With pleasure and some confidence after first year in graphics, decided to continue. Use of ink or paint to produce image by printing or imprinting. Doesn't matter how.

dated 2017 until 2019 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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Branches

2019

monotype

Viewing different directions

2019

If in one image / the looks have the same focus // the decision might become / to go along. // Here, a question / is formulated. (Size image 12.5x15 cm)  

Standing before the gate

2018

"The gates were made first / to provide a certain distance /
to the landscape. // Then the place of the guard had to be decided / which became before the gate. // Which given the current circumstances / seems appropriate. lino-cut, 23x32 cm paper size

The twins

2019

Printmaking: Monotype, Oil, Paper on Paper. use of thrown-away cans in print, with 'family' as a result. three prints made into one collage, 2018-2019

Still crawling

2019

Still crawling, even if / grounds sink into depths // movement does not halt / since elementary urges // have inner bases and / primary resources // of energy. (monoprint image 12x15,56 cm)

Diagram of the mind

2019

"Whilst one guide aimed / to keep the design straight / and rectangular (where feasible), the others favored / a more complex model." (monoprint)  

Mise-en-scene

2019

Le paradoxe / etait mise-en-scene (mixed media monoprint)

The direction

2018

Doubt, there is / great doubt / what the direction should be / but there cannot be / a stand still or retreat. (monoprint, size is paper format)  

From this side (perspective)

2019

"From this side / I share my perspective"

sheer joy

2019

"Now, there is no time / for sorrow or grief / for angriness or / greed. // Now, it is time / for sheer joy / just now" (monoprint)

Change

2019

"If the situation / will not change drastically / then we're out."    (lino-cut, size image 16x22 cm, ed 1/4)

Absent

2019

The image is determined by what is absent (monoprint image 12x17 cm)

Collision

2019

(monoprint made with discarded carton, with acknowledgements to Jadwiga)

Understanding the causes

2019

Understanding the causes / of being and beings / is a task without end. (etching, size image 15x9 cm, ed 1/4)

Transience

2019

"Creation of art / interrupts the flux towards transience / for as long as it lasts." (monoprint with collage, size image 13x20 cm, edition 1/1)  

The unexpected visitor

2019

"An unexpected visitor / came forward" (monoprint, size image 11.5x17 cm)

Meeting

2018

Meeting of trees moving / through abstract landscape / a tough journey / made with floating roots" monoprint, 4 phases)

Barricade

2018

The essence of a barricade / becomes palpable at visualization (image size 10x15, paper 21x29 cm, ed 1/1)

Elements of speach

2018

Elements of speach / do adhere to hearings / when held high, up / against the wall / of difference. monoprint 1/1, image 29x20 cm  

the process of thought

2019

"The process of thought / knows no better judge / than the outcome." (monoprint, using found objects, size image 18x23 cm)

Naiad

2018

"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)

Pathways

2018

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)

Moving

2018

"within a second / the scene will change" (monoprint, size image 11x15 cm)

The Struggle of visionary souls

2018

"The struggle of visionary souls / does not know clarity / nor solution and lacks / justification" lithography, size image 19x23 cm, paper 32x45 cm, ed. 1/5)

Hearing

2018

Sounds, words, whispers / catched by ears / if present.
(Monoprint, size image 10x15, paper 23x26 cm)

Before (the screen)

2018

Solemnity, honesty and character. // Three traits that are on the red list. (mixed media of monoprint and linocut, ed 1/1)

Abstract (ardor)

2018

monoprint 1/1

The road

2018

The road twines around / the pits on the way / targetting the next level. // Tucked in deep pockets / ambition dozes, to / appear at an unexpected moment. (monoprint, 3 phases, 1/1)

Would old liaisons suffice?

2018

"looking in the distance / would old liaisons suffice?"

Listening to a distant sound

2018

monoprint and lino-cut, three phases (edition 1/1).
Size 18x26 cm

The mountainfish

2018

"The red mountainfish / resides at the border of / green land and yellow sky." (etching, ecoline ink, size image 14x10 cm)

Perception

2018

"Activity of inner consciencesness / may hamper or even block / appreciation of outside viewings " (monoprint, one phase)

Intertwined

2019

"The movement of dark matter / was retarded when intertwined with threads of red" size image 17x22 cm

"Someone"

2018

monoprint, size image 20x12.5 cm, paper 24x15 cm.

Twosome-3

2018

The third time / these two met / the absence of / greed, and of anger / was striking / / making words superfluous. (lino-cut, beeld 15x15 cm papier 24x24 cm, edition 1/8)

return of the lost son

2018

"When the lost son got bored / of friends and favorities / of commuting without goal / he returned home in order / to dig up familial controverses."

No guns allowed

2018

"with ample availibility of poison gas / we no longer accept use of guns." <monoprint, 2 phases, edition 1/2>

Crossing-3

2018

"The belief in symbols / provides no insight / in the strength / of layers that / support the naked existence." monoprint, 2-phases

Balance

2017

"standing on two feet / arms positioned at / the right side / and the left, / for one minute / there is the illusion / of inner balance." (etching, size of image 11x11 cm)

Conondrum

2018

"Circulation between different / sections should enable / exchange of varying views / and perceptions of / what?" monprint, 2 phases  

Asymmetric

2018

The basis for asymmetry / is a central axis. //
The position, superior / or inferior / is a different issue. (monoprint, 2 phases)

The expectator

2018

"the expectator / waits for meaning, for content / and, if that should not arrive / at least for significance" monoprint plus etching, 3 phases

Twosome-2

2018

"no comment" monotype / monoprint, 2-phases, size image 11x15 cm, edition 1/1

The Meeting

2017

Once the past / meets the future / tentacles touch. (image itself 11.5x8 cm, HxW, I/III)

At Once

2017

"Confronted with the result / of my earlier doings // I decided to deny / all allegations // and to leave / at once." (monoprint, 1/1)