Painting made with oil paint in surrealistic and magic realistic style.

dated 1999 until 2017 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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Done traveling

2017

One out of the series "grassscapes". Where a landscape of grass forms the background.

God of flying

2017

Surrealist painting on panel, inspired by the fable written down by Grimm.

Still far to go

2016

Story of a trekking over the mountains on the road to a better life. On the painting to see  palace Soestdijk (the former royal Dutch palace) as an oasis for an approaching storm that arrives over the mountains. The girl wraps the cloak around her for protection against the winds. After the painting was completed nearly four years.

The green grass on the other side of the hill

2015

Olicolour on panel style: magic realism

Hidden dream in forbidden love

2013

Oil painting in a photo realistic style. "I've always been fascinated by the work of Mondrian. Especially in his later geometric abstract work, were all natural forms were reduced to elementary colors, squares and lines.
This painting is a quest for the way back to the natural forms. The painting contains realistic elements that are arranged in a similar way as a painting by Pieter Mondrian."

Siesta. Nothing is going on in the mountain village

2013

Oil painting in a photo realistic style. "I've always been fascinated by the work of Mondrian. Especially in his later geometric abstract work, were all natural forms were reduced to elementary colors, squares and lines.
This painting is a quest for the way back to the natural forms. The painting contains realistic elements that are arranged in a similar way as a painting by Pieter Mondrian."

Five minutes before leaving

2013

"I've always been fascinated by the work of Mondrian. Especially his later geometric abstract work where all natural forms are reduced to an elementary colors, lines and planes. This painting is a quest to find the way back to the natural forms.
This painting is about playing with the composition with the shadows and lines. "

Dad's not coming home again

2013

Pieter Mondriaan, but different. Oil painting in a photo realistic style. "I've always been fascinated by the work of Mondrian. Especially in his later geometric abstract work, were all natural forms were reduced to elementary colors, squares and lines.
This painting is a quest for the way back to the natural forms. The painting contains realistic elements that are arranged in a similar way as a painting by Pieter Mondrian."

(Dreams of) Her

2013

One of the paintings from a diptych of miniatures. Theme "love".

(Dreams of) Him

2013

One of the paintings from a diptych of miniatures. Theme "love".

Dead sparrow

2012

The Goldfish Syndicate

2012

Magical realism oil painting. Specially made for the international art show in Hillerod Denmark.

What has become of the American dream?

2010

The missing key

2010

 Pieter Mondriaan, but different. Oil painting in a photo realistic style. "I've always been fascinated by the work of Mondrian. Especially in his later geometric abstract work, were all natural forms were reduced to elementary colors, squares and lines.
This painting is a quest for the way back to the natural forms. The painting contains realistic elements that are arranged in a similar way as a painting by Pieter Mondrian."

Trying to navigate by the machine

2010

Oil colour paintig in magic realistic style
70 x 100 cm / 27.56  X 39.37 inch
This painting was especially for show spring exhibition in Coimbra, Portugal  

The bird repairer

2010

     Oil colour paintig in magic realistic style
30 x 30 cm / 11.7" X 11.7" inch
This painting was especially for show spring exhibition in FANTASMUS Gallery in Saeby Denmark.   http://vanoostzanen.exto.org/site/exposities/overzicht.html

The plane baron

2010

Oil colour paintig in magic realistic style
30 x 30 cm / 11.7" X 11.7" inch
This painting was especially for show spring exhibition in FANTASMUS Gallery in Saeby Denmark. http://vanoostzanen.exto.org/site/exposities/overzicht.html

Minos judging

2009

Inspired on the book 'The divine comedy' from Dante Alighieri. It will be part of an exhibition in 2009 around this theme and will travel trough several country’s in Europe.

The punishment of the serpents in Dantes hell

2008

Inspired on the book 'The divine comedy' from Dante Alighieri. It will be part of an exhibition in 2009 around this theme and will travel trough several country’s in Europe.

Archaeological amusement park

2008

Painting in magic realistic style. Dimension 39.4'' x 55.1''

The yacht of the Egyptian princes

2008

Painting in magic realistic style.

Hunted

2007

Stick fish transport

2007

Painting in surrealistic style.

Operating the intuition machine

2007

Surrealistic oil color painting. Dimensions 55.1'' x 39.4'' inch

Hunting hare

2006

When hunting gets real exiting!

Embraced

2006

THE RESEARCH

2005

Human legs served

2005

Making up

2002