Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2017


Florian Fischer | Visual Artist

Florian Fischer, Photo: Jana Keuchel
Florian Fischer, Photo: Jana Keuchel
Born in Tübingen
Study visit at the Zurich University of the Arts
Diploma with a focus on photography at the FH Potsdam
2011 – 2012
Master class with Arno Fischer and Werner Mahler at the Ostkreuzschule Berlin
Study of image sciences at the Danube University Krems
2011 – 2016
Artistic employee at the Hochschule Harz
2015 – 2016
participates in the Werkleitz Media Masterclass Halle (Saale)
Lives and works in Halle (Saale)

Florian Fischer works artistically and documentary with photography and film. He studied visual communication, photography and image sciences. His diploma thesis "The Blue of the Sky" was awarded the Aenne-Biermann-Prize for German Contemporary Photography. Fischer was an artistic employee at the Harz University and completed the Werkleitz Media Master Class. In cooperation with Johannes Krell he produced the short film "Kaltes Tal", which was shown at international film festivals. "Kaltes Tal" was awarded with the German short film prize in gold.