Award 2004

Florian Becker


Born in Düsseldorf in 1971, 1992 - 1999 studied photography in Essen, 1999 diploma degree with distinction, 2001 scholarship for Villa Massimo in Barcelona, since 1999 freelance photographer and artist, numerous exhibitions: 1997 Düsseldorf, 2000 Hamburg, 2001 Aachen, 2003 Xanten, Düsseldorf and Lippstadt, 2004 Arnheim; several awards: 1997 Carl-Lauterbach-Prize, Düsseldorf, 2000 Ist prize of the Society of Photography, Berlin, 2001 Special Award of the State North Rhine-Westphalia, 2001 promotion prize from the publishing house Photography, Düsseldorf, 2003 nominated for the Umbo-Photo Prize, Lippstadt, some publications: 2003 »Xantener Dom — Geheimnisse eines Raumes«, photographs by Florian Beckers with a text by Prof. Klaus Honnef