Stained-Glass windows transferred to a blouse

Stained-Glass windows transferred to a blouse

by Elly van Zutphen The city as a backdrop During her search for non-tourist places for her book ‘How to avoid other tourists in Amsterdam’, Nina van der Weiden ended up in places where buildings were located with the most beautiful stained-glass windows. This...
A real gentleman: António Sérgio de Carvalho

A real gentleman: António Sérgio de Carvalho

Gentleman from Portugal António Sérgio Rosa de Carvalho was born in Lisbon (1953). For years now he moved to the Netherlands because of the love of his life. He is an architectural historian and writes public papers for Público, a Portuguese newspaper, as well....
artist Flavio Pons

artist Flavio Pons

Brazil Flavio Pons (1947): “I was born in southern Brazil. After graduating from the Art Academy in Rio de Janeiro I won the annual prize for young artists, quite unexpectedly. A sort of ‘Salon de Jeune’, granted by the Museum of Modern Art of Rio....
Steven Oprinsen, visual artist

Steven Oprinsen, visual artist

Visual artist Steven Oprinsen (1961) lives in Amsterdam. Steven: “I am a visual artist for more than 20 years. Until about 5 years ago, I gave lectures in business as well. I see art as a kind of peacemaker. In museums people talk softly, they look at beautiful...