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" CAPTURE WHAT
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BIOGRAPHY

Lives & works in Amsterdam

In the last years, Brigitte Vincken’s work has been branching out from the fashion field, now exploring the territory where the worlds of art, fashion and graphics collide.

From the start, her focus has been on the male form and how to capture sensuality in black & white and color photography. The male models, antique sculptures, athletes, performers and dancers all become raw materials as part of her ongoing research to superimpose the contemporary on the classical. This dialogue has been picked up by galleries, curators and art professionals, revealed by shows in Amsterdam, Rome, Basel, Trieste and Argentina.

Fairs

2016    KunstRai Amsterdam

2016    Rotterdam Contemporary Art

2015    KunstRai Amsterdam

2015    Rotterdam Contemporary Art

2015    Professional Imaging, Nijkerk / for Wilcovak Netherlands

2015    Realisme, Amsterdam

2014    Professional Imaging, Nijkerk / for Canon Netherlands

2010    Zoom Experience, Jaarbeurs Utrecht / for Canon Netherlands

 

Shows

2015    Één van allen - Fotogallerie Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands (group)

2015    Wasser Kunst Frauen Leben - Interkulturelles Frauenzentrum S.U.S.I., Berlin (group)

2015    Water art Women Life - A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA (group)

2014    Agua Arte Mujeres Vida - Sede Sindacato ATE, Posadas, Argentina (group)

2014    Agua Arte Mujeres Vida - Universida de los Lagos, Santiago, Chile (group)

2014    Dei & Heroi / Gods & Heroes - Impact Hub, Triëste, Italy (solo)

2014    How to be a man - Antikenmuseum Basel, Switzerland (solo)

2013    How to be a man - Antikenmuseum Basel, Switzerland (solo)

2012    Enthousiasmos - Finarte Rome, Italy (solo)

2010    GRID / Biënnale Amsterdam (group)

 

Articles

2015    Genius People Magazine, Italy, issue n. 01 - 2015 / page 70-71

2014    NTWK, Italy, issue # 189 / february / page 17

2014    Geniusonline, Italy

2014    Juliet art magazine, Italy,  issue 166 february / march / page 74

2014    Undo.net, Italy, issue # 166 / february / march http://www.undo.net/it/magazines/1391701599

2014    Antikenmuseum Basel - exhibition ‘wann ist man ein mann (sept 2013 t/m april 2014)

2013    Tages Anzeiger, Switzerland, article 17/9

2013    Aargauer Zeitung, Switzerland

2012    Geniusonline, Italy

2012    Altriconfini, Italy 

2011     Voce, Italy, 28/07/2011

 

Editorial work

Publishers: Burda Hearst / Sanoma / Readers House Hearst / TTG / Gijrath Media Group / Pelican Hearst / TTG / Condé Nast and Hachette Filipacchi 

 

Magazines

Harper’s Bazaar Germany / Grazia NL / Le Vif France / Fivetonine Germany / Glamour Italia / The Times Luxx magazine UK / Elsevier NL / Quote NL / Nautique NL / Nautica Italy / JFK NL / Big Black Book NL / Jackie NL / Avantgarde NL / Elegance NL / Holland Herald NL / Gala Germany / Gentleman Belgium / Playboy NL / Winq NL / Winq UK / Swiss Yachting / DNA Australia. Online magazines: thefashionisto.com / genius-online.it

 

Newspapers 

NRC NL / Corriere della Sera Italy

Commercial work

CNM Yachting Italy / Cantiere del Pardo Italy / Bijenkorf NL / Supertrash NL /  Invito NL / M&S NL / Oger NL / SNS bank NL

Education

2002 Photo Academy Amsterdam - special allowance to fast-track diploma in fashion- and yachting photography. Final thesis focused on masculine beauty and the objectification of the male form.

 

Aligned work

1997 - 1994   Independent photographer, working primarily in Milano & Modena, Italy

1993 - 1992   Photo lab worker at Torricelli & Caria (now BT&C), Carpi, Italy 

1991 - 1990    Producer/coordinator of fashion productions in Italy, France, Malta, Cuba, Miami, New Delhi, Riga at Controluce and Beppe Lopetrone, Carpi, Italy.

 

Copyright notice

All photographs and artwork appearing on Brigitte Vincken’s website are copyrighted and protected under Dutch and English international copyright laws. The photographs and artwork may not be reproduced in any form, stored or manipulated without prior written consent from Brigitte Vincken.

Contact info

+ 31 (0) 654 39 7557
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

info@brigittevincken.com

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