Philip Akkerman. 2007 no. 78, oilpaint on panel, 50 x 43 cm

Erik Pape, Philip Akkerman, Rens Krikhaar

Erik Pape, Philip Akkerman, Rens Krikhaar paintings, drawings, watercolours 6 October – 4 November 2012 Painting remains a dynamic medium today. After post-modernism it seems to have limitless possibilities of subject and style. Some painters, however, dedicate themselves to a single subject which they choose to study meticulously. Gallery Maurits van de Laar shows the…

Twenty

Twenty 21 oktober t/m 20 november 2011 Twenty years ago Galerie Maurits van de Laar was founded, since then may exhibitions have been organized and the group of artists represented by the gallery has developed. To celebrate this anniversary the gallery organizes two exhibitions and a jubilee publication will be issued. Roel Arkesteijn of Museum…

Die Zeit Ist Jung. Diederik Gerlach

Die Zeit Ist Jung / Time is Young Diederik Gerlach – paintings 1 May – 5 June 2011 Diederik Gerlach (1956) shows twenty five small paintings on panel, devided in five themes: Humor, Einsam (lonely), Stimmung (atmosphere), Quelle (source) and Waldkammer (Forest room). The exhibition’s title itself, Die Zeit Ist Jung (Time is Young), lightly…

Rens Krikhaar, Erik Pape

Rens Krikhaar, Erik Pape paintings 3 October – 7 November 2010 Rens Krikhaar (1982) has his first exhibition in Galerie Maurits van de Laar. The images in his paintings look familiar at first sight, but when studied closely possess an indefinable, enigmatic tension. In the work The Park a man who is clasping a sheep…

Stan Klamer, Erik Pape

Stan Klamer, Erik Pape works on paper, paintings 8 March – 6 April 2008 In Stan Klamer’s (1951) drawings and watercolours often have a bird’s eye view on landscapes and islands, in which rivers and roads branch out. These are no accurate topographical renderings but rather a free form of cartography, in which ideas and…