The Dutch artist Henk Vierveijzer was born in 1950 in
He spent his early days in
He was fortunate to be able to work under the BKR rule. (A stipulation whereby artists work for the government for remuneration.)
That, he said, gave him the freedom to be able to completely dedicate himself to his art.
After having availed himself of this opportunity for a few years Vierveijzer started to exhibit his work. His style of work, in those years, was comparable to the ‘Neue Wilden’ in
His use of colours corresponds most with those of Cobra and Nieuwe Figuratie… and, with regards to his imagery, Vierveijzer feels very much at home with these particular movements.
Vierveijzer has had exhibitions in several leading galleries in the
Vierveijzer won in 2003 with his painting : “Hurray for 4 “ the Dutch Olympic Sport and Art Contest and the Ernst & Young Grafic Price.