Biography

After her study Art History at the University of Amsterdam, which she graduated in 2000, Louise Honée discovered her  passion for photography, decided to continue her studies at the Photo Academy of Amsterdam and specialized in documentary photography. Since then, Honée has been working as a portrait and documentary photographer.
In her work Honée is looking for a story that she directs, the people she meets she gives a role of their own which sets their context. Honée is always looking for the poetry in the story. Always on the look out for the poetry in a story, Honée gathers the images she creates together, in the form of a visual novella. The central subject in her photography is the indestructible hope of the youth, capturing this fragile hope in all kinds of circumstances.