oliver hartung — photographer

Crosswords 3, Berlin

I am showing some work here. opening November 11th. On until January 14th, 2017

New Book: Iran A Picture Book

After six years of work it´s finally out.
340 pages with 470 colour photographs.
available directly through this website (email) or via Spector Books Leipzig.

Iran, Ein Kinderbuch in Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin

My series of Iranian Monuments published on Nov. 6th in Süddeutsche Magazin.
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Grant by Stiftung Kunstfonds

I have received an additional grant for my new book on Iran with Spector Books Leipzig to be published beginning of 2016.
Thank you Stiftung Kunstfonds.

Project Grant Kulturstiftung Sachsen

I have been awarded a grant by the Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen/ the State of Saxony
for my new book on Iran. It will be published by Spector Books Leipzig beginning of 2016.
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“Syria Al-Assad” in Athens

Syria Al-Assad is part of the PhotoBook Show at Athens Photo Festival.

“Syria Al-Assad” at PHotoEspaña

Syria Al-Assad is shortlisted for PHotoEspaña Best Photography Book of the Year.
And here a recent book review on French website OAI13.
Syria al-Assad

Lecture at DFA, April 25th

A presentation on my Middle East work at the annual meeting of the Deutsche Fotografische Akademie near Stuttgart.
It´s open to the public!

On Remote Control 2 at Lothringer 13 Munich

Part of my series The Arabian Monument is on show at Lothringer Halle 13 in Munich until 14.06.2015.
Together with Luis Berríos-Negrón, Thomas Galler, Eric van Hove, Philipp Messner, Andreas Neumeister,
Nira Pereg and Sharon Ya’ari.

“Syria Al-Assad” nominated for the German Photobook Prize 2015.

My book on the Assad monuments in Syria, published with Spector Books in 2014, has been nominated
for the Deutsche Fotobuchpreis 2015.

Photobook Bristol Talk 12.10.2014

On Sunday, 12th of October, i will give a talk in Bristol, UK on Syria Al-Assad and Iran, Ein Kinderbuch.
See the full program.

Review British Journal of Photography

Gemma Padley writes about my work on the Middle East. Read here.