About 2


Sabine van Wechem is a Dutch photographer based in Amsterdam. Focus areas of her work include documentary photography and portraits, with as central theme: people and society. She is interested in people who live in a physical or social enclosed environment and also create a form of freedom in it. How do people move in certain circumstances and can you find your own path in your life regardless of expectations, social context or the place where you were born?
Her work includes subject matter both at home and abroad, for example she is currently busy with a long term project covering life in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.


2019 – Publication PS Het Parool – Hilmano & Iris story

2019 – Publication Het Parool – Zo is leven in de illegaliteit: Hoe lang moeten we dit nog volhouden?

2019 – Publication De Groene Amsterdammer – Beste Mehmet, beste Andrea

2019 – Artist Talk Pakhuis de Zwijger IDFA Brazil night

2019 – Publication Het Parool – Fica Suave project

2019 – Publication Adformatie – Group exhibition graduation Fotoacademie

2019 – Group exhibition graduation Fotoacademie Loods 6

2019 – Graduated with honors Fotoacademie – Fica Suave project

2019 – Publication Volkskrant – online & paper ‘Uitgelicht’ Fica Suave project

2018 – Interview Pf magazine – Fica Suave project

2018 – Interview Shutr magazine

2018 – Follow ’18 – Fica Suave exhibition sponsored by Melkweg Expo/Kiekie/Eizo

2018 – Interview Radio 1 Bureau Buitenland – Fica Suave project

2018 – Interview Vice.com – Fica Suave project

2018 – Interview Patta – Fica Suave project

2018 – Publication De Groene Amsterdammer – BraziliĆ« op weg naar de verkiezingen

2017 – GUP New Dutch Talent 2018

2017 – Interview – Kiekie Tabloid

2017 – Group exhibition Fotoacademie Talent at Photofestival Naarden

2017 – Participated Nikon-NOOR Academy Amsterdam

2016 – Publication Life After Football magazine/Blog streetwear label Patta/Real Game Olympics

Clients commissioned work:

Het Parool, De Groene Amsterdammer, ING, The Oddshop, Woodwork, Adformatie, Reggs, Brand New Telly, VEA, Youngworks, Favela Street