Jacco Olivier 1

Last weekend I visited Gallery Ron Mandos in Amsterdam to look at art by Jacco Olivier. Jacco Olivier fuses painting and filmmaking by repeatedly reworking paintings in generous casual […] Lees verder

40 years

This year it’s the Melkweg’s 40th birthday. They have an exposition with a lot of posters from the first 15 years. This is just a small part of the […] Lees verder

Dali stairs

I went to an early morning screening of the film Catfish at Cinecenter. The carpet in that theatre looks like these, hundreds of little Dali-eyes staring at your feet.

A scream

A self-portrait by artist Joep Buijs hanging in the window of his gallery. I find the picture quite striking, especially since the window reflects the city also. Sometimes the […] Lees verder

Kind of blue

While waiting for Ger Apeldoorn last week, I took this picture of the sky. Sometimes basic things in life look like abstract paintings.

Akinori Oishi

Yesterday, Japanese animator Akinori Oishi was working on a mural at the KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival. During dinner we talked briefly about it and his work. He seemed like […] Lees verder