August 2017




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My work ‘Structures of Power’ will be part of Photo Festival Schiedam (NL).
Which will take place in October.
Fotofestival Schiedam
October 12 - 22
Location to be confirmed




July 2017




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Güray Oskay has written an article about my work for the Turkish Magazine Architecture Unlimited. The article is both in Turkish as well as English. You can also find it online.
'Anomali Önleyici Olarak Mimarlik'
July 2017
by Güray Oskay




July 2017




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Annette Hans has written an article about my practice for the magazine of Künstlerhaus Bethanien, where I was an artist-in-residence for two months in 2016.
BE Magazine
By Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
BE No. 24




June 2017




Image credit: Jeune Création



My work will be part of a projection during this years Jeune Création exhibition. The slideshow will also be part of screenings during Festival Rencontres d'Arles.
Jeune Création
Thaddhaeus Ropac Gallery
Pantin (FR)
July 8 - July 21




June 2017




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My work is featured in a group show at Foam,
Photography Museum of Amsterdam.
The Festival is entitled Foam Fusion and is hosted in honor of the 15th birthday of the museum.
Foam Fusion
June 09 - 11
Keizersgracht 609
Amsterdam, NL




May 2017




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I'm very glad to announce that I will be receiving a grant from Stroom, the Hague. This means it will now be possible to publish my False Positives book.
The book will be published by FW: and designed by Hans Gremmen.
If you wish to be informed upon the release of the new edition, feel free to contact me.




May 2017




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This weekend the opening of my solo exhibition in Luxembourg took place. The European Month of Photography is hosted in Luxembourg, so definitely worth a visit!
Curated by Danielle Igniti.
Solo show
Structures of Power

Centre d'Art Dominique Lang (LU)
06/05/2017 - 09/06/2017
Check opening times here




May 2017




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This coming week I will head to Istanbul to give a lecture about my work to the architecture department of Maltepe University.
Urban View
May 12th
Maltepe University, Istanbul (TR)




May 2017




Image credit: Paolo Ciregia, from Perestrojka




From May 1st until the end of the same month, my work will be displayed at the Diffusion International Photography Festival in Cardiff.
Diffusion
Unit 15
Mermaid Quay
Cardiff Bay
United Kingdom




March 2017




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I'm extremely happy to announce that I will be receiving a 'Young Talent' grant for the further development of my work from the Mondriaan Fund.
Mondriaan Fund
The public cultural funding organization focusing on visual arts and cultural heritage.




March 2017




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For the Ligne d'Artistes of Parisian fashion brand Agnès b, we designed a t-shirt with my photograph.
Agnès b X Esther Hovers
Ligne d'Artistes
Silk screen print / Double stitching.
Order it here




March 2017




Image credit: Studio Magazine




Studio magazine #11_ Terrific, is now available. My work is part of a featured essay by Vassilis Alymaras (architect and lecturer based in Istanbul).
STUDIO is an architecture and urbanism Magazine.
STUDIO magazine
#11_ Terrific
Sublime vs. Terror / Ruins Act2
by Vassilis Alymaras




March 2017




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I'll be giving a talk about my work at Witte de With, Centre for Contemporary Art, in Rotterdam. This is part of the Class of '17 program. Furthermore, there will be a talk and performance by Frans van Lent. 
Artist Talk / Witte de With
March 7, starting 12pm
Witte de Withstraat 50
Rotterdam




February 2017




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Opening on February 17 at 7 pm at the C/O Berlin Foundation: "Watched! Surveillance Art & Photography"
My work is part of this group show in Berlin, which includes works by Julian Röder, Viktoria Bintschok, Hito Steyerl, Trevor Paglen, Jill Magid, Hasan Elahi, Paolo Cirio, Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, James Bridle and Ai Wei Wei.
18/02/2017 - 23/04/2017
C/O Berlin Foundation




February 2017




Image credit: Jan van der Til, Book IV




On the occasion of the fifth edition of the Portfolio Review, a group show featuring the works of nine artists from the past editions will be taking place at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf.
This includes works by Thomas Albdorf, Andrey Bogush, Maurice van Es, Esther Hovers, Paul Hutchinson, Vendula Knopová, Sasha Kurmaz, Jan van der Til and Nikolas Ventourakis.
02/02/2017 - 12/03/2017
NRW-Forum Düsseldorf




January 2017




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Two of my photographs were featured with an article about the idea of a universal income in French newspaper Libération.




January 2017




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My work will be part of a group exhibition entitled "Glut: Images, information and excess".
The show opens January 16 at the Holden Gallery in Manchester.
16/01/2017 - 03/03/2017
Holden Gallery, Manchester UK




January 2017




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I shot a short series for De Correspondent. The photos accompany an essay on habits by Bregje Hofstede.
You can find it
here.




