Dutch artist and fashion designer Bas Kosters

Dan and I have been travelling around Europe all summer and an unexpected delight was finding the work of Bas Kosters in Arnhem Museum of Art.  Bas is a Dutch fashion designer based in Amsterdam.  He also paints and makes soft sculptures that all add up to create Kosters’ amazing world…

 

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I especially love his soft sculptures…

 

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And Kosters’ fashion is a glorious continuation of his art…

 

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These next images bring to mind Marisol’s Family.  I love them…

 

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To finish here’s a wonderful short film ‘Permanent State of Confusion’ that we watched at Arnhem Museum showing Kosters transform himself.  Inspiration for all of us getting ready for a big night out!  Enjoy!

words: CAND JUSKUS

images: CAND JUSKUS, DAN JUSKUS and BAS KOSTERS