... Stills, his series of pictures taken in the US will be on show at the KVS from next week. The images were taken recently but they evoke the common features of America´s past: a lonely gas station next to a deserted country road, an isolated silhouette by a motel pool, empty chairs in a Brooklyn café ...
There´s solitude and introspection in De Bruyne´s work which has been likened to Edward Hopper´s paintings.
With their saturated colours and blurred contours, these wide cinematographic compositions recall old kodachrome film stills and successfully capture the vastness and starkness of the United States.
Delphine Cool, The Bulletin, 26 October 2006.