Curriculum Vitae


CURRICULUM VITAE

MARTIN ROEMERS

Born
Oldehove, Netherlands, 1962
 
Training    
Bachelor of Arts – AKI, Academy of Visual Arts, Enschede, Netherlands
 
Galleries
– Anastasia Photo, New York City
– Torch Gallery, Amsterdam
– East Wing, Dubai
– Bildhalle, Zürich

Publisher
– Hatje Cantz, Berlin

Books (Monographs)  
Metropolis, Martin Roemers; Hatje Cantz (Germany, 2015)
Texts by Ricky Burdett, Azu Nwagbogu, Els Barents; 86 photographs, 144 pages, English; ISBN 9783775740067
The Eyes of War, Martin Roemers; Hatje Cantz (Germany, 2012)
Texts by Cees Nooteboom, Martin Roemers; Interviews by Martin Roemers; 40 photographs, 144 pages, English, German, Dutch; ISBN 9783775734004
Relics of the Cold War, Martin Roemers; Hatje Cantz (Germany, 2009)
Texts by Nadine Barth, H.J.A. Hofland, Martin Roemers, 73 photographs,144 pages, English; ISBN 9783775725347
Trabant. The Final Days of Production / Die lezten Tagen der Produktion, Martin Roemers; 
Wasmuth Verlag (Germany, 2007),  Introductions by Winnfried Sonntag, Achim Dresler, Kerstin Schwenn; 40 photos, 84 pages, English, German; ISBN 9783803033246
The Never-Ending War / De eindeloze oorlog, Martin Roemers; QV Publishers  (Netherlands, 2005)
Text by H.J.A. Hofland; 51 photographs, 118 pages, English, Dutch; ISBN 9080974013
Kabul, Martin Roemers; Legermuseum (Netherlands, 2003)
Text by Frits Baarda; 28 photographs, 48 pages, English, Dutch; ISBN 9061160170
 – Tussen vijandige buren, Martin Roemers; Mets & Schilt Publishers (Netherlands, 2000)
Text by Henri Beunders; 57 photographs, 98 pages, Dutch; ISBN 9053302891
De laatste lichting / The last batch, Martin Roemers; Het Apollohuis (Netherlands, 1996)
Texts by Rolf Sachsse, Herman Amersfoort; 54 photographs, 72 pages, Dutch, English; ISBN 9071638325

Collections   
– The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
– Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
– Huis Marseille – Museum for Photography, Amsterdam
– Drents Museum, Assen, Netherlands
– Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Netherlands
– Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Art Collection, The Hague, Netherlands
– Royal DSM, Art Collection, Heerlen, Netherlands
– University of Leiden, Photography Collection, Leiden Netherlands,
– The Netherlands Embassy, Havana, Cuba
– The Netherlands Embassy, Brasilia, Brazil
– National Military Museum, Soesterberg, Netherlands
– House of History of the Federal Republic of Germany (Haus der Geschichte), Bonn
– German Historical Museum (DHM), Berlin
– Sächsisches Industriemuseum, Chemnitz, Germany
– Stadtmuseum Berlin, Berlin
– Anthony Terrana Collection, Boston, MA
– Ford Foundation, New York, NY

Awards & Nominations
C = Catalogue
– Prix Pictet 2016 Space, Nominated for Metropolis (C)
– DutchCulture Buitengaats 2016. The Netherlands Cultural Export. The most exhibited Photographers outside The Netherlands: 1. Erwin Olaf, 2. Martin Roemers, 3. Rineke Dijkstra
– LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2015, 1st prize Metropolis (C)
Rijksmuseum’s General Director Wim Pijbes names Martin Roemers as one of the five artists who are the “Old Masters of Tomorrow”. (NRC DeLUXE, #11 April 2013)
– Deutscher Fotobuchpreis (German Photo book Award) 2013, Nomination The Eyes of War
– World Press Photo 2011: 1st prize Daily Life Stories Metropolis (C)
– Sony World Photography Awards 2011, Nomination The Eyes of War
– Prix Pictet 2010 Growth, Nominated for Metropolis (C)
– Photo District News, USA, Notable Photo Books of 2010 Relics of the Cold War
Top 100 of Dutch Artists: #27 Martin Roemers; Top 10 of Dutch Photographers: #5 Martin Roemers. By Elsevier Magazine 2010
– Daylight/ CDS Photo Awards 2010, USA, Project Prize: Honorable Mention Relics of the Cold War
– Daylight/ CDS Photo Awards 2010, USA, Work-in-Process Prize: Juror Pick Metropolis
– European Prize of Architectural Photography 2009, Commendation Metropolis (C)
– Bouw in Beeld Prijs 2009, Netherlands, Finalist (C)
– Zilveren Camera, Netherlands, several prizes (C)
– World Press Photo 2006: 2nd prize Portraits Stories The Never-Ending War (C)

Exhibitions
C = Catalogue
2019  Upcoming (solo) Erasmus House, Jakarta, Metropolis
2019  Upcoming (solo) Zeitgeschichtliches Forum, Leipzig, Germany, Relics of the Cold War
2018  (solo) Asian Library, University of Leiden, Netherlands, Metropolis 
2018  House of Photography, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany, Street. Life. Photography. Seven Decades of Street Photography (C)
2018  (solo) Chicago Forum on Global Cities, Chicago, Metropolis 
2018  (solo) Royal DSM, Art Collection, Sittard, Netherlands, New Acquisitions: Metropolis
2018  (solo) House of History of the Federal Republic of Germany (Haus der Geschichte), Bonn, Relics of the Cold War 
2018  (solo) Drents Museum, Assen, Netherlands, Kabul Portraits 
2018  Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, The Hague, Netherlands
2017  (solo) Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands, Metropolis 
2017  (solo) University Library, Leiden, Netherlands, New Acquisitions: Urban Jungle. Megacities in Asia
2017  (solo) World Forum The Hague, Netherlands, United Nations conference, Metropolis
2017  Gemeente Museum Den Haag, The Hague, Netherlands, Wonderkamers
2017  DongGang Museum of Photography, Yeongwol, South Korea, Metropolis (C)
2017  Art Central, Hong Kong (Art Fair)
2017  (solo) India Habitat Centre – Visual Arts Gallery, New Delhi, Metropolis 
2017  (solo) Anastasia Photo, New York City, Metropolis 
2017  YIP Art, Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam (Art Auction)
2016  Art Miami, Miami (Art Fair)
2016  Amsterdam Art Fair
2016  Cetin Emec Art Gallerie, Izmir, Turkey, A Turkish Breeze through a Dutch frame – by the Netherlands Embassy in Ankara
2016  Cagdas Cam Sanatlari Museum, Eskisehir, Turkey, A Turkish Breeze through a Dutch frame
2016  (solo) East Wing, Dubai, Metropolis 
2016  (solo) Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, Metropolis 
2016  (solo) German Historical Museum (DHM), Berlin, Relics of the Cold War
2016  PhotoEast, Suffolk, UK, The Eyes of War 
2016  (solo) Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum, Mumbai, Metropolis 
2016  Biennial of Photography, Knokke-Heist, Belgium, Mexico Megalopolis (C)
2016  (solo) Huis Marseille – Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, Metropolis (C) 
2015  (solo)  Arsenal, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, The Eyes of War
2015  Acte2 Galerie, Paris, Urban Dreams
2015  Angkor Photo, Cambodia (screening)
2014  (solo) German Historical Museum (DHM), Berlin, The Eyes of War 
2014  (solo) Anastasia Photo, New York City, Relics of the Cold War 
2014  Visa Pour l’Image, Perpignan, France (screening)
2014  Bursa Fotofest, Bursa, Turkey 
2014  (solo) Huis Marseille – Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, Preview Metropolis
2014  Museum of Contemporary Art Erarta, St. Petersburg, Russia, Under Cover
2013  Paris Photo, Paris (Art Fair)
2013  Photoville, New York City
2013  The Empty Quarter, Dubai
2013  Somerset House, London, Syngenta Photography Award 
2013  Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands (Art Fair)
2013  European Architectural Photography Prizes, Wissenschaftspark Gelsenkirchen, Germany (C)
2012  (solo) Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Netherlands, The Eyes of War (C) 
2012  (solo) Anastasia Photo, New York City, Metropolis 
2012  Rencontres d’Arles, France, Metropolis (screening)
2012  YIP Art, Christie’s Auction House, Amsterdam (Art Auction)
2012  The Eye Photofestival, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, Wales
2012  Photoville, Dumbo Arts Center, New York City, Let’s face it 
2012  MOTI museum, Breda, Netherlands, Rollercoaster 
2011  Museum of Estonian Architecture, Talinn, Estonia, Metropolis – City Life in the Urban Age  
2011  The Empty Quarter, Dubai, Metropolis 2.0 
2011  Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, Netherlands, Metropolis (C)
2011  Sony World Photography Festival 2011, London, San Francisco, Shanghai, Sao Paulo
2011  World Press Photo, various cities (C)
2011  Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague, Netherlands, Summer Exhibition (C)
2011  Photofestival Naarden, Naarden, Netherlands, Let’s face it 
2010  (solo) Krasnoyarsk Museum Center, Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia, Relics of the Cold War 
2010  (solo) Gallery Simulaker, Fotofestival Fotopub, Novo Mesto, Slovenia, Relics of the Cold War 
2010  (solo) Willy Brandt Haus, Berlin, Relics of the Cold War (C) 
2010  (solo) Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany, Trabant – The Final Days of Production 
2010  Duke University, Center for Documentary Studies, Durham NC, USA, Daylight Awards 
2010  YIP Art, Christie’s Auction House, Amsterdam (Art Auction)
2010  Breda Photo, Breda, Netherlands, Tilt (C)
2010  Noorderlicht Photofestival, Leeuwarden, Netherlands, Warzone (C)
2010  State Chancellery, Dresden, Germany, Sachsen
2010  Elders. Idylle en frictie in het landschap, Sint-Michielsgestel, Netherlands (C)
2009  (solo) Stadt- und Industriemuseum Ruesselsheim, Germany, Trabant – The Final Days of Production 
2009  (solo) Legermuseum, Delft, Netherlands, Cold War Graveyard (C) 
2009  (solo) Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Netherlands, A tribute to the Trabant 
2009  Ephraim-Palais, Stadtmuseum Berlin, Berlin, Fallmauerfall | 61 – 89 – 09 Grenzueberschreitung und Grenzerfahrung im Spiegel der Kunst (C)
2009  Cobra Museum, Amstelveen, Netherlands, Gimme Shelter—Bouw in Beeldprijs
2009  German Museum of Architecture (DAM), Frankfurt, New Homeland (C)
2009  De Verdieping, Amsterdam, Andere Ogen, 10 jaar Volkskrant magazinefotografie (C)
2008  FOAM, Amsterdam, The Living Other (C)
2008  (solo) Sächsisches Industriemuseum, Chemnitz, Germany, Trabant – The Final Days of Production
2008  Revela Photofestival, Oleiros, Spain, La tierra: economía, conflicto, naturaleza (C)
2007  (solo) Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Netherlands, The Never-Ending War
2007  (solo) Willy-Brandt-Haus, Berlin, Trabant – The Final Days of Production (C)
2006  World Press Photo, 80 cities (C)
2006  Customs House, Sydney, Australia, Dutch Decade: Photography from The Netherlands
2005  Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, Netherlands, Traces & Omens (C) 
2005  (solo) Legermuseum, Delft, Netherlands, New Acquisitions: The Never-Ending War (C)
2004  State Museum of the Political History of Russia, St. Petersburg, Warzone — Dutch Photographers and International Conflicts 
2003  (solo) Legermuseum, Delft, Netherlands, Kabul (C) 
2003  Melkweg Galerie, Amsterdam, Duister
2002  The Netherlands Photo Institute, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Warzone 
2001  (solo) Noorderlicht Gallery, Groningen, Netherlands, Between Hostile Neighbours
2000  (solo) Legermuseum, Delft, Netherlands, Between Hostile Neighbours (C)

