Rotterdam Photo Fair 2022 XL

Aija Pole

Cold Case

Is there a link between shyness and lack of self-confidence?

Is acting out in the background cowardly?

When there are doubts and struggles, is this suspicious?

Not seldom have I personally been confronted with such allegations. When the various claims strike me, my mind fills with a flood of images.

There are times when I am very to myself and don’t know how to navigate that. I aim to mirror many of these feelings in my photographs.

Self-portraiture allows me to trace my thoughts and ideas, and theories in my head and not hide or distrust them.

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Rotterdam Photo Fair 2022 XL

Willemsplein 85, 3016 DR Rotterdam.

Opening hours:

Wednesday: 6.30 PM - 9 PM
Thursday: 11 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 11 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Sunday: 12 AM - 6 PM

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