Exhibition at the Museu i Fons Artístic

Exhibition at the Museu i Fons Artístic

One of the most impressive exhibitions of works of Joop took place in the Museum of Porreres on Mallorca: Museu I Fons Artistic. The title of this exhibition was Impresiones de un Viaje Fantástico, Impressions of a Fantastic Journey. Sixty-three paintings were shown...
Stairs in Fornalutx, Mallorca

Stairs in Fornalutx, Mallorca

One of the most picturesque villages on Mallorca is undoubtedly Fornalutx. It lies at the altitude of 149 meters in the beautiful Tramuntana mountains. The stone houses have red roof tiles and green painted window frames. At 28 houses, paintings can be seen on the...
The Old Forge gallery

The Old Forge gallery

Next to our house in Ardea Tuosist in Ireland Joop started a small gallery: the Old Forge. In former days a farrier lived there and covered the horses hooves with new horseshoes. Even the heavy door is in a shape of a horseshoe and the iron rings left and right of...
Almond blossom of  Mallorca

Almond blossom of Mallorca

A beautiful natural phenomenon on Mallorca is the almond blossom. From January until March the almond trees are in bloom and from above Mallorca looks like one big white pink island. Therefore the almond blossom is also called “the snow of Mallorca”. And of course as...