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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..

Adriana Lestido

Gallery BIoGRAPHY born 1955 in Buenos Aires, lives and works in Buenos Aires Adriana. Lestido has acquired a reputation as one of Argentina’s most prolific artists. In 1979, she began to study photography, from 1982 to 1995 she worked as a photo-reporter for the daily newspapers La Voz and Página 12 as well as the..

Tomasz Lazar

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Born 1985 in Szczecin, Poland. An independent photographer, a graduate of the West Pomeranian University of Technology, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology.  Winner of photography contests in Poland and abroad (e.g. World Press Photo, POY, CHIPP, Sony World Photography Award, the International Photography Award, BZWBK Press Photo, Grand Press Photo, Lumix..

Jacques Henri Lartigue

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Jacques Henri Lartigue was 69 years old in 1963 when he first presented a selection of his many photographs taken throughout his life at New York’s Museum of Modern Art. That same year, there was a photo spread of his work in the famous Life Magazine issue commemorating the death of John Fitzgerald..

Eikoh Hosoe

Gallery BIoGRAPHY For over fifty years, internationally acclaimed photographer Eikoh Hosoe has been producing cutting edge works demonstrating a unique mastery of the photographic medium. Early on in his career he abandoned the documentary style prevalent in the post-war years and produced work that breathed a sense of experimentation and freedom into photography. By calling..

Erich Hartmann

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Born 1922 in Munich, Germany, Erich Hartmann was sixteen when he came with his family in 1938 to Albany, New York, refugees from Nazi Germany. The only English speaker in the family, he worked in a textile mill, attending evening high school and later taking night courses at Siena College. When the U...

Philippe Halsman

Gallery AUTOBIoGRAPHY | Chronology My father was a dentist, and my mother gave up her profession as a teacher when I was born. This event, so important for me, happened on May 2, 1906, in Riga, Latvia. Riga was a highly civilized old city of 300,000 inhabitants. It had museums, an opera, three repertory theaters,..