Documentary Film CODIGO COLOR-MEMORIAS will be shown for the first time at the FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DEL NUEVO CINE LATINOAMERICANO in La Habana, Cuba.03.12-13.12 2015
Exhibition ROSTROS SONOROS gigantografias with artist intervention at RABBIT HOLE GALLERY , NEW YORK, Brooklyn Dumbo
Together with journalist Linda Tutmann we have won a working grant by Netzwerk Recherche, Germany. We are travelling to the coal mine region of Colombia to write on the effects of this dirty business, which is causing dead, illness and huge environmental disasters.
Exhibition MIRADAS DE RESISTENCIA inside the frame of the MCC14 ,Castillo de San Felipe, Cartagena, Colombia
REEPERBAHN at Focale Gallerie , Nyon, Swiss
Solo Exhibition from 27.09.2014 until 09.11. 2014
My Libya Reportage on the Sahara border and Checkpoints is screened at VISA POUR L IMAGE , Perpignan, France
Los Del Monte invited at the SCHAU-Festival, Dortmund
Exhibition of REEPERBAHN in the Castle Schloss Willigrad, Leipzig, Germany
I am back in Bogota, Colombia for the next half year. I am working on the project Los del monte, where I am searching to give a wider picture and insight on the displaced people and their lands. Aftermath of the complicated and violent armed conflict who is going on since over 50 years.
As peace talks are coming to some conclusions the survivors of the conflict have to be given their voice.
Thanks to the grant from VG Bildkunst I can go on working on it.
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The REEPERBAHN, my work on the last left over of the famous red light district in Hamburg, was nominated for the Deutsche Fotobuchpreis 2014.
It has not won but will be part of the traveling exhibition inside and outside germany.
The book was published in march 2013 by Prestel, and is available in all german book shops and via amazon.
Thanks to all who have believed in this project and my work!
The Reportage on the Libyan borderline in the Sahara, which I could make thanks to Mirco Keilberth, was published in the LFI Leica Magazin, November Issue.
A little exhibition to launch the magazine was organized by the Leica Team! Thanks to Carol Koerting and Katrin Iwanzcuk !
Here you can watch the video Interview and publication
Back in Tripoli, Libya, to work on the illegal Immigration issue which Libya is facing.
Thanks to the Freelens Foundation and Olympus I could organize a photography workshop for libyan women, victims of violence during and after the Revolution.
The project started out of the work I did there for Peace Counts and my agency Zeitenspiegel.
It was a great experience and a good start to push the project forward!
An Interview of me in the online Magazine Franzmagazine
here you can check it out!
VER street experiment with artist Alexa Grande
REEPERBAHN ON THE ROAD in my home town Bruneck, Suedtirol, Italy!
In Cooperation with Franzmagazin and verso! we have organized a clandestine street exhibition and book launch.
Thanks to all!
My work on the REEPERBAHN was presented on Verve Photo
I got nominated and was under the three winners for the silberne Kraxe 2013. It is an alternative prize for persons or organizations who are pushing their own initiative, acting and catalyzing others.
Congratulation as well to Andreas Pichler and the Heimatsendung- Team!
I am happy and proud that even if I am far away from my hometown and village my work and steps are reaching there and touching at least some fews!
The project Peace Counts and Agentur Zeitenspiegel brings me this time to Libya, researching different themes on the civil society after the Revolution.
The REEPERBAHN comes to the Golden Pudel Club, Hamburg!!
Thank you all for this incredible evening, exchange, reading and meeting different generations!!
It was great!
8-10 march 2013 you can see my work at the tete gallery in Berlin, Schoenhauser Allee 167, together with the artist Henrik Malmstroem.
Curated and invited by Hannah Goldstein
Happy to announce that my long term project REEPERBAHN will be published by PRESTEL.
The 18th of february it is accessible for the public in german book stores and via Amazon.
Thank you to all who made this possible and who believed in me and my work!
I am traveling to Colombia, Bogota to keep on working on my new project Los del monte, where I am portraying the Colombian nature and displaced people, affected by the violent conflict, which is ongoing since over 50 years.
Thank you to the grant of VG- Bildkunst, which gives me the possibility to do so!
Street Exhibition during the Reeperbahn- Festival in the district of St. Pauli, Hamburg
The Reportage of the situation of illegal refugees in Greece I have made together with the writer Oezlem Topcu for "Die Zeit" was published.
