Project omschrijving

dindi. (born in 1976 – artist name of Dindi van der Hoek) studied at the Willem de Kooning Academy & the Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With her staged underwater photography, dindi. focuses on the disagreement and balance of the inner in the female psyche, emphasizing the archetypical mother and woman. Reflections, visual distortion and movement of water are important elements of her visual language. She expands on classical painting styles through a contemporary content. The image always contains a contradiction. What seems to be fairy-like aesthetics morphs into an image in which frustration and destruction prevail. As a viewer you are confronted with images that are both intimate & intimidating visualizing a battle between egos.

dindi. both designs and makes the costumes and all attributes used in her photography her self, allowing her to fully control every detail of her work. Every work is so full of detail, that a closer look leaves you stunning …

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