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Astrid Schulz specializes in

  • Portraiture (editorial and corporate)
  • Documentary photography (includes images for book publishing, corporate web-pages as well as charity organizations)
  • Fine art photography (exhibited internationally)


Astrid Schulz is an award winning photographer renowned worldwide for her
creative projects. Originally from Hamburg, Germany, she spent nearly half
of her life in London. Astrid specializes in portraiture and documentary imagery
and often travels around the globe for fer assignemts and personal projects.
Influenced by her background as a designer for Film & TV as well as her
passion for storytelling, her pictures were once described as well composed
still live images from a movie set.



Information about Astrid's costume work: www.astridschulzcostume.work

Contact details

London - Berlin (Bilingual: German and English)
+44 (0)7947 155 611
info@astridschulz.com

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Awards

  • 2017 KOLGA Award Nominations (3 times)
    Best DocumentaryProjects for '100 Faces of Viet
    Nam' as well as 'Daphne - Once Upon A Time'
    and 'Mbaye' in the category 'One Shot'
  • 2016 KOLGA Award Nominations (twice)
    Best Documentar Projects from 2015
    for '100 Faces of Viet Nam' (series) as well as one
    image in the category 'One Shot' with 'Lassana'
  • 2016 LensCulture Exposure Award 2015
    Finalist with '100 Faces of Viet Nam' (series)
  • 2016 Social Documentary Network
    Photographer of the month in January
    for '100 Faces of Viet Nam' (series)
  • 2015 Bui Xuan Phai - 'Love for Hanoi' Award
    Prestigious annual award announced in Vietnam
    for 'Ha Noi - Capital City' (photo book)
  • 2015 KOLGA Award Nominations (twice)
    Best conceptual projects in 2014
    for 'Playing Cards' (series) as well as one image
    in the category 'One Shot' with 'Workshop Senegal'
  • 2014 London Photographic Awards
    Highly commended in 'Lets Face It'
    for 'Made in Vietnam' (series)
  • 2013 London Photographic Awards
    Highly commended in 'Lets Face It'
    for 'Cleaning-Up' (single image)
  • 2007 London Photographic Awards
    Highly commended in 'Open Competition'
    for 'Car Park' (series)
  • 2004 London Photographic Awards
    Bronze award winner of the category
    'Beauty and Form' for 'Food Keeps Body
    and Soul Together' (series)

Residencies

  • 2015 La Maison Waaw
    Rue Paul Holle x Blaise Diagne, Saint Louis, Senegal
    Development of portraits and a variety of exhibition pieces for
    ‘Made in Senegal’
  • 2013 New Space Art Foundation
    15 Le Loi, Hue City, Central Vietnam
    Development of variety of exhibition pieces for ‘Made in Vietnam’

Book Commissions

  • 2017 ‘Phnom Penh: CAPITAL City'
    Photo book publication by 'Hong Duc Publishing House' in collaboration with
    Michael Waibel (editor) and the Meta House,Cambodia
  • 2016 ‘TP. Ho Chi Minh: MEGA City' - 3rd Edition 2017
    Photo book publication by 'Hong Duc Publishing House' in collaboration with
    Michael Waibel (editor) and the Goethe Institute Vietnam
  • 2015 ‘Da Nang: COASTAL City’
    Photo book publication by 'Fine Art Publishing House' in collaboration with
    Michael Waibel (editor) and the Goethe Institute Vietnam
  • 2014 ‘Hanoi: CAPITAL City’
    Photo book publication by 'Fine Art Publishing House' in collaboration with
    Michael Waibel (editor) and the Goethe Institute Vietnam
  • 2013 ‘TP. Ho Chi Minh: MEGA City’
    Photo book publication by' Times Publishing House' in collaboration with
    Michael Waibel & Hilbert Henning (editors) and the Goethe Institute Vietnam
  • 2010 ‘Bhaktivedanta Manor’
    Publication by Fitzrovia Press in collaboration with Ranchor Prime and the International Society of Krishna Consciousness
  • 2009 ‘Cows and the Earth’
    Publication by Fitzrovia Press in collaboration with Ranchor Prime

Memberships



Archive

Image libraries for
Documentary projects and editorial commissions

 

This site was created by Catrin Burmester Henning,
CaBuHe Graphic and Web Design, Berlin, Germany

 

© Copyright 2017 Astrid Schulz
All images on this site were photographed by Astrid Schulz
and are protected under international copyright laws


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Exhibitions

‘100 Faces of Viet Nam' at Kolga Awards
(Group Show)

@ Kolga Tbilisi Foto Festival,
14 Kostava Street, Tbilisi, Georgia
05..05.17 – 13.05.17

'People in the City' (Solo Show )

@ Meta House,
37 Samdach Sotharos Blvd,
Phnom Penh ,Cambodia
15.03.17 –17.04.17

'London Independent Photographer's
28st Annual Exhibition' (Group Show)

@ Escasio Gallery,
159 Bethnal Green Road,
London, E2 7DG
14.11.16 – 20.11.16

‘ICONIC 2016’: Madonna (Group Show)

