vanessa_leissring


Vanessa Leissring is a Dortmund based photographer who runs her own studio.
Her work is influenced by music, art and design, but she finds her biggest inspiration in the people she meets and photographs.

Vanessa’s work has been published and exhibited internationally.


VITA

Vanessa Leissring

1979 born in Braunschweig

2001 study History of art at the University Heinrich Heine Duesseldorf 

2002 study Photography at the Dortmund University of Applied Sciences Dortmund

2006 lives and works in Berlin as an Photo Assistant

2008 Internship in London, Martin Parr

2008 Internship in London, Magnum Photos

2009 Degree in Photography – Diploma at the University of Applied Sciences Dortmund 

since 2009 works as an freelance Photographer with own studio in Dortmund


AWARDS

2007/08 Epson Art Photo Award 

2009 Epson Art Photo Award

2010 INTER-COOL 3.0

2011 Best Portfolio Award Deichtorhallen Hamburg

2012 PIC Stipendium

2012 Fotoforum Award


CLIENTS

Architektenkammer Nordrhein Westfalen

Auto Zürich

Brigitte Woman

DSW21

Djinns

Emscherkunst

Einzig Bikes

Energiegenossenschaft Rhein-Ruhr eG

FRAME Magazine

Gabriel

Heimatdesign

Henneke

Institut der Wirtschaftsprüfer

KALDEWEI

Le Grand

Luuka

Mens Health

Ministerium für Bauen, Wohnen, Stadtentwicklung und Verkehr d. Landes Nrw

Ministerium für Klimaschutz, Umwelt, Landwirtschaft, Natur- und Verbraucherschutz d. Landes Nrw

Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Energie, Industrie, Mittelstand und Handwerk NRW

Mx Bude

NRW.BANK

NRW.INVEST

NRW.URBAN

Schushi

Selfmade Records

SVD.49

Tagesanzeiger Ch

Tanzhaus Nrw 

Universal Music

VdW Rheinland Westfalen

Wallpaper* Magazine

We are yawn

WE MAKE THE HYPE Agency

Zilla Presseagentur


TEACHING

since 2015 University-Lecturer, Photography, Alanus-Hochschule für Kunst und Gesellschaft, Bonn-Alfter, Germany