oliver hartung — photographer

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

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.

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.