Harry Hachmeister born 1979 in Leipzig and worked until 2019 under the name Grit Hachmeister. He lives and works in Berlin, Leipzig and Ottersberg. He studied artistic photography at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig as a master student under Prof. Timm Rautert. From 2003 to 2018 he worked in a cooperation with Lysann Buschbeck und Kathrin Pohlman as „VIP“. Since 2010 he is editor of DIE STREICHELWURST. Das Magazin with Claudia Gülzow and Pauline Recke. He received numerous scholarships, including a work scholarship by Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen (2020), a BS-Projects-Stipendium by HBK Braunschweig (2018) and a scholarship by the Pollock-Krasner-Foundation New York (2014). Including his various exhibitions mainly in Europe, he had shows at Museum Folkwang (Essen, 2020), at St. Agnes (Berlin, 2020), at Museum für Photographie Braunschweig (Braunschweig, 2020) and Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (Santiago de Chile, 2020). Working interdisciplinary his works range from self portraits to ceramics to paintings while dealing with (gender) identities and bodies.

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Harry Hachmeister, Tom Król, Arthur Löwen, Laura Schawelka
NEW POSITIONS Morgaine Schäfer

2021 November 17 – 21


Fabian Herkenhoener (NEW POSITIONS)
Grit Hachmeister, Felix Kultau, Maximilian Rödel
2016 apr 14–17

Harry Hachmeister

2020 Dez 5th – extended until end of February
Opening Dez 4th / 4pm – 9pm