PhotographerKlaus Kampert
PrizeSilver in Fine Art / Nudes
Entry Description

With the series `PorcelainΒ΄I wanted to create new sculptural forms of the human body in a simple, clear and as the title may indcate,elegant form.

About Photographer

Klaus Kampert, born in 1953 lives and works as a freelancer in Duesseldorf, Germany. As a photographer he is self-taught. After working for many well-known photographers in the advertising field, he established his own business in 1981 in Duesseldorf. His main interest is people-photography focussing on beauty, portrait, nudes and dance. He works for leading advertising agencies and companies but also indulges in artistic photography. Many of his images, especially nudes and ballet-dancers have been printed in international publications and are very asked for among collectors. Membership in Bund Freischaffender Foto-Designer, BFF ( leading german Photographers` association ) since 1984. Publications e.g.in Bund Freischaffender Fotodesigner, BFF-Annuals since1984 H.E. Hess, Akt Photo International, Verlag Photo Technik Intern. MuÌ?nchen, 1988 B.M. Pedersen,Graphis Photo 92, Graphis Press Corp., ZuÌ?rich, 1992 B.M. Pedersen, Nudes, Graphis Press Corp., ZuÌ?rich, 1992 B.M. Pedersen,Graphis Photo 93, Graphis Press Corp., ZuÌ?rich, 1993 U.Richter, Novum, 3/94, Bruckmann Verlag, MuÌ?nchen, 1994 R.Ashford,Erotique, Carlton Books, London,1998 B.M. Pedersen, Nudes 3, Graphis Inc., New York, 1999 M.Schmalriede, Zeit Blicke, Hatje/Cantz Verlag, Stuttgart, 1999 B.M. Pedersen, Graphis Photo Annual 2003, Graphis Inc., New York, 2003 R.Hillebrand, Fine Art Foto 3/2004, Verlag R.Hillebrand,Neuss, 2004. S.van Gils, J.van Gils, The Body, Feierabend-Verlag, Köln/Berlin, 2004. B.M. Pedersen, Nudes 4, Graphis Inc., New York, 2006 B.M. Pedersen, Graphis Photo Annual 2010, Graphis Inc., New York, 2009 Single Exhibitions 2009: â??True Bodiesâ??, Oliver Gordon Gallery, Toronto, Canada 2004: â??Tanz in 13 Aktenâ??, Deutsche Oper am Rhein, DuÌ?sseldorf â??Tanz in 13 Aktenâ??, Theater der Stadt Duisburg, Duisburg Group Exhibitions, e.g. 2009: â??A Brave New Worldâ??, Pforzheimer Galerie, Pforzheim â??Sichuan â?? Four Riversâ??, Forum fuÌ?r Fotografie, Köln â??A Brave New Worldâ??, 40 Years of BFF,Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart 2008: â??A Brave New Worldâ??,Visual Gallery of Photokina, Köln 2007: Best of BFF,Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart Best of BFF, Fotofestival PIP, Pingyao, China 2006: International Photo Festival Xining, China 2005: â??Selected Charactersâ??, BFF, DuÌ?sseldorf 2004: â??CO_OPâ??, Kunstverein Hildesheim, Hildesheim 2002: â??Die Heilige Kuhâ??, Visuall Gallery of Photokina, Köln 2001: â??Positivâ??, Galerie BeethovenstraÃ?e, DuÌ?sseldorf 2000: â??Zeit Blickeâ??, Galerie der Stadt Stuttgart, Stuttgart Ausgezeichnet, Large Format Award 2000, Köln, Rheinauhafen 1998: â??Zeit Blickeâ??, Museum fuÌ?r Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg â??nrw-vor-ort.deâ??, PrivART-Museum, Hamburg 1995: â??ET HÃ?NGT!â??, Landesmuseum Volk u.Wirtschaft, Ehrenhof, DuÌ?sseldorf 1988: â??Schwarz Gesehenâ??, Rheinisches Landesmusum, Bonn