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Klavdij Sluban

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Winner of the European Publishers Award for Photography 2009, of the Leica Prize (2004) and of the Niépce Prize, main French prize in photography, (2000), Klavdij Sluban is a French photographer of Slovenian origin born in Paris on 3.3.63. He develops a rigorous and coherent body of work, never inspired by immediate and..

David “CHIM” Seymour

Gallery BIoGRAPHY David Seymour was born 1911 in Warsaw, Poland as David Syzmin. He studied graphic arts in Leipzig, and turned to photography in 1933 while continuing his studies at the Sorbonne in Paris. He later adopted the working name “CHIM” based on the pronunciation of his birth name. Seymour covered many important political events..

Boris Savelev

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Boris Savelev is one of the most important and well-known photographers working in Russia today. He first came to the attention of the art-world in the west with the publication of Secret City by Thames and Hudson in 1981. This established Boris Savelevs´s reputation as one of the most serious artists of a..

Guy Le Querrec

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Breton Guy Le Querrec, born on May 12th 1941 in Paris, began to take photographs at the age of 14. He bought his first Leica IIIG from the salary he had earned working at an insurance company. At the age of 26, he took his first step to become a professional photographer being..

Inge Morath

Gallery   ff. Images from “Inge Morath First Color”, Steidl 2009 BIoGRAPHY Inge Morath, 1923 – 2002 „Photography is a strange phenomenon. In spite of the use of that technical instrument, the camera, no two photographers, even if they were at the same place at the same time, come back with the same pictures. The..

Lee Miller

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Lee Miller was born in 1907 in Poughkeepsie, New York USA and first entered the world of photography in New York as a model to the great photographers of the day such as Edward Steichen, Hoyningen-Huene and Arnold Genthe. In 1929 she went to Paris and worked with the well known Surrealist artist..

Vera Mercer

Gallery BIoGRAPHY/Regognitions I was born in Berlin in November 1936. My father, Franz Mertz, was a well-known
 theater set designer and was probably my most important influence. I earned my dance and gymnastic diploma and married the assistant of the theater director, a young Romanian Swiss artist named Daniel Spoerri. 
He and his friend Emmet..

Oliver Mark

Gallery BIoGRAPHY born 1963, lives and works in Berlin, Germany 1986 -1988 Education in photography 1989- 1991 Assistance at Burda Studios Offenburg 2003/2004 Observer at University of the Arts Berlin with Prof. Katharina Sieverding (Visual Culture) AWARDS | Recognitions Solo Shows 2014 Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, “Aus den Trümmern kriecht das Leben “ Portraits von Karl Otto..

Petr Lovigin

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Petr Lovigin was born in 1981 and studied architecture in his hometown of Yaroslavl on the Volga River in Russia. He later became fascinated by photography and displayed a ironic eye as he began to travel the world to capture images. He photographed India, Jamaica, Africa, and, of course, his Russian homeland. His..

Andrew Lichtenstein

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Andrew Lichtenstein has spent the last two decades covering long-term stories of social concern in the United States. He worked eight years documenting the rise of the prison industrial complex after receiving an Open Society Institute Fellowship in 2000. In 2007, Lichtenstein authored Never Coming Home, a book documenting the funerals for American..