Wagenvoort was born at the 8th of november 1986 in Hengelo
in the Netherlands.
His parents gave him the birth name: Robert Martin Albert Wagenvoort. Robin comes from a very musical family,
father Rob is a classical clarinettist who did his music education at the
Conservatory in Enschede in the Netherlands
and mother Ine started her singing
career when she was only 4 years old, as a country singer. Her music company
Tyrolis released 4 international cd’s.
Robin starts performing together with his mother and his three and four
years older sisters, Nicky and Kim, by singing close harmony. At the age of
nearly 10 years old, Robin learned within no time how to play the drums, bass
and clarinet. It seems, he is a born musician but he differs from his family,
despite his great musical talent.
Robin is a
shy boy and is driven by the love for the camera and the countryside where he
frequently stays and then often comes home with beautiful pictures which he has
taken on the go. After he successfully completed his primary and junior high
school, he did the photography training for graphics - and Graphic Designer at
ROC van Twente in Enschede in the Netherlands, where he graduated in
2006. During this photography course
Robin Wagenvoort specializes in the following sections, portrait photography,
studio photography, architectural photography, machine photography, image
editing and graphic design with Indesign program.
photographer Jaap Baart from Hengelo in the Netherlands,
discovers the young photographer and finds out what a great natural talent
Robin is. Jaap Baart who earns a great respect and reputation within the Netherlands as
a professional photographer. Jaap Baart decided to give Robin private lessons
and teaches him the most advanced
techniques in image editing, straight from America. For instance
the "Henna Dream Skin Technology" This creates a mysterious
kind of science fiction style, which is highly appropriate and particularly
appeals to the female fans in the Netherlands
but also in other European countries, Robin Wagenvoort will not go unnoticed
regarding his artistic photographic designs.
Wagenvoort as an autodidact, who has been well proven by his own original
three-dimensional style editing, in which he overflew beautiful colored
patterns designs in a playful way and recorded on film. The results are
amazing. Robin became also intensely interested in other styles which he
adopted as his own, including the
so-called "Rust Face", "Leopard Face" and
"Avatar". He is currently
working with a very special design who will distinguish him from all other
image editors, the so-called "Leaf Face", where the young artist have
been inspired by the movie "Batman and Robin". In this film the actress Uma Thurman's
plays the role of Poison Ivy, who
mutated to a deadly plant by a failed lab experiment. Poison Ivy is an
attractive but very poor woman who tries to seduce Batman by administering a
Wagenvoort let his imagination run wild by a homemade photo of a maple-leaf
tree which he put on the face of a female model in where the veins exactly
symmetrical run to the left and the right cheek. He managed to replace the
contours of the face by the natural extensions of maple leaf, this gives on
a especially dark background in a very
magical and mystical effect.
Wagenvoort, a new upcoming talent in the art world. A name you will not forget!