Fairy Threads

Stop Motion video of the poem Fairy Threads projected at light festival Orbitfest 2017

Thanks to Aglaya Koika, Bouke Mekel, Ewan Laning, Hannes Andersson, Heidemarie Veenstra and Aron Bouwman.





Four different maps travel the world. Each one of them contains a prose poem by my hand, sent to hundreds of people I have never met.

Thanks to Rob van Boven, Onno de Bruijn and Jack Brugts.

Special thanks to Jo Fairfax.

Music: Canto Ostinato by Simeon then Holt, performed by Jeroen van Veen and friends.


Correspondentie in dichtvorm

Lummen vierkant.indd

Projection at the Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen HAN from 1 February until 1 April 2016, as well as at different benefit events for refugees.

Thanks to Amal Karam and Sophie van Kempen, HAN, Nacht van de Vluchteling, Sounds for Hope and Refugee Benefit Unknown.



Sixteen poems were projected on buildings in different cities in The Netherlands. Together they form a story about love and immigration. The entire poem was projected in 2015 at festival De Kaaij in Nijmegen. Thanks to Sophie van Kempen and Jack Brugts.