Michelle Helena Janssen is a London and Amsterdam-based photographer and director who pushes artistic boundaries with her unique approach. Her distinct style combines contrasting colors, surreal elements, and a blend of impressionism and abstraction. Janssen's work represents a cutting-edge approach to modern artistic expression, leading her to explore diverse genres and techniques.
In her directorial projects, Janssen showcases two contrasting styles. Her mystical works delve into vibrant, apocalyptic landscapes with otherworldly elements. Conversely, her analog creations evoke nostalgia and raw emotions with grainy visuals and poetic elements. Michelle creates captivating scenes within controlled studio environments and transports viewers to otherworldly realms. She also explores visual effects, infusing her images and videos with imaginary worlds through unique textures.
Janssen's fusion of fantasy and fashion invites viewers to ponder abstract concepts and question their perceptions. Clients she has worked with include Time Out Magazine, i-D, GUCCI, Universal Music Group, Esmay Wagemans, and Eartheater. To see more of her work, visit her Instagram and her Vimeo profiles.