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Jacob Kleyn



Netherlands (Nederland)

www.absolutearts.com/portfolios/j/jacobkleyn

category: Drawing
technique: Pencil


Bio / Resumee / Statement:
Jacob Johannes Kleyn
Born: 3-4-1952 in Amsterdam NL.
Education : High school of Art, Amsterdam


Arte Povera Zeichnung
Avant-Gardistic Artist
The Father of Contemporary Drawing



JACOB KLEYN is a sensitive artist,
showing in his work a poignant concern and great empathy
for suffering humanity.
Despite the fact that nowadays high prices are payed for his works,
he identified himself with those who are poor and miserable.

He is an internationally appreciated Dutch artist.
His works are in collections troughout the world.
Designated as "the Father of contemporary drawing ",
honoured for his avant-garde role and huge
influence on nowadays art/ artists, finally he has recieved
mondial recognition and appreciation for his art.
The prices of his works are raising quickly .

To concentrate solely on his art
he lives for long periods like a hermit,
creating impressive drawings on canvas and on paper.
Icons of Modern Art.
Sincere, simple and touching.

His art is not about luxury.
But about those situations and events in the human life
and in the world that matters, and have a huge impact on us .



Activities:
Many Exhibitions,National and International
Works are in collections troughout the World


My Tired Feet
Drawing

50 x 65 cm
2009
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Arte Povera
Drawing

180 x 130 cm
2007
sold
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Give us this day our daily bread
Drawing

180 x 130 cm
2007
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Sitting on the garbage
Drawing

180 x 130 cm
2007
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Mother&Child,sitting on the garbage
Drawing

180 x 195 cm
2007
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Tears
Drawing

200 x 150 cm
1990
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Lost in Tears
Drawing

180 x 130 cm
2007
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Sorrow
Drawing

50 x 65 cm
2007
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Passing
Drawing

90 x 120 cm
2008
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Howling
Drawing

70 x 100 cm
2008
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Hungry
Drawing

150 x 200 cm
1980
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Nowhere- Now here
Drawing

65 x 50 cm
2000
sold
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