Phil Bloom

artist name
Phil Bloom (Berkel en Rodenrijs, 1945)
In the Netherlands Phil Bloom is well known for her appearance in the tv show Hoepla. During the programme on October 9th 1967 she read a part from a newspaper while naked. It led to much commotion and attracted international attention. As an artist she is not as well known to the big public. Bloom attended various art schools including the Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. In her paintings, which are often large scale, she combines nudes, skeletons, and Disney characters such as Bambi. Phil Bloom is represented by both domestic and international galleries and museums