Artist Greetje Faber
Greetje Faber was born in 1951 in Harderwijk, the Netherlands.
She was trained at the Academy of Design Artibus in Utrecht. Today,
along with her husband she runs a gallery and art restoration studio called
'De Korne & Faber'.
She paints on panels or linen and add details in gold leaf, silver leaf or
A magical painterly world is created from the source of her inspiration,
ancient cultures, particularly ancient Egypt. In her paintings the feeling of
ancient Egypt becomes visible and tangible to the extent that when
looking at her paintings we feel closely linked to that magical past and
this helps us as we search for spiritualism and serenity in today’s world.
Her compositions also remind us, particularly in the vertical pictures and
through the use of arabesques and floral line drawing, of the Art Nouveau
Greetje’s work has been exhibited at several galleries and museums both
in Holland and other countries in Europe and beyond. Today she lives and
works in Tilburg.