Deutsche Boerse Photography Foundation

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Deutsche Boerse Photography Foundation
Founded 1999
Headquarters Frankfurt am Main
Products Collecting and exhibiting contemporary photography
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Deutsche Boerse Photography Foundation is a non-profit organisation devoted to collecting, exhibiting and promoting photographic art work. Deutsche Börse has compiled an international collection of contemporary photography comprising more than 1,800 works by around 120 international artists.

History

The foundation was created in 2015 by Deutsche Börse Group when the company started building its collection of contemporary photography starting in 1999. The collection was further expanded and now features works by 126 international artists comprising more than 1800 works.[1][2]

The collection and a changing exhibition program are open to the public.

Deutsche Boerse, with the Photographers' Gallery in London annually awards the renowned Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize.[3]

The foundation is especially focused on promoting young artists.

The foundation has produced several books featuring works of the collection.

Key People

References

  1. Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation opens jubilee year with the exhibition "We love Photography!". Deutsche Boerse.
  2. Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation. Deutsche Boerse.
  3. Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize. Deutsche Börse.