@ Bobez Arte Contemporanea,
Via Isidoro la Lumia, 22,
90139 Palermo, Italia
15.10.16 – 30.10.16

‘London Independent Photographers’:
The 9th Greenwich Annual Exhibition

@ The Greenwich Gallery (GroupShow),
Linear House, Penton Place,
London SE10 8RS
08.08.16 – 21.08.16

‘Open Portfolio Screening', showcasing
'Made in Vietnam' & 'Made in Senegal'

@ Manuel Rivera-Ortis Foundation,
18 rue de la Calade, Arles, France
08.07.16 - 09.07.16, 8pm - 10pm

LensCulture' Exposure Award 2015
at Photo London (Group Show)

@ Somerset House, The Strand
London WC2R 1LA
19.05.16 – 22.05.16

‘100 Faces of Viet Nam' at Kolga Awards
(Group Show)

@ Kolga Tbilisi Foto Festival,
14 Kostava Street, Tbilisi, Georgia
12..05.16 – 19.05.16

Hairdressers' (Solo Show)

@ Handwerkskammer des Saarlandes,
Hohenzollernstrasse 47 - 49,
66117 Saarbrücken, Germany
13.04.16 – 13.05.16

'Portrait Salon' No5 (Group Show)

@ Reminders Photography Stronghold,
131-0032, 2-38-5, Higashi-mukojima,
Sumida-ku, Tokyo, Japan
13.02.16 – 28.02.16

'Portrait Salon' No5 (Group Show)

@ Embassy Tea Gallery, 195 - 205 Union Street, Bankside, London SE1 0LN
19.11.15 – 22.11.15

'London Independent Photographer's
27st Annual Exhibition' (Group Show)

@ Embassy Tea Gallery, 195 - 205 Union Street, Bankside, London SE1 0LN
20.10.15 – 01.11.15

‘London Independent Photographers’:
The 8th Greenwich Annual Exhibition

@ The Greenwich Gallery (GroupShow),
Linear House, Penton Place,
London SE10 8RS
03.08.15 – 16.08.15

Hairdressers' (Solo Show)

@ Galerie Sali e Tabacchi, Feldmannstr. 144, 66119 Saarbrücken, Germany
08.05.15 – 05.06.15

Playing Cards' at Kolga Awards
(Group Show)

@ Kolga Tbilisi Foto Festival,
14 Kostava Street, Tbilisi, Georgia
01.05.15 – 07.05.15

‘Made in Senegal' (Solo Show)

@ Galerie Éthiopiques, rue Khalifa Ababacar Sy x Potin, Saint-Louis du Sénégal
12.02.15 – 27.02.15

‘Playing Cards' (Solo Show)

@ Flaxon Phootch, 237 Kentish Town Road, Kentish Town, London NW5 2JT
11.12.14 –07.01.15

‘Farmers' from 'Made in Vietnam' (Solo Show)

@ Caphe House, 114 Bermondsey Street, Bermondsey, London SE1 3TX
01.12.14 –22.05.15

'Light-Headed’ 2014 (Group Show)

@ Gallery320 at 320 Bethnal Green Road (entrance via Voss Street), Bethnal Green, London E2 0AG
02.10.14 – 31.10.14

‘London Independent Photographers’:
The 7th Greenwich Annual Exhibition

@ The Greenwich Gallery (group show),
Linear House, Penton Place,
London SE10 8RS
04.08.14 – 17.08.14

‘Hairdressers'

@ Flaxon Phootch, 237 Kentish Town Road, Kentish Town, London NW5 2JT
08.05.14 – 10.06.14

‘Made in Vietnam' (Solo Show)

@ 9A4 M Studio, Block A, Zone 9, Tran Thanh Tong Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
07.12.13 – 14.12.13

‘Made in Vietnam' (Solo Show)

@ New Space Arts Foundation, 15 Le Loi,
Hue City, Central Vietnam
20.11.13 – 30.11.13

‘Over the Hill’: A Photographic Journey

@ Haslemere Educational Museum (group show), 78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
07.09.13 – 05.10.13

‘London Independent Photographers’:
The Sixth Greenwich Annuale Exhibition

@ The Greenwich Gallery (group show),
Linear House, Penton Place,
London SE10 8RS
08.08.13 – 22.08.13

‘The Magic Man’, (Solo Show)

@ Davenports Magic, Charing Cross Underground Arcade, Exit 9, The Strand, London, WC2N 4HZ
08.10.12 – 03.12.12

London Independent Photographer's
24rd Annual Exhibition

@ The Strand Gallery (Proud Central),
32 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6BP
16.10.12 – 03.10.12

'Light-Headed' Group Show

Part of London's Photomonth Festival
@ Gallery 320, 320 Bethnal Green Road (entrance via Voss Street), London E2 0AG
08.10.12 – 03.11.12

'London Village Project': LIP Gallery Exhibition

@ Goldsmiths College (group show)
New Academic Building - exhibition area
University of London, New Cross,
London, SE14 6NW
30.07.12 – 26.08.12

‘Over the Hill’: A Photographic Journey - Southport Exhibition

@ Ground Floor Gallery (group show)
Wayfarers Arcade, Lord Street
Southport, PR8 1NT
01.05.12 – 15.05.12

