Nick Hannes



Overview of current and upcoming exhibitions and events in which I take part:

May 24 - July 24, 2018: ‘Half a dozen – Six international photographer’s view on Lisbon’, at Vintage Department, Collectors Marvila, R. Pereira Henriques 6-12, Lisbon (P). With Krzystof Brudlo, Boris Eldagsen, Nick Hannes, Birte Kaufmann, Miho Kajioka, Sarker Protick.lisbon expo

June 7 - September 1, 2018: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' + 'Garden of Delight' at the Hamburg Triennale of Photography,

June 2 - Septembre 2, 2018: Group show 'Attraction(s)', at Biennale de la Photographie de Mulhouse, France.mulhouse

June 23 - September 30, 2018: AntwerpPhoto International Photography Festival - Group show 'Iconobelge' at The Loodswezen in Antwerp (B).AntwerpPhoto

June 23, 2018: Screening of 'Garden of Delight' at La Nuit des Images, Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne (S)elysees

September 29, 2018 - January 15, 2019: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man', group show "Capitalist Realism" at Photobiennale, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Greece. Curated by Penelope Petsini.thessalonikimuseum

December 15, 2018 - March 5, 2019: ‘Garden of Delight’, at De Garage – Space for Contemporary Art, Mechelen (B)ccmechelen

PAST (selection):
May 4 - 30, 2018: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Galerija Makina, Pula, Croatia.

March 16 - May 13, 2018: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at 6ème Triennale Photographie et Architecture, Brussels (BE). Curator: Marc Mawet.

January 13 - March 20, 2018: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Museum of Contemporary Art, Rethymno, Crete, Greece. Group show 'Critical archives III: Identities' at Medphoto Festival.medphoto

November - December 2017: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Photolux Biennale internazionale di fotografia, Lucca, Italy.

September 1 - October 29, 2017: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Städtische Galerie Iserlohn, Germany.

September 6 - 20, 2017: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Organ Vida Photo Festival, Zaghreb, Croatia.

September 9, 2017: Screening of 'Dubai. Bread and circuses' at Visa pour l'Image - International Festival of Photojournalism, Perpignan (FR)

August 5 - 27, 2017: 8ème Biennale de photographie en Condroz, Marchin (BE). I will show a preview of my new series DUBAI. Bread & Circuses'.

January 26 - April 16, 2017: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Centro Cultural Caja Granada Fundacion, Granada, Spain.

January 18 - February 9, 2017: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at PhotoMed Beirut, Lebanon.

June 27 - October 30, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Centro Andaluz de la Fotografia, Almeria, Spain.

October 1 - 31, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at FotoIstanbul, Turkey.

June 9 - July 31, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Athens Photo Festival, Benaki Museum.

May 25 - June 19, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at photo festival Photomed in Sanary-Sur-Mer, France.

June 9 - 19, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Foto Festiwal Lodz, Poland.

May 14 - June 12, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at Fundación Tres Culturas del Mediterráneo in Sevilla, Spain.

April 29 - May 22, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at photo festival 'Head On' in Sydney, Australia.

April 1 - May 1, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at photo festival 'Photo de Mer' in Vannes, France.

December 4, 2015 - February 14, 2016: Group show 'Troubled Water. From Aesthetics to the Global Economy' at Muzeum Narodowe, Szczecin, Poland.

December 19, 2016 - January 31, 2016: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at C-Mine in Genk (BE). Opening night: Friday, December 18, 2016, 8PM.

June 23 - September 30, 2015: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man' at the 5th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art (Greece). Entitled: 'Between the Pessimism of the Intellect and the Optimism of the Will'. Curated by Katerina Gregos. Organized by the State Museum of Contemporary Art (SMCA).

June 11 - august 30, 2015: Group show 'Facing Japan' at Museum Dr. Guislain in Ghent (B). Organized by Flanders Center in Osaka.

November 27, 2014 - February 1, 2015: 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man'. At FotoMuseum Antwerp (B).

November 15 - December 15, 2014: 'The Continuity of Man', preview at Cosmos Galerie in Paris, on the occasion of the 17th edition of Mois de la Photo.

September 3 - October 12, 2014: 'The Continuity of Man', preview at M. Zilinskas Art Gallery in Kaunas, Lithuania, on the occasion of Kaunas Photo Festival. Part of the group show 'Generation 1974', with works of 11 European photographers who were born in 1974.

May 3-18, 2014: 'Red Journey' at the 18ième Biennale Internationale de l'Image in Nancy, France.

