About Els

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.

“Els Castelijns (1982) studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and graduated in 2005 with a nomination for the ‘green olive’ (most promising graduate in 2005 from the Dutch art academies) and a nomination for the ‘Van den Boomen talent fund’ (best graduate 5 southern art academies). During this study, in 2004 she left The Netherlands with an Erasmus scholarship to study ‘studio photography with technical camera’ at the Art Academy St. Lukas in Brussels. Since her graduation she has been working as an artist and teacher.”