Twelve pages in the spring 2012 edition of the leading American vintage car magazine Automobile Quarterly. Read article (PDF) (8MB)
Stars & Stripes All Stars for Converse
In the spring of 2011 Kraaijeveld created a special Stars & Stripes pair of Chucks for Converse. The piece was presented in Paris. see clip (video)
Oud Hout / Diederick in weblogs all over....
Kraaijevelds work has been featured on many many weblogs on art and design. Just a few examples: the wonderful wonderful art and design blog Thisiscolossal, The Citrus Report with a focus on contemporary art, Beautiful Decay a blog with a focus on experimental, grotesque and groundbreaking art, and leading urban art weblog/magazine Juxtapoz...
A very nice article - summer 2011 - in the Paris based art/fashion/design magazine Soon.....in French, English and Japanese! Read article (PDF) (8MB)
"It is an amazing experience: at first you do not comprehend what you see, literally...a Red Hot sportscar, a pair of well worn All Stars or a cool botlle of cola. They ´are´ but at the same time they are something else...Looked upon closely these photorealistic images prove to be constructed out of pieces of salvaged wood in differerent colors and different heights. Beaten, weathered wood, full of dents, scratches and holes, in beautiful vintage colors...." These are words from the November 2008 issue of leading Dutch Fine Arts magazine Tableau. Read article... (8MB)
Oudhout is featured in the March/April 2008 issue of the prestigious American vintage car magazine Auto Aficionado. 20 pictures and some nice words from the editor, Lawrence C. Crane: ´Monterey week. Making a walking tour of the Carmel galleries. Stopped cold! What a fabulous idea: an old-wood mosaic of an Aston Martin DB3s....Discoveries are always exciting, but this one moved the earth - read scrap yard.´ Read article...
The Dutch weekly Panorama featured Oudhout in the fall of 2007. Most people read this magazine while waiting for the doctor, for their take-away Chinese or when they visit the barber shop, so most people in Holland did read the article. Because of its adult content we can only show the pages that featured Oudhout. The rest of the magazine is filled with scantily clad young ladies. Read article...