monday, February 28 2011

Daniel, 15 years old, Amsterdam. Drummer of a electronic metalcore band. Skater. Likes Kung Fu, Playstation 3, Groezrock and Skatepark Everland.

friday, February 25 2011

Pelle, 14 years old, Amsterdam. Midfielder in a football team. Likes to play classic Spanish songs on his guitar. Is also learning to play music from the Finish composer Eythor Thorlaksson.

thursday, February 24 2011

May, 18 years old, Amsterdam. Following ‘Interactive Media Design’ at Artez, Arnhem. This brand new study can get her a job as a web designer or even a veejay. She likes metal. Rammstein is her favorite band.

wednesday, February 23 2011

Esperanza, 14 years old, Amsterdam. Guitar player. Likes to become an actress. Interested in comedy and soap series. Registered at several casting bureaus.

tuesday, February 22 2011

Emile, 12 years old, Arnhem. Despite his young age already went to three editions of Pinkpop, the biggest annual Pop Festival in the Netherlands. Wants to become a photographer in the future. Into games and gadgets.

monday, February 21 2011

Tommy, 17 years old, Rotterdam. Started a punkband at the age of 10 years, called Waardeloos (‘worthless’). Still having gigs every week with this band, as singer and guitar player. Joined the Pop Academy this year, where he is also member of a reggae band.

friday, February 18 2011

Kalle, 19 years old, Haarlem. Following courses in order to get accepted at a school that is specialised in mime. Also practicing for “physical movement theatre”, in which he dances and acts. Searching for vintage and second hand clothes to change them into special creations.

thursday, February 17 2011

Tibor, 13 years old, Amsterdam. Likes to become a musician in the future. Already playing guitar in two bands, electric and acoustic. Has posters of The Beatles and Nirvana in his room. Make short movies with puppets and publish them on YouTube.

wednesday, February 16 2011

Natalie, 18 years old, Amsterdam. Studies Culture and Media at the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Thinks about getting a job in the world of television. Favorite movie: The Shawshank Redemption.

tuesday, February 15 2011

Serge, 15 years old, Amsterdam. Drummer from the band Thirst for Revenge. Likes Kinderen Tegen Kinderen, a parody of the known Dutch children’s choir Kinderen Voor Kinderen. Wearing the most sold fashion item of the winter of 2011 in the Netherlands ((his hat).

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monday, Valentine’s Day 2011

Zamira and Jessy, both 15 years old, Amsterdam. Celebrating Valentines Day today. Together for two weeks now. Both photographed before for this project, in a time they weren’t friends yet.

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friday, February 11 2011

Cesar, 14 years old, Dordrecht. One of the first persons to beat the infamous and always irritating Dutch reporter Rutger Castricum during an interview on national TV. Wants to become a journalist. Likes taking photos with his Lomo camera. Addicted to the American juice brand Sunny D.

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thursday, February 10 2011

Isabel, 14 years old, and Quincy, 16 years old, Amsterdam. A couple since three months. Going to see a concert of the American rock band A Day to Remember. Isabel wants to become a psychologist and Quincy, a guitar player, hopes to find a job in the music industry.

wednesday, February 09 2011

Boy, 13 years old, Amsterdam. Interested in fashion and photography. Goes to school at the Media College for youngsters. Special gadget: his self made key chain of Lego.

tuesday, February 08 2011

Goos, 12 years old, Amsterdam. Vegetarian. Likes climbing, preferable of mountains. Soon guitar player in an indy-rock-band. Listens at home to Arctic Monkeys

monday, February 07 2011

Rutger, 15 years old, Amsterdam. He is on almost all available social networks and writes for many websites, including his personal blog. Won in 2009 a Bloggie, a Dutch award, as ‘the best personal blogger’. Twitter-addicted. Soon to be followed by a camera crew for a documentary.

friday, February 04 2011

Nenah, 15 years old, Amsterdam. Likes to paint, sing and to play drums and guitar. She is into melodic, progressive metal, although she doesn’t like the word ‘metal’ because it may deter people. But she also likes blues and jazz. Educated at the Centre of Creative Learning.

thursday, February 03 2011

Dylan, 18 years old, Amsterdam. Theatre performer. Won prizes at the age of 15 years old. In his new show he wants to combine story telling and ballet. Certified to train Drums Alive, a new way of fitness.

wednesday, February 02 2011

Olmo, 13 years old, Amsterdam. Recently acted at school in De Jossen, a play written by the Belgium author Tom Lanoye.  Has been photographed by Jasper Groen for several years. Likes football, dubstep and reggae.

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tuesday, February 01 2011

Jedidja, 16 years old, Amsterdam. The only person to be photographed three times during this project. She is more and more focussing on music, and will perform tomorrow in the famous concert hall Bimhuis in Amsterdam.

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