Year of birth
Lives and works in
Leerdam, The Netherlands.
Visual Studies Workshop/SUNY Brockport, Rochester, NY
MFA Visual Studies, 2006 2008.
Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
General and Comparative Literature, 1992 1996, MA litt
English Language and Literature, 1991 1992, Propaedeutics
Grants and awards
Honorable mention award, Photography Book Now Competition, 2011.
2nd place award, Photography Book Now Competition, 2010.
Honorable Mention Award at Made in NY 2010 show, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, 2010.
Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB), work budget grant, 2009/2010.
Nomination for biannual Hugues C. Pernath Poetry Award, Antwerp, Belgium, 2009.
2nd place award at Lakeside-Statewide show, The Art Association of Oswego, Oswego, NY, 2009.
Arts and Culture Award, Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2008.
Grant for translation, Fonds voor de Letteren, Amsterdam, 2008.
NYSCA grant for Image Process Literature, New York City, 2007.
ASA Materials Award, Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2007.
Provincie Gelderland, book production grant, 2003.
Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst, grant for translation, 2003.
2nd place award, Serge Heederik Philosophical Essay Award, 2001.
Essay Award Leadership in the 21st century, by Schouten en Nelissen, 1999.
University Studyprize 1995-1996, Radboud University Nijmegen, awarded for MA thesis, 1997.
Thesis prize of the Workgroup of Italian Studies, University of Amsterdam, awarded for MA thesis, 1997.
Interior Monologue, Booksmart Gallery, Rochester, NY, 2010.
The Man of the Crowd, SRO Photo Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, 2010.
The Man of the Crowd, Johan Deumens Gallery, Haarlem, Netherlands, 2009.
The Man of the Crowd, Small World Books, Rochester, NY, 2008.
Le Garage during International Photography Festival, Arles, July 2011.
ABC Artists Books Cooperative, group show at Printed Matter, NYC, June 2011.
Different Repetitions, curated by David Senior (MoMA), Booklyn, Brooklyn, NY, 2010.
To the Limit, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany, 2010.
Quantified Aesthetics, Minnesota Center for Book Art, Minneapolis, MN, 2010.
Made in NY 2010, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY, 2010.
Photography & Literature: Light Writing, New Image Gallery, Harrisonburg, VA, 2010.
Delft Blues, group show, Stairmasters (annex of Holland Tunnel), Brooklyn, NY, 2009-2011.
Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, National Competition Group Show, 2009.
Installation Interior Monologue at Poetry International, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2009.
Lakeside-Statewide, The Art Association of Oswego, Oswego, NY, 2009.
Photo+Book, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 2009.
Artists Books as (Sub)Culture, Center for Book Arts, NYC, 2009.
Archive: 40 Years of the Visual Studies Workshop, Tower Fine Arts Gallery, Brockport, NY, 2008.
Boeken uitgelicht, Johan Deumens Gallery, Haarlem, Netherlands, 2008.
Made in NY, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, 2008.
Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2008.
Rochester Artech, Dyers Art Center, Rochester, NY, 2008.
Festival of 24 Things, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY, 2008.
Genetics, Heredity and Variation in Books from VSW Press, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD, 2007.
Annual Student Art Exhibition, SUNY Brockport, NY, 2007.
Converge, SPAS Gallery, R.I.T. Rochester, NY, 2007.
Art Book Center, Grafisch Atelier Utrecht, Netherlands, 2006.
Bayerische staatsbibliothek, München, Germany
Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, France
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Columbia University (Rare Book and Manuscript Library), New York City
Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
International Center of Photography, New York City
Kandinsky Library, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of The Netherlands, The Hague, Netherlands
Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
Kunst- und Museumsbibliothek Köln, Cologne, Germany
MoMA Library, New York City
Museum Meermanno, The Hague, Netherlands
Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA
Tate Library and Archive, London, UK
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (Special Collections in the John M. Flaxman Library), Chicago
UC Santa Barbara (Davidson Library), Santa Barbara, CA
University of Miami, Otto G. Richter Library, Miami, FL
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
University of the Arts London (Chelsea College of Art and Design), London, UK
Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY