valentin backhaus 

    photographer/designer



photography_
  1. mouvement automatique I
  2. mouvement automatique II
  3. ausgebrannt
  4. white
  5. trasimeno



design_
  1. liegt da eine...
  2. dickicht
  3. white
  4. the drake equation
  5. tannhäuser tor
  6. open atelier
  7. mouvement automatique



installation_
  1. surface I
  2. dia_loge
  3. kinski
  4. stu



about_
Valentin Backhaus_ is an artist based in Salzburg. Graduated from Multimediaart in 2019 at FH Salzburg he is working nowadays as a freelancer, collaborating in several projects with artists. In 2016, he founded a studio in Hallein together with friends. Since then, they have been working on projects and curating exhibitions and events.
In 2018, he received an artist-in-residence scholarship from the State of Salzburg for Paliano(ITA).
Beside his artistic work he mainly focuses on building graphic identities, art directions, publications and websites for cultural, businesses and individuals.
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III. ausgebrannt
The light of the south reveals the surreal shadow of everyday life. The mysterious black and white photographs document a place between transience and return, light and shadow, past and future, life and death. The series „Ausgebrannt“, was created during a one-week stay in Italy and describes the magical place of being in between.(cooperation work with Katrin Froschauer)


exhibition view, Fotohof Salzburg, 2018                         © Herman Seidl


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