Joachim Schmid

 

Contemporary German Photography

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“For the last 25 years Joachim Schmid has challenged the traditional and prevailing idea of ‘art photography’. Instead, he has championed the importance of photographs that are produced and seen everyday; ranging from passport photos, to high street studio portraits, ID cards and, more recently, the Internet.” (this quote found on his site) Two reviews, covering the full range of appreciation of his work: one, two.