Carla Raadsveld

carla raadsveld

Location: Ireland

Born Rotterdam-Holland

education Rotterdam Willem de Kooning Academy of Fine Art
5 year study

1970 scholarship Rotterdam Art Foundation for Italy

1972 international scholarship for a 2 year stay in South Africa

1973 - 1987 international exhibitions

1987 the start of a print-publishing company

Over the years exhibiting at international Art&Trade fairs e.g
Buchmesse Frankfurt, Ambiente Frankfurt, Art Expo New York,
Galleria London, Lineart Belgium, Art Buyers Caravan
Long beach, Dallas, Atlanta, Cork Art Fair etc.

Wholesaling to galleries and art- libraries

2001 moving to Ireland and concentrating on painting original canvases only

Today I live in beautiful rural West Cork- Ireland, second mountain on the right.


Black & White originals on canvas

I prep my canvases with a black skin and work from the dark back ground to the lighter parts of the painting.

only 2, or some times 3, colours used