Levi van Veluw Huffington Post
Dutch Treat: Breakout Artist Levi Van Veluw on ‘The Collapse of Cohesion’ and ‘Origin of the Beginning’
Dutch artist Levi van Veluw, an award-winning, multidisciplinary artist who lives and works in the Netherlands, burst onto the scene in 2006 at the ripe old age of 21. Although fresh out of school, it didn’t take long for Van Veluw’s portrait series to gain international attention, nabbing him several awards and featured spots in some of the world’s leading galleries and museums. Seven years later, he’s put down the camera and returned with a new set of drawings in the exhibition, which opened today and runs through October 5th. The drawings feature the destruction of Van Veluw’….. read more
ABOUT Levi van Veluw
In 2010, the work of the artist was showcased in a series of major museum exhibitions, including the exhibition “Dead or Alive” at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, the Museum of Modern Art in Arnhem and Ars Electronica in Linz.
2013 saw the publication of the book “Origin of the Beginning”. This singular book is a work of art in itself, published in an edition of 1000 hand-signed copies. The book, which is widespread among collectors and enthusiasts, provides an overview of the artist’s work from 2006 to 2013, a rich oeuvre that includes photographs, drawings, installations, sculptures and videos.