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You are beautiful

image roberto voorbij Matthew Hoffman – You are beautiful (Rijksmuseum – Amsterdam, 2014).

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DREAMS

image eric marechal text roberto voorbij As part of the inspiring The ArtFabric Project my work Dreams made into a collage with the amazing art of Spray Yarps by Eric Marechal (the used stencil is made from a photo taken … 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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ART 24/7 @ KUNSTHALLE OSNABRÜCK

text and image roberto voorbij ‘Artists don’t have vacation’ noted Joseph Beuys. As an artist you’re always in an art-modus, is what Beuys meant with this, you can’t switch it off temporarily, you’re in it 24/7. The quote is certainly … Continue reading

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BOOKS NOT BANKS

text and image roberto voorbij Design inspired by both the intriguing story of Aby Warburg – the German art historian who famously made a deal with his brother to forfeit his right to take over the family firm, in return for … Continue reading

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Freedom For All Refugees

text vluchtelingenactie2013.nl image roberto voorbij On the 23rd of March refugees and supporting organisations are organising a demonstration departing from the Vluchtkerk (Vluchtkerk, Amsterdam – 01:00 PM) and ending at the Museumplein. With this demonstration we want to show support … Continue reading

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FREEDOM? PRIVACY?

text roberto voorbij Today, on International Workers’ Day opens the exhibition FREEDOM? PRIVACY? at the Gallery Decumanus, Krk – Croatia. The Art and Culture Laboratory [KUL•] organizes this group exhibition, which is part of Labor Incubator (Prvomajski Inkubator) festival. A … Continue reading

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Brussels street impressions

image roberto voorbij Some images taken last month during a short visit to the always interesting, inspiring, surreal Brussels. Roberto Voorbij – No one knows, what was written here (2012). Roberto Voorbij – Brussels-South Railway Station (2012). Roberto Voorbij – … 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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Michael Sweerts – Portrait of a Young Man (Ratio Quique Reddenda)

image pubhist.com text roberto voorbij In the art section of the Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant appears weekly the column ‘Archetype’, in which cross-links between art and actuality are being highlighted. The work Portrait of a Young Man (1656) of the … Continue reading

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