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  1. Maroesjka Lavigne (b.1989, Belgium) gained her Masters in Photography at Ghent University in the summer of 2012. Her work has been shown internationally at the Foam Talent exhibition in Amsterdam, The Robert Mann Gallery in New York, Galerie Hug in Paris and Museum Saint Guislain in Gent, Belgium, among others. She self-published a book called ‘ísland’ in 2012 that sold out.  Her latest  project 'Lost Lands' was recently exhibited in the Robert Mann Gallery in New York. Her latest monograph book ' Someone, Somewhere, Sometime ' contains her 4 previous projects and is copublished by Radius Books and Robert Mann Gallery

    She was selected for the Talent Call at Fotomuseum Amsterdam (FOAM) Netherlands 2012 and was the winner of the Emerging Talent competition of Lensculture in 2014 with the series ‘You are More than beautiful‘. In 2015 she won the Harry Penningsprijs in Eindhoven,Netherlands and in 2016 she won 1st place in the Landscape Category at the Sony World Photography Awards with her project Land of Nothingness. She is currently living and working in Ghent, Belgium.


    Lost Lands, Solo Exhibition, October - December, Robert Mann Gallery 2019

    Antwerp Photo, June 24 - September 30, Loodswezen Antwerpen 2018

    Floating Japan, July 7 - October 1, Kasteeltuinen Arcen, Nederland 2017

    Brassage Photographique, June 17 - September 17, Villers-la-ville, Belgium 2017

    Paris Photo with Robert Mann Gallery, Grand Palais, Paris November 2016

    Jeonju International Photography Festival, Seoul Korea, May 2016

    Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition, London, Somerset House, April 2016

    AIPAD photo fair with Robert Mann Gallery, New York, April 14 - April 17, 2016

    Land of Nothingness, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, March 2016

    Harry Penningsprijs, Harry Pennings Gallery, Eindhoven, November, 2015

    Facing Japan, Guislain Museum, Gent, Belgium, June - September 2015

    Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, France, March 2015

    BEELDSCHOON, WTC Art Gallery Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 5-22 Februari 2015

    Brugge Photo - Asia Express, December, 2015

    Paris Photo with Robert Mann Gallery, 13-16 November, Grand Palais Paris

    Solo exhibition, Flanders centre, Osaka, Japan, june 2014

    Duo Exhibition with Annelie Vandendael,Vander Weyden Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium, June 2014

    Summer of Photography, Bozar, CC Strombeek, Belgium, june 2014

    Solo exhitbion, Island, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, march-april 2014

    Unknown Masterpieces, Knokke, Belgium, March 2014

    Solo exhitbion, VOC Hasselt, Belgium, march 2014

    Fotojaarproject, CC Strombeek, Belgium, 2014

    Expo Rome, Solo tentoonstelling, Rome, Mei 2013

    CC Strombeek, 40 jaar Strombeek / Fotojaarproject, April 2013

    IMAGINE 2, Groepstentoonstelling, Flanders centre, Osaka, Japan, June 2013

    UNSEEN Amsterdam, Groepstentoonstelling, Amsterdam, 2012

    44 Gallery, Solo tentoonstelling, België, 2012



     L’Officiel multiple commissions ex. Almine Rech, Brussels, Dries van Noten, Antwerp

    Photography expo brochure CC strombeek 40 year anniversary

    T- Magazine (The New York Times Style Magazine) Jalouse, Charlotte collard - fashion shoot, Brussels

    You are More Than beautiful, CC Strombeek, Belgium

    Not seeing is a Flower, Flanders centre, Osaka, Japan



    Photography “The Reykjavik Grapevine” , Newspaper Iceland (1 month)



    Finalist Magnum Photography Awards

    Sony World Photography Awards - 1st prize landscape category, London, 2016

    Harry Penningsprijs - Not seeing is a Flower, Netherlands, 2015

    Emerging Talent Lens Culture - You are more than beautiful, US, 2014

    Winner Lens Culture Photography award, US, 2013

    Nominated for the Photoacademy Award, the Netherlands, 2012

    Finalist Talent Call Fotomuseum Amsterdam (FOAM), The Netherlands, 2012



    Book Ísland, Published in 2012, Sold out!

    Postcardset Ísland, Published in 2014 


    Weekend Knack, Reisportfolio 2016

    PDN, selected image photo competition 2016

    Quest, Land of Nothingness, 2016

    Geo, Land of Nothingness, 2016

    Amica Magazine, Land of Nothingness 2016

    De Volkskrant, Beeldverhaal Land of Nothingness 2016

    De Standaard, Beeldverhaal Land of Nothingness, 2016

    Pf Magazine, Netherlands, 2014

    Aesthetica Magazine, UK, 2013

    NewYork Times Style Magazine, US, 2013

    L’Officiel, France, 2013

    Monthly Photo, Korea, 2013

    Online publications Kuvva Wallpapers, Online Application 2013

    A magazine, Online publication, Australia, 2012

    The word magazine, Online publication, Belgium, 2012

    Huh Magazine, Online Publication, UK, 2012

    Vrij Nederland, Online publication, 2012 Printed publications

    De Standaard, Beeldverhaal punchlist Ísland, 2012

    FOAM magazine, Talent Issue, The Netherlands, 2012

    The Reykjavik Grapevine, Iceland, 2012