Jan van Heel /   Johannes Jacobus van Heel

Netherlands 1898 - 1990

Jan van Heel
Johannes Jacobus van Heel
Male
Netherlands
1898
May 2, 2013
Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.

Jan van Heel was a member of Pulchri Studio and in 1928 one of the founders of The Workers with, among others, Rein Drayer, Albert Termote and Piet Bulthuis. In 1936 he was co-founder of the group De Groep. In 1951 he founded the Hague Berserik, Co Westerik, Willem Hussem and Jaap Nanninga, the Hague Berserik group, Verve, and the Fugare group in 1960.

Featured image: Jan van Heel – Spaans Landschap – image courtesy of Akkolades