Waterline: Henri van Noordenburg

Henri van Noordenburg, Boerderij “De Drie Morgen”, 2014, edition 1/1 hand carved photograph on hahnemuhle.

Combining both historical archival photographic images from 1940 and a detailed process of etching into the print,
Australian based, Dutch artist Henri van Noordenburg explores an extraordinary event in both Holland’s  and his own family’s history; the destruction of some 8000 Dutch farms in the creation of the Grebbe Line during WWII.