[COMING SOON] JOERG BRUEGGEMANN & TOBIAS KRUSE | ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 2019
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ABOUT THE ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE
Born in 1979 in Herne, Germany. Lives and works in Berlin, Germany. In 2008 Jörg Brüggemann finished his photography studies under the guidance of professor Peter Bialobrzeski at the University of the Arts in Bremen. His diploma project “Same Same But Different” portrayed backpacking tourism in South Asia. Since then he works as a freelance photographer in Berlin and a year later he joined OSTKREUZ – Photographers’ Agency. In 2012 Jörg Brüggemann published his first monograph “Metalheads – The Global Brotherhood” with gestalten publisher and showed the project as a single exhibition at gestalten space in Berlin. He received numerous awards and grants including the BFF promtion prize 2009, a VG BildKunst grant, and an honorable mention at CENTER’s Project Competition 2009. He was a finalist at the MAGNUM Expression Award 2009 and a winner of PDN Photo Annual 2013. As a member of OSTKREUZ -Photographers’ Agency he recieved the Konrad-Wolf-Preis 2013.
Tobias Kruse is a photographer. He works worldwide on personal artistic projects as well as on assignments for magazines, institutions and independents. Tobias was born in Mecklenburg, Northeast Germany, where he also spent his youth. At the age of 20 (and almost 20 years ago) he moved to Berlin and worked as a graphic designer for a couple of years. From 2005 till 2007 he studied photography at Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie with Prof. Ute Mahler and attended the Masterclass of Prof. Arno Fischer from 2008 till 2009. He joined the photographer's agency Ostkreuz in march 2011. Since 2017 Tobias teaches photography at Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie. When not out taking pictures he spends most of his time with his children and/or his friends and/or the children of his friends and/or the friends of his children.