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Christoph Montebelli is a German and Austrian photography artist and writer working between Europe and Africa. He holds degrees from the universities of Rome and Yale, where he studied as a Fulbright scholar.

His photographic work, which explores the visual impact of urbanisation and globalisation, in particular in Africa and the Mediterranean, has been exhibited amongst others in London, Brussels, Casablanca and Berlin.

 

Exhibitions and projections (selection)

2019 « Era una caldissima giornata d’estate…». A walk through Pasolini’s Rome. Exhibition, Le Dame Art Gallery, London, UK.

2019 « Era una caldissima giornata d’estate…». A walk through Pasolini’s Rome. Exhibition, Au Repos des Chasseurs, Brussels, Belgium.

2019 « Sous la lumière ». Exhibition, Eszeweria, Kraków, Poland.

2019 « Sous la lumière ». Exhibition, PURO, Trieste, Italy.

2018 « Sous la lumière ». Collective Exhibition, Trieste Photo Days, Italy.

2018 « Sous la lumière ». Projection, Nuits Photographiques, Essaouira, Morocco.

2018 « Sous la lumière ». Projection, Nuits Photographiques, Pierrevert, France.

2018 « The German Houses ». Solo exhibition, Göttlich, Berlin, Germany.

2017 « Maroc Habitat ». Projection, Nuits Photographiques, Essaouira, Morocco.

2016 « Impressions marocaines ». Permanent exhibition, Banque européenne pour la reconstruction et le développement, Casablanca, Morocco.

2012 and 2013 Collective exhibition, EBRD, London, UK.

 

Awards (selection)

2019 « Sous la lumière ». Bronze Winner, category Fine Art, Abstract, PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Paris, France.

2019 « The German Houses ». 1st prize, category cityscape, Fine Art Photography Awards.

2019 « Where are the leaves we cut? ». Nomination, category people, Fine Art Photography Awards.

2018 Street Photo Awards, Winner category « Streets and children ».

2018 « Maroc Habitat ». Gold medal, category Architecture/Other, Maghreb Photography Awards.

2018 « Sous la lumière ». Nomination, category Architecture, Fine Art Photography Awards, London, UK.

2018 « L’Isola del Sole ». Nomination, category Seascape, Fine Art Photography Awards, London, UK.

2018 « Maroc Habitat ». Nomination, category Cityscape, Fine Art Photography Awards, London, UK.

2017 Monochrome Awards, Honorable Mention.

 

Publications and others (selection)

2019 Contribution with photographs to: Ng’ambo Atlas – Historic Urban Landscape of Zanzibar Town’s ‘Other Side’, Department of Urban and Rural Planning Zanzibar / African Architecture Matters

2019 « Les maisons allemandes », publication, Afriqueinvisu.org.