Marcus Akerman

Art Studio

De Gooi- en Eemlander: Top 10 best activities in the region – Check out number 3

The newspaper “De Gooi- en Eemlander” put together a list of the 10 best activities in the region of the Gooi, Vecht and Eemland for you. Check out number 3! (in Dutch)  Or read it here in English: EXHIBITION Marcus Akerman is a British artist, living in Bussum. He creates conceptual art in acrylic paint, watercolour […]

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Introducing the new 2019 Marcus Akerman Catalogue

The 2019 Marcus Akerman Catalogue is now available. Just click on the image below to open.

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Invitation Expo Opening Marcus Akerman Dekker

You’re invited! 1 December exhibition opening at Dekker’s in Bussum

Please be invited to my exhibition opening at Dekker Kunsthandel on Saturday 1 December from 16:30 – 20:00 hrs. With my latest work on display, I’m looking forward to a great evening at Kapelstraat 30 in Bussum. Hope to meet you there! With winter kicking in soon, December will be a great time to find […]

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High praise indeed from Ernst Schmidt

Ernst Schmidt, Board member of Foundation Artes Bussum and Bussum Cultureel, visited the Art Fair on Sunday 16 September. He shared high praise indeed, check out the video. #thankyouErnst!

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Bussum Nieuws interview Marcus Akerman Open Atelier Routre

In today’s newspaper

While I’m busy preparing for the Open Atelier Route at the end of May, a journalist from Bussum Nieuws was interested in interviewing Gertie Knepper and me. Gertie organises everything for the weekend, she’s doing an awesome job! Sorry to the English readers, the article is all in Dutch! But do come by on 26 […]

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A brand new website!

Welcome at my brand new website!

With a new look & feel I hope you'll enjoy navigating the site and that you'll easily find what you’re looking for. Please feel free to contact me with any questions. 

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Open Atelier Route 2018 Bussum: Saturday 26 May & Sunday 27 May

Save the date in your calendar for the Open Atelier Route 2018 in Bussum on Saturday 26 May and Sunday 27 May. And visit the Marcus Akerman Art Studio on Sint Janslaan 56 in Bussum – NUMBER 13 on the Route Map. Over 40 artists will open up their studios for the public that weekend […]

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Splash of colour at Gallery Dekker

Looking for something new for your wall? Then visit Dekker Kunsthandel in Bussum. They're exhibiting some of my latest work during November and December and you'll find a variety of choices.

Dekkers is located in De Kapelstraat. This is arguably the villages most arty and charming street. It's filled with galleries, eateries, gift shops and of course my favourite art supply shop Van Beek.

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7 reasons why exhibiting at Art Fair Bussum Cultureel was great

That sunny Sunday in September was a beautiful day for an Art Fair. Here are 7 reasons why.

1. Great chats
I had some really nice conversations with people. Just chatting about art. People asked a variety of questions. It's always nice to meet face-to-face and get feedback on all things creative.

2. Live music
A great atmosphere including live music on the podium which had many people laughing, eating, drinking and dancing on the square.

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Proud to become a member of Artes Bussum, an art association in the Gooi

It is not often anymore that I receive letters via snail mail. But not long ago I received one in my post box from Artes Bussum, a well renowned art association in the Gooi area. And it contained some cool news.

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