Hein Vandervoort (1962) was a student at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague from 1983 to 1988. His paintings are mainly inspired by the journeys he made. At first his paintings were affected by his journeys in the USA. After that the influences derived from his long hikes in the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. Nowadays his paintings are inspired by old slides and polaroids that he finds on Ebay. His work is to be found in several collections such as: Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Museum voor Religieuze Kunst in Uden, Museum de Lakenhal in Leiden, Ahold Kunststichting, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Leaseplan Artcollection, SBK Amsterdam, HEDEN The Hague. Next to his work as an artist, he also teaches several painting classes at his own studio.
To see his work: www.heinvandervoort.com