About the Czech photographer, Jitka HANZLOVÁ (b. 1958 in Náchod)

Jitka HANZLOVÁ is a Czech photographic artist. In 1982 she fled from the former CSSR to the Federal Republic of Germany and in 1987 she began studying visual communication at the University of Essen with a focus on photography. In her entire work the autobiographical, memory and the question of identity play an important role. Jitka HANZLOVÁ lives in Essen.

Photo books by and on the works of Jitka HANZLOVÁ

'Rokytník' (1995, 1997); 'Vielsalm' (!999); 'Female' (2000); 'Bewohner' (1996, 2001); 'Forest' (2005); 'Catalog Fundación Mapfre (2012); 'Hier' (2013); 'Horse' (2016); 'Vanitas' (2018); ''Cotton Rose' (2019); Silences' (2020)


'Die ersten 30 Jahre - Photographie' presents the 'Schule Friedl Kubelka für künstlerische Photographie', the private school for photography in Austria, which is still influential. With photographs and an interview with the founder & the current director.
33,00 € *
Photo works by Bernd & Hilla BECHER, Joachim BROHM, Jitka HANZLOVÁ and Rudolf HOLTAPPEL 4 slipcased pb, approx. 28 x 28 x 3 cm., 240 pp., Black & white and color photographs, GERMAN text only
0,00 € *
This out-of-print catalog on the work of Jitka HANZLOVÁ gathers together her most important series from 1990 until those from the early 2020s. The photographs by the Czech photographer are equally captivating for their objectivity and their empathy.
from 78,00 € Weight 1.7 kg
Photo book 'Cotton Rose', is the result of a long-term project in a Japanese prefecture, where Jitka HANZLOVÁ visited people and ceremonies over two years. For her, the cotton rose is a symbol of the Japanese soul: fragile and persistent at the same time.
35,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
Linen bound HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 23 x 29 x 2 cm., 96 pp., color ills., Text language:
48,00 € *
In the images in the book 'Horse' Jitka HANZLOVÁ transmits the essence and instinctive qualities of those animals, because horses communicate through a clear body language - the act of photographing unites the dialogue between man & animal in its entirety
48,00 € *
The catalog volume brings together the most important works by Jitka HANZLOVÁ as well as insightful texts, thus bridging the gap between works such as 'Rokotnik' & 'inhabitant' from the 1990s to their most recent, contemplative series, 'Vanitas' & 'Water'
65,00 € *
Linen bound HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 19,5 x 26,5 x 1 cm., 40 pp., 12 color ills., bilingual text: English / German
78,00 € Weight 0.3 kg
This anthology contains 160 pictures by ninety female photographers to answer the question of whether there is a 'female gaze' in photography. The focus is on the four major subject areas of social reality, family, female body and virtual reality.
39,80 € * Weight 1.4 kg