About Siegfried Hansen

Siegfried Hansen traces visual compositions from graphics and colours and creates „Street Photography“ which main points are not humans and faces, but graphic connections and formal relations. It shows the aesthetics of the coincidence in a public area, which is full of surprises.

He is one of 45 famous street photographers from around the world, profiled in the book “Street Photography Now” by Thames and Hudson

2015 was the book "Hold the Line" -Siegfried Hansen published by Kettler Verlag

Publications:
- 2015- 5 pages at professional photographer (magazine)
-2015-Who´sWho in visual art- fine art photographer- by art domain publisher
-2014 - 4 pages at the german photo magazine fotoforum January/February
-2013- 14 pages at the german photo magazine fotoforum July/August
-2012- Photographie - (March – Magazine / Germany)
-2012-LFI - Leica Fotografie International Germany and International)
-2011-Professional Photographer - (Magazine / GB)
-2010-Großartige Fotografen und Ihre Leidenschaften-by Addison & Wessley (Germany + China)
-2010- Street Photography Now - (Book) by Thames and Hudson
-2009-Publication - (Magazine) by Nick Turpin Publishing (GB)

Solo exhibitions:
-2016 Palais für aktuelle Kunst - Glückstadt / Germany
-2015 Galerie Freelens - Hamburg / Germany
-2012 Galerie KUNST-NAH - Hamburg / Germany
-2008 4.Triennale der Photographie - Hamburg / Germany

Awards:.
-2015 German Photobook-award – Nomination 2016 “
-2015 Hold the Line –Siegfried Hansen shortlisted for Paris Photo 2015 Categorie : First Book
-2015 Finalist at the Street Photography Award Lens Culture
-2013 One of the finalist of the Miami Street Photography Festival
-2013 finalist of the International Street Photography Award in London
-2012 finalist of the International Street Photography Award in London
-2007 Recontres des Arles – Finalist - 2 images were selected by Magnum Photographer Stuart Franklin

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