Biography

Sabrina Bongiovanni is a Dutch born, London-based photographer creating work in fashion, advertising, fine art and beyond. She is a master of developing visual ideas and known for her distinct graphic and abstract take on fashion and portrait-esque photography, also her minimalist style with vivid colours attract the eye of the viewers. 

Sabrina graduation project received the Bernd and Hilla Becher young talent award. Since then, her works have continually expanded beyond the boundaries between fashion and art. She has collaborated with numerous magazines such as Muse, Wallpaper*, Elle and a range of commercial clients including Shiseido, Vlisco and Kesselskramer. Her recent exhibition was held at the National Museum in the Hague and her works have been sold to private collectors and cultural institutions.

 

Exhibitions

2016
Thomasine Barneknow 10 year of glove design
Regionmusseet Kristianstad Sweden

2015
Ode aan de Nederlandse Mode
Gemeente Museum Den Haag

2015
Alles behalve Kleren
Museum Arnhem

2013
Campaign for Wool
De oude kerk, Amsterdam

2012
There is something happening here* 
Brancolini Grimaldi, London.

Gods and Demons* Schulze Art Projects, Berlin.

2011
A strange Loop*, video installation i.c.w. with And beyond, Arnhem Fashion Biennial.

PANL Silver award fashion* The Netherlands.

2010
The Undaunted II*, Fashion Clash, Timmerfabriek Maastricht.

2009
The Undaunted II*, i.c.w. And beyond, Meneer de Wit, Amsterdam.
30 Days Left*, Kabinet pop-up store, Fashion Biennial Arnhem.

2008
Dutch Touch Rome* Dutch Fashion Foundation, Flanders Fashion Institute, Antwerpen.
Spectacle* And beyond, Red Light Fashion District, Amsterdam.

2007
Komplex 496*, Suzanne Biederberg Gallery, Amsterdam.
Happy/Elle Girl , Arnhem Mode Biënnale.
Apocalypse, Foto Festival Naarden.
Dutch Touch NY/IKEA world, Art Directors Club, New York.

2005
Disoriëntation, Rialto theater, Amsterdam.

2003
Experience, Foto Biënnale Rotterdam.

2002
Erasmus Encouragement Prize, curated by Bernd and Hilla Becher.
PicturesEternity /Stage, Museum for Modern Art, Den Bosch.

 

* Exhibitions i.c.w. Barrie Hullegie

Clients

Andbeyond Studio’s
Architectural Digest
Arnhem Mode Biënnale
Artez
Bijenkorf
Binger Filmlab
BSUR
Bugaboo
Campaign for Wool
Dutch Fashion Foundation
Elle
Elle Girl
Elsevier Stijl
Elsien Gringhuis
Emio Greco/PC
Etsy
Forbo
ING
LAAEL
Gemeente Museum Den Haag
Glamcult
Intuïtiefabriek
Jef Montes
Kessels Kramer
Mainstudio
Missoni
Muse Magazine
Nike
Orson+Bodil
Parool
Pauline van Dongen
Shiseido
Staat…
Sober
The Invisibleparty
The Room Magazine
ThomasE.Creations
Turnover
125 Magazine
NRC next
Rabobank
Tropen Museum
Vanity Fair
Van Lennep
VBAT
Vlisco
Wallpaper*
Welt Woche
WE
W Hotel
Wink