Re-visiting - Glen Loin – No Plate Arrochar, May 2012 56°14.298'N 4°43.905' © Chrystel Lebas

Chrystel Lebas / Regarding Nature


With the exhibition Regarding Nature, this will be the first time that the unique, monumental landscape photographs of French landscape photographer Chrystel Lebas are shown in the Netherlands. Lebas garnered international acclaim through her panoramic photographs, created at twilight. This project shows her most recent – and what is perhaps her most ambitious – project… read more

Boulogne-sur-Mer © Cary Markerink

Theo Baart & Cary Markerink / After Baldus: Travels in a Wounded Landscape


Inspired by the beautiful 19th-century photo album Le Chemin de Fer du Nord, Theo Baart and Cary Markerink – acclaimed for documentary photo projects such as Nagele and Snelweg – retraced the footsteps of the photographer Édouard Baldus (1813–1889), turning their camera towards the man-made landscape of northern France. In their series After Baldus they… read more

Camille I & II, 2006 © Jeff Cowen

Jeff Cowen / Photoworks


In an age when the world, and the medium of photography in particular, is dominated by digital techniques, and the attribute of authenticity is acquiring ever more value, the work of Jeff Cowen has a special place. In Cowen’s approach the transience and ephemerality of photography is paradoxically united with the immortality and tractability of… read more

Antonio Beato (1834-1906)
Standbeeld van Ramses II in Memphis, Egypte / Stat-ue of Ramses II at Memphis, Egypt, ca. 1880-1890
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, RP-F-1997-27-56

In Egypt / Travellers and Photographers, 1850–1900


This spring, Huis Marseille will host a major exhibition about 19th century photography in Egypt. Join us for a trip along the Nile in the footsteps of the many travellers and photographers who rediscovered the country in the 19th century. The exhibition consists entirely of objects from Dutch collections and offers a diverse portrayal of… read more

Ahmed Osoble (Denizens of Brussels), 2015 © Andres Serrano

Andres Serrano


More information will follow. read more

© Lionel Wendt. Courtesy galerie Ton Peek (Utrecht)

Lionel Wendt / Ceylon


There is something special going on with regard to the oeuvre of Sri Lankan photographer Lionel Wendt (1900-1944). After a period of relative oblivion, Wendt was rediscovered – or discovered, in fact – worldwide as a unique, individualistic photographer who availed himself of experimental techniques and modern compositions. Wendt’s choice of subjects was eclectic: from… read more

Untitled (L.P.#2), 2014-2015 © Juul Kraijer

Juul Kraijer / Chimaera


More information will follow. read more

Untitled I © Jamie Hawkesworth

Landscape with Tree / by Jamie Hawkesworth


Over the last five years the young British photographer Jamie Hawkesworth (1987) has produce dan astonishing body of work that has made his reputation as one of the great new names in fashion photography. Hawkesworth himself draws no distinction between his fashion photography, reportage, or independent work. His photographs are characterized by a fascination for… read more

Chrystel Lebas, Regarding Nature - Tuinzaal. Foto: Eddo Hartmann

Guided Tour in Regarding Nature

with photographer Chrystel Lebas

On 5 March, the last day of the exhibition, Huis Marseille presents a final chance for a guided tour by the photographer herself. In one hour, Chrystel Lebas will take you through Regarding Nature to tell you all about her most ambitious and fascinating project to date. Regarding Nature marks the first time that Lebas’… read more

JC 83/00
Jeff Cowen
"Untitled Berlin XXXV", 2014
Silbergelatineabzug, Mischtechnik, Unikat
127 x 172 cm

A conversation with Jeff Cowen

featuring photographer Jeff Cowen and Jim Casper, editor-in-chief of LensCulture

‘This is art for me. If something only engages me intellectually it’s simply not enough. It must also touch my humanity, emotions and spirit otherwise it belongs in the garbage. It must raise me up…’ – Jeff Cowen On 12 March, the day after the opening of the new exhibitions, Huis Marseille presents a program… read more

Camille I & II, 2006 © Jeff Cowen

Interview: Jeff Cowen


With Jeff Cowen / Photoworks Huis Marseille presents the first large-scale museum retrospective of the American photographer Jeff Cowen (New York, 1966) whose masterly, tactile, and sculptural photographic works are strongly linked to contemporary practices. Ann Gimpel, Collection and Exhibitions Coordinator at Huis Marseille, interviewed him about his motivations, techniques and more. Jeff Cowen /… read more

Look Cook Look!, Vanuatu, 2015 © Scarlett Hooft Graafland

Interview: Scarlett Hooft Graafland

Shores Like You

In Shores Like You Huis Marseille presents photographs drawn from the series that Scarlett Hooft Graafland (Maarn, 1973) has been making in recent years. For her latest works she travelled from Vanuatu to Peru, Socotra, Dubai and Sweden. Nicky van Banning, Collection and Exhibitions Assistant at Huis Marseille, interviewed her on her working methods, her… read more

Stephen Shore wordt geïnterviewd door Edie Peters en Bert Teunissen tijdens de 28e Donkere Kamer, een terugkerend evenement over fotografie georganiseerd door de DuPho en PhotoQ.

