Barbara Houwers started a project on traditional fabrication of paint. During the collection of the pigments that determine the colour of paint, she discovered that some pigments have a long and special history. Her first project was “Duiker blue” exhibited at Art Zonnestraal 2015. The second project will be about organic “Bleu de pastel. In addition she made a small collection of works: ON SHOW: febr-june 2016 in Musee de Pastel Toulouse.