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Roberto Voorbij for Artists Not Armies – Portrait 2

Piet Mondriaan – Broadway Boogie-Woogie, the two elements of which Portrait 2 consists. The latest in a series of artist portraits I’ve designed, commissioned by Artists Not Armies. Work that deals with identity, representation and personality cult. More of these … Continue reading

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All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others

text and image roberto voorbij In the last few weeks has the Dutch PVV, The Party for Freedom, for the umpteenth time succeeded with her tactical provocation in demanding the entire political focus from both domestic and foreign media. This … Continue reading

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Libertad Para Los Patos

text and image roberto voorbij Spotted in the shopping window of Utrecht comic shop Blunder this Che Guevara mashup with Donald Duck. One in a long line of Guevara mashups. Google these words and you’ll find out who has already … Continue reading

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Saudi Miffy Dress Up Doll

image electa manuputty + rutger floor text roberto voorbij Electa Manuputty – Miffy Dress Up Doll (2011). Rutger Floor – Saudi Miffy Dress Up Doll (2011). The disappearance of privacy and the now as well in the Netherlands announced burqa ban, … Continue reading

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Edith Meijering – LIQUEFIED & DUE TO PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCES

text roberto voorbij This Thursday opens in Enschede’s Concordia the exhibition LIQUEFIED, a solo exhibition of recent work by Edith Meijering. Seemingly bright and airy paintings, that hide however a reality of imperfection and tragedy. On November 16 and November … Continue reading

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M HKA – COLLECTION XXVII, East from 4 ° 24 ‘

text and image roberto voorbij There are artworks with a clear message and there are artworks which mainly raise questions. Good artworks offer both, are suggestive and direct at the same time. Hereby the artwork becomes more than a discourse … Continue reading

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