Rien Verschuur, painter

Rien Verschuur - July 2, 1946 - November 17, 2020

Op 17 november 2020 is Rien Verschuur, rustig in zijn slaap, overleden.
In de loop van 2021 zal een passende herdenking van Rien worden georganiseerd. Wij verzoeken belangstellenden om via dit formulier kenbaar te maken om hiervoor te zijner tijd een uitnodiging te ontvangen.

On November 17, 2020 Rien Verschuur passed away, peacefully in his sleep.
An appropriate commemoration of Rien will be organized in the course of 2021. We invite interested parties to use this form to receive an invitation in due course.

Lees hier het hele interview (in Dutch only)

Pen Drawings 2017 - 2018

In 2017 and 2018 Rien has mainly focussed on his pen drawings. A number of them have a nostalgic twist, the others are portraits of artists, composers, movie stars.

In 2017The Zeeland showcase, 2015

Rien has produced a series of paintings with the Zeeland theme: From Vlissingen to Koudekerke. In the following movie Rien explains his passion for Zeeland (in the Dutch language).

Light and shade

Geometry without being geometric, hard edges with soft lines, colourful and yet transparent, such are the works of art of Rien Verschuur, artist in Amsterdam. Inspired by Rembrandt, Picasso and Einstein, he is fascinated by the phenomenon light.