ERIC KLEMM
PHOTOGRAPHY

PROJECTS

WHERE MIRACLES HAPPEN 2012

ITALIAN JOURNEY 2009

SHAVINGS 2008

SWEETIE 2008

FIRE WORK 2008

FLORABUNDANCE 2007

SILENT WARRIORS 2006
(STEIDL BOOK)

BACK ALLEYS 2005

METAMORPHOSIS 2004-05

BC PROJECT 2004

LABYRINTH 2004

SINGLE IMAGES 2004-2012

EARLY WORK 1967-1990

 

 

VIDEO PORTRAIT SR2 GERMANY

VIDEO HOUSTON SHOW

EXHIBITIONS

SELECTED PRESS

BOOKS

BIOGRAPHY

AWARDS

CONTACT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biography

Eric Klemm

(b.1939) is an accomplished artist with over 30 solo
exhibitions in Canada, the USA and Europe. Feature exhibitions at:
FotoFest Biennial Houston, the Photography Festival Cesano Maderno,
Milan, Italy, and the Contact Toronto Photography Festival.
The German Goethe Institute did show his project Metamorphosis
in Paris followed by a travelling exhibition through 10 French cities.
Klemm has his work in private and corporate collections in Germany,
Switzerland, Canada, the USA, and International public galleries and
museums as: the Portland Art Museum, the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria,
the National Portrait Gallery, London, and the Saarland-Museum,
Saarbrucken, Germany, to name only a few. Eric Klemm made 6
photo books. The best known: Silent Warriors - Portraits of North
American
Indians, published by STEIDL, the project was awarded
1st prize at Prix de la Photographie Paris.
Eric Klemm first studied graphic design in Trier, Germany, and switched
to photography in1968. His long career began when he caught the
attention of the famous art director Willy Fleckhaus at the German
magazine TWEN. After living on a tropical Island of the Maldives and
in Dordogne, France, he moved 1998 to Canada and now lives and
works near Vancouver, British Columbia.