Photo: Dymphna VandenAbeele

Jeanine lives and works in the Provence of Zeeland in the Netherlands. She holds a degree in contemporary jewellery design from d’Academie Beeld in Belgium. Work of her nominated graduation project Turning Tides is represented by Gallery Pont & Plas in Ghent, Belgium.

Exhibitions credits include the International Jewellery Week in China, The International Biennial of Contemporary Art in Lithuania and Munich Jewellery Week in M√ľnchen, Germany with the Precious Collective.

Her current body of work is about awakening awareness of plastic pollution. She want to express her concerns by merging and contrasting the natural and the unnatural. This way, her work embodies our influence on nature.