Interview: Stephen Shore


The work of renowned American photographer Stephen Shore has been getting a lot of attention. His work is currently showing in travelling exhibition This Place and a retrospective has been touring Spain, France and Germany, and is on show at Huis Marseille from 10 June 2016 till 4 September 2016. The MoMA is planning a major retrospective in the United States in the fall of 2017. Huis Marseille’s project curator Hinde Haest spoke to Stephen Shore about his retrospective. read more

Untitled (2014-02-22-086) © Jeroen Robert Kramer

Interview: Jeroen Robert Kramer

Une Femme

Une Femme, ‘a woman’, is where the story of the Dutch photographer Jeroen Robert Kramer begins and where it ends; but she is never actually shown. Kramer sketches the life of Monsieur Khiar, who – like Kramer himself – lives in Beirut, and in whose company he lives in the aftermath of civil war. The… read more

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2014 © Martin Roemers

Interview: Martin Roemers on ‘Metropolis’

a conversation with assistant curator Anna Kruyswijk

In 2007 the Dutch photographer Martin Roemers started travelling all over the world to photograph ‘megacities’ – those home to over 10 million people – for his project Metropolis. Dynamic streams of movement and static infrastructure determine the composition of his photographs, the image forming a crossroads at which different lives converge. Although the visual… read more

Eddo Hartmann & Koryo Studio - Birthday of Kim Il Sung, 2014

Eddo Hartmann opens exhibition in North Korea

Photos were on display in Huis Marseille earlier in 2015

In March 2015, Huis Marseille opened the exhibition Eddo Hartmann / Setting the Stage: Pyongyang, North Korea. In this show, Hartmann exhibited photos which he made of architecture in the capitol of elusive North Korea. This exhibition is now continued in that very land: Hartmann has become the first Western photographer to open a public… read more


Petros Act
Untitled, Juul Kraijer, 2013, 16, 24, 1/15, digitale C-print op archival papier, HMA-2013-12
D.N.A. [Flamboya], 2007, © Viviane Sassen
Krantenwaterval, Dodewaard, Hanne van der Woude, 2011, 55, 45, 1/10 +2 AP, digitale C-print van dia, HMA-2015-40
from the Somnyama Ngonyama series: Bester II, Paris, Zanele Muholi, 2014, 90x66,3, 1/8, ontwikkelgelatinezilverdruk, HMA-2015-42
Ahmed Osoble (Denizens of Brussels), 2015 © Andres Serrano
Basim Magdy I
Pirituba, Caio Reisewitz, 2013, 55, 42, 4/8, HMA-2015-35
Untitled, From the series 'Mariées Marocaines', 2000, Valérie Belin
Camille I, 2012 © Jeff Cowen
Kawaguchiko, from the serie 'half awake and half asleep in the water', Asako Narahashi, 2003, 60, 90, 10/12, C-print, HMA-2008-28
Traceryscape NZ221, Aki Lumi & Yuki Onodera, 2007, 108, 127, Uniek, verf op gelatine-zilverprint, HMA-2009-16
Chun 9
Camille II, 2012 © Jeff Cowen
Lixenberg Wilteysha-1993
S # 2, Beate Guetschow, 2005, 217, 182, ?/5, ontwikkelgelatinezilverdruk, HMA-2005-11

JAPAN, Tokyo,
Shibuya Crossing, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 2013

Asia, city, cities, urban, Capital, megacity, mega city, architecture, people, movement, hectic, motion, masses, crowd, mass, crowds, infrastructure, roads, streets, street, streetlife, street life, traffic, driving, drive, taxi, car, cars, rush hour, traffic jam, jam, congestion, transport, mobility, economy, markets, shop, shopping, commercial, commercial area, residential, residential area, modern, pedestrians, evening, night, nightlife, advertising, commercials, billboard, consumption, consumer, Starbucks, shopper, shoppers, metropolis, crowd, crowds, megacity, mega city, megacities, mega cities, cityscape, masses, mass, urban,

JAPAN, Tokio
Azie, stad, steden, mega stad, megastad, hoofdstad, mensen, panorama, ruimtelijke ordening, architectuur, huizen,  woonwijk, wonen, mensenmassa, drukte, menigte, massa, hektiek, hectiek, beweging, hectisch, energie, straat,  straatleven, winkel, winkelen, winkels, economie, infrastructuur, mobiliteit, taxi, auto, auto's, rijden, spitsuur, spits, avondspits, file, opstopping, hectisch verkeer, verkeer, modern, voetgangers

JAPAN, Tokyo   
Geography / Travel, Asien, Stadt, Stadtansicht,  Hauptstadt, Menschen, Chaos, Hektik, Bewegung, Massa, Strassenszene, Infrastruktur, Strasse, Strassenkreuzung, Verkehr, Spitzenzeit,  Stau, Strassenverkehr, Stadtverkehr, Mobilität, Mobilitat, fahren, Transport, Auto, Autos, PKW, Wirtschaft, Oekonomie, Geschäft, Laden, modern, Fussgaenger

Photo: Martin Roemers
Joseph Dlamini (Eye test), Matsho Tsmombeni squatter camp, Mikhael Subotzky, 2012, 100, 100, 5 + 1 AP =AP 1/2, inkjetprint, HMA-2014-17
It, 2006, © Daido Moriyama
Jet Engines Tucson, Arizona, USA, 2006, © Edward Burtynsky

error: Deze inhoud is beveiligd. Wil u beeld of tekst van onze website aanvragen? Mail naar / This content is protected. If you would like to request text or images from this website, please contact