Daan Botlek (Rotterdam, the Netherlands) has a background in illustration, wall painting and patterndesign. Fascinated by psychology and human interaction his main subject is the human character. With humor and alienation as the main ingredients he approaches the human body as an object that he molds into different shapes. Concerning wall paintings he carefully chooses locations which will suit his work best, or creates images that will add to the designated area. This results in images with a strong narrative and metaphorical tone.