Sjoerd Knibbeler (1981, Weert, Netherlands)
Sjoerd Knibbeler explores the scientific quest to discover the world through an experimental and performative approach of photography. His work has been shown in solo exhibitions at Foam Photography Museum (NL), Espace Images (CH), Contact Festival (CA) and Villa Noailles (F). Notable group exhibitions include Quickscan NL#02, Dutch Photo Museum (NL) and the travelling Paris Photo / Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards in 2015, which included his shortlisted artist book Paper Planes. In 2015, he won the Grand Prix du Jury Photographie at the 30th International Festival in Hyères, France and was selected as Foam Talent. Sjoerd Knibbeler is a member of the European photography collective Piece of Cake.