In 2000 he became the first non british artist to win the turner prize and he was a recipient of the hasselblad award in 2015. Working in a variety of genres such as portraits still lifes sky photographs astrophotography aerial shots and landscapes wolfgang tillmans managed to establish himself as one of the leading fine art photographers in germany and worldwide.
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Wolfgang tillmans fashion photography. Nov 3 2014 photography wolfgang tillmans. See more ideas about wolfgang tillman photo photography. Wolfgang tillmans born 16 august 1968 is a german photographer his diverse body of work is distinguished by observation of his surroundings and an ongoing investigation of the photographic medium s foundations.
Official profile of fashion photographer wolfgang tillmans including biography editorials catalogues photos news and more. Wolfgang tillmans born august 16 1968 remscheid west germany german photographer whose images of the everyday span from street photography to portraiture to landscape and still life to abstraction. His diverse body of work is distinguished by observation of his surroundings and an ongoing investigation of the photographic medium s foundations.
He originally found fame through his photos for the seminal fashion and culture magazine i d in which he illuminated his lgbt lifestyle within the. Wolfgang tillmans proclaims that he makes pictures in order to see the world but what he really does is utilize the medium of photography to increase our attentiveness of the world around us. Tillmans was the first photographer and also the first non british person to be awarded the tate annual turner prize.
Amazing photography portrait photography fashion photography wolfgang tillman royal academy of arts beach portraits 90s fashion fashion history professional photographer. We work with the world s most influential artists chefs writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art photography design architecture fashion food and travel and illustrated books for children. Wolfgang tillmans and olafur eliasson reopen berghain.
The first non english artist to win the prestigious turner prize he initially started taking snapshots of his friends but perhaps he s most famous. See more ideas about wolfgang tillman photography photographer. Wolfgang tillmans born 16 august 1968 is a german photographer.
Phaidon is headquartered in london and new york city. Tillmans first experimented with photography in 1987 by.