Finn

Finn by René Tweehuysen

Finn
by René Tweehuysen
© René Tweehuysen

René Tweehuysen studied at the University of the Arts, Utrecht and after graduating continued his research into the work of the Dutch Old Masters. His work has been seen in group and solo exhibitions in Europe, including the annual exhibitions of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters. His commissioned portraits are held in public collections in the Netherlands and the United States.

The portrait is of the artist’s son, Finn. Tweehuysen says: ‘As parents, we must learn to gradually let go of our teenagers. In this portrait of my 17-year-old son, I wanted time to stand still while I wonder “what’s going on in that adolescent brain?”’

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