A new artist joined the Gallery! Dutch Accent has now 4 paintings of Margreet Boonstra.
Margreet Boonstra is a painter who stands out for painting with a clearly recognizable handwriting. She finished her classical training at Arts Academy Minerva in Groningen in 1994 and since 1998 belongs to the Northern realists group. The last years creates her work especially outside in order to preserve the atmosphere of the moment and the need get as close as possible to the subject. In the paintings you recognize the desire to harness the power of the moment.
Comment Rembrandt Painting Award juror André Groeneveld: “Boonstra is a painter with beautiful Dutch work: Typical skies, Dutch northern light. In short: Beautiful atmospheric work. ‘ Light and air, those are the great sorcerers ‘, says Jan Hendrik Weissenbruch. ‘ We need to get it from above’ A real outdoor plein air painter. In wind and weather out to the moment “(Noordwijk painters festival 2011)”