Michiel Alberts                                       Paintings/Drawings

             The Approach, 4 x 40x40cm, Ink and Acryl on japanese paper on Canvas, 2017


OH OH Aleppo

With in the background the constant news flow of the Syrian war and the total destruction of Aleppo,  Michiel Alberts drew with a repetitive movement 110 ink drawings.

                              OH OH Aleppo, 110 Ink Drawings, 32x32cm, Ink on paper, 2017


ICE AGE 

Drawings on cardboard were made to create inner images for ritual movement for his performance. The outcome resulted in Drawings, Paintings and HD video work: The Inner Proclamation of Ice Age

                        Ice Age Drawings, nr17-23, 50x35cm, acryl, ink on cardboard, 2017.


Catastrophe Project 

With a constant news flow of the Syrian war and the drowning of refugees, in the background, Michiel Alberts worked from 2015 till 2016 on his Catastrophe project. It resulted in 4 black boxes of different sizes, each containing a large number of drawings. The drawings were made as a continuous repetitive movement. 

                Catastrophe 1000 Spirits 1000 drawings, pigment on paper, 25 x 25cm, black box, 2015.

               Catastrophe 100 Flowers 100 drawings, Pigment on paper, 50 x 74 cm, black box, 2015.

          Catastrophe 100 Lost Ones 100 drawings, Pigment on paper, 10.5 x 14.8cm, black box, 2015.

              Catastrophe 200 Unknown, 200 drawings, Pigment on paper, 15 x 15cm, black box, 2015.

               

 Salutations   

A salutation can be interpreted as a form of a signal in which the receiver of the salutation is being                                                   acknowledged, respected or thanked. 

With his physical presence and slow movement Michiel Alberts creates an imprint with bolster on Large paper relating to persons passed away. The outcome resulted in Large drawings and HD video: Salutations

                            Salutation on paper SJH, Bolster on paper, 200 x 150 cm, 2015.

                           Salutation on paper SMT, Bolster on paper, 200 x 150 cm, 2015.

                                     Salutation on paper SGS, Bolster on paper, 200 x 150 cm, 2015.

                                   Salutation on paper. SMM, Bolster on paper, 200 x 150 cm, 2015.
                                                   Drawings, 25 x 25 cm, ink on paper, 2014.

                                                                 Drawings, ink on paper, 2014

                                                       Drawings, pigments and ink on paper, 2014.

    

                                                      Drawings, ink on paper, 2013.