History Born in 1969 in The Netherlands, I have always been drawing and fond of the visual world. The first drawing I remember caused a bit of a controversy in my family, as… Read More »Artist Statement (updated 8 September 2021)
I got acquainted with the internet rather late, in 1995 when I arrived in Helsinki and began to work at a university. Years before that I had been playing with a little programming… Read More »The changing of the history while you watch
What makes an artist a great artist is not only a mix of skill and story. To me, a great artist reinvents her or himself and innovates as well. Innovation is my strength… Read More »What makes an artist a great artist – reinvention and innovation
What makes an artist a great artist, and why do I care to investigate this question further?About six months ago I began to transform myself from a frustrated design consultant into an increasingly… Read More »What makes an artist a great artist – skill and story
Of course, I care, why would I otherwise walk away from a fresh painting (50 cm x 70 cm DiBond)? As mentioned here and on my LinkedIn, twitter and Instagram profile, I stopped… Read More »Young talent, new talent or simply talent?
Since early childhood, I am interested in the world beyond what I experience with my five senses. The sense that allows me to connect beyond this material world is by many called the… Read More »Why I stopped my consciousness research
Do you know what your life’s mission is? A question I got asked by several people. This morning I listened to an interview by Grant Cameron (the link goes to a relevant book… Read More »Do you know what your life’s mission is?