Rineke Dijkstra is a contemporary photographer and video artist from the Netherlands. Rineke Dijkstra was born in Sittan, the Netherlands in the year 1958.
Rineke Diijkstra attended the Gerritt Rietveld Academie (Rietveld School of Art and Design) located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
The artist is renown for her portrait work that concentrates on the awkwardness of adolescence. She began her career in the 1990’s as a professional portrait photographer.
In this clip a montage of works by Rineke Dijkstra:
Diijkstra has created many successful series including people at the beach, going to nightclubs, and a mother and child series, and bullfighters.
Price range information: Works range from $10,000 to $150,000.
The artist was part of the 1997 and 2001 Venice Biennial.
Diijkstra is based out of Amserdam, the Netherlands.
Rineke Dijkstra captures all people, young and old, with an excellent touch. The only thing missing in her work is technology. Over the course of history young people are always looking for the newest technologies and ways to communicate.