"Die Zeit" , Nr.38
The Reportage from a difficult Love-story in Herat, Afghanistan, was published in the Dossier of "Die Zeit" , Nr. 29. Wolfgang Bauer was the writer and together we have been there for 10 days in April, researching and living the difficulties of the country.
My Reeperbahn longterm project was chosen for the Lumix Fotofestival this year in Hannover!
I am very happy to have the chance to bring the project and the pictures to a wider audience! So everyone is invited to pass by and share!
Hannover 13th-17th June 2012
Back in germany!
The NEO COLLECTIVE has published an interview of me and some pictures of my Reeperbahn story.
If you are interested in, here you can read it
At the moment I am in BUENOS AIRES and available for assignments. To reach me please call
0054 11 54073430 or write me a mail. Thank you and to all a happy new year!!
I am happy to announce that my project "Los Del Monte- Them From The Mountains" was chosen for the VG-Bildkunst project grant.
This means hard work in the incredible country Colombia lies ahead me!
Down There is shown at the FOTONOVIEMBRE 2011, XI Biennale of Photography on the island of Tenerife inside the circle of Atlantica Collectivas. The pictures are shown at the Instituto de Estudios Hispanicos de Canarias, C/ Quintana 18, Puerto la Cruz.
Who has the chance to pass by, don 't hesitate!
I have got a little assignment from the ZEITmagazin, which got published in the issue ZEITmagazin, Nr.43. I got to know the little everyday reality of a circus family living in their mobile home.
I am happy to announce that I will exhibit in the Planket 2011 the 20th August in Stockholm and 10th September in Berlin.
This years theme is Invisible, and I hope to see all of you on the fence!
emerge the online portal for new photography showcased my Reeperbahn project down there.
After a long time without information and some travels to Colombia, Morocco and Budapest I am back!!
and working on my book project of the Reeperbahn.
Lars Harmsen and Matthias Kantereit from Magma Brand Design are working with me on an amazing book concept. It is still a lot of work until the release in spring 2012
click here to see the edit:
Webpage relaunch of the Agency Zeitenspiegel, with new members!
Enrico Bossan featured my work at e-photoreview.
Have a look, even if the interview is in italian!
I was nominated for the Reflexions Masterclass 2011 organized by Giorgia Fioro
My story "Down There" is published in the winter issue of PRIVATE Magazine a quarterly photographic magazine, who showcases photographers around the world.
Global Report 2, Issue 51, have a look at it, and achieve it here:
For the whole month I am in Columbia shooting a Reportage in Medellin and Bogota for the project " Peace Counts".
Things are going well here, besides the violence and conflict the people are wonderful, gentle, open, creative, with a lot to tell and a lot to teach.
My series "Down There" won the 1st prize at the premio Giovanni Tabo, FotoLeggendo 2010
Exhibition until 23th october 2010 at I.S.A., Rome
"Down There" in show at the FotoGrafia 2010 festival in Rome,
Unpublished-unknown curated by Marc Prust.
24th september- 24th october
at the MACRO TESTACCIO, contemporary art museum
Piazza Orazio Giustiniani 4, Roma
Nominated for the Premio Tabo, FotoLeggendo 2010
Exhibition in Rome from the 8th-23rd october at ISA, Via del Commercio 13
Published in Die Zeit, Nr. 27 , Feuilleton: "Ich seh nur so aus"- Nina Pauer.
Portrait of Nina Pauer.
My book-dummy "down there" has been chosen for exhibiting at the Deichtorhallen, Hamburg during the Fotobuchtage 2010
I got 3rd place in the public voting of the getPublishedAward 2010.
Published in Die Zeit, Nr. 22 , Dossier: "Das Tollhaus"- Roman Pletter.
Portrait of Hartmut Wegener, "father" of the Elbphilharmonie.
Chosen for the Contact Editions U.K
where they showcase my work and sell prints at their online Gallery
Harry Hardie ( Host Gallery)
Fiona Rogers ( Magnum)
Michael Regnier ( Panos Pictures)
check it out !
Published in Die Zeit, Nr. 8 , Dossier: "Stine, wo bist du?"- Ulrich Greiner.
Reportage on the University of Hamburg and its new Bachelor system.