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PhD research ‘Seeing the Bigger Picture: Visual Imagination, the Social Brain & Dementia’
UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK; Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL October 2016-2019
03/2018 Research Through Making Award 2018, UCL Institute of Making, London
03/2015 Honorable Mention Art of Neuroscience Award 2015, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience
03/2014 Recipient of the Beers London Award for Emerging Art in Photography/2D 2014, Beers London


09/2017 A Letter in Mind – National Brain Appeal, OXO Tower, London, United Kingdom
05/2015 Golden Cage #4 – Installation, Beers London at ART15, London, United Kingdom
03/2015 External Machines – Group exhibition, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, United Kingdom
12/2014 Exhibiting with Beers London, PULSE Miami Beach, Miami, USA, December 2014
04/2013 Art in Science – Group exhibition, Science Park, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
01/2013 Golden Cages – Solo exhibition, ART:I:CURATE no.0, Duke Street St. James’s, London, United Kingdom
01/2013 Au (Gold) – Group exhibition, Beers London, London, United Kingdom
11/2012 Jotta Special Editions – The Other Art Fair, London, United Kingdom
08/2012 Visual Thinking Strategies – Symposium exhibition, Reade Overtoom, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
05/2012 XXXIII Certamen Nacional De Arte Contemporaneo “Ciudad De Utrera” – Group exhibition, Casa de la Cultura, Utrera, Spain
02/2012 AJG Contemporary Presents РJUSTMADRID Art Fair, Hotel Silken Puerta Am̩rica, Madrid, Spain
09/2011 Mecanicas Del Olvido – Group exhibition, Museo de Huelva, Huelva, Spain
06/2011 The Other Side – Group exhibition, AJG Contemporary, Seville, Spain
03/2011 Innerspaces – Solo exhibition, AJG Contemporary, Seville, Spain
02/2011 Facing Forward – Temporary online exhibition curated by William Ewing and Nathalie Herschdorfer, Forward Thinking Museum, www.forwardthinkingmuseum.com
01/2011 reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographers Today – Traveling group exhibition, Aperture Foundation, New York, US
11/2010 reGeneration2:Tomorrow’s Photographers Today – Traveling group exhibition, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, US
09/2010 reGeneration2:Tomorrow’s Photographers Today – Traveling group exhibition, Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China
07/2010 reGeneration2:Tomorrow’s Photographers Today – Traveling group exhibition, Les Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, France
06/2010 reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographers Today- Traveling group exhibition, Musee de l’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland
05/2010 Work In Progress – Group exhibition, Amsterdams Centrum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
04/2010 Strange Coincidences – Group exhibition, bArt, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
10/2009 Kulter #6 – Group exhibition, bArt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
09/2009 Photography Graduation 2009 – Group exhibition, Amsterdams Centrum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Shaping Open Minds – The Thinking Eye, Blurb Publishing, May 2016
The Contemporary Art of Amsterdam Calendar 2015, Trichis Publishing. Available in bookshops in Amsterdam, 2015
Highlike, Artist Book, FILE: Electronic Language International Festival & SESI/SP Publishing, Sao Paulo, December 2014
Picturing Mind Machines, Published in ‘Machine Medical Ethics’, an edited collection by van Rysewyk, S.P. & Pontier, M. (Eds.), p. 425-430,Springer Science + Business Media, October 2014
XOXO The Mag, Special Edition of Design Magazine on Dutch artists related to 400 years of diplomatic relations between The Netherlands and Turkey, April 2012
Mecanicas Del Olvido, Catalogue, Diputacion de Huelva, 2011
The Other Side, Catalogue, AJG Gallery, 2011
Innerspaces , Catalogue, AJG Gallery, 2011
reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographers Today , Catalogue, Thames & Hudson/Aperture Foundation, 2010
Wallpaper* Graduate Directory 2010 , Online Magazine for Art & Design, 2010
Hard/Hoofd kiest, Online Magazine for Art and Journalism, 2009
Rietveld Arsenale, Rietveld Photography Department publication for the 53rd Venice Biennale, 2009
Remote Monitoring III, Catalogue, Rietveld Photography Department, 2008
The Verbal Stage, Rietveld Photography class ’09 publication, 2008


Trainer qualification in Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS), Tutored by VTS co-founder Philip Yenawine, Provincetown, USA, 2015
Facilitator qualification in Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS), Visual Understanding in Education Ltd, Amsterdam, 2012
BA Fine Art Photography, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, 2009
MSc Neuropsychology, VU University, Amsterdam, 2003


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