Jens Ziehe. Generation Berlin. Künstlerporträts.

n.b.k. Berlin Vol. 5 – Jens Ziehe. Generation Berlin. Künstlerporträts.

Jens Ziehe (b. 1966) has been working as a photographer in Berlin since 1989. From 1987 to 1989 he studied photography at the renowned Lette-Verein in Berlin.

Initially, Jens Ziehe took photographs for newspapers and magazines in particular and was considered to be a photographer of the newly emerging arts scene in Berlin in the 1990s. He now works for museums, galleries, private collections, artists’ studios and other institutions. Out of his extensive oeuvre Ziehe shows artist portraits from more than 20 years, bordering lifestyle and magazine, photojournalism and classic portraiture, including Franz Ackermann, Monica Bonvicini, Olafur Eliasson, Valérie Favre, Dan Graham, Mike Nelson, and Thomas Scheibitz.

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Jens Ziehe.

The publication can be purchased at local bookshops, via the website of Buchhandlung Walther König, and at Neuer Berliner Kunstverein. Members of Neuer Berliner Kunstverein can buy the book at n.b.k. for the special price of 15.00 Euro.


n.b.k. Berlin Vol. 5

Jens Ziehe. Generation Berlin. Künstlerporträts.
Edited by Marius Babias. With texts by Marius Babias and Jan Verwoert.

216 pages, b/w and color illustrations, softcover, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln 2013


19.80 € / 15.00 € (Members)