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Voorstudie voor de muurschildering van Erasmus bij de Bodleian Library in Oxford (UK). Abroad

Wall art revealed at the Erasmushuis

On June 13, 2017, a wall painting concerning the life and works of Desiderius Erasmus will be revealed in the Erasmushuis in Jakarta (Indonesia). The painting, a gift by the Rotterdam dredging company Van Oord, will be revealed by the mayor of Rotterdam, Ahmed Aboutaleb. The Dutch and Indonesian port cities have been twin towns of each other since 1983.

Photo: preliminary sketches of the Erasmus wall painting at the Bodleian Library in Oxford (UK).

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Artist in Residence in Gouda

From Februari 1 until July 1, 2015, Jeroen Hermkens will be artist in residence at the Jerusalem Chapel in the city of Gouda. He will be working on a series of cityscapes of Gouda, as well as a series of oil painting portraits of Gouda women. The chapel is open for visitors Tue-Sun, 11am-5pm.