Ellen von Unwerth

Photographer, other credits: Director


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.


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
Break The Internet : Minaj À Trois
Paper Magazine (Editorial)
published: December 2017
Numero Tokyo October 2017 Cover
Numero Tokyo (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2017
Fall Fashion to Step Out In
Paper Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2017
Paper Magazine Fall 2017 Covers
Paper Magazine (Magazine Cover)
published: Fall 2017
Elisabetta Franchi Fall 2017
Elisabetta Franchi (Advertising)
published: July 2017
Paper Magazine Summer 2017 Digital Cover
Paper Magazine (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2017

Ellen von Unwerth in the news:

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

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