I promissed Picasso Gaglione in USA some time ago to send him some prints of found rubberstamps. So this is the first start to keep that promis. As usual a decorated enveloppe and inside some small surprises for Picasso which I won’t spoil to much in this blog. Just one detail I will show here and that is a part of a few works I stamped for him:
This photo was always hanging on the wall at my mothers place. She herself is on the photo together with most of her brothers and sisters and also her parents, so my grandparents. My mothers name: Riet van Herpt, my fathers name: Herman Janssen. So I got my father’s name as it is usual. The van Herpt family side on this photo (my mother) is now almost gone. Last week.. Read More
Just bought a large set of aquarel paints (van Gogh) to use for my new drawings. I made the desigh above to test the colouts I have and then started to test the individual colours to see how they look like. That takes a while, but at the end I have a firm reference to how the colours look like when I want to use them or mix them.
Again an envelope to Ryosuke Cohen in Japan to insure that in return I will get a Brain Cell for the TAM Archive. Last version I received was #1009, so the collection grows and grows Also two envelopes to Heleen de Vaan with a minimalistic address notation. Will see if they get there. The zipcode should reveil the city (Amstelveen), and the sipcode also reveils that the street is a.. Read More
The last weeks I have been working in these, and finaly the last additions were made.The small series is now ready. They are scanned and published, and some will go to strange corners of the world for sure. Click on a single work to see it full-size.