Studio talks

Omdat ik van een aantal mensen dit verzoek kreeg organiseer ik binnenkort twee studio talks in mijn atelier in Amsterdam Noord. Eentje op zaterdag 29 februari a.s. van 10:00 – 12:00 uur (VOLGEBOEKT) en een op donderdag 5 maart a.s. van 19:30 – 21:30 uur (VOLGEBOEKT). Gedurende een twee uur durende informele en vooral ook gezellige sessie maken we kennis met elkaar, vertel ik over mijn pad naar de professionele fotografie en welke aanpak ik heb gehanteerd (maar het kan natuurlijk ook heel anders), hoe ik tot mijn stijl ben gekomen en kun je al je vragen stellen. Maximaal 5 …

Maartje Wortel in De Volkskrant

Media: De Volkskrant, Zinvol LevenPublication date: Monday, February 3About: Fokke Obbema is in conversation with talent writer Maartje Wortel about her thoughts on a meaningful life with in the meantime her modest plea for downsizing egos.Text: Fokke ObbemaPhotography: Jitske Schols ENJOY ⬤ the article online (in Dutch) 》

Akwasi in De Volkskrant

Media: De Volkskrant, Zinvol LevenPublication date: Monday, January 27About: Fokke Obbema is in conversation with the very popular Dutch rapper and writer Akwasi about a meaningful life: “Only dead fish go with the flow”Text: Fokke ObbemaPhotography: Jitske Schols ENJOY ⬤ the article online (in Dutch) 》

Haute Photographie 2020

ROTTERDAM 6 – 9 FEBRUARY 2020I am very happy to be represented by Galerie Caroline O’Breen during Haute Photographie this year. A selection of new work of mine in limited edition will be on show and lots of days I will be attending the exhibition as well to tell you all about it. Will you visit us? Haute Photographie is a photography fair with a concept unlike any other. It is centered around a group exhibition, featuring works by the grand masters from the history of photography, to the youngest and most exciting young talents working with the medium today. …

Featured in Villamedia

Very happy and thankful for being featured in this months Villamedia with my portfolio. Frits Baarda visited me in my former studio and tells all about our meeting in a beautiful and poetic way. Thanks Frits! Villamedia is part of the Dutch Association of Journalists (NVJ) and is an online platform as well as a monthly magazine. VILLAMEDIA ⬤ read more here 》

Featured in Pf Magazine

Very happy and thankful for being featured in this months Pf Magazine in an issue on portrait photography. Text: Evelien Lindeboom GET YOUR COPY ⬤ of Pf Magazine here 》

Open studio's & music Zamenhofstraat

Please feel welcome to visit our open studios on Sunday between 12:00 – 17:00 hrs. I might not be fully decorated yet as I move in per that same date :), but at least you will see my new studio and some of my works as well as my neighbors’.

Naema Tahir in Volkskrant

Media: De VolkskrantPublication date: Saturday, November 16About: Naema Tahir refused to marry the man her parents had chosen. After a dissertation on arranged marriage, her view of the issue has changed. “Don’t judge the arranged marriage too quickly” Text: Greta RiemersmaPhotography: Jitske Schols READ ⬤ the article online (in Dutch) 》

Ruben Terlou in VARAgids

Wéér komt Ruben Terlou met een veelbelovende serie over China. Geen reisserie deze keer. ‘De belofte van het avontuur en de reis hebben plaatsgemaakt voor de mensen.’ Hoewel hij China nu zo’n vijftien jaar meer dan intensief bezoekt, kan Ruben Terlou zich er nog steeds verbazen. Over de verpletterende schoonheid van de natuur of de leegte van het landschap. Lees in VARAgids 46 meer, vanaf pagina 8 of via de link hieronder. LEES MEER ⬤ VARAgids 》