'Kate’s Journal'

@ The Underground Gallery, The Strand,
Charing Cross Underground Station
Exit 9, London, WC2N 4HZ
17.10.11 – 22.10.11

London Independent Photographer's
23rd Annual Exhibition

@ The Strand Gallery (Proud Central),
32 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6BP
18.10.11 – 29.10.11

The Long Night of the Pictures:

‘Over the Hill’ (group show)
@ Allee-Center (Einkaufszentrum),
Landsberger Allee, 13055
Alt-Hohenschönhausen, Berlin, Germany
02.07.11 – 12.07.11

Guernsey Photography Festival:

‘Over the Hill’ (group show)
@ The Rotunda, Royal Avenue,
St Peter Port, Guernsey
01.06.11 – 30.06.11

Impact Art Fair: ‘Over the Hill’

@ Candis Arts Trust (group show)
3 Torrens Street, London, EC1V 1NQ
20.05.11 – 22.05.11

‘Over the Hill’: A Photographic Journey

@ The Lightbox (digital group show)
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 4AA
01.02.11 – 27.02.11

Food Keeps Body & Soul Together

@ Taylor St Baristas
28 Queens Rd, Brighton BN1 3XA
15.12.10 – 12.10.11

Food Keeps Body & Soul Together

During ‘Brighton Photo Fringe’ Festival
@ Brighton Media Centre
15 -17 Middle Street, Brighton BN1 1AL
28.10.10 – 14.11.10

London Independent Photography’s
22nd Annual Exhibition

@ The Strand Gallery (Proud Central)
32 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6BP
20.10.10 - 31.10.10

Food Keeps Body & Soul Together

During ‘London Photomonth’ Festival
@ Shipton Street Gallery
Shipton Street, London E2 7RZ
01.10.10 – 24.10.10

Something Beautiful

@ Michaelhouse Centre
By Total Image Nation (Group Show)
Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1SU
07.06.10 – 19.06.10

Mindsoup 2010

@ Gallery320
(Mixed-Media Group Show)
320 Bethnal Green Rd
(entrance via Voss St)
London E2 0AG
08.04.10 – 29.05.10

Open Salon 2010

@ Viewfinder Photography Gallery
Linear House, Peyton Place,
Greenwich, London SE10 8RS
25.02.10 – 14.03.10

Paper Jam

@ The Gallery (group show)
1st floor, Goldsmiths College,
Students’ Union, Dixon Road,
New Cross, London SE14 6NW
11.01.2010 – 29.01.2010

Car Park: ‘ under cover ’

@ Viewfinder Photography Gallery
Linear House, Peyton Place,
Greenwich, London SE10 8RS
26.11.09 - 20.12.09

Salon 09

@ Four Corners (group show)
121 Roman Road, Bethnal Green,
London, E2 0QN
30.10.09 - 12.12.09

Between Fiction & Desire

@ Brokers Wine Bar (duo show)
9 Leadenhall Market,
London, EC3V 1LR
21.04.09 - 02.06.09

Car Park

@ The Space
Audley House, Hove Street,
Hove, BN3 2DE
19.01.09 - 13.03.09

Seven Deadly Sins

@ The Atrium Gallery (group show)
University of the Arts,
London College of Communication,
London SE1 6SB
14.06.05 - 17.06.05

Food keeps Body and Soul together

@ First Out
52 St. Giles High Street, London WC2H
14.11.04 - 11.12.04

Schöne Aussichten

@ Association of Photographers
Part of the AOP Open Award exhibition
81 Leonard Street, London EC2
05.08.03 - 05.10.03

A - Z

@ Tenants at the Brick House (group show)
Old Truman Brewery, 152c Brick Lane
London E1 6RU
16.05.02 - 19.05.02

Reflections

@ Living_Space_Gallery (group show)
3 Market Yard Mews, Bermondsey Street,
London SE1 3TJ
26.04.02 - 09.05.02

Look

@ Blue Room
3 Bateman Street, London W1V
11.02.01 - 24 02.01

Creative Network Circle

Olga Hoffman, London Commercial Photographer: www.olgahoffman.com
Ilona Karas, Costume Designer and Supervisor: www.ilonakaras.co.uk
Mary Ellen Lamb, London Make-up Artist: www.maryellenlamb.com
Cecilia Magill, Contemporary Pregnancy Photography: www.ceciliamagillphotography.com
Yuri Tanaka, London Video & Installation Art on Stage: www.nomadic-a.com
Thomas Gray, Moving Imagery & Installation Art: www.thegraycircle.com
Suzanne Barnes, Costume Designer: www.suzannebarnes.co.uk
Rudolf Buitendach, London Film Maker and Editor: rudolfbuitendach.com/
Eliete Mejorado & Bruno Verner, Musicians & Performing Artists: www.tetine.net
Othello De'Souza Hartley, Fashion Photographer: www.othellodesouzahartley.com
Laura Braun, London Art Photographer: www.laurabraun.net
James Perrin, London Portrait Photographer: www.jamesperrin.com

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