About the Artist
Stijn Valentijn (1997) The Netherlands. Studies BA Visual Arts at Academy Minerva and BA Biology at Rijks University Groningen.
Stijn Valentijn his art originates for a great deal from the intuitive realms of the subconscious, lead by his interest in biology, neurology and psychological theories about the unconscious. His art is about conveying the feelings of his youth, the nostalgia of the innocent mind and endless fantasies. The works take shape in different materiality’s through which he expresses his emotions and through which his fascination for the natural shows. Association is the main drive that builds up his work, first doing then thinking.