December 2016




Image credit: ALAN Gallery




January 5th will be the opening of a group show entitled 'New Photography II'. My work is part of this show in Istanbul.
05/01/2017 - 05/02/2017
ALAN Gallery
,
Istanbul




November 2016




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A few of my False Positives images just went live on wetransfer. An interview about the project will follow shortly (November 17).
Part of wetransfer backgrounds are booked by advertisers, the rest is dedicated to the work of artists. Check it out here.




October 2016




Image credit: LDS Gallery




October 22 will be the opening of a public installation of contemporary photography in the main street of Reggio Emilia (IT).
This installation includes one of my works, and
another by Alberto Sinigaglia. There will be music and drinks, stop by if you're in the neighbourhood: LDS Gallery at Via Luigi Carlo Farini. The event is curated by Luca Massaro.




October 2016




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On October 22 I will be giving a talk about False Positives in Brighton, at the Miniclick Photo Talks. This is part of this year's Brighton Photo Fringe.




October 2016




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October 13-15 will be a pop-up exhibition to launch Galerie Circulations. A few of my works are included and for sale there. I can't be there myself but please drop by if you're in the neighbourhood.
Opening at 19h
21 rue des Filles du Calvaire - Paris 3e




October 2016




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This week was the launch of a publication I made in collaboration with the StartPoint Prize in Prague, CZ.
The book is a modest catalogue of my works.
"Structures of Power"
on the works of Esther Hovers
Edition of 300




September 2016




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False Positives is featured in M, Le Magazine du Monde this weekend, with four spreads.
“Présumés Suspects"
Text by Juliette Briancard
No. 260, September 10




August 2016




Image credit: Künstlerhaus Bethanien




I am very excited to spend the next two months in an artist residency in Berlin (Sept / Oct. 2016) This is a residency programme called
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, situated in Kreuzberg. If you happen to be in the city, let me know!




August 2016




Image credit: Fotopub




I just got back from a week of Fotopub Festival. This is a festival in Novo Mesto, Slovenia. I was invited to show my work by a
young Dutch platform called Dockingstation I took over their instagram account for the duration of the festival.




May 2016




Image credit: M, Le Magazine du Monde




My work is mentioned in this weeks M, the magazine of Le Monde.
Le M,
Visions d'Europe
by Claire Guillot
May 21 2016




May 2016




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I will be traveling to Luxemburg to join the portfolio reviews at Pomhouse / CNA. Saturday May 14th is a public event at the
Pomhouse, during which the work of all participating artists will be presented.




May 2016




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My work is featured in an Italian printed weekly called Pagina99.
'In strada siamo tutti criminale',
April 30 2016




April 2016




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I just got back from a great week of exhibiting at Salone del Mobile in Milan. Together with a group of KABK alumni and students,
I presented work in progress called 'Scenarios'. An overview of our work can be found here.




April 2016




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I'm very glad to be one of the lucky ones to receive a grand from the Young Art Fund Amsterdam.
A big thank you to the board and all members of YAA !




March 2016




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Lise Martin wrote a nice piece about my work for the French Grazia. You can read it here.
It features my portrait by the wonderful Katarína Gališinová.
'Les Faux Criminels'
by Lise Martin
Grazia FR No. 0336




March 2016




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Great news!
My work is being shown in the Parisian metro. As part of the 2016 Festival Circulation(s).
My photos can be found at:



Hôtel de Ville
Bir Hakeim
Luxembourg
Jaurès
La Chapelle
(March 22 - June 26)
Pont de Neuilly
Opéra
Cité
Saint-Augustin
La Motte-Piquet-Grenelle
(March 22 - April 4)




March 2016




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False Positives is featured in the new issue of the British Journal of Photography.
BJP
Weird Science issue
No. 7846, 2016




March 2016




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An overview of my work is soon to be seen in an exhibition at the Tribew Publishing House in Paris.
(March 25 - April 8)
The 25th is also the launch of the E-Book, which I made in collaboration with Tribew. Come and stop by between 14 - 20hrs if you're in the neighbourhood!
Editions Tribew
41 Rue des Tournelles
Paris 3e




March 2016




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From March 17 - May 2 an overview of my work is ondisplay at Stroom in the Hague, NL. You can find it near the entrance at the 'OpZicht' wall.
Stroom
Hogewal 1
The Hague, NL




February 2016




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'False Positives' is featured in this week's Courrier International, in France.
Courrier International
'Tendances - Flagrants Délits'
No. 1320, February 18 - 24, 2016




February 2016




Image credit: Wired.com




'False Positives' is featured on WIRED. Laura Mallonee has written a piece about my project.
'Can you spot the suspicious behavior in these photos?'
February 2 2016




February 2016




Image credit: Esther Hovers / Arti et Amicitiae




'False Positives' will be exhibited in a group show at Arti et Amicitiae in Amsterdam, opening February 6.
Arti et Amicitiae,
Rokin 112
Amsterdam, NL




January 2016




Image credit: Portfolio Reviews Düsseldorf




I will be traveling to Düsseldorf to participate in the portfolio reviews at the NRW-Forum. I'll be giving a short presentation about my work along with the other artists. This is a public event at the NRW-Forum, February 13, starting at 11 am.
NRW-Forum,
Ehrenhof 2
Düsseldorf, DE.




