biography of Erwin OLAF (1959)

Personal data


Birth : 1959 - Hilversum, Netherlands
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Netherlands

Address

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Representatives

Crown Gallery Brussels – Kanal 20 – 7, rue du Houblon – Brussels, Belgium

Professional data


Work and Life

2001:Commercial jobs for Nokia, Tio Pepe etc.
1998:For the jeans fashionbrand Diesel, he photographs a worldwide campaign which is published in over 250 magazines.
1986:The youth-magazine Vinyl assigns him to photograph all their covers and many of the fashion and designreportages.
1980 – 1982:Moves to Amsterdam, Netherlands and works as assistant photographer with Andre RUIGROK, who teaches him photo-journalism and studio-photography.

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography :
Audiovisual-Multimedia : Film

Subject

culture/media
fashion
publicity

Works

Fashion Victims
Medium : Photograph
 
Mature
Medium : Photograph
 
Royal Blood
Medium : Photograph
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2008

Grief
Galerie Magda Danysz – Paris, France
04/05/2008 – 05/17/2008

2006

Hope
Galerie Olivier Houg – Lyon, France
09/19/2006 – 10/28/2006

2005

Elegance & Perversity
Australian Centre for Photography – Sydney NSW, Australia
08/04/2005 – 08/28/2005

2004

Galerie J. Rabouan Moussion – Paris, France
11/04/2004 – 12/31/2004

2003

Groninger Museum – Groningen, Netherlands
09/2003

2002

Flatland Gallery – Utrecht, Netherlands
05/11/2002 – 06/08/2002

2001

B & D Studio Contemporanea – Milan MI, Italy
11/12/2001 – 01/2002

Cultureel Centrum Hasselt – Hasselt, Belgium
05/25/2001 – 09/2001

Mature
Laurence Miller Gallery – New York NY, United States
01/06/2001 – 02/10/2001

2000

Fashion Victims, Royal Blood and Mature
Reflex Modern Art Gallery – Amsterdam, Netherlands
12/02/2000 – 01/16/2000

1996

Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery – Paddington NSW, Australia
1996

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

ArtBrussels – Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2007 – 04/23/2007
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

2006

Paris Photo n°10
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/16/2006 – 11/19/2006
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

2005

Paris Photo n°9
Paris, France
11/17/2005 – 11/20/2005
Represented by : Hamiltons Gallery – 13 Carlos Place – London, United Kingdom

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

2003

Paris Photo, n°7
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/13/2003 – 11/16/2003
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

ArtBrussels – 21st Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/04/2003 – 04/08/2003
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Espacio Mínimo – Doctor Fourquet, 17 – Madrid, Spain

Paris Photo, n°6
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/14/2002 – 11/17/2002

FIAC, n°29
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/24/2002 – 10/28/2002
Represented by : Crown Gallery Brussels – Kanal 20 – 7, rue du Houblon – Brussels, Belgium

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n° 14
Frankfurt, Germany
05/26/2002 – 05/30/2002
Represented by : Crown Gallery Brussels – Kanal 20 – 7, rue du Houblon – Brussels, Belgium

ArtBrussels – 20th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
05/02/2002 – 05/06/2002
Represented by : Crown Gallery Brussels – Kanal 20 – 7, rue du Houblon – Brussels, Belgium

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

Art Miami, n°12
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
01/04/2002 – 01/08/2002
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Espacio Mínimo – Doctor Fourquet, 17 – Madrid, Spain

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 8
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : B & D Studio Contemporanea – Via Calvi 18 – Milan MI, Italy

Paris Photo, n°5
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

KunstRAI, n° 17
Amsterdam, Netherlands
06/05/2001 – 06/10/2001
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

AIPAD Photography Show
New York NY, United States
02/16/2001 – 02/18/2001
Represented by : Laurence Miller Gallery – 20 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States

Art Miami, n° 11
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/22/2001
Represented by : Espacio Mínimo – Doctor Fourquet, 17 – Madrid, Spain

2000

Paris Photo, n° 4
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/16/2000 – 11/19/2000
Represented by : Flatland Gallery – Abraham Dolehof Lange Nieuwstraat 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands

1999

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 6
Turin TO, Italy
10/07/1999 – 10/10/1999
Represented by : Il Ponte Contemporanea – Via di Montoro 10 – Rome, Italy


Group exhibitions

2004

I want love
Toulouse, France
11/12/2004 – 12/18/2004

2003

Mais quelle tête tu fais! Part two
Le Garage – Toulouse, France
02/16/2003 – 03/15/2003

2001

El mundo nuevo – Bienal de Valencia
Valencia, Spain
06/11/2001 – 10/20/2001

2000

Partage d’exotismes – 5ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Halle Tony Garnier – Lyon, France
06/27/2000 – 09/24/2000

Legals