When You Say Yes,
I Say No

With great pleasure I present to you two new paintings on paper. When You Say Yes, I Say No is a reaction to my previous series Say Yes When You Want To Say No.

Visual Artist

Daan Roukens is a Dutch visual artist, who is best known for his diverse and colourful abstract self-portraits. In search for an in-between experience, he feels the strong need to take the viewer into this process.

Translating his controlled chaos and reflecting everyday dilemmas. His artworks are a mirror, in which the viewer can determine how he sees himself.

Roukens successfully graduated and obtained his Master of Fine Art degree at the Sandberg Instituut in Amsterdam. In addition to painting, he also uses video, ceramics and textiles.

Painting In-Between
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When You Say Yes, I Say No

December 22nd, 2020|Artworks|

Wishing you a festive holiday season and I look forward to see you in 2021! Before we leave this crazy year behind, it is with great pleasure that I present two new paintings on paper. When You Say Yes, I

Clashed Between Right and Wrong

September 15th, 2020|Artworks|

A new addition to the Stumbling series, titled Clashed Between Right and Wrong. A painting in which I continue searching for the experience of that moment, where one is almost falling, but manage to stay upright. Straight and wavy lines

”From irritation to admiration, from fight to resignation, from wanting to step out to being too curious to stop looking. Intriguing”
Wall Painting