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The Garden Which is the Nearest to God

text and image roberto voorbij This week is the last chance to visit the installation The Garden Which is the Nearest to God at the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam. This spectacular work by Japanese artist Taturo Atzu aka Tatzu Nishi aka … Continue reading

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The spectacular Arp Museum in Remagen, Germany

text and image roberto voorbij Located along the Rhine in a beautiful 19th century railway station can the Arp Museum be found. Since 2007 in a truly sublime manner complemented by a new building designed by Richard Meier. Among others … Continue reading

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Mesmerizing mural, based on the design of a color test

text and image roberto voorbij This mural you could probably categorize as Optical Art. After all it does have a similar hypnotic effect. Particularly if you look at it a bit longer. But aside from this first formal interpretation it certainly … Continue reading

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Portrait 17: Bourgeois.

text and image roberto voorbij Portrait 17, part of the ongoing series ‘Artist Portraits’. Originally commissioned by ARTISTS NOT ARMIES. All collages have the same clear concept; an artist portrait in which the face is replaced by a work of … Continue reading

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Portrait 16: Oppenheim.

text and image roberto voorbij Portrait 16, part of the ongoing series ‘Artist Portraits’. Originally commissioned by ARTISTS NOT ARMIES. All collages have the same concept; an artist portrait in which the face is replaced by a work of this … Continue reading

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Modern Times. Photography in the 20th Century. Amsterdam Rijksmuseum

text and image roberto voorbij The rebuilding and renovation of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is with the opening of the breathtaking Philips Wing as good as accomplished, as good as completed. This spotless side wing – another example of the … Continue reading

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Street Art, Berlin Prt 1 + Prt 2

image eric marechal text roberto voorbij As part of ‘Street Art Without Borders’ and ‘The ArtFabric’ some of my work pasted by Eric Marechal – not without risk b.t.w., not without being threatened and banned – in Berlin, capitol of … Continue reading

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