Tim Ayres has been a well-known name in the Dutch art wold since his graduation from the Rijksakademie in 1991. His paintings, almost always text or abstract lines on a monchrome background have been shown in numerous exhibitions and have been acquired by museums and public collecitions alike.
With the aforementioned type of painting, Ayres' toolbox . A monochrome background, overlaid with text, leaves you two possible colors and, of course a text to work with. Still in each new exhibition, with each painting, Ayres finds new possibility and chances within these artistic restraints.