“Ecce Homo” joint project by photographer Yves de Brabander and conceptual artist DAve SChweitzer.

The exhibition is a series of over-the-top, life size, glossy photograps depicting early Christian saints and ancient Greek mythological characters, like Saint Sebastian, Hyacinthus dying in Apollo’s arms, or the Virgin Mary holding a dead Christ. What is new, is the setting and presentation of the characters. David trumping Goliath in a game of baseball, […]

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Blood on the wall

He found seropositive donors, put their blood in syringes and painted their life’s story on canvas. After the exhibition “POSITIVE”, DAve SChweitzer obtained international notoriety. “Blasphemy”, some newspapers titled, but the artist achived his goal. “An artist should ask questions. The public has to find the answers,” says SChweitzer. “I make abstract art, which sometimes […]

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News report about “Two Peoples, Two States, One Future” on ATV.

In 1994, I travelled to the Middle East with my renowned university professor and philosopher Ludo Abicht. On the mountain Abu Gnaim I took a picture of a sign that read: “Two Peoples, Two States, One Future”. The flags of Israel and Palestine were shown together in a peaceful harmony, joined by the sign of […]

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