ABOUT THIS WORK
Illustrations for an article on their blog about Bike Messengers, an urban tribe in decline? The article tells about the rise, shine, and future of Manhattan's bike messenger culture.
Jazzy diptych based on the famous, and notorious, old jazzclub ‘Mephisto Palace’. In collaboration with Joren Joshua.
Dimensions: 17 x 10 m and 15 x 3,5 m.
Mural for Mindpark / Think Open Space, a co-working space in Helsingborg, Sweden. In collaboration with Joren Joshua, curated by Kulturhotellet.
Illustrations as part of the restyling of one of the best artisanal ice cream salons in the Netherlands (Blaricum). Online, ice cups, posters etc.
Artists’ book. ‘Pensieri Dolci’ (Sweet Thoughts) is the outcome of a 3 weeks artistic residency at Print Club Torino.
Series of illustrations for Monocle magazine, about crowdfunded media platforms, and how they please(d) their crowds.
Life is not a competition.
Illustrations for BEAM, a magazine for youngsters.
There’s more to life but striving for likes and perfection and comparing yourself to others, take some time to reflect, and help others every now and then. A fruitbasket for a friend will go a long way 🙂
Magazine cover for Uitagenda Rotterdam. Ilse’s interpretation of famous painter Peter Paul Rubens.
What’s the perfect tea pairing for your self-care practice?
Series of illustrations for the platform MindBodyGreen and Traditional Medicinals.
The article comes up with a herbal tea suggestion for your favorite type of self-care, whether that is a morning yoga session, gathering with a group of friends or your bed-time routine.