Esther van der Bie
Esther van der Bie (*1962)
Esther van der Bie was born in the Arbon district of the canton of Thurgau in 1962. She trained as an art educator and has been working in the field of illustration and photography since 1986. Since 1990 she has received numerous awards, including the Aeschlimann-Corti-Stipendium [Louise Aeschlimann and Margareta Corti Scholarship] in 1994 and the Förderpreis der Stadt Bern [City of Bern sponsorship award] in 2001. Van der Bie has been a regular lecturer at the Bern University of Applied Sciences since 2004, focusing on photography.