Tag Archives: Education

A Dot | Drawing Class Inspired By Soundscape

  Soundscape by Suzanne Uittenbogaard. To inspire children in her class to draw on a large piece of white paper with a dot stamped on it right in the centre of it. We both did the course – to become … Continue reading

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Gifted | 9 Year Old Student Suspected Of Plagiarism

I heared this on the news today, December 10 2019. Gifted boy of 9, studied technical engineering at the TU (Technical University) in Eindhoven. University and parents are now in conflict because they suspect the student of plagiarism.   It … Continue reading

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Today’s Inspiration | Teacher Of The Year In Washington, Robin Hand

     

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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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Reflector Kids Gallery

  The Header. The project is now called Reflector Kids Gallery. It has given it direction. Reflector.com was already taken: A small newspaper from a small American town.   While checking for names, I also came across this one. It … Continue reading

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Art Education | Vertical Gardens By 6-Year Olds

This week I also conducted a workshop with the youngest in school, 6 year olds. They were explained that we need more insects and flowers, but we have little space for flower fields in the city. Therefor we need to … Continue reading

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Funky Flying Creature To The Rescue

  One of the first results from a workshop I did at the Flevopark School in my neighborhood. Insects are in danger and we need to help them. By inventing new, hybrid species, we can do this. This funky flying … Continue reading

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What Will 11 Years-Olds Say To Man-Made Bugs?

Tomorrow I am doing a workshop with 11 and 12 year olds on insects. As an artist I inspire them (diverge in educational lingo) to create a new insect, a man-made hybrid of technology and biology, to survive – and … Continue reading

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Early Work As A Teacher

You would think everything here on earth has been discovered by now. If you would want to find something new, where would you go? How would you travel? This was the question I put upon a group of 8 and … Continue reading

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Magnificent televison

  I saw Elbow perform this song tonight on the Graham Norton Show, and it was magnificent. I don’t know about this video, but in the setting¬†of the show it was brilliant. After the utterly funny¬†observations of Harriet Harman, member … Continue reading

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