The  Photographer

ELISABETH VAN AALDEREN, 
THE NETHERLANDS

 

The VILA TALENT AWARDS international jury has awarded Elisabeth van Aalderen the award for photography talent of the year! 

 

ABOUT ELISABETH VAN AALDEREN

Elisabeth has a bachelor of Design graduate, pathway Fashion Communication at the Utrecht School of Arts. After her graduation, she applied for the photography department of the Fotovakschool in Amsterdam. After one year she decided to develop herself further as an autodidact. From that point, driven by imagination, curiosity and intuition, she try to portray realistic and with a clean cut. Youthful portraits and abstract landscapes inspired by her travels.

 

See Elisabeths reaction when we told her the good news

 

ELISABETH´S CONTRIBUTION

"My pictures focus on highlighting a feminine dress, a statement coat and a velvet suit worn on the street of Haarlem, Amsterdam. I try to draw attention to all the details and playful fabrics of the clothes. These are portraits of a girl having fun" says Elisabeth

MOTIVATION OF THE JURY FOR AWARDING ELISABETH VAN AALDEREN

Member of the international jury, Cara Schiffelers, Fashion Director at Dutch Marie Claire, found that “Like no other, Elisabeth embodies the pretty picture focus on the female look which is representative for VILA. Modern with a distinctive twist!”

Maria Nordstrøm Solberg, head of VILA marketing, found that: “I am thrilled and looking very much forward to working with Elisabeth, and I am looking forward to the challenge of mutual influence, seeing what Elisabeth will bring to the shoot in interpreting VILA.”

 

 

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