ANDREAS J. HIRSCH
Independent curator, writer and photographer
Curator of KUNST HAUS WIEN from 2009 to 2014, responsible for large monographic exhibitions of photography including Tina Modotti, René Burri, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Elliott Erwitt, Linda McCartney and Andreas H. Bitesnich. His writings include books on Pablo Picasso, Tina Modotti, Friedensreich Hundertwasser and HR Giger. His personal photographic work circles around aspects of life and intensity, humans and their expressions and traces in the world. He served on numerous juries and reviewing panels including Prix Ars Electronica and Eyes On Month of Photography Vienna. He is the founder of reinventing.photography – initiative for the advancement of photography.