Pim Smit was born in Helmond (NL) 4-08-1970
Art is his life, his life is art.
The Dutch artist Pim Smit, who lives in Belgium, was discovered by Herman Brood. Herman has opened Pim's first exhibition in his own Brood Galerie 4-07-2001.
This was the last public appearance of Brood.
Herman; you have discovered me and I will never forget that. I will continue to miss my special friendship. Thanks Herman! "
Pim conceived unique projects such as Art Meets Sport and Art Meets Music, with which he acquired great fame.
He made art together with big names like
Thibaut Courtois, Simon Mignolet, Eddy Merckx, Delfine Person, Imke Courtois, Edwin van der Sar, Richard Krajicek, Kim Clijsters, Dorian van Rijsselberghe, Joost Luiten, Arnold Vanderlyde, Jean Marie Pfaff, Jan Ceulemans, Freddy de Kerpel, Tia Hellebout, Girls choir Scala, DJ Tiësto, Cesar Zuiderwijk, Ben Crabbé, Clown Bassie, Victor Reinier and many others.
His campaigns have already raised more than 230,000 euros for various charities in the Netherlands and Belgium.
No doubt Pim was inspired by Herman Brood, but Pim Smit has been working for years on his own style and oeuvre with great success. He is compared to Picasso, Corneille, Chagall and Appel.
Painting, music, poetry, drawings ... Pim is a master who tames and manipulates many arts.
His spacious studio is located in Wommersom, near Brussels. There he found space and freedom for his musical and artistic outbursts.
As a singer, writer and producer of music, Pim worked with De Vengaboys, DJ Laidback Luke, Koen Buyse (Zornik), Martijn Sinke (MZR Productions), Patrick Hamilton (The Globe Studios), Ruud van Rijen (Twenty4Seven producer), Jan Vervloet (Producer Fiocco, Scoop) and many others. Pim was in the final of The Grand Prix of the Netherlands, signed a record deal with EMI music, released his own albums "Alleszelfdoen" and "Artworks". He was, as a singer, together with DJ Laidback Luke in the Concertgebouw of Amsterdam and performed at the Heineken Music Hall.
Recently, Pim writes atmospheric music that fits perfectly with his artworks.
You can even commission a work of art including a piece of music specially composed for you. Art, Music and Poetry as one great work of art.