Tag Archives: Jan van der Veken

Van der Veken creates coloring pictures

Completely in tune with the current trend of promoting coloring for adults as a viable meditation and relaxing activity, aimed at creating a zen-like antidote to the daily rush of modern life, Flemish daily De Standaard is currently including coloring … Continue reading

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Thrillers in social times

This illustration by Jan Van der Veken was published in an article in Vrij Nederland on new thrillers that incorporate Facebook walls, Twitter feeds and other social things of the times. Illustration © Jan van der Veken

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Jan van der Veken conquers Paris

Flemish illustrator Jan van der Veken will be showing some of his work in the Petits Papiers gallery in Paris from May 19 until June 4.  As they say, vaut le détour. (more info : Petits Papiers – 91, Rue … Continue reading

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Literary Spring

Next week the Literary Spring festival starts, a month-long initiative by the Flemish book producers’ union to promote books and reading. This year, Friend of the Blog Jan van der Veken created the poster for the festival, and I was … Continue reading

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Nobrow presents JVDV

The Ephemerist‘s favourite Jan van der Veken created the poster for the 2011 catalogue of everybody’s favorite purveyor of beautiful books, Nobrow.  Flemish illustration rules !

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Jan van der Veken for Vacature

It’s been a while since I last posted new work by Jan van der Veken, one of my favourite illustrators of today.  This illustration was created for an article on the effect of the Belgian presidency of the EU on … Continue reading

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