Rinus Van de Velde: A Fictional Autobiography (Drawings)
Rinus Van de Velde, Jan Postma, Laura Stamps
Frac Nantes & Hannibal, 2022
Impressive overview of the drawings of Belgian artist Rinus Van de Velde (°1983). In his early days he was best known for his monumental charcoal drawings, but Van de Velde quickly developed into a total artist through the use of various media. Rinus Van de Velde explores his fictional biography with the aid of installations, film, charcoal, ceramics and pencil drawings. This book offers an overview of his more recent drawings in charcoal, pencil and oil pastel. Rinus Van de Velde – A Fictional Autobiography appears in collaboration with Frac des Pays de la Loire, Nantes. With a text contribution by Jan Postma, editor at De Groene Amsterdammer, and Laura Stamps, curator of modern and contemporary art at the Kunstmuseum Den Haag.