SASCHA KRAUS describes humans as the central topic of his photography. He presents his works at several international exhibitions and his project “Sichtwechsel” is part of the permanent exhibition at the Ruhrmusem Essen. His mission is to inform about and actively approach social shortcomings through his photography.
EXHIBITIONS 2017 FORTHRIGHT at the Month of PHOTOGRAPHY Los Angeles Photo Book Exhibition - Opening Reception with book signing: Saturday, January 21, 3-6pm, Exhibition: January 7–29 - www.monthofphotography.com // FORTHRIGHT on the MOPLA #SVLA1 screen in Downtown Los Angeles, USA - January 23 - 29 2017 - www.monthofphotography.com/projections // FORTHRIGHT at the Exhibition BFF Jump at the Duesseldorf Photoweekend - February 03 - February 05, 2017 // Solo EXHIBITION FORTHRIGHT at Galerie Droste, Wuppertal - 03.03.2017 - 12.03.2017 - www.galeriedroste.de // Solo EXHIBITION FORTHRIGHT at art is just a four letter word, Soest - 10.06.2017 - 24.06.2017 - http://artisjustafourletterword-gallery.de //
EXHIBITIONS / AWARDS 2016 Nominated for Book Publisher of the Year / Limited Editions at THE LUCIE AWARDS 2016, New York // 2016 Award in Excellent Arts at DDC GUTE GESTALTUNG 17, Frankfurt // Silver award in Book Documentary at TIFA 2016, Tokyo // 2016 Groupexhibition BFF Triebwerk at Kant-Garagen with FORTHRIGHT, Berlin // 2016 Exhibition FORTHRIGHT-Stronger than a weapon at ISLAND, Hamburg // 2013 Exhibition Senegalese HipHop at Katakomben, Essen // 2010 Exhibition Sichtwechsel at Grillo Theater, Essen // 2010 part of permanent exhibition with Sichtwechsel at Ruhrmuseum, Essen // 2009 Exhibition at Fiege brewery, Bochum // 2008 Exhibition Pilger at Stadthaus Galerie, Hamm // 2007 Groupexhibition 137° at Goethe Institut Prag // 2007 Pixelproject Neuaufnahmen at Wissenschaftspark Gelsenkirchen // 2005 "Das Tempelfest" in groupexhibition at Galerie Sohle 1, Bergkamen // 2002 Spectrum at Fachhochschule Dortmund
CV 2006 Diploma with the work "Sichtwechsel" at the University of Applied Science, Dortmund / Germany // Since 2005 freelance photographer, who lives and works in Essen / Germany // 2000 - 2006 Photography Studies at the University of Applied Science in Dortmund / Germany // Since 1999 freelance photography assistant in Düsseldorf / Germany // 1979 born in Essen / Germany //