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 work
BEN, KesselsKramer, Volvo, UPC, 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, Rijskwaterstaat, Vlieger communicatie, Het Stormt, De Toneelschuur, Less Agency, IFFR Rotterdam.