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Piotr Zbierski - Love has to be reinvented
Kehrer Berlin

Piotr Zbierski (1987) is the first photographer to be exhibited in the Kehrer Berlin »Prime 21« series, which will be presenting the work of young photographers in loose succession. Zbierski studied at the State University for Film, Television, and Theatre »Leon Schiller« in Lodz, Poland. Since then his works have appeared frequently in publications and exhibitions. In 2012 he won the »Leica Oscar Barnack Newcomer Award«, and in 2014 he received the European Cultural Foundation Grant and a Polish Ministry of Culture fellowship. Piotr Zbierski lives and works in Lodz and while travelling. Taking photographs for him is a kind of intimacy with forgetting and remembering.

Kehrer Berlin
July 20 to September, 2014
Exhibition Opening: July 19, 2014, from 6 to 9 pm.


5th Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award
Newsha Tavakolian

Iranian photographer Newsha Tavakolian wins the 5th Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award .
The award is promoted via an exhibition and the publication of a monograph. The book on the topic of Iran will be published by Kehrer in November.



+++ Recent Publications +++
Detail: Shomei Tomatsu
Shomei Tomatsu
Chewing Gum and Chocolate

Shomei Tomatsu, one of Japan’s foremost twentieth-century hotographers
created one of the defining portraits of postwar Japan. Beginning with his meditation on the devastation caused by the atomic bomb in Nagasaki, Tomatsu continued to focus on the tensions between traditional Japanese culture and the growing Westernization of the nation.

ISBN 978-3-86828-498-0
Euro 49,90
2014

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Detail: Ute Mahler and Werner Mahler
Ute Mahler and Werner Mahler
Werkschau

Ute Mahler (b. 1949) and Werner Mahler (b. 1950), together since 40 years, were among the foremost photographers in East Germany during the Communist era and continue today to bring their humanistic view of the world to bear on various compelling photo projects.

ISBN 978-3-86828-499-7
Euro 58,–
2014

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Detail: Daniel Traub
Daniel Traub
North Philadelphia

North Philadelphia is a photographic portrait of a neighborhood in prolonged crisis. The book presents a compelling glimpse into an urban area that hovers between decay and possibility, and is emblematic of many such regions across the United States.

ISBN 978-3-86828-478-2
Euro 36,–
2014

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Detail: Catherine Leutenegger
Catherine Leutenegger
Kodak City

Catherine Leutenegger’s attentive, deadpan studies of Rochester today explore the face of a city once central to photography but now irrelevant and adrift.

ISBN 978-3-86828-462-1
Euro 39,90
2014

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Detail: Christoph Bangert
Christoph Bangert
War Porn

Using his images taken during the past ten years in Afghanistan, Iraq, Indonesia, Lebanon, and Gaza, Bangert started an experiment: What would happen if we suppressed our need for self-censorship for once? The result is a raw, intense, mysterious, brutal and at times maybe a shocking and controversial book.

ISBN 978-3-86828-497-3
Euro 29,90
2014

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Detail: Bleicke Bleicken
Bleicke Bleicken
Sylt - Meine Insel

Bleicken – a teacher by trade and later the mayor of the city of Kampen / Sylt – began with photography in the 1920s, capturing his home-island and its citizens on camera. Images from his estate comprising more than 3,600 photographs are presented to the public here for the very first time.

ISBN 978-3-86828-504-8
Euro 39,90
2014

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Detail: Angelika Sher
Angelika Sher
Series, 2005 - 2012

The raw material of Angelika Sher’s photographic work is supplied by her family and immediate environment. Personal relations and domestic spaces are captured in moments full of longing, remoteness, and a beauty that can hurt. Series, 2005 – 2012 is a survey of Sher’s work over a seven year period, structured around four different series.

ISBN 978-3-86828-491-1
Euro 36,–
2014

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Detail: Matthieu Gafsou
Matthieu Gafsou
Only God Can Judge Me

Matthieu Gafsou spent more than a year immersed in the lives of drug addicts. His photographs reveal the night, the moral abandon, and an altered reality.

