this book in the late eighties and was in shock. Under the title The feminine beauty ideal in painting, The woman was more victim and sexual object dan beauty.
So I transformed the paintings into more femininity.

Orginal: Das Weibliche Schönheitsideal in der Malerei,Hans Schulze 1912

see here

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I am fascinated by their subtle beauty, vague contours, and their transparent, almost matter-less constantly moving body.
Exhibition at the gallery Kiosk - de Persgroep Nederland - Jacob Bontiusplaats 9, 1018 LL Amsterdam. Until Friday 11 May


Newspaper Trouw Sunday attachment time 18 November 2017


One of my jelly fish has a new residence. He is happy between the books in Berlin.


From 5-5-17 to 26-5-17, my universe paintings can be seen at the Kiosk Galerie. Weekly I would show another one.  
Kiosk Galerie - Persgroep Nederland - Jacob Bontiusplaats 9 - Amsterdam


I wanted to paint the sparkling light on snow. First try, next time more white snow.
1 x 1.30 m tempera


Schiaparelli and his latest registration on mission to Mars
77 x 57 cm, watercolor crayon


homemade tempera - more pigments, intensity, brilliance and more work than from a tube.


Isolated star and the accidental discovery of white holes


Promenade des Anges
Curtain design in progress for my studio in Amsterdam with the most beautiful and atmospheric views I know, and will always remember.
Scale 1:10 / cotton / completion in autumn 2016


 Back in the city and ready for the new season


With a telescope into space


tempera on canvas 50 x 50 cm
These beings have fascinated me for a while. They are sophisticated and elegant. They have no eyes, nor hands or feet. But they existed before humans started swimming. What is the purpose of their existence?