Anne Müchler and Nico Schmitz live and work in Düsseldorf, Germany.

The work of Anne Müchler & Nico Schmitz has been shown internationally with recent exhibitions in Leiden (IPFL), Zagreb (Organ Vida), London (Seen Fifteen Gallery), Clervaux (cité de l'image), New York City (Photoville) and Arles (Les Rencontres d'Arles). Their long-term projects include documentary photography, sculpture-based photography and archival material. Their first artist book Encounter — Truth Construction was shortlisted at Kassel Dummy Book Award 2017, LUMA Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles 2017 and UNSEEN Dummy Award 2017.

Since 2018 Anne Müchler & Nico Schmitz have a teaching assignment for photography at Hochschule Düsseldorf, Peter Behrens School of Arts.

 
 

Group Exhibitions


 

17.05.—03.06.2018
Photobookfest, UNSEEN Dummy Award Exhibition, Moscow

07.04.—15.04.2018
International Photo Festival Leiden, Netherlands

21.10.2017
The Hague Museum of Photography, IPFL Selection

22.—24.09.2017
UNSEEN Dummy Award, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam

13.—24.09.2017
PHOTOVILLE, New York City

09.—30.09.2017
BURNING WITH PLEASURE, Seen Fifteen Gallery, London 

03.07.—24.09.2017
LUMA RENCONTRES Dummy Book Award Arles, l’Atelier Mécanique, Arles

01.—31.05.2017
THE LIBRARY PROJECT, Photo Ireland Festival, Dublin

05.05.—09.07.2017
FOTOGRAFIA EUROPEA, »Memory, Archive, Future«, Reggio Emilia

08.05.2016—17.05.2017
»PICTURALITÉ & GRAPHISME«, cité de l'image, Clervaux

2016 »REVELATIONS«, 
Organ Vida, International Photography Festival, Zagreb


2016 »MISZELLEN«,
Kunstverein Mischpoke e.V., Mönchengladbach


2015 »wir sind hier«,
bild.sprachen Galerie, Gelsenkirchen

2014 C.A.R., Contemporary Art Ruhr
Zollverein, SAANA, Essen

2013 »Concrete Poetry«, Kunstmuseum Bochum

2013 Düsseldorf Photography Weekend
Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Salon des Amateurs

2013 ADC Festival, Hamburg

2013 »Schauraum«, Diploma
University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund

2012—2013 »Fieldworks«, 
BRIDGES Fotoprojekt Berne Park, Bottrop

2012 »Sustain/Ability, Ideal und Plan« 
Kunstraum Notkirche, Essen

2011 »landscaping«, Clervaux, 
Luxemburg Europäischer Monat der Fotografie

2010 »ausstellen. bilder. räume. interventionen«, 
next1, Ruhr2010, Dortmund

2010 »Welten am Fluss/Süd«, Recklinghausen Süd

2010 »Permanently Temporary«, Düsseldorf

2009 »Strukturwandel«, Galerie Lichtblick
(Tina Schelhorn, Wolfgang Zurborn), Köln

2009 »Destroy/Create« Kokerei Zollverein, Essen
Sammlung Bridges, Fotoprojekt Emscher Zukunft

2008 4. Triennale der Photographie Hamburg

 

Education


 

2013 Anne Müchler & Nico Schmitz
Diploma Photographic Studies /  University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund

2004—2013 Nico Schmitz
Photographic Studies / University of Wuppertal / Bergische Universität Wuppertal & University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund

2004—2013 Anne Müchler
Photographic Studies / University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund