Paintings in oil    

Watercolors   

Etchings    

  

 

 

 

Portraits + Landscape

Switzerland, Italy, Spain, 

France and The Netherlands

 

         

 

 

HUBERTINE HEIJERMANS 

Born in Amsterdam,1936. Scholarship at the Royal Academy in 1956-58. Marriage on 30 september 1958 to Nils. Am.Highschool Villa Schifanoia, Florence:1968-71.

Etching by Swietlan Kraczyna Lithography by Dennis Olsen Master of Arts diploma. Purchase etching press Bendini- Bologna in '71. Painter Pietro Annigoni who portrayed Queen Elisabeth and Americ. president Kennedy shows her to mix paint powder with egg yolk and add underground paint layers containing lead-white that will enhance paint for centuries. In 1974 she paints portraits and landscape 'plein air' and starts in 1975 her Swiss Studio for etching and photo-etching as a professional. 

Luis Camnitzer of Pratt's Institute New-York comes to Italy to teach multi-plate color-etching and photo-etching on light sensitive plates: softground technicsliftground or multi-plate etchings. Assistant David Finkbeiner shows, that a photo transfered on a light sensitive plate is like any etching to be inked+printed: 3 months at Lucca 1981.

Back home she paints Swiss barns, but continues etching, also makes dust grain photo etchings until 1988. She discovers fashion designers like Gaultier, Yves St Laurent, John Galliano, Manish Arora and Le Mindu.            1994-95 In Singapore at Nancy Roach Gallery Hubertine exhibits etchings and oilpaintings, selling everything. 

1996-06 hibernating in Spain, she studies Sorolla y Bastida . Valencia and Joachim Mir y Trinxet . Barcelona. Hubertine paints flowering almondtrees in febr 04 and in '06-14 sets off to Bages in the South of France to paint fishingboats, Lake Leucate, Parc des Dosses and Collioure. 

Musée de l'Elysée Lausanne has 45 dustgrain photo-héliogravures. Musée Jenisch Vevey keeps 50 etchings in Cabinet cantonal des EstampesIn 2012 Heijermans shows work during the entire year in Musée Historique du Chablais, Wallis. http://www.musee chablais.ch/site/index.php/expositions/galerie-photos

In 2012 Léonard Gianadda, Museum of Modern Arts Martigny keeps her book 'Parcours d'une artiste-peintre'  by PA Genillard in the library Fondation Pierre Gianadda. The book is also kept in the BCUL Bibliothèque Cantonale Universitaire in Lausanne.  

In 2017 Michiel Nijhoff, librarian of the  Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam obtains a copy. In Venlo in The Netherlands 23 etchings created and printed by Hubertine are being kept in museum Bommel-van Dam.   fr.wikipedia Hubertine Heijermans  en.wikipedia Hubertine Heijermans   de.wikipedia Hubertine Heijermans