Biography

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2019 | European Architectural Photography Prize | © Stefan Blume


Daniel Müller Jansen

Daniel Müller Jansen is a German photographer and artist. He studied at the University of the Arts Bremen and completed his degree with honors under Prof. Peter Bialobrzeski in 2009. At this university, he was also supported by the founders‘ lab Professionals in the Arts. With a grant from Senator für Kultur Bremen, he realized together with other graduates the exhibition and book project KILL YOUR DARLINGS, which was exhibited at the Städtische Galerie Bremen and published by Kerber in 2011. From 2015 to 2016 he participated in a dialogue project to promote diversity in art at Lebenshilfe Braunschweig. In 2019, his third photographic series was awarded by the European Architectural Photography Prize and was exhibited at the German Museum of Architecture in Frankfurt. His work was further shown at Kunstraum Potsdam, Focke Museum Bremen, Kunstmuseum Bochum, and Kunsthaus Wiesbaden. He has presented his work at numerous festivals for photography, such as the F/STOP in Leipzig, Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie, and the London Festival of Photography. His works are included in first collections like Focke Museum Bremen, DAM – Deutsches Architekturmuseum in Frankfurt, Art Collection Emschergenossenschaft, and Städtische Galerie Bremen.

 

Awards and Grants

2020 | ART MATTERS by Gallery Biesenbach
Finalist

2019 | European Architectural Photography Prize
Highly Recommended

2017 | European Architectural Photography Prize
Commendation

2013 | European Architectural Photography Prize
Commendation

2012 | The London Festival of Photography Award
Finalist

2011 | Senator für Kultur Bremen
Grant

2010 | Best Portfolio | Deichtorhallen Hamburg
First Prize

2010 | Bridges Collection Emscher Future
Award winner

 

Solo and Dialog Exhibitions

2021 | building a beginning (with Petra Deta Weidemann)
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2018 | Still Hideous
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2016 | Schau Platz Stadt (with Susanne Lauer)
Galerie Geyso20 | Braunschweig

2015 | Cospeda – South Africa (with Sebastian Jung)
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2014 | Realities (with Georg Brückmann)
Gallery Queen Anne | Leipzig

2010 | there is me & there is you
Galerie Kulturreich | Hamburg

2009 | there is me & there is you
Galerie der Dechanatstraße | Bremen

 

Group Exhibitions (select)

2021 | Joyful Architecture
Deutsche Werkstätten Hellerau | Dresden

2020 | Joyful Architecture
Zentrum Baukultur Rheinland-Pfalz | Mainz

2020 | EU
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2020 | ART MATTERS
Gallery Biesenbach | Cologne

2019 | Walls Come Tumbling Down!
Gallery Chaussee 36 | Berlin

2019 | Joyful Architecture
Kasseler Architekturzentrum | Kassel

2019 | Grenzgang Fotokunst
Kunsthaus Wiesbaden | Wiesbadener Fototage | Wiesbaden

2019 | PALAS
Kraftwerk Bille | Hamburger Architektursommer | Hamburg

2019 | Joyful Architecture
DAM – Deutsches Architekturmuseum | Frankfurt

2019 | Borders / Grenzen
Deutsche Werkstätten Hellerau | Dresden

2018 | Borders / Grenzen
Kunstraum Potsdam | Potsdam

2018 | Borders / Grenzen
Zentrum Baukultur Rheinland-Pfalz | Mainz

2017 | Gesichter
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2017 | Borders / Grenzen
DAM – Deutsches Architekturmuseum | Frankfurt

2016 | Fotografie
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2015 | PIN UP !
Pavlov´s Dog Gallery | Berlin

2015 | Stadttraum – Traumstadt
Hoepfner Stiftung | Industrie- und Handelskammer | Karlsruhe

2015 | Gallery opening – Die Bilder, die ich rief
The Grass Is Greener Gallery | Leipzig

2014 | Focus of Attention
Estonian Museum of Architecture | Tallinn

2014 | Focus of Attention
Wissenschaftspark | Gelsenkirchen

2014 | Focus of Attention
Kasseler Architekturzentrum | Kassel

2013 | Afterimages
Gallery Queen Anne | Leipzig

2013 | Concrete Poetry – The Bridges Collection
Kunstmuseum Bochum | Bochum

2013 | Frühjahrsrundgang Spinnerei Galerien
Gallery Queen Anne | Leipzig

2013 | Focus of Attention
DAM – Deutsches Architekturmuseum | Frankfurt

2012 | Privatbesitz
Städtische Galerie Bremen | Bremen

2012 | Kill Your Darlings
Neues Kunstforum | Cologne

2012 | International Street Photography Award
London Festival of Photography | London

2012 | Visual Traces in the Restless Present
Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie | Darmstadt

2011 | Kill Your Darlings Edition
Galerie Robert Morat | Hamburg

2011 | Kill Your Darlings
Städtische Galerie Bremen | Bremen

2011 | Neuaufnahmen
Pixelprojekt Ruhrgebiet | Wissenschaftspark | Gelsenkirchen

2010 | Kill Your Darlings
Frankfurt Book Fair | Frankfurt

2010 | In the Hidden
Festival F/STOP | Leipzig

2010 | Us – Them
Bridges Fotoproject Emscher Future | Pumpwerk Evinger Bach | Dortmund

2009 | Manieren, Geschichten von Anstand und Sitte aus sieben Jahrhunderten
Focke Museum | Bremen

2009 | Sichtproben
Galerie des Westens | Bremen

2007 | Focus Periphery
Festival Photomeetings | Luxembourg

 

Collections

Deutsche Factoring Bank

Bridges Fotoproject Emscher Future – Art Collection Emschergenossenschaft

DAM – Deutsches Architekturmuseum Frankfurt

Focke Museum Bremen

Städtische Galerie Bremen

Universitätsbibliothek Bremen