Entry Title: "Monic Hendrickx"
Name: Susanne Middelberg , Netherlands
Category and Expertise: Portrait, Professional

Entry Description: Portrait of actress Monic Hendrickx Susannes work concerns people and their feelings. Being human, concerning life. She wants to show how she is touched by people, and what she sees in them. If someone can be true to their nature, and not pretend to be anything other them themselves it is almost always beautiful. Then people show their openness, vulnerability and love. That is what she wishes to voice in her work.

About the Artist:

After completing a modern dance education at the Higher school for Arts in Arnhem, she graduated in 1998 from the Academy for Visual Arts, from the photography department. Since then she has worked as a freelance photographer making independent work and by order of magazines and theater dance posters. Susanne specializes in portrait and theater- dance photography. Prices: Susanne won the Canon Master In 2011. In 2013 she was nominated for the Pf Portfolio Price. She won the Gold Medal for the Trierberg Super Circuit 2014 and 2013 and the Gold Medal of Excellence for the Trierberg Super Circuit 2012. In 2008 Susanne was nominated for the Pink Ribbon Award and won the city-award for the Month of Photography. 2014 Monochrome Awards 2014 - Portrait Honorable Mentions Exhibitions : 2014 she had a solo exhibition with her Wonderwomanserie at Soho Photo gallery in Soho, New York and she exhibited her portraits in Boston at the Fence. 2014 Solo exhibition with her Wonderwomanserie at Galerie va Slagmaat in Woerden, NL In 2012 she has had exhibitions in New York at Photoville and gallery United Photo Industries. oa at the Holland Dance Festival, Cadance festival in the Hague, Reflex Modern Art Gallery in Amsterdam, the Art Location in Hildesheim, Hollandsche Virgin in Gouda, galerie Fontana Fortuna in Amsterdam.