Category Archives: ART

TRAVEL DIARY | New York City Revisited

This week I will be in New York City with my 14-year old son. Exactly a year ago we stayed in Brooklyn, and loved it. I could live here, my son cheered. I so agreed.  –  We had such a … Continue reading

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PAGES 13102019 | Full Moon Mimicat

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NOTE TO SELF | I Want To Paint This

  The drawing I made before I looked up the photo’s. I remembered it by day with the sunlight beaming in on either side of Matisse’s glance. It was Diana Ross singing Mahogany that made me think of Matisse’s self … Continue reading

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ALERT | Debbie Millman

  Today I found Debbie Millman, through Creative Review’s newsletter.  

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Inspiration | Venetian Lagoon Green

  I’ve just come back from Venice, Italy. The green of the lagoon, moving wildly, yet so calming.

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In Case You Missed This | Charles ‘Lil Buck’ Riley doing the Dying Swan from The Swan Lake

  In Holland we have a longrunning tv show called Zomergasten (Summer Guests) on Sunday evenings during the summer holiday. The guest sits opposite the show host in front of  a giant screen on which favorite fragments of film, documentary, … Continue reading

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NEW WORK | Au dessus du canapé | Nice 2019

  I worked on something I did earlier. Last summer I spent time in the dark room, printing old negatives. It’s an image of a little souvenir I treasured but lost. the music here

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Freddy Mercury Doing A Smokey Robinson

  Staring at the fabulous marble pattern for maybe just a moment too long, I started to see the face of Freddy Mercury… …which reminded me of… the wonderful rare recording that was handed to me on a special playlist, … Continue reading

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Free Marble Prints

Gem of the day: this collection of funky marble prints, downloadable for free. A present from Shutterstock, the image bank. Get it here

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PS | Let’s not forget about the Huli People.

Let’s not forget about the Huli people. A quick search on Google tells me they have been discovered by now. The odd tribe in Papua New Guinee where the ultimate goal in style for men is to wear wigs, and … Continue reading

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