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    Episode 33: Abe Kuipers

    First aired: Wednesday, 13 May 2015 at 17.00 hours

    A portrait of the 97-year-old visual artist Abe Kuipers. He recently donated to the Groninger Museum part of his collection of paintings. Kuipers talks about his career, his graphic background, and the city of Groningen.

    He attended the School of Applied Arts, was a painter, designer and screen printer. He was a teacher at the AKI in Enschede. In to see the documentary films of himself, recorded with an 8 mm camera. An homage to a fascinating artist who absolutely go its own way.

    Director: Buddy Hermans/ Willem van der Linde

    About this program:

    Landscape, art and culture, with the window on the north.

    Every week we broadcast in Noorderdiepte, a collaboration with Foundation Beeldlijn and magazine Noorderbreedte, a documentary. Each documentary is introduced by a brief interview with a person.

    Beautiful films that are worth viewing. Films about musicians like Roelof Stalknecht and Jenne Meinema. Artists such as Jan Steen and Alfred Hafkenscheid and poet Rutger Kopland. Various artists that now can be viewed by a large audience.

    Noorderbreedte: http://www.noorderbreedte.nl
    Stichting Beeldlijn: https://www.stichtingbeeldlijn.nl