Dutch artist Loes has built up a formidable social media following thanks to her recognisable cartoon character, Pjipje.
History and Background
After being crowned 'Best Global Artist' at the 2012 Amsterdam International Art Fair, she established herself in countries as far awau as Taiwan,Recently, she was featured in Playboy and was commisioned by Peugeot to customise a scotter.
Ideas and Inspirations
Combining innocent quikiness with a playful cartoon feel, Loes creations blur the boarders between fine brushstokes and commercialism. The classically trained artist is inspired by pop artists such as Andy Warhol,Takashi Murakami and Mr. Brainwash and her varied mediums involve Flemish linen, spray paint, wood, skateboards and even champagne bottles.