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Shabby Art That Falls Apart
is made with cheap materials and objets trouvés
in particular disposables
Thus the unsightly, the squalid, gets a second life
in absurd, vulnerable collages and dark ‘Dirt Drawings’
that reflect on western society
They question the notions of artistic value and beauty

     
    In this portfolio you'll find recent works.
Click and the PDF will open.
You can also download it.
All works are for sale.
Some have already been sold.
If you're interested contact me, write to nick(at)swarth(dot).nl
   
  top 2D shows a fair amount of drawings.
'Dirt drawings' can be found in the portfolio.
'Dirt drawings' are made on scrap paper,
sheets that i picked up from the streets.
The imprint of citylife becomes part of the art.
Green marked works are still for sale.
If you're interested contact me, write to nick(at)swarth(dot).nl
     
   
  medium sized drawings Ingelijste tekening
     
   
Smokin' Pixie Head   Twee huisjes
SOLD!
Smokin' Pixie Head
21 x 15.6 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
 
SOLD!
Twee huisjes
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 X 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
Closet Lemmy   Red Hole Sun
Closet Lemmy (Lemmy No)
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 95 (make my day)
 
 
Red Hole Sun
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 95 (make my day)
 
Bungelhoofd   High on the Hog
Bungelhoofd
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 95 (make my day)
 
 
SOLD
High on the Hog

21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
Gratis sport   Wilders liep die dag wat moeilijk
Gratis sport
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 95 (make my day)
 
 
Wilders liep die dag wat moeilijk
21 x 15 (incl. frame: 27.2 x 22)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 95 (make my day)
 
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  smaller drawings Example of a
framed drawing
   
Picture HD Seibt Berlin Picture HD Seibt Berlin
Cloud of 'Dirt Drawings'
Each drawing approx. 29.7 x 21
More 'Dirt Drawings' in the portfolio
Series of framed drawings
Each frame 19.6 x 14.7
€ 1500 (make my day)
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I'm not guilty Dogbowl
I'm not guilty
16 x 11 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 65 (make my day)
 
SOLD!
Dogbowl
15.4 x 10.8 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
Een nieuwe dienstregeling Gas Monopoly
SOLD!
5.
Een nieuwe dienstregeling
14 x 11.5 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
Gas Monopoly
13.6 x 11.5 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 65 (make my day)
 
Rat-tat-tat-tat Say what?!
SOLD!
Rat-tat-tat-tat (Nochnoy dozor!)
14.7 x 11.1 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
SOLD!
Say What?!
14.4 x 11.5 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
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Me Likey (Do To) The Whirl of Technics
Me Likey (Do To)
14 x 11.4 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 65 (make my day)
 
The Whirl of Technics
15.5 x 11.4 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 65 (make my day)
 
   
You should have seen the one that got away Role Models (Crying Pirate)
SOLD!
You should have seen the one that got away

14 x 11.4 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
 
Role Models (Crying Pirate)
14 x 11.4 (incl. frame: 20 x 15)
Permanent marker on paper
Signed on the back
€ 65 (make my day)
 
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At the right a portfolio
with older drawings
Recent works you'll find
over here

Pictures in the viewer:
1. Bungelhoofd
2. Sport gratis tot 2009
3. Bubblehead
4. Fistfest (sold)
5. Toestand Gerard Reve
6. Twee huisjes (sold)
7. King
8. Grijsvent
9. Dancing Pig
10. Drumstyx

 

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    3D shows collages made out of rubbish,
'objets trouvé' would be the proper art term,
stuff i found on the streets.
Other works can be found in the portfolio.
Green marked works are still for sale.
If you're interested contact me, write to nick(at)swarth(dot).nl
     
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SOLD!
It’s a grubby wall or a doggie with a red snout
and something illegal all together
24 x 17.2, signed on back | Scrap wood, picture of
Marc Rothko, flattened beer bottle cap

Larry the Lorry Goes to War (Tangerine Nightmare)
35 x 28.5
Scrap wood, scrap metal, scrap paper, tangerine, cd shard
signed on back

€ 220 (make my day)

   

Queen of Filth & Doggie Doodah
35 x 28.5
Scrap metal, press-buton, eyeliner & tar on scrap wood
signed on back

€ 220 (make my day)

Paranoid Nincompoop
34 x 30.2
Scrap metal, wood, plastic figurines, pieces of mirrors
& spray paint on vinyl | signed on back

€ 250 (make my day)

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Mary, Queen of Fags (Blue Cocked King)
37.8 x 30 | 40 x 30 | 37.8 x 30
Triptych | Scrap wood, scrap metal, scrap paper, pills, fag, lighter, rubber
Signed on back of second panel
€ 350 (make my day)

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    Shows in 2016 & 2017
* Stadsgalerij, Breda (group-exhibition 'Drie Wijven & Swarth')
* Gust van Dijk (group-exhibition 'Belrose Highlights', pop-up expo)
   
'Drie Wijven & Swarth', groepsexpositie in Breda anno 2017    
    Shows in 2015
* Artspace Flipside (group-exhibition w/ Tilburg cartoonists)
* Landshut (duo-exhibition w/ Michiel van de Zanden)
* Artspace Flipside (group-exhibition 'AK47')
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Group exhibition @ Artspace Flipside Eindhoven Austellung in Landshut Deutschland Group exhibition @ Artspace Flipside Eindhoven  
    Shows in 2014
* IDFX Breda (solo-exhibition)
* Bauchhund Berlin (duo-exhibition w/ Ciska Jansen)
   
More on the Bauchhund show in Berlin Shabby Art That Falls Apart @ IDFX Breda  
    Shows in 2006
* Wildwechsel Hamburg (group exhibition)
   
Read more about Wildwechsel in Hamburg    
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