Thijmen van Kooij. Painter of the night.

Thijmen van Kooij (1969, Netherlands) is a Dutch painter, is fascinated by the night and those places illuminated by mankind.

Thijmen van Kooij has been educated at the Amsterdam Instituut voor de Schilderkunst, where he also met Siert Dallinga, who gave him lessons back then. Meanwhile they have been working together for many years in a ‘masters–apprentice’ connection, which resulted in a joined exhibition in Galerie Hoogenbosch. Thijmen van Kooij is a member of the artist society De Ploegh.