Astrid is a fine art photographer based in Amsterdam. Inspired by Freud and Surrealism, she stages scenes and reveals emotions that arise from the subconscious. Placing individuals and objects where they don’t seem to belong, she moves the familiar into an unfamiliar landscape, shaping a new reality.
Her work has been exhibited at Head On Photo Festival (Sydney), Photoville (New York), United PhotoIdustries’ (Super)Heroes exhibition, Gaffa Gallery (Sydney),DUMBO Arts (New York), Sirius Gallery (Tokyo) , and IJFFF Photo festival (Amsterdam). She was chosen by GUP Magazine as New emerging Dutch Photo Talent 2013.
Her work was published by Aesthetica Magazine (UK), Cultura Colectiva (MX), Australian Photography Magazine (AUS), New Dawn (NL), Metro New York, De Fotograaf (NL), Artworks Amsterdam, Art Takes Miami, and Internationale Kunst Heute 2016 (DE).
Astrid is currently represented by Eduard Planting Gallery in Amsterdam, featuring Inscapes in a solo exhibition, January 2019