oliver hartung — photographer

The Arabian Monument at HGB gallery in Leipzig

Solo show at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig includes Syria Al-Assad, Iran a Picture Book and The Arabian Monument.
It´s on until April, 29th, opening times are Tue to Fri 14:00-18:00 and Sa 12:00-16:00.
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Iran A Picture Book, special edition

The special edition (20 + 5 a.p.) of Iran A Picture Book is out!
The book is handbound in grey linen with the title silkscreened in pink.
Numbers 1-10 come with a black-white striped band and the print of the TV-Aquarium, Numbers 11-20 come with a pink-white striped band and the print of the Audiotape (the pigment prints on baryta paper have an edition of 12 each).
The book comes wrapped in a pink offset printed poster.
The Book is available through this website (email) for € 150 plus postage.
Mashhad, Iran, 2014.   Sirjan, Iran, 2014.

Arte Journal TV

A short report and interview about my work and exhibition at Galerie Nord on Arte Journal.

Iran A Picture Book – presentation at Walther König bookstore Berlin

Thursday, Dec. 9th at 7 pm.
Buchhandlung Walther König
an der Museumsinsel
Burgstraße 27
10178 Berlin
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Interview on Art-Magazin

find it here.

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.
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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.
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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!
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