Tag Archive: Portrait


Hände, Zigaretten und Rauch. Es ist Routine, die man an den geübten, unbewussten Gesten findet. Sie sind unendlich.

The Other Side of The Mirror II

“Ich laß in jedem Laut am Ende,In jedem Komma noch als SpurDie von der Arbeit müden HändeUnd alles, was mir widerfuhr.” Aresenij Tarkovsky “Auf der anderen Seite des Spiegels”

The Other Side of The Mirror

“Vielleicht ein Narrenunterfangen:Verderb nicht achtend und Gedeihn,Von jeder Zeile zu verlangen,Sie müsse unser Paßbild sein. Aresenij Tarkovsky “Auf der anderen Seite des Spiegels”

Portrait Sketch

No behind the scenes of current work. All in good time.

Nick Cave – WIP

Nick Cave again as part of the collaboration series, featuring musician portraits – this time on A3. I filmed the first 2-3 hours, to show you the process of the portrait drawing. He… Continue reading

Schwarze Linie I

  I Die Schwarze Linie_The Dark Line 2018 21,0cm x 29,7cm Aquarell and Graphite Collaboration with Inken Stabell.

Catching the Fire

“[…] and I was alone, utterly alone, whenever I sought what was good. “ Lev Tolstoy – “My Confession” (1883)

Stone Eyes

“Schwarz war’s, zuerst, es glänzte nur bei Nacht.” Das Lied der Nibelungen Remembering travels through landscapes, which I knew from old paintings, hanging besides trophies on stone walls in the halls of wood,… Continue reading

Heave and Turn The World Around

Tom Waits for the project Inkwell – this time on A3. He will be finished by Inken.


“Woe to you depraved souls! Bury Here and forever all hope of Paradise: I come to lead you to the other shore, Into eternal dark, into fire and ice.” Dante Alighieri – “La… Continue reading


  Labyrinth 2017 19cm x 19cm Graphite   “Ne puet noier qui doit pendre.” (afz.) “Wer hängt, kann nicht ertrinken.” “Who hangs can not drown.” – Altes germanisch/romanisches Sprichwort. Old germanic/romance saying.

Plusieurs change/Sigma

Searching for faces, which can express those vanishing shapes in my dreams. I’m combining different characteristics, but had a lot of different people in the end. It is as if I had done… Continue reading

Three Headed

More musicians for the Rock’n’Roll Hall of Inkwell.

Eine einsame menschliche Stimme

“In the misty morning, on the edge of time We’ve lost the rising sun, a final sign As the misty morning rolls away to the Reaching for the stars, we blind the sky”… Continue reading

Hinter den Spiegeln III

“What shall we use to fill the empty spaces where waves of hunger roam. Shall we set out across this sea of faces in search of more and more applause?” Pink Floyd –… Continue reading

Hinter den Spiegeln

“Don’t forget that I cannot see myself, that my role is limited to being the one who looks in the mirror.” Jacques Rigaut Still trying to capture a dream figure. It’s difficult to… Continue reading

Black as coal

Portrait Sketches

Fast sketches of family and friends, made at the train or while reading or painting. Capturing people on paper is like anchoring them in my life. Not having time for fast lines on… Continue reading

Six Headed II – WIP

More musicians for Inkwell. Find the finished heads at our website.