About the artist
McLaurens is a self-taught artist, born in the Netherlands in 1950. He creates abstract art which is tactile and inspired by the work of the Dutch artist Jan van Schoonhoven. His work should also be accessible to visually impaired art lovers. He uses various materials like cardboard, wood flakes, papier-mâché, plaster. In 2016, he exhibited in the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.