- Published by Walther König, 2002
- First edition, first printing, limited to 2500 copies
- Unbound cardstock sheets contained in a photographically illustrated card box,
- 33 loose sheets printed on heavy cardstock
. Photographs by Hellen van Meene. Interview with the artist (in English and Dutch) by Karel Schampers. Includes a brief biography, exhibition history and bibliography (in English). Designed by bureau gras, Alkmaar, The Netherlands. Unpaginated, with 30 four-color plates printed by Lecturis and drukkerij Krijgsman.
"The central theme in my work is photographing girls who are at the point of budding into maturity...Their attitude is still open; they are not yet committed, yet they still have this touching susceptibility, they are still themselves. The photographs are not meant to be portraits...Nor do I want to sketch a sociological image of contemporary youth...They (the models) are simply material for me.
I am mainly concerned with things such as the light fall on a white skin, bruises on an arm, hands which disfigure in water, and starting goose-pimples in frosty weather...I arrange everything to the smallest detail...While photographing, chance plays an important role..."