Category Archives: Dutch Artists

All Too Human… And Then Some!

Well, after having been dazzled by Natalia Osipova, there was no doubt what next adventure my soul had to devour.  I arrived at Pimlico Station and enjoyed the cool brisk walk to the red and white gorgeousness of the neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Two Albrechts but what a Giselle!

Second night in London and there was still lots of snow — at least, by London standards; after Montréal where three feet of snow is no horror, 1.5 inches seemed to have arrested London in its tracks — I was … Continue reading

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The Teacher.

The Teacher.   Oil on Canvas ©2004 Wim Heldens. Provenance:  Private Collection New York City. http://www.wimheldens.com/   This was Wim’s first painting of Ariq Robinson his lover…  truly glorious. _______________________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Ball Game.

Oil on Canvas 36 x 36 Inches © 2013 Wim Heldens Provenance: Private collection http://www.wimheldens.com/ Love Wim’s masterful sensual use of light and colour. ______________________ Twenty years ago, when flying in to Manhattan from Vancouver to be with then lover, … Continue reading

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Ariq Robinson.

Oil on canvas 26.5 x 20.0 cm © 2014 Wim Heldens Provenance: Private collection. http://www.wimheldens.com/ ___________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Daniël.

Oil on Canvas 40 x 30 Inches © 2014 Wim Heldens Provenance: Private collection, Netherlands. Happy 60th Birthday Wim! http://www.wimheldens.com/ _______________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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The Mirror.

Oil on Canvas 200 x 210 cm © 2000-2001 Wim Heldens. http://www.wimheldens.com/ Here’s a brief clip of Wim on being awarded the 2011 BP Portrait Award. Bravo: Wim is a really great artist and a sublime human being; met him … Continue reading

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