New exhibitions confirmed. Markus Henttonen will be participating to a group show curated by Christine Nippe at the Kommunale Galerie Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf in Berlin and in a group show curated by Ritva Röminger-Czako in Kunsthaus Potsdam in Potsdam. Both exhibitions starting in September 2017. This year will also be the launch of Fresh Eyes exhibition and book project by Galleri Image in Aarhus, Denmark.
More information about upcoming exhibitions coming later.
Markus Henttonen was selected to a very good company in the 36 best photos from the year 2016 by Camera Infinita
Silent Night by Markus Henttonen recently featured in one of the biggest Art Magazines in Russia Iskusstvo.
BLING BLING BABY! book is now available via Hatje Cantz. Edited by Nadine Barth, graphic design by Julia Wagner.
BLING BLING BABY! group show is now open in NRW Forum Düsseldorf until 15th January 2017. Also a selection of the works from the show is presented in an "open air art gallery" in Bonn Main Station. The longest open air art show in Bonn is open until end of April 2017.
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope book will be presented in the Helsinki Book Fair 28.-30.10.2016 in Messukeskus, Helsinki in the Photographic Gallery Hippolyte´s booth (6G84).
BLING BLING BABY! International group show
presenting the new, colourful world of photography
in NRW Forum Düsseldorf 19.11.2016 - 15.1.2017
Show curated by Nadine Barth and including works from David LaChapelle, Martin Schoeller, Miles Aldridge, Olivo Barbieri, Pierre et Gilles, Rankin and Markus Henttonen among others.
A catalogue from the exhibition will be published by Hatje Cantz.
Musée magazine no. 15 PLACE featuring work by Ryan McGinley, Olivo Barbieri, Peter Beard, Stephen Shore, Alec Soth, Sebastião Salgado, William Eggleston and a selection of 29 emerging artists including Markus Henttonen.
Read and order the issue here: Musée Magazine
Art Bodensee art fair with Galerie Arktika from 8th until 10th July 2016 in Dornbirn, Austria.
Art Amsterdam - Kunst Rai 2016, from Wednesday June 1st to Sunday June 5th. On show Markus Henttonen´s work from the Twisted Tales series, with Galerie Albrecht in the Focus Berlin section, booth 4.
More about the art fair Kunst Rai
Markus Henttonen will be taking part to the Soirée graphique Nr°9 NORDEN in Switzerland. Save the date: 9.9.2016
More information: Soirée graphique
Berlin Gallery Weekend: Berlin Raum Radar group show
with works from e.g. Peter Bialobrzeski, Tacita Dean, Mitch Epstein, Robert Polidori and Markus Henttonen.
Opening reception on Friday 29th April 5PM-9PM
Neue West, Potsdamer str.91,10785 Berlin.
Markus Henttonen will be present at the opening.
Berlin Raum Radar exhibition open until 6th May
opening times: Wednesday 4th - Thursday 5th from 12 - 6pm
Friday 6th from 12 - 4pm.
Berlin Raum Radar exhibition catalogue available via Hatje Cantz.
Coming up Art Fair Kunst Rai - Art Amsterdam, Netherlands June 1st - 5th 2016 with Galerie Albrecht. Available works from the Twisted Tales series.
Twisted Tales exhibition feature out now in the latest issue of Photographie Magazine (4/2016) in Germany, with text by Jana Kühle.
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope solo show is open until 23rd April in Galerie Albrecht in Berlin. Exhibition feature in Art@Berlin
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope exhibition feature and interview in Helsingin Sanomat
Berlin Raum Radar New Architecture Photography exhibition in Neue West, Berlin 29.4.–6.5.2016 and catalogue by Hatje Cantz (release in May) including the works from some of the greatest photographers of our time e.g. Peter Bialobrzeski, Tacita Dean, Mitch Epstein, Robert Polidori -just to mention few. Featuring Markus Henttonen´s works from the series Night Time Stories. Publication available here: http://www.hatjecantz.de/berlin-raum-radar-6794-1.html
Coming up in the Berlin Gallery Weekend from April 29 - May 6, a group show with the title "Berlin Raum Radar" curated by Nadine Barth from Barthouse Art Media Culture Concepts. More info coming soon.
Happy to announce; Markus Henttonen is now represented by Birgit Stöver in Germany. For commercial and editorial assignments please contact the agency and check out the works in the agency page here Birgit Stöver/Markus Henttonen
Interview and book presentation "Eine Frage des Stils" by Daniel Albrecht in the latest fotoPRO magazine (Germany).
Art Karlsruhe 18th - 21st February 2016 with Galerie Albrecht.
more info on the fair: http://www.art-karlsruhe.de/de/home/homepage.jsp
Save the date; Twisted Tales - Road to Hope solo show and book launch in Galerie Albrecht, Berlin, Germany,
opening reception on Friday 11th March 7-9PM, Welcome.
