Aloys Ginjaar

Aloys Ginjaar has worked for many years as a photographer, journalist and curator. His work was part of World Press Photo 1973, 1975, and 1977, and since 2000 he’s been organizing the monthly Photographers Evening in Amsterdam. Ginjaar has curated Dutch exhibitions for the New York Photofestival 2011 (Dutch Delight) & Photoville for the past three years. He’s been awarded the Golden Age Award for his activities for the Dutch Photographic community.


Archive Exhibitions Featuring Aloys Ginjaar

Face the Dutch / Contemporary Photography of The Netherlands

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2015

For ‘Face the Dutch,’ they have selected 28 Dutch photographers, among whom are Ilvy Njiokiktjien (National Photographer of the Netherlands 2013), Carla Kogelman (First Prize People at World Press Photo 2014) Marinka Masséus (Silver at Prix de la Photography Paris 2015), and Edgar Verhoeven (Silver at International Fine Art Photography).

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Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 5 Uplands
 archive : 2014

This exhibition was conceived in light of universal emotions and experiences. In search of the intrinsic value of life itself that give us strength through beauty, humor, hope and imagination. Values that feed our human consciousness and help us to overcome the trials and tribulations that we encounter in life. ALIVE! shows both artistic contemplations and human relationships in connection to society in different cultures and stages of life.

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Keep On Dreaming

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 5 Uplands
 archive : 2013

“Keep on Dreaming” shows the mental representation of thoughts, concepts, symbols and dreams of 23 Dutch Photographers. They invite you to a world of new ideas, romantic imagination and endless possibilities.

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The Wonder of Women

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 3
 archive : 2012

Curator Aloys Ginjaar will present a group show of 28 Dutch photographers that pays tribute to women titled “The Wonder of Woman.”

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