The number twelve carries religious symbolism, generally representing perfection, entirety, or cosmic order in traditions since antiquity ... read more
TWAALF (TWELVE) in three forms:
+ fine art print / 40 x 50 cm (image: 25 x 35 cm) /305 gms acid free paper / edition of 12
+ poster /B1 (100 x 140 cm/ 180 gsm paper / edition of 12
+ leporello ‘Schotschrift’, a zig zag folder - all twelve images with prose by Landa van Vliet ‘Levenswandel tot mijn twaalfde’ (NL) / 103,6 x 21 cm (folded A5 = 15 x 21 cm), digital print on 350 grs. paper
limited edition of 144 + 12 artist proof
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> Right: 6 images from the TWAALF /TWELVE series
> Right: leporello
> Below: installation views of HET WOORD, in Pictura Dordrecht (March 30 - May 5, 2019) , an exhibition in the context of the Synod of Dordrecht
Studies of the mural NB at ‘Abstract Wall Paintings III’ in 2019 at ACEC, Apeldoorn.
The title NB refers to the manifesto written by Piet Mondriaan 'Neo-Plasticism’ (1917), in which he explained his vision of new arts and architecture by using universal means to express a deeper understanding of nature and reality.
See also the next mural HINT in ‘100-Years after De Stijl’ at Openlucht Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden.
Studies for NB in red / black / white* / 2018 / 33 x 50 cm / acrylic on canvas
* private collection
Paintings and drawings with parallel and intersecting lines
> Installation views bellow of CONSTRUCTOR exhibition in Gallery NZ, BE (17/11 - 16/12/2018)
Four letter words, in English and Dutch. Ongoing series.
The succinct words consisting of four letters appear effective in conveying abstract concepts as well as feelings. In fact, the emotional intensity behind some of these words makes them almost indistinguishable from screams and exclamations … read more
The prints, pigment ink on archival paper, are available in sizes:
S - 21,6 x 27,9 (US letter) / edition of 8
M - 61 x 76 cm / edition of 5
L - 110 x 140 cm / edition of 3
SQUARES - 32,5 x 32,5 cm / edition of 8
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permanent marker + stamp ink on paper / 14,8 x 21 cm (each) / 250 gsm paper / 2016
Closed Circuit series are paintings on 4 mm dibond ‘glued’ to the wall. The starting point is an individual element, a letter, arranged in repetitive formation. In these logo-like emblems letter and negative space become indistinguishable.
Installation views of shows at Transmitter (2017 NY,US), Pentimenti Gallery (Philadelphia, US 2015) and solo show in Heden (The Hague,NL 2014), Contemporary Contemplations #5- ACEC, Apeldoorn.
- YEAH_010810 / 135 x 120 cm / acrylic on canvas / 2010/ private collection
- HEAY_301210 / 135 x 120 cm / acrylic on canvas / 2010
- TUBE_311210 / 135 x 120 cm / acrylic on canvas / 2010
- TOUT_100910 / 135 x 120 cm / acrylic on canvas / 2010
- Installation views of YEAH in GkG Bonn, ‘Lebt Theo?’ exhibition in 2011
A few years ago I came across a fascinating list of approximately 7,000 languages spoken in the world. I noticed that many languages start with letter "M" (843). When I studied the list in more detail, it turned out that even 391 languages start with theletters 'MA'. … Read more SISTERS, text NL/EN
Four digital prints / 2009 / 50 x 70 cm / archival 305 grs paper / edition of 12
Image bellow: installation view at Hein Elferink Gallery and Collection UMC Utrecht
Paintings with words on a lemon yellow grid. The source from these string of texts are titles of earlier work. The made up words are the most pure because they have no meaning to relate to, except sound, vibration or noise.