Current exhibition:
Werner Schnelle − Uniques. Analogue Photoworks

Opens: Thursday, 18 January, 7 pm

Werner Schnelle - Buildings, Cars, Vienna 2012

Exhibition run: 19 January − 3 March 2018
Opens: 18 January, 7 pm

Salzburg fine art photographer Werner Schnelle has devoted his work to reflecting on the process of analogue photography. The focal point of his interest is not on the photographed motifs or on an epistemological understanding of the world gained through documentary photography. Rather, in his photographs, he explores the way in which the photographic moment of image capture and recording itself proceeds.
This approach encompasses photographs taken with all sorts of cameras, such as Polaroid photography, and the use of extra large-format studio cameras; also, photographic techniques that dispense with cameras altogether, producing images on photo paper simply through exposure in the darkroom, i.e. photograms and chemigrams.
He even experiments with photographic methods that only use photo paper and light, in other words without photographic chemicals to produce the image. A common trait of all the works on show at the FOTOHOF exhibition is that they are unique images in the narrowest sense. In other words, no two images can ever be the same. 
Werner Schnelle, *1942 in Vienna, lives and works in Salzburg. A catalogue is being published by FOTOHOF edition to coincide with the exhibition.



FOTOHOF archive:
Hans Rustler − Photographic Examples. Analogue Test-Images and Pictures of the Interior of the Agfa Photo School from the Thirties

Hans Rustler, Agfa Photoschule, Beriln 1931
FOTOHOF archiv
Sparkassenstraße 2, 5020 Salzburg
Opening hours: on appointment only

Exhibition run: February − 30 April 2018 




Polycopies Paris

Photo Book Fair

Retracing Inge Morath's footsteps

Exhibition opening and Reading at the FOTOHOF archive

Exhibition: Marianne Strobl

Photoinstitut Bonartes, Vienna

Heinz Cibulka

Book presentation at Gallery Heike Curtze / Vienna

Simon Lehner - Jaga

Book presentation at Salzburger Freilichtmuseum

Erwin Polanc - 8630 Mariazell

Book presentation in Graz

MissRead Art Book Fair

FOTOHOF edition in Berlin

Inge Morath

Exhibition at GrazMuseum

FOTOHOF edition

Summer 2017 Dates - Arles / Berlin


Book presentation at Photoinstitute Bonartes, Vienna

Peter Dressler

Archive Talk


Exhibition / Book Launch