Hahnemühle is pleased to announce two events in the world’s most vibrant creative metropole Berlin. The first Paper Art Award will be presented at art fair paper positions berlin on 19 August 2021 and Hahnemühle is collaborating with Leica and White Wall at Berlin Photo Week at the end of August 2021.
The Paper Art Award is a new award for outstanding sculptural visual paper art. With an amount of 36,000€, it is the most highly endowed paper art award focusing on paper as a creative material awarded by Hahnemühle, d’mage and Canon. The three partners have been cooperating and committed to sculptural paper art since 2017. As a result, the summer ateliers Paper Residency ! under the direction of d’mage have evolved. Inspired by the results from several paper residencies and how works of art from the residencies were received at paper positions 2020, the concept of a joint Paper Art Award and a paper art museum Haus des Papiers (House of Paper) in Berlin was formed.
Hahnemühle is holding a weekend at the Haus des Papiers dedicated entirely to paper to celebrate the very first Paper Art Award August 20 – 22, 2021. Visitors can print their images on the new Hahnemühle Premium Photo Papers for Drylab Kiosk Systems, learn more about paper raw materials, manufacturing and processing at Germany´s oldest artist paper mill and will have the possibility to get Hahnemühle products at the factory sale.
A week later, from 27.08. – 03.09.2021, the Berlin Photo Week will take place at the main location Haubentaucher. Over the weekend of 27.08. – 29.08.2021 Hahnemühle will be present at the Leica booth as exclusive paper partner. Hahnemühle´s printing experts will be available on the spot and presenting Hahnemühle’s Digital FineArt inkjet papers. Photographers and photo enthusiasts can print their own image in A4 at the Leica booth or test the new Hahnemühle Premium Photo Paper for Drylab Kiosk Systems in the Haus des Papiers. This event is powered by Hahnemühle´s partners Leica and WhiteWall.
The locations and dates:
20.08. – 22.08. 2021 @Haus des Papiers, Seydelstrasse 30, 10117 Berlin, U2 Spittelmarkt
27.08. – 29.08. 2021 @Leica booth Berlin Photo Week Haubentaucher,
Revaler Str. 99, 10245 Berlin, U1/3 + S-Bahn Warschauer Straße and Haus des Papiers
Hahnemühle is considered the inventor of Digital FineArt papers for inkjet printing. As a pioneer, the oldest German artist paper manufactory has been refining its real artist papers for photography and art reproductions for more than 15 years.
The papers – manufactured for more than 430 years with characteristic craftsmanship – receive a special coating, without influencing the noble haptics of the papers. This inkjet coating allows prints with pin-sharp details, in both rich colour and deep blacks. All papers have excellent aging resistance. The Hahnemühle Digital FineArt Collection offers more than 20 different papers, while the Hahnemühle Photo Range is comprised of eight media.
All papers and life science solutions have class–leading quality attributes and excellent ageing resistance. Hahnemühle has a worldwide reputation as a ‘Brand of the Century’ among photopgraphers, artists, museums, galleries and collectors. Products are available in more than 130 countries worldwide.
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