PETER BRAUNHOLZ
ARTIST & MUSICIAN

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PETER BRAUNHOLZ

Peter Braunholz (b. 1963) studied Music as well as German Philology and Film History and Theory. After working as live and studio musician (with Patricia Kaas a. o.), composer and music producer, he was a freelance author, graphic designer, and photographer for industrial firms (Google, Hoechst, Mercedes, Porsche, Stollwerck a.o.) and publishers, including Societäts-Verlag (F.A.Z.). Since 1999, he has concentrated on photographic art. His award-winning work has been shown worldwide including Musée du Louvre Paris, Arsenale di Venezia and other major art institutions. In 2018 he has been awarded as International Architecture Photographer of the Year. In 2019, he resumed working on music projects, on which you will find more information here.

Peter lives in Kronberg, a suburb of Frankfurt am Main/Germany, and in Bad Hofgastein/Austria.

WORK

PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST

Photographic Art, Exhibitions, Lectures and Workshops in german and english language

Portfolio Reviews, Lectures and Workshops at
Luxun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang (CN)
High Schools, Frankfurt/Main (DE)
Youth Organisations, Frankfurt/Main (DE)
and in art spaces

2010-2014
Member of the board of trustees and
Curator at Abisag-Tüllmann-Stiftung
Jury member Abisag-Tüllmann-Preis

2013 Artist-in-Residence Huantie Times Art Museum Beijing
(April-June, incl. Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou and Shenyang)
incl. lecturer and portfolio reviewer at Luxun Academy of Fine Arts Shenyang

2019 Resident at Kunst Haus Wien - Museum Hundertwasser
Hundertwasser Appartment

Work stays in USA, China, New Zealand, Nepal, Singapur, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Lithuania, Latvia, Hungary, Greece, Andorra, Slovenia, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Estonia, Italy, France, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, England, Ireland, Scotland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Bulgaria, Albania, Portugal, Switzerland, Poland, Czech Republik, Montenegro, Slovakia, Romania and Austria.

1978-1993 and since 2015 Musician (Piano, Guitar, E-Bass, Percussion) and Music Producer

TECHNIQUE

Peter works with medium format cameras by Fujifilm and exclusively uses fine art papers by german manufacturer Hahnemühle. His works are printed in highest quality with archive pigments on Epson 11880 printer.

COLLECTIONS

Mezzanin Stiftung für Kunst Liechtenstein
Huantie Times Art Museum Beijing (CN)
Huaxia Art Museum Zhengzhou (CN)
Italian Cultural Association MoCA (IT)
Kunstverein Germersheim (DE)
Kali+Salz Aktiengesellschaft (DE)
Scimus Consulting GmbH (DE)
Fides GmbH (DE)

and additional collections of companies
as well as numerous renowned private collectors

MUSICIAN

1968-1975
Classical piano education

1978-82
Acoustic and electric guitar
Electric Bass
Electric Pianos & Synthesizers
Student Jazzrockband New York Cake
Soulband Souled Out (with Ronnie Williams, Daniel Guggenheim a. o.)
Rocksoulband Floy (with Christian Felke, Dieter Steinmann, Heike Vieweg a. o.)
Tour guest from Funkrockband Mother's Finest
Endorser for Dynacord (Workshop Tour with Nippy Noya a. o.)

1982-1993
Study stay at Musicians Institute Los Angeles (USA)
Live & Studio Musician (Keyboards, Guitar, Electric Bass)
TV Shows (f.e. with Patricia Kaas at Harald Schmidt/ZDF)
Recording engineer & producer (DMC Studios Rüsselsheim, Bauer Studios Ludwigsburg)
Production assistant (f. e. Aziza Zadeh, Anna Maria Kaufmann, Elena Kamburova a. m. o.)
In association with Ingo Werner/DMC:
Producer of CD "Kiran" by Ramamani & The Karnataka College of Percussion, Bangalore (IND)

2017-2020
Live performances with Piano, Electric Bass and Acoustic Guitar at
Heyne Kunst Fabrik, Offenbach (D)
Kunstverein Germersheim (D)
Johann-Wolfgang v. Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main (D)
Jazz im Sägewerk, Bad Hofgastein (A)
Kunst Haus Wien – Museum Hundertwasser, Wien (A)

Building own digital recording and mastering studio
Working on compositions and recordings for several music projects including renowned jazz musicians

AUTHOR, DESIGNER AND COMMISSIONED PHOTOGRAPHER

1993-2009

Work as author and graphic designer for
Bilfinger Berger, Daimler-Benz, De Beukelaer, Deutsche Telekom, Infraserv Höchst, Porsche, Schloss Wachenheim, Societäts-Verlag (F. A. Z.), Stollwerck a. m. o.

Work as photographer for
Infraserv Höchst (Industrial photography)
Societäts-Verlag (F. A. Z. | Book photographer)
Deutsche Presse Agentur dpa
Advertising agencies

 
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Arsenale di Venezia

Exhibition 2015