There was a dragon in the shop

There was a dragon in the shop

Dragons of Ming for sale I just reopened my Etsy store, yeah! My store is at http://etsy.com/shop/CirqueDePepin Just added 11 ceramic “Dragons”. These dragons are from my ‘Dragons of Ming’ series. For this project, inspired by my travels to Jingdezhen, China and my sparked interest in historic Chinese porcelain, I make vases, sculptures and these […]

Op Visite bij Pieter – Beelden in de tuin

Op Visite bij Pieter – Beelden in de tuin

Nieuwe tentoonstelling: Beelden in de tuin’, Woonzorgcentrum Stefanna in Delft 7 september t/m 7 oktober 2018. Op de foto mijn beeld ‘Totem van kracht, wijsheid en geluk’ keramiek, 46 (h) x 30 (l) x 20 (b), en het beeld ‘Reizen van de Dodo’, keramiek, 46 (h) x 36 (l) x 28 (b) cm. De foto’s […]

Pepijn at work

The talented filmmaker Jaco Kruidenier of MaasMedia Rotterdam recently made a short film about Pepijn’s work. The film has a wonderful atmosphere, and is filmed entirely on location at Struktuur86 in The Hague where Pepijn regularly works on his ceramic sculptures. Thanks you Jaco! Now the film is still in Dutch, hopefully there will soon […]

Tussen kunst en geschiedenis • Between art and history

Tussen kunst en geschiedenis • Between art and history

Exhibition ‘Between art and history’ This Saturday the exhibition ‘Between art and history’ opens at the Stedelijk Museum Coevorden. Pepijn has made new ceramic work especially for this exhibition. Museum Coevorden Haven 4 7741 JV Coevorden The Netherlands The Stedelijk Museum Coevorden aims to bring the history of Coevorden to the public in a surprising […]

An incredible honour: working with Jan Snoeck (5 March 1927 – 31 March 2018)

An incredible honour: working with Jan Snoeck (5 March 1927 – 31 March 2018)

Jan Cornelis Snoeck (5 March 1927 – 31 March 2018) was a Dutch sculptor and ceramist Such an incredible honour that I have been asked to paint a large sculpture by Dutch sculptor Jan Snoeck. Flowers in blue and white. When I was chatting with Jan a few years ago at Struktuur 68 studio in […]

Heavy machinery

Heavy machinery

Heavy machinery at Zuliani, the art and terrazzo makers who are renovating the sculpture ‘Ode aan Marten Toonder’ (Ode to Marten Toonder). Pepijn made this sculpture with his art collective De Artoonisten (Hans van Bentem, Luuk Bode and DJ Chantelle aka Boris van Berkum and himself) in 2002. Because of rigorous adjustments to the square, […]

Owl with a jabot

Owl with a jabot

For the promotion of the art historian Andréa A. Kroon Pepijn made a box based on historical Japanese lacquer boxes with Masonic symbols. Andréa A. Kroon was promoted on the thesis ‘Masonic networks, material culture & international trade. The participation of Dutch freemasons in the cultural & commercial exchange with Southeast Asia, 1735-1853’. This is […]

And the winner is…..

And the winner is…..

On 25th of October the awards ceremony for the Piket Kunstprijzen took place at Theater Diligentia in The Hague. Before this event Pepijn spent busy months sculpting, glazing and making wooden boxes for the ceramic awards. On the photo below you see the winner in the category painting, Lennart Lahuis. More information about the Piket […]

Piket Kunstprijzen

Piket Kunstprijzen

Pepijn has been commissioned to make an award for the Piket Art prizes. He makes a ceramic artwork for the winners. The categories for the art prize are painting, dance and theater. The prizes will be awarded in November 2015. The nominees will be presented at the Museum Night in The Hague, September 5-6, 2015 […]