Henk Wildschut

Visiting tutor

Henk Wildschut (Harderwijk, NL, 1967) studied photography at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.

'With a documentary practice that is characterised by long-term engagement with his subject matter, Henk Wildschut aims to shed new light on pressing global issues. By maintaining a contemplative and objectively distant view of the people and situations he finds himself in, his photographs obtain a balanced and monumental quality that incite the viewer to further reflect on the subject. As well as creating an essential counter image to conventional representations of displaced peoples or the Food industry Wildschut’s intriguing approach continues to unearth a range of fascinating stories