Photography allows me to discover the world, to probe conceptual ideas, and to connect with other people. I refuse to limit myself within my work – personal or assigned. To me, this is the beauty of photography: there are no restrictions as long as curiosity prevails.
+49 1575 7 205 999
Kristin Hoell is a German photographer who is currently based in Berlin. She is a graduate of the 2012 class in MA Photography from the University of Brighton. In 2014 she also completed the MA Photography at the University of Art and Design Halle Burg Giebichenstein.
Kristin Hoell’s work has been exhibited in several group shows in Europe. Her series Drowning in a Sea of Infinite Meaning has been selected by Louise Clements (Artistic Director of Quad and Format International Photography Festival) to feature on the Source Photographic Review magazine‘s 2012 MA portfolio. The project was also exhibited at The Photographer’s Gallery in London as part of the selection for FreshFaced & WildEyed 2013.
Kristin is with the Berlin-based photo agency bobsairport. Besides her personal conceptual work, she also produces commissioned portraits and reportages for newspapers and magazines as well as non-profit and cultural institutions (clients include Handelsblatt, Dein Bahnhof, Christliches Jugenddorf Offenburg, Märkische Oderzeitung, Märkischer Zeitungsverlag, Helios Kliniken, Patrizia estatements magazin).
2011 – 2012 MA Photography, University of Brighton
2007 – 2011 BA European Media Studies, University of Potsdam
2005 – 2007 Journalistic training, Märkischer Zeitungsverlag
2015 Kurzweil, Retramp Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2009 Schwartzsche Villa, Berlin, Germany
2016 Through Collectionair’s Lens, Online Show curated by Collectionair.com
2014 The Distance Between, Künstlerhaus 188, Halle, Germany
2013 FreshFaced&WildEyed, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, UK
2013 Ratshof Halle, Halle/Saale, Germany
2012 The Dentist, Photomonth East London, London, UK
2012 Book Market, Photobookshow @ Photofringe Brighton, UK
2012 SÍM Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland
2012 Photokina, Cologne, presentation with Burg Giebichenstein Halle
2012 Déjà Vu, University of Brighton, UK
2012 C Photobookshow, Create Studios, Brighton, UK
2012 WhiteBox, Munich, Germany
2011 Sur la Montagne, Berlin, Germany
2011 Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design, Halle, Germany
2011 buch+art, Leipzig book fair, Germany
2010 Emergeandsee, Media Arts Festival, Berlin, Germany
Sternenstaub, 2012, edition 9+IV
Solitudes, 2011, edition 9+IV
2012 Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, SÍM Residency Reykjavik
2013 DAAD Promos (financed by Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research)
2010 ROOM Studio, New York City
2008 Künstlerhaus Lukas, Artist-In-Residence-House, Ahrenshoop
Kristin Hoell, Tegeler Straße 6, 13353 Berlin, email@example.com, +49 1575 7 205 999, USt-IdNr. DE294402121
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