Art Books with contributions by Roemers
Street. Life. Photography. Seven Decades of Street Photography – Sabine Schnakenberg, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Kehrer Verlag (Germany, 2018), ISBN 9783868288520
Prix Pictet – Space, teNeues (Germany, 2017), ISBN 9783832769079
Rijksmuseum Studies in Photography. Document Nederland – Rixt A.Bosma, Rijksmuseum (Netherlands, 2017), ISBN 9789491714658
1001 Photographs You Must See In Your Lifetime – Paul Lowe, Universe Publishing (US, 2017), ISBN 9780789327680
1001 Photographs You Must See Before You Die Paul Lowe, Octopus Publishing (UK, 2017), ISBN 9781844039173
16th DongGang International Photofestival Kim HeeJung (Korea, 2017), ISBN 978899492510393660
PhotoViz – Visualizing Information Through Photography – Nicholas Felten, Gestalten (Germany, 2016), ISBN 9783899556452
LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2015, (USA, 2016)
Mexico Megalopolis, Lannoo (Belgium, 2016), ISBN 9789401434782
Modern Times – Mattie Boom and Hans Rooseboom, Rijksmuseum (Netherlands, 2014), ISBN 9789462081796
Metropolis – City Life in the Urban Age – Wim Melis, Noorderlicht (Netherlands, 2011), ISBN 9789076703466
Visions of Earth – Susan Tyler Hitchcock, National Geographic (USA, 2011), ISBN 9781426209352
Prix Pictet – Growth, teNeues (Germany, 2011), ISBN 9783832794545
Warzone, Noorderlicht (Netherlands, 2010), ISBN 9789076703442
Tilt – Reinout van de Bergh, BredaPhoto (Netherlands, 2010), ISBN 9789044516890
New Homeland/ Neue Heimat, Architekturbild (Germany, 2009), ISBN 9783899861174
–  Fallmauerfall. Grenzueberschreitung und Grenzerfahrung im Spiegel der Kunst – Dominik Bartmann, Stadtmuseum Berlin (Germany, 2009), ISBN 9783940939128
Andere Ogen. 10 jaar eigenzinnige Nederlandse fotografie – Theo Audenaerd, Volkskrant – Meulenhoff (Netherlands, 2009)
La tierra: economía, conflicto, naturaleza, Revela (Spain, 2008)
Germany since 1945 through the Eye of Dutch Photographers, Flip Bool (Netherlands, 2008), ISBN  9789076861135
Al Manakh, Archis (Netherlands, 2007), ISBN 9789077966129
Traces & Omens – Wim Melis, Noorderlicht (Netherlands, 2005), ISBN 9076703264
Document Nederland – Jet Baruch, Rijksmuseum (Netherlands, 2005), ISBN 9040090602

