05/2018: Portrait of theatre director Eva Goudsmit
04/2018: Portrait of my friend and writer Max Hermens
04/2018: Portrait of Laurence Harms
03/2018: Portrait of singer-songwriter Laura Arkana
03/2018: Portrait of artist Monique van der Mije
03/2018: Portrait of artist Philine van den Hul
02/2018: Portrait of my friend and artist Hortense Lauras
02/2018: NRC Handelsblad
Portrait of Joshua van Eijndhoven for NRC Handelsblad. Joshua traveled the world in his sailboat for the past 6 years. Click here to read the article.
02/2018: Portrait of my friend and artist Fenna de Vries
01/2018: Het Parool
Portrait of writer Anne Fleur van der Heiden for Het Parool
01/2018: Copenhagen Photo Festival takeover
From January 13th - January 16th I am taking over the Copenhagen Festival Instagram account. Follow @copenhagenfestival or click here to see the desktop page.
12/2017: Exhibition Salon d’Hiver - ZERP Gallery
My portrait of Marieke will be on show at this year’s salon in the ZERP Gallery. The exhibition will run from December 17th until January 14th and includes all the artists of the gallery.
Please feel free to join the opening this Sunday (I will not be there since I will be in Italy to work on a new project).
12/2017: Interview with Skandl
Nicholas Burman from Skandl interviewed me about my photography and inspiration.
11/2017: Portrait of the wonderful director Carlijn Fransen
11/2017: Exhibition OBA - De Hallen
My project ‘Landslide in my mind’ is on show at the public library of Amsterdam in De Hallen. The exhibition will be on show until January 15th.
11/2017: Portrait of goldsmith Britt Bibh Rosdorff
10/2017: Portrait of photographer Antoine de Lassacquère
10/2017: Portrait of composer and musician Raphael Vanoli
09/2017: Portrait of my friend and writer Marieke Polderdijk
09/2017: Britta van Beers for De Correspondent
For De Correspondent I photographed professor Britta van Beers. She is the head of the VU Law Faculty in Amsterdam and is one of the leading voices in the discussion about the scientific use of embryos. On the website of De Correspondent you’ll find the conversation between her and journalist Tamar Stelling.
09/2017: Portrait of Niek
08/2017: De Volkskrant - Ella van Poucke
My portrait (lower left) of talented cellist Ella van Poucke is featured in today’s Volkskrant. The nominees of the Grachtenfestivalprijs are presented in this article.
07/2017: Feature On Art and Aesthetics
On Art and Aesthetics featured my project ‘The God Machine’ accompanied by an interesting text about the project written by founder Tulika Bahadur.
07/2017: Featured in Der Greif #10
My work ‘Landslide in my mind’ is featured in the anniversary-issue of Der Greif. To order your copy of the magazine please visit their website.
07/2017: Made in Europe - VPRO Gids
The VPRO Gids decided to make a special publication for the Made in Europe interview series. I had the pleasure of meeting and photographing very interesting and inspiring people such as Jan Cremer, Ruben L. Oppenheimer and Johan Simons. Very happy with this beautiful publication!
06/2017: Shortlist Royal Photographic Society
My portrait of Veerle has been shortlisted for the Royal Photographic Society International Photography Exhibition. If selected, the work will be on show in a group exhibition throughout the UK, opening at PHOTOBLOCK, London.
06/2017: Exhibition ZERP Gallery
From June 11th until July 9th the group exhibition ‘Out of focus’ will be on show at the ZERP Gallery, Rotterdam. My project ‘Landslide in my mind’ will also be part of this exhibition.
06/2017: Marnix Kluiters for Hogeschool Rotterdam
For the Hogeschool Rotterdam I photographed student Marnix Kluiters. Three years ago, he became functionally blind because of the eye disease 'Leber'. He managed to adapt to this situation by using multiple technologies. He watches every match of his favourite football club Feyenoord in the stadium while listening to the radio broadcast, this way he can follow the game. He goes skiing with a coach behind him, communicating to him what to do. He also succeeded in climbing the Breithorn in the Alps this way.
05/2017: Benjo Maso for De Arbeiderpers
I’ve photographed writer and sociologist Benjo Maso for publisher De Arbeiderspers for his book ‘The Sweat of the Gods’ about the sociology of professional cycle racing.
05/2017: Imago Mundi by the Benetton Foundation
I've worked on a special piece for the Imago Mundi Collection by the Benetton Foundation. From now on, this collection is permanently on show at the Benetton Foundation in Treviso, Italy.
05/2017: Exhibition De Balie
From May 2nd until June 1st my work ‘Landslide in my mind' is on show at De Balie in Amsterdam.
04/2017: Campaign Nationaal Jeugd Orkest
For the campaign of the Nationaal Jeugd Orkest I photographed the talented Dutch cellist Ella van Poucke.
04/2017: Exhibition Zerp Gallery
This June I will take part in a group exhibition in the Zerp Gallery where I will show my project ‘Landslide in my mind’
Opening on June 11, Zerp Gallery, Rotterdam
04/2017: Portrait of artist Eleonora Remmen
04/2017: Portrait of designer Hilde Speet
04/2017: Johan Simons for VPRO Gids
For the eighth and last part of the Dutch culture icon series for the VPRO Gids I photographed theatre director Johan Simons. I met the critically acclaimed director in his home close to the river, where he spends his weekends with his family. During the week he works in Germany as artistic director of the Ruhrtriennale.
