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Klemm, Eric

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Awards
KiptonART Rising 2009 Winner (International)
2010 International Book Awards "Silent Warriors" has been honored as Finalist in the "Photography: People" category (International)
2010 Eric's book "Silent Warriors" was awarded a Honorable Mention at PX3, Prix de la Photographie, Paris (International)
2008 International Photography Awards/ Lucie Awards, Honorable Mention for the book "Florabundance (International)
2008 Nominee in the category People at the 2nd Annual Photography Masters Cup (International)
2007 Prix de la Photographie Paris, PX3 3rd prize category Fine Art/Professional for "Shavings". Honorable Mentions for the images: "Walking Man, Iris, and Black Christ (International)
2007 Eric Klemm's portrait of Linda from "Silent Warriors" has been selected for exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London (International)
2007 International Photography Awards/Lucie Awards, Los Angeles, 2nd prize category Fine Art/Portrait for the "Silent Warriors" project. Honorable Mentions in the categories: People/Portrait, Culture/Portrait and Shavings (International)
2007 Prix de la Photographie Paris, PX3 1st price category Portrait/Culture for the "Silent Warriors" project (International)
2006 International Photography Awards/Lucie Awards, Los Angeles, Honorable Mention for the "Metamorphosis" series (International)

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Florabundance #32
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Eric Klemm (b.1939) lives and works on Salt Spring Island, near Vancouver, British Columbia. He first studied graphic design in Trier, Germany, and turned seriously to photography in 1968 when he became affiliated with the legendary German magazine twen. Klemm contributed to top magazines such as Stern, Zeit Magazin, the German edition of Playboy and LUI, France. In 1972 Eric Klemm became a member of the prestigious Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Photographie. He has his work in private and corporate collections in Germany, Canada, and the USA, and in international public galleries and museums, including the Portland Art Museum, the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, the National Portrait Gallery London, and the Saarland-Museum Saarbruecken, Germany. Klemm's work has been featured widely in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including solo shows at the 2006 FotoFest Biennial in Houston, Texas, the 2006 Foto&Photo Photography Festival Cesano Maderno, Milan, Italy, and the 2008 CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival. Eric Klemm's breakthrough came in 2009, when Steidl launched his book Silent Warriors - Portraits of North American Indians. The project was Awarded 1st prize at Prix de la Photographie Paris. Silent Warriors is Klemm's sixt book. In May 2011, a limited edition of images from Silent Warriors and from his Shavings project will debut at LUMAS Galleries in Berlin, New York, London, Paris, Vienna, Zurich, and 6 other major German cities. Eric Klemm is one of the principal artists of Kipton Art in New York. His most recent project, Italian Journey - inspired by Johann Wolfgang v. Goethe's famous journey to Italy in 1786 is soon to become his second book with Steidl.
 


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Old Tree, Stanley Park, Vancouver


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Schwetzingen from the Labyrinth Series


29 x 36 in.


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Untitled # 811, Metamorphosis Project


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled # 809, Metamorphosis Project


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled # 802, Metamorphosis Project


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled # 801 Metamorphosis Project


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled # 814, Metamorphosis Project


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled BC Project # 39


26 x 36 in.


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Untitled BC Project #5


26 x 36 in.


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Tower


26 x 36 in.


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Florabundance #25


32 x 26 in.


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Florabundance #12


32 x 26 in.


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Florabundance #32


26 x 32 in.


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Shavings


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Walking Man, Versailles


50 x 40 in.


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