Bibliography – Reviews, Writings, Essays
– Pf (Netherlands), Explosie van fotocultuur, Dr. Maartje van den Heuvel, p. 62-65, #8, 2018
– Museumsmagazin (Germany) “Relikte des Kalten Krieges” im Haus der Geschichte – Keine europäische Angelegenheit, Ulrike Zander, p. 20, 21; #3-2018
– Volume/Archis (Netherlands), Crossing – Martin Roemers, p. 40-47, #53, 2018
– Museumsmagazin (Germany), Relikte des Kalten Krieges Fotografien von Martin Roemers, Dr. Thorsten Smidt, p. 6-11,  “Der Kalte Krieg war Teil meines Lebens”, Ulrike Zander, p. 12-15; #2-2018
– Drents Museum Magazine (Netherlands), “Wat je ziet is stille ernst”, Martin Roemers – Kabul Portraits, Paul Klarenbeek, p. 28-29, #2 2017
– Life Magazine (China), Growing City, YT Wong; p. 12-16, 20-24, 26-33, 36-41, Sep. 2017
– The Villager (USA), Sprawl and the City, Norman Borden; March 29, 2017
– National Geographic Magazine (USA), A Photographer’s Journal; Metropolis, Martin Roemers; p. 120-129, March 2017
– National Public Radio (USA), This Photographer Captures A Megacity’s Vibe In A Single Photo, Malaka Gharib; online, Feb. 18, 2017
– The Statesman (India), Captured in Motion, Sarah Berry; March 2, 2017
– The National (Dubai), How Dutch photographer Martin Roemers captures city life in a single snap, Anna Seaman; Sep. 26, 2016
– El Pais Magazine (Spain), Aquí no hay sitio para nadie; p. 38-43, Aug. 14, 2016
– La Repubblica (Italy), Guerra freda il muro delle macerie, Marco Belpoliti; July 20, 2016
– Indian Express (India), People Over Places. Netherlands-based photographer Martin Roemers captures the energy and speed of megacities, Dhvani Chhaya; May 7, 2016
– Cees Nooteboom, Wat het oog je vertelt.  Essay: Het onzichtbare gezien: over het werk van Martin Roemers; p. 432-436, De bezige bij (Netherlands), ISBN: 9789023498131, 2016
– Réponses Photo (France), Le tourbillon de la ville, Carine Dolek; p. 82-90, May 2016
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Restanten van de Koude Oorlog, Juurd Eijsvoogel; p. 10-11, Apr. 29, 2016
– Elsevier (Netherlands), Koude Oorlog 1.0, Robbert de Witt; p. 40-41, Apr. 29, 2016
– Deutsche Welle (Germany), ‘A Disneyland of the Cold War’: How Martin Roemers photographed the war that never happened (online), Sarah Judith Hofmann; March 2016
– Domus (Germany), Innehalten fuer einen Atemzug, Nancy Jehmlich; p. 20-23, March/April 2016
– Spiegel Online (Germany), “Metropolis”: Der Flow der Megastädte, Gunda Schwantje; March 2016
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), Wahnbilder einer versunkenen Epoche, Andreas Kilb; March 14, 2016
– Der Tagesspiegel (Germany), Die grosse Angst, Christian Schroeder; March 7, 2016
– Berliner Zeitung (Germany), Ein fliegender Bunker, Martin Roemers Fotoserie im Deutschen Historischen Museum, Susanne Lenz; March 7, 2016
– De Telegraaf (Netherlands), Duik in verleden, Rob Savelberg; March 6, 2016
– Trouw (Netherlands), Megastadsmensen, Christine Baart; p. 28-29, Feb. 6, 2016
– Du Kulturmagazin (Switzerland), Martin Roemers: Metropolis, Ute Noll; p. 18-21, Feb 2016
– Geo (France), Marées urbaines, Jean Christoph Servant; p. 48-59, Feb. 2016
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Metropolis: chaos megasteden voelbaar, Tracy Metz; Jan. 19, 2016
– The Independent on Sunday, The New Review (UK), Roadshow, Rachael Pells; p. 8-9, Jan. 10, 2016
– FD Persoonlijk (Netherlands), Wereldbeelden, Hilda Bouma; p. 34-39, Jan. 2, 2016
– Photonews (Germany), Der Fotograf Martin Roemers, Gunda Schwantje; p. 14-15, Jan. 2016
– European Photography (Germany), Urbanics. The Contemporary City, Andreas Mueller Pohle; p. 44-47, #98, 2015
– Het Parool (Netherlands), Megacities die hun mensen opslokken, Jan Pieter Ekker; p. 36-37, Dec. 24, 2015
– Vrij Nederland (Netherlands), De energie van de stad, Pieter Groet; p. 60-67, Oct. 31, 2015
– Lensculture, Interview, Jim Casper; Oct. 2015
– Seyed Abolfazl Shobeiri, The Spatiotemporal Embodiment of the Metropolis in Martin Roemers’ Photography; 2015
