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2017 JUBILEE: Mondrian to Dutch Design

Since a couple of months I have the pleasure of working at the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag on the life and art of Piet Mondrian and his fellow colleagues of De Stijl.  148 more words

Visual Art

A yellow ladder

This morning when I was strolling along the canals of my hometown, I noticed this yellow ladder next to a berth. The simple colours and outlines of the scene prompted me to try and take a minimalistic photo. 28 more words

Dordrecht, My Hometown

Piet Mondrian’s abstract spirituality

On this day in 1872 the Dutch painter Piet Mondrian was born. Though he started by painting landscapes, Mondrian was greatly influenced by the work of the cubists, especially Picasso and Braque, and saw abstraction as a way for art to transcend reality. 212 more words

Numbers as a form of art

If we look at the arthistory we can witness more than one variation of art movements, for example ‘Digital Art’. Frieder Nake is the so called “father” of the digital art and gave art another perspective. 496 more words

Meltem

Boogie Tuesday

Hi, when I was working on this canvas I was thinking about Mondriaan and van Doesburg and how they would see this as a big “f*ck you”. 49 more words

Abstract