Philipp Zechner

Philipp Zechner is a photographer interested in urbanity, man-made objects and the deeper implications of the seemingly ordinary: the visible world as a gateway to our imagination. His works have been shown and published internationally. Publications include, Tokio im Licht der Nacht, Berlin 2008, Frankfurter Nächte, Frankfurt 2013, and Tokyo Radiant, Ludwigshafen 2016.

In 2011, a series of infrastructural failings following the Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami triggered a radiation leak today known as the Fukushima nuclear accident, leading to the evacuation of around 200,000 people. By the time photographer Philipp Zechner visited the area 8 years later, restrictions were limited to parts of… Read more »