No.52 Winter 2014-15

MARJAN & ARTHUR GRIFFIOEN Koningsstraat 20 1213 AX HILVERSUM Tel +31-35-6243153 

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Cover Kladderadatsch of December 23rd 1934 (from our collection)
Subtitle: "Wenn auch mancher meine Geburt auf Erden leugnet, meinen Geburtstag feiert jeder mit!"

Griffioen Grafiek wishes you a Merry Christmas
and a Peacefull 2015


1. International comic festival Angoulême 2014 - portfolio 

2. New Joost Swarte print

3. Exhibition Joost Swarte in Cartoonmuseum Basel

4. New Robert Crumb prints

And last quarterly already introduced :

4. Joost Swarte: Self-portrait and Le Réveil


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1. International comic festival Angoulême 2014

Portfolio "La BÉDÉ est dans la rue" now ready !

The Dutch made their mark in the 2014 edition of the 'Festival international de la BD' in Angoulême, 
where the Dutch cartoonist Willem was president of the festival.

book with all 75 designs


In honour of Willem, (great Dutch cartoonist, now living and working in France), there was a delegation of 25 Dutch comic artists present in Espace Franquin. 
Every day they made new silkscreened posters 
which were posted at several spots in Angoulême, 
resembling the street culture in the 60s - 70s, the roaring period of Willem's first years in Paris.

Among the artists are Joost Swarte, Guido van Driel, Hanco Kolk, Henk Kuijpers, Peter van Dongen, Jeroen Funke, and Nanne Meulendijks.

A silkscreen portfolio of the 25 best images is now ready.
Price Euro 250.

Size of the silkscreens :
 30 x 40 cm. / 12 x 15,75 "
All signed and numbered.
Edition of 60 copies.

Extra: a book containing all 75 designs and a coverage of the event in Angoulême,
a 4 p. booklet of Libération
and the diary of Maaike Hartjes.

Peter Pontiac 


Joost Swarte 


Henk Kuijpers 


For more information and 
pictures of all 25 silkscreens click here 

And you can see an account of the event at www.labedeestdanslarue.com 


2. New print Joost Swarte: "Literate"

Design for a stained glass window of a school in The Hague
Giclee, size 50 x 50 cm. / 19.5 x 19.5 "
Numbered / signed, edition of 35 copies

Special Xmas offer: € 100


3. Exhibition Joost Swarte in Cartoonmuseum Basel

Until February 22, 2015 one can visit an important exhibition in het Cartoonmuseum in Basel, Switzerland 

Joost Swarte. Zeichner und Gestalter

15.11.2014 – 22.2.2015

Der international renommierte niederländische Zeichner und Designer Joost Swarte (*1947) 
ist einer der wichtigsten Comickünstler der Gegenwart – vor allem in den Niederlanden und in Frankreich geniesst er seit Langem Kultstatus.
 In der im engen Austausch mit Joost Swarte entstandenen Ausstellung sind ausschliesslich Originalzeichnungen und zahlreiche Objekte aus allen Schaffensphasen des Künstlers 
zu sehen.


A photo account of this exhibition you can see at www.cartoonmuseum.ch


4. Robert Crumb prints

Unfortunately we can't show you pictures yet, but in the new year we are going to publish 
several new prints of Robert Crumb.
As soon as we can give you more details, we will put them on our Facebook page and in this quarterly.


5. New silkscreens Joost Swarte


Joost Swarte made this Self-portait, in which he takes a deep bow for the talent of Chaland, 
for an exhibition in Sollies-ville in France in honour of Yves Chaland.

Piëzografie/giclee, size A4 on luxury 300 grams Hahnemühle paper.
Edition of 75 copies, numbered and signed.
Price € 35
(Insured shipping costs for Europe € 11 and worldwide € 16.)

Le Réveil

For a long time we wanted to make a silkscreen of this image with the naughty cat.
At the directions of Joost Swarte, Rudi Jacoby at Louvain made
a beautiful jewel in silkscreen out of it.

Le Réveil / The Alarm
Silkscreen, size 40 x 50 cm. on luxury 300 grams Conqueror paper.
Edition of 124 copies, numbered and signed.
price Euro 100


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Marjan and Arthur Griffioen

Phone : +31 35 6243153

E-mail : griffioe@xs4all.nl



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