Michael van den Bogaard

Michael van den Bogaard studied photography at the University of Wuppertal with a particular focus on documentary work followed by a degree in media arts at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne. Since 2007 van den Bogaard's focus has continously shifted towards art photography including working with an art gallery based in Cologne which is specialised in contemporary art. Both in his professional and artistic work he has experimented and gained experience in visual art. His photography focuses on classic subjects: people, habitats and often themes of social critique.