– Helsinki Times (Finland), Sodan sokeuttamat katsovat kameraan, Vesa Sirén; p. B1-2, Dec. 8, 2014
– Der Tagesspiegel (Germany), Der Blick nach innen, Christian Schroeder; Oct. 10, 2014
– Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), Blinde Blicke, Andreas Kilb; Oct. 6, 2014
– Maclean’s Magazine (Canada), Bunker Mentality, Julia Laurentiis Johnson; p. 56-59, Oct. 6, 2014
– Geo (Germany), Der Rhytmus in Metropolis, Juergen Schaeffer; p. 114-121, Sept. 2014
– Afterimage (USA), Martin Roemers: Eyes of War, Sarah Goodrum; p. 33-34, #4 2014
– La Nacion Revista (Argentina), Encrucijada urbana, Fabiana Scherer; p. 14-22, April 13, 2014
– The New York Times (USA), The Bustle and the Blur, Liz Robbins; July 28, 2013
– NRC DeLUXE (Netherlands), Jonge Meesters (Young Masters), selected by Wim Pijbes; p. 36-43, Apr. 13, 2013
– The Wall Street Journal (USA), Collector’s Eye: Anthony Terrana. A Periodontist’s Photographic Passion, Ellen Gamerman; March 30, 2013
– Photoworld (China), Martin Roemers: Cold War Relics in Europe, Xing Jiang; p. 84-89, Vol. 384, 2013
– International Journal of Media and Information Policy (USA), The Eyes of War by Martin Roemers; p.31-38, Vol.1, 2012
– la Repubblica Velvet (Italy), Caos City, Giovanni N. Ciullo; p. 194- 201, Oct. 2012
– Stern (Germany), Die tiefe Einsicht der Erblindeten, Lea Wolz (online); July 19, 2012
– The New Yorker (USA), Photobooth: Martin Roemers’s Swirling Megacities, James Pomerantz; September 18, 2012
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), De Ogen van de Oorlog, Martin Roemers & Cees Nooteboom; p. 14-15, May 4, 2012
– De Telegraaf (Netherlands), Gekwetst door de oorlog, Bertjan ter Braak; Jan. 5, 2012
– The New Yorker (USA), Goings On About Town: Martin Roemers; Apr. 2, 2012
– La Lettre de la Photographie, Martin Roemers Metropolis, Jonas Cuénin; Apr. 10, 2012
– The New York Photo Review (USA), Urban Speed, Ed Barnas; Apr. 18, 2012
– Stern (Germany), Fotografie: Die tiefe Einsicht der Erblindeten, Lea Wolz; July 19, 2012
– Huffington Post Arts & Culture (USA), Martin Roemers’ ‘The Eyes Of War’ Provides Striking Photographs Of Those Blinded In World War II; July 21, 2012
– Conscientious (USA), Review: The Eyes of War by Martin Roemers, Joerg Colberg; June 21, 2012
– Conscientious (USA), Meditations on Photographs: Frederick Lennart Bentley by Martin Roemers, Joerg Colberg; June 26, 2012
– The New York Times (USA), Sunday Review. Living in The New Metropolis , Martin Roemers; May 6, 2012
– Volkskrant Magazine (Netherlands), Straattheater, Corinne van der Velden; p. 34-41, Sep. 8, 2012
– Newsweek (USA), Hello, Seven Billion, Martin Roemers; p. 30-35, ­Nov. 7, 2011
– The Guardian Weekend (UK), Kolkata by Martin Roemers, Phil Daoust; p. 8-9, May 21, 2011
– The Wall Street Journal (USA), The Beauty and Brutality of Images That Reach Far Beyond the Headlines, Joell Weickgenant; May 13, 2011
– Digitalis Foto Magazin (Hungary), A hidegháború Disneylandje, Somogyi Nora; p. 64-77, Nr.4, 2011
– Photo District News (USA), Notable Photo Books of 2010, Relics of the Cold War –  Martin Roemers; Nov. 2010
– Geo Histoire (France), La rouiille a eu le dernier mot, Jean Christoph Servant; p. 122-129, Nov. 2010
– Soura Magazine (United Arab Emirates) Relics of the Cold War; p. 74-76, Summer 2010
– Conscientious (USA), Review: Relics of the Cold War by Martin Roemers, Joerg Colberg; July 2, 2010
– Gup Magazine (Netherlands), Metropolis; p. 80-85, #24, 2010
– Aftenposten Innsikt (Norway), Krigens siste vitner; p. 65-71, July 2010
– Vrij Nederland (Netherlands), De ogen van de oorlog, Martin Roemers; p. 50-57, June 26, 2010
– Images (France), Memory Lands, Hadrien Le Gray; p. 46-51, May 2010
– Elsevier (Netherlands), Top-100 van Nederlandse Kunstenaars, Riki Simons; p. 74-84, May 1, 2010
– El Pais Semanal (Spain), Restos de una guerra muy fria, Lola Huete Machado; p. 66-73, Apr. 18, 2010
– Neue Zuercher Zeitung am Sonntag (Switzerland), Pop Art Auf beiden Seiten des Eisernen Vorhang, Gerhard Mack; Jan. 31, 2010
– Neue Zuercher Zeitung (Switzerland), Tableau 1-5: Metropolis; March 1-5, 2010
