Chien-Chi Chang

Gallery   BIoGRAPHY In his work, Chien-Chi Chang makes manifest the abstract concepts of alienation and connection. “The Chain,” a collection of portraits made in a mental asylum in Taiwan, caused a sensation when it was shown at La Biennale di Venezia (2001) and the Bienal de Sao Paolo (2002). The shocking, nearly life-sized photographs..

Marcos Zimmermann

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Marcos Zimmermann was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1950. He studied cinematography at the Instituto Nacional de Cinematografía in Buenos Aires and started his professional career as still photographer for feature films. For several years he lived in Rome, where he worked as a freelance photographer, his work being exhibited in various..

Patrick Zachmann

Gallery BIoGRAPHY born 1955 in France , lives in Paris. A freelance photographer since 1976 and member of Magnum Photos since 1990, Patrick Zachmann has dedicated himself to long-term reportages that bring to light the complex identities and cultures of social groups and communities in various countries. His 1982 work on the Naples police and..

Rudi Weissenstein

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Shimon Rudolph Weissenstein was born in 1910 in the city of Iglau in Czechoslovakia. From 1928 to 1931, he studied at the Kunsthochschule in Vienna, where he expanded his knowledge in the fields of graphic design and printing, chemistry, photography, retouching, optics and archive management. In January 1936 he immigrated to Palestine. Shortly..

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..

Seán Hillen

Gallery EDUCATION 1986-87 Slade School of Fine Art, London, Higher Diploma in Fine Art 1981-84 London College of Printing, BA (Hons): Photography, Film & TV 1979-80 Belfast College of Art, Foundation Studies Recognitions | AWARDS “A genuinely original mind … his dry survivor’s wit will carry him far”(Sarah Kent ‘Young masters’ Time Out, 1987) “Images..

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..