History of Klifhanger
Klifhanger (Cliff hanger) has been in existence for 10 years, in which the art route has been organized 8 times. Ever started as a Chambre d'Amis in one weekend, grown to an art route with 35 works of art in a distance of 5 kilometers around and in the village of Den Hoorrn.
Start in 2007. Biennial up to 2013. annually up to 2017. From 2018 biennial with a theme.
Every year there are some surprises. A little grip from Klifhanger's history.
Zwerfstien - Lenie van 't Noordende
Either the Stone, Klifhanger 2011. This symbolizes the formation of Den Hoorn and depicts the origins of the southern tip of Texel. Persistent artwork; purchased by St. Hoorn Municipal Council.
Groeten uit Den Hoorn - Joke Witte
Greetings from Den Hoorn, Klifhanger 2014. Village in motion, animated with names of residents from the phone book. Youtube Joke White animations
Vuurrood - Patrick Tanghe
Stamgasten - Herman van de Brake
Stam guests, Klifhanger 2011. Colorful regulars replace the chopped elm trees along the path. www.wera-art.eu
Wand - Alinda Ottens
Wall, Klifhanger 2015. The distribution of the polders around the village as a steel garment that reflects in the wind. www.beeld-bouwer.nl
Kerkgangers - Marjan Hoogerheijde
Church walkers. Marjan Hoogerheijde i.s.m. Henk Noorlander, Klifhanger 2014. Ode to the many feet that have entered the old baptized Vermaning.
Zonder titel - Marian Smit
Untitled, Klifhanger 2007. In an old house, colorful beads symbolize the days: sometimes sad, more often sunny and happy. www.mariansmit.nl
Waterloop - Marijke van Dooren & Josien Haarsma
Watercourse (collective Beeldwerk 96), Klifhanger 2009. A (knitted) watercourse of togetherness through the village, sometimes underground, visible again.
Zeven Paden Labyrinth - Kerstin Edelmann
Seven Paths Labyrinth, Edelmann i.s.m. residents Novalishoeve, Klifhanger 2014. A meditative road still to be seen and experienced on the grounds of care farm Novalishoeve, Hoornderweg 46. www.eilandgalerij.nl
Ladder naar de diepte - Ineke Kuiper
Ladder to the depths, Klifhanger 2007. During the renovation of a stall farm, an old cellar is discovered in the kitchen kitchen.
Paradise of Surrender - Annabelle Schatteman Klifhanger 2014. Women's busts of unbaked clay exposed to the forces of the North Seawww.annabelleschatteman.nl
Blauwboekhuis - Willem Broens
Blue Book House, Klifhanger 2011. An airy house with texts from villagers as ode to the open character of the village. www.willembroens.nl
De Grasmannen – Vera Godijn & Helen Vlietstra
The Grassmen, Klifhanger 2009. "Grass are you, and you will return to Grass" www.veragodijn.nl
Zonnegletsjer – Peter Holman
Sunslipper, Klifhanger 2013. A glacier of sunlight slides down from the 'Klif'. www.peterholman.nl
Vrije Vogels – Jan Drijverschool
Free Birds, Klifanger 2015. The school is closing. Colorful birds fly out. A touching "farewell" to which all the students participated.
Ericka Voortman – Groos
Groos, Klifhanger 2015. An ode to the female pioneers on the occasion of 600 years City of Texel. erickavoortman.nl
Spiegeling - Antoinette Leroy
Mirror, Klifhanger 2011. The woman as a bearer of life. Two mirrored female figures between two mirrored houses. (As "Lucy in the Sky" 1 figure can still be seen on Diek 30) www.leroysculptures.nl
De Wadden - Pieter de Vries
The Wadden, Klifhanger 2009. A series of aerial photographs of strange structures on the Wad. At first a prime. www.pieterdevriesfotografie.nl
Duivelse Verleiders – Marjolein van der Stoep
Devil Distributors, Klifhanger 2011. As contemporary 'water spouts' (grotesque figures at Gothic cathedrals) they decorate the façade of the local supermarket. www.marjoleinvanderstoep.nl
En de Heere roept u bij naam – Jaap Kooger
Het tent-aardig bewind – Annelies van Nieuwmegen
The tent-kind government, Klifhanger 2011. Ludieke charges against the disappearance of campsites at the adjacent campsite. www.vannieuwmegen.eu