Hans van Bentem

Place of birth

Den Haag

Year of birth


Artworks BKDH

Room, 1999

Silence and concentration: that's usually what you first notice when you step into a library study room. No wonder of course, because [...]

FruitFaceFountain, 2012

There is a special fountain in the pond on Zevenwoudenlaan between Westergo and Oostergosingel. This fountain not only spouts cheerfully, it looks [...]

Vaas, 1996

Hans van Bentem connects popular visual culture to traditional cultural heritage. He deliberately captures the fast language of youth culture in slow-moving, traditional materials such as the [...]

Strijd tussen goed en kwaad op kosmisch niveau, 2006

The artwork for the Shri Vishnu school had to clearly express the Hindu philosophical identity of this special primary school. A commission of this nature is [...]

Space Duck Racer, 2011

"This one's for us!" This was called out by an ADO supporter shortly after Space Duck Racer was placed in front of the Bijenkorf in The Hague on 13 January 2011. Undoubtedly saw [...]