November 2015




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This past year I have been working on a project about the 'Lucent Dans Theater', the 'Dr. Anton Philipszaal' and the Royal Conservatory of the Hague. All three buildings
will be united in one new construction in the centre of the Hague. The series is now finished an will soon be featured in the online database of the Archive of the Hague, NL.




November 2015




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This Friday was the opening of the exhibition 'Now or Never #3' at GEM, the Hague. My work is part of this group exhibition, which
shows the work of 12 KABK fine art and photography graduates of the past two years. The show will run until January 17 2016.




November 2015




Image credit: YET Magazine




'False Positives' will be featured in YET magazine's ninth issue; 'Control'.




November 2015




Image credit: YET Magazine




During Paris Photo, YET Magazine has launched an archive book that focusses on the past nine issues of the magazine. One of my photographs is part of it.




October 2015




Image credit: BNO img Lab




Coming Tuesday, October 27, I will give a short talk about my latest project 'False Positives' at Nieuwe Instituut. I will be giving this talk in Dutch.
Pioneers, BNO img Lab
Nieuwe Instituut
Rotterdam, NL




October 2015




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Coming Wednesday, October 21, I will give a talk about my project 'False Positives' at the Torpedo Theater. I will talk in Dutch.
De Mus
Torpedo Theater
Sint Pieterspoortsteeg 33
Amsterdam, NL




October 2015




Image credit: Esther Hovers for De Correspondent




For Dutch online in depth news platform, I photographed philosipher Beate Roessler. Correspondent Maurits Martijn wrote a very
interesting article on his interview with her about her research into today's privacy issues.




October 2015




Image credit: Unknown




I'm very honoured to announce that I am the winner of the Steenbergen Stipend 2015. This is a prize for Dutch photography graduates.
My work and the projects of the other nominees is on display at the Dutch Photo Museum in Rotterdam until November 1.




October 2015




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'False Positives' will be part of the French Photography Festival Circulation(s). My work was chosen along with the work of 23 other young European photographers. The festival will take place from March 26 until June 26 at the CENTQUATRE-Paris.
CENTQUATRE-Paris
5 Rue Curial
Paris 19e




October 2015




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'Le jury organisé pour le Prix Tribew récompense Esther Hovers'.
Tribew is a publishing house specializing in in digital publications. My work has been
selected by the jury for a digital publication, which is to be launched during Circulation(s) in March in Paris.




September 2015




Image credit: Startpoint Prize




I'm glad to announce that I am the winner of the 2015 Startpoint Prize. This is a prize for European art graduates. In the spring of 2016 I will head back to Prague for a month long
residency. Work of all the nominees is on show at the National Gallery, Fairtrade Palace until the 1st of November.




September 2015




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False Positives is currently on display at the Citroën Kunsthal in Amsterdam. This venue is part of the Unseen Photo Festival 2015.
The work will be exhibited until October 26 and is represented by gallery Ron Mandos.




September 2015




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My book False Positives has been shortlisted for the Unseen Dummy Award. You can come see it at the book market at Unseen Photo Fair.
From 18-20 September. Also, be sure to check out 'Anthropocene' by my former classmate Cleo Wächter.




September 2015




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My work is on it's way to Prague! It will be on display at the National Gallery, Fairtrade Palace, Prague CZ
Startpoint Prize Exhibition
National Gallery, Prague (CZ)
09/29/2015 - 11/01/2015




August 2015




Image credit: Unknown




I'm very happy to be the winner of the Ron Mandos Photo Talent 2015 as well as the Ron Mandos Visitor's Award.
This is part of the 'Best of Graduates' group show at gallery Ron Mandos.




August 2015




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'False Positives' is part of a group show over at Gallery Ron Mandos. This exhibition gathers the work of recent art graduates from different disciplines and academies.
Best of Graduates
Galerie Ron Mandos, Amsterdam (NL)
08/08/2015 - 08/29/2015




July 2015




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I'm very happy to announce that my work 'False Positives' has been nominated for the Steenbergen Stipend. The project will be exhibited at the Dutch
Photo Museum in Rotterdam, in a group show displaying the work of all 5 nominees.
The exhibition will be open between Sept 26th and Nov 1st.




July 2015




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One of the photographs of my graduation project 'False Positives' is featured in today's paper.
Dutch newspaper NRC Next.
In Beeld: 'Rennen, opsplitsen, stilstaan'.
July 3rd, 2015







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