ISBN 978-3-86828-485-0
Euro 39,90
2014

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Detail: Eric Tchéou
Eric Tchéou
The Cicadas’s Song

»What does the wind do when it does not blow?« This simple question led Eric Tchéou to develop an answer that explores existential matters and the inevitability of change.

ISBN 978-3-86828-494-2
Euro 29,90
2014

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Detail: Brücke-Museum Berlin
Brücke-Museum Berlin
Fränzi und Marzella. Wer sie waren und wie sie sind

The Brücke-Museum in Berlin is publishing a comprehensive exhibition catalog based on new findings about the two favorite models of the artists in the »Brücke« group, Fränzi and Marzella. The book looks at relevant works in the Berlin collection against the backdrop of the lives of these two girls.

ISBN 978-3-86828-503-1
Euro 29,90
2014

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Detail: Ulrike Rosenbach
Ulrike Rosenbach
Weiblicher Energie Austausch

By providing an overview of the more than 40 years of Ulrike Rosenbach’s artistic work, this catalog demonstrates her seminal influence on the development of video and performance art on national and international levels.

ISBN 978-3-86828-495-9
Euro 34,90
2014

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Detail: Kunsthalle Mannheim
Kunsthalle Mannheim
Skulptur Pur!

How do we perceive sculptures? How do they transform spaces? The interdisciplinary symposium Skulptur pur, which took place during the exhibition Nur Skulptur! at the Kunsthalle Mannheim tried to shed light on these and other questions.

ISBN 978-3-86828-487-4
Euro 29,90
2014

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Detail: Henrik Isaksson Garnell
Henrik Isaksson Garnell
Dissonance

In his first monography "Dissonance" Henrik Isaksson Garnell gives us an insight into his work, both sculptural and scientific. He does not take pictures, he builds them.

ISBN 978-3-86828-509-3
Euro 39,90
2014

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Detail: Vee Speers
Vee Speers
Bulletproof

When Vee Speers photographed these same children for series The Birthday Party (Kehrer 2008), they were already strong, strange and savage, yet beautiful. Since then, much has changed – their bodies are taller, longer. Their faces have thinned and transformed. Speers has recorded it.

ISBN 978-3-86828-566-6
Euro 39,90
2014

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Detail: Sol Neelman
Sol Neelman
Weird Sports 2

Sol Neelman is surely one of the most unusual sports photographers in America: he has a passion for offbeat sports people play in their spare time.

ISBN 978-3-86828-516-1
Euro 29,90
2014

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Detail: Ulrike Crespo
Ulrike Crespo
Under Water's skin

Life underwater follows its own optical laws, governed by a different »doctrine of the visible.«

ISBN 978-3-86828-519-2
Euro 34,90
2014

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Detail: Wolfgang Heinen
Wolfgang Heinen
PAARunPAAR

PAARunPAAR by Wolfgang Heinen is a conceptually designed photo book whose content consists primarily of visual compositions made up of double-page spreads of images and texts rife with word play.

ISBN 978-3-86828-586-4
Euro 48,–
2014

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Detail: Oliver Jordan
Oliver Jordan
Malerei als Revolte. Hommage an das Licht, die Schönheit und Camus

For over 30 years, the artist Oliver Jordan (b. 1958 in Essen) has been exploring Albert Camus and his texts, especially Nuptials et Tipasa and Return to Tipasa, through painting.

ISBN 978-3-86828-565-9
Euro 49,90
2014

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Detail: Annegret Bleisteiner
Annegret Bleisteiner
Homeland

Homeland presents various ways of approaching the concept of home. How private must home be? Does »taking it public« make a mockery of this emotion? Or is there indeed something like a collective, world-wide feeling of home?

ISBN 978-3-86828-475-1
Euro 24,80
2014

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