WINTER 15/16 group exhibition in Galleri Kant, Copenhagen, Denmark on show until 27th January 2016. http://gallerikant.dk/
New year 2016 starting up with art fair Art Herning in Denmark with Galleri Kant from 29th to 31st January. On show Markus Henttonen´s works from the series Twisted Tales.
Kunst Zürich with Galerie Albrecht (Berlin) on
29th October - 1st November 2015 in Zürich, Switzerland.
Available Markus Henttonen´s works from the Silent Night series.
Coming up: Twisted Tales - Road to Hope book signing at Paris Photo
Saturday 14th November 5PM at Hatje Cantz stand EE10.
Photobook week Aarhus 8.-10.10.2015.
Pirkko Siitari, Curator (FIN) gives a lecture on Finnish Artists’ Books & Photobooks including Markus Henttonen´s book Silent Night.
More info on the event: http://2015.photobookweek.org/
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope is now released By Hatje Cantz.
More info about the book & collector´s edition:
Taking part to Organ Vida, the International Photo Festival in Zagreb.
Contemporary Finnish photography — Markus Henttonen, Maija Tammi, Iiu Susiraja | Lotršcak Tower | Zagreb, Croatia 3rd -18th September 2015. More info http://organvida.com/
Upcoming new project Fresh Eyes in Aarhus.
Artist residency in co-operation with renowned Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark in August. The project brings international artists to Aarhus to create a project, the works will be published next year. http://galleriimage.dk
Happy to announce a new collaboration with Galerie Susanne Albrecht in Berlin. Exhibition info coming up soon.
Copenhagen Photo Festival 4th -14th June 2015
Markus Henttonen presenting solo show Twisted Tales - Road to Hope
in Photo City @Slottet, Pasteursvej 4, 1778 København V.
Opening of the CPF exhibitions on Thursday 4th June at 4PM.
And on Saturday 6th June 3-4PM an artist talk by Markus Henttonen at the Photo Stage in Slottet.
Welcome to both events!
For more information on the Copenhagen Photo Festival, visit
May 21-24 Photo London at Somerset House, London, UK. A selection of latest works by Markus Henttonen presented in the booth of Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris.
For more info, visit the Photo London website http://photolondon.org/gallery/galerie-vanessa-quang/
Capturer l'Ephémère group show curated by Madeleine Filippi
at Galerie Vanessa Quang 7.5. - 14.6.2015 with Markus Henttonen, Nikolaj Bendix Skyum Larsen, Reynald Drouhin, Emeric Lhuisset, Christophe Luxereau, Jari Silomäki, Berndnaut Smilde and Sarah Trouche.
Opening reception Wednesday 6th May 17h-21h, Welcome.
Galerie Vanessa Quang, 7 rue des Filles du Calvaire, 75003 Paris, France.
Upcoming: a group show in Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris in May and Copenhagen Photo Festival in June, more info on both exhibitions coming soon.
Just confirmed; Photo London art fair with Galerie Vanessa Quang (Paris) in May.
Markus Henttonen was shortlisted for the Fotofestiwal in Lodz, Poland.
Markus Henttonen has been nominated for the annual Aukusti culture prize by Etelä-Suomen sanomat. The prize is awarded for a remarkable cultural act in the current year in the region of Päijät-Häme in Finland.
Gosee Awards in Germany
1800 photographers submitted works to this new competition and now the winners have been announced; Markus Henttonen received gold with Twisted Tales - Road to Hope and in projects categorySilent Night won the public voting. Thank you for the grand jury and public!
Read the article about the winning Series Twisted Tales:
Newspaper ESS about the Awards:
EXHIBITIONS & ART FAIRS
Group Show: BLING BLING BABY! NRW Forum Düsseldorf 19.11.2016 - 15.1.2017
Art Fair: Kunst Rai - Art Amsterdam, Netherlands with Galerie Albrecht, June 1-5 2016
Group show: Berlin Raum Radar, Neue West, Berlin, April 29 - May 6 2016
Solo show:Twisted Tales - Road to Hope, Galerie Albrecht, Berlin, March 12 - April 23 2016
Art fair: Art Herning, DK with Galleri Kant, January 29th - 31st 2016
Book signing: November 14th, in Paris Photo with Hatje Cantz, Paris, France
Art fair: October 29 - November 1 2015, Kunst Zürich with Berlin-based Galerie Albrecht, Zürich, Switzerland
Group show: September 2015 Frame stories@Organ Vida Photo Festival, Zagreb, Croatia
Solo show: June 2015; Twisted Tales - Raod to Hope @Copenhagen Photo Festival DK
Group show: May 2015; Capturer l'Ephémère @Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris, France
Art fair: 21.-24.5.2015 Photo London, London, UK with Galerie Vanessa Quang
Exhibition: 17.10.2014-18.1.2015 Markus Henttonen & Kim Simonsson Lahti Art Museum, Finland