kruisteken........

dubbelkruis / two barred cross / 1996 - 2018
a spiritual symbol, a sacred cross
the 3 lines representing:
• body, mind, spirit
• earth, sun, moon
also a symbol of nature: the vertical line a tree trunk and the horizontal lines the branches

although not related this type of cross is used and known by others as the
cross of lorraine, croix de lorraine, kruis van lotharingen



roeben woodcut 1996 sacred cross

1996, woodcut - with cross sign on forehead

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roeben mural 1997 sacred cross

roeben sacred cross 1997 mural

: : : m1997, amsterdam - mural - with sacred cross and the sun

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roeben and friend silk screening with sacred cross 1998

.. roeben and friend silk screening with sacred cross 1998

roeben and friend silk screening with sacred cross 1998

roeben and friend silk screening with sacred cross 1998

roeben and friend silk screening with sacred cross 1998

m1998, amsterdam, screen printing/performance art with a friend

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roeben tattoo sacred cross

2001, tattoo small cross sign

roeben tattoo 2005 sacred cross

2005, tattoo cross sign with star of david

roeben tattoo sacred cross 2013

2013, stick and poke tattoo cross sign

roeben tattoo sacred cross 2017

2017, stick and poke tattoo cross sign with pentagram

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2018, carved in a murdered tree. may it rest in peace