Henriette Kriese is a German photographer. Please get in touch for requests, collaborations, or if you want to buy a print.

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Henriette Kriese is a Germany-based photographer. Please get in touch for requests and collaborations or if you want to buy a print.



Master of Arts 2017
Photography Studies & Practice
Folkwang University of Arts Essen studied with Prof. Christopher Muller, Prof. Elisabeth Neudörfl and Prof. Steffen Siegel

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2010
Media Arts/Photography
Pratt Institute New York City and Bauhaus University Weimar studied with Prof. Julian Rosefeldt

Work in collections

Collection Dr. Claus Beneking
Collection Thuringian Ministery of Labour
Collection Klassik Stiftung Weimar Cultural Institution (on loan of Thuringian Ministery for Culture)
Collection SparkassenVersicherung Wiesbaden Cultural Institution

Prices, grants

Grant for Fine Arts, Cultural Foundation of Thuringia 2019

Grant Individual Artist Founding by Ministry for Culture NRW 2017

Grant by Kulturbüro der Stadt Essen Cultural Institution 2016

Grant by GFFF e.V. Cultural Institution 2015

Grant by Sparkassenstiftung Erfurt Cultural Institution 2014

Award Geschossen & Gedruckt Competition 2014

Nomination Canon Profifoto Price 2014

Grant by the Free State of Thuringia & SV Sparkassenversicherung Cultural Institution 2013

Grant by Bauhaus University Weimar 2010

Award F-Stop Festival Leipzig Competition 2010

Selected exhibitions

European Month of Photography, Gallery Burster Berlin 2018

Finale 2017, Sanaa Zeche Zollverein/Folkwang UdK Essen 2017

Few Meters of Finitude, Im Graben Stuttgart Academy of Art and Design 2017

Work in progress, Gallery Alte Mitte Essen (Solo) 2017

Diskrete Mechanismen, Gallery Eigenheim Weimar 2016

Seeing Things – OFF/FOTO 2016, C-HUB Mannheim 2016

Diskrete Mechanismen – EMOP, Berlin Gallery Eigenheim Berlin 2016

The Urban Sacred, Art Museum Bochum, Menier Gallery London,Art Space Bethanien Berlin, Ignatiushuis Amsterdam 2016

Morgen, SV Atrium Gallery Wiesbaden (Solo) 2015

Masters, Scheidt’sche Hallen Kettwig 2015

StipVisite – Modern Guilt, New Museum Weimar (Solo) 2014

focus bauhaus 2.14, Kunstquartier Bethanien Art Space Berlin 2014

21in5, Gallery marke.6, New Museum Weimar 2013

Young Erfurt Artists, Thuringian Ministry for Economy Erfurt 2013

New Kidz from the Block (& the Circle & the Triangel), Gallery Schiefes Haus Wernigerode 2013

Now is the only time I know, Villa Haar Weimar (Solo) 2012

Young Erfurt Artist´s, Gallery Kunsthaus Erfurt 2012

Young Emerging Artist’s, Chung Ang Art Center Seoul, Korea 2011

das neue bauhaus 2.010, Gallery Kunsthaus Erfurt 2011

Your true color, Gallery marke.6, New Museum Weimar 2010

NACKT. Sehen. Erkennen. Zweifeln – F/STOP, International Festival for Photography Leipzig 2010

woodlands, Gallery Kunsthaus Erfurt 2009

Rang & Namen, A&V Gallery, Leipzig 2009

In Wald und Flur, Town hall Gehren (Solo) 2009