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Ilse Schrama (1964), based in the Netherlands, makes photo artworks. Her digital photographic collages interrogate the relationship between reality and virtual representation. The images, taken out of their natural context, are imagined as modern mosaics.  On the surface the sentimental aesthetic value of a flower or emotion presents itself as a cover for another conceptual research that the work explore, that of the alternate undefined space.

Solo exhibitions
2016 - Galerie Pennings, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2009 - Lux Photo Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2007 - Galerie Pennings, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2006 - Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Group exhibitions
2017 - Galerie Pennings, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2017 - Gemeentehuis Schouwen-Duiveland, Netherlands
2017 - EPZ Borsele, Netherlands
2016 - Drvkkery, Middelburg, Netherlands
2015 - Andersland, door de Kunstbalie, Tilburg
2015 - Museum IJsselstein, IJsselstein, Netherlands
2015 - Art The Hague, Galerie Pennings, Netherlands
2015 - EPZ Borsele, Netherlands
2015 - Art Rotterdam, Netherlands
2014 - Zeeuws Goed Stik Goed, CBK, Middelburg, Netherlands
2014 - De Wieken, Zierikzee, Netherlands
2013 - Foto 21, Bredevoort, Netherlands
2012 - RMW provincie Zeeland, Middelburg, Netherlands
2010 - Galerij Fotosoyuz Moskva, Moscow, Russia
2010 - Man-made-Images, County Donegal, Ireland
2009 - Earthbound, De Verdieping, Veldhoven, Netherlands
2008 - Earthbound, Boerenbondmuseum, Gemert, Netherlands
2008 - Tracing Love, Belgrade, Serbia
2008 - The buddhist nuns of Myanmar, Coda, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
2007 - Also Final Event, Ancona, Italy
2007 - Earthbound, Platform Zibra, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2007 - Shoot, WG Kunst, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 - Van A naar B, Cacaofabriek, Helmond, Netherlands
2006 - Buddhism in Laos and Myanmar, De Drvkkery, Middelburg, Netherlands
2006 - Van A naar B, Galerie 21, Bredevoort, Netherlands
2005 - GKf, Kik, Kolderveen, Netherlands
2005 - Kunstgroeten uit het Olympisch Kwartier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004 - Fotografie Assorti, Foam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004 - GKf, Cacaofabriek, Helmond, Netherlands
2002 - Space to Play, Burok, Noorderlicht, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Media
2017 - interview by Jan van Damme, PCZ, June 31, 2017
2016 - interview by Anneke van Wolfswinkel, Eindhovens Dagblad, March 31, 2016
2016 - interview by Naomi Heidinga, PF Professionel Fotografie, March 2016
2013 - interview Eenhoornskrant, March 2013
2011 - nomination International Color Awards
2008 - review Irish Times about the show at Man-made-Images, County Donegal, Ireland
2008 - first price Also Award
2008 - semi-finalist Hasselblad Masters Competition
2008 - honorable mention PX3
2008 - radio interview by Agnes Sommer, Boeddhistische Omroep, March 5th
2007 - review Eye Quote by Verily Klaassen, Eindhovens Dagblad, February 5th
2007 - interview by Robert Theunissen, Focus, nr. 1 January
2006 - radio interview, Radio Vlaanderen Internationaal, Koffers & Co, January 4th
2006 - nominee International Color Awards
2006 - review by Diana Vernooij, Vorm & Leegte, nr. 2
2006 - review Eye Quote. Spits, January 5th
2005 - review by Han Schoonhoven, www.photoq.nl, November
2005 - interview by Leonoor Kuijk. Trouw, October 25th
2005 - radio interview by Agnes Sommer, Boeddhistische Omroep, October 9th
2005 - radio interview by Tonko Dop, Opium op Radio 1, September 25th

Books and artist's books
2015 - Orphic Longings. Photos by Ilse Schrama. (2nd edition of Het Orfische Verlangen', 2011)
2011 - Het Orfische Verlangen. Photos and poetry by Ilse Schrama (Dutch)
2006 - Buddhist temple life in Laos. Wat Sok Pa Luang. Ilse and Birgit Schrama. By Orchid Press, Hong Kong/ Bangkok
2005 - Boeddhistisch tempelleven in Laos: Wat Sok Pa Luang. Ilse en Birgit Schrama. Mets & Schilt, Amsterdam
2005 - Laos, vies au monastère. Ilse et Birgit Schrama, Editions Olizane, Genève
2004 - Heilige Frauen in den Kirchen Mecklenburg - Vorpommerns. Commissioned by Weiw (Stralsund/Amsterdam)

Education
Ilse Schrama studied Dutch Language and Literature at the University of Amsterdam (1992).


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