Bauhaus Summer School 2019 - Form follows Photography: Creative workshop in fashion and architecture photography
Two distinguished photographers working in fashion and architecture for more than 15 years will lead the workshop. The participants are invited to dive into the progress of creating a compelling image of fashion/portrait or architecture. There will be work in the photo studio, but also visits to Bauhaus related places in Berlin. The participants in the workshop will shoot architecture and fashion photos on several locations, while getting the technical know how and being coached on how to achieve an artistically striking result. Inspired by Laszló Moholy-Nagy, one of the leading artists at the Bauhaus, participants will create their own b/w photograms with analogue techniques at the university´s darkroom. Participants will than be able to edit their own images under the supervision of the lecturers. The lecturers can also provide on demand, a portfolio review and give advice on how to start a career in photography.
Medium of instruction: English
Excursion: 17.08.2019 (One day excursion to Dessau)
Additional cost for the trip to Dessau: 135€ (no meals included)
Gregor Hohenberg is a professional and award winning fashion and celebrity photographer based in Berlin who works for Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Elle, GQ, Universal Records and Sony Records for more than 15 years.
Amaury Wenger is a Berlin-based award winning architectural photographer whose work focuses on contrasts, shapes and atmosphere, traveling the world to document and analyze the urban development of harbor cities. He is a Lecturer at the C/O Berlin and his works were parts of International exhibitions in Venedig, Moscow, Berlin, etc..