Iris Bergman (1993) is based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Iris investigates nature as an utopia. She (re)constructs landscapes and creates stillifes.  

education

2012 – 2016

Bachelor of Design with honours

Photography

Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht (HKU)

experience

2018 – now Gallery Manager & Producer  Gallery Untitled

2015 - now Assistant of Bertien van Manen

2012 - now Freelance photographer, visual artist, teacher

exhibitions

2019 Group Exhibition - Gallery Untitled - Rotterdam

2018 Solo exhibition – Slash Gallery – WORM UBIK Rotterdam

2018 Group exhibition – South Explorer – Rotterdam Heer Danielstraat

2017 Group exhibition – New Dutch Photography Talent – Amsterdam

2016 Group exhibition – Unseen Book Market - Amsterdam

2016 Group exhibition – The Past Present – S1 Gallery Amsterdam

2016 Group exhibition – Picture This – HKU Media

2015 Group exhibition – Entangled – Academie Galerie Utrecht

2014 Solo exhibition – Interbellum – Coffee Company Amsterdam

publications & talks (uncommissioned)

2017 Pitch at De Donkere Kamer – Pakhuis de Zwijger

2016 New Dutch Photography Talent (book)

2016 Rising High . self published .

2015 Aan de overkant . self published .

commissions (selection)

2021Co-productie vantentoonstelling Moonshine bij AnnetGelink Gallery, voor Bertien van Manen

2020 Co-productietentoonstelling Beyond The Image: Bertienvan Manen & Friends voor Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

2020 Mede-oprichter vanplatform Bedankt voor die bloemen –een printsale van 31 Rotterdamse kunstenaars, die in tijden van lockdown eenkunstwerk maakten met een bloem in de hoofdrol.

2019Co-curator &tentoonstellingsontwerp van PremiumBohemian (GalleryUntitled) in samenwerking met Florine van Rees

2019– heden Hosting voor D.I.R.T(Dutch Institute for Royal Taste)

2018 UNSEEN – Sales & bookmarket voorStephen Gill (fotograaf)

2018 Portraits for HKU – in collaboration with Kummer & Herrman

2018 Teaching a Seminar at HKU Media – Artificial Paradise

2017 - now Several photography workshops – Nowhere Amsterdam

2017 HKU Photography Department – portfolio reviews

2017 Portraits for HKU – in collaboration with Kummer & Herrman

2017 Photography for the Sikkens Foundation

2017 Sales assistant for Maarten Bel / This Art Fair (artist)

2016 – now Art direction and visual content for The Performance Bar

2015 Several images for Het Parool ( 3 months internship)






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