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Ellen von Unwerth: Wild Wild West

Leica Gallery Prague, Školská 28, Praha 1 - Nové Město, 110 00


14. 9. 2017 – 19. 11. 2017

„ I just like people with a charm of their own and who enjoy being in front of my camera.“

Ellen von Unwerth is one of the most distinguished photographers around the world. She is a fashion photographer, which is usually the domain of men. Ellen von Unwerth used her camere Leica S (typ 007) to create a unique story for the magazine S Magazin 8- the story of a girl gang in search of happiness in the Wild West.

Ellen von Unwerth was born in Frankfurt, Germany in 1954. She spent her childhood in a orphanage, than worked in the cirque Roncalli. Later, she worked as a top model with the most distinguished photographers. She captured her first pictures while working as a model in Kenya. Nowadays she lives and works in Paris and New York.

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