Robin Akkerman (1952) lives en works in Leiden, the Netherlands. Robin started his career as a psychologist and teacher at the University of Leiden. After a dramatic austerity round (1999) he dedicated himself fulltime to the arts. For over 20 years now he is visiting Curacao, where he loves to paint attractive subjects like the Handelskade and the famous landhouses. His style is fauvist and expressive with bright colours. Some of his paintings you can find at Gallery Alma Blou in landhuis Habaai, Willemstad.