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Nick Hannes (°1974) is a photographer based in Antwerp, Belgium. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts KASK in Ghent, he worked for various media in Belgium and The Netherlands. Meanwhile he reported on social and political issues in the Balkans and the Middle East. In 2009 his first book ‘Red Journey’, a documentary about transition in the 15 former Soviet republics, was published by Lannoo. 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man', a documentary portrait of the Mediterranean region, follows in 2014. His latest book is 'Garden of Delight', a series that won the Magnum Photography Award 2017 and the Zeiss Photography Award 2018. Since 2008 Nick teaches documentary photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK/School of Arts) in Ghent. He is represented by Panos Pictures (London).

Calendar

Overview of current and upcoming exhibitions and events in which I take part: CURRENT: February 24 – June 28, 2021: Group show Civilization: The Way We Live Now, at Museum of Civilization Mucem, Marseille, France. Curated by William Ewing and … Continue reading

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Anthropocene. Save Our Planet

After its launch at the Busan International Photo Festival in South-Korea last year, the group show Anthropocene, can now be seen at the Korean Cultural Center in Brussels. A beautiful book has been published on this occasion. I’m showing my series … Continue reading

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Hangar Photo Art Center

My photo diary An Unexpected Lesson in Joy has been selected for the group show The World Within, a photographic mission documenting the creative resilience of 27 photographers confined in Europe during the first lockdown. From January 21 to March 27, 2021 at … Continue reading

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Shop

Signed books and small prints (A4) can be ordered from my webshop  or via email. Larger format prints and framed prints can only be ordered via email: nick_hannes@skynet.be Prices (edition of 50): 20x30cm: 100 euro (framed: 250 euro) 50x75cm: 250 … Continue reading

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Korean Cultural Center

The group show ‘Anthropocene’, recently shown at the Busan International Photography Festival (Korea), will be shown once more at the Korean Cultural Center in Brussels, from 19 November to 5 February. I’m showing a selection from my series ‘Garden of … Continue reading

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Curfew in Antwerp

To stop the second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic a general curfew was issued for the entire province of Antwerp. Between 11.30PM and 6AM it was forbidden to go outside. Bars had to close at 11PM. The curfew was suspended … Continue reading

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Photonews

Review on my new book ‘An Unexpected Lesson in Joy’ in German magazine Photonews. Written by Kerstin Stremmel.

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Busan International Festival (Korea)

‘Garden of Delight’ will be shown at the Busan International Photo Festival in Busan, South-Korea, along with works by fellow-photographers Many Barker, Daesung Lee, Zhang Kechun and Hashem Shakeri. Unfortunately I won’t be able to come for the opening night … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Lesson in Joy

For two months I photographed my life with my wife and twin daughters at home in Ranst, a village near Antwerp, Belgium. Every day I posted one photo from his “Corona Diary” on social media. And now there is the … Continue reading

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Corona diary

With the prospect of a long stay at home due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus, I decided to start a visual diary, in collaboration with the newspaper De Standaard. I’m not going anywhere. I photograph my familiar surroundings … Continue reading

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