Nederland in 100 verjaardagen [Cream tart and garlands, the Netherlands in 100 birthdays]
Ilvy Njiokiktjien, took photos of a hundred people on their birthday, ranging in age from one to a hundred. In the space of eighteen months, Ilvy zigzagged many miles across the country, she took photos every day of the week: from Carnival to Christmas and from an early-morning breakfast in bed to a midnight slumber party.

Text: Sabeth Snijders
Schilt Publishing & Gallery, 2014