April 11 - June 2, 2013: Kaunas Photo Festival, M.Zilinskas Art Gallery of the National M.K.Ciurlionis Art museum, Kaunas, Lithuania. On display: 'Traditions in Flanders' (selection)

February 8 - April 24, 2011: Group show 'Finisterre. Jonge fotografie in België' at FotoMuseum Antwerpen. Curated by Inge Henneman, Rein Deslé and Luc Derycke.

May 30 - June 18, 2011: Exhibition 'Red Journey' at Flanders Center in Osaka, Japan.

June 1 - September 4, 2011: Group show 'In de marge. Belgian Documentary Photography', at Museum Dr. Guislain Ghent. Curated by Kaat De Jonghe

June 29 - September 25, 2011: Group show 'Beyond the Document' at Bozar Brussels. Curated by Xavier Canonne (Musée de la Photographie de Charleroi); Pool Andries (FotoMuseum Antwerpen); Frank Vanhaecke (BOZAR EXPO)


Krolop und Gerst

Martin Krolop interviewed me in London, on the occasion of the Zeiss Photography Award.krolop

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Photographic Museum of Humanity 2018 Grant

'Garden of Delight', my series on Dubai is shortlisted for the Photographic Museum of Humanity 2018 Grant.

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Award ceremony in London

I took part in the World Photography Organization Award Ceremony in London, where I received the Zeiss Photography Award from Jörg Schmitz, head of Carl Zeiss Consumer Optics business group.

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Zeiss London

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The Brussels Times

The Brussels Times published an interview with me in its April/May issue.
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Signed books and prints can be ordered by email.
Photographs in limited editions are available in two different sizes:
50x75cm: limited edition of 10 copies. Reference prize: 510 euro
80x120cm: limited edition of 5 copies. Reference prize: 1150 euro

Reference prices for photographs in unlimited editions: 250 euro (50x75cm) / 425 euro (80x120cm).

Prices excl. 6% VAT and shipping costs.

Prints are made by Milo-Profi (Kontich, Belgium), on Epson baryta Photo Rag 315g.
Delivered with certificate of authenticity.

Contact me to find out which photographs are available in limited/unlimited edition.

Nicosia, Cyprus, 2010

Nicosia, Cyprus, 2010

Book 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man', Hannibal Publishers, Veurne, 2014, 198 pages, 22x29cm hard cover, text by Michael De Cock, (English-Dutch): 35 euro

Book 'Red Journey', Lannoo Publishers, Tielt, 2009, 144 pages, 23x29cm, hard cover, text by Jelle Brandt Corstius and Nick Hannes (English-Dutch). Discount price: 20 euro

'Red Journey', limited edition of 20: book + 23x29cm archival lambdaprint 'Tiraspol, Transnistria, 2008': 150 EURO

Tiraspol, Transnistria, 2008

Tiraspol, Transnistria, 2008

Book 'Tradities', Davidsfonds, Leuven, 2010, 175 pages, 19x24cm, soft cover, text in Dutch: 25 euro

Book 'Vroeger is een ander land / Mon hier est ailleurs', Nadaar Editions, Brussels, 2011, 264 pages, text in French and Dutch, hard cover: 10 euro


Books can be signed on request. Prices do not include shipping costs. Contact me to arrange local pickup or delivery.


De Standaard interview

De Standaard-journalist Dorien Knockaert interviewed me about my series 'Garden of Delight' winning the Zeiss Photography Award.

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L’Invitation / RTBF

Belgian television came to my place for a short reportage, on the occasion of the Triennale Photography and Architecture, currently running at ULB In Brussels. Click here to see the video.
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Zeiss Photography Award 2018

My series on Dubai, recently retitled 'Garden of Delight', has just been awarded the Zeiss Photography Award 2018. zeiss

"Garden of Delight, a stunning photography series by Belgian photographer Nick Hannes, has been revealed as the winner of the 2018 ZEISS Photography Award "Seeing Beyond – Untold Stories", alongside nine shortlisted photographers. The work of all shortlisted photographers and Nick Hannes will be exhibited at Somerset House, London as part of the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition from April 20 - May 6, 2018."

More links to online reports on the Zeiss Photography Award:
World Photography Organization
Süddeutsche Zeitung
P3 (Portuguese site on photography)
Lenspire (Zeiss)
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Nannen Preis

In October 2017, German news weekly Stern published my Dubai story, "Tausend und eine Welt". This publication has just been shortlisted for the Nannen Preis. The Nannen Preis awards the best reportages in the German press. The winner will be announced at the end of March.
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