Tina Berning & Michelangelo Di Battista
Tina Berning (*1969) is known for her versatility and uncompromising artistic sensitivity. Her work has been published in publications such as »The New York Times«, »Vogue« and »Architectural Digest«. It is her changeability and her artistically awareness that makes the German to one of the most successful illustrators. Selected work of the award-winning artist has already been shown in solo exhibitions, among others, in the USA, Germany, Japan and the Netherlands.
Michelangelo Di Battista studied photography and communication in Milan and the Visual Art School in New York. He started his career as a fashion photographer in Milan and for the past two decades he has been working for the most important brands in fashion and beauty industry. Today, Michelangelo Di Battista is a highly esteemed and internationally successful fashion photographer. According to the self-image of the artist, he is always looking for new ways and opportunities to get past the given medial barriers thus to rise above the classic subject of fashion photography. The visionary photographer accomplishes this, among others, with interdisciplinary cooperations.
Tina Berning & Michelangelo Di Battista blur the boundaries between photography, drawing, painting and even art handicraft. Ignoring the computer’s possibilities for manipulation, they combine their fields of work anachronistically in an analogue way: Michelangelo Di Battista’s photographic works are complemented by Tina Berning’s applications, comments, and paintings.
Tina Berning & Michelangelo Di Battista are exclusively represented by CAMERA WORK worldwide
2017 · Museum Fotografiska (Stockholm)
2017 · CWC GALLERY (Berlin)
2010 · CAMERA WORK (Berlin)