About Iris Janssens

Iris Janssens (1992, Belgium) received a master’s degree in photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent in 2017.

Her work mainly consists out of long-term investigative documentary projects, such as her latest book ‘Did you know?’, which received international acclaim, winning the Kassel Dummy Award in 2019.

AWARDS:

EXHIBITIONS:
Upcoming:

MADRID // IED Madrid - Istituto Europeo di Design during PHotoEspaña // 5 June - 25 July 2019
DUBLIN // PhotoIreland Festival // 5 - 28 July 2019
NINGBO (China) // Photo Book Festival Ningbo Jiazazhi // September 2019
AARHUS // Photobook Week Aarhus // 3 - 6 October 2019
CLUJ-NAPOCA (Romania) // Fotopia Collective Festival // 10 - 20 October 2019
ISTANBUL // Istanbul Photobook Festival // 17 - 20 October 2019
PARIS // Paris Photo // 7 - 10 November 2019
ZAGREB // Organ Vida - International Photography Festival // December 2019
ROME // Officine Fotografiche Roma // January 2020

Past:

  • 2019: Photobook Belge 01.03.2019 - 06.10.2019

  • 2017: Land van fotografie, The longest gallery, Ghent.

  • 2017: De kotroute Ghent

  • 2017: De kotroute Antwerpen

  • Sold ‘Did you know?’ book at:

    Les Rencontres d’Arles 2017

    Unseen Amsterdam 2017

    The London Photograph Fair 2017
    New York Art Book Fair 2017

    Tipi Bookshop Brussels 2017 ‘till now.