Loes Ham was born in Rotterdam in 1953. She received her training
in styling at the Bijenkorf.
For a number of years she was self-employed
in Germany and worked for some large fashion houses, combined with working in
the Netherlands as styling instructor. In 1990
she started a decor company. She created enormous pictures and paintings devised and inspired by art and
In time painting events were held with groups
from the corporate world as part of a congress, workshop or team building.
In addition to these activities Loes occupied herself with
painting. Her technique developed and she became known for her abstract work. From then onwards contours, lines, structure and colour took centre stage.
Using pieces of paper, pigments and
medium Loes's style comprised of a composition of several layers on canvas. Her work posesses a mysterious depth due to the play of fore and background
Loes paints with her heart and soul and enjoys transimitting this to
Her work is on permanent display at Gallery
Aelbrechts in Delfshaven, Rotterdam.
(Dutch text / Nederlands tekst)