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Vips too : very important paintings

Karl Meersman (author)

Vips too : very important paintings

VIPS TOO is de mooie opvolger van het eerste boek ‘Very Important Paintings’ Met de actualiteit als inspiratiebron tekent Karl de Groten der aarde en herleidt de VIP’s tot mensen van vlees en bloed. Karl relativeert het doen en laten in de ijdele wereld van film, muziek, entertainment en politiek. VIPS TOO verzamelt 100 schitterende prenten die door milde spot en verbeedingskracht aanzetten tot ee
Vips too : very important paintings
Karl Meersman 1961-
Multiple languages, Dutch, English, French
Roeselare: Roularta, 2010
[264] p. : ill.
9789086793587 (hardback)

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About Karl Meersman

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Karl Meersman (born 14 September 1961) is a Belgian editorial cartoonist, living in Sint-Niklaas. He is known for his weekly caricatures in the popular magazines Trends and Knack. Meersman is married to former VRT-television journalist and presenter Lies Martens.

Meersman's art has been widely lauded in the press, in the art world, and in politics. He gained international attention when his work was displayed in the Belgian consulate in New York City, in 2006–2007.


Early life

Meersman comes from an artistic family. His grandfather was a painter, and both his mother and father were professional artists. When he was a young boy his parents took him to the art school in Temse, where they worked as teachers. At age thirteen, he entered a drawing contest for children, but was disqualified because the jury did not believe his entry was d…Read more on Wikipedia