Exhibitions at CAMERA WORK
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Die Einzelausstellung "Angels" zeigt eine exklusive Auswahl von teils nie zuvor gezeigten Akt- und Porträtphotographien der schönsten und erotischsten Models der Welt, mit denen Russell James in den vergangenen 15 Jahren zusammengearbeitet hat.
Bereits der Titel der Ausstellung und Serie "Angels" suggeriert eindringlich: Diese Frauen sind nicht von dieser Welt. Unerreichbare und engelsgleiche Anmut fasziniert die Menschen seit jeher und ließ weibliche Ikone… more
The exhibition displays more than twenty large-format works from various of his renowned series – including four epochal unique works of the artist – that without exception have never been shown at any previous exhibition before.
The exhibition focuses on the artist’s extensive documentation of the renovations and restoration work in the Palace of Versailles, which he intensively photographically accompanied over a period of 25 years. Through the sumptuous chambers, the tho… more
The self-curated group exhibition shows, with more than 100 photographs, the significance and the variety of perception of the topic »Love« within the field of photography.more
After Shanghai and Paris – big cities that provided the setting for previous, internationally respected series of the artist – Bettina Rheims betook herself to the British capital for »Bonkers - A Fortnight in London«. In search of electrifying atmospheres and polarizing women of the Society of the metropolis, Bettina Rheims found herself in-between models, actors and British party girls. The artist and her protagonists plunge into a surreal and dull world of various visu… more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present an exhibition of Patrick Demarchelier. The solo exhibition grants a comprehensive insight into his style-defining oeuvre, showcasing a selection of 50 of his most renowned works. Patrick Demarchelier is considered to be one of the most eminent classical photo artists, specialising in fashion, nude and portrait.
Nadja Auermann, Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista or Kate Moss – the world’s most famous top models are being lifted from … more
CAMERA WORK and CWC GALLERY are pleased to present the internationally awaited exhibition »Before They Pass Away« by Jimmy Nelson, starting on March 8, 2014. For the first time worldwide, the exhibition and its over 80 works is shown to give an insight into the epochal series »Before They Pass Away«. As an appraisal of the artist and due to the enormous quantity of photographs within this collection the series will be shown simultaneously in the galleries CAMERA WORK and … more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present a solo exhibition of Philipp Keel from December 7, 2013. The exhibition will show an exclusive selection of the artist’s photographic work and invites the recipient to discover his fascinating Oeuvre, which combines conceptual and abstract photo art. More than 100 million pictures are uploaded each day on Facebook worldwide, the number of pictures taken in Germany sums up to over 200 million a day. This development and its consciously critical examination … more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present the artist Nick Brandt, with his upcoming exhibition »Across the Ravaged Land«, starting on October 19, 2013. The solo exhibition is an exclusive selection of his new works from the third and final part of his trilogy, documenting the disappearing natural world and animals of East Africa. The title, combined with the titles of Brandt’s first two chapters, reveals the title of the completed trilogy: »On This Earth, A Shadow Falls Across Th… more
The exhibition »Aktstudien und Deutsche Landschaften« presents a selection of new large format nudes and landscape works.
»Aktstudien und Deutsche Landschaften« features selected photographs of German landscapes and nude portraits. While the nudes have been an ongoing focus for the past decade, Reutersward’s exploration of German landscapes ranging from the North Sea and Baltic coast to the Bavarian Alps, springs only from the past year. Forming a stark contrast … more
From June 8 through August 17, 2013, CAMERA WORK presents the group exhibition »CAMERA WORK rocks«. The self-curated exhibition consists of more than 100 works with a selection of the most famous musicians and bands of the past decades – some of them have never been shown before.Please be welcomed to experience an artistic photo journey through the history of rock and pop music. You can be looking forward to a special selection of outstanding portraits of the pho… more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present the solo exhibition of the photographer Michel Comte, starting on March 9, 2013. With more than 100 photographs the gallery gives an extensive insight into Michel Comte’s impressive artistic accomplishment. He is considered one of the most significant contemporary fashion and society photographers. His individual visual aesthetics characterized the 90’s and until today mostly influenced fashion photography.
