biography and cv


photographer – graphic designer – story teller – art lover & lover – traveller – motorbiker – queer – Eurasia/Soviet-o-phile – bon vivant – #elektrogirl

Work experience

  • freelance photographer / focus on documentary projects, reportage and portraits
    (home base Belgium; always eager to work abroad)
  • freelance graphic designer / focus on book design, other printed matters and corporate identities for governmental and non-profit sector
  • creating and presenting slides and stories for any audience
  • writing articles, stories, interviews, blogs and mailings for different media
  • 2010 – 2014: pre-press-specialist, graphic designer and photographer at de facto image building, near Ghent, Belgium
  • 2000 – 2003: graphic designer at Casier/Fieuws, Brussels, Belgium
  • 1994 – 2000: pre-press-specialist and graphic designer at Base Design, Brussels, Belgium
  • 1991 – 1993: graphic designer at Traces, Brussels, Belgium (this studio doesn’t exist any longer)

Education

Languages

  • Dutch: mother tongue / English and French: excellent / Italian, Russian and German: basic

Love for

photography / book design / film / long term traveling / typography /contemporary and ancient art / graphic design / contemporary classic music / feminism / history / politics / mechanics / buddhism / literary tattoos / riding motorbikes / electric motorcycles / lesbo, gender and queer stuff  / horse riding / islamic culture / non-fiction in all media / Russian / women in martial arts / Turkey, Iran, Armenia, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Russia, Tibet, Yemen, Belgium, Siberia, the whole of Europe, Kaukasus, India, Western-China, Balkan, Middle-East, Central-Asia / high altitude deserts / zen / sun / sea / woods / and a few other random bits & pieces.

In the press

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