Ivonne Thein, born 1979 in Germany is working in the field of photography, video and installations. Her works are often about the body in a socio-cultural context in terms of his role in image-generating media like photography, television and film. From 2003 - 2009 she studied Photography at the University of Applied Science Dortmund (Germany) and 2007 at the RMIT Melbourne (Australia). In 2008 she received the C|O Berlin Talents Award and was nominated for PDN30 in 2009 and the Villa Aurora Grant in 2015. Her works have been shown at various solo and group exhibitions for example in Fotomuseum Winterthur, Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, C|O Berlin, Lentos Linz and Amelie A. Wallace Gallery NY. In 2010 her work „Thirty-Two Kilos“ was published in the compendium Hijacked II – German and Australian Photography. Ivonne Thein lives and works in Berlin.