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My name is Els de Boer-Brethouwer. I was born in 1966, in Aalten, a tiny town in the Netherlands. I am a self-taught artist. My work is diverse and mostly playfull. Actually…go check it out!

Exhibitions

  • 2004  Joined of Top Art, Art lending shop Aalten.
  • 2004 Participation of anual exhibition to raise funds for “Stichting Restauratiefonds voor de oude St. Helenakerk te Aalten”.
  • 2005  First exhibition in the library of van Aalten.
  • 2007  Exhibition in the library of Terborg.
  • 2008 Second exhibition in the library of Aalten.
  • 2009 Participation of Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.
  • 2010 Nomination for the “Gelderlanderkunstprijs Doetinchem” with the mixed media work “Infanta”.
  • 2010 Exhibition in the “Woodbrookershuis” in Barchem.
  • 2010 Exhibition in the Koningin Beatrix hospital in Winterswijk.
  • 2011 Exhibition in ‘Kerkje de Rietstap’ in Dinxperlo, smallest church of the Netherlands.
  • 2011 Exhibition together with my son Maarten (1991), fotografie, in the great entrance hall of the Koningin Beatrix hospital in Winterswijk.
  • 2011 Participation of the Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.
  • 2011 Exhibition in the library of Dinxperlo.
  • 2012 Exhibition in the hospital of Zutphen from Februari until May.
  • 2012 Exhibition in the library of Wehl, month of June.
  • 2012 Exhibition in the library of Hengelo, month of July.
  • 2012 Exhibition in the library of Doesburg, month of September.
  • 2013 Exhibition in the galeryof Goldsmith Jörg Piechocki in Bocholt (Germany), month of April.
  • 2013 Participation of the Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.
  • 2013 Exhibition in the Slingeland hospital in Doetinchem, month October.
  • 2014 Participation of “Kunst in de Kas” (Art in the greenhouse)  March 30th.
  • 2014 Participation to an exhibition in Bocholt (Germany) as a guest artist, with a group of artists from the “Bocholter Kunstgruppe”, month of May
  • 2014 Participation of a groupexhibition “Sterke elementen” (Strong elements) in Galery “het Centrum” month of May
  • 2015 Participation of the Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.
  • 2016 Participation of “Bredevoort schittert”, 23, 24 and 25 September, with exhibition in the “Koppelhuis” in Bredevoort.
  • 2017 Solo exhibition “Amphorafonia” from March 11 until April 16th, in the upper galery of the “Koppelkerk” in Bredevoort.
  • 2017 Participation of the Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.
  • 2017 Exhibition “Amphorafonia” October 7 until October 28th. in galery “Art Zeitweilig” in Bocholt (Germany).
  • 2019 Participation of the Art route “Septemberkunst” in Aalten.