Curator Selection / 2021 / /
Over a year has passed where a whole world has been waiting for normal times. Some have lost their loved ones, others have lost their jobs, been locked up, without visits from family and friends. Many people struggle with mental illness and are upset about the authorities' differential treatment of different occupational groups. It is a time when the whole world is struggling.
André Clemetsen is educated at The Universety of Westminister in London, and is a photographer, filmmaker, musician and writer. Clemetsen began as a fashion photographer for Channel and Ralph Lauren in New York, Paris and London, before changing genres and becoming an art documentary photographer and filmmaker. Since 2008, Clemetsen has set up over 25 exhibitions around the world. He made a tv-series about moder slavery and sex trafficking, and blind people from Nepal in; 2019/20 ("Blinded" with Amalie Snøløs). He wrote screenplay, was director and film-photographer for the project.
Awards André wan 2 Golds for best Children portrait / and best portrait PX3 2018
and Silver in 2019 for best Wedding pictures.