Paul van der Donk (Groenlo 1976)
Royal Academy of Fine Arts the Hague ( 2004 - 2007 )
Graphic prints made with traditional techniques such as woodblockprint in combination with material prints with materials found in daily life such as an old Gameboy. Or recycled wood from used empty wine cases.
These are used to make series of works that are related to Pop- Art and Constructivism.
The series "Gameboy" 2017 was made with simple materials and a simple lay out.
A powerful and iconic print referring to the Gameboy period in time..
Indirect materialprints on linoprint made with an old Gameboy from 1987.
The print with a detail of the productinformation referrs to the large scale productions.
Within the Graphic printing discipline it is also common to produce in series. Herefore the subject is in balance with the used technique.
The studio of Paul van der Donk is located at Wijn & Kunst atelier Weimarstraat The Hague.
Since januari 2019 Paul van der Donk is working member of the Hague Art Circle..