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), De beste boeken van 2009, Marianne Vermeijden; Dec. 18, 2009
– Spiegel Online (Germany), Das blieb vom Wettruesten uebrig, Christian Teevs; Nov. 29, 2009
– Financial Times Magazine (UK), Darkness visible, Sue Norris; p. 22-27, Nov. 14, 2009
– Der Spiegel (Germany), Bunkermentalitaet; #51, 2009
– Der Tages-Anzeiger (Switzerland), Was vom Kalten Krieg noch uebrig ist; Dec. 11,  2009
– Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany), 26 PS in Duroplast – ein Stueck DDR Geschichte, Dominik Hutter; Nov. 6, 2009
– Neue Zuercher Zeitung (Switzerland), Tableau 1-5: Relikte des kalten Krieges; Nov. 9-13, 2009
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Het schroot van een tijdperk, Marianne Vermeijden; Nov. 6, 2009
– De Telegraaf (Netherlands), Trieste resten, Bertjan ter Braak; Nov. 6, 2009
– NRC Next (Netherlands), Sporen van Koude Oorlog tonen schoonheid in verval, Lineke Nieber; Nov. 4, 2009
– BT Magasinet (Norway), Friktens monumenter, Marianne Alfsen; p. 28-32, Oct. 31, 2009
– Trouw (Netherlands), Koude Oorlog leverde ook schoonheid op, Henriëtte Laakmaker; Oct. 15, 2009
– Huffingtonpost (USA), Martin Roemers’ ‘The Eyes Of War’ Provides Striking Photographs Of Those Blinded In World War II, July 21, 2009
– Vrij Nederland (Netherlands), Paddestoelen op het behang, Ko Colijn; p. 50-57, June 6, 2009
– Photo International (Germany), Skulpturengarten mit Geschichte, p. 28-29, Nr.6, 2009
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Bunkers en Trabanten, H. J. A. Hofland; May 8, 2009
– The Wall Street Journal (USA), The Little Car That Could (Sort Of): a Trabant Tribute, J.S. Marcus; Apr. 24, 2009
– Newsweek (Japan), The Cold Thaw; p. 72-75, Apr. 15, 2009
– De Telegraaf (Netherlands), Ode aan de Trabant, Thea Detiger; March 26, 2009
– Financieel Dagblad (Netherlands), Laatste ‘Trabi’ markeerde eind van een tijdperk, March 7, 2009
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), 150 jaar Lourdes, Martin Roemers; p. 24-25, Feb.18, 2008
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), Heilung der Herzen, Martin Roemers; Feb.11, 2008
– Newsweek (Japan), Last Days of the Trabant; p. 68-71, Feb. 6, 2008
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), Der Trabant wird 50, Frank Pergande; Nov. 7, 2007
– National Geographic Magazine (USA), Visions of Earth; p. 14-15, June 2007
– Esquire (Russia) Svidetelstva o smerti (Testimonies of death), Martin Roemers; p. 146-159, May 2007
– Trouw (Netherlands), ‘Ik wist niet dat oorlog er zo uitzag’, Henny de Lange; May 2, 2007
– De Groene Amsterdammer (Netherlands), Een kop vol oorlog, Gustaaf Peek; March 30, 2007
– D la Repubblica (Italy), La guerra (fredda) dell’oblio, Stephan Theil; Feb. 24, 2007
– Saga (UK), The survivors; p. 102-107, Nov. 2006
– ‘M’ NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Kerkhof van de Koude Oorlog , H.J.A. Hofland; p. 40-50, Nov. 6, 2006
– Izvestia (Russia), Vyzhit’ i dozhit’ (Survive and live); May 6, 2006
– Volkskrant (Netherlands), Op de huid van oorlogsveteranen, Merel Bem; Sep. 29, 2005
– De Telegraaf (Netherlands), De ogen van de oorlog, Rob Hammink; June 4, 2005
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), De eindeloze oorlog, Martin Roemers; May 4-11, 2005
– Foto8 (UK), Relics, Jon Levy; p. 38-43, March 2006
– International Herald Tribune (US), Portfolio: The Never-Ending War; May 9, 2005
Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (Germany), Als der Krieg ans Ende kam; May 8, 2005
– Eyemazing (Netherlands), Martin Roemers, The Never-Ending War, Tyler Whisnand; p. 130-137, #8, 2005
– Zoom (Italy), Martin Roemers, Rosanna Checchi; p. 30-37, Sep. 2004
– Volkskrant Magazine (Netherlands), Rijst en kip in Kabul; p. 19-23, Jan. 25, 2003
– NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands), Ver van de fun, H.J.A. Hofland; Sep. 12, 2003
– Volkskrant Magazine (Netherlands), Voetvolk in humanitaire oorlog, Arie Elshout, June 24, 2000

Broadcasted Interviews
– WDR 5 Radio, Scala, Germany; May 17, 2018
– Deutschlandfunk Kultur (radio), Studio 9, Germany; May 16, 2018
– RBB Kulturradio, Germany; May 16, 2018
– NDR Kultur (radio), Matinee, Germany; May 16, 2018
– WDR 3 Radio, Kultur am Mittag, Germany; May 16, 2018
– VPRO Radio, Nooit Meer Slapen, Netherlands; March 31, 2018
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TVP Telewizja Polska, Poland; March 23, 2016
– RBB Kulturradio, Germany; March 2, 2016
– RBBTV, Abendschau, Germany; March 3, 2016
 France 2 TV, Télématin, France; Feb. 5, 2016
– VPRO Radio, Bureau Buitenland, Netherlands; Dec. 15, 2015
– W Radio, Colombia; Oct. 18, 2014
– Deutschlandradio Kultur, Germany; Oct. 1, 2014
– RBB, Kulturradio, Germany; Oct. 2, 2014
– VPRO Radio, De Avonden, Netherlands; May 10, 2012
– IKON Radio, Oba Live, Netherlands; June 9, 2011
– Deutsche Welle TV, Arts.21 – The Cultural Magazine, Germany; March 20, 2010
– MDR TV, Artour, Germany; Jan. 7, 2010.
– NPS Radio, Kunststof, Netherlands; Nov. 6, 2009
– NOS Radio, Met het oog op morgen, Netherlands; Aug. 23, 2009
– VPRO Radio, OVT, Netherlands; March 8, 2009
– VPRO Radio, De Avonden, Netherlands; March 6, 2009
 
Grants
– Mondriaan Fund
– Fonds Anna Cornelis
– Stichting Sem Presser Archief
– Hendrik Muller Fonds
– Fonds Bijzondere Journalistieke Projecten
– EFL Stichting
– Democracy & Media Foundation
 
Lectures & Workshops
– Chicago Forum on Global Cities, Chicago, 2018
– India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India, 2017
– East Wing, Dubai, 2016
– German Historical Museum (DHM), Berlin, 2016
Huis Marseille – Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, 2016
Institut Néerlandais, Paris, 2013
– Photoville, Brooklyn, New York, 2013
– Centro Cultural Borges, Buenos Aires, 2013
– Alexander Rodchenko School of Photography & Multimedia, Moscow, 2012
– De Donkere Kamer, Amsterdam, 2012
– World Press Photo, Diyarbakir, Turkey, 2012
– Clear Photofestival Groningen, Netherlands, 2011
– Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, Netherlands, 2011
– Fundacion Pedro Mayer, Mexico City, 2011
– World Press Photo, Amsterdam, 2011
– Breda Photo, Breda, Netherlands, 2010
– Legermuseum, Delft, Netherlands, 2009
– World Press Photo, Amsterdam, 2006
– Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, Netherlands, 2005

Agencies
Martin Roemers’ projects, books and exhibitions are published in the print media worldwide, distributed by:
– Panos Pictures, London
– Laif, Cologne
– Salt Images, Moscow
– Hollandse Hoogte. Amsterdam
– Luz, Milan
– Cosmos Photo, Paris

Contact
Martin Roemers
Oostsingel 96
2612 HG Delft
The Netherlands
M  +31 (0) 6 53 77 99 59
martin@martinroemers.com
www.martinroemers.com

Personal  Agent                    
Maartje Wildeman, +31 (0) 6 40 53 65 97, maartjewildeman@chello.nl