Patricia Ramaer's biography
Patricia Ramaer is an internationally renowned artist and photographer, currently based half an hour away from Amsterdam, in the beach town called Zandvoort, Holland. She grew up in Britain, Canada and the Netherlands and has been constantly taking photographs since receiving her first box brownie at the age of 7. In fact, her freelance photography career began at the tender age of 14 when she would photograph her school events and sell her images to teachers, classmates and their families. She studied art at the Emily Carr University of Art & Design, Vancouver, BC. Canada and at the
Photography Academy Amsterdam, all the while continuing to work and grow as an artist and photographer. After graduation she freelanced as a graphic artist for magazines such as Elle. She is constantly brushing up with the latest courses and master classes, she has taken a Master class with Jeff Ascough. As her photography grew in demand and she dedicated herself to full-time freelancing in the corporate, wedding and portrait realms while experimenting with art photography and exhibiting her works in galleries and art fairs.
Patricia Ramaer has clocked up over 45 years of experience in the world of art and professional photography, and continues to strive to break new ground and create sensational images for her clients. Patricia has also given training to upstart companies and freelancers, and has managed and organized international seminars. On a volunteer basis she has coordinated a team of 30 plus each year at the cultural festival OEROL, as well as volunteering for de Karavaan and Over het IJ festival since 2009.