Tim Walker, Cierra Skye in thistle bubble, pearl in mouth, 2015, The Nicola Erni Collection, Zwitserland

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Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights

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Museum world première: the Noordbrabants Museum displays work by Tim Walker, inspired by Hieronymus Bosch's The Garden of Earthly Delights

This autumn will see the Noordbrabants Museum exhibit The Garden of Earthly Delights, a striking series of images from internationally renowned photographer, Tim Walker (Guilford, 1970). The impressive photographs, inspired by the mysterious visual language of Hieronymus Bosch, were commissioned by the Nicola Erni Collection. The Noordbrabants Museum in Den Bosch, the Netherlands, is the first and currently the only museum to be showing the complete collection of 26 larger-than-life images. The exhibition will run between 4th November 2017 and 25th February 2018, and is designed by Shona Heath. A publication will be issued on the occasion of the exhibition.

Bio Tim Walker

Tim Walker’s photographs have entranced the readers of Vogue, month by month, for over a decade. Extravagant staging and romantic motifs characterise his unmistakable style. After concentrating on photographic stills for 15 years, Walker is now also making moving film.

Images

Images may be used only by accredited media in coverage of the Noordbrabants Museum and its exhibitions. The caption and credit must always be stated. Commercial use prohibited.

Please send a copy of the publication to: press@hnbm.nl or Het Noordbrabants Museum, attn. Marketing & Communications, PO Box 1004, 5200 BA ’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands.

Overview images

Tim Walker, self portrait, 2015

Tim Walker, Cierra Skye in thistle bubble, pearl in mouth, 2015, 346 x 278 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Melanie Gaydos, finger on pearl at green velvet table, 2015, 210 x 170 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Maarten Convens in pink castle bubble fantasy, 2015, 350 x 280 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Sam Collet, veiled with lily, 2015, 294 x 232 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Cierra Skye on Bosch hillock in Valentino cape, 2015, 350 x 280 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Guinevere van Seenus, Maarten Convens, Anna Cleveland in mussel shells, 2015, 210 x 170 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Cierra Skye, Anna Cleveland, Guinevere van Seenus, owl & die, 2015, 210 x 170 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Anna Cleveland, Cierra Skye, Grace Bol in Valentino capes, 2015, 294 x 234 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Tim Walker, Jelle Haen, Anne Lise Maulin, Anna Cleveland, Yana Dobroliubova, Grace Bol, Melanie Gaydos, Connor Newall, Guinevere van Seenus, Maarten Convens, Sam Collet, group Bosch portrait, 2015, 280 x 220 cm, pigment druk op gesso ge-coat linnen, The Nicola Erni Collection

Exhibition photo's

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs

Tim Walker: The Garden of Earthly Delights in the Noordbrabants Museum

Photo Joep Jacobs