Born in Eupen, Belgium







Highschool graduation; language school in New Zealand; studies photography in Liége; undertakes her first trip to Haiti; works as an assistent to Phililp Jones Griffiths of Magnum Photos, New York






Receives the UNICEF Photo of the Year Award for one of her works
from the series "Growing up in Haiti"






Exhibits at the Museum Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen,

Germany (First important solo show)





3rd price POYi for Multimedia Portfolio




Documentary film AIDEPENDENCE with Frédéric Biegmann


Alice Smeets lives and works in Eupen/Belgium and Haiti


Ghetto Tarot

Inspired by the creativity and strength of the citizens of Haiti, Alice Smeets started her photographic project with the Haitan group of artists “Atis Rezistans” – a new artistic interpretation of the traditional “Rider-Waite” Tarot deck.