Biography | Carla van de Puttelaar

Carla van de Puttelaar

  • Born 1967, Zaandam
  • Lives and works in Amsterdam
  • Artist/photographer, Art Historian (Ph.D) and Lecturer (for example at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague)
  • Photo: Carla van de Puttelaar (ass. Fred Meijer)

Education

  • 2013 - September 2017 Utrecht University: Ph.D
  • August 2011 The Amsterdam/Maastricht Summer University: Activities and Societies: A history of oil painting in the Low Countries and its consequences for the visual arts, 1350-1550s
  • August 2009 The Amsterdam/Maastricht Summer University: Dutch Art of the Golden Age: Sources and Perspectives
  • 2002 Work Period Rijksacademie (Prix de Rome)
  • 1991-1996 Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Photography, Gerrit Rietveld Academy

Jury Memberships, Curatorships & Masterclasses

  • 2018 Selection Committee Member DNP
  • 2018 Jury Member World Press Photo Contest, People category
  • 2017 Seminars, Fotogram, Amsterdam
  • 2017 Selection Committee Member De Nederlandse Portretprijs
  • 2017 Guest Curator Naarden Fotofestivalr
  • 2017 Masterclasses, Maria Austria Institute, Amsterdam
  • 2016-2017 Masterclass Fotobond, Portrait department
  • 2016 Jury Member Foto Nationaal 2016, Fotobond
  • 2016 Jury Member Photo Book, Portraits 2016, Fotobond
  • 2016 Masterclass, IEFC, Barcelona
  • 2012 Curator KABK for Breda Photo

Awards & Grants

  • 2017 Pubication Grant, Mondriaan Fund
  • 2017 Artist of the Year 2018, semi-finalist
  • 2016 Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) 2016 Honorable Mention
  • 2016 PDN Annual 2016, Winner
  • 2016 Hellerau Photography Award, Nomination, Hellerau, Dresden, Germany
  • 2015 De Greif, selected for publication and exhibition Katrin Weber, Galerie f5,6, Munich
  • 2014 Bijdrage Bewezen Talent, Mondriaan Fund
  • 2012 Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) 2012 Bronze, People's Choice
  • 2010 Critical Mass 2010, Finalist
  • 2010 The Julia M. Cameron Award, Finalist
  • 2009 The 2009 International Photography Awards (IPA), Honorable Mention
  • 2009 Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) 2009 Honorable Mentions in 2 categories (Fine Art and Book)
  • 2009 The New York Photo Awards 2009 nomination in the Fine Art single Image category
  • 2008 The Black & White Spider Awards nomination in the Fine Art category
  • 2008 Publication Grant, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
  • 2006 Le Prix Découverte des Rencontres d'Arles nomination
  • 2003 Publication Grant, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
  • 2002 Prix de Rome finalist, Basic Prize winner
  • 2001 Grant, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
  • 1999 Starter stipend, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
  • 1997 Starter stipend, The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
  • 1996 Esther Kroon Award
  • 1996 Lee Photo Category Award

Special Assignments