Christoph Bangert

17.06.2013 in20:41 in Documentary -->


Christoph Bangert studied photography at the Fachhochschule Dortmund and at the International Center of Photography, New York. In 2002 he shipped an old green Land Rover from Germany to Buenos Aires and in six months, drove from Argentina, 22,000 miles to New York City. The pictures he took on this trip were published in his first book titled Travel Notes. (powerHouse 2007. He has worked in Palestine, Japan, Chad/Darfur, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Pakistan, the US, Lebanon, Nigeria, Zimbabwe and Iraq, where he spent about nine months in 2005 and 2006 on assignment for the New York Times. His work from that period is collected in IRAQ: The Space Between (powerHouse 2007). His pictures have been published in Stern, Time, Newsweek, The New York Times Magazine, GEO, Der Spiegel, Courrier International, Neon, Days Japan, Neue Zurcher Zeitung and Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.