Wassink Lundgren

The Netherlands, Amsterdam Van Zoetendaal Collections

WassinkLundgren is a collaboration between Dutch photographers Thijs groot Wassink (1981) and Ruben Lundgren (1983) who work and live in London and Beijing, respectively. They received Bachelors of Arts in Photography at the Utrecht School of Arts (2001-2005) and went on to receive Masters in Fine Arts in Photography from the Central Saint Martins in London (2007-2008) and the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing (2007- 2010). Their work has been shown in group exhibitions across the world from Bilboa to New York to Beijing, as well as solo exhibitions in Amsterdam and Beijing. The duo has received numerous prizes including the Prix du Livre (Rencontres d'Arles, France), Best books of 2007/2008 (by Thomas Weski at Fotoforum Kassel), Nomination Theme Art Award (Art Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Nomination KLM Paul Huf Award, Nomination Piet Bakker prijs (Utrecht School of the Arts) and Nomination Kunstanjers (Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds).