Statelessness, Anoek Steketee, Document Nederland

October 6 2017 to January 7 2018
Philips Wing

foto Tima, 5 weken, staatloos, Amsterdam, Anoek Steketee, 2017Since 1975, the Rijksmuseum has organised the annual exhibition Document Nederland, for which a Dutch photographer is asked to focus on a topical societal phenomenon. For 2017, Anoek Steketee has been commissioned to depict the theme ‘Stateless’.

Previous photographers have included Hans Aarsman (1984), Dana Lixenberg (2011), Henk Wildschut (2013), Hans van der Meer (2015) and Carel van Hees (2016).

The exhibition Document Nederland is made possible by UNHCR, the UN refugee agency.