1972
Born in Sibiu, Romania
1986
Escapes from Romania and relocates in Aachen
1993-1999
Studies German Philology and Mathematics at the RWTH Aachen University 2001
2001
Moves to Berlin and begins her career as independent photographer
since 2006
Teaches photography at the Art University Weißensee Berlin, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen, Ostkreuzschule Berlin, Goethe Institute, Hartford Art University
2006
Commission for Richard Serra's exhibition catalogue Richard Serra Sculpture: Forty Years, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
2011
Birth of the daughter Alma Maria
since 2017
Member of the German Academy of Photography

Awards

2020
Awarded the City Ludwigsburg stipend for the realization of a project and a solo exhibition in the Ludwigsburg Museum
2018
Shortlisted at Nannen Price in the category Staged Photography with Pinstripe
2016
Lead Award in the category "Portrait" for beyond
2015
Finalist in the category "Free Conceptual Work" of the Felix Schöller Photography with beyond
2013
Awarded the Grenzgänger stipend by the Robert Bosch Stiftung for the series beautiful
2012
Wins the photography competition Foreign of the Reisebank Frankfurt a. M.
Awarded the City Ludwigsburg stipend for the realization of a project and a solo exhibition in the Museum Ludwigsburg
2011
beyond comes into the selection of the Deutscher Fotobuchpreis
2010
Selected to be shown at the New Positions booth at Art Cologne for the work beyond
2008
Under Ground comes into the selection of the Deutscher Fotobuchpreis
2007
Awarded Nomos Glashütte / SA stipend for the piece Glashütte
2006
Awarded the VG Bild-Kunst stipend for the project beautiful

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)

2021
Immergrün, Ludwigsburg Museum
beautiful, Suermondt Ludwig Museum
2018
Greed Fear Love, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin (catalogue)
2017
Nadelstreifen, DZ Bank, Frankfurt a. M.
2016
Pinstripe, Podbielski Contemporary, Berlin (catalogue)
Portraits, Raum für Kunst, Aachen (catalogue)
2014
The Presentation, Podbielski Contemporary, Berlin (catalogue)
2012
Blossom Time, Ludwigsburg Museum
2010
Männer, Baukunst Gallery, Cologne
About Love, Schloss Neuhardenberg, Neuhardenberg
beyond, Museum Neukölln, Berlin
2009
Portraits, Gallery Tengri Umai, Almaty, Kazakhstan
2008
About Men, Anna Augstein Fine Arts, Berlin
Under Ground, Museum for Communication, Berlin
2007
Under Ground, Gallery Celentano, Munich
2006
Under Ground, Galeria de Arta a Muzeului Brukenthal, Sibiu, Romania
2005
Under Ground, Gallery Camera Work, Hamburg
2004
Romanian Faces, Institute for Romanistik, Humboldt University, Berlin
2003
Romanian Faces, Romanian Cultural Institute "Titu Maiorescu", Berlin
Behind the Curtain, Stadtmuseum Münster (catalogue)

Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2020
Street Life Photography, Museum Winterthur, Wien
Sky / Heaven, Guardini Galerie, Berlin
100 Years Great Berlin, Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin
2019
1000 Wirklichkeiten - 100 Jahre GDL/DFA, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
Street Life Photography, Kunst Haus Wien, Wien (catalogue)
2018
transformare, Guardini Galerie, Berlin
Wedding Dreams, Museum Europäischer Kulturen, Berlin (catalogue)
Street Life Photography, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg (catalogue)
Loredana Nemes and Ingar Krauss, Photohaus Paris-Berlin, Arles
Bittersweet Bird of Youth, Schacher-Raum, Stuttgart
Gender and Violence, Militärhistorisches Museum, Dresden
2017
Weltenwanderer, Kunstmuseum Mühlheim (catalogue)
2016
My Abstract World, me Collector's Room, Olbricht Foundation, Berlin
Kopf und Kragen, Galerie der Stadt Backnang
beyond, 3rd Documentary Photography Days, Istanbul
2015
This is us. Portraitphotography 1996 - 2013, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
HeimatX, Wiesbadener Fototage, Kunsthaus und Frauenmuseum Wiesbaden (catalogue)
Naturzeichenzeichnen, Alfred-Ehrhardt-Stiftung, Berlin
I look at the Window, Kommunale Galerie, Berlin
2014
Dekalog III, Guardini Galerie, Berlin
Oxfordshire Artweeks, Cropredy, UK
Landschaft im Decolleté, Opelvillen, Rüsselsheim
Mannsbilder, DZ Bank Art Foyer, Frankfurt a. M. (catalogue)
Heimat, NRW Forum, Düsseldorf
2013
Loredana Nemes & Winter / Hoerbelt, Gallery Anita Beckers, Frankfurt a. M.
Transistations, Kraftwerk, Autostadt Wolfsburg
2012
Religion and Rituals, DZ Bank Art Foyer, Frankfurt a. M. (catalogue)
Foreign, DZ Bank, Frankfurt a. M.
2011
Oxfordshire Artweeks, Cropredy, UK
2010
Schwarzweiß, Gallery Robert Morat, Hamburg
beyond, Art Cologne, Special booth New Positions, Cologne (catalogue)
100 Artists - 100 Images, Gallery Carlshorst, Berlin
beyond, Voies Off Festival, Arles
2009
Beer, Backes, Hoessler, Lehmann, Nemes, Wirtz, Loftgallery, Berlin
Report. Cartier-Bresson, Bergemann, Nemes, Baukunst Gallery, Cologne
Wandung, Gallery Forum Amalienpark, Berlin
2008
Love Affair, Anna Augstein Fine Arts, Berlin
Tickle Attack, Backlight - Triennale für Fotografie, Tampere (catalogue)
2007
Under Ground, Gallery Ruhnke, Potsdam (with Gisela von Bruchhausen)
2006
Zirkus, Gallery Carlshorst, Berlin Cross Over, Gallery Ruhnke, Potsdam
Cross Over, Galerie Ruhnke, Potsdam
2005
Circus in Berlin, Museum Ephraim-Palais, Berlin (catalogue)
Deutschlandbilder, Wiesbadener Fototage (catalogue)

Collections (Selection)

Folkwang Museum, Essen
Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
City Museum Berlin,
DZ Bank Art Collection, Frankfurt
Adiko Bank, Wien
Museum for Communication, Berlin
City Museum Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg
Cleveland Clinic Art Collection
GSW, Berlin
Investitionsbank Art Collection, Berlin
Camera Work AG, Berlin
Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin
Nomos Glashütte/ SA
Museum für Kunst & Gewerbe, Hamburg
Collection Regard, Berlin
Richard Serra, New York
Olbricht Collection, Berlin
Collection Fricke, Bonn

Works / Series

2020
Immergrün
2019-2021
Greytree and Skysea
2017-2018
23197
2017-2018
Ocna. Closer Scrutiny
2014-2017
Greed
2015-2016
Pinstripe
2014
The Presentation
2012
Blossom Time
2011
Distorsions
2008-2010
beyond
2006-2008
About Love
2007
Glashütte
2006
Richard Serra Sculpture
2003-2013
beautiful
2005-2006
Under Ground
2003
Vietnam
2001-2003
Behind the Curtain

Publications (Selection)

2021
Loredana Nemes: Immergrün, Ludwigsburg Museum
2018
Loredana Nemes: Greed Fear Love, Hartmann Projects, Stuttgart
Street Life Photography, Kehrer Verlag, Hamburg
2017
Loredana Nemes: Pinstripe, DZ Bank, Frankfurt a. M.
2016
Loredana Nemes: Portraits, published by Raum für Kunst, Aachen
2014
Faces, published and curated by Peter Weiermair, Grafiche dell'Artiere, Bologna
2013
Loredana Nemes: beautiful, Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern
2011
Unscharf. Nach Gerhard Richter, Publisher Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern
2010
Loredana Nemes: beyond,Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern
2007
Richard Serra Sculpture. Forty Years, Exhibition catalogue Museum of Modern Art, New York
Loredana Nemes: Under Ground, ConferencePoint, Hamburg
2003
Loredana Nemes: Behind the Curtain (self-publication), Berlin