Hokjesgeesten    April-June 2013

Hokjesgeesten April-June 2013

This workshop was part of the Instituto Buena Bista project ‘Hokjesgeesten’. An extensive project that involves the participation of patients from the psychiatric clinic Capriles, together with the art students of IBB. Patients from each department (10 in total) will...
Student exhibitions  1984-2011

Student exhibitions 1984-2011

Every now and than I organized an exhibition for/with my (ceramic) students. Often in and around my studio at Girouette, sometimes at a different location. The average amount of visitors during such weekend-exhibitions were between 300 and 600 people. 2011  Open...
IBB – St. Albertus Project – 2010/2011

IBB – St. Albertus Project – 2010/2011

December 2010 I gave classes at Instituto Bueno Bista, the pre-art academy of Curacao. Their 15 students and 2 apprentices each made a mural of 1 x 1 meter; scenes of the bible in their own interpretation. Two afternoons 30 school kids (grade 7th and 8th) also...
Gibraltar Project – 2011

Gibraltar Project – 2011

To promote neighborhood participation in the new community building of Gibraltar (designed by architect Carlos Weeber), 30 people from that neighborhood came to my studio. They all made a tile to be used as a decoration in one of the walls of the building. Except 2 or...
Workshops organized in my studio

Workshops organized in my studio

In the late-eighties there were at the most 10 ceramists working on Curaçao. In those pre-internet times, I started organizing workshops by foreign artists as a way to keep in touch with the ceramic world outside of my little island. These workshops proved to be a...