Arjen Zwart is a Dutch photographer whose wide-ranging work includes depictions of urban cityscapes , coastal landscapes, portraits and social documentaries. Besides his personal projects, he is working for newspapers, magazines,ngo's, teaches photography and gives workshops in Istanbul. Arjen is co-creator of Dog Food a newspaper based on the philosophy of the Cynics for photographers.
Curated photo shows : 2013 - Ilker Gurer solo exhibition at Gallery BU in Istanbul 2013 - Come again , Seen and Unseen at Gallery Bu in Istanbul ( Ken Shles, Antonin Kractochvil, Ken Light, Ed Keating, Michael, Ackerman, Stephen Dupont, Jeffrey Wolin, Jeremy Sutton Hibbert and Hai Zhang)
Solo exhibitions 2005-2015 2016 - Delhi Photofestival - New Delhi, India 2016 - Angor International Photo Festival - Siem Reap, Cambodia 2015 - Foto Istanbul International photofestival in Besiktas 2014 - Pera Atolye Gallery - Istanbul 2013 - Gallery BU - Istanbul 2012 - Bursa International Photo festival 2012 - Turkey 2012 - Gallery Studio 9 , Nisantasi - Istanbul 2011 - Gezayir art space, Beyoglu - Istanbul 2010 - Fototrek , Beyoglu - Istanbul 2008 - Rasa gallery , Utrecht - Netherlands 2008 - Gallery het Kasteeltje, Alkmaar - Netherlands 2007 - KCB Kunst Centrum Bergen - Netherlands 2007 - Kunst Eyssen Alkmaar - Netherlands 2006 - Karsi Sanat Gallery, Beyoglu- Istanbul 2006 - Scheltema Holkema trappen gallery , Amsterdam - Netherlands 2005 - First international roma symposium - Thracia University , Edirne ( Turkey ).
Group exhibitions 2005-2012 2010 - Village portraits( Cultural village of Europe project)- Schachmuseum Ströbeck- Germany 2006 - Boomerang postcards exhibition - Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam 2006 - Oog om oog - KCB Kunst Centrum Bergen - Netherlands 2005 - Alkmaar - Gallery de Vest, Alkmaar - Netherlands
Workshops and teaching for : 2013 Rotary International Summer Club in Istanbul 2008 - 2013 Galata fotografhanesi/Akademy 2011 - 2015 IWC photoclub ( International Womens Club in Istanbul ) 2012 - 2013 German Highschool in Istanbul