After completing a modern dance education at the Higher school for Arts in Arnhem, she graduated in 1998 from the Academy for Visual Arts, from the photography department.
Since then she has worked as a freelance photographer making independent work and by order of magazines and theater dance posters.
Susanne specializes in portrait and theater- dance photography.
Susanne won the Canon Master In 2011.
In 2013 she was nominated for the Pf Portfolio Price.
She won the Gold Medal for the Trierberg Super Circuit 2014 and 2013 and the Gold Medal of Excellence for the Trierberg Super Circuit 2012.
In 2008 Susanne was nominated for the Pink Ribbon Award and won the city-award for the Month of Photography.
2014 Monochrome Awards 2014 - Portrait Honorable Mentions
2015 International Photo Awards, Category Self-Portrait: first place
2016 Monochrome Awards 2015 -Portrait - 3rd Place Winner
2016 Ipoty International Photographer of the Year -Portrait- 3rd Place Winner
2016 Px3 Prix de la Photographie Paris- People/Personality: silver
2017 Trierenberg Super Circuit 2017 - gold
2017 Monochrome Awards 2016 -Portrait - 2nd Place Winner
2017 Chromatic Awards 2017 with “Soar”: 2nd Place Winner
2018 Digifoto: Spotlight Weekwinnaar #13 – 2018
2018 World Water Day Photo Contest 2018, Winner Extreme water section
2018 Px3 Prix de la Photographie Paris 2018, Second Prize in category Nature for “Soar”
2017 Portraits at Galerie van Slagmaat Woerden, NL
2017 Deelen Art, Rotterdam
2015 “Voor de Camera”, four photographers Raadhuis De Pauw, Wassenaar
2014 she had a solo exhibition with her Wonderwomanserie at Soho Photo gallery in Soho, New York and she exhibited her portraits in Boston at the Fence.
2014 Solo exhibition with her Wonderwomanserie at Galerie va Slagmaat in Woerden, NL
In 2012 she has had exhibitions in New York at Photoville and gallery United Photo Industries.
oa at the Holland Dance Festival, Cadance festival in the Hague, Reflex Modern Art Gallery in Amsterdam, the Art Location in Hildesheim, Hollandsche Virgin in Gouda, galerie Fontana Fortuna in Amsterdam.
Publications have appeared in Photo Digitaal, Fotografie, Pf, Focus Magazine, GKF fotografen 2009/2010 and 2011/2012, Ballet- Tanz, Kvk- Kunstenaarswijzer, PANL Photography Annual of the Netherlands and
“your most precious possession” published by PANL.
Her book “Buik Bauch Belly”’ a photographical portrayal of pregnant women was published in 2009.