About the German photographer, Wolfgang BELLWINKELIn 1983 Wolfgang BELLWINKEL successfully completed his studies in communication design at the Folkwang University in Essen. Since 1989 he has been working as a freelance photographer, including commissioned work for SZ Magazin, Zeit Magazin, Stern, Allegra, Der Spiegel, Veba, Deutsche Börse, and since 2009 he has been a member of the photo agency 'laif'.
Photo books by Wolfgang BELLWINKEL'Bosnia' (1994); 'Architektur der Obdachlosigkeit' (2003, together with works by Boris MIKHAILOV, Ulrike MYRZIK/Manfred JARISCH, Dayanita SINGH, Wolfgang TILLMANS and John VINK); 'No Land called Home' (2013); 'Naypyidaw' (2018).
Awards1994: Award, German Photography Prize, Stuttgart
1995: Prize winner at the BFF competition for the best exam papers
1996: DAAD scholarship
2007: VG-BildKunst scholarship