Joost Gerritsen is a prize winning Dutch artist who is living near Valencia in Spain. His work shows an intuitive approach. He is a story teller and inspired by science and popular culture. He finds the relationship between the two inspiring and uses them to create paintings that are ambiguous and invite the viewer to take a second look.
Joost Gerritsen uses images of the world of science and pulp culture alike. Creating modern stories of myth and reality.
Joost Gerritsen studied Art at the Institute for modern art AKI Enschede Holland and graduated in 1994. He gave lectures and classes at the Academy of modern Art in Enschede and the Collage of Adult Education Amstelveen in the Netherlands.
Before Joost Gerritsen moved to Spain he had a Gallery in Amsterdam. For more information take a look at his website.…Read More