Desiré van den Berg  (Zaanstad, 1991) is a photographer based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In 2011, Van den Berg became active as a nightlife, subculture and travel photographer and now she is mostly known for her editorial, documentary and portrait photography. She has a BA in Linguistics from University of Amsterdam and studied Chinese at University of Leiden and City University Hong Kong. Van den Berg is an autodidact in photography, exploring both digital and analogue photography. Interested in scientific and philosophical theories questioning truth, objectivity and reality, she considers her work as an ongoing study of these subjects.   For enquiries and general info please contact:  bergdotjpeg@gmail.com

Desiré van den Berg

(Zaanstad, 1991) is a photographer based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In 2011, Van den Berg became active as a nightlife, subculture and travel photographer and now she is mostly known for her editorial, documentary and portrait photography. She has a BA in Linguistics from University of Amsterdam and studied Chinese at University of Leiden and City University Hong Kong. Van den Berg is an autodidact in photography, exploring both digital and analogue photography. Interested in scientific and philosophical theories questioning truth, objectivity and reality, she considers her work as an ongoing study of these subjects.

For enquiries and general info please contact:
bergdotjpeg@gmail.com

CV

2019
- GOLUBOY at No Man’s Art Gallery
Solo exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
2018
- Nachtfotograaf des Vaderlands by VICE Magazine (NL)
2017
- Tbilisi Photo Festival
Screening at Opening Night - Tbilisi, Georgia
- Chien-Chi Chang masterclass participants' exhibition
Group exhibition - Krakow, Poland
2016
- Top-Rated entry of the Magnum Photography Awards
- One of the "most promising Dutch entrepreneurs" by FD Persoonlijk (Financieele Dagblad)
- "Beauty in the streets" at Volkshotel
Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Magnum Photography Awards 2016 Competition Gallery
Selected feature - Online
- Archival work at Struik
Solo exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
2015
- UNSEEN Photo Fair
Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
- "Voltt 10 years" at Mary Go Wild
Solo exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
- "Generation Y's Hiphop" at Melkweg Gallery
Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
2014
- Photo Town at Felix &FOAM
Photography Fair/Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
2013
- New Dutch Photography Talent by GUP Magazine
Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Honorable mention Canon x NRC Fotowedstrijd thema "Weinig Licht"
2012
- "Doc.: An Exhibition" at Hotel Arena
Group exhibition - Amsterdam, Netherlands
2011
- Selected for commendation by Sony World Photography Awards, featured in the 2011 Sony World Photography Awards Winner’s Book

 

Clients

Vrij Nederland, OneWorld, NRC Media, NTR, Terra Lannoo, Nationale Opera & Ballet, Koninklijk Conservatorium,
Volkskrant, Financieele Dagblad, Life After Football, Milk Studios, Red Bull Music Academy, CitizenM Hotels, i-D Magazine, Asics, Dekmantel, Crack Magazine, Eye Amsterdam, Melkweg, Stedelijk Museum, Subbacultcha, VICE Magazine