Artists deal with reality and they add to it.
They have to, in spite of what some people may think.
He approaches it with techniques as different as painting, photography and collage.
He uses more layers in his works, either to add to reality or to peel it.
In some of his works you may think of surrealism.
But then, isn’t surrealism an extra reality that is both additive and reflective?
Whatever, i think Jeroen Blok’s work is both.
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© Villa Next Door 2017
Content of all photographs courtesy to Jeroen Blok and Twelve twelve gallery, Den Haag.