valentin backhaus

       photographer/designer




_PHOTOGRAPHY

documentary

1  RAZIO

2 TRASIMENO


conceptual

3 AUSGEBRANNT
4  WHITE


artist portraits

5  WAITHERA
6  DYLAN LABIOD
7 AZAHARA SANZ 
8 LIES LAMBRECHT

9 ANDREA GIOVANOVITCH

10 HYUNGJIN LEE





_DESIGN   

1 LIEGT DA EINE...

2 STUDIO MORA

DICKICHT

4 WHITE

DRAKE EQUATION

MOUVEMENT AUTOMATIQUE

 


_INSTALLATION

1  SURFACE 6
2 NEON
3  ZYKLUS 

4 SURFACE 1

5 DIA_LOGE

6 KINSKI

7 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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01_ABOUT

Valentin Backhaus_ is a photographer and graphic designer 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 called atelier /// 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 (photo)graphic identities, art directions, publications and websites for cultural, businesses and individuals.


02_EXHIBITIONS

2019 KG Freiräume 
2019 Fotohof Salzburg
2018 Schmiede Hallein
2018 KG Freiräume
2018 Fotohof Salzburg
2018 Galerie Fünfzigzwanzig
2017 Dialoge_Stiftung Mozarteum
2017 Schmiede Hallein
2016 Domquartier Salzburg
2016 Stadtkino Hallein
2016 Fotohof Salzburg
2016 Cortona on the Move
2016 Sergej Eisenstein Gesellschaft



03_EXPERIENCES

2017 - now  ... Atelier /// 
2017 - 2019 ... Agentur Stirner Salzburg
2016 - 2019 ... FH Salzburg MultiMediaArt (MA) focal points:
> management and creative industries Thomas Grundnigg (Grundnigg.at)/
> cultural and mediatheory Dr. Michael Manfe (manfé.net)
> Aesthetics and art history Dr. Gerhard Blechinger/ Mag.a Tania Hölzl
2016 - 2016 photo assistant Andrew Phelps (andrew-phelps.com)  
2015 - 2016 ... Internship / DeFalcon Berlin
2013 - 2016 ... FH Salzburg MultiMediaArt (BA) focal points:

> staged photography Andrew Phelps (andrew-phelps.com)
> documentary photography Herman Seidl (tirez.com)



04_SCHOLARSHIPS

2018 artists-in-residence program Salzburg/ italy
2017 Greveniti Residency/ greece



05_CONTACT

︎ mail to...
︎instagram
︎behance
︎atelier ///



06_IMPRINT

Valentin Backhaus
Alois-Stockinger-Straße 3
5020 Salzburg
Austria


graphic design & photography
valentin.backhaus@gmx.de