Continued search how to join elements, still by use of remnants of construction or demolition material, and found objects. Sometimes introduction of collage-material. Matter steers direction and way of fusion. (period June 2017 - ). In this period also more focus on graphics, collage, painting, thus lower rate of production of assemblages...

dated 2016 until 2019 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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The listener

2018

"If you say / I heard your words / that's what you think." (old chopped wood and metal)

Chair, under supervision

2019

"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)

Direction

2019

When going in a particular direction / the resistance points the other way. (Assemblage, wood, iron, paint)

Once the meteorite

2019

"Once the meteorite / cleaved the sky with flames / and fell into the sea" (assemblage, wood, metal, paint)

Words can linger on in the air

2019

"Words can linger on in the air, if given support" (assemblage, wood, copper thread, stone, paint.
made from remnants and discarded material)
 

Ni-gris (revealed)

2019

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.)

Crawling, again

2018

How to make connections / of elements and the outside world? The answer to my question / came crawling, again.  

Cubistic dream

2017

Can a dream / be a memory, and if so // depends the format / on the shape of the display? (Temporary sculpture, assemblage)  

Rags, worn-out

2017

"Rags, worn-out / shelter a skeleton / of fixed perceptions" Assemblage, wood, metal, cloths, resin, ashes, sand, paint, brick-powder

When the going gets tough

2017

"When the going gets tough, the tough get going" / is what they say. // We'll see / where I stand.
(assemblage, recycling material (wood, iron dust) and resin, sand and paint)

A difficult state

2017

"Every creation / knows a difficult state / at which the structure / resists change. // To move along the lines / brings man / to the abyss / or not?"  Assemblage, carton, paint, ashes, metal, wood

A barren shelter

2017

"Once in a while / conditions in a shelter / appear more barren / than those outside" assemblage, wood, resin, paint, screws

Movement from within

2016

"When the pieces were seen fit / and fixed in their proper position / the movement was undeniable / as it arose from within." Assemblage (relief), wood, paper, paint, sand (image with frame published on https://www.flickr.com/photos/97577184@N04/31790262386/)    

A certain meaning

2016

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)

Progress (halted)

2016

"When going forth / from wood to bronze / and grasping the result / I realized progress had halted. // A result stands in the way / of the learning process." Bronze, based upon earlier wooden assemblage entitled "Progress".