'You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.'
– Franz Kafka
There is a new section of new and raw material on the site: In progress
In the last week of August a special dinner for seagulls took place on the beach. The photographs of this performance can be seen here: SATERS
For a while now I am working on a series of still lifes of objects, staging compositions of coincedence. I have been working on it for a few months now. Regular updates see In progress
SVALLBARD - SPITSBERGEN In the summer of 2013 theatre director Maureen Klijn and I will be spending a month on Svallbard, a Norwegian island close to the polar circle. More to come about this project.
The Ghost of Christmas past is a series about the colonial history of the Netherlands. I started photographing wajang-dolls in my studio. In the end all former colonies of the Netherlands will be adressed in the series. If you have any objects, artefacts from this time, passed on by ancestors, I would be happy to photograph them.