Curriculum Vitae

Education:

1995-1998 Royal Academy of Art, The Hague | KABK, The Netherlands
1990-1995 Aeronautical Engineering, Haarlem Polytechnic School of Engineering and Technology

Prizes and Nominations:

2016 Third Prize, Foreign News stories, Zilveren Camera
2009 First Prize Arts and Entertainment, World Press Photo
2009 Nomination Visa d’Or International Daily Press Award
2008 Finalist Hasselblad Masters
2002 Third Prize Sport series, Zilveren Camera

Selected Solo exhibition:

2016 World War Two Today, Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam
2015 Gé, Munttheater Weert
2015 World War Two Today, NIOD Amsterdam
2013 War, Volgograd State Agricultural University, Volgograd Russia
2013 Leg, ABNAMRO Dialogues House Amsterdam
2011 Auschwitz Tourism, Humanity House Den Haag
2010 Re-Enactment, Airbase Soesterberg
2009 Show Some Leg, De Engelbewaarder Amsterdam
2009 SHACHTARI, Pakhuis de Zwijger Amsterdam
2009 DICHTER BIJ HANDSCHRIFT, Nominated Poets VSB Poëzieprijs 2009
2008 Coalface galerie Genk, Belgïe. ‘Shaktar’ Coalminers in the Donbass
2008 DICHTER BIJ HANDSCHRIFT, Nominated Poets VSB Poëzieprijs 2008

Selected Group exhibition:

2017 Kies de fotograaf – Politici in beeld, Fotogalerie De Gang Haarlem
2016 Marres Tourist Office, Marres, Huis voor Hedendaagse Cultuur – Maastricht
2016 Limburgse Zilveren Camera winnaars, Limburgs Museum Venlo
2016 Zilveren Camera, Museum Hilversum
2015 Oét d’r sjtub Schunck* Heerlen
2013 Grensloos Kunst Verkennen IJhorst & De Wijk
2012 ‘A Day In The World’ – ADAY.org The largest global photography exhibition
2011 Declining Democracy, CCC Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence Italy
2011 ‘Mineurs d’ici et d’ailleurs’, Le Centre Historique Minier Lewarde France
2011 Slide viewing at Krakow Photomonth Festival Poland
2011 Slide viewing at Bursa Photofest Turkey
2011 Pièce de Résistance, Mediamatic Amsterdam
2011 Viewing at Slideluck Potshow Amsterdam
2011 25 jarigen project Hollandse Hoogte, de Kleine Klup Leiden
2009 World Press Photo 2008 worldwide
2009 Visa Pour L’mage International Daily Press Award
2007 De Mamma’s en de Pappa’s at ACF Amsterdams Centrum voor Fotografie
2003 50 Ontmoetingen – stichting Open Mind
2002 Meisjes ‘de 6’ Engelbewaarder
1997 Celluloid Blues Exposition at Dutch Film Festival Utrecht

Reviews and Interview:

2016 NRC Handelsblad
2016 de Volkskrant
2016 het Parool
2016 Zuiderlucht
2016 Politiken, Denmark
2016 Vrij Nederland
2015 Pf Magazine
2011 Het Parool (19-12-2011)
2010 De Fotograaf
2010 Dutch Heights#1 Dutch Culture and stage awards
2009 P/f Magazine
2009 Het Parool (24-02-2009)
2007 Focus Magazine

Grants:

vfonds
Mondriaan Fund
The Art of Impact
Fonds Anna Cornelis
Fonds Bijzondere Journalistieke Projecten
Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst
Democracy & Media Foundation
Stichting Sem Presser Archief
Gemeente Heerlen

Broadcasts:

2016 L1 Cultuurcafé, L1 Radio
2016 Opium op 4
2012 AVRO R.E.L. Feature about Reenactment photography
2011 OBA Live, IKON Radio
2011 De Avonden, VPRO Radio
2011 Ochtendspits, WNL Television
2010 BNR Nieuwsradio Business Radio
2009 L1 Cultuurcafé, L1 Radio
2009 Zomergasten Balkon van Limburg, L1 Radio

Various:

2016 Fotokroniek – Pakhuis de Zwijger Amsterdam
2016 SPUI25 Amsterdam
2011 Presentation Gouden Grijns at Donkere Kamer Amsterdam
2011 Jury member of TNT Post / World Press Photo
2011 co-founder de Gouden Grijns, First Dutch Humoristic photography award
2010 Lecture at Humanity House Museum The Hague
2010 Studium Generale Lecture at Eindhoven University
2009 Lecture at Centre Ceramique Maastricht
2009 Lecture at Dialog House ABNAMRO Amsterdam
2009 Lecture at Hollandse Hoogte Amsterdam
2009 Several debats on photography
2009 Jury member of TNT Post / World Press Photo
2009 Lecture for World Press Photo at St Janskerk Utrecht