Serge Onnen

Void Boy


etching on Hahnemuhle paper
15 1/4 in. x 14 1/4 in.
Edition: 6

Onnen has often drawn from early animation techniques. This print is a phenakistiscope animation, an animation device popular in the 19th century. A sequence of discrete images on the outside of a disc become animated when the disc is spun. Produced at the Frans Masereel Centrum. Signed, numbered and dated in pencil. With Frans Masereel Centrum blind stamp.

Void Boy

Serge Onnen is a Dutch artist whose work has been shown in Europe, South America and North America. Residencies: Rijksakademie, Amsterdam; Glassell Program Houston, TX; ISCP program NYC; Cite International des Arts Paris. He is the trumpet player for the improvisational band Oorbeek.