Maximilian Mann, born 1992, is a German photographer. He holds a BA in photography from the 'University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Dortmund’.
Max is a documentary and portrait photographer who focuses on stories about society, social and ecological chances.
He is a founding member of DOCKS collective.

Based in Dortmund and Kassel (Germany) and available for assignments national and international. 
+49 157 70268645

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Awards & Mentions (selected):

︎World Press Photo Award, 2nd Prize Category Environment Stories
︎FUTURES Talent 2020
︎follow up - Grant, Freundeskreis der Photographie
︎Joop Swart Masterclass (nominee) 
︎Sony World Photography Awards, Professional Environment category (shortlist) 
︎Bartur Photoaward - Winner Judges Choice Student 
︎Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards (1st prize)
︎VG Bild­kunst Sti­pen­dium, Grant

︎IAFOR Documentary Photography Award, (2nd Place Winner)
︎College Photographer of the Year (silver) - Documentary Category
︎Felix Schoeller Emerging Photographer Award 2019 (winner)
︎BFF Förderpreis (award winner)
︎W. Eugene Smith Student Grant (nominated)
︎Voies OFF Award (nominated)
︎Kolga Award, best single picture (shortlisted)
︎selected for New York Times Portfolio Reviews
︎Kolga Award, best single picture (shortlisted)

︎selec­ted for Canon Mas­ter­class, Visa pour l’image, Per­pi­gnan

︎Felix Scho­el­ler Photo Award 2017, Best Emer­ging Pho­to­gra­pher (nominated)
︎Kolga Award 2017, best reportage (shortlited)
︎Kolga Award 2017, New­co­mer Award (finalist) 
︎LuganoPhotoDays, mobile contest (nominated)

Exhibitions and screenings (selected):

︎SELECTED WORKS: LUMIX FESTIVAL für jungen Bildjournalismus, f3 Galerie Berlin
︎World Press Photo ´20, Willy Brandt Haus Berlin
︎Lumix Festival (Hanover, DE)
︎World Press Photo ´20, De Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam
︎Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition, Somerset House, London
︎“Feature Shoot”, Aperture Gallery New York, US

︎“wandering home”, group exhibition, Hochschule Darmstadt, DE
︎“INCONDITION“ group exhibition, Fotofestival f2, Dortmund, DE
︎“Les rencontres de la photographie”, screening, Marrakech, MA
︎Winners & Nominees - Felix Schoeller Award, Kulturgeschichtliches Museum Osnabrück, DE
︎“Der neue BFF Förderpreis” group exhibition, Regierungspräsidium Karlsruhe, DE
︎“DOCKS-encounters”, group exhibition, Künstlerhaus Dortmund, DE
︎ ”wandering home“, group exhibition with Goethe Institut Amman, JO
︎“Fading Flamignos”, screening, Rencontres d’Arles, FR
︎“identity courage love”, group Exhibition, Düsseldorf Photoweekend, DE
︎“re:vue”, l’atelier cinq, Arles, FR
︎“Two cities Project“, group exhibition, Tehran, IR
︎“Der neue BFF Förderpreis”, group exhibition, Umweltfotofestival Horizonte Zingst, DE

︎“Odessa/Batumi Photo Days – Territory and Space”, Museum of Modern Art Batumi, GE

Publications (selected):

DIE ZEIT, Zeit Online, 11 Freunde, chrismon, WePresent (WeTransfer), WDR, Spiegel Kultur, P3 Publico, NPR - National Public Radio, Lufthansa Woman World Magazin, Topos magazin,, Photonews, Pellicola MagazinHuck Magazine, Nido, Ostpol-Magzin, Voltaire Magazine, Further - Fotobus, KULTURAUSTAUSCH–Zeitschrift für internationale Perspektiven, emerge–Magazin für jungen Fototjournalismus, FOTOGRAFPHIE, FotoRoom, BFF-Förderpreis Magazin, EssPress, ProfiFoto, Fotomagazin, Werkbuchs “Aktiv gegen Armut im Alter”, Landesseniorenvertretung NRW

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