Theme Giant Bulb – Carré
On the edge of the dunes, in Bloemendaal, is one of the largest and most special national monuments in our country; the Meerenberg psychiatric hospital in Bloemendaalse Park Brederode, dating from 1848. The building has an authentic facade, a characteristic corridor structure and a characteristic chimney and has now been transformed into the Carré van Bloemendaal: city villas, apartments, and a chapel. On this Giant Tulip Bulb, you can see the building with a pond surrounded by many alliums and poppies.
Artist – Jan Eichhorn
Jan has been drawing and painting for about 30 years, it started with work from the Hague school and in particular the seascapes of Mesdag, especially the ice scenes. Subsequently, he had anthroposophical drawing and painting lessons from Frilde Schipper, an artist in Overveen and from Erik Prins, an artist in Bergen, with a lot of abstract painting with acrylic paint. Also, he made busts of river clay and bronzed. He loves to make abstract work. especially with color.
This Giant Tulip Bulb is located at the appartments Carré van Bloemendaal, Zocherlaan, Bloemendaal