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Wil van Iersel >

Wil van Iersel (1965) lives in Amsterdam and works in Holland, Switzerland und Germany. As a photographer he works in longtime projects, that investigate documentary and journalistic image languages in a personal way.

Wil van Iersel studied at the 'Koninklijke Academie voor Beeldende Kunst' in Den Haag. From the city of Amsterdam he became the 'Aanmoedigingsprijs voor Fotografie'. Exhibitions in Holland, i.e. in Amsterdams Historic Museum, Spaarnestad fotoarchief and Nederlands Foto Museum. Publications in newspapers like NRC Handelsblad, NZZ am Sonntag. Catalogs i.e. Noorderlicht fotofestival 1999. Wil van Iersel also develops photography books in small editions. He has received various Stipends, i.e. from 'Fonds van Beeldende kunsten' and 'Amsterdams Fonds van de Kunst'. His works are in collections such as Gemeente Archief Amsterdam, Nederlands Fotomuseum and in Randstad fotocollectie.