From Nadja Auermann to Gisele B… more
»15 Jahre CAMERA WORK«
December 15, 2012 – March 2, 2013more
Bettina RheimsGender StudiesExhibition from October 20 – December 1, 2012 Focusing again on the topic of transgender, in 2011 the artist created a fascinating portrait series of 25 people who evade the categorization of male and female. To see and show people in a manner like the people portrayed see themselves – Bettina Rheims links her humanly approach with her own artistic style and created with »Gender Studies« an impressive series that is of high social aspiration an… more
For the first time, the solo exhibition »Beyond Faces« offers insight into the work of Romney Müller-Westernhagen as a portrait photographer and shows a unique series in the context of contemporary portrait photography that features over 40 effortlessly aesthetic portraits of politicians, actors, artists, athletes as well as South African gang members among the varied motifs. Romney’s portraits look behind facades, they let the personalities express themselves and thus giv… more
Die Ausstellung in der Galerie CAMERA WORK zeigt das photographische Schaffenswerk von Ralph Gibson aus über vier Jahrzehnten – von mystisch-surrealen Werken aus der weltbekannten Serie »The Somnambulist« über Photographien aus den Bildstrecken »Deja-Vu« und »Days at Sea« bis hin zu neuen Aktphotographien der jüngsten Vergangenheit. Die verbindenden bildsprachlichen Charakteristika innerhalb des Gesamtwerkes von Ralph Gibson zeichnen sich … more
Anton Corbijn »Inwards and Onwards«April 21 – June 2, 2012 The large-format portraits featured in the exhibition »Inwards and Onwards« testify to the substantial body of artistic work that Anton Corbijn has created. Apart from striking photographs of true music legends such as Bruce Springsteen, Patti Smith or Tom Waits, who have always fascinated Corbijn, the photographer has focussed in his recent work on modern personifications of artistic inspiration such as Mar… more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present an exhibition by American photographer Mark Laita. The exhibition will commence on February 4, 2012, and for the first time in Europe will feature the three new series »Sea«, »Serpentine« and »Amaranthine« with unique photographs of the most fascinating sea creatures, the most impressive serpents and the most colorful and graceful birds of our planet. The three series are connected by an exceptional visual approach depicting t… more
Jean-Baptiste HuynhPaolo RoversiNovember 26, 2011 – January 28, 2012A book signing with Paolo Roversi will take place at the gallery on Saturday, November 26, at 3:00 p.m. CAMERA WORK is pleased to present a double exhibition with photographs by Paolo Roversi and Jean-Baptiste Huynh. The exhibition will open on November 26 and will show new photographs from the series »Nudi« by Paolo Roversi for the first time as well as the photo series »Monochrome« by Jean-Baptist… more
Jean-Baptiste HuynhPaolo RoversiNovember 26, 2011 – January 28, 2012CAMERA WORK is pleased to present a double exhibition with photographs by Paolo Roversi and Jean-Baptiste Huynh. The exhibition will open on November 26 and will show new photographs from the series »Nudi« by Paolo Roversi for the first time as well as the photo series »Monochrome« by Jean-Baptiste Huynh, which has never been shown before. Even though the series differ in their motives, they are eve… more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to present an exhibition by the American photographer Steve Schapiro. The exhibition will open on September 10 and will show photographs from the series »Heroes« as well as exclusive pictures taken at the film sets of »Godfather« by Francis Ford Coppola und »Taxi Driver« by Martin Scorsese.»The sixties were a defining era in America« (Steve Schapiro)Muhammad Ali, Andy Warhol, Ray Charles, Martin Luther King, Samuel Beckett, R… more
ARNOLD CRANECAMERA WORK freut sich, eine Ausstellung von bedeutenden Photographen-Porträts des US-amerikanischen Photographen Arnold Crane zu präsentieren. Die Ausstellung beginnt am 16. Juli und wird bis zum 3. September 2011 gezeigt. Die jeweiligen Porträts werden durch Werke der abgebildeten Künstler aus der umfangreichen Photo-Sammlung von CAMERA WORK ergänzt. Arnold Crane genoss einen einzigartigen Zugang zu den berühmtesten Photographen unserer Zeit. Er nutzte… more
