Frontier Photography – Sofie Van Dam
Posted April 22, 2011on:
My photographs blend surrealism and realism to refer to collective feelings and fears. Shot on a 4×5 camera, they are mostly photographed at night in quiet, abandoned places and explore themes of transience, longing, and alienation.
Sofie van Dam (b. 1983, Bruchem, The Netherlands) studied photography at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague and is now a master’s student at TaiK (Aalto University, School of Art & Design) in Helsinki. She is represented by Jan van Hoof Galerie in ‘s-Hertogenbosch.