Anne Ackermann is a documentary photographer based in Germany working worldwide.
Her work often focuses on women’s issues, touching themes ranging from migration and aftermath to skin bleaching and plastic surgery, from environmental disasters to child marriages.
She is a grantee of VG Bild Kunst Germany, recipient of artist's grants of the Ministry of Culture of Rhineland Palatinate and Photoreporter Festival St. Brieuc, France, a finalist at the International Women Photographers Award (IWPA) and The Jacob Riis Award and a member of photo agency FOCUS and Women Photograph.
She was selected for the Nikon NOOR Masterclass in Zurich, Switzerland, and the Noorderlicht Masterclass in Groningen. Other nominations include JOOP SWART Masterclass and 6x6 World Press Global Talent Program.
She was awarded 1st prize with her piece on intersexuality by “profamilia journalism award’ and shortlisted for the prestigious Hansel Mieth Preis in Germany.
Her photos have been exhibited internationally for example at the New York Photo Festival, Gulf Photo Plus, Festival de Fotografia de Paranapiacaba São Paulo, PhotoGrafia Festival Rome, Angkor Photo Festival, Triennial of Photography Hamburg and Alliance Francaise Dubai and many more.
She graduated from the College of Fine Arts Hamburg with a master in Visual Communication/Media and studied photography & photojournalism in Buenos Aires, Argentina and at DMJX, Århus, Denmark.
Full CV available on request.
mare, SZ Magazin, Terra Mater, The New York Times, Stern,Geo, Der Spiegel, NEON/NIDO, Focus, Brand Eins, Die Zeit, Amnesty Journal, Business Punk, Datum, Chrismon, NZZ, The New Yorker, Guardian Weekend Magazine, Geo International, Brigitte, Zeit Campus, Zeit Leo, Geolino, Dein Spiegel, Missy Magazine, FAZ, Vice, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, She’s/Mercedes Benz Magazine, annabelle
NGO & Corporate
DAAD, USAID, Engender Health, Open Society Foundations, Plan International, European Commission, CNN / Courageous, Barcroft Media, UNICEF, UNHCR, CARE Affair, Caritas, NRC, giz, Jacobs Foundation, Heifer International, Grameen Foundation, CAPA Pictures, Luxembourg Airlines, International Justice Mission (IJM), etc.