03/2017: Eric de Vroedt for VPRO Gids
For the 7th part of the VPRO Gids series I photographed the new artistic director of the National Theatre Eric de Vroedt.
03/2017: Interview with Ralf S. Leerskov from Journal
Coming from a mutual appreciation for each others work, Ralf S. Leerskov and I did a two-way interview about working methods, inspiration and future plans.
03/2017: Willeke Alberti for VPRO Gids
For the 6th part of the Made in Europe series for the VPRO Gids I photographed singer Willeke Alberti.
03/2017: Pieter Kuijpers for VPRO Gids
I met Pieter Kuijpers in his Amsterdam home to photograph him for the Made in Europe serie for the VPRO Gids. Kuijpers was a director for over two decades and is now focused on producing movies and TV series.
03/2017: Portrait of Neske Beks for VPRO Gids
One day before writer and documentary maker Neske Beks migrated to Ibiza, we met at her home in a former monastery. I photographed her for this week's VPRO Gids for a series featuring Dutch culture icons.
02/2017: Portrait of Niña Weijers for VPRO Gids
For the third part of of the Made in Europe series by the VPRO Gids I photographed writer Niña Weijers in her Amsterdam home.
02/2017: Portrait of Ruben L. Oppenheimer for VPRO Gids
For the second part of of the Made in Europe series by the VPRO Gids I photographed cartoonist Ruben L. Oppenheimer in his hometown Maastricht.
02/2017:Rotterdam Photo exhibition
You can visit Rotterdam Photo where I am exhibiting my project ‘Landslide in my mind’ until Sunday. I hope to see you there to have a chat or a drink.
02/2017: Special mention VPRO Gids
Thanks to the VPRO Gids for giving me a special introduction on their website and the index page on the magazine.
02/2017: VPRO Gids Cover
For the VPRO Gids cover I photographed Belgium writer and documentary filmmaker Dimitri Verhulst.
02/2017: Portrait of Jan Cremer for VPRO Gids
The next 8 weeks I'll be photographing Dutch culture icons for the VPRO Gids. This is the first; artist and writer Jan Cremer.
02/2017: Portraits for De Kracht van Rotterdam
During Rotterdam Photo (February 9 -12) you have the chance to have your portrait taken by me. This event is hosted by De Kracht van Rotterdam. You can book your slot on their website.
Click here for the website.
01/2017: Forbes 30 under 30 candidate
I am happy to announce I am a candidate for the Forbes 30 under 30 Europe list in the arts category.
12/2016: Commissioned work for VPRO Gids
For this week’s VPRO Gids I have photographed Dutch internet pioneer and receiver of the first transatlantic email Piet Beertema.
12/2016: Portrait of Veerle in her Utrecht home
11/2016: New work 'Landslide in my mind'
I've finished the project titled 'Landslide in my mind'. On the project page you'll find more photographs and information about this body of work.
11/2016: A portrait of designer Marije Hellwich
10/2016: Featured on Dezeen
The Photographs I shot for the FysioPal project by Pauline van Dongen are now featured on Dezeen.
10/2016: Portrait Ilse Starkenburg for De Arbeiderspers
For publisher 'De Arbeiderspers' I have created the author portrait of Ilse Starkenburg for her upcoming collection of poems 'De boom valt op mij'.
10/2016: FysioPal for Pauline van Dongen Studio
For the Pauline van Dongen Studio I had the pleasure to photograph the campaign images for the FysioPal project.
FysioPal is a smart top that corrects the posture of the body. It aims to help avoid health issues and rehabilitate the body caused by incorrect postures and upper-body positions.
Read more about it here:
08/2016: Imago Mundi Collection by Benetton
I've worked on a special piece for the Imago Mundi Collection by Benetton. This collection will be on show later this year and will travel to several venues. The exhibition will also be accompanied by a publication of the collection.
06/2016: Portrait Bart Koppe
Portrait of new media artist Bart Koppe. I photographed him in his cabin on an island just outside of Rotterdam. He comes here in the weekends to retreat from the city life and enjoy nature, stars and bonfires.
06/2016: Portrait of artist Fenna de Vries
Artist Fenna de Vries and I shared a house for about a year in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. I took this portrait of her the first time we saw each other after I moved out. The photograph is taken in the hotel where she's a waiter to support her artistic practice. For me, the photo not only represents the split-second I took it, but also as a memory of the time we lived together.
04/2016: 5 Great Dutch Photographers
Dodho Magazine featured me in their
article about 5 Great Dutch Photographers.
01/2016: Winner Local Favorite 2015 Award + interview
I am very thankful for receiving a Research & Development Grant from the Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam. With this grant I get the opportunity to continue working on my project Landslide in my mind.
01/2016: Winner Local Favorite 2015 Award + interview
I am glad to announce I am the winner of the Local Favorite 2015 Award by The Culture Trip. In the accompanying interview you can read more about my inspiration, current project and my plans for the future.
01/2016: Commissioned portrait of Frank Boeijen
For the January edition of the Boekenkrant I photographed singer-songwriter Frank Boeijen.
01/2016: Commissioned portrait of Elwin Goedgedrag
Hogeschool Rotterdam commissioned me to portrait volunteer at The Depression Support Group Elwin Goedgedrag.