Finalist - Richeson75 International Art Competition - Animals, Birds & Wildlife with 3 paintings: Nighty Night, Focused and Stay Close
2019 Shortlisted at David Shephard Wildlife Foundation - Wildlife artist of the Year with "LA VIE EN ROSE".
2018 1st prize in the category "Realism - Animal" - American Art Award 2018 for BINKY. This is an international competition with entries from 59 countries worldwide. The jury consists of the 25 best (prize-winning) galleries in the USA.
2017 4th prize in the category "Realism - Animal" - American Art Award 2017 for STARGAZER.
2016 5th and 6th prize in the category "Realism - Animal" - American Art Award 2016 for resp. THE LADY IN RED and SUSPENSE.
2016 Special Merit Category at the annual Animals Art Exhibition in Florida (USA) for the painting TEAMMATES.
publicatIONS / media
December 2019 - Article in Algemeen Dagblad newspaper about 1st price Richeson75 / Nighty Night