Daan Remmerts de Vries
Daan Remmerts de Vries (b. 1962) is one of the Netherlands’ unusually versatile writer/illustrators. His keyword is originality, and he has worked within all kinds of genres, using both words and pictures to create books for young and old. Typical features of his work are his sensitive child characters, his vibrant narrative voice and his fanciful collages. He has won Gouden and Zilveren Griffels (Godje; De Noordenwindheks) and Vlag en Wimpel awards from the Griffel and Penseel panels.