Collage – Handmade with paper clippings from old magazines and books, scissors, glue and sellotape, sometimes sewing thread. Juxtaposing and intertwining images of people (mostly women and children) with plants, tropical fish, medical images, …
Article in kM, october 2018
The newest kM, a full color professional magazine about artist materials, is all about collages. With articles about four visual artists. The opening article, written by Harald Schole, is about my collages. I feel very honored! KM appears every three months. One can buy it in professional art supply stores in The Netherlands or take a subscription.
FLORIALIA, my own collage magazine, self published in a small one-time edition is out now! With pages of women from old erotic magazines, hand cut and intertwined with pages from a house plant catalogue of the same period (sixties/seventies). Now €10 per item (was €15), postage costs not included. To be ordered through me: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pages of women from old erotic magazines & pages from a house plant catalogue.
Sixties hairdressers magazines, tropical fish and sewing machine.
Classic women’s portraits and plants.
Portrait de femme (1)
A Family of Artists, January 24 – March 28, 2016, Museum Wierdenland, Ezinge (NL)
With works by my grandmother Turi Braaksma – van Heerikhuizen, her granddaughters Gertie Jaquet, Maartje Jaquet and Turi Braaksma and her niece Femke van Heerikhuizen.
Platform Platvorm, December 11 2015 – January 3, 2016, Amsterdam.
‘Show what you want show round 2’, launching the second issue of Platform Platvorm magazine.
HAUS AM SEE, December 14, 2013 until March 14, 2014. De Wijde Blik, Amsterdam.
A non stop installation with a slideshow of my collages. The series ‘Haus am See’ was inspired by Peter Fox’ song.
MAARTJE JAQUET COLLAGES, December 16, 2013 – February 1, 2014, Atelier Open, Amsterdam.