ShortHerman Tulp (Zwolle, 1955) is the son of stationery dealer H.Tulp
and is named after his father Herman ('Her').
He received his training at the Minerva Academy in Groningen (1975-1980).
His teachers there included Diederik Kraaijpoel †, Wout Muller † and Matthijs Röling.
In the 80s and 90s he worked as a freelance painter in addition to his work
as an illustrator of books, magazines and advertisements.
A self-portrait of Herman with headphones can be seen in the Drents Museum. In addition
his work is included in the collection
from Museum Møhlmann and many private collections.
In 2009 the book 'Hermansblauw, thirty-eight years of painting' was published with texts by Henk Meutgeert,
Ronald Ohlsen, Rein Pol and director of the Drents Museum Harry Tupan
Double click for available works at Galerie Wildevuur, Hooghalen, Netherlands