(serious) visual art (painting, sculpture, installation, etc.)

Surreal, original, beautiful, mysterious, 80s Tron, funny, bizarre…the work of Swedish illustrator and animator Kilian Eng.

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Dutch painter Piet Mondriaan, or Mondrian (in this more English/French friendly spelling an anagram of ‘I paint modern’) is by far one of my all time favourite artists. Here are some of his key works that are perhaps lesser known. Most of these can be seen in the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague.

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All created by local musicians, filmed by Kutiman.

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Cycling across the Polder landscape between Haarlem & Schiphol airport; came across the bizarre town of Vijfhuizen with some modern architecture.

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During my stay in London (2005-2011) I worked all over the city, and I made use of the situation to take lots of photos, regardless of what (cheap) camera I would have with me that moment.

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Came across Marinus Fuit, this Haarlem artist in the local Haarlems Dagblad.

What struck me was some similar themes as my uncle Joop Polder from The Hague, namely; cityscapes avoid of people, dunes, and especially trams.

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Dutch architects MVRDV have just won the competition for the Comic and Animation Museum CCAM in the Eastern Chinese metropolis of Hangzhou.

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Comics artist, illustrator, graphic designer, architect, Haarlemmer.

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Beautiful colours, concepts, mood, funny, “poignant”…
Welcome to the world of Israeli illustrator (Brooklyn based) Koren Shadmi. You can view more of his work here.

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Last year I visited the Louwman Museum. Even if you don’t particularly like cars, this is incredible. The huge collection of the most beautiful cars in the world are housed in this amazing building, situated between The Hague and Wassenaar. Read more

On Saturday the 18th of June the collaboration between Fashion students, Graphic Design and Fine Arts students will have it’s climax in a crossover experience of art, design and fashion.

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