Mural for KLM Airlines’ 75 anniversary of their Amsterdam – Lisbon connection. Painted in downtown Lisbon with Portuguese artist AkaCorleone.
Experimental collaboration for 36 Days Of Type. Important was to explore and experiment and have some fun.
Asked by Tchai to make a work about his Qi (Spirit), Johan made some sort of fruitmachine inspired mechanism where all components are constantly in motion and create a synergy.
Double page spread of a Children’s book in progress, about how animals go to bed. (The octopus illustration has won a Runner-up award at Creative Quarterly No.55).
Vintage poster series for a fictitious oddity show with very extraordinary artists. („The Duckordion“ has won a Honorable Mention at 3×3 ProShow No.13 and was published in Lürzer’s Archive „200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 2018/19“).
Love can be complicated. Love and hate are both strong feelings, so they sometimes go along with each other. Illubelle pictured this ambivalence by twisting the meaning of the symbol for love by forming it out of letters that tell the opposite.
Together with London based agency Bread Collective, Aart-Jan did the branding for Welsh festival GreenMan 2017.