Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Rosa has been photographing in Europe, Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, South-Sudan) and Asia. She has a special relationship with Indonesia. Both her mother and grandmother are from Java . Recently, Rosa has been working on a long-term personal project called “Kopi Susu” (Coffee with Milk) in Indonesia, about her mixed origins.
Rosa has been teaching photography in Kenya, Ethiopia and Indonesia and is currently teaching photography at the Dutch Fotovakschool.
She has been awarded the prestigious Dutch Zilveren Camera for her series “Salto Vitale” about Ethiopian youth circuses.
Christian Caujolle (Agence VU) selected her series TB+, about tuberculosis patients in Sudan, for the international exhibition Stop TB Now, which Caujolle curated.