Marjan Derksen

1. Notre Dame de la Garde 2. Don't burn my hopes, create new dreams out of the embers.

Material: acryl, textiles, embroider, glass, text, sewing-paining
Size: 90 x 120 cm

when something so unreal hits you, like the fire of the notre dame or Corona or private clashes your hopes could float away. But build out of the ember and the pieces together a new future with hopes and dreams.
My work is about emotions, about the language from the heart, so you cannot read my text, as you are supposed to read your own story. international Art Prices in Budapest, Milan, Rome, New York and many exhibitions. Like my sole exhibition at Milan opened by Peter Fitz, Hungarian curator of the Pavilion of Hungary in 2005.

Votes: 196

Number of rounds

  • Jury ronde from 30-09-2021 00:00 till 31-10-2021 23:00

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