Katrin Koenning is a German-born, Melbourne-based photographer with a particular interest in narrative, movement and place. She regularly exhibits both nationally and internationally, including at festivals such as the New York Photo Festival, Noorderlicht, FORMAT, Voies Off, HeadOn and others.
Katrin’s work has been published in Photographers’ Sketchbooks, Hijacked III, The Guardian, The New York Times, GUP Magazine and Der Spiegel amongst others. She has won a number of awards including the 2014 Bowness Photography Prize People’s Choice Award, Australia’s Top Emerging Documentary Photographer (2011), and the 2012 JGS Award by the Forward Thinking Museum.
Katrin is a former Editor of the Australian PhotoJournalist Magazine and a curatorial adviser for Wallflower Photomedia Gallery, Mildura. She is a lecturer at Photography Studies College, Melbourne.
Text and images © Katrin Koenning