Use of ink or paint to produce image by printing or imprinting. Doesn't matter how

dated 2016 until 2018 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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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)

A new vision

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)

Three in one

2018

'If forms get together' (monoprint, 1/1)

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)

"Dazzling"

2017

monoprint, one-phase, edition 1/1

In the air

2017

The flat plane / invites for a flight.

Compassion

2017

"Compassion arises / from the condition that / all elements are at the right place." (monoprint, 2 phases)

Lucie

2017

"Lucie arose and came to the spot where I was, sitting with Rachel...." (based upon from Canto 2, Dante's Divina Comedia, Inferno)

Underground (sympathy)

2017

Seeking for sympathy / the paint streams from / undergound to surface. plaster-cut

Fortuitious

2016

"It was not my intention to do harm / or to spread fear. // Neither was it my intention to be artistic. // It just so happened." Monoprint

Uitgewist (in part) - 2

2017

A window differs / from a gate in as far / as the boundary / is experienced as / less pinching. monoprint, 2 phases.

The track today

2017

"The track planned for today / did not seem to be safe. // Our guide proposed / we should take the other one." (monoprint)  

A certain aim

2017

"A movement, / if not circular / is supposed to serve / a particular aim. // But what, / if a stand still / under the circumstances / is the optimal / condition?"

Escape

2017

mixed media, monoprint with ecoline-ink, unique.

floating-2

2017

"A statue / should not be floating" (monoprint, lower part made with template)

The Hat

2017

This artist will not mistake / anyone for a hat. // The person under the hat, though / has it's own feeling about / being part of an art-peace. monoprint, paint on journal on paper.

Passage

2017

"The traveller had followed / the indicated path for one day, / when doubt arose / about the possible passage." monoprint

No Symbol

2017

"The mere fact / that six fingers are cross / with my thumb / should not be seen / as symbolic." monoprint (1/1)  

Censorship - I

2017

There is no censorship. Period. // There is no www.censorship.com signed: the censor

Tantrum - I

2017

"There must be significance / in the absence or presence / of the letter E." (lino-cut, n = 8) size image 13x18 cm, size paper 24x32 cm

Symbol

2017

"The mere fact / that two thoughts cross / with three earlier ones / should be seen / as symbolic." monoprint.  

Why have people such bad taste?

2017

Why have people such bad taste? The question implies 'that the person posing it / is pertinent / about people's poor taste. // Of course / it includes a comparison / to good taste / in non-people. // Now take / a stone...   lino cut print on paper on carton, total size 23x28 cm

Actually

2017

“Although the composition / seen in abstract light / might seem a scene from Exodus / I had a different view in mind / actually”.   (lino-cut, printed, image 14x18 cm, paper 24x32 cm)

The Wall

2017

"If you stand before a wall / then it's wise / to knock and get to know / whether it's massive or not / or a fiction." monoprint (two phases, paper size 24x32 cm (may be trimmed)

A shelf is not a knife

2017

A shelf is not / a knife. // A thought is not / necessary something / to remember / apart from those / I have forgotten. (private collection)

In the presence (of light)

2017

In the presence of light / color becomes visible / and fading has begun. (monoprint)

Alongside

2017

"When representants / of your kind / stand alongside / it provides a sense / of security. // However / wait till the essence of speach / penetrates you..." monoprint

What if (a bridge)

2017

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)

Untitled (Pyrenean landscape 1983)

2016

monoprint, 24x7 cm

Submerged

2016

"The issue whether you drown or not / when being submerged / is related to the taste of the pudding." monoprint, size of image 10x14 cm, total size of print on paper 24x36 cm (selection beneficial auction The Art of Medicine Gala, Florida, USA, http://theartofmedicinefoundation.org/)

Beyond meaning

2016

etching; size of print 15x10 cm, size of paper 24x19 cm

Elementary Movement

2016

"Elementary movement / is the going of basic elements / separated in one composition." (monoprint, screen printing, collage; in private collection)  

A difficult decision

2016

"When things are not / what they seem / erasion is sometimes a good solution / but to strike out / gets quicker result." Monoprint, color-image 10x17 cm, on paper 24x36 cm)

A windless day

2016

The apparent structures / can be explained / in various ways. (monoprint, 32x24 cm)

Filaments-2

2016

"There were two motions / one violent and fierce / the other subtle and weak. // The first succumbed." Monoprint

The happy loser

2016

mixed media, monoprint plus parts of feather.

Filaments-1

2016

"Filaments mingle with / sprouts of meaning / in patches of color. // Where are the sounds?, listen!" monoprint, size 16x24 cm

Steering of motion

2016

"The motion is upwards / at least for some time / as seen from the inbuild spectator."
(monoprint, in private collection)

The leaping frog

2016

"Our brain filters new images through the screen of earlier ones" Monoprint, size 16x24 cm in total.

Going

2016

monoprint (three primary colors), 12x15.5 cm image; total size 16x24 cm

On the Way

2016

"The meaning of a specific image / arises from its content / in relation to the context" (this monoprint measures 16x24 cm in total)

Doucement

2016

"No image, on board / save for my lack of sense / pertains a vein / of persuasion / able to freeze / my fear of beauty" (private collection)