Tales of the Atelier – Vol.2

‘Tales of the Atelier’, Vol.2, ISSN 2205-7528 The visual storybook of art vignettes, lessons & memoirs by Pieter Zaadstra. Full colour coffee table style magazine size 27.5 mm x 21 mm x 96 pages thick cover square spine perfect bound. Purchase Volume 2 via the PayPal button below. Mailout starts…

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The ‘Blue Poles’ Allusion

At the cusp of the age of Post-Modernism the Australian Government purchased the large painting called ‘Blue Poles’ by Jackson Pollock, an American who worked and splashed his way to notoriety after the Second World War. The art purchase created a fuss in 1973. Entire pine plantations were pulped for…

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Commission Artworks

Commission artist Pieter Zaadstra. Looking for something unique? Why not consider an artwork? You already know Pieter’s stuff, his virtuosity sketches and brushwork that are wildly stylistic journeys into creativity and expression. Commission your personal individual works of art. Then agree on a price and a time-frame. Delivery of an…

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The School of Den Hague Artists

The School of Den Hague artists! They dared to dream of muddied terrain. Surf crashing on wide sandy beaches. Distant bursts of light. Shafts of sun crashing through a skylight in the grey clouds. They called it ‘Tegenlicht’. Against the light. That’s what it means. At the centre of the…

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A Radiation of Jellyfish – Visual Diary

“Pieter, you were born in the old world, grew up during the poverty of the Cold War and now you are a technophile,” mused my father in his atelier. “What do you see?” As a child in Cold War Europe he also asked me the same question. What did I…

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