"If the situation / will not change drastically / then we're out."
(lino-cut, size image 16x22 cm, ed 1/4)
"Now, there is no time / for sorrow or grief / for angriness or / greed. // Now, it is time / for sheer joy / just now"
"If you say / I heard your words / that's what you think."
(old chopped wood and metal)
(mixed media, wood and paint on board, in wooden frame, total size 42x35 cm)
"With stakes that threaten / to disturb the illusion of a safe existence //
a consideration comes / to fall over."
"for someone with a position / high up / the dissection of function and meaning / is far-reaching
(Assemblage, hout, ijzer, verf, textiel, solide element 44x43x22 cm)
When going in a particular direction /
the resistance points the other way.
(Assemblage, wood, iron, paint)
(monoprint made with discarded carton, with acknowledgements to Jadwiga)
"Once the meteorite / cleaved the sky with flames / and fell into the sea"
(assemblage, wood, metal, paint)
"Words can linger on in the air, if given support"
(assemblage, wood, copper thread, stone, paint.
made from remnants and discarded material)
"In order to get from one point / to another, one may have / to pass unknown territory / and people whose stance / may vary. // Even the chance / that time will not follow / at the pace chosen, adds to the burden / of traveling."
When you are taken apart / to the components that shaped you / this may be seen as enrichment / in as far as reduction may lead to / improvement.
(original assemblage Ni-gris; disassembled with element added to central part revealed.)
oil, pigment, sand, alkyd, acryl on panel
"At second thought / I need more time / to make up my mind"
Assemblage - collage, wood, cloth, resin, metal, paint.
"An unexpected visitor / came forward"
(monoprint, size image 11.5x17 cm)
"Is it response to pressure / and resilience that lead / to curves in the road / or mere curiosity?"
(mixed media of graphics, collage on paper on panel, in wooden frame, in total 34x29 cm, work including frame visible at flickr account)
"The place, from which the Naiad / raises the arms / in a gesture that / asks attention
or silence, // changes continuously/ under pressure / of the space."
(monoprint, 10 layers, size image 11x17 cm)
Walking about / goes through bushes and hedges / with thorns and ticks. // At times pathways / will be chosen / as these were laid down / by predecessors and ancestors /
in an evident logic.
(Etched lino-cut, ed 1/4, size image 16.5 square, paper 23 cm square)
A certain meaning:
"An expression aims to have / a certain meaning. // Yet, when you think / to know the content // then the look will / alter."
(Assemblage, wood, cement, paper, cloth, epoxy resin, acryl paint, sawdust, size includes fixed frame)
"Once harmless became / a ridicule / it was cut / to parts and pieces. // But like the legendary Phoenix / it arose to a / further goal / of calling to arms / all peace-loving citizens."
(Note: Harmless, installation, made July 2014, dissembled in 2015, parts used for this assemblage: wood, photo, iron, glass, paint, ashes)
Floating illusionary souls: meaning the creation produces an illusion.
The illusion does, what illusions tend to do: to deviate.
(assemblage, wood and paint, inspiration: Lucebert)
What if / a bridge exists / only in your dream? / and the abyss / before you / is real?
(lino cut, size of image 15x13, size of paper 20x18cm)