Olaf Kreinsen

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To Olaf Kreinsen (*1960) taking up photography as a medium in 2004 meant returning to his roots: Born a photographer’s son he started experimenting with professional equipment at an early age. As a profession he first turned to filmmaking. After studying film and theater at the University of Hamburg he began working as camera operator and editor before becoming a successful director and script author for TV films and series.

 

LAGO SILENZIOSO

 

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CITTÀ ETERNA

 

Olaf Kreinsen, città eterna, Leonardo, 2013

 

 

Olaf Kreinsen, città eterna, Biancheria, 2013

Olaf Kreinsen, città eterna, Madonna, 2013

SCHWARZE MATERIE

 

Olaf Kreinsen, Schwarze Materie 2, 2015

Olaf Kreinsen, Schwarze Materie 104, 2015

Olaf Kreinsen, Schwarze Materie 36, 2015

awards

2013
laureate of the Hoepfner Stiftung
2012
IPA 2012, International Photography Award, Los Angeles, Honorable Mention
Px3, Prix de la Photographie Paris, 2012, Bronze Medal “fine-art professionals”
2011
laureate of the Hoepfner-Stiftung
Shortlisted in the category „Still-Life/Professionals“, World Photography Award 2011
Prix de la Photographie Paris, Px 3 Official selection for 2011
11. Schömberger Fotoherbst, internationales Festival für Reise- and Dokumentarfotografie, 1. Preis
wald|raum, Wettbewerb anläßlich des “internationals Jahr der Wälder 2011”, 2.Preis
2010
„Diari della terra“, awarded „best photographer from the EU“

solo exhibitions

2014
“Città Eterna”, Flessabank, Munich
„lago silenzioso“, Castello Scaligero, Malcesine (IT)
„Urban Trees & Spiriti“, LABA (Libera Accademia Belle Arti) – Ex colonia Pavese, Torbole, Photofestival Nago – Torbole (IT)
„lago silenzioso“, Hauptkirche St. Nikolai, Hamburg
2013
„lago silenzioso“ – Interimsgalerie Hamburg (today galerie postel)
2012
„lago silenzioso“ – Fotogalerie im Blauen Haus, Munich
2011
”Werkschau” – Fotogalerie im Blauen Haus, Munich
2010
“Diari della terra” – Palazzo Correr, Venedig, anschließend ganzjährige Wanderausstellung in Städten des Veneto
„il lago silenzioso“, Galleria G. Craffonara, Riva del Garda – Caserma d´Artigleria di Porta Verona, Peschiera del Garda – Pasinger Fabrik, Munich
2009
„natura morta“ – Galerie Pixis, Munich

group exhibitions

2013
“Wie wollen wir leben”, Hoepfner-Stiftung, Karlsruhe
2011
“11.Schömberger Fotoherbst”, Int. festival for travel and documentary photography
“World Photography Festival”, Somerset House (Projektion), London
„Etwas entwickeln” – Hoepfner-Stiftung, Karlsruhe
2010
“Sitz! Die Kunst ist auf den Hund gekommen”- Artium Kunstsalon, Bad Honnef
“Mnemosia”- Nago/Torbole, Forte di Nago
“Art on Demand”- Artium Kunstsalon, Bad Honnef
“Diari della Terra”, Palazzo Correr, Venice
2009
“transitions”- showroom silentpark, Hamburg