Ostkreuz. The exhibition of the German photographic agency from June 24 to September 17, 2017 at the Museum of Rome in Trastevere.
The retrospective tells the story of the OSTKREUZ agency, founded in 1990 by photographers from East Germany and today the most popular photographic collective in Germany. On display there are over 250 photographs of 22 photographers, from the works immediately following the collapse of the Wall up to the present day.
All in all, the photos reproduce a colorful mosaic of different styles and approaches, often characteristic of the time they were born, and this is why exposure is representative of the development of photography in the last quarter of a century in Berlin and Germany, But also beyond these geographical boundaries.
The photographers are: Marc Beckmann, Sibylle Bergemann (1941-2010), JĂ¶rg BrĂĽggemann, Espen EichhĂ¶fer, Sibylle Fendt, Annette Hauschild, Harald Hauswald, Heinrich Holtgreve, Tobias Kruse, Ute Mahler, Werner Mahler, Dawin Meckel, Thomas Meyer, Frank Schinski , Jordi Antonia SchlĂ¶sser, Ina Schoenenburg, Anne SchĂ¶nharting, Linn SchrĂ¶der, Stephanie Steinkopf, Mila Teshaieva, Heinrich VĂ¶lkel, Maurice Weiss.
The exhibition is part of the "FOTOLEGGENDO" Festival Circuit.