Dancing Girls

  • Painting of five dancing girls, they might be Tree Nymphs protecting the trees, visible in the back of the painting. After being trapped by the forest wildfires of Pedrogao Grande in Portugal 2016, trees is a new subject in the paintings by Hester van Dapperen It is painted on a transparent surface, a double layered transparent surface, stretched on a frame of certified hardwood.The paint is acrylic, used colours are black white and grey mixed with pigments and medium.
  • 117 x 69 cm
  • Available


  • Medium: Oil on linen.
  • 90 x 110 cm
  • Available. Painting of a woman seen from the back, walking in the landscape of Groningen, in the background the gaswinnig near Loppersum, The Netherlands. The towns and villages in the north of Groningen near the Dutch gas extraction, suffer from an increasing number of earthquakes. The houses and buildings are cracking and falling apart. This painting is made in 2013

In Motion

  • Acrylic on double layered transparent surface
  • 180 x 105 cm
  • available

Code Red

  • Acrylic paint, pigments and embroidery on linen
  • 30 x 40 cm
  • Available


Study for ‘Und Dich’

  • Mixed media painting with pigments and embroidery. This painting ‘Und Dich’ is telling a contemporary fairytale about global warming. Ballet girls are dancing in the polluted air of the factory’s behind them.
  • 35 x 50 cm
  • Avialable