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Raised within an abusive and violent family, Karl spent most of his youth in homes and boarding schools. In his teenage years he ended up in the Amsterdam nightlife where he led a life amidst prostitutes, weapons, violent robberies and fraud. For all of these he was convicted at one time or the other until, as an adult, he turned his life completely around. This background reflects in his contemporary work.

"Knocking on heaven's door" printed and framed

"Knocking on heaven's door" printed and framed

knocking on heaven's door

knocking on heaven's door

theater of transiency

theater of transiency

brothers

brothers

danger money

danger money

dreaming of pavlova

dreaming of pavlova

seven sins

seven sins

man of the world

man of the world

the crossroad

the crossroad

contemplation

contemplation

assassin

assassin

heartache

heartache

time

time

ginger

ginger

the artist

the artist

alchemist in study

alchemist in study

after the rain

after the rain

storm fields

storm fields

guitar man

guitar man

private dancing

private dancing