Portraits from the Heden collection; Heden, The Hague

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Heden shows portraits by different artists from its collection during the summer. It is an extremely varied collection consisting of photo’s, drawings, paintings, sculpture etc.

Nico Jesse, Giorgio de Chirico, 1957 (detail)

Nico Jesse, Giorgio de Chirico, 1957 (detail)

If your favourite painter is Giorgio de Chirico or

Robert Collette, Jan Mulder, 1969 (detail)

Robert Collette, Jan Mulder, 1969 (detail)

your favourite soccer player is Jan Mulder, here is your chance as they are for rent or sale.

Martine Stig, Glorie 1 (detail)

Martine Stig, Glorie 1 (detail)

Martine Stig, Glorie 2 (detail)

Martine Stig, Glorie 2 (detail)

Marjolijn van der Meij, Arthur Walker

Marjolijn van der Meij, Arthur Walker

Cas Oorthuys, Self portrait

Cas Oorthuys, Self portrait

Willy Jolly, Philip Akkerman (detail)

Willy Jolly, Philip Akkerman (detail)

There is this brooding, romantic portrait of painter Philip Akkerman, who is also represented with some portraits by himself.

Stefanie Scholte, Mr Jim (detail)

Stefanie Scholte, Mr Jim (detail)

Stefanie Scholte, Taro

Stefanie Scholte, Taro

Rarely seen but wonderful portraits by Stefanie Scholte are on show as are

Philip Akkerman, Three self portraits

Philip Akkerman, Three self portraits

Gert Germeraad, Abhorrance

Gert Germeraad, Abhorrance

Mik & Boonstra, No title (detail)

Mik & Boonstra, No title (detail)

Gerard Fieret, Rebecca (detail)

Gerard Fieret, Rebecca (detail)

some works by Gerard Fieret who has a posthumous international breakthrough these days.

Koos Breukel, Gerard Fieret (detail from a diptych)

Koos Breukel, Gerard Fieret (detail from a diptych)

Lancelot Samson, Terence

Lancelot Samson, Terence

Douglas Perez Castro, Enrique J (detail)

Douglas Perez Castro, Enrique J (detail)

Hinke Schreuders, Works on paper 45

Hinke Schreuders, Works on paper 45

Arie Vermeer, No colour TV (detail)

Arie Vermeer, No colour TV (detail)

Tanja Smit, Man from Dickens

Tanja Smit, Man from Dickens

Rarely seen Tanja Smit is on show along with

Marlene Dumas, Johan Cruyff (detail of diptych)

Marlene Dumas, Johan Cruyff (detail of diptych)

omnipresent Marlene Dumas, amongst others.

Paul van Dongen, Pietà (detail)

Paul van Dongen, Pietà (detail)

Kristina Schuldt, Beim Friseur (At the Barber's, detail)

Kristina Schuldt, Beim Friseur (At the Barber’s, detail)

Bas Meerman, Marnix

Bas Meerman, Marnix

A good variety of 40 works by 31 artists are on show, so it is well worth popping in at Heden these summer days.

Aafke Bennema, No title

Aafke Bennema, No title

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Contents of the pictures courtesy to the artists and Heden

 

Bertus Pieters

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Haagse Portretten (Hague Portraits), Grafische werkplaats Den Haag (The Hague Graphic Studio)

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Haagse portretten (Hague portraits) is a sympathetic exhibition and workshop at Grafische werkplaats Den Haag (The Hague Graphic Studio). It aims at getting the public acquainted with graphic techniques, especially linocut.

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proud amateur

The Graphic Studio invites amateurs to make their own self portraits in linocut and pose with the result for a digital picture. Both results are shown in and on a photo booth.

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proud amateur

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photo booth with linocuts by amateurs

Philip Akkerman

Philip Akkerman

It is combined with an exhibition of selfportraits by artists who are connected to The Hague.

Kees Koomen

Kees Koomen

Melle de Boer

Melle de Boer

Melle de Boer

Melle de Boer

Jerney de Wilde

Jerney de Wilde

Ondine de Kroon

Ondine de Kroon

Ilse Versluijs

Ilse Versluijs

It shows how the Grafische Werkplaats supports both artists and amateurs and it is great fun.

Ilse Versluijs

Ilse Versluijs

Ewoud van Rijn

Ewoud van Rijn

The workshop and the combined exhibition will travel in The Hague in 2015 and the coming year.

Toyin Loye

Toyin Loye

Jos de L'Orme

Jos de L’Orme

Maybe it would be a suggestion for the workshop also to visit an asylum seekers centre in The Hague?

Babette Wagenvoort

Babette Wagenvoort

Babette Wagenvoort

Babette Wagenvoort

It may give some relief and fun as it does to the Hague amateurs and artists.

happy amateurs

happy amateurs

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Bertus Pieters