This is the website of Edith Gerritsma, professional photographer.


Please have a look at my recent photos, or contact me for questions or assignments.


Voor Nederlands: zie mijn Nederlandstalige site.


Edith Gerritsma (1959,Oosterbeek)



  • • Photo Academy Amsterdam, 2006
  • • Dutch Language and Literature, University of Groningen, 1986


expositions and projects 

  • • Frozen in time, flowerportraits (from 2013 - present).

  • The Finnish National Theatre, Helsinki 'Eurudike'. Playwright Sarah Ruhl and theatre artist and director Yana Ross. The play is a modern love story, a tale about family bonds, a study of memory, a reflection on art, and a fantasy of the world of the dead. (feb t/m mei 2013).

  • • Clinical Anatomical research and education at the Dissection Ward, Department of Anatomy, Embryology and Physiology AMC (ever since 2010)
  • • Audiovisual production ‘The ones around’. Working at a hospice on the occasion of the 10 year anniversary of the Johannes Hospice De Ronde Venen (2008)
  • • Museum Tot Zover (Dutch Funeral Museum, Amsterdam), permanent exhibition of the series ‘Life towards death’ (ever since dec 2007) See: www.totzover.nl
  • • Exposition Photo Academy Rotterdam, (aug 2007- march 2008) www.fotoacademie.nl
  • • Photo festival Noorderlicht, an international podium for documentary photography (sept-nov 2006)
  • • Graduation Exposition Photo Academy Amsterdam (juni-sept 2006)
  • • Exhibition KL!kexpo, Sotheby’s, Amsterdam (june 2006) www.klikexpo.nl


Clients, among others

  • • Cemetery/crematory De Nieuwe Ooster, Amsterdam
  • • Cirque de la Liberté
  • • Wakker Dier
  • • Finnish National Theatre
  • • Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam
  • • Emma Childrens Hospital AMC, Amsterdam
  • • Johannes Hospice De Ronde Venen
  • • Public Prosecutor’s Department
  • • Several Dutch journals and magazines: AMC Magazine, Status, Pallium, Nursing, Folia