Ellen von Unwerth

Other credits: Director, Creative Director


Based In

  • Paris


Nationality: Germany
Ellen von Unwerth’s work offers a distinctly playful and sensual version of fashion and beauty photography. In addition to her career as fashion photographer, filmmaker and video director, her work has been collected in numerous books and two photo-novellas. Von Unwerth’s first book, Snaps, was published in 1994 followed by Wicked (1998), Couples (1999) and Omahyra & Boyd (2005). Her photo-novella Revenge was published in 2003 accompanied by exhibitions in New York, Paris, Amsterdam, Hamburg and Moscow. Her anthology, Fraulein was published in December of 2009 by Taschen and accompanied by exhibitions in New York, London, Paris and Berlin. In recent news Ellen von Unwerth just released Heimat in April 2017, accompanied by exhibitions at the Taschen gallery in Los Angeles, and at Immagis gallery in Munich.


A Tale of two girls
Commons & Sense Magazine (Editorial)
season: Spring/Summer 2018
Winnie Harlow for VON magazine
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: March 2018
Elisabetta Franchi S/S 18
Elisabetta Franchi (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2018
Jessica Simpson S/S 2018
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2018
credits: Creative Director, Photographer
Driving Miss Hailey
Numero Tokyo (Editorial)
published: March 2018
Numero Tokyo March 2018 Cover
Numero Tokyo (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2018
Shining Star with Devon Windsor
Numero Tokyo (Editorial)
published: January 2018
Numero Tokyo January-February 2018 Cover
Numero Tokyo (Magazine Cover)
published: January 2018
Ulyana Sergeenko
Tatler Russia (Editorial)
published: December 2017
Jasmine Sanders
Vogue Arabia (Editorial)
published: December 2017

Ellen von Unwerth in the news:

Models.com: MDX
Models.com: Of the Minute
Models.com: Daily Feed

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