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UMBRA at MoCP Chicago

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Jan 26 — Apr 1, 2017
UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). (more…)

UMBRA chosen as one of the 5 best photobooks of 2016

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Stiftung Buchkunst Germany chose UMBRA to be one of the 5 best photobooks of 2016

http://stiftung-buchkunst.de  (more…)

Duo exhibition at Casemore Kirkeby Gallery

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San Fransisco, USA
Nov 4 – Dec 23 2016

Viviane Sassen ‘Pikin Slee’ & Elspeth Diederix ‘In these shadows’
http://casemorekirkeby.com/exhibition/viviane-sassen-elspeth-diederix

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Exchange, group expo at Galerie Hans Mayer

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Düsseldorf , Germany
Oct 15 – Nov 2016

Works from the series UMBRA at display in the group show at Hans Mayer Galerie
http://www.galeriehansmayer.de/en/upcoming.html

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Encontros Da Imagem

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Photo festival , Braga, Portugal
Sept 20 – Nov 5 2016

International photo festival in Braga,  showing the series Lexicon and video installation Hurtling by Viviane Sassen

http://encontrosdaimagem.com/en/2016/exhibits/lexicon/

“Lexicon” features images from Sassen’s acclaimed publications Flamboya (2008) and Parasomnia (2011) (more…)

Unseen Photo Festival

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Amsterdam the Netherlands
16 – 25 Sept 2016

new series ‘Phosphor’ shown at Stevenson, booth #53
https://www.unseenamsterdam.com  (more…)

Dutch Identity, Nederlandse Portretfotografie Nu, Museum de Fundatie Zwolle

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16 januari 2016 t/m 17 april 2016

De hedendaagse Nederlandse portretfotografie staat al jaren in hoog aanzien, zowel nationaal als internationaal. Veel fotografen genieten in het buitenland zelfs (nog) meer bekendheid dan in ons eigen land. Maar wat maakt de Nederlandse portretfoto nou zo bijzonder?
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Lexicon at Hordaland Kunstsenter Bergen Norway

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Hordaland Kunstsenter , Bergen, Norway presents the series Lexicon
29-01-2016 till 20-03-2016

For the first main exhibition of 2016 Hordaland Kunstsenter presents “Lexicon”, a photographic series by Dutch artist Viviane Sassen.

Lexicon is a collection of images compiled in 2013 from two existing photographic collections (more…)

Gold Medal for best photo book of the year 2016

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15 11 2015

The Book ‘Umbra’ by Viviane Sasssen won a Gold Medal for best photo book of the year 2016 at the Fotobuch Preis Germany.

Viviane Sassen Umbra
Fotografie: Viviane Sassen
Graphic design: Irma boom
Text: Maria Barnas
Publisher: Prestel
ISBN: 9783791381602
Paperback, with flaps, 196 pages, 26 x 35 cm., 10.2 x 13.8 in., 200 color illustrations
USD 65.00 / GBP 40.00 / 59 €

This latest book by Viviane Sassen, one of the world’s most acclaimed photographers, (more…)

Umbra dans l’Atelier Néerlandais, Paris

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11-09-2015 / 01-11-2015

Atelier Néerlandais
121 rue de Lille
Paris 7e
http://www.atelierneerlandais.com/

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Le Nederlands Fotomuseum à Rotterdam et l’ambassade des Pays-Bas en France présentent dans l’Atelier Néerlandais, UMBRA, un remarquable projet photo de Viviane Sassen.

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