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Artist Name

René Wissink

Hometown: Houten

Based in: Houten

René Wissink is a professional Dutch artist. He is a passionate art lover and creator of large colorful and visually compelling paintings.

His work is inspired by the beauty of dutch towns and facades, the power of color and light, and the splendor of nature. It can be described as a mixture of abstract and figurative painting, realistic elements and unexpected objects. Using vibrant colors, strong lines, shades and cubist elements, he aims to recreate the beauty of the scene, engage and draw his audience into the painting, create a feeling of happiness or challenge their perceptions.

René Wissink was born and raised in the Netherlands, and now lives and works in Houten, a small city in the middle of the Netherlands.


René Wissink In The Studio

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More About René Wissink

Question IconWhat inspires you?

Art, nature, architecture and culture

Question IconDescribe your creative process.

Start off with a beautiful scene, add light and let the creativity flow into the unexpected

Question IconWhat are 3 words that best describe your work?

Abstract and figurative painting, realistic elements and unexpected objects

Question IconWho are some artists that have influenced your work?

Mondriaan, Van Gogh, Bart van der Leck, Chagall, Monet, Walasse Ting

Question IconWhere do you go for inspiration?

Visit the picturesque, ancient and most beautiful cities in the Netherlands



Honorable Mention Jakunst 2022



Nationale Kunstdagen 2022

Netherlands, 2022