Marijn de Jong, Rotterdam, 1975
Education: Rietveld academie, section photography, Amsterdam, (1996-2000)
Work experience

Portrait photography
Landscape photography
Photography teacher


2012/14 ‘City up-close’ project of Rotterdam
2011/12 Photoportraits of pupils at a high school in Rotterdam
2009/10 'Distant City' city view project of Rotterdam
2007 City view project of Amsterdam Zuidas. selection of 14 photos made in the busyness area in Amsterdam. Commissioned by Virtueel Museum Zuidas
2005 Portraits of 10 sports persons from Rotterdam. All published in the photo book “Match’’. (Commissioned work by Projectagency Onkruid en Roos)
2004 Portraits and city views in Murmansk, Russian Federation
2003 Disco girls in Rotterdam, 7 night portraits of girls in discos.
2003 Street portraits in St Petersburg, Russia (Commissioned by projectbureau zaanstreek, Zaandam)
2003 Licht in de Schrijversbuurt. Interior Photos of houses in Vlaardingen (Commissioned by municipality of Vlaardingen)
2002 Portraits of 50+ homeless people at the homeless shelter in Rotterdam
2001 Street portraits in St petersburg, Russian Federation
2000 Final exam project at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy. A selection of 14 street portraits in Amsterdam. Teachers: Paul Kooiker, Leo Divendal, Annaleen Louwes, Koos Breukel and Willem van Zoetendaal
2008 Workshops photography at primary schools in Rotterdam
2007 Workshop portrait photography at the Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam.
2006/07 Teaching Photography at a photography school in Rotterdam and Amsterdam (Fotovakschool)
Exhibitions/ publications
2012 Participation at the summer expo ‘Love’ at the Haags gemeente museum, Den Haag. (painting)
2012 Group exhibition about the city. City-view photography at Pand Paulus, Schiedam
2008 Exhibition at the center of contemporary art (Rechts achter), Rotterdam
2008 Group exhibition at the museum of Photography (foam), Amsterdam
2007 Group exhibition at the Historical Museum in Rotterdam. “Inspiration Rotterdam”
2006 Photo book Match. 150 sports heroes from Rotterdam photographed by15 photographers from Rotterdam
2006 Group exposition Dutch Insight - Netherlands contemporary photo & video, Kumho Museum, Seoul & Daejeon Municipal Museum of Art, Daejeon, Korea Composed by Willem van Zoetendaal.
2004 Publication in The Volkskrant (newspaper) “observatorium”. Photos from Murmansk.
2004 Group exhibition at the TENT gallery in Rotterdam.
2004 Solo exhibition at the Van Zoetendaal Gallery, Amsterdam
2002 Publication in Avenue magazine. Street portraits from St Petersburg.
2002 group exhibition Haags Gemeentemuseum, Portraits.
2002 group exhibition “Faces Chosen”, by Willem ven Zoetendaal, gallery Art Affairs Amsterdam

2005 basic subsidy, by the fund for visual arts
2004 Project subsidy by the fund for visual arts (Murmansk)
2000 Start subsidy by the fund for visual arts