Russell James, fashion photographer and founder of NOMAD TWO WORLDS,Donna Karan, fashion designer and founder of Urban Zen Foundation,and actors Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Jackman present in cooperation with CAMERA WORK“A Stunning Collection of Collaborative Art, Music and Film”with Indigenous Australian, Native American and Haitian artistsAugust 20 – August 28, 2011Alte MünzeMolkenmarkt 2, 10179 BerlinOpening hours: daily 11am – 7pm Free AdmissionBerlin is set to … more
HERB RITTSMay 14, 2011 – July 09, 2011, at CAMERA WORK gallery. CAMERA WORK is pleased to present photographs from Herb Ritts starting May 14, 2011. More than 50 photographs will give a comprehensive insight into the work of Herb Ritts, who passed away in 2002. All of the exhibited photographs were developed during the artist’s lifetime.In the 1980s and the 1990s, the autodidact worked together with nearly every superstar. Among the exhibited portraits one can find names such as Mad… more
RUSSELL JAMES April 2 – May 7, 2011CAMERA WORK is pleased to again present works of Russell James. Never before seen nude photographs of the most beautiful women in the world from the series »V2« will be complemented by pictures from his art project »Nomad – Two Worlds« as well as by other icons, as, for example, appealing pictures from the backstage area of the legendary Victoria’s Secret show.Russell James’ photographs of the eight beautiful wome… more
ROBERT POLIDORI »Pripyat and Chernobyl«CAMERA WORK is pleased to exhibit “Yangtze - The Long River” by Nadav Kander and “Pripyat and Chernobyl“ by Robert Polidori, certainly two of the most impressive series of recent photographic history. The photographs of both artists are striking reminders of the impact of mankind's intervention in its environment.Fifteen years after the disastrous meltdown in the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Robert Polidori approa… more
NADAV KANDER »Yangtze – The Long River«Nadav Kander’s Photo Series, awarded with the prestigious Prix Pictet in 2009, uniquely documents the rapid structural change along the Chinese Yangtze River. A current catalogue, published by HATJE CANTZ, with a foreword by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, accompanies the exhibition. Robert Polidori, on the other hand, belongs to the first photographers who in 2001 had access to the restricted zone of the Ukrainian industrial… more
DAVID DREBIN – THE MORNING AFTERNovember 27, 2010 – January 15, 2011Book-signing with David Drebin Saturday, November 27, 2 p.m. at CAMERA WORKCAMERA WORK is looking forward to presenting David Drebin's new photographs, some of which originated in Berlin, from November 27, 2010, on. At the opening of the exhibition, his new illustrated book, "The Morning After," published by teNeues, will be presented exclusively at CAMERA WORK.David Drebin’s photographs are epic… more
CAMERA WORK presents in the context of the fourth European Month of Photography Berlin 2010:GARRY WINOGRAND „WOMEN ARE BEAUTIFUL“November 6, 2010 – November 27, 2010CAMERA WORK is proud to present in the context of the fourth European Month of Photography the legendary series ‘Women are beautiful‘ from Garry Winogrand, Often regarded as the founder of ‘street photography’, the American Garry Winogrand took countless photographs of women in New York betwe… more
TINA BERNING UND MICHELANGELO DI BATTISTA
CAMERA WORK gallery will show a solo exhibition of the artists Tina Berning and Michelangelo Di Battista in Berlin for the first time.
More than 30 works, most of them unique pieces, will be on display in the exhibition. Within their collaboration, Tina Berning and Michelangelo Di Battista blur the boundaries between fashion photography, drawing, and painting. The two artists met for the first time on the occasion of a photo shoot for VOG… more
Sotheby’s Photographie-Abteilung Europa hat das Vergnügen, Sie zur Ausstellung PHOTOGRAPHIE einzuladen. Wir zeigen ausschließlich herausragende Vintage-Arbeiten aus der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts – der klassischen Epoche der Photographie.
