The Regeneration of Art

Artificial AesteticsI’ve been following the work and writings of the amazing Lev Manovich for about a decade. The research on Instagram photography, the behavior of visual trends in different…


NFT Collection 'EFH'

Employees from hell (EFH) is an artistic take on a fictitious dysfunctional office environment as a set of character portraits of employees that are the epitome of workplace discord. The portraits…


Theme I: Pearl Divers

In 2006 I landed in Abu Dhabi, excited but also nervous about continuing my expat journey in this Arabic coast town. As I stepped outside, I was greeted by the smell of hot tarmac, the blazing…


Theme III: Hat Men

For some reason—though I can’t recall the exact motivation—I found myself examining various types of hats and observing individuals adorned with them. Not just any hats, but those that enjoyed…


Theme IV: The Couple

A recurring theme in some of my paintings from a while back (anno 2003) was the idea of a couple—two people who were in some sort of relationship. How was I to imagine such a relationship on paper…


2023 Sketchbook Remixes

Digital work: Mixing traditional and digital I based this series of prints on sketches, doodles, and drawings that I kept in my notebooks over the years. I then enhanced the background images using…


2021 New Images / Altered Paintings

“…be self-taught. and reinvent your life because you must;” – Charles Bukowski De-construction The use of a de-constructive process makes the technique almost like…


2017 Datamosh Impressions

A series of pencil (6B) studies based on 'data moshed' video screenshots. When a video file becomes corrupt or incomplete it starts showing distorted particles (pixels) of the previous screens.…


Theme II: Presences - 2007

While visiting a friend in Addis Ababa back in 2000, I got the feeling of being in a place that was familiar to my western customs, and at the same time completely strange and alien to everything…


2003-2005 Drawings / Paintings

I arrived on a bright June morning in the ‘white’ city of Lisboa with only a few bags, an iMac, and some money in my savings account. If I was a millennial, Richard Florida would have…