Beyond the Muted Darkness


The photo book Beyond the muted darknesswas launched in Pakhuis de Zwijger on 31 August 2017. This book contains photographs of forty people suffering from Usher Syndrome taken by forty photographers. Beyond the muted darkness shows’ positive and strong pictures of the people suffering from Usher Syndrome. Each photo is accompanied by a short story of both the photographer and the person on the photo.

Photo book ‘Beyond the muted darkness’ was established by initiator and publisher, Marco Groenewegen. Forty top photographers, including Linelle Deunk, Koos Breukel, Reinier Gerritsen, Julie Vielvoije and many others, cooperated in making this book. Humberto Tan had his photograph taken by Sacha de Boer and wrote a foreword.