Bärbel Praun

Bärbel Praun, born in Southern Germany in 1978, studies of photography at University of Applied Sciences in Biefeld, graduated in 2006, now living in Switzerland and everywhere, exhibitions in Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria and Luxembourg. Artist in Residencies in Austria and Luxembourg (2012), Finland (2013) and Lithuania (2014).

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Since I’ve never lived and worked in one place for more than some months for the last years, I am asking myself questions about home, origin, memories: how does a place/scene come into existence? By loading it with sentiments, needs, habits? By erecting walls, filling it with materials? Does the concept of home still have relevance in the light of countries growing together, borders disappearing, and the speed and frequency in which we travel from one place to another?

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To view more of Bärbel’s work please his website.


Issue No.13 – Call For Entry!

Jack Harris
The Heavy Collective
Sydney, Australia

Aint–Bad No. 13 Call For Entry is officially open! We are teaming up with a new group of guest curators and editors from all over to collaborate on a publication that seeks the best contemporary photography being made today! Learn more about each of these talented curators and submit today!

Jack Harries is an independent curator and publisher based in Sydney, Australia. He is the founder and editor of Heavy, an online platform and print journal dedicated to the discussion and promotion of contemporary photography.

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