Besondere Highlights sind vier Rückenakte der mexikanischen Autorin Anita Brenner, die Edward Weston 1925 photographierte, sowie vier Blätter von Eugène Atget, darunter der exquisite Arrowroot-Abzug Notre-Da… more
NUDES - Positionen der Aktphotographie
NUDES – Positions of Nude Art Photography
Group exhibition with photographs by: Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Diane Arbus, Guido Argentini, Richard Avedon, Lillian Bassman, Werner Bischof, Erwin Blumenfeld, Bill Brandt, Josef Breitenbach, Harry Callahan, Lucien Clergue, Michel Comte, Aram Dikiciyan, David Drebin, Frantisek Drtikol, Ralph Gibson, Esther Haase, Horst P. Horst, Kenro Izu, Russell James, Nadav Kander, André Kertész, Edmund Kesting, Rudolf Koppitz, Annie Leibovitz… more
im TEMPORARY SHOWROOM der Galerie CAMERA WORK im stilwerk,
Kantstraße 17, 10623 Berlin (gegenüber der Galerie)
Freitag, 18. Juni, 18 Uhr
Wir laden Sie ein, in die fesselnden Bildwelten des kanadischen Photographen David Drebin einzutauchen. Als Auftakt zu seiner zweiten Einzelausstellung in der Galerie CAMERA WORK im Frühjahr kommenden Jahres werden bereits zwischen dem 19. Juni und dem 17. Juli 2010 im TEMPORARY SHOWROOM im stilwerk neben bekannten Ikonen noch ni… more
ROBERT POLIDORI 'VERSAILLES'
From May 8 until June 26, 2010, CAMERA WORK will exhibit works of photographer Robert Polidori in its gallery showrooms. The exhibition will entirely focus on the powerful beauty of the Palace of Versailles. Polidori's extensive documentation of the restoration process of the 1980s will be supplemented by current works which have never been exhibited before.
The exhibited photographs present an exclusive selection of the three-volume illustrated book "Parcours Mus… more
Starting March 20, 2010, CAMERA WORK will present a double exhibition showcasing works by London-based photographer Nadav Kander in its gallery show rooms as well as its Museum THE KENNEDYS.
Nadav Kander, who has received numerous international awards, most recently won the prestigious photo prize Prix Pictet, including in the short list, Andreas Gursky, Ed Burtnsky, Ed Kashi among others. In the same year, he was also awarded the Lucie Award 2009 for best international photograph… more
CAMERA WORK is pleased to announce the exhibition "Werkschau 2" by Andreas Muehe from January 23 until March 6, 2010.
The photographs of the artist, who was born in 1979, are often described as romantic, mystical and even sometimes as profound and mysterious. F.C. Gundlach, the doyen of German photography, is a firm advocate of Andreas Muehe. He curates the exhibition in cooperation with CAMERA WORK.
F.C. Gundlach already early on praised the exceptional consequence of Andreas Muehe's work:
From November 7 to January 16, 2010, Gallery Camera Work will present the works of photographer Nick Brandt.
With his new work, A Shadow Falls, Nick Brandt continues his ambitious and ongoing photographic project to memorialize the vanishing natural grandeur of East Africa. Brandt's black and white wide-screen panoramas of animals and landscapes capture an epic vision of Africa not seen before. His iconic portraits of its majestic animals are filled with an empathy usually reserved for human s… more
From September 12 to October 31, 2009, Camera Work Gallery will present works by French photographer Jean-Baptiste Huynh.
Jean-Baptiste Huynh's square photographs always reveal exceptional portraits and minimalist still lives. Specific details present to the viewer objects such as shiny knives but also, in addition, antique Chinese mirrors or expressive portraits of people from different regions of the world. Through the clarity and strength of the image composition, the photographs exude a pu… more
Anlässlich des im teNeues-Verlags erscheinenden Buches »Berlin Now« zeigt CAMERA WORK vom 2. bis zum 17. Oktober 2009 in ihren Galerieräumen die begleitende Ausstellung.
Kosmopolitisch, dynamisch, jung, lebendig und sexy - kaum eine andere Stadt wird auf der Welt momentan so verehrt wie Berlin. Über zwanzig Photographen zeigen in der Ausstellung »Berlin Now«, im Jahr der Feierlichkeiten zu 20 Jahren Mauerfall, dem Betrachter ihren Blick auf die Stadt an der Spree. Lebendige Porträts vo… more
From August 1 to September 5, 2009, CAMERA WORK will exhibit the works of the Danish photographer Pierre Winther in its gallery showrooms.
Pierre Winther is the creator of illusions and stories of graphic quality, from which he has developed his own individual cinematic style. His narrative photographs have attracted a great deal of attention worldwide and have, over the years, shaped award-winning international advertising campaigns, music videos, as well numerous renowned magazines. The rough… more
From June 13 to July 25, 2009, CAMERA WORK will exhibit the works of fashion photographer Paolo Roversi in its gallery showrooms.
For over 35 years, Paolo Roversi, born in Ravenna, Italy, in 1947, has been working and living in Paris. The exhibition of around 50 photographs will show, beyond the series Guinivere and Nudi, pictures of the studio of the artist in Paris, portraits, as well as works of his lightpaintings. Owing to the well-balanced quality of colors and the clear composition of the… more
From April 25 to June 6, 2009, CAMERA WORK will exhibit works of photographer Russell James in the gallery's showrooms.
The 61 photographs that will be on display will reveal the major influence his homeland Australia has played in his body of work. Inspired by very specific shapes and lighting unique to Australia, Russell James has translated this influence through his nude, portrait and fashion photographed in Cuba, The Caribbean, South America and many other regions of the world often result… more
From March 7th to April 18th 2009, CAMERA WORK will present in its gallery space the large-scale work of photographer Lukas Roth. The thematic spectrum of the presented works dating from 2002 to 2008, range from architecture and landscape to panoramic photographs. Lukas Roth thereby uses a special technique. He photographs individual elements in everyday environments such as train stations, streets, beaches or architectural sights and then later works them into one comprehensive photograph.
A b… more
Esther Haase / Susanne Schapowalow
From January 24th to February 28th 2009, Camera Work gallery will present work by Esther Haase and Susanne Schapowalow.
The exhibition, with photographs by the young photographer Esther Haase, is devoted to Tango dance. Esther Haase's vivid photographs reflect the dynamic of dance. During her training to become a ballet dancer, she very early on discovered her love for dance as "a direct and intimate medium of expression". The artist's photographs are not abo… more
Esther Haase / Susanne Schapowalow
From January 24th to February 28th 2009, Camera Work gallery will present work by Esther Haase and Susanne Schapowalow.
The exhibition, with photographs by the young photographer Esther Haase, is devoted to Tango dance.
In comparison, the 40 portrait photographs of the 87 year old photographer Susanne Schapowalow, offer us fascinating insight into the time when Rock n' Roll was still named Jazz and was still a worldwide movement. These photographs have neve… more
From November 22nd to January 17th 2009, Camera Work Gallery will present the work of Scottish photographer Albert Watson.
Born in 1942, Albert Watson is for photography a classical figure, whose work surely transcends the boundaries between commissioned pieces and Art. He counts among the most famous fashion and commercial photographers in the world; over 250 cover pages of "Vogue" have already shown his portrait photography and diverse magazines, from "Rolling Stones" to "Times" and "Vibe" re… more
Gallery Camera Work in Berlin presents from September 20th until November 15th an exhibition of fashion photography of the 20th and 21st centuries. This group exhibition provides a representative overview of the development of fashion photography from its beginnings in the 1920s to the present time. With over 250 works of a total of 65 photographers - many of which are vintages - one can trace the different trends of fashion photography.
The spectrum of the photographs on display ranges from t… more
Die Galerie CAMERA WORK präsentiert vom 2. August bis zum 13. September eine Ausstellung mit Photographien von Robert Polidori. Seine weltweit erste museale Einzelausstellung im Berliner Martin-Gropius-Bau kuratierte CAMERA WORK bereits im Jahr 2006, mit großem Erfolg. Aufgrund der starken Nachfrage und Begeisterung der Besucher wurde die damalige Ausstellungsdauer nachträglich verlängert.
Zur kommenden Ausstellung werden erstmalig seine faszinierenden Photographien aus dem russischen Krem… more
Anlässlich der im August beginnenden Olympischen Spiele in China zeigen wir vom 5. Juli bis 16. August 2008 ausgewählte Arbeiten von Frank Rothe aus der Serie »CHINA NAKED«. Darüber hinaus wird Frank Rothe am 5. Juli ab 17.00 Uhr sein gleichnamiges, im Kehrer Verlag erschienenes Buch in unserer Galerie bei einem kleinen Snack signieren.
Der große Auftritt Chinas auf der Weltbühne steht unmittelbar bevor. Während der Olympischen Spiele im August wird sich das asiatische Land, nach Jahren… more
Gallery CAMERA WORK in Berlin presents from June 14 to July 26 photographs by fashion photographer Ralph Mecke. Ralph Mecke, born in Berlin and today living in Paris and New York, is a young master of fashion photography. His breakthrough in 1998, Mecke achieved through the publication of portraits of intellectuals and icons of culture in the french Vogue magazine. Nowadays the spectrum of his portraits ranges from personalities such as Georgio Armani or Keira Knightley to German artist Jonathan… more
Gallery CAMERA WORK in Berlin will present the exhibition »Africa« from the 26th of April until the 7th of July, providing an insight into the breathtaking landscape and wildlife as well as the culture of individual countries on the black continent. Problematic social circumstances are not ignored, like photo reportages by Thomas Billhardt, Robert Lebeck and Oliver Jannsen focus on the social upheavals after the colonial rule or the impact of the HIV pandemic.
The American artist Kurt Markus … more
CAMERA WORK Gallery will present from March 8th until April 19th the exhibition »Time and Silence« by Caroline Halley. Born in France in 1971, Halley works as a photographer and video artist, fathoming old traditions and customs on travels to remote places. The project »Time and Silence« evolved within a period of six years (1999-2005) on a variety of expeditions. Halley's seeking gaze in Cambodia and Egypt, in India and Afghanistan, in Tibet and Nepal clearly reflects her curiosity for and … more
To the 25th anniversary of the death of Romy Schneider
Duration of the special show from May 19 to June 23, 2007
Book Signing with Will McBride
Saturday, 2nd June 2007, 2 pm to 4 pm
On the occassion of the 25th anniversary of the death of Romy Schneider, Will McBride will be signing his book "Romy", published by Knesebeck, in our gallery. The book signing will be on the 2nd June 2007 from 2 pm to 4 pm in the context of a special show.
The reportages of Will McBri… more
The Gallery Camera Work will be presenting selected works by the photographer Steven Klein in its rooms in the Kantstrasse between April 22 and June 10, 2006. The exhibition will focus on the photos for the latest Tom Ford project "Valley of the Dolls" and the "Case Studies #13" with Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.
Although Klein studied the classical art of painting he became more famous through his inspiring fashion photos. This star photographer, who caused a great stir last year in the Galler… more
The gallery Camera Work presents in its showrooms in Berlin selected photographs of Nick Brandt from November 26th 2005 to January 7th 2006.
Originally Brandt directed Music videos, but he now makes a living as a full time art photographer -"All that other stuff, that’s in the past now". But it was actually his former career that introduced Brandt to the beauty of East-Africa, while directing the Grammy-nominated Michael Jackson Music video "Earth Song". "There’s something about the animals… more