Hans Feurer

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Hans Feurer
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Born
Hanspeter Feurer
NationalitySwiss
Known forfashion photography
Websitewww.hansfeurer.com

Hans Feurer (born Hanspeter Feurer, 1939) is a Swiss fashion photographer. He currently lives in Zürich, Switzerland.

Biography[edit]

After studying art in Switzerland, Hans Feurer worked as a graphic artist, illustrator and art director for several advertising agencies in London. In 1966, after buying a Land Rover and leaving for Africa, he decided to embark as a professional photographer. He returned to London, rented a studio, and started working on his photographs. At the end of 1967,[1] Hans Feurer’s work was recognized and his professional career officially launched.[2]

Photography[edit]

In 1974, Feurer collaborated with Pirelli Calendar,[3] as well as with famous fashion magazine for their time, Deutsch Sven[4] and English Nova. Both magazines are no longer in print. 1983, Feurer had the opportunity to photograph a campaign for French luxury house, Kenzo with renowned model, Iman.[5] Hans is one of the most effectively marked photographers of his generation and is often requested by fashion magazines such as Vogue,[6] Elle, Numero and Another.[7]

Exhibitions[edit]

In 2013, publishing company Damiani Editore gave Feurer the opportunity to publish a photography book,[8] which ended up being the subject of an exhibition at the Parisian concept store, Colette, at the end of September 2013.[9] In January 2014, Rome fashion week invited him, as guest of honor, to display some of his photographs. In June 2014, Hans showed a collection of his work at the Moscow contemporary art gallery RuArts,[10] with the support of magazine Vogue in Russia.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Hans Feurer, preface by Gianni Jetzer and Olivier Saillard, under the artistic direction of Fabien Baron, ed. Damiani editore, 2013 (ISBN 978-8862082921), 192 pages

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hans Feurer | Vogue Paris". En.vogue.fr. 2015-03-02. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  2. ^ "Hans Feurer". Hans Feurer. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  3. ^ "Le calendrier Pirelli fête ses 50 ans à Paris". Pirelli.com. 2014-01-31. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  4. ^ "Modefotografie: "Es geht um Sinnlichkeit" | ZEIT ONLINE". Zeit.de. 2010-07-08. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  5. ^ "Hans Feurer looks back with Kenzo - Telegraph". Fashion.telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  6. ^ Frederique Renaut (2011-04-16). "Hans Feurer back in VOGUE Paris". Benjamin Kanarek Blog. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  7. ^ "Hans Feurer - Photographer Profile - Photos & latest news". Models.com. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  8. ^ Hans Feurer. "Hans Feurer | Trade edition Hans Feurer - 9788862082921". Damianieditore.com. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  9. ^ "Exposition : Hans Feurer célèbre la femme amazone - Elle". Elle.fr. 2013-09-26. Retrieved 2015-06-12.
  10. ^ "— Ruarts —". Ruarts.ru. Archived from the original on 2015-06-15. Retrieved 2015-06-12.