Online Batik Stand – Batik Talk

Although the Batik Talkshow event in collaboration with Tong Tong Fair at Museum Bronbeek of 30 October 2020 was cancelled and we had to postpone any other public event, we …

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Gringsing Colouringpages

Before I posted 5 colouring pages free to download here on my site. I made a new one matching with a new blogpost De he­len­de krach­ten van het gring­s­ing-mo­tief I …

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De Batik Stand Online

De Batik Stand gaat online! Het is bijna eind mei en dat betekent dat we ons nu aan het voorbereiden zouden zijn om weer 11 dagen alles over batik te …

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IG Live with aNERDgallery

On Wednesday 29 April 2020 Tony of aNERDgallery, Singapore, invited me for an Instagram Live interview. It was so great to talk from afar about Batik, Colonial history, my sometimes …

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Colonial Mirror

Batik Statement series ‘Colonial Mirror’Dia-slides made by Koen de WitConcept and looks by Sabine Bolk2020 I started making Batik Statement already 8 years ago. The first one I made was …

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Nyethe

NyetheNgleletKopi lelet Batik SmokeRokok KopiCigarette with Batik motif drawn on with coffee  By Pak Saefozi At Warung Kopi Pak Ndut in Lasem Java, Indonesia October 2016 Special thanks to Jennifer …

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The journey to Batik – Tari Batik

Duration: 12 m 18 secFilm:  Sabine BolkDance: Dwi Anggraeni                                                         Drawing: Mak SiumCanting: Ibu Rasminah, Nurul Maslahah and Ibu KustiyahDyeing: Ibu Juwariyah and Ibu RaminiFilmed on location in Sleman, Jeruk and Batang …

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Batik Murals

This year, 2018, I had the great experience of creating two Batik Murals. One really big one, covering all the walls of the Children’s expedition room Rumah Exposisi Madura at Animal …

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Dance in a ricecarpet

Titel of work: ‘Dance in a ricecarpet’ Locations: Argument Vertoningsruimte in Tilburg (NL), Paulushofje in Etten-Leur (NL) and in backyard in Yogyakarta (Indonesia) Year: 2009 – 2011 ‘Dance in a ricecarpet’ is a …

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