Paintings in oil    

Watercolors   

Etchings    

  

 

          

Portraits + Landscape

Switzerland, Italy, Spain, 

France and The Netherlands

 

         

 

 

HUBERTINE HEIJERMANS

 
1936  Born in Amsterdam. 1957 Scholarship for the Royal Academy: drawing after life model for almost 2 years.   1958  Marriage with Nils Tellander, who lived at the Lake of Geneva. 1960 First exhibit of paintings in Lausanne.   1968-1972  American Highschool Villa Schifanoia in Florence Italy: Master of Arts diploma. Aquisition of an Italian Bendini press, a start to make and print etchings and photo-etchings (héliogravures) for the next 15 years.         During 2012 work of Hubertine Heijermans was on show in Musée Historique du Chablais à Vouvry.                                 
1981 Luis Camnitzer of Pratt's Institute New-York came to Italy, teaching dust grain photogravure and multi-plate color-etching. Work was done on light-sensitive plates with soft-hardground or liftground. A photo-gravure is inked, wiped by hand and printed like an etching. It equals the Talbot-Klic process. Camnitzer's work is kept in the MoMA museum in New-York.                                                                                                                                                 End 1981 Atelier Le Carroz opened at Saint-Triphon. Hubertine continued etching farms, barns or Dîme houses which she started in '72, but dust grain photogravure was added until 1988. She painted portraits or was inspired by fashion designers, like Jean Paul Gaultier,Yves St Laurent, John Galliano, Manish Arora or Charlie Le Mindu.     June '94 - july '95  Singapore Nancy Roach Gallery Orchard Rd, exhibit of oilpaintings, watercolors and etchings. 1996-2006 hibernation in Spain studying paintings of Sorolla y Bastida in Valencia.                                               In Barcelona she studied work of Mir Y TrinxetIn february 2004 painted en plein air the flowering almondtrees.     2006-2015 many voyages to Bages in the South of France to paint fishingboats or capture the colors of Lake of Leucate, Parc des Dosses and the harbour of Collioure.                                                                                               Musée de l'Elysée  Lausanne keeps 45 dust grain photogravures or 'héliogravures'.                                        Musée Jenisch  Vevey has 50 etchings in the Cabinet cantonal des estampes of the artist: multi-plate prints and aquatints, prepared and handprinted in Atelier Le Carroz by herself.                                                                           Since 2012 Léonard Gianadda, Director of the Museum of Modern Arts in Martigny keeps her autobiographic book 'Parcours d'une artiste-peintre' by P.A. Genillard in the library of Fondation Pierre Gianadda.