Rogier Maaskant Photography
Education

1993-1997 Royal Academy of Arts, The Hague, the Netherlands
1990-1993 Architecture - Polytechnic Faculty Rotterdam


Initiatives/Projects

jan 2013 - Clothes Drop Syria Humanitarian-aid-operation with the participation of 7 Art Academies in the Netherlands along with 40 other private addresses to serve as a drop-off point for clothes and aid. In 4 weeks time more then 30 tonnes of aid was collected, which was then shipped to refugees in Syria.
sep 2010 - Art Flow for Pakistan - Rotterdam, Benificial art-auction held at the NAi (Dutch Architecture Institute) 
mar 2010 - RotDocFotoFest - 'Close to Home' - Rotterdam 2010 - 1st Rotterdam Documentary Photography Festival in collaboration with 9 guest-curators
okt 2009 - Dagboek Charlois. (Charlois Diary) Bookproject with images and literary texts contributed by 18 adolescents from the neighboorhood Charlois, Rotterdam. In collaboration with 10 writers/poets.
may 2009 - 'Orbis Pictus Caravanus - Naarden 2009 - A travelling exhibition in a mobile home with an ever changing view on the world. With work by Aya Musa, Paul Versteeg and Bosz de Kler

Exhibitions:
jan 2022 - sense of presence - outdoor exhibition, Rotterdamoct 2021 - Atelier-route Kralingen, home gallery & Botanical garden Rotterdam 
july 2015 - UNGRAVITY - Margreeth Olsthoorn, Rotterdam
oct 2014 - Atelier-route Kralingen – exhibition new work and free portraits for visitors
sept 2014 - Route du Nord – Palmtree & dades
aug 2014 - Delirious Rotterdam – during world harbour days Rotterdam, Hulstkampgebouw Noordereiland
mar 2014 -Equilibrium – exhibition about the balance between work & life / home-gallery.
july 2013 - Arboretum Trompenburg – garden house. Pictures of trees.

oct 2012 - Portraits International Film Festival Rotterdam - In cooperation with EYE Filmmuseum & CBK Zuidoost.
apr 2009 - 'RogierSchietMotten' - 'RogierShootsMoths'  A selection of pictures of moths (Trichoptera) Museum of Natural History, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
nov 2007 -SML. Exhibition to celebrate the 325th birthday of the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague in cooperation with Guus Rijven and Susan van Hengstum
may 2006-W139/Basement, Amsterdam group-exhibition
nov 2004-'Rotterdam Bevalt' - Exhibition of 30 portraits of famous people from Rotterdam, Gallerie 'Vips-Art' Rotterdam
dec 2001 - Exhibition at gallerie 2 1/2 x 4 1/2, Amsterdam
dec 2001 -Dutch Photography Institute, presentation of SEC 08
 groupexhibition
oct 2000 -Exhibition gallerie 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 Amsterdam
 Sponsored by Art Lab Rotterdam
juli 1998 -Nieuwe Oogst. ' New Harvest'
 Mondriaanhuis Amersfoort. groupexhibition

sept 1997 - People of the City, Krefeld, groupexhibition
juli 1997 -Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague
dec 1996 -Streetgallery Amsterdam Centre of Photography three photographs taken at the fairground in Rotterdam

Publications
2013 Het Beste van Nederland (The best of the Netherlands) by Rik Zaal - Publisher: Lebowski 2009 PUBLICATION, bi-annual printed publication by Nick Turpin, UK
2004 Rotterdam Bevalt, 30 interviews with famous people from Rotterdam
           Publisher: Uitgeverij Kapstok

2002 Prix de Rome 2002, Uitgeverij 010 Publishers, Rotterdam (longlist)
2001 Panl Awards # 11, Portfolio series: Silver People: Silver & Gold
2001 Camera Austria, Forum no. 75
2001 SEC O8 2000 Search For Art 4.0 www.searchforart.org
1999 SEEN - Canon Magazine, portfolio Innocent Bystanders
1998 Camera Austria, Forum. No. 62-63
1996 European Cultural Foundation, Images Of Europe

Teaching/courses

sept 2012/jan 2013 - Teacher/tutor Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam

Awards/Lists

2005 - Best magazine photograph, the Netherlands. (Neelie Kroes, issued in Intermediair)
2002 - Magnet (best photography recruitment advertisement for IBM)
2002 - Long list Prix de Rome
2001 - Photography Award of the Netherlands (PANL) - 1 gold and 2 silver nominations
2000 - Search for Art nominee, a worldwide call by Mandarina Duck. Publication with work by  100 contemporary artists.


Commercial/Editorial work
Less Agency, IFFR Rotterdam, BEN, KesselsKramer, Volvo, SVB, IBM, VPRO, Aegon, New York Times, ING, ARA Advertising, Interpay, CARP, Intermediair, HP de Tijd, Credits Media, ING/Postbank, ILSE, Ordina, THONIK, Ontwerpwerk, TPG-Post, De Groene Amsterdammer, Leuke Dingen Doen, Ordina, De Werkvloer, Quote Magazine, Safe Magazine, Rijkswaterstaat, Vlieger communicatie, Het Stormt, De Toneelschuur Haarlem.