A black let go

Some day’s I would like to do this: to scratch black all over the wall instead of making sweet curves 😉 I love this image of swedish artist Nug. Quite evenly black let go.

A lemon drop at Pillars

Let yourself sink into a chair at Pillars Restaurant & bar and try the new cocktails one by one 😉 Hand lettered by me for Pillars (Marriott Hotel). Situated right across Central Station Rotterdam.

One more a

Want to dive in a wall of A’s? You can! To celebrate it’s twentieth birthday, type foundry Typotheque has an nice exhibition (not only fonts) at the Kunstmuseum Den Haag. But hurry up: it’s only till 3 november! Happy birthday: Peter Bil’ak (guy with white blouse).

Christoph Niemann

The art of Christoph Niemann makes me chuckle. Playful humor with a pinch of fresh insights. Out now and a bit more serious is his new book ‘Hopes and Dreams’. Of course I love the handwritten texts!

Randy & Ruttish

If you visit the beautiful Seduction gallery in Naturalis (Biodiversity Center in Leiden) you’ll find a hot secret room. In this room I handlettered some nice words I have never heard before.  

Where to begin?

Beginning to draw at the top is not traditional nor very logical to do. But the video of  Trương DP drawing from top to bottom like a printer is incredible fascinating. Sometimes I also do not write from left to right, like here and here.

Earthly letters for Naturalis

Naturalis (Biodiversity Center in Leiden) reopened her doors with stunning new exposition rooms (tip!). For the ‘Earth’ room (aardezaal) I draw no less than 8751 letters on basalt stone (which came from the major Dutch Enclosure Dam). In the earthroom you can experience the forces of the earth live.