K. Hoell
Walking with Ghosts of Photography’s Past

  It’s March 2009. I have just started photographing professionally. Well, let’s be honest, I have just finished a single class at University, I have dabbled a little in darkroom work and I have an internship offer by Annie Leibovitz in my pocket (well, that’s actually something). So, what can go wrong? The world is …

14. January 2019
Dancing a Peculiar Rhythm between Reality and Dream

For a brief moment things appear in front of the camera, // captured, yet long gone – // flashes of clarity in a neverending stream, // frozen to be contemplated again and again. // Standstills in time and space, // already blurred in the past. // Silent testimonials of a former now in the present, …

12. January 2019
Collectionair Curates

The curators of the new online art platform Collectionair.com have selected a couple of photographs from my series Kurzweil to be included in their very first online photography exhibition. Prints are available through the site: Collectionair.com About the show: “Get ready to be taken Through Collectionair’s Lens! Our curating team is happy to announce our first …

10. January 2019
An Unexpected Gift

As an artist, I often find it very difficult to articulate everything that I have to say about my work. So much of it is intuitive, originating from a place without boundaries and beyond words. I compare it more to a melody or poetry than to intellectual reasoning. Therefore, descriptions necessarily fall short when trying to …

9. January 2019
Exquisite Cooperation

Artist Residencies are amazing for a couple of reasons: 1. You get uninterrupted time to work on your art. It’s practically every artist’s heaven to go away for a month. You not only discover inspiring new surroundings, but you’re able to dedicate yourself to your art practice. Being in the flow is practically guaranteed. 2. …

8. January 2019
Publication in The Guardian

The Guardian is such an institution. I’m really excited and I feel very honored that they are showing my work “Drowning in a Sea of Infinite Meaning”. The series has been selected for the exhibition FreshFaced&WildEyed 2013 at London’s Photographers’ Gallery. So here’s what The Guardian has to say: Hot shots: FreshFaced and WildEyed photography …

30. May 2013