The anarchist citizenship: ode to youthful daredevils


A site specific installation at De Kunsthal Rotterdam 09-02 till 16-06-2019.


posted: 09.02.2019


The anarchist citizenship: ode to youthful daredevils


Together with Amal Alhaag I’m developing a site specific textile installation for a Dutch museum. More info soon.


posted: 31.12.2018


British journal of photography


BJP editorial director’s Simon Bainbridge listed The Anarchist Citizenship as one of his Best of 2018 photography projects.


posted: 31.12.2018


die zeit



The Floating Population #08 was published in German newspaper Die Zeit from 13-12-2018 with an article about human rights.

posted: 20.12.2018




Exhibition of 10 years LhGWR with artists  Daan Paans, Karianne Bueno, Krista van der Niet, Lana Mesić, Marleen Sleeuwits, Pierre Derks, Sarah Carlier, Sjoerd Knibbeler en Thomas Kuijpers and works by Amal Alhaag and me.


posted: 30.11.18



Lodown magazine published an article about The Anarchist Citizenship in their Radical Cut-Up issue.


posted: 15.10.18


humanitée angagée


The Floating Population and Maybe Beijing at group exhibition at La Villa Rose Paris curated by Jeanne Holsteyn.


posted: 15.10.2018


EE studio


Shoot for EE studio, who made a beautiful genderless collection all made from recycled denim.


posted: 15.10.2018




Nataal media platform on African art, fashion and music published an article about The Anarchist Citizenship.

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posted: 15.10.18




Interview by Cat Lachowskyj for Lensculture about The Anarchist Citizenship.

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posted: 15.10.18


The anarchist citizenship

A project initiated by curator Amal Alhaag and me will premiere at Unseen Amsterdam with gallery LhGWR. Thursday 20 September-Sunday 23 September 2018, at the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam. In collaboration with Mustafa Saeed.


posted: 06.09.18



Working on a series for Dutch online news platform De Correspondent about the world behind (fast) fashion. A research by Emy Demkes.


posted: 18.01.18


The Anarchist citizenship

Follow the Instagram account of The Anarchist Citizenship to keep updated on this project.


posted: 01.09.17



August 2017, in Hargeisa Somaliland, to kick off the research for the project The Anarchist Citizenship. This art project traces the concept of citizenship and how Somalis are shaping their identities through visual culture, architecture, politics, stories and everyday life in Hargeisa. The  Anarchist Citizenship is a collabo between Amal Alhaag & me and fellow Somali artists, writers, thinkers. 


posted: 01.08.17


miap fellowship

The Anarchist Citizenship a project I'm working on with Amal Alhaag was chosen for the MIAP fellowship.

posted: 01.09.16


6 (Six years of LhGWR)

Exhibition to mark the celebration of the six year anniversary of gallery LhGWR, The Hague. Finissage at 06-06, 15:00.

Participating artist: Alexandra Crouwers - Christian Kryl - Daan Paans - Karianne Bueno - Krista van der Niet - Lana Mesic - Marleen Sleeuwits - Nadine Stijns - Pierre Derks - Rob Wetzer - Sarah Carlier - Sjoerd Knibbeler - Thomas Kuijpers

POSTED: 01.06.15


Stedelijk museum amsterdam

The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam just announced the new acquisitions, my series The Floating Population will be part of the great collection of the museum!


POSTED: 20.01.15


British Journal of photography

Ones to Watch; British Journal Of Photography selected my work for their annual survey of global talent. 

They asked over 80 photography experts from around the globe to nominate emerging photographers; over 300 were recommended and 25 are picked out by BJP.

Very honoured and delighted that my work has been chosen.

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POSTED: 12.01.15


Reviews UNSEEN Photo Fair  2014

Various reviews and posts  about  UNSEEN 2014, that mention my project A Nation Outside A Nation.

Volkskrant newspaper

Volkskrant newspaper

The Aubergine Coat

The Telegraph

Emaho magazine

Self Artworks




And this nice article on Coolhunting about the hand-built image.

Posted: 01.10.14


UNSEEN Photo Fair  2014

Installation of A Nation Outside A Nation, that was part of the booth of LhGWR at UNSEEN Photo Fair Amsterdam 2014.


Posted: 01.10.14


Opzij magazine

Opzij, a feminist magazine, interviewed me about the project A Nation Outside A Nation. The interview comes with 4 spreads of pictures from the project.

Opzij issue 10-2014


Posted: 01.10.14


Stedelijk Museum reviews

Some reviews on the exhibition On the Move at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.



Posted: 01.10.14


Stedelijk Museum

A Nation Outside A Nation, as displayed at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, part of the On the Move exhibition. On storytelling in contemporary photography.


Posted: 31.08.14


Wallpaper City Guide

Wallpaper City Guide Rotterdam is out now, featuring a picture of Zlda by me.


Posted: 29.07.14


Stedelijk Museum

Very excited that part of my project A Nation Outside A Nation will be part of the exhibition On the Move at the Stedelijk Museum.


Posted: 26.06.14


Dutchdoc Award

Exhibition of A Nation Outside A Nation and all the other nominated projects. Till July 7th at the Tropenmuseum.


Posted: 26.06.14


Review Trendbeheer

Review of my exhibit at Galerie Block C on Trendbeheer.


Posted: 26.03.14


Galerie Block C

Tomorrow my exhibition at Galerie Block C opens at 16:00hr.


Posted: 21.03.14


Atelier Carvalho Bernau

Graphic designers Carvalho Bernau just launched their new website featuring my photos of their work.

website carvalho bernau

Posted: 15.03.14


Interview Newdawn

Björn Veldhuisen interviewed me for Newdawn.


Posted: 15.03.14


I have a new site!

Just launched my new site. Enjoy!

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Posted: 03.03.14


May 2014

My series The Floating Population will be part of the exhibition 'Included' at The Orange, Beijing China.


Posted: 28.02.14


March–April 2014

Exhibition of my book Floating Population at Galerie BlockC in Groningen.


Posted: 24.02.14


Dutch Doc Awards 2014

My project A Nation Outside A Nation made it to the long list of the Dutch Doc Awards 2014! Shortlist will be announced in May.


Posted: 22.02.14


15 February 2014

Printroom held a one-day only un-limited edition print sale by me and Helmut Smits accompanied by a small exhibition of our works (till 15 March).


Posted: 16.02.14


Stadsarchief Amsterdam

Happy to announce I was assigned the documentary photo stipend of Stadsarchief Amsterdam to continue working on the series on the Filipino diaspora (A Nation Outside A Nation). 


Posted: 14.02.14

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