Past and Biography

Selective Biography:

1952: Born in Laren (NH), The Netherlands
1972 - 1979: Academy of Art (Tilburg), several courses and first show of artwork in Gallery Iris Wazzau, Davos (Switzerland)
1980 - now: independant illustrator, Graphic Designer.
1998 - 2000: Study old techniques and restauration, specialism wallpaintings
2001: first show as painter/artist, Kunst Ahoy Rotterdam. Since than a lot of exhibitions.
2009 Founded: Galerie Maste 4, Saas-Fee (CH)
2012: Member of "Guild of Swiss Mountain Painters"

Exhibitions and projects (Selection):

2000    Town-hall Huissen, solo exhibition, NL
           Chapel Theodul, total decoration inside and outside, Saas-Fee (CH)

2001    Art fair "Kunst Ahoy", Rotterdam (NL)

2002    Argentina Ambassy: Presentation portrait Máxima and Willem-Alexander
           Akzo Nobel: solo exhibition on 3 locations, Arnhem (NL)
           Hotel Ambassador, solo exhibition, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Solo exhibition Gallerie KunstKamers, Huissen (NL)
           Gallerie KunstinHuis, Arnhem (NL)
           Exhibitions during broadcast H-TV, (NL)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)
           Solo exhibition "Bergman Bladmuziek", Arnhem (NL)
           Opening exhibition Musis Sacrum, Arnhem (NL)
           Art Manifestation Kasteel Doornenburg, Doornenburg (NL)
           Alpen Musikfestival, (CH)
           Solo Exhibition Jeurissen Schilderwerken, Huissen (NL)
           Notary Office, Huissen (NL)
           Dutch Ambassy: Presentation portrait Máxima and Willem-Alexander

2003    Solo Exhibition Gallery KunstinHuis, Arnhem (NL)
           Solo Exhibition "Muziekproject", Zutphen (NL)
           Solo Exhibition Bang&Olufsen, Zwolle (NL)
           Solo Exhibition "Stein und Design", Saas-Fee (CH)
           Alpine Musik Festival, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Exhibition "Jungfrau Music Festival", Interlaken (CH)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)
           Hotel Ambassador, solo exhibition 2, Saas-Fee (CH)

2004    Solo Exhibition Gallery Paulette Bos, (NL)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)

2005    Project "In Situ", Städtische Bühne Münster (DE)
           Solo Exhibition Gallery Rietart, Velp (NL)
           Art Manifestation Wijken voor Kunst, Arnhem (NL)
           Solo Exhibition Vliegerhuys, Zutphen (NL)
           Open Ateliers "Pronkstukken", Lingewaard (NL)
           Group Exhibition KIM, Eusebiuskerk Arnhem (NL)

2006    Group Exhibition "AandeRijn", Renkum (NL)
           Solo Exhibition BOVAG, (NL)
           Solo Exhibition Galerie St. Marten, Arnhem (NL)
           Open Ateliers "Pronkstukken", Lingewaard (NL)

2007    Group Exhibition "Aan de Rijn 2", Renkum (NL)
           Wall of Art Berendsen, Huissen (NL)
           Open Ateliers "Pronkstukken", Lingewaard (NL)
           Group Exhibition KIM, Eusebiuskerk Arnhem (NL)

2008    Art Project "Kubus en Kubus", Arnhem (NL)
           Group Exhibition "Tuinkunst", Betuwe (NL)
           Art Manifestation Wijken voor Kunst, Arnhem (NL)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)
           Group Exhibition KIM, Eusebiuskerk Arnhem (NL)

2009    Galerie Andrej Smolak, Snina (SK)
           Solo Exhibition Gallery Rietart, Velp (NL)
           Galerie Maste 4 founded, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)

2010    Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)
           Galerie Maste 4, Saas-Fee (CH)

2011    Galerie Maste 4, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Project Mail Art, (DE-CH)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)

2012    Group Exhibition Guild Swiss Mountainpainters,  
           "Alpstein", Liner Museum Appenzell (CH)
           Became member of 'Guild of Swiss Mountain Painters'
           Galerie Maste 4, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Solo Exhibition Mövenpick, Zug (CH)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)

2013    Art Manifestation 'Het geluk van Lingewaard', (NL)
           Kastiel Mojmirovce, Mojmirovce  (SK)
           Mode Biënnale MoBA, Button-Up, Arnhem (NL)
           Group Exhibition Guild Swiss Mountainpainters, Grindelwald (CH)
           Galerie Maste 4, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Art Manifestation Lingew'Art, Huissen (NL)

2014    Gallery AAM-Beeld, Westervoort (NL)
           Continuing the highest gallery of Europe:
           Galerie Maste 4

           14 December 2014
           Art Manifestation "Open Ateliers Huissense School"

2015   Bromer Art Collection, Roggwil (CH)         
          Solo Exhibition 30.5 - 12.7.2015
          Bromer Art Collection

          Exhibition Guild of Swiss Mountainpainters
          Group exhibition, opening: 26.7
          Guild of Swiss Mountain Painters

          Anual Dutch Art Fair in Amsterdam
          Saturday September 26th and Sunday September 27th

2016   Project Hotel Mistral (CH)
          Project Britannia Hütte (CH)

2017   Hotel Cailler, Charmey (Gruyère, CH) 7.4 - 4-10
          Galerie d'Art La Spirale (Vevey, CH) 29.10 - 28.11
          ArtBank Mainz (DE)
         
          Exhibition Guild of Swiss Mountainpainters, Interlaken (CH) 12.8 - 3.9
          Guild of Swiss Mountain Painters

2018   Exhibition Guild of Swiss Mountainpainters, Luzern (CH)

Art projects (selection): Städtische Bühne Münster (Germany), Wallpaintings on a new built Chapel Saas-Fee (Switzerland), restauration Townhall Arnhem, Design façade Rabo Bank, Wallpainting SNS Bank, Art Projects in Snina and Mojmirovce (2009 and 2013, Slovakia), Wallpainting winemuseum Arnhem, exhibitions in Switzerland, Netherlands, Slovakia and Germany.  

Works in public and corporate collections and commissions (selection):
(Private collections will not be posted)

           Town-hall Huissen, (NL)
           Argentina Ambassy, Den Haag (NL)
           Town-hall Lingewaard, (NL)
           Theatre, Münster (DE)
           Dutch Ambassy, Bern (CH)
           Rabo Bank, Lingewaard (NL)
           DSM, Heerlen (NL)
           Chapel, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Provincie Gelderland, Arnhem (NL)
           Gallery Andrej Smolak, Snina (SK)
           SNS Bank, Arnhem (NL)
           Town-Hall, Saas-Fee (CH)
           Berendsen Optiek, Huissen (NL)
           Castle Mojmirovce, Mojmirovce (SK)
           Bromer Art Collection (CH)

 

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