Born 26th of April 1980
Lives and works in Amsterdam, NL

Education

2008-2010 MA Photography, Royal College of Art, London
2004 (3 month exchange) Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh
2001-2005 BA Photography, Royal Academy of Fine Art, The Hague
1999-2000 Philosophy, University of Amsterdam
2007 Masterclass Alessandra Sanguinetti

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Screen Touch, Chinese European Art Center, CEAC, Xiamen, CN
2014 Between Us, Kahmann Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Un Peu, Beaucoup… La Vie! Le Chateau d’Eau, Toulouse, FR
2010 A Wordless Whisper, Soledad Senlle Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

Group Exhibitions

2017 Rolling Snowball 8, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Xiamen, CN (upcoming)
2017 Bellamy Kabinet, Amsterdam, NL (upcoming)
2017 Exposuretwelve, Berlin, DE
2016 Jimei x Arles: East West Encounters, International Photofestival, Xiamen, CN
2016 Gravity, De Punt, Amsterdam, NL
2016 A Process 2.0, Der Greif, Krakow Photomonth 2016, PL
2016 Haute Photography, Las Palmas, Rotterdan, NL
2016 Intimacy, Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
2015 Young in Prison, Christie’s, Amsterdam, NL
2015 Rolling Snowball 6, CEAC, Djupivogur, Iceland, IS
2015 Etonnantes Affinités, 40 years collection Chateau d’Eau, Couvent des Jacobins, Toulouse, FR
2014 Slick Attitude Artfair, Paris, FR
2014 The Folk Revisited, Volkshotel, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Photo España, Surprising Affinities, Fundacion Antonio Saura, Cuenca, ES
2014 Young in Prison, Christie’s, Amsterdam, NL
2013 Keep on dreaming, New York Photofestival, US
2013 Only You Only Me BIP, Centre Wallonie – Bruxelles, Paris, FR
2012 Film & Foam, collaboration with Kim Boske, & Foam, Amsterdam, NL
2012 Flavours, Kahmann Gallery, NL
2012 Frisse Blik, Kahmann Gallery, NL
2012 Only You Only Me, 8th Int. Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts, Musée d’Art Moderne, Liege, BE
2011 Trust, De Balie, Amsterdam, NL
2011 15th International Biennale of Young Artists, Thessaloniki, GR
2010 Talents of The Royal College of Art, Kahmann Gallery, Amsterdam,NL
2010 Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
2010 UK Young Artists, Derby,UK
2010 Signature Art Awards, Degree Art Gallery, London, UK
2010 Art Works Open, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London, UK
2010 Renaissance Photography Prize, Hospital Private Members Club, London, UK
2009 Hal Silver, Russian Club Gallery, London, UK
2008 Singapore International Photography Festival (SIPF), SG

Art Fairs

2016 Unseen Photofair, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Unseen Photofair, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Slick Attitude Artfair, Paris, FR
2013 Pan Amsterdam, NL
2013 Scope Basel, CH

Screenings

2014 Spotlight – 5 years of Foam Talent, Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, FR
2014 Voies Off Festival, Night projection Arles, FR
2014 Spotlight – 5 years of Foam Talent, Felix & Foam, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Weekend de l’Art Contemporain, Les Abbatoirs, Toulouse, FR
2011 Voies Off Festival, Night projection, Arles, FR

Publications

2016 Der Greif, Issue #9, DE
2014 Photo World, Best European Contemporary Photographers, written by Dr. T. Rosenstein, CN
2014 Collect Magazine, April issue, BE
2014 New Dawn Paper, Volume 1, X Publishers, NL
2012 Gup NEW, Dutch Photography Talent, X Publishers, NL
2012 Tableau Fine Arts Magazine, Hollandse Liefde in Luik, April issue, BE
2011 BCJEM - XV Biennale de la Méditerranée, Symbiosis?, GR
2011 Nido Magazine, Hamburg, October issue, DE
2011 The Art Economist, Artist to watch, Volume 1 / issue 3, US
2011 Dear Dave Magazine, Swimsuit issue, March issue, US
2010 Foam Magazine - Portfolio publication in Foam Talent #, NL
2010 Magenta Flash Forward Festival, Emerging Photographers, UK
2010 Picking up/ Bouncing back - texts by JL. Nancy and A. Düttman, RCA, London, UK
2006 Volkskrant Magazine, Eerste Liefdes (First Loves), February issue, NL

Grants

2017 Stipendium Established Artists, Mondriaan Fonds
2014 Artist-in Residency Grant, Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam
2013 Fixed Project Grant, Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam
2009 Flexible Project Grant, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2009 Royal College of Art bursary
2009 Young Talent Grant, Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds, Amsterdam
2008 Flexible Project Grant, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2008 Royal College of Art bursary
2007 Stipendium Emerging Artists, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam

Collections

Le Chateau d’Eau, Toulouse, FR
MK gallery, Rotterdam, NL
Several private collections

Other

2016 Artist in residence at Kaunas Gallery – second visit, Kaunas, LT
2015 Artist in Residence at Kaunas Gallery, Kaunas, LT
2015 Lodz Fotofestiwal - Shortlist, PL
2014 - 2015 Artist in Residence at CEAC, Xiamen, CN
2014 Format Festival, Nomination longlist - Derby, UK
2014 Voies Off Editions, Artistic Portfolio, Arles, FR
2014 Young in Prison, photo auction Christies, Amsterdam, NL
2013 Commissioned work for Miap Foundation, Message in a Photo, NL
2012 Nomination for Viewbook Photostory 2012: Small Stories, NL
2011 Selected for Emergentes DST – Encontros Da Imagem, Braga, PT
2010 Selected for Foam Talent # 24, Foam Magazine, NL
2010 Magenta Foundation, Honourable Mention, Flash Forward, UK
2009 Nomination National Magazine Award, London, UK
2007 Commission Fine Art Photography - Municipality of Amersfoort: Teenagers in Amersfoort, NL

Workshops/ Lectures/ Screenings

2017 Nuit des Images, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, CH (upcoming)
2016 Pechakucha artist talk, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Xiamen, CN
2015 Artist Talk at Seelevel Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
2015 Artist Talk at Kaunas College of Art, Kaunas, LT
2015 Workshop at Multimedia department, Xiamen University, Xiamen, CN
2015 Artist Talk: “Van Gogh Talk”, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, NL
2012 – 2016 Various workshops at Photo Academy Amsterdam, NL
2014 Artist talk at C-Platform, Xiamen, CN
2014 Artist talk at University Xiamen, Art College, Xiamen, CN
2014 Spotlight – 5 years of Foam Talent, Felix & Foam, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Spotlight – 5 years of Foam Talent, Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, FR
2014 Voies Off Festival, Night projection, Archbishop’s Palace courtyard, Arles, FR
2014 Weekend de l’Art Contemporain, video “Jana and Feby”, Les Abbatoirs, Toulouse, FR
2012 Workshop at Amsterdam Centre for Photography (ACF), Amsterdam, NL
2011 Artist talk at Leeds College of Art, Leeds, UK
2011 Voies Off Festival, Night projection, Archbishop’s Palace courtyard, Arles, FR
2010 Artist